Porcelain bathroom tile stoneware is an attractive alternative to ceramic tile. It may look similar to ceramic tile on the outside, but it is much more difficult. Because porcelain tile is so difficult, it is often cut and handled in the same way as many types of stone tiles. With diamond tip, saw blades are used when cutting porcelain tiles with a tile saw. Similarly, a hole can be easily made on a porcelain tile with a diamond-tipped drill.
Place a piece of adhesive tape on the bathroom wall tile. Porcelain tiles can be difficult to mark, so the adhesive tape allows you to easily mark the tile. Measure the tile to determine the location of the hole, with a tape measure. Mark the placement of the adhesive tape with a pencil or a pen. Immerse the bit tip with a diamond tip in the cutting oil. The oil helps keep the bit in good condition.
If the tile is drilling through it is thick, you may have to remove the bit from the half-way of tile through making the hole and submerging the tip in the cutting oil again. Place the diamond-tipped drill in the drill. Start drilling the hole in the bathroom shower tile ideas. Apply light pressure on the drill at a 90-degree angle to the tile. Work slowly through the tile.