Tile Installation in Fort Myers

Different Types of Tile

  • Slate: a metamorphic rock
  • Faux wood: wood together with the durability of tile
  • Granite: type of igneous rock that is very dense and hard
  • Sandstone: earthy appeal and comes in a range of colours
  • Onyx: translucent, calciferous stone similar in makeup to marble
  • Terrazzo: composite material, consisting of marble, quartz, granite, glass, and other suitable chips
  • Quartzite: durable, non-slip, and attractive stone that’s one of the most popular choices of tile for the home
  • Ceramic: manufactured from clay materials that are quarried, prepared, and then formed into a mould
  • Marble: a highly durable stone that exists in almost every colour due to the variability of component minerals
  • Mosaic: Consisting of small tiles, often square, mosaic tiles are laid together to create a larger effect for a high visual impact
  • Travertine: a type of limestone that is a byproduct of natural artesian springs, hot springs, and caves from around the world

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Installation Options

Finished grout lines will vary from 1/16” to 3/16”. Using smaller grout will increase pricing and installation time. Grout helps keep your tiles in straight lines and prevent damage from the tiles rubbing against one another. Here are different installation options:

  • Windmill
  • Pinwheel
  • Diagonal Pattern
  • Chevron Pattern
  • Hexagon Pattern
  • Herringbone Pattern
  • Basketweave Pattern
  • Straight Lay Pattern
  • Running Bond/Brick Pattern

DIY vs Hiring a Contractor

DIY:If you are looking to install tile in your own home you are not required to obtain any permits or have a contractors license.

Hiring a Contractor:In Fort Myers, to have your tile done professionally, you will need to hire a Tile and Marble contractor.

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