It's your project.
We are your partner.
Tile Partner is set up to help you finish your project the way that you envision it.
Whether you are handy and need a little help or if you are new to construction and need a lot of help, Tile Partner can help you with your project.
YOU decide what help you need
YOU schedule the times you want
YOU choose the budget
LET'S GET STARTED
Choose the services that you need
Your Tile Partner will visit your home to discuss your project. We can discuss what you want to accomplish, how you will approach it and what needs to be done to achieve your final goal.
What is included:
Drive time in Washtenaw, Western Oakland or Livingston Counties.
2 Hour Visit at your site.
Your math teacher warned you would need geometry
This is when a Tile Partner will help you figure out what you need to buy to complete your project. This will include the tile, trims, solid surface pieces for shelves and curb, and all the setting materials. Having the correct materials and the right quantities will ensure that you can finish your project on time and on budget.
What you set your tile on is very important. We will help you get it right.
Square footage calculations
Conversation to help you determine quantities needed and plan for which suppliers to use.
Spreadsheet that lists your tile selections, quantities and setting materials needed.
Your Tile Partner will walk you through the process of building your project. This includes advice on framing, building your substrates and waterproofing your shower or tub surround. What you set your tile on is the most important part of the process. Let us help you get it right.
4 interactions with your Partner. These can be in person at your home, a phone call or over video call. (Face Time, Whats App)
This will be 2 trips to your site and 2 online conversations.
This will include advice on tools, materials and practices.
TILE LAYOUT CONSULTATION
A Tile Partner will help you plan your tile layout. With some planning you can avoid the slivers and unsightly grout joints that come from a poorly planned layout.
This includes a visit to your site. Time to layout your tile and determine where the cuts will be and how to deal with transitions.
CURBLESS SHOWER ENGINEERING
If you want to enjoy the benefits of a barrier free shower without the worry of a leak, we can walk you through the proper construction.
This includes a discussion about the best way to approach your project and the factors that can determine it's success.
IN FLOOR HEATING SYSTEM
A Tile Partner will help you plan and select the correct heating system for your project.
We will discuss the benefits and challenges of each system and how to install them.
SELECT YOUR TILE MATERIALS
(BTW...We can help)
Once you have found what you love we can help with quantities and ordering.
Where to Find Great Tile
ORDER THE SETTING MATERIALS YOU NEED
(We Stock most of these for you)
If you prefer to pick up your materials this is where you can find us.
4113 Jackson Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48103
FOR OUR IN PERSON SEMINARS
Tile Partner was formed by the team at Tandem Tile and Stone, LLC which has been installing tile in S.E. Michigan since 2007. We want to share our knowledge with those who want to install their own project and be confident that they have done it right. We are proud of our craft and we love to share what we have learned through the many years of working in the field. Thanks for considering us as your Tile Partner. We look forward to working with you.