High quality floor tilers can create stunning effects using floor tiles that are durable and tactile. With a wide range of protective and decorative finishes, they can be used on external and internal walls and floors to produce a long-lasting and cost-effective option for decorating dilemmas.

Laying Tiles

Tile installation might seem like a straightforward task, but you need to get your preparation right, and it can be hard when laying tiles to get them straight, especially if you’re not used to doing it. You could end up with a lopsided floor or wall and, additionally, you’ll need to buy tile cutting tools and other equipment to get a good finish.

Furthermore, there is prepping, types of mortar and grout, calculating the number of tiles you need, waterproofing systems, types of adhesive and other issues you will need to get to grips with.

Use a Professional Floor Tiler for Best Results

If you’re thinking of installing tiles in your home, it’s best to hire professional wall and floor tilers who are used to taking on large and small tiling projects. They will do a great job making sure everything is level and ensuring you have a professional, high-quality finish.

Floor Tiling Prep

When it comes to floor tiling, there is a very specific procedure involved. For all types of tiling, the first thing to do is to remove the old tiles, and sweep away any loose dirt.

Next, you should use a moisture meter to check the surrounding area for any moisture that may be present as a result of the previous tiles not being waterproofed, or because of another problem, such as a leaky pipe. If the latter, repairs will need to be made and the area allowed to dry.

Our wall and floor tilers start with solid tiling preparations to create a flat, even surface to ensure your project’s success.

Prep for Floor Tiles

Floorboards are invariable uneven and are not typically a good enough surface to lay tiles on. Our floor tilers recommend laying plywood or boards onto the floorboards, using a bed of tile adhesive to create a flat surface suitable for installing tiles on.

Prep for Wall Tiles

There isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to wall tiling and prepping the wall may different surfaces, whether plywood, concrete, drywall or painted surfaces may require different types of preparation. For example, wooden surfaces require priming and fresh plaster takes up to 30 days to dry.

Can you Tile on Tiles?

You can tile on old tiles but they will need treating with a grinder to provide a better surface for any tile adhesive to stick to.

Tile installation might seem like a straightforward task, but it can be difficult when laying tiles to achieve straight lines, especially if you’re not used to doing it.

Choosing Your Floor Tiles

Floor tilers lay ceramic tiles, slate tiles, travertine tiles, glass tiles or vinyl tiles, there are plenty of options out there to choose from. But, with so many options for your wall and flooring solutions, how do you know which ones to choose?

Floor Tiles Considerations

  • Floor surfaces are put under a lot of pressure and must be durable. High-quality floor tiles that are thick and heavy enough to withstand the everyday traffic that family life puts them under are essential.
  • Where are your tiles being installed? You may need to consider non-slip tiles in your bathroom that don’t become hazardous even when wet.
  • Are they resistant to staining, scratching and other damage?

Floor Tiles in Wet Areas Like Bathrooms, Kitchens and Laundries

  • For floor tiles in bathrooms, kitchens and laundries, check they have a waterproof quality.
  • Consider the size of the room before you make a selection on your tiles. Bigger sized tiles can make a room feel and look larger.

Contact Our Experienced Floor Tilers

Whether you’re a homeowner or property manager, we offer a comprehensive range of floor tiling services both indoors and outdoors. No job is too big or too small and we take on bathroom renovations and tiling, kitchen tiling and kitchen splashbacks, outdoor tiling and other tile-related projects.

If you want a good quality tiling job, leave it to the professionals with the right skills. Our floor tilers are tradespeople who specialise in the installation of floor tiles to get the job done right, the first time. As experienced tilers we can talk you through the most suitable options to help you to create breath-taking results. Contact us today to discuss your project with us.


The team at Aussie Tilers are first class tilers. Their communication was excellent and they were only too happy to answer my questions. Thanks guys, my outdoor kitchen looks fantastic.

Bob N

I contacted Aussie Tilers to help with my kitchen renovation and breathe some lift back into my tired old kitchen. They were absolutely fantastic from the quoting process all the way through to the end result. My new kitchen is everything I dreamed it could be!!!  Thanks so much!

Cheryl S

The guys at Aussie Tilers did the tiling in my elderly mother’s renovated bathroom. They were extremely professional, respectful and patient while dealing with my mother, and she just loves her new bathroom. I would recommend them most highly.

Michael A