Paint Bathroom Floor Tiles
You can t use just any kind of paint on ceramic bathroom tile.
Paint bathroom floor tiles. Recently mom and i have been a lot more determined to find cost effective solutions to accomplish. Pour your colour out into another tray and use a paintbrush and roller to apply your first coat of paint we went with dulux teahouse but the great thing about this range is that it comes in every normal dulux colour so the options are endless. Somehow three full years went by with me giving the stink eye to. Allow the paint to dry and cure overnight.
Then finish off the project by sealing it with 3 4 coats of a non yellowing water based polyurethane in a low sheen. Painting the ceramic tile floors in our first floor bathroom was one of those projects for me. Add water based polyurethane over paint on tile floor. I decided i was going to paint my bathroom floors way back in 2014 when i was making over my space for the one room challenge but the stenciling of the bathroom walls took so long that i ran out of time to do it before my big reveal.
After all you can paint an ugly wall or an outdated door why not paint some floor tiles. From there apply primer to tiles and give it 4 hours to dry before sanding again to remove any imperfections. I like to keep my paint brushes free of any kind of poly so foam brushes are a cheap. You need paint that isn t water based otherwise it will disintegrate in your bathroom.
If you want to paint your bathroom tiles start by scrubbing them with an abrasive bathroom cleaner then lightly sanding the surface with 180 grit sandpaper. Take it a step further and create a checkered pattern as love renovations did in this project. This interior floor paint works on various types of flooring including tile wood laminate. And you can use a foam brush instead of a paint brush to cut along the edges if you want.
The best choice is anti bacterial water resistant epoxy paint. Once you ve sanded your tiles use a paintbrush or roller to apply a coat of latex paint. Paint your tiles like with your primer add the additive to the tin and stir for two to five minutes. Projects that require any amount of skill overwhelm me and i have given up on more than a few.
When replacing floor tiles is so costly time consuming and messy a coat of paint seems like the obvious budget friendly alternative but this seemingly obvious diy solution isn t the fix all you d hope for. Most popular methods for chalk paint on tile floor. Use a foam roller for applying the poly. I used this poly in a matte sheen to minimize shine.
Painting tile floors sounds and looks like a common sense fix to an ugly tile problem in a bathroom kitchen or entryway. Two coats of base color. Clean the floor add the basecoat apply the top coat and you ve got a brand new floor for less. One coat of the stencil.
Make sure to paint your tiles. I m sharing how painting our bathroom s tile floors a simple cost effective diy made a huge difference. Most of the time home kits and diy tile paints are available in limited colours like white grey or black. Blogger project painting a tile bathroom floor is easy as 1 2 3 with rocksolid home interior floor paint.
Surface preparation priming painting pattern application and sealing. Three coats of sealer. Total time spent on the project will depend on the dry.