How to Replace Cracked Tile

Edina, MN. Bathroom Remodeling.

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I am Ryan Parker with Parker Home Renovations in New Braunfels, Texas in today I am going to teach you how to replace a cracked tile.

Many people have cracked tiles in their houses and usually the main cause is you get hairline cracks as the house settles in you get hairline cracks in the slab which tends to cracked tile. It’s usually nothing to be alarmed about. But today I am going to teach you how to fix that cracked tile if you need to.

You are going to need quite a few tools. The first thing you are actually going to need is you are going to need a grout scraper. This is to scratch out the grout joints around the tile so you can actually take it out. Then you are going to need a pry bar, you are going to need a hammer, you are going to need safety glasses. Make sure you wear safety glasses because when you are pulling out a tile or breaking a tile loose, it’s just like shavings of glass. It can get stuck in your eye and really cause a lot of damage. And you are also going to need a trowel to trowel the new Thin Set on. You are going to need a product called Thin Set that you can get at home improvement stores that sell tile stuff and you are going to need a type of grout also. You pick the color.

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