How to Fix a Broken Tile

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Learn how to fix a cracked or broken floor tile. See how to remove the old tile without damaging surrounding tiles. Find out which tools help you get the job done quicker. And, how to use thin set and grout so your replacement tile won't crack again.

How to Fix a Broken Tile

  1. Smooth the surface
    1. Scrape away old grout with a grout tool
    2. Break away broken tile
    3. Clear away debris
  2. Use thin-cent
    1. Spread adhesive on bar floor
    2. Set the new tile down into spot
  3. Spread grout
    1. Make sure your mixture is correct
    2. Spread the grout over dry tile
    3. Sand out excess

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Published: 3/11/2020