Taunton's Tiling Complete: Expert Advice from Start to Finish

Taunton's Tiling Complete: Expert Advice from Start to Finish

by Sandor Nagyszalanczy, Michael Schweit, Robin Nicholas
     
 

Written with the DIYer in mind, this all-encompassing manual takes a head-on approach to every home tiling situation—except those best left for the pros. Loaded with photos and laid out in an intuitive, accessible format, "Tiling Complete" makes it a snap for even the most hesitant of novices to get the job done right the first time. The authors begin with a

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Overview

Written with the DIYer in mind, this all-encompassing manual takes a head-on approach to every home tiling situation—except those best left for the pros. Loaded with photos and laid out in an intuitive, accessible format, "Tiling Complete" makes it a snap for even the most hesitant of novices to get the job done right the first time. The authors begin with a thoughtful introduction and move to tile styles and shapes, tools, preparation and installation, plus grouting, sealing and caulking. There is a complete project section and a stress-reducing chapter on Problems and Troubleshooting. Also included are tips on maintenance and repair so that the finished product will shine for years to come.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561588121
Publisher:
Taunton Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/08/2008
Series:
Taunton's Complete Series
Pages:
234
Sales rank:
610,561
Product dimensions:
9.18(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.61(d)

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Meet the Author

Michael Schweit has been a licensed tile contractor for more than 25 years. He has installed ceramic and stone tiles on a multitude of custom residential projects. Michael has gained an excellent reputation for executing technically challenging projects and for expert troubleshooting. He has apprenticed a number of tile setters to the challenging trade of tile and its craftsmanship. He is also a frequent technical advisor and consultant on projects involving tile restoration as well as tile job failures.

Robin Nicholas has worked as a professional in the tile industry for over two decades. She has worked as a tile installer, apprenticed employees, and served as a consultant. She is a member of the Tile Heritage Foundation, SAMA, and the Potters Council.

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