Floor removal is pretty common in both commercial spaces and in homes, and with good reason. So what is tile removal exactly and what does it mean to you? When you think of floor removal there are a few things that will almost always go through your mind. The first of these, of course, is tile. Then you have other popular ones like marble, linoleum, and more – all of which have to come out sometime. Maybe you have determined that it would be a good time to replace the floor you’ve had for many years, or maybe you’re moving into a new home that requires a new set of flooring. Maybe it’s stained, maybe it’s broken, or maybe it just isn’t your style. Whatever the case may be, you want it removed, and you want to make sure it’s done right. Part of that is going to require our floor tile removal services.
What is Found Under Ceramic Floor Tile Removal?
So what is floor tile removal exactly? How does it factor into your floor removal in Deerfied Beach? First, we need to discuss what ceramic or thin set tile removal actually is and how it affects your floor. While ceramic flooring is known by its name but thinset is found under your tile and is known by several different names which include:
- Thinset Mortar
- Thinset Cemet
- Dryset Mortar
- Drybond Mortar
This is essentially an adhesive mortar created with a combination of cement, find sand, and a water retaining agent. Now, to put it as simply as possible, this is what you’re going to find on the underside of your tiles, and it is what keeps them adhered to the floor. Thinset is one of the reasons that it is extremely difficult for the average person to remove tile from their floor.
Beneath the Tile
Underneath your tile, ceramic or otherwise, you’re going to find the thinset that adheres it to the floor, and at this point you only have a few options. You could attempt to remove it on your own using a sander, but let’s be honest, there are better ways – more professional ways, so to speak.
Arrange for Ceramic and Thinset Removal
As a top-tier thin set removal company, we are most definitely able to provide you a service that too many other companies are lacking in. That said, with our 220v grinders’, well be able to get rid of the thinset under your tiles and get your floor ready to accept a brand new tile installation. It’s a pretty simple process, and it’s one that we’re proud to provide. Keep in mind that this process does usually accompany our typical tile floor removal, and we make sure to leave your area in such a condition that you can install a new floor right away.
How Long Does Removal Take?
The ceramic floor tile removal will take place after the tile has been removed, and it generally relies on a number of factors including:
- The Length of the Tile Removal Job
- The Size of the Area
- The Amount of Thinset Present underneath your ceramic tile
We cannot give you an exact estimate here, but we can come to your location and provide you with a free estimate which will help to ensure that you have a good idea of what you are dealing with and most importantly, what kind of a timeline you are looking at. In the end, this is a great way for you to take care of your tile and make sure you’re ready for the next flooring installation – make sure you consider it for your next renovation!
Evaluating the Cost
A common question involves the cost of the project, and why wouldn’t it? Obviously you want to know what you’re going to be paying, but, unfortunately, it’s going to be different for every single space. Commercial vs. residential makes a huge difference, and when we visit to give you your free evaluation, we’ll be measuring the floor to see exactly what you’re going to be looking at. You will also be quite happy to know that we can work around your schedule which is exceedingly important if you don’t want to deal with a huge amount of noise during your workday. We can remove all types of floors in record time!
Give us a Call to Get Started
Flooring removal doesn’t have to be a hassle. For the average individual it can be a bit tough, sure, but for an experienced company like us, it’s easy, it’s quick, and we’re ready to schedule your appointment. Are you ready to get the job done? Call today and hire us as your flooring removal company. We’ll get the job done so you can start the next big step on your remodel effort – it’s easier than you think!