Wall Requirement
Wall Requirements
The wall should be strong and flat. Surface should be smooth.
The wall should not be waxed/painted.
Wall should be clean and dry if the tiling has to be done on plywood. The Surface of wall should be sealed with 50% volume mixture of PVA and water.
Tiles Preparation
Tiles Preparation
Mix the tiles from different cartons which will help in fine blending of shades.
Tiles Laying
Tiles Laying
Firstly, apply the high-quality ceramic adhesive on the wall and place the first tile on the corner.
Apply even pressure of the four corners of tiles to ensure sticking Fill the area of wall that can be filled with the tiles without cutting and leave it for at least 12 hours. Fill the rest of area with the measured and cut tiles.
Temping Process
Temping Process
To ensure the proper contact of tile with the wall, evenly tamp the tiles with a rubber mallet tamp.
Applying Grout
Applying Grout
On the next day, the grouting is done. Apply the grout diagonally between the tiles using a sponge to fill the gaps between the tiles. Clean and wipe the surplus grout with a sponge.