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Project House Series: Tile Foyer Installation, Ep. 1 - subfloor, membrane, and layout

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Veteran tilesetter Tom Meehan mixes modern materials and time-tested techniques to install a durable floor in a high-traffic room. In this episode, Tom inspects the subfloor to see if it's clean and stable enough for a tile floor. he also installs a decoupling membrane to make the floor more durable, and he begins the layout process that will help to make the job go smoothly and the tiles look their best.

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