TILES CALCULATIONS FOR AREA
The size mentioned on boxes are approximate, please refer to dimension table for actual work size. Ensure to buy 10% extra tiles to cater cutting, and breaking etc. ITEM TONE & DIMENSION CODES
Always select the same item, tone and dimension code boxes for one selected area, which are mentioned in codes table of box as illustrated below
Tone code on tile boxes must be same for one selected area. Lay at least to five square meters tiles without adhesive to ensure the uniformity of tone, and it should be continuous process in succession for whole area to be tiled. Variation in tone is one of the inherent characteristics in box/boxes with different shades must be separated for use elsewhere in cutting or skirting. Such kind of variation does not fall in complaints.
Ensure that dimensions mentioned on tile boxes are same for one selected area.
The checking procedure is mention above.
While checking if one of more tiles appears different in dimension, these tiles should be readjusted with other tiles and keep rotating till its best adjustment.
Appropriate spacing at least 2-4mm is always recommended.
Dimension of one tile may vary to other, so these tiles must be installed with minimum 2-5mm gap the between them.
The substrates must be absorbent, leveled, and stable without cracks and already have completed the curing period, and should be free from debris, greases and wax etc. never lay tiles on freshly cemented surface. Cemented surface should be prepared 24-36 hours before laying the tiles.