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Top 10 Tips for Choosing Shower Tile
Slip resistance, curves and even the mineral content of your water all affect which tile is best for your shower
"which tile is best for your shower... shower tile, and often the shower's design will dictate the type of tile that can... smaller tile. That might seem like an easy task, but remember, you need a tile that... of the tile needs to be in contact with the thinset (tile concrete). Often, thinset... not all tiles — such as many mosaic tiles — can reach 95 percent coverage. Using... large-format tile is great for barrier-free design and aging in place. But is that tile..."
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..."
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... sometimes no tiles. It would be interesting to know whether the tile market is shrinking... large tiles that look like steel. Unfortunately, the larger the tile, the steeper..."
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..."
Epoxy vs. Cement Grout — What's the Difference?
Grout is grout, right? Nope. Cement and epoxy versions have different appearances, durability and rules of installation
"among tile contractors and builders. I find new benefits every time I use this product... local tile supplier and viewed the Fusion Grout demo - I was less than impressed... John, no Fusion pro grout is not a urethane grout, Fusion Pro is an advanced acrylic... marble tile - we had never tackled a tile job before and despite warnings that this... Porcelain tiles? Ceramic tiles? Limestone? Honed travertine? Is it possible to cover..."
3 Key Steps for Grouting That Looks Its Best
"keep your tile beautiful and for an installation that will last... a poor tile installation, and a poor grout job can ruin a great tile installation... appropriate Tile Council North America (TCNA) or Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Association... well, the tile and substrates need to be installed well, too. Make sure that your tile... poorly made tiles sold in sheets that are not suitable for a wet environment. Some sheet..."
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..."
How to Add a Kitchen Backsplash
Great project: Install glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash
"glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash... flat. The tile man said he would never install this kind of tile again because he had... finished tiling the backsplash in our new house kitchen. No mural tile this time, but... we need tile? My floor isn't even tile. Most important feature of the backsplash... Yes, her tiles are beautiful, but the tiles we looked at are $85 per sq. ft. That's..."
21st-Century Amenities for an Old-Time Show House Bath
Updated but appropriate features help an old-fashioned bath in the 2014 DC Design House align with modern tastes
"harmonious fusion of 1930s styling and 21st-century technology.... original tile work in some way? I loved the old tile :( So sad that it was all ripped... the old tile. I also love the tile! The "after" bathroom looks very nice, but yes... subway tile to the square tile and that it is going all the way to the ceiling. Not... modern tile and fixtures! The basketweave tile on this bathroom is what we have in... floor tile, wonderful toilet unmirrored in the swell pedestal sink, the tiled walls..."
Roots of Style: See What Defines a Craftsman Home
Charming features and intimate proportions have made Craftsman houses an American favorite. See their common details and variations
9 Elements of Asian Style
"described as a fusion of styles, there are distinct recognizable elements which are associated... stone tile, blond wood planks and smooth river rock pebbles in this East meets West... floor tiles, black wall shelf and long pendant lights. 8. Circle motif. The circle..."
10 Favorite Features of Spanish Revival Style
"roof tiles, wrought iron gates and window grilles and carved entry doors. What... those tile stairs. Amazing, simply amazing!! It's not the cup of my tea. But I really... stair case tiles. I mostly enjoy that each step is a different color. I'm currently... put the tile on the stair risers.. they would be amazing on our entry way stairs. What... covet the tiled stair risers. Not a look that works here in New England, but I still..."
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Choose the Right Doorknob for the Job
Your home's entire style may just turn on the right doorknob. These examples can help you select wisely
4 Secrets to a Luxurious Bathroom Look
"being tiled and indicated that tiling all the way from floor to ceiling was outdated... ions: tile to the ceiling around the tub, floor tile continuing up the wall around... to the tile. Two rows of white on white patterned tile run around the room, with... chosen to tile a single wall or all of them. In a shower surround, stopping the tile... grass tiles on the shower floor. The tile was actually a mixture of three colors..."