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How to Lay a Porcelain Tile Kitchen Floor

DIY remodeling expert Paul Ryan lays a porcelain tile floor as the base for a new contemporary kitchen.

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Materials

  • eye protection
  • porcelain floor tiles
  • sanded grout
  • Portland-based thinset

Tools

  • gloves
  • mask
  • wheelbarrow
  • drill
  • pry bar
  • hammer
  • shovel
  • tape measure
  • chalk line
  • tile saw
  • wet saw
  • bucket
  • sponge
  • paddle mixer
  • float
  • dumpster
  • square-notched trowel

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Resources

  • Kitchen cabinetry (Merillat Classic in Portrait/color: Cherry Cider) from Merillat Industries