Imagine that you are faced with the task of hanging a holder for toilet paper. The toilet is tiled, which significantly complicates the task. What to do to carefully drill a hole and do not split the tile? I will show you how to do this simply, and even with an ordinary concrete drill. Of course, the toilet roll holder is just an example. This method can hang anything: a shelf, a mirror, a towel holder, etc.
How to drill a hole in a ceramic tile with an ordinary drill
Without a doubt, if you have a special drill for glass and tiles, then of course it is better to drill them. I do not have such a tool, in view of the fact that I do not often do repairs. History from the category of the household. Therefore, all that I have is a set of drills for concrete. So, let's get started.We try on the place where there will be a holder for further installation. At the places of drilling we glue pieces of tape or masking tape.
Now we mark the exact places for drilling. All I need to do is four holes. style="max-width: 100%;" alt="How to drill a hole in a tile with a regular drill">
We do everything exactly. Sticker for electrical tape not only for marking. It prevents discrepancy between microcracks when drilling and protects the tile from breaking.
Now the most important operation. We take a drill for concrete and put on the label. Slight blows of the hammer begin to strike the drill bit, periodically turning the drill with your hand. Time for one hole is about one minute. As a result, a small groove should appear in the tile.
You need to do everything carefully, without haste.As a result, we perform actions for all four holes.
The insulating tape can now be removed. We take a screwdriver and clamp the drill bit in the chuck.
At low revs, drill a hole in the tile and wall to the desired depth.
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Install plastic dowels.
For all four holes.
Now we fasten the holder's fasteners.
We hang the holder itself.
There is nothing complicated, so you don’t have to be afraid.
Date: 09.10.2018, 12:40 / Views: 95383