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Tile Style: Spotlight on Heath Ceramics
"famed ceramics add color, craftsmanship and fine design... Heath Ceramics has been creating gorgeous tableware and tiles since the 1940s, when... heath's tile. they were featured in carrie's apartment on the set of sex and the city... dimensional tiles. thanks for the post Ooh, I did not see the second one but remember how... subway tile, the 2x6-inch Modern Basics tiles in soft white maintain the clean, fuss-free..."
Bathroom Surfaces: Ceramic Tile Pros and Cons
Learn the facts on this popular material for bathroom walls and floors, including costs and maintenance needs, before you commit
"variety of ceramic tiles is endless, which can make finding just the right tile very difficult... heavy tile can be difficult to install. Curious if ceramic tile will work in your... variety, ceramic tile is a popular choice for bathroom finishes. If you're drawn to... Because ceramic tends to cost less than porcelain and is much lighter, it's often used... random tiles.... TILE TIP: Lighting Ceramic Tile Everyone should remember that you..."
Get Stone and Ceramic Surfaces Super Clean
Keep your kitchen or bathroom looking as good as on installation day with the right cleaning methods for counters and tiles
"porcelain/ceramic tile you can still seal the entire tile/grout lines, grout is a porous... porcelain/ceramic tile you can still seal the entire tile/grout lines, grout is a porous... travertine tile, and I was contemplating installing a travertine side walk outside. how... travertine tiles. I have soapstone, and I find that the best product to use is food grade... cleansers. CeramicBefore cleaning ceramic tiles, pick up loose dirt particles by sweeping..."
Kitchen Sinks: Easy-Clean, Surprisingly Affordable Ceramic
You get a lot for the price with ceramic sinks, and they're available everywhere. See the pros and cons here
"price with ceramic sinks, and they're available everywhere. See the pros and cons here... arrange a ceramic sink installation on the same day you purchase it. Could ceramic... see why ceramic sinks shine in kitchens. Their high-end appearance, dazzling finish... since ceramic sinks are available virtually wherever sinks are sold, you can often... had a ceramic sink and a stainless steel sink and prefer the ceramic. I've successfully..."
Interview: Ceramic Art Goes Vertical
"California ceramic artist Katherine Dube, clay seems to grow, following natural and imagined... came to ceramics after an advanced education in biology, biochemistry and chemistry... "Each tile 'bloom' is unique; having a natural movement and motion to each tile,"... present ceramics in various architectural spaces, engaging with new audiences who have... science and ceramic design "enhances my appreciation of the world around me," Dube says..."
Studio Tour: From Old Shed to Sunny Ceramics Workshop
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"less-expensive tiles like porcelain and ceramic, giving them the looks of marble, granite... Tile is big business — Americans bought 2.19 billion square feet of it in 2012.... wood-grain tile look, on show in a big way at the 2013 Coverings trade show in Atlanta... The wood tile trend has been gaining momentum for several years, and now there are more... dimensions for tiles we've never seen before — the most popular being long narrow planks,..."
Your Floor: How to Shop for Tile
"read a ceramic tile box and get exactly what you need... buying ceramic tile than finding a color and pattern that will work in a room. Every... buy the ceramic tile that's right for your project, and it may even save you money... Every tile manufactured and sold has an intended use, and that intended use is made... box of tile. However, it's always in code. Understanding this code will go a long... not the tile for you! Also, a non-vitreous (ceramic) tile is just as good in a dry..."
Designs Worth Discovering: Rookwood Pottery Tile
Get to know the company that put American ceramics on the map in the 1880s to see why its tiles are newly popular today
"American ceramics on the map in the 1880s to see why its tiles are newly popular today... Rookwood tile was showing up in homes around Houzz.... gorgeous tiles!!! Great article. Can you do one on Heath ceramics as well? The beautiful... love the ceramic tiles on the outside of buildings in Russia and Tunisia, nice to see... original art tiles in my 1925 home in the vestibule and around the fireplace. Although they..."
Design Details: Tiled Fireplace Surrounds
"Glass, Ceramic or Classic Stone Tile... realized that tile fireplace surround needed an ideabook of its own, as it is an entire... Limestone Tiles with antiqued walnut mantle. I have red onyx tiles surrounding the great... porcelain tile fireplace surround that we love. Check it out here. Great post about... surround tiles. I love a beautiful and unexpected fireplace surround and hearth.... mosaic tile and can't wait to see the finished product! Looking at those fireplaces..."
House Planning: How to Choose Tile
"lass, Ceramic, Porcelain...? Three Basic Questions Will Help You Make the Right Pick... will this tile be placed? 2. What is your budget? 3. How often will this tile be used... aside, tile simply refers to any kind of durable material that can be laid in rows... stone, ceramic, porcelain, and glass. All of these materials are beautiful, strong... Keep on tiling! great ideas and look for tiles work I mixed glass tiles and a thin..."
Classic Subway Tiles Go Uptown
"Traditional ceramic subway tiles, usually white, have flat, smooth, highly glazed surfaces... subway tiles became common in the early 20th century. Their durability and easy-to-clean... easy-to-clean status made them perfect for use in public spaces (subways!), but their classic... color tile! All of these tiles were from Discount Tile Outlet or from HDepot or... subway tiles. Used them in both my bathroom renos. Beveled white ceramic trimmed..."
Smashing Mosaics Stir Landscape Style
"objects I've tiled during fits of whimsy. Just beautiful. This is one of my most favorite... pebbles and tiles and when freezing will expand them. Since there are many vunerable points... one on ceramic tile mosaics, by Becky Paton, a few years ago on a whim and overlooked... rather than ceramic ones and would be a good addition to any gardener's library.Do you..."
Tile Goes High Tech at Italy's Big Expo
"creating tile looks from handmade to avant-garde, as seen as CERSAIE 2013... Italian ceramic industry is forging ahead with its plans to push ceramic tiles as the... Exhibition of Ceramic Tile and Bathroom Furnishings. From what I could see at the 2013 event... their ceramics and bathroom products at the CERSAIE, the International Exhibition... got the ceramic wood look tiles for a work table in our kitchen. They sell by the square..."
10 Tile Patterns to Showcase Your Floor
There's more to a tile floor than the tile itself; how you lay out your tile can change the look and feel of the room
"more to a tile floor than the tile itself; how you lay out your tile can change the look... selected new tile for your home projects, think about how you would like it laid out. Here... Most tile showrooms have displays of floor patterns and the sales staff can recommend... multicolored tile which has the entry tile color in it, a darker tile with entry tile colored... bordered by a tile entry and tile kitchen/family room. I cannot match the existing tile..."