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

Simon Dale

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In my opinion, Checkatrade, My builder etc gives the public confidence in using these sites. Recently there was a scandal where anyone can pay and be eligible for doing work they have never done ! Its all about money. You pay for leads. I would also like to say some people are genuine but be careful !!!!! I would never sign up for one of these. Tiler for tiling, plumber for plumbing as said many times before on here.
 

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Thats the safest option, sorry
I appreciate your honesty. Can anyone give me a ballpark cost for the re-tiling alone? It would the entire window wall, plus the concealed cistern, and boxed in soil pipe (it come's up from the boxed in cistern). We'd get a plumber to deal with the bathroom issues. Thanks for you help.
 

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Were not allowed to mention prices, but I think you would be charged 1.5 to 2 days labour
 

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In my opinion, Checkatrade, My builder etc gives the public confidence in using these sites. Recently there was a scandal where anyone can pay and be eligible for doing work they have never done !.
Irrespective of what their advertising says, anyone can decide they are a tradesman and sign up to these companies, and although I'm sure there are some happy customers, they are the source of loads of terrible work and workers.

Why would a good tradesman spend money getting work?
I'm always busy, I don't even advertise!
 

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That's just some nasty tile work, luckily ceramic tiles philippines has lessen those kinds of problems. what can you say about that? is it the quality of the tiles fault or the one who worked on it?
 

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Looks like he applied grout and went for a lunch , for couple of hours...
 

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Looks like he applied grout and went for a lunch , for couple of hours...
Hey Tony,
Long time no post, hows things, you good?
 

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Hey mate, all good . Extremely busy.... Getting married again :) Have new addition to my family- another dog. How are you?
You found it then haha :thumbsup:

Yeah I’m good Tony mate thanks.
Miss seeing your work here!
Well congratulations and congratulations, again! :thumbsup:
 

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You found it then haha :thumbsup:

Yeah I’m good Tony mate thanks.
Miss seeing your work here!
Well congratulations and congratulations, again! :thumbsup:
Thanks. Will post some … Have done some interesting wooden mosaics not long ago. They said it was first in the UK. So would like to hear opinion.
 

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Thanks. Will post some … Have done some interesting wooden mosaics not long ago. They said it was first in the UK. So would like to hear opinion.
Yeah that’d be kool Tony. :)
 
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