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Do It Yourself Basic Tile Projects and Repairs 101

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Do It Yourself Basic Tile Projects and Repairs 101

Learn how to design and do installation of tile in your home. Review of projects that are suitable for the handy person. The basics of ceramic tile cover the many materials that are available, their suitability for different applications and what is needed. Including review of some review of the relative costs for different grades of tile. The materials' details are analyzed to determine quantity, layout, patterns, and grout spacing. Details for projects involving floors are reviewed including the underlayment, any other conditions to be met for a successful project.
 
  • Gallery of Tile Projects
  • Ceramic Tile Basics, Floor Tile, Wall Tile, Types of Tile
  • Buying Tile & Tiling Materials
  • Cutting Tile and Safety
  • Materials & Tools
  • Materials: Levelers & Resurfacers, Tile Backer, Tile Membranes,Thinset Mortar, Grout
  • Tools for Removing Old Surfaces, Repairing Substrates, Installing Substrates
  • Tools for Layout, Cutting Tile, Setting & Grouting Tile
  • Floor Projects
  • Gallery of Flooring Tile Projects
  • Evaluating & Preparing Floors
  • Removing Floor Coverings
  • Removing Underlayment

Required Book
Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Ceramic Tile
ISBN # 978-1610590075


G. John Foggiato, PhD, has worked extensively in the semiconductor industry designing and overseeing installation of electrical systems. He has an extensive background in electrical systems including those in homes. He currently teaches a variety of software courses covering projects, 3D printing, and MS Office.

 

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Thu

Location
MP102

Instructor
John 

Tuition: 

$99.00

Materials Cost:

 $15.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
3/11/2020 - 3/12/2020 Weekly - Wed, Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Gilroy, MP102  Map John  ClassRoom

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