Tools and materials
Grout raker, drill, goggles, gloves, club hammer, cold chisel, scraper, spirit level, tile adhesive, grout, sponge.
1. Remove grout from around the edge of the tile. A grout raker is perfect for this process.
2. Drill a series of holes into the broken tile. This helps break it up, making it easier to remove.
3. Remove the broken tile with a cold chisel and club hammer, then scrape the old adhesive off the floor surface.
4. Apply adhesive to the back of the new tile and position it. Use a spirit level to make sure it sits flush with the surrounding tiles.
5. Allow the adhesive to dry, then grout the new tile. Clean off any excess with a sponge.
DIY Doctor, published by Dorling Kindersley (priced £9.99), provides quick-fix techniques for tackling the most common DIY problems. Presented with clear, straightforward instructions and step-by step photographs, this book shows readers exactly what to do and provides advice on the best tools and materials for the job.