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Walk Through a Granite Countertop Installation — Showroom to Finish
"granite installation and how to maximize your investment... Installing granite in your kitchen or bathroom is one of the best investments you... choosing and installing granite can be very confusing and misleading. I've done a lot of... granite installations and have learned how the process should work. Follow along here... granite be installed. The installers showed up unannounced a few days later with new... it was installed. It was not on it when we approved it. So the installers came back..."
How to Match Tile Heights for a Perfect Installation
"of your bathroom. Here's how to counter the differences... When installing two tiles from two different suppliers, often the thickness of each... how you install tile. I'm noticing many installers using less thin-set to install... great install - but if the installer does not get the required coverage under the... perimeter your install might fail. I have been seeing many pictures online of installers... tiles installed WITH an offset needs more time for installing. First, you have to..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... its off install the tiles level and a larger grout line between the counter top and... variables to installation...especially wavy unsquare walls, unlevel surfaces and outlets... these pre-installed tile backsplash murals. For thin grout lines, use unsanded grout... grey. We installed our new tiles 6 months ago and the grout color is just nor right... kept the bathroom vanity... PLEASE tell me that you at least got rid of the foundation..."
How to Install a Toilet in an Hour
Putting a new commode in a bathroom or powder room yourself saves plumber fees, and it's less scary than you might expect
"commode in a bathroom or powder room yourself saves plumber fees, and it's less scary than... way to install a toilet. He was gracious enough to let me photograph him while he... he installed a toilet recently, and he shared a few secrets that can make the job a... actually installing one. Hello I did not install this tile, but we are doing a job now... post on installing a wall-hung toilet, please? on a tile floor which is bound to cause..."
Ranch House Remodel: Installing the Interior Finishes
Renovation Diary, Part 5: Check in on a Florida remodel as the bamboo flooring is laid, the bathroom tiles are set and more
"laid, the bathroom tiles are set and more... the last installment of our Florida ranch house renovation diary, the interior construction... walls, installing new electrical devices, relocating plumbing lines for the new fixture... in, we installed all-new drywall throughout. Once the drywall was up and primed,... guest bathroom, you can never go wrong with marble! Did you coat the concrete with... labour to install but I'm sure there are other factors involved. Cheers, and looking..."
Finishing Touches: Pro Tricks for Installing Fixtures in Your Tile
Cracked tile, broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips
"fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips... fixtures are installed centered on a tile instead of on a grout joint. However, this involves... better bathrooms. There is a lot to learn - I've spent 20 years learning this process... failed installation. The more I work with Houzz on "Baby Steps" or "Fine detail"... intimidating bathroom reno project. (hopefully this summer.) Oh, John - I think I can read..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think
"urinal installed as well as a toilet in the main bathroom when she and her husband... share a bathroom with a stinky boy!! Great if you want that public bathroom look.... We installed a urinal in our basement bathroom last year and don't regret it one... school that installed waterless urinals. By 10 am you could smell the bathroom all the... bidet bathroom, never missing in the bathroom of the family. It is essential for..."
DIY: How to Install a Door
Homeowners who aren't afraid of nail guns can tackle their own pre-hung door project in a couple of hours
"Installing a door used to be a very challenging project, attempted by only the most... casing is installed and in most cases the doorknob hole has already been drilled. Essentially... the door installation for you. If you follow these steps, a homeowner who's good with... gun) can install a new door in less time than you'd think. Time: Around 2 hours for... overall if installed properly. also note to all the split jam installers, make sure to..."
Contractor Tips: How to Install Tile Flawlessly
"separate good installs from great installs. Remember, tile is for the long haul. These tips... that your installation looks great and stands the test of time. Lingo to know: Thinset:... glass tile install. The tiles were paper faced and the installer did not know how to install... tile to install, It's not excuse for a poor installation as shown but realize that... easy to install and looks amazing with glass tile is Starglass urethane grout. We buy..."
Contractor Tips: Choosing and Installing Doors
Picking a door involves more than just visual appeal. Here's what you need to know to make sure your doors and hardware last
"pick and install one that will make the cut. Below, find tips to help you select the... ertop Installation From Start to FinishHow to Install Tile FlawlesslyHow to Choose... temptation to install hollow-core doors. Although they look the same as solid-core doors... working. Installing building materials that will last is friendly to the environment... enter the bathroom when the door is closed. Doors often need to be undercut when a rug..."
Wood in the Bathroom? Absolutely!
Wet places and wood can be a match made in design heaven — see great examples and get tips for sealing and installing bathroom wood here
"sealing and installing bathroom wood here... go-to for bathroom surfaces. We see tile everywhere, from the bathroom at work to the... in the bathroom. The way it feels, sounds and even reflects light is wonderful. It... one's bathroom. Proper integration of wood can generate a very nice bathroom. For... in the bathroom? I have purchased a large vessel sink and I want to install it on... complete bathroom remodel and installed ceramic tiles. We could not be happier. Did..."
Will Cork Float for Your Bathroom Floor?
Get the facts on advantages, disadvantages, costs and installation to see if a cork bathroom floor is right for you
"costs and installation to see if a cork bathroom floor is right for you... for the bathroom floor: price, aesthetic, installation, maintenance, sustainability... choice for bathrooms. Although it's often used for its natural mildew resistance, there... for your bathroom. Could this sleek, environmentally friendly material work for you... We self-installed glue down cork tiles in our bathroom and followed up with 4 coats..."
So You Want a Bathroom Television
Whether you want to wash with soap operas or primp with prime time, these guidelines for installing a TV in the bathroom can help
"guidelines for installing a TV in the bathroom can help... TVs in bathrooms. Unlike the kitchen, which is usually the hub of household life,... gather, a bathroom seems to me as though it should be a private retreat and a haven from... in my bathroom so I got a tub in front of my tv. I live in a 480 sq ft 1 bedroom... bathtub. My bathroom will in no way accomodate a tub or it could but then there would be... behind our bathroom mirror so it was simple to use a two-way mirror to conceal the tv..."
Beadboard Panels Offer a Shortcut to a Classic Style
Traditional touch: Change up plain bathroom walls with beaded hardwood planks and trim you can install yourself
"plain bathroom walls with beaded hardwood planks and trim you can install yourself... small bathroom for a classic decorative finish that will protect our bathroom walls... chore to install, but you can get a similar look with beaded hardboard planks, and the... a bathroom, if not treated on all sides MDF swells. Can this be installed over old... in a bathroom. What is the wall color? Thanks @ Liz: It's always a good practice..."
Get Stone and Ceramic Surfaces Super Clean
Keep your kitchen or bathroom looking as good as on installation day with the right cleaning methods for counters and tiles
"kitchen or bathroom looking as good as on installation day with the right cleaning methods... contemplating installing a travertine side walk outside. how do you keep a black porcelain... sealing upon installation, so it's important to talk to your professional installer regarding... year of installation, it's recommended that you rub the soapstone surface with mineral... marble installer or home improvement specialist for a recommended marble poultice..."