# How often should tile floors need to be replaced?

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If properly installed tile flooring can last a lifetime. Many of the current materials available today are a porcelain bodied tile that is very high on the hardness scale. The only reason to replace would be if the look of the tile is no longer in style but this is only on an aesthetic basis.
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# How often should a battery be replaced?

If you're talking about a car battery - every five years or so. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I have had vehicle batteries last for 3.8 years / dead cell /replaced under battery warranty 8 years / weak when the weather turned (MORE)

# How often should you replace a roof?

\n. \n Answer 1 \n. \nHow often you should replace a roof depends on the type of roof. \n. \nAccording to Bobsroofing.com, estimates based on different types of roofs are:\n. \nShake/Wood Shingles: 20-25 years\nComposition Shingless: 12-20 years\nRock Roofs: 12-15 years\nMetal Roofs: 50-75 (MORE)

# How often the rotor need to be replace?

Rotor . Some rotors can be resurfaced and it is cheaper. Most brake shops prefer you buy rotors because there is a money factor and time involved. The cost of resurfacing a rotor is around \$15.00 each. Rotors on some cars are as little as 25.00 each. Is that price difference worth safety? In m (MORE)

# How do you know how much tile you will need to buy for a kitchen floor?

Answer . \nSimple math. Measure the room in each direction. For example, if it is 12 feet long and 5 feet wide, the result of 12 X 5 = 60 square feet. You will want to add another ten to twenty percent for waste. So, by this example, you may need to figure 70 square feet and furnish that inf (MORE)

# How often should you replace your brakes?

\n. \n Answer \n. \nCheck your brakes every 6 months to see what type of wear and tear is happening. Of course if you hear a metal grinding or feel a shimmy in the front end have them checked at that time. Newer cars have sensors that indicate when brakes are bad. I usually have my brakes che (MORE)

# How often should brakes be replaced?

that depends on how often you drive. best way to determine if brakes need changing, is to look at brake fluid resevoir. if level is low, your linings are worn and either need replacing or renewing

# How often should tires be replaced?

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# How often should carpet be replaced?

Most carpet will wear out after 5 to 15 years depending on the initial quality.

# How do you replace broken floor tiles?

Tape around the old tile with gaffer tape to protect from any tool slipping. Use a mini grinder, cost Â£15 b&q, or hire for Â£8 a day hss hire. Carefully cut out the old grout, this takes a few minutes. Is very dusty, ensure room is well vented. Break out the cracked tile and remaining grout. Re (MORE)

# Do you need to seal your travertine tile floor?

Answer . YES natural stone is porous and will stain unless it is properly sealed. Aside from staining, not sealing any natural stone tile can lead to mold and mildew growth, and the porous surface will attract moisture. There are cleaners to help with stains and moisture problems, but they d (MORE)

# How should floor shower tile meet with floor drain?

tile should slope sightly down toward the drain and drain should be recessed slightly below the top of the tile

# How long does gypcrete need to cure before you can tile floor?

7 to 10 days. Method of testing: Duct tape plastic film to a 12"x12" place on the floor and if the plastic does not have any condensation and the concrete does not appear darker there after 24 hours, the concrete is dry enough. You can over spray it (seal it up), next day put flooring down.

# How many years should swimming pool tile last before needing to be replaced?

About 15-20 years, then they begin falling off. They can be re-attached initially, but will continue falling off over the years.

# Do you need to seal tile floors?

Yes.. If it is a ceramic or porcelain tile you only need to seal the grout.. If you have a natural stone or quarry you need to seal the tile and the grout.. Generally when you install natural stone, you seal the tile before you grout. Otherwise the colorant in the grout will seep into the tile.. (MORE)

# How often should you replace carpet?

Depending on the wear, tear, your carpet cleaning methods, and it's warranty, carpet should last aproximately 5 to 7 years.

# How do you find replacement floor tiles?

Google "replacement floor tiles". Example of what may be found: www.stonelocator.com. or google "floor tile replacements" Examples found: http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/skill-builder/0,,20057064,00.html

# You have 20 inch floor tile how much tile is needed for a 276 square feet?

I install ceramic tile professionally in the Opelika, AL area.. An accurate estimate would be 99.36 tiles, but you need to add in 10% waste for straight lay and 15% for diagonal. You also need to take into account the size of your grout lines 1/8" 1/4" 1/2".. My recommendation get 115 tiles figure (MORE)

# How often should you reseal travertine tile floors?

Depends on cleaning methods used after sealing. Strong cleaners may strip sealer or weaken them. You can test to see if the sealer is working by opening a bottle of water, fill the cap with some of the water and pour it on some of the areas you are concerned about. See if the water stays on top of t (MORE)

# Moira is going to tile the bathroom floor She knows that the smaller the tiles are the more tiles she will need to cover the floor?

The number of tiles needed to cover the floor is a function of the size of the tiles

# You have 12 inch floor tile how much tile is needed for 154 square feet?

154 floor tiles. A tile measuring 12 inches on each side is one square foot, hence 154 square feet.

# How often should you replace your retainer?

You should ask your dentist. You shouldn't need to replace your retainer at all unless it hurts, doesn't fit for some reason, or your orthodontist says to.

# How often should you replace your pillow?

I've heard you should replace your pillow when you can bend it in half without it bending back.

# How thick should a sub-floor be when installing ceramic tiles?

You need 1 1/4" of subfloor. Typically it is 3/4" of plywood or OSB and 1/2" of mudbase or cement board.

# What tool do you need to cut 2x2 floor ceramic tile?

If you are making straight cuts, there are tile cutters that score the surface and then snap the tile. . If you will be making any semi circles or cut outs, you will need a wet saw. Also a wet saw is much quicker.

# Should you put tile on the floor of your coat closet?

If the floor finish in the room that the closet opens from is tile, and the base of the closet is at floor level, having the same floor finish in the closet is attractive and makes it easy to clean.

# How do you Replace a toilet after you tile the floor?

With a deep floor flange Or a wax seal with a horn and extra long Brass floor flange bolts

# What should you use to clean your edwardian floor tiles?

That would depend on what they are made of?? can you be more informative on what the composition is??

# How long does concrete floor need to dry before tiling?

Concrete "Cures" instead of drying! In most cases a specification will call for 28 days as a Cure Period. During this cure time the intent is to maintain water inside the mix to allow for complete hydration of the key ingredient: Portland Cement! Complete hydration will result in the compressive str (MORE)

# How many 50cm2 tiles needed for a 3m x3m floor?

3m * 3m = 300cm * 300cm = 90000 cm 2 Number of 50 cm 2 tiles required = 90000/50 = 1800

# How many tiles would you need to tile a floor that is 10ft by 10ft?

You can't answer how many tile you need since the size of the tile wasn't provided in the question. You will need 100 square feet of tile to cover the area and 10 square feet extra for cuts, breaks, and mistakes. Buy 110 square feet of tile.

# Why is the tiles on the bottom of the shuttles floor need to be black?

The tiles do not have to be black, they just make it to be black.

# How do you know how mANY tiles you need to tile a floor that is 5500 sf with 16x16 tiles?

First find how many square INCHES each tile has. 12x12 tile = 144 sq in (12times12) 16x16 tile = 256 sq in (16times16) Then divide 256 by 144 to find out how many square feet a 16x16 tile has...= 1.7777.. Then divide 5500 sq ft to 1.7777777... and you get 3093 pieces of 16x16 tile to cover 5 (MORE)

# How much floor tile do you need for 110 sq ft with 12 x12 tiles?

You should buy 122 sq ft of tile. Since a 12" x 12" tile are 1 sq ft you will need 122.

# What bedroom color should you paint if you have green tiles flooring?

You could paint it black or make it green and black stripes or white and green stripes. or if you really love green paint it green or just keep it white well you don't have to listen to me ask a friend.

# Norman is replacing his kitchen floor with tiles that are 1 feet square His kitchen is 15 feet long and 12 feet wide How many tiles does he need?

To figure that out you simply multiply: 15ft x 12ft = 180ft 2 And divide: 180ft 2 / 1ft 2 = 180 Norman needs 180 tiles .

# How many tiles are needed to tile the floor of?

that question depends on how big your tiles are and how big your floor is

# How often should stents be replaced?

Stent replacement is recommended approximately every six months; more often in patients who form stones.

# How do you replace a cracked ceramic floor tile?

you will bust it up & remove & drop a new one in it's place.. That is the short answer. The grout will have to removed as well & breaking tile & flying grout can be dangerous on your eyes & ears, fingers & toes, so make sure you wear safety glasses, hearing protection & gloves & shoes are nice in th (MORE)

# How often should a thermostat be replaced?

The great majority of cars probably go to the auto salvage lots with their original thermostats intact, especially the very well engineered and built ones (and the Honda Civic qualifies). In short, the thermostat is a good example of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it". If the engine begins to overhea (MORE)

# How often should curtains be replaced?

There are a few different times when you should probably change your curtains. If you are updating your home, or a specific room, curtains are a relatively inexpensive way to make a statement in a room. If you are not updating, but would like a change in general then curtains are a great place to (MORE)

# How many tiles do you need for 28ft by 14 ft floor?

It depends on the size of the tile. You would need 392 12 x 12s. Get extra for breakage.

# Can you replace a tile floor with wood laminates withouth removing tile?

If you are installing a floating laminate floor, you can easily put it right over the tile.

# How thick should a sub floor be when installing marble tiles?

The sub floor should not be a problem if it hasn't been one for other reasons. What is most important is the installation of cement board over the sub floor to keep the tile and grout from cracking. Most marble tile used in residential buildings is not so heavy as to create weight issues.

# How often should you replace shocks?

Shocks are oil filled, so if you see oil on the shock body or drips on the ground, replace immieditly. Other than that, it's really hard to say since the way a shock dampens degrades slowly over time and is not noticed. Also, the type of vehicle and the way it's used will also contribute to the shoc (MORE)

# How many square feet of tile are need for flooring?

Measure the length and width of the room in feet. If the length and or width is not an even multiple of the size of the tiles, then move that measurement up to the next even multiple. For example, if you are using 12" tile, and the length is 56", then move it up to 60", because you will have to cut (MORE)

# How do you know how much tiles you need to tile a floor 6ft by 8ft with 12ft tiles?

Assuming you mean 12 square foot tiles and this is going to be a perfect fit: You need to find the area: A = w * h = 6 * 8 = 48 sq ft Divide the area (A) by the area of the tiles: 48 sq ft / 12 sq ft = 4 The answer is four tiles.

# Should you install ceramic floor or wall tiles first?

Having tiles untold bathrooms I always do the floor LAST this saves dropping tiles etc on to the nice new expensive tile. However, when tiling the walls first leave out the bottom row of wall tile (here you can place your straight edge datum, put in the floor tile then set that last row of wall tile (MORE)

# Where can one go to replace garage floor tiles?

There are a variety of retail locations and online stores that sell replacement garage floor tiles. Home Depot, Lowe's, and Amazon, for example, each sell this item.

# How many 20x20 porcelain floor tiles do you need for 660sf?

You will need 250 tiles. First, you must calculate how many square feet there are in each tile: 20" X 20" = 400 square inches per tile. One square foot = 144 square inches (12" X 12" = 144 square inches) So, 400 square inches per tile divided by 144 square inches per foot = 2.778. That means there (MORE)

# How many tiles needed to cover the floor?

The amount of tiles needed to cover a floor will depend on the sizeof the floor.