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How to Install Tile Floors in a Bathroom

Host Paul Wilson demonstrates how to install tile floors in a bathroom. Here he shows how to cut the tiles, apply the thinset and start laying the tiles around the bathtub.

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Materials

  • razor blade
  • speed square

Tools

  • carpenter's pencil
  • steel tape measure
  • grout float
  • notched trowel
  • margin trowel
  • hydra sponges
  • 5-gallon bucket
  • tile cutter
  • safety glasses
  • ear protection
  • dust mask
  • knee pads
  • spacers
  • wedges
  • 1/2" drill motor
  • paddle mixer
  • rubber mallet
  • beating block
  • hammer
  • pry bar
  • level
  • caulking gun
  • backer board cutter
  • tile nippers

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