Plaster, glue and silicones
Preparation work is needed before tiling. The actual tiling consists of two phases: fixing on the tiles and grouting the spaces between. Tiles can be fixed on with glue our grout. For example, kitchen and bathroom tiles can be glued, but the seams must be grouted. In addition, silicone is required for sealing work.
Select grout and silicone colours that match the tiles and room.
A range of products is available for each tile type, size and location. The choice of tile also depends on the base: for example, you can choose white adhesive for glass tiles and white stone. Select grout and silicone colours that match the tiles and room.
Use our handy product catalogue, which gives material consumption estimates , to choose the right product.
Protecting and maintaining tiles and seams
When properly maintained, a tiled surface will last for years. See here for information on products for cleaning, protecting and maintaining tiles and seams.