Tiling & Painting

  • Painting ceramic tile on walls, showers, vanities, and floors is a great makeover solution if it is done with the right materials, techniques and by a professional.
  • Painting ceramic tile is an excellent alternative to replacement since true bath tile “reglazing” can only be done in a kiln.
  • Ceramic tile countertops, showers, and vanities are all candidates for refinishing.

Painting Ceramic Tile– Is painting tile an option to replacement?

Painting ceramic tile is an outstanding option to replacement given that real bath tile “reglazing” can just be performed in a kiln. Ceramic tile counter tops, showers, and vanities are all prospects for refinishing. Nevertheless, it is crucial to comprehend the distinctions in between tile painting utilizing conventional enamel paints and epoxies versus high tech coverings established for tile refinishing.

Spray can paints, enamels and epoxies are not proper tile paint. Real ceramic tile paint or acrylic coverings are created for this usage and are best used to an appropriately cleaned up, bonded and primed surface area with a high volume, low pressure sprayer by an expert refinisher. DesignDot professionals have actually all been trained and licensed to do tile refinishing. Ceramic tile refinishing has actually ended up being more popular, particularly with DesignDot’s intro of Natural Accents, an exceptionally resilient stone surface that can be used to ceramic tile counter tops, tile walls as well as tile floorings.

Painting Ceramic Tile– What should you think about prior to tile painting?

If you are thinking about painting ceramic tile, think about the usage it will get. All tile counter tops go through use and moisture. DesignDot constantly uses a clear coat to horizontal tile surface areas refinished with our Natural Accents stone appearance. This difficult clear coat secures the surface area from scratching and wetness. It makes tile counter tops simple to tidy and stain resistant. You have the option of satin, semi-gloss or gloss clear coats.

Ceramic tile paint on vertical surface areas normally does not need a clear coat. The covering itself will seal the grout and secure it from wetness. As soon as sealed in the refinishing procedure, tile grout repair work will not be required and the grout will be completely sealed.

Painting Ceramic Tile – Why should I call an expert?

If you’re trying to find details on painting ceramic tile, our tip is to discover an expert to do it. Painting ceramic tile is not a DIY job if you desire factory-like outcomes. If your house enhancement shop offers tile paint, you’ll discover a really restricted color choice. In addition, utilizing rollers, brushes, and even a spray can will provide frustrating outcomes. Tiles that are painted with basic enamels will not look as great as expertly refinished tile. They will not last as long as refinished tile. And they will not feel like refinished tile. Epoxies have the tendency to yellow and end up being milky in time, so they are not suggested.

To obtain the very best outcomes think about calling your regional DesignDot workplace for a complimentary quote. You’ll discover a broad choice of colors and textures, including our Natural Accents stone surfaces. You’ll be much better with completion outcome and you’ll conserve cash over replacement too.