Tilers in Lucknow
As the capital city for several small and large kingdoms Lucknow has been witness to changing trends in housing designs and lifestyles of its people. Evidence of changes is visible in its crumbling palaces with beautiful latticed windows, early bungalows built by the British and the recent multistoried apartments with and without modern amenities. Though cement, stone and bricks were the most common materials that people used in construction of their houses the versatility and durability of tiles has increased their demand across the world. From the humblest abodes with ceramic tiles to lavish homes with marble, onyx and polished granite tiles these building materials are an essential part of every house. Which is why tilers suggest tiles for both indoors and some areas in the outdoor region too to make the ambience attractive and pleasing. Here are the details of the different kinds of tiles that in Lucknow use for various sections of the house.
Ideal tiles for different parts of the house
How to find a reliable tiler in Lucknow
Tiling being a fairly specialized job needs an expert that understands his raw materials well and also has a rough idea about dimensions. So before hiring a Lucknow tiling contractor carry out thorough background check about his abilities and testimonials. When you check the references ask detailed questions about work quality, time management, ability to stay within budget, behavior and if given another chance would the tiler be hired by them again? Take out time to check the quality of work for yourself or ask for pictures to see workmanship and professionalism.
Check online on information directors for services providers that have freelance handymen like tilers, joiners, floorers, plumbers etc on their rolls and send them out for tasks. These freelance handymen charge like daily wagers and sometimes may not be skilled enough to carry out detailed tasks to talk to them about experience and past work before calling them home for estimate.
Tile supply stores or tile showroom owners could guide you to reliable contractors that would be willing to take on residential tiling work as most large tilers don’t work on small projects. When you go in search of these tilers visit their worksite to see their quality of work which will give you a fair idea about how organized and thrifty they are with regard to raw materials.
Once you shortlist a few Lucknow tilers then ask them for an estimate with following details:
Cost of various tiling works in Lucknow
There are three common tiles for floors used in Lucknow namely porcelain, ceramic and vitrified for residential areas and their price depends on their size, finish and brand. The average cost of tiles per square feet ranges anywhere between Rs 45 to 70 per square feet while labor cost of laying them ranges within Rs. 15-20 per sqft. Wall tiles are smaller than floor ones and laying them costs a little more than floor tiles and is likely to be in the range of Rs. 25 – 30 per sqft. Laying expensive tiles made of marble and granite requires skilled Lucknow tilers so you may have to fork out around Rs. 50 per sqft.