How to paint tile floor in proper ways without inexpensive cost? Of course everybody would love to renovate their house. However, sometimes we don’t have enough budget to do the home renovation. Or maybe you are in the middle of house renovation but suddenly you don’t have enough money to continue the project. So, you need smart solution to reduce the overall house renovation cost. An expert on builder sector suggest that you could paint your old ceramic tile. This job is very possible to do by yourself, especially if you ever painted your house walls by yourself before.
Smart and Easy Steps to paint tile floor
First thing to do on painting your ceramic tiles, get good paint products for flooring. You could choose either oil based or water based floors paints. Nowadays, the paint products with oil based are harder to find. So, you could purchase the water based products instead. Read carefully the instruction on the paint can package before using it. Most of people don’t want to waste their time to read the manual. It would be better if you read the manual before start to paint the floors.
Commonly, the instruction on the paint package would suggest you to clean the floors first from any dusts, water, dirts, and so on. This step on how to paint tile floor is very important because the paints would not adhere well on the floors if there are any dirts on them. You could just clean the floors as usual with liquid cleanser soap. If you want clearer results, you could use scrub brush to clean the ceramic floors tile. One of recommended products to clean the floors is oxygen bleach powder. Just mix some powders with water and use the formula to clean the floors. Wait for about ten minutes and scrub the floors with floors brush.
After the floors are totally clean, you could start to paint them carefully. After done, the floors need to be protected with waterproof layers. Wait until the painted floors are completely dry before applying the waterproof layers. It could take some hours or even days based on the paint products that you used. Commonly, most of regular floor paints would perfectly dry after 48 hours or two days. The waterproof layer would make the painted floors lasting longer and more safe. Remember that you could not paint your bathroom floors because these area have frequent contact with water. So, the paints would not lasting in long period of time.