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How to Tile a Porch

Step-by-step directions for how to tile a screened-in porch from the planning stage to the polishing stage.

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Materials

  • tile
  • grout
  • grout sealant
  • mortar
  • razor blade
  • chalk
  • clear lacquer

Tools

  • level
  • carpenter's pencil
  • steel tape measure
  • grout float
  • notched trowel
  • margin trowel
  • hydra sponges
  • buckets
  • tile cutter
  • safety glasses
  • ear protection
  • dust mask
  • knee pads
  • spacers
  • wedges
  • 1/2" drill motor
  • mixing paddle
  • finishing trowel
  • rubber gloves
  • rubber mallet
  • beating block
  • chalk line

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