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Why is there white color on the side of some tile pieces?

Why is there white color on the side of some tile pieces?

This happens during production.The red and white colors cover the back and edges of the large sheet of glass before the glass sheet is cut into smaller stones.No problem, because the tile grout covers the space between the stones during laying.

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Installation of stainless steel, aluminum and copper mosaic tiles

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Installation of stainless steel, aluminum and copper mosaic tiles

Here you can learn the step-by-step process of installing stainless steel, aluminum and copper mosaic tiles. You too can create a beautiful new surface from modern metal tiles by following these simple instructions. The installation photos here show you how to install the mosaic tiles on a wall with a backsplash. You can also install tiles on the floor using the same procedure. The only difference is that different adhesives are used for floors and walls. PLEASE NOTE: This is a suggestion only and should be treated as such only. The publisher of this article is not liable for incorrect...

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Installation of a built-in sink

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Installation of a built-in sink

A built-in sink is one that sits on the worktop. These usually have built-in drainers, as pictured below.   You need: mounting clips sealing tape jigsaw screwdriver pencil   And this is how you do it: Place the sink upside down on the worktop in the desired location. Trace the outlines with a pencil. Draw another line about 10mm inside the outline. Now cut a hole in the countertop along this inner line. Stick the sealing tape along the bottom of the sink. Be careful not to crease. Now attach the clips to the sink in a horizontal position. These...

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Installation of metal and glass mosaic tiles

Installation of metal and glass mosaic tiles

This is a step-by-step guide to installing our stainless steel and glass mosaic wall tiles.Please note that these are indicative for informational purposes only.Tools and materials needed (available at most major hardware stores):- 5/32 inch or similar trowel for applying the glue.- A grout.- Sufficient stainless steel or glass mosaic tiles to cover the area.- Sufficient tile adhesive. Glass mosaic adhesive is compatible with our products. Do not use tile adhesive that contains quartz/silicone sand as this can scratch the surfaces.- Sufficient joint compound for the planned work area. Do not use grout that contains quartz/silicone sand as it can...

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This is how your stainless steel kitchen stays chic!

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This is how your stainless steel kitchen stays chic!

In almost all kitchens we find surfaces, appliance fronts, etc. made of stainless steel. As we know from experience, you can see every fingerprint and splash on the high-gloss and matte surfaces. How do you keep stainless steel clean and beautiful for a long time so that the kitchen stays chic? Standard household cleaning agents and proven home remediesA damp cloth helps with finger marks - preferably made of microfiber, if necessary with a little fat-dissolving washing-up liquid. For heavier soiling, use household cleaning milk that was developed for stainless steel care.With kitchen and appliance fronts made of brushed stainless...

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