Shower tile to ceiling transition. Schluter Kerdi Shower Kit and drainBath f. Tile to the ceiling gives this shower a larger-than-life feel. An archway opens to a long master bathroom boasting paneled barrel ceiling dotted with pot lights over freestanding bathtub accented with built-in towel rail situated under arched picture window atop white marble floor with gray marble tiled border beside arched walk-in shower with seamless glass doors filled with white marble surround and freestanding marble shower bench. Cons of Tiling the Shower Ceiling. Water makes all the difference. Not all tile is made equal and some of them are heavy and hard to work with.
So what are some of the advantages. I wanted the tile to go all the way to ceiling but also wanted to give it a more polished appearance. Here are 4 easy ways to finish the edges of tile. Set the cut tiles using the same adhesive you used for the rest of the wall. You will definitely need rulers and pencils to draw the outline of your tiling area tile cutters and tile nippers to properly miter the tiles.
I am using hardieback for the tile outside of the shower. If youre looking to UPDATE your home tiling to the ceiling is a must. My contractor suggested transitioning to the ceiling by bringing the one inch squares down into the wall about 5 inches with a pencil line at the ceilingwall corner and a chair rail tile between the lowest row of one inch tiles and the 16 x 16 tiles. Schluter Kerdi Shower Kit and drainBath f.
Well if you are thinking of tiling your bathroom to the ceiling then knock yourself out because its only in the bathroom that tiles can go up to the ceiling. Tile to the ceiling makes the bathroom look more modern. Not all tile is made equal and some of them are heavy and hard to work with. 12 or less piece up there. I think theyre upside down but what youre looking at is the corner where the tiling is on one wall and that wall meets a plastered wall and a plastered ceiling. In general it will take you approximately 8-10 hours to complete tiling and the transition if you are doing everything by yourself. If you are trying to do it yourself this may not be the best option.