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Top 10 tile installers in Philadelphia, PA

Homeowners agree: these Philadelphia tile installers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
The Deeds Biz

The Deeds Biz

New on HomeGuide
17+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Everything you need done we do combined 20+ yrs experience.and we are realistic and work wih all budgets.
Five Stars Builders Imc

Five Stars Builders Imc

8+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Wanderley C. says, "The best experience I had with construction company and I hired few in my life so I can say I never met company with communication skills that answer right away of any questions we had during the project they renovated my kitchen and the first floor from demo flooring electrical and install the kitchen untill they final product it was done on time promised and throughout they gave me the best ideas and suggestions to make it cost efficient and even through in some extras with no charge we are very happy and definitely will use them again in our future projects thank you five stars builders you are the nest" Read more
Absolute Contracting LLC

Absolute Contracting LLC

1 hire on HomeGuide
22+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Tom D. says, "Thorough, professional pleasant to work with." Read more
MySavant Realty

MySavant Realty

9+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Kae P. says, "Our family desperately needed to turn our gloomy, ugly basement into a recreation area. This project was a fairly complex one. They brought in their architect and lead contractor to help us bring a lot of ideas together about all the ways we could reconfigure this space. We are very pleased with the results. Thanks Aegis." Read more
Artisian Stone Flooring

Artisian Stone Flooring

New on HomeGuide
21+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
I do all types of tile and hardwood,and laminate I take pride of my work
H&R Hardwood Flooring

H&R Hardwood Flooring

2 hires on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Rose Marie D. says, "They did a good job removing carpeting, nails and cleaning up. " Read more
CTR Plumbers & Builder Group LLC.

CTR Plumbers & Builder Group LLC.

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Hello welcome to CTR Builder Group we specialize in all tasks around the house we would love to come out and assist you inn your home solutions. We have a combined 38 years of experience in all phases of work.
Ilir Profka Painting

Ilir Profka Painting

4 hires on HomeGuide
16+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Deb S. says, "Knowledgeable. Liscened general contractor" Read more


New on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
PRIDE! We take pride in our craft. It shows on every job we do. We do it all from start to finish! From wiring new custom homes, to changing an outlet and everything in between. We will be your forever electrician!
Blessed Construction Llc

Blessed Construction Llc

5 hires on HomeGuide
8+ years in business
Serves Philadelphia, PA
Kimberly R W. says, "Very professional and years of experience with pool installations. " Read more

Your Tile Installation and Replacement questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much does tile installation cost near me?

Tile installation costs $10 to $50 per square foot or $1,000 to $10,000 total on average. Total costs depend on the room, project size, and quality and size of the tile.

  • Tiling a kitchen backsplash costs $200 to $2,000.
  • Tiling a bathroom floor costs $400 to $8,000.
  • The cost to retile a shower is $800 to $3,000.

How long does tile flooring last?

Porcelain and ceramic tile flooring lasts 50 to 100 years on average, while natural stone tile such as granite and marble has a life expectancy of more than 100 years.

Does tile increase home value?

Tile adds value to a home when properly installed with up-to-date materials. Installing tile flooring, bathroom walls, or a backsplash has a 50% to 70% return on investment on average.

How long does it take tile contractors to lay tile?

Laying new tile takes 1 to 3 days to install on average, depending on the size of the project, type and size of tile, and if there's a subfloor in place with suitable floor joists.

What is the best type of tile?

When selecting the best type of tiling to use for your home, consider the various ratings and tile types:

Tile ratings

  • PEI Rating – Indicates the tile hardness and durability. The scale ranges from 1 to 5, with most residential floors needing a 2 or 3 rating depending on foot traffic.
  • Slip Resistance Rating – The coefficient of friction (COF) measures the slip resistance of tile on a scale of 1 to 10, with ten being the most slip-resistant.

Types of tiling

  • Ceramic and porcelain is the most common and cost-effective tiling materials used in homes. Ceramic and porcelain tiles are stain-resistant, easy to install, flexible, temperature-tolerant, and water-resistant for use in bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Glass tiling is one of the most visually appealing materials that's easy to clean, impervious to water, and eco-friendly. However, glass is one of the most expensive materials and requires professional installation.
  • Natural stone – Granite, slate, limestone, and travertine are beautiful, eco-friendly, and durable stones that are not as slippery as ceramic. Natural stone is also the most expensive, can be scratched or chipped, and some need sealing to prevent water damage.
  • Marble has a unique, smooth, shiny look that mirrors the look of natural stone. Marble is a natural material that's durable and easy to clean. Marble is more expensive and softer than porcelain, and can be scratched or chipped.
  • Metal – Copper and stainless steel tiling provide a high-end rustic appearance in shades of red, brown, and green. These materials are easy to clean and eco-friendly, but changes in appearance over time, need regular maintenance, and are among the most expensive materials.

What's the difference between porcelain and ceramic tile?

Ceramic and porcelain tile are the cheapest and most cost-effective, but have a few differences:

Porcelain tile

  • Denser and more durable
  • Longer lifespan
  • Higher PEI rating
  • Best for high traffic rooms and bathrooms
  • More water-resistant

Ceramic tile

  • Softer
  • Easier to cut and install
  • Cheaper
  • Best for interior floors, walls

Can you install tile over tile, concrete, linoleum, vinyl, plywood, or drywall?

Tile can be installed over tile if the subfloor is concrete or a sound surface that's level and free of mold and mildew. Tile can also be installed over concrete, linoleum, vinyl, plywood, and drywall, depending on the circumstances and tile material used.

How do I find tile companies in my area?

Start by searching our list of tile layers, then compare reviews and costs. After finding and contacting potential services:

  • Get at least three estimates from tile installers to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, insured, and certified.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Look for tile contractors that are a member in the National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) or training through the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF).
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a full itemized estimate in writing.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best tile installers in your area.

What questions to ask local tile contractors before hiring?

When hiring a tile installer, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been in business?
  • How many similar projects have you completed?
  • Can I see your portfolio of tiling projects?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Are you certified with the NTCA or CTEF?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers?
  • Are there any potential complications you foresee with this project?
  • How long will the project take?
  • What precautions do you take for mold and mildew?
  • Do you use greenboard in damp areas?
  • Does your installation allow for expansion?
  • Do you use sealant on the tiles and grout?
  • How do you plan to connect the new tile with flooring in adjacent rooms?
  • Do you install subfloor heating?
  • Who's the project manager, and will you use subcontractors?
  • What permits do I need, and will you obtain them?
  • What does your warranty policy include?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate or contract with a breakdown of all costs?
  • What happens when your costs exceed the budget?
  • What’s your payment schedule?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

Reviews for Philadelphia tile installers

Recent success stories from people in the Philadelphia area.
Isabell N.
We hired the team to finish basement . They did everything from scratch. They build the walls And ceiling. They did electricity. They paint Install the doors and a lot a lot more. They finishing in time. They Keep there promises.Left place clean, Excellent work.
Five stars builders imc
Lisa L.
George did a marvelous job on my lawn taking down my tree stumps.
Absolute Contracting LLC
Adam B.
I have been thinking about a home office ever since COVID took over our lives. These guys help me make this vision happen. They are seriously creative and took a lot of time to help me design an office that was attractive and ergonomic. Great company!!!
MySavant Realty
Ma M.
Tony was responsive, timely and had good communications. Based on this experience, I'd would work with him again.
Development and Designs,LLC
Diane N.
They came and Installed our fountain including a glass mosaic in it that is gorgeous. Highly recommend D&D.
D&D Tile & Stone Co.
Geoff S.
We have had extensive work done by David Carey of Bryant Phillips Construction since 2007, and are exceptionally pleased with the results. The project was completed in 2010, but we still use him today. David was our general contractor for the complete restoration of two historic homes, as well as the construction of a new barn and pavilion, in Rose Valley. The work reflects a degree of craftsmanship seldom seen today -- and has been done in a thoroughly professional and pleasant manner. The result can be seen on our website: David, his crews and subcontractors are creative, courteous, and reliable. We can highly recommend them for all sorts of construction and restoration projects.
Bryant Phillips Construction Inc
Archie Parker S.
Just fine
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