Synopses & Reviews
Ceramic and natural stone tile surfaces add both functionality and beauty and can be used effectively both inside and outside a home. Whether you're looking for something as simple as tile for a kitchen floor, bathroom shower stall, or a patio, tile options range from basic choices to fully customized and handmade decorative pieces that are works of art in and of themselves.
At first glance setting tile may seem like a big job, and some installations are, but success with most tile jobs is a matter of common sense, getting good advice, practicing techniques unfamiliar, and following the instructions. Guiding you through the tiling process from design to execution is what Tiling 1-2-3 is all about. On the following pages you'll find more than 80 step-by-step installation, repair, and maintenance projects for your home. Each project has been reviewed by the experts at The Home Depot (R) to ensure that it's accurate and easy to follow so you can get the job done right the first time. You'll also find plenty of tiling tips and good advice that will save you time and money, and make every job easier
Of course, some tiling jobs are best left to professionals, and it's important to understand that you should not attempt projects beyond your level of skill and experience until you're ready.
There's a great deal of personal satisfaction to be had in using tile for the surfaces in your home. You'll add beauty and value, and every time you sit on your patio or work at your kitchen counter you'll know you've done something that the whole family can enjoy.
Handle tiling projects easily with Tiling 1-2-3, published by The Home Depot (R) and Meredith (R) Books. This comprehensive resource features 80 tiling projects with step-by-step photos and easy-to-follow nstructions. Find plenty of tiling tips and advice from the pros to save time and money too. Ideas included for floors, walls, countertops, fireplaces, and custom decorating.
Add the long-lasting beauty of tile to any surface inside or outside your home with the help of 80 step-by-step projects in Tiling 1-2-3, published by The Home Depot (R) and Meredith Books (R).
A comprehensive do-it-yourself tiling book that includes planning, designing, selecting, installing, and repairing.
Table of Contents
Designing with Tile
More Tiling Projects
Maintenance and Repair