Setting Tile - Michael Byrne

Setting Tile

By Michael Byrne

  • Release Date: 1995-05-01
  • Genre: Lifestyle & Home


Now, thanks to new materials and techniques, it's easier for anyone to get professional-looking results every time! Master tilesetter Michael Byrne's fully updated book explains everything anyone needs to know about tiling in an easy-to-read format. With the help of real-life installations, he demonstrates floor, wall, countertop and bathroom techniques.
Byrne covers the many types of tile -- including natural stone. He explains tools, setting materials, preparation and layout. You'll also find detailed information on troubleshooting problems and making repairs. The traditional mortar-bed method is still covered, but easy-to-use backerboard and waterproofing membranes now get special attention. Byrne delivers all the basics tilesetters rely all the fresh ideas and innovative methods they need to do the job right.