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KStatefan 04-01-2013 11:27 AM

How much extra tile.
 
I am getting ready to order tile for my basement. The tiles are 6 X 24. How much extra should I order?

DannyT 04-01-2013 01:42 PM

it depends on how you are laying it. laying on a 45 degree angle uses more tile. normally 10-15 percent depending on how much you waste with bad cuts or mis-measuring.

KStatefan 04-01-2013 02:33 PM

Tile will not be going at 45 degree angles.

joecaption 04-01-2013 02:35 PM

Sure hope that floor is 100% flat. Asking for trouble with tiles that big.

KStatefan 04-01-2013 03:06 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by joecaption (Post 1150294)
Sure hope that floor is 100% flat. Asking for trouble with tiles that big.

If is is not I will just have to make it flat.


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