Most of the tile in your home is in the kitchen or bathroom. Many homeowners believe that renovation is the only way to deal with old or outdated ceramic tile. But with today's new materials and some professional know-how, it is possible to paint over ceramic tile and obtain excellent results. Tile painting is one of the options you could explore to but a new face on ceramic wall tiles in your bathroom or kitchen.
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PAINTING CERAMIC TILE
You can get excellent results by painting over ceramic tile, but it requires preparation, the right materials and some skill and experience. The Tile Painting specialists at MyHome can show you how to paint over ceramic tile so that the results look professional. The process of painting bathroom or kitchen tile begins with careful preparation. Ceramic tile painting is only as good as the preparation that goes into the project.
The first step is to clean the ceramic tile to remove dirt, grease, oil, soap scum, water hardness deposits and any other foreign materials that might interfere with adhesion. Painting tile surfaces need to be cleaned with a strong detergent solution or household cleanser. A thorough rinse, with a calcium deposit remover is next.
To get the best results painting tile, it is recommended that you use an undercoat of paint that has been specially designed for ceramic tile painting. The undercoat finish needs to be sanded to a smooth finish and then let to dry for several hours. Once the ceramic tile is totally dry, you are ready to apply the topcoat of tile paint. A second coat may well be necessary.
TILE PAINTING SPECIALISTS AT MYHOME
You can paint ceramic tiles yourself but because the process requires special materials and expertise it can make more sense to have a specialist from MyHome paint your ceramic tiles for you.
The experts from MyHome will do more than painting tiles. They will help you plan your complete bathroom or kitchen remodeling project and help you pick wall paint, flooring and fixtures that best matches the colors of the painted tiles.
They will even help you modify or adjust the lighting in the bathroom or kitchen so that the painted tiles are shown in the best light. Your MyHome tile painting specialist can advise you on every aspect of painted tiles from colors, to finish, to lighting and display.
MyHome offers you a range of tile painting services for your bathroom and kitchen. Our designers can help you in the design, planning, painting and decorating phases of your project.
For more information about how MyHome can help you paint ceramic tile surfaces professionally,