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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a tiler during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To set up an appointment or consultation with a tiler during the COVID-19 pandemic, start by conducting an online search for tilers in your area. Ask if the tiler can conduct a consultation through a video call instead of a traditional site visit to limit exposure. It’s also wise to confer about the current state of the pandemic and ensure that it’s safe to complete the project now. If not, discuss postponing for another time. 

How can I find out if a tiler is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To identify essential service providers during the pandemic, visit your city or state’s government website to find a list of recommendations.

A list of national recommendations can be found at CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 webpage. This service lists 16 different types of essential infrastructure sectors that are approved to continue operation during the pandemic. But note not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure. 

Does a tiler need to enter my home?

If the tiling job is located in your house, the tiler will need access to your home. The exception to this would be if the job was taking place in an outdoor area like a backyard.

If a tiler does need to enter your home, take strong precautions. Sanitize all surfaces, avoid being in the same room and conduct payment using digital platforms. Discuss a safety strategy with tilers in your area beforehand.

Can I use digital payments to pay for tile installation, replacement or repairs?

Digital payment platforms are popular in a wide range of service industries, and many tile installment, replacement and repair professionals now accept them. Common platforms include PayPal, Zelle, Google Pay, Venmo, Square Cash and more. 

Start with an online search for tile companies near you. Ask them if they accept digital payments and which types you can use. Then, put a strategy together to follow social distancing guidelines.

Do tilers offer remote or virtual services?

Because tiling is a manual, in-person job, it is not typically considered a remote project. But if you come across a profile that states the tile company is offering remote services, ask them what those services include.

What do you need to lay tile?

If you’re laying a new tile floor, you’ll likely need an assortment of tools and supplies, including (but not limited to):

  • Tile
  • Tile adhesive
  • Tile trim
  • Tile spacers
  • Underlayment
  • Sealer
  • Caulk
  • Level
  • Goggles
  • Gloves
  • Trowel
  • Carpenter’s square
  • Grout
  • Sponge
  • Tape measure
  • Etc.

If you don’t have all of the tools, equipment and skills necessary to lay tile in your home, consider hiring one of the best tile contractors in your area.

How long does it take to install backsplash?

The time it takes to install backsplash depends on the size of the area and the type of materials you’re using. But generally, it’ll take a few days to finish the project. Porcelain or ceramic tile may take less time than that, while very small glass tiles or complicated designs are likely to add time. 

Chat with the best tile specialists to find out how long it will take to install a backsplash in your home.

Does tile flooring increase home value?

Having a tile floor may increase your home’s value, but it might depend on the type of tile you install and the trends in the real estate market.

Chat with your realtor or a real estate expert to figure out what types of home repairs and remodeling projects you should tackle before you put your home on the market. It might make sense to add new tiles when renovating your kitchen or bathroom, for example. 

If you decide to include new tiling in your home remodeling project, contact the best tile installation pros near you to get free estimates.

Which is better: porcelain or ceramic tile?

Porcelain tiles are more durable and have a longer lifespan than ceramic tile. If you're installing flooring in an area with high traffic or lots of heavy furniture, porcelain tiles will look better for longer. They’re also very easy to clean and maintain. Porcelain is also very water-resistant and can hold up in places like bathrooms and rooms with jacuzzis, hot tubs, or swimming pools. 

But if the cost is your top priority, ceramic tiles are often more affordable. Ceramic tile prices start as low as $0.45 or $0.50 per square foot, and porcelain tile starts at $3 per square foot.

Reviews for Cary tiling professionals
Amy t.
Did an excellent job on the tile work. Slight issue unrelated to the tile work, and he handled very professionally and fairly.
Goubar Tile and MoreGoubar Tile and More
Adam O.
Outstanding job on the tile cleaning! Highly recommend.
JCM Cleaning Services & Carpet CleaningJCM Cleaning Services & Carpet Cleaning
Vikram P.
They did a great job with kitchen floor tile installation. Reasonable price.
“Shalom Tile”“Shalom Tile”
Manish G.
Leoncio completed the Bath Tub Tiles & Kitchen backsplash for me. For all my future ceramic tile projects, I plan to call him for the job because of his professionalism, responsiveness and value. He cares for his customer.
L&Z ceramic's floorsL&Z ceramic's floors
Janine W.
Luis showed up on time and completed our tile job in the time he said he would. His craftsmanship is great and met my high standards. We are very happy with our new bathroom floor tile.
Luis ZunigaLuis Zuniga
Thumbtack Customer
Great customer service and went above and beyond with the work he put in. I love my new tile, thank you!
MHI WorksMHI Works
Gayle S.
Nick helped me pick out the RIGHT tile for my kitchen backsplash. It is just gorgeous. Great to work with. Highly recommend.
A&N home improvementsA&N home improvements
Shawn B.
Mohammed did a great job installing our shower tile. Will definitely use him again when remodeling other parts of the house.
Goubar Tile and MoreGoubar Tile and More
Kuljeet S.
Leoncio and crew did a great job installing tiles in my newly constructed porch. They were done in couple of days and were very professional.
L&Z ceramic's floorsL&Z ceramic's floors
Norman W.
Alvin’s Team was very responsive to our bathroom remodel job. They were punctual on everything from our initial meeting until project completion on day 7. They took the necessary time to ensure every task was completed with extreme care and quality built to last. A few in process changes were accommodated without hesitation and with support to bring others on site to achieve desired outcomes in a timely manner. The tile setter (Danny) went above and beyond to provide total satisfaction including working over the weekend and on Memorial Day. The project included removal and replacement of all floor and wall tiles, adding several new fixtures and fixed glass shower wall. We are extremely pleased with the personal attention and improvements made by Ashia Tile & Marble in our master bath remodeling.
Ashia Tile, Marble & StoneAshia Tile, Marble & Stone
Salman h.
Me and wife are so pleased with the work done by Mohammad. He was very punctual, professional and project was completed on time. The area was cleaned after work and all the debris was removed. Highly recommend Goubar for all kinds of tile work. I actually asked him to give me an estimate for my bathroom.
Goubar Tile and MoreGoubar Tile and More
Daniel S.
We had a slate tiled accent wall done. Unfortunately the slate tiles, which were glued to a mesh backing, had glue that failed. What would have been a normal job turned into a disaster (see pics). Dan and Blake essentially put the wall up one piece at a time. They were awesome though, never complained about the situation and just told us “all that matters is that it’s exactly how you want it and it looks perfect.” You can tell that they are extremely detailed and perfectionist by nature, which is what you need for any type of contracting job. What could have been a terrible installation ended up being a perfect job. We’ll definitely use them again in the future for other jobs.
Maintenance ProsMaintenance Pros
Megan d.
We met with quite a few companies for our backsplash project but Alvin and his team won us over immediately with their attention to detail, and step by step breakdown of the process and cost. They were amazing to work with and the work was done quickly and the quality was top notch. We would recommend them to anyone and will definitely be using them in the future if we ever need tile work done!!
Ashia Tile, Marble & StoneAshia Tile, Marble & Stone
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