Wednesday, December 3, 2014

How to Drill Holes Through Porcelain Tiles

 
How to Drill Holes Through Porcelain Tiles
 
Drilling through hard porcelain tiles may be difficult but necessary to achieve the result you are looking for in your remodeling or building project. Though it can be difficult, the task can be accomplished with the correct technique and tools.
 
 

Steps

  1. 1
    Determine the size and location of your holes.
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    2
    Press the guide plate on dry tile.
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    3
    Drill for a few seconds to start the hole.
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    4
    When a small pit forms, discard the guide.
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    5
    Lock the drill into the newly formed slot and drill.
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    6
    Cool it with a wet sponge by holding it under the drill
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    7
    Continue to drill. Large holes take approx five minutes.
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    8
    Fit your items.