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Tiling a Foyer

Add elegance to a home entrance by installing a tile medallion in your foyer.

Materials

  • backer board
  • grout
  • tape
  • thin-set mix
  • thin-set mortar
  • grout sealant
  • 2" screws

Tools

  • dust mask
  • grout float
  • margin trowel
  • paintbrush
  • rubber gloves
  • safety glasses
  • sandpaper
  • sponge
  • carpenter's pencil
  • chalk line
  • hammer
  • razor knife
  • notched trowel
  • paddle mixer
  • pry bar
  • rubber mallet
  • shop vacuum
  • tape measure
  • tile cutter
  • broom
  • hydra sponges
  • beating block

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