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How to Choose Tile for a Steam Shower
In steamy quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to get it right the first time
"quarters, tile needs to stand up to all that water and vapor in style. Here's how to... from the Tile Council of North America (TCNA) or the Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Association... type of tile chosen — that works and performs as one. Some cities have no specific... Picking tile is an important part of this process. Follow these 10 tips to help make... suitable tile backer materials! It's like porcelain tiles versus ceramic tiles. The..."
10 Top Tips for Getting Bathroom Tile Right
Good planning is essential for bathroom tile that's set properly and works with the rest of your renovation. These tips help you do it right
"bathroom tile that's set properly and works with the rest of your renovation. These... Tile layout is king in any bathroom renovation. Planning tile layout carefully from... in the tile and then start from the middle of the tile and chisel the tile carefully... excellent tile installation is when you "don't" notice the grout lines or the tile layout... where that tile you see on Craigslist came from. 5) Plan to use tiles with varying thicknesses..."
Outfit a Ranch Remodel in Updated Style, Top to Bottom
Get ideas for lighting, tiles, accessories, window coverings and so much more, to make your ranch renovation easier
"lighting, tiles, accessories, window coverings and so much more, to make your ranch... glass tiles from Ann Sacks would make a stunning backsplash in the kitchen. I would... beautifully. Cork flooring is comfortable to walk on, is ecofriendly and looks right at... aware that cork is soft, so it may not be the best flooring choice if you have dogs. Add... mosaic tiles are a fitting choice for a ranch bath. Midcentury ranch homes frequently..."
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
"stone tile. Many also want the tile to transition seamlessly from one room to the... bathroom's tile floor to the hardwood of another room is often given little forethought... ceramic tile, vinyl, carpet and hardwood to be used on floors. But these days most... larger tiles are under more stress than smaller tiles. Any tile with one side over... of the tile itself would make more of a difference than the thickness of the tile..."
Kitchen Counters: Tile, the Choice for Affordable Durability
DIYers and budget-minded remodelers often look to this countertop material, which can last for decades with the right maintenance
"Tile countertops can be rich in old-world charm or masquerade as luxe stone slabs... makeover, tile countertops might be the right surface for you.... heavy on tile the tile breaks. I like to supplant tile countertops with utilitarian... turquoise tile up above, but I couldn't have it in my kitchen. Had original tile in our... Iznik tiles, the back splash will include some traditional patterned Iznik tiles brought..."
Out With the Old Tile: 8 Steps to Prep for Demolition
This isn't a light DIY project: You'll need heavy-duty tools and plenty of protection for your home and yourself
"for your tile demolition project. Pick up a framing hammer and get rid of your frustration... bathroom tile and kitchen tile tested at a whopping 28 lead count, as do most tile in... remove tile without cracking it? We have some beautiful old tile we'd like to reuse... ceramic tile from kitchen countertop and walls. The tile was set in concrete at least... add that tile, even modern tile, can contain lead. Even dust without lead can be hazardous..."
Convert Your Tub Space Into a Shower — the Tiling and Grouting Phase
Step 3 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: Pick the right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and type
"right tile and test it out, then choose your grout color and type... subject of tile comes up quickly on every shower build. What kind of tile should you choose... waterproof and tile your shower can help you can ask the right questions when interviewing... great tile out there, but there's even more junk to avoid. And once you find the... perfect tile, you still need to decide on your grout. Should you use cementitious grout..."
Dream Tile, Sensational Style
From intricate mosaics to large-scale porcelain, splurgeworthy tiles create a luxurious air in the bath and beyond
"splurgeworthy tiles create a luxurious air in the bath and beyond... glass tile exploded in the 1990s, the first glass tiles were made more than 2,000... ceramic tile has been dated back as far as 8000 BCE? And though the availability and... with tile, and spent several years teaching classes in mosaic art at the UCSD Craft... jaw-dropping tile applications I could find. Some are luxurious, covering hundreds of square..."
How to Match Tile Heights for a Perfect Installation
"gular tile heights can mar the look of your bathroom. Here's how to counter the... installing two tiles from two different suppliers, often the thickness of each tile is not... between tile set side by side. Too much lippage can cause an awkward and uneven look... Setting your tile with a 50 percent offset, or in a brick pattern, can draw more attention... in your tile. The effects of natural and artificial lighting can also draw attention..."
Tile Goes High Tech at Italy's Big Expo
"creating tile looks from handmade to avant-garde, as seen as CERSAIE 2013... Ceramic Tile and Bathroom Furnishings. From what I could see at the 2013 event, the... ceramic tiles as the sustainable material of the future. Meanwhile, a large selection... holding down that tile is God and gravity. Tap on the tiles. If you get a hollow sound... sometimes no tiles. It would be interesting to know whether the tile market is shrinking..."
Loving Color: A Rainbow of Tile
"black tile. Think about how many times you've seen white and black penny tiles in... their tile in color? Here's a starting point: follow the rainbow of tile ideas.... subway tile in kitchens. But what about the adventurous homeowners who want to see... bathroom tiles? These are all very lovely, but a color you love today can become a color... choice with tiles-try a faux glass mosaic wallcovering that can be installed by you without..."
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles... point. Tile tends to be the most popular choice — for its flexibility in style, budget... intriguing tiles can add to your kitchen's unique look.... when he tiled our kitchen, too. The house I grew up in had tile counters, tile walls... backsplash tiles - http://custom-tiles.com/tile-durability They meet NSF-UL requirements... cheaper tile, I would run a half section of the tile horizontally just above the countertop..."
Straight From Spain: Amazing New Trends in Tile
"Textures Take Tile Beyond Kitchen and Bath... about the tile trends I saw. The Spanish use tile as a default surface — it seems that... covered in tile. Tile's been popular in Spain since before there was a Spain. It's that... Spanish Tile Manufacturers Association (ASCER) and their North American brand Tile... annual tile, bath and natural stone showcase called Cevisama. My last ideabook covered... Spanish tile industry at the forefront of ceramic innovation. I was brought to Spain..."
7 Tile Tips for Baths on a Budget
"pricing on tile and plumbing fixtures, it's hard for many homeowners to know where to... goes for tile; it can range from 90 cents to 450 dollars a square foot. And the overall... -foot-tile — here are a 7 features that elevate a basic bathroom to the next level... existing tub tile. I thought about taking all the ugly 4x4 "peach color" tiles off and... TCNA (Tile Council of North America) that the manufacture of the tile to make this..."
Contractor Tips: How to Install Tile Flawlessly
"single tile, pull from these tips for expert results... great-looking tile job takes more than just picking beautiful tile. Preparation, planning... joints in tile workCut: Tiles that must be trimmed to fit against a wall or other ob... Remember, tile is for the long haul. These tips will help ensure that your installation... to set tilesScreed: A flat wood or metal board used to level mortar or concrete before... to: Lay tile parallel toJolly trim: A finishing and edge-protection profile for the..."