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Andy Allen

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What would you say is the largest size porcelain floor tile you can fit on your own...?
 
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Must of killed your back ...
 
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Been asked to price some 1200x800 but don't think my back will take it on my own...:(
 

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Been asked to price some 1200x800 but don't think my back will take it on my own...:(
If they’re 10mm they won’t be that bad Andy. That 400mm less makes a big difference. About 12kg actually haha
 

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I did 1200x800 stone think it was about 25mm thick, the first few were a nightmare but once you get into handling them you don’t really think about it until you crawl upstairs to your bed!
Yeah you learn to walk the tiles into a pile of sticky stuff for sure.
 
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What thickness Andy?
Not to sure, he told me the size, and I kind of started thinking about my 2 previous hernias, bad back, Gammy knees...
Kind of lost interest then....
But thinking about it, tiles ain't getting any smaller 600 X 600 are like bumpy whites now.

It's 29 m2 need to put in a good price to allow for some chiropractor visits after !
 

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Not to sure, he told me the size, and I kind of started thinking about my 2 previous hernias, bad back, Gammy knees...
Kind of lost interest then....
But thinking about it, tiles ain't getting any smaller 600 X 600 are like bumpy whites now.

It's 29 m2 need to put in a good price to allow for some chiropractor visits after !
I’d check thickness Andy, there’s a lot of 1200 x 1200 thin tile about mate.
 
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