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How Much Does it Cost to Install Tiles in Cedar Rapids?

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Tile Installation can increase the value of your home by $6,698

More and more people who are buying or building houses are choosing tiles for their flooring. This is due to the numerous advantages that tiles present. Not only do tiles add value to a home by making it visually appealing, but they are also long lasting, easy to maintain, available in a variety of shapes and sizes, plus they are quite easy to repair in case they get damaged. While you can install tile floors on your own, you are much better off hiring a professional to do the job for you. Laying out the tiles well is a science and an art, which requires that the installer know about tile composition and how to lay them down well. Professionals who specialize in tile installation in Cedar Rapids will also lay out the tiles in an appealing design, which will help to make your home more beautiful. Also, if you do not know what you are doing, you can easily end up breaking a lot of tiles, which can end up costing you a lot.

Fair price breakdown

The cost of the tile project will vary based on the sub flooring that will be used as the base of the tiles. Laying floors on an uneven cement floor will take additional time and resources, which will make it more expensive. Laying the tiles on an even cement floor is more ideal and less labor intensive, therefore, it will be less costly. The same type of files installed in a wooden floor will cost much more than the same type of tiles installed on a cement floor. Therefore, make sure to let the Cedar Rapids tile installation contractor to know what type of floor the tiles will be installed on.

Estimated final cost for tile installation

Item Quantity Fair Price
Tile Flooring Cost 1282 Square Feet $3,115.82
Tile Flooring Labor 96.4 Hours $6,008.47
Tile Flooring Job Materials and Supplies 1200 Square Feet $1,115.24
Tile Flooring Equipment Allowance $64.90
Totals - Cost to Install Tile Flooring - 1282 Square Feet $10,304.43
Average Cost Per Square Foot $8.59

Find the Best Costs on Tile Installation - Cedar Rapids, 52401

Cedar Rapids tile installation experts charge per square foot. This means that the bigger the area they have to carry out installations, the more they will charge for their services. You can choose to install the tiles in just one room or in a few rooms or in the whole house.

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There are many options that are available since tiles are made using many types of materials. This includes marble, quartz, limestone, ceramic, travertine, porcelain and stone. You also have the option of buying mass produced or art sculpted tiles or hand colored tiles. Due to the variations of tiles that are available, costs also vary and can even end up even being more expensive than the cost of labor.

One of the first things you should consider is seeing the contractor's portfolio. This will let you know what kind of work they can do. You can also talk to former clients that the contractor has worked for. Before settling on one contractor, it is also advisable that you get quotes from several Cedar Rapids tile installation contractors first before making your final decision. Check out reviews left by other people about the contractors that you want to hire. Only hire contractors who have been highly reviewed by several people.

When choosing which type of tile to install, consider the composition of the tile, as well as its strength. This is essential depending on which room in the house it will be installed in. For frequently used areas, tiles made from clay are hard enough to withstand the daily wear and tear that they will be subjected to. Softer and less durable tiles, like ceramic, can be installed in low traffic areas of the house, such as bathrooms. Softer tiles also cost much less than harder tiles.

Last Updated: Aug 24, 2019

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    Floor Shop LLC

    Rating: 92
    3909 Center Point Rd NE. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52401
  • 2

    Floor Trader of Cedar Rapids

    Rating: 93
    2445 Wiley Blvd SW. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52401
  • 3

    Carpetland USA Cedar Rapids

    Rating: 77
    4700 Tama St SE. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52401
  • 4

    CarpetsPlus Color Tile

    Rating: 93
    4112 Center Point Rd NE. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52401
  • 5

    Technical Specialty Systems

    Rating: 78
    1115 Wenig Rd NE. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52401
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    Modracek Flooring & Remodeling

    Rating: 60
    1108 Western College Rd. 
    Cedar RapidsIA  52404