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Conservatory tiling

I have a newly built conservatory which is going to be screeded next week. I would like to have tiles on the floor but my conservatory has a man hole in it which cannot be moved.

What do you recommend I do?

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7 Answers from MyBuilder Tilers

Best Answer

Get a double sealed, recessed manhole and frame.
Tile up to it and inside, so manhole is always accessible.
Make sure your floor screed has dried out before tiling.


Answered 17th Feb 2011

hallo my name is Tino , the M.A.N holle is not possible too move , just make another one outside of the garden and connect whith the original one , and after that you can make the tille , have a nice day


Answered 17th Feb 2011

Hi there,
You can get a tile over manhole lid that you can purchase at any builders merchants.


Answered 17th Feb 2011

get an inset m/hole cover double sealed and tile within if its done right you hardly notice,why have the contractors who are building the conservatory not told you this?


Answered 17th Feb 2011

you can buy manhole covers for this purpose, its a metal tray which you stick the tiles in so it sits flush. roy


Answered 17th Feb 2011

it's not a problem.You can get a zinc frame and tile in top and this is accessible and flat with the rest of floor and resistant of corrosion because it is zinc.


Answered 18th Feb 2011

You can get a ''tile over manhole lid ''that you can purchase at any builders merchants like jewsons etc etc


Answered 20th Feb 2011

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