Almost every house has a bathroom, toilet and kitchen, it is finished using ceramic tiles, it's not easy to put it correctlyReally. It is necessary to use a special trim to make an internal corner and external corners when mounting the canvas. Only in this way can you achieve an excellent result and aesthetic appearance of the room.
- What types of trim are used to make corners for tiles
- Features of working with external and internal corner for tiles
- How to choose a tile angle
- How to correctly and accurately lay the tile in the corners
- Trimming tiles under 45 degrees( video)
What kinds of trims exist to make corners for tiles
In this case we are talking about special corners for tiles, which are easy to work with, and notYou will need to take a special course to learn how to use the subject.
Laying of tiles in the apartment can be carried out:
- With the help of a master;
- Master courses;
In any case, it requires compliance with technology and recommendations that will help to decorate the wall surfaces correctly and without flaws. It is worth noting that even specialists can have difficulties when it is required to join the angle of wall or floor tiles. Today, there are a number of devices that can significantly simplify the process of installing such cloths as tiles.
Corners for tiles are a long product that makes a perfectly flat joint on the tiles.
Also with the help of such devices, defects are removed on the canvas, if they were formed when cutting material. On average, the length of the corner is 250 cm. The docking bay allows you to finish the repair, making an even surface, and the room will look more elegant.
The tiled corner is divided into types, the choice of which depends on exactly which angle to make, in particular the inner or outer. It is worth noting that sometimes it is required to edging a corner, mostly external, where docking of such a tile as the Kabanchik is performed, on a strongly protruding corner. This is required for its hardening and will eliminate the formation of defects when subjected to mechanical action at the edges of the webs.
The greater the strength, the longer the service life, and therefore it is worth taking care of this at the stage of installation. In addition, if joints are made using a special corner, they will be safer, which is especially important if the house has children. In this case, you can prevent them from colliding with the sharp edges of the tile. According to the material, the trim for tiles can be metal and plastic. Also they are divided into horizontal and vertical.
Special features of work with external and internal corner for tiles
The angular layout of the tile should only be done with a corner, which must be level, high-quality and specially selected. Before installing tiles in a room, it is worth paying attention to the installation of which ceiling will be carried out. Depending on this, you can save on tile, as it will need less, and in addition, the corner should be set clearly to the ceiling mark. Trimming the tile is done before it is installed, especially if it's a metal canvas.
Now on sale it is possible to find trims:
- With various colors;
- Different in length;
- Different kind and configuration.
It is especially convenient to use colored products if you plan to lay out a colored tile covering. To choose the best shade, it is worth buying a corner with the material at once or simply taking a tile with you.
As already mentioned, the trim tile is external and external, as well as plastic and metal. The choice of such material is simply huge and with the choice of a suitable cloth there will be no problems. However, it is not rare for beginners in finishing work to encounter difficulties in buying corners. The difference between products is not too big, but everything is there.
The metal corner is more durable than plastic, and therefore the cost of metal canvas is slightly more expensive.
The tri-metal has other advantages and they consist in different colors. For example, modern designers consider it very stylish to install corners on tiles with chrome plated or gold plated. This is how you can not only decorate, but also transform the room.
How to choose a corner of a tile
Putting decorative plastic corners a lot easier. Cutting them is not difficult and you can use the most common tools, for example, a knife or even ordinary scissors. Select and put a plastic corner will not even be a professional, and the length of such a bar will be 250 cm. To be more precise, the canvas is made of polyvinyl chloride.
This is the cheapest and most practical option for the bathroom, because:
- He was not afraid of the fungus;
- It is worth it is not expensive;
- On its surface, bacteria do not accumulate or spread;
- He is not afraid of the impact of chemicals for cleaning the bathroom.
Making corner can be quite any material and do not worry about the fact that under it gets wet, and will cause mold, as facing the most tightly held, and all joints sealed by special trains. Some believe that sealing joints with a corner can not be carried out, but this error should be avoided, since it can bring a lot of problems. Installation does not require much effort and time, and in return, you can get a lot of benefits. In particular, increasing the life of the coating on the walls and floor in the bathroom.
to close the corners between the tiles need not just buy corner, and select it on the material, choose the color you want to get acquainted with how to fix it.
In general, the choice of a tiled corner is made with respect to the thickness of the canvasses mounted in the room. The sale comes with paintings, the thickness of which varies from 6-12 numbers. It is according to such data that the choice of material takes place. Specialists recommend choosing a corner under this number so that the thickness of the opening in the trim is 1 mm larger than that of the tile. Accordingly, if the tiling is performed at 9 mm thickness, then select Trim under 10.
number Before gluing the product, it must, of course, to buy and to choose the most competent. To be more precise, in order not to purchase surplus canvases, it is necessary to make an exact calculation of the length of the corners that need to be fixed. It is necessary to have in stock 1-2 spare trimes. Due to the fact that their cost is not too high, the stock does not require a strong financial outlay. Joints external and external must be calculated separately, so that by mistake one can not purchase all the corners of the same kind.
How to properly and carefully laying tile in the corners
process of laying tiles and corners requires compliance with technology, accuracy and maximum precision. Often, among the masters of the debate about how to finish the room. In other words, what needs to be done forwards, for example, to glue the tile or still install a corner, and then mount the tiles.
In addition, there is debate about how to check the smoothness of the laid out corner. In general, the process is carried out only through the building level, however, if you first establish a corner, and then lay the tile, then the evenness of the corner will be broken.
That's why it is considered an ideal technology to first lay out the tiles, and only then fit a corner for it.
There are corners that are not installed with the tile, but on top of it. Such corners differ from trim, and the method is considered to be the simplest, however it is only a lining, and not part of the masonry. When installing tiles, special attention should be given to marking and tile cutting, if adjustment is required.
From that, how much it will be professionally performed currently depends directly:
- term coating operation;
- Its aesthetics;
- Operational safety.
If required make a layout angle of 45 degrees, it is possible to use most conventional triangle, and it is desirable to recall some of the data of geometry to ensure accuracy of the calculations. It is not enough to check the evenness of putting some of the first row of tiles, as you need to constantly apply a level to correct knocked masonry that affect the appearance and installation of literacy. It is unlikely that a skewed masonry can satisfy the idea of finishing. Trimming
tile at 45 degrees( video)
Once made all the installation work and dry the solution, which was placed tile, which takes an average of 24 hours, the coating should begin to examine the presence of defects and defects. If they are not essential, for example, performs adhesive or slightly off area, then correct them is not too difficult. If you comply with the instructions for the work and do not violate the recommendations of experts, it is possible to install tiles and Trim right, nice and without missteps.