Archive for February 22nd, 2011

Mosaic tiles

Mosaic tiles

Mosaic tiles can be made out of a variety of materials from glass to natural stone and may be supplied in a various shapes and sizes. The mosaics are supplied on sheets for easy fixing and these sheets are often | are frequently in 2 forms, with their face down on paper or face up on synthetic mesh.

 

If the mosaics are supplied on synthetic mesh, the mesh and mesh adhesive can’t cover more than 25% of the back of the tile otherwise it could affect final adhesion. Each one of these 2 forms demands a slightly different application technique.

 

 

Make Use Of The CORRECT Glues AND GROUTS

The outstanding visual characteristics of certain specialist tiles can frequently hide the truth that special care is going to be needed when fixing. Generally, the backs of specialist tiles can be quite dense or smooth thus and therefore greater grade glues are necessary to bond the tile sufficiently.