When it comes to tiling you may think it is a good idea to save any additional costs and do the tiling work yourself. Surely it can’t be that hard? In fact, tiling is a job that to be done well, requires skill and experience. In this blog, we discuss why a DIY tile project may not be such a great idea and the reasons why bringing in a professional tiler would be a better option.
It’s not as expensive as you might think
Having spent money buying beautiful high-quality tiles, you may be tempted to save a bit of money and do the tiling yourself. However, this could end up being far more expensive than bringing in a professional tiler. By doing it yourself you are likely to break/damage more tiles and make more errors which will need fixing. Whereas a professional with years of experience, using their expertise will be able to do the job at a high quality in one go.
A professional tiler gives a professional finish
Having spent good money on good tiles, you run the risk of ruining the job and ending up with a low-quality finish by doing the tiling work yourself. A good tiler will not only have a wealth of experience but they will be accredited and may offer guarantees on their work. A professional tiler is able to make the most of those stunning Tile & Stone Gallery tiles that you have purchased, making sure that your tiles look as breathtaking in your home as they did in the showroom.
Saves you time and stress
When renovating your house it is difficult to find any spare time in the day. With all the planning that is required, alongside your usual daily chores and activities, it can be challenging to manage everything. By getting a professional tiler to do your tiling work it is one less thing you have to worry about. Tiling requires a number of additional materials which a professional will be experienced with and be able to tell you exactly what is required for your project. Tiling also requires a lot of specialist equipment, which a professional will already own. By employing a professional to carry out the job you will save the time and the unnecessary stress of having to hire equipment and educate yourself on the right materials needed to successfully complete your specific tiling project.
Visit your local showroom or contact us today for more info on professional tile fixers whose work is known to us and is of excellent quality. If you’re looking for the inspiration needed to make your dream home come true, visit our Inspiration page. If you’ve finished your project, we would love to see some photos, share them with us on Instagram at @tileandstoneuk.RETURN TO INSPIRATION