Discuss Public Thread!: Poor Tiling Workmanship by DIY and Rogue Traders in the Tiling Forum area at TilersForums.com

jcrtiling

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Down here nothing is cheap that's why the client brought his own trusted tradesmen in from Nottingham. Trusted in what? Because it isn't in the building trade that's for sure.
A further point of interest is the back kitchen it's been in over a week and a guy came down from Nottingham to fix a few extra units so it could be templated for Corian!! I'll show the 'kitchen' as it stands today. No roof, no floor, no f...ing clue!
Is that a seamless glass roof they got .
 

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Interesting technique...Screenshot_20170904-190856.png

Apparently it was "the worst floor they've ever seen"... Umm, why not sort the floor first?
 

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puff,
a little sandpaper and
the problem is solved
 

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It has that authentic floorboard look about it.
 

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Hi everyone ! I just paid nearly £1800 for a bathroom retiled floor to ceiling and I've been ripped off ! Just issued a court application cause the person..has refused to return. Although actually that's a good thing cause she's bodged our home up ! Any views ? I'd especially be greatful from any professional tilers for their opinions ? Thank you Oh we paid for tiling to the ceiling and got left with 15mm gaps which have some brown silicone in them...

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Doesn't look the best. Poor setting out has resulted in that gap to the ceiling.
 

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Bad setting out, terrible cuts on the trim, no silicone on internal corner by the shower?
 

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Looks very poor but without knowing the scope of the works, we don't know how much of the budget was left for tiling.
 

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Is she a professional tiler? Was she recommended or was she the cheapest?
She has her own business and quoted on her own website she states she is an expert tiler ! Unfortunately reccomended to us via her partner.. not helpful. I've paid nearly £1800 , retained £500 but aiming to get the price of getting a retiled done from court. It looks awful in some places.
 
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