This is some basic advice and questions for anybody thinking of a tiling project or bathroom installation.
After you have made a convenient appointment, we will visit your home and carry out a free survey to establish your exact requirement
Shower screens -
Tanking explained :-
As grout is only water resistant and not waterproof, over time the water can penetrate the plasterboard behind the tile, making the board soft and causing tiles to fall of the wall as in the picture below.
The walls should be cement backer board or plaster board painted with waterproof coating as in the middle picture, or with waterproof matting as in picture on right. This will keep the walls in your shower water proof.