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How to Pick a Shower Niche That's Not Stuck in a Rut
Forget "standard." When you're designing a niche, the shelves and spacing have to work for your individual needs
"one full tile. The tile size is 12"x24" and the tile will be install horizontally.... course of tile. We have never found a tile we can not miter. It is work. It is hard... look of a tiled niche consider rolling or folding the tile in the corners. When you... roll a tile you make a cut and then use that same cut on the next tile in the puzzle... hroom-Tile-Right My newest love in tile niches is lining them up with one wall..."
How to Build a Better Shower Curb
Work with your contractors and installers to ensure a safe, stylish curb that keeps the water where it belongs
"if your tile is a 30cmx60cm tile. Plan the curb when designing the shower. After... After the tile is selected. Have the tile setter build the shower curb for you - not... reinforced cement board. For screwing down the cement board we used ca. 100 drywall screws... different tile note - does anyone know if glass mosaic tiles are safe for use in a fireplace... I will tile the glass part with the beautiful glass tiles!!! We don't actually use..."
9 Hard Questions to Ask When Shopping for Stone
Learn all about stone sizes, cracks, color issues and more so problems don't chip away at your design happiness later
"discount tile store. I can't buy vein cut marble at those numbers. The tile is out of... porcelain tile. If the tile has been sealed with a high quality sealer (recommend sealing... spare tile than on the tiles in your shower. That's a great Idea. Thanks for your... to any tile - porcelain, ceramic and glass- not because of the tile but because of... advertised 'tile cleaners' contain these acidic products which ARE fine for your tile...."
A Chilly Massachusetts Bathroom Gets the Hotel-Spa Treatment
Luxurious details including a steam shower and radiant-heat flooring create a relaxing private master bathroom for a couple
"Joe @ Tile By Design in Danvers, Jennifer @ The Tile Source in Beverly, Julie @ Willow... glass tile. It is from Sonoma Tilemakers. We purchased it locally from Tile By... up the tile choice for the glass tile on Sonoma's webpage. Found this excellent data... faced tile - Awesome! The glass tile needs a quality "Modified Thin-set" to be installed... glass tile! fabulous remodel. my only bugaboo would be the that color glass tile..."
Bathroom Style: No More Boring Flooring!
"carrara tiles in my master bath and love it. I also used pebble tile under the tub... carrara hex-tile in my guest bath and love how it looks wet when it's not. Speaking of... powder room tile installation, Shawn! This was a custom mosaic marble using Bardiglio... other tile installations from the same job. The shiny penny rounds are the pool... subway tiles, but varied the formats and layouts to make them feel unified but different..."
Chelsea Neighborhood Inspires Elegant, Urban Bath
"Beautiful tiles! It's true finding the "great" tile makes the job so much easier!... And the tile...it's hard to choose a favorite, as they are all stunning. Wow! Great... mosaic tile, maybe for my small powder room. $10,000 bathtub. Whew, that's just crazy... patterned tile for a bit of old-world glamour. If you don't want your bathroom to look... This tile that could easily be used on the floor of a bathroom for a strong graphic..."
Moroccan Style Stirs Up Exotic Flair
"Those tiles...wow. Love the lines of Moroccan Style! I love the Morrocan styled pendants... lovely tiles and patterns give me great ideas (or at least a vision) for our guest... floor tiles. A classsic example of zellige-inspired tile. Authentic zellige tile... encaustic tile (a ceramic tile in which the pattern is not a product of the glaze but... zellige tile. Here is a contemporary translation that is just stunning. The teal and..."
Major Makeover: Bland to Evocative Asian-Style Bath
A complete remodel gives a bathroom an unexpected yet thoroughly calming presence, with reinterpreted Asian style
"in the tile. The wood warms up the gray. The white on the ceiling gives an art feel... the wall tiles. The stone tiles were cut down from a larger size to create this custom... charcoal tiles and a water feature: Water slowly pours down the face of the slab onto... Danenberg.Tiles: custom, ASN Natural Stone A strip of purple contrasts with the rich..."
Highlights From the 2012 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show
Innovations in sinks, outlets and surface materials for kitchens and baths shone at this year's show
Painted Wood Floors
"horrible cement tile porch floor - I'm thinking pale gray and off-white diagonal ch... encaustic cement tile, which was a popular style in the Mediterranean in the late 19th-early... com/encaustic-cement-tiles.htm , additionally, we have more information on patterns, etc... made this tile and it made its way as far as Cuba where some of the best examples survive... encaustic tile floors have been preserved in the Middle East as well. @smulder: We know..."
Bling Where It’s Least Expected
"metal tiles on a backsplash, shower or floor... metallic tiles. Metal tiles gained popularity in the past decade or so with the explosion... steel tiles were (and still are) great harmonizers. However, they’ve also made their... steel. Tiles are available in different metals, including bronze, copper and titanium... and/or tile. Thanks for your reply, . . . so your suggesting you tile around the mirror... metal tile than just bling factor. There is solid cast bronze tile from Metaphor..."
Design Underfoot: Versailles Pattern Floors
"ctive Tile Pattern Adds Warm Style and Character to Your Home... multi-sized tile and wondered what it was? It could have been Versailles Pattern tiles... sized tiles and can be used wherever you want an interesting pattern on your floor... typically laid tile. Glad to hear from fans of this tile pattern! @aprilaries, the Mondrian... porcelain tile with rectified edges. Porcelain is easy to clean and rectified tiles are..."
Roots of Style: Spanish Eclectic Homes Find a Place in the Sun
Flexible stucco, intricate tiles and more have kept this multicultural style going strong for a century
"intricate tiles and more have kept this multicultural style going strong for a century... a clay tile roof in the U.S., you will likely find a palm tree nearby, for Spanish... made of cement to replicate the texture of a style of adobe. I have lived in a stucco... barrel tile roof on the porches that wrap around this house to quit leaking has modified... prefab cement sheet that has flex in the joints or another product altogether. DO..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Green in the Bath
Splash some spring-conjuring green paint, tiles or accessories around your bathroom for natural appeal
"paint, tiles or accessories around your bathroom for natural appeal... local tile showroom recently, I was struck by the abundance of green products, especially... wall tiles. Soft sage and celery greens have been popular colors for home interiors... subway tile in the kitchen and a dark olive green tile in the shower with a mottled... glass tile as a highlight amidst tumbled marble tiles. It's a subtle, soft way of..."
Light-Happy Changes Upgrade a Small Bathroom
Glass block windows, Starphire glass shower panes and bright white and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom design
"and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom design... shower tiles didn’t extend high enough to protect the drywall from water, and the... accent tile in blue, her favorite color. Bathroom at a Glance Who lives here: A... brown tiles in the tub, and tiny brown pool tiles on the floor. We renovated it... mosaic tile.The white floor tile is American Olean style Chloe Pinwheel. It comes... floor tile pattern, only to find "black and white". Your solution is brilliant!!..."