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On Trend: Wood Tiles
Can anyone improve on nature? Check out these inventive treatments and innovative designs for wood tiles, and judge for yourself
"for wood tiles, and judge for yourself... new. In tile form, this traditional material takes on an edge, especially when the... of wood tile do you like best to work with? Thanks! The reclaimed painted tiles and... applied wood tile too? This is what I am considering but I haven't seen any pics yet!... not the tiles) I cut 1 x 2s into pieces of varying lengths, glued them to the wall... days) and painted them in a pearlescent white, in my matser bedroom. I love the way..."
Get Floored by Creative Use of Tile
Don't get stuck in a subway-tile rut. Unlock the imaginative power of tile for floors and walls that will knock their socks off
"subway-tile rut. Unlock the imaginative power of tile for floors and walls that will... percent of tile's capability too. I love staggered subway tile as much as the next girl... predictable. Tile is so much more than rectangular pieces of clay. It can add art, shine... look at tile's possibilities in a whole new way. I think we're ready for the other... our tiles! Here's another creative use of tile: handmade, ceramic tile by Vermont artisan..."
The Perfect Finish for Your Tile
Bullnose? Quarter round? V-cap? Demystify trim terms and finish off your kitchen and bath tile in style
"of your tile shopping, but it is a necessary one. For most tile installations, the... perfect tile for your kitchen or bath and are ready to order. Have you thought about... Some tile families do not have trim pieces. Tiles come in different thicknesses... part of tile design. We often find a great tile for the perfect setting, and then it... about any tile. I used a combination of trim pieces with my subway tile in the master..."
Accent Tile Stands Out in the Shower
"Favorite Tile Adds a Lot of Color and Fun... of your tile needs can be met with something less expensive, while the accent tile... picking your tile palette in a bathroom can be downright overwhelming. Also, it can be downright... pricier tiles on the market is to use them as accents. One of the best places to do... using tile to create a 'painting' in the shower or over the bathtub, think I might... similar tile. We just picked that as the majority of the tile in the shower in bath..."
Get Creative With Your Bathroom Floor Tile
Add movement, definition and interest to a humble bathroom floor by sidestepping uniform tile in favor of an unusual design
"uniform tile in favor of an unusual design... much tile is installed simply and in a running bond pattern, like brick, until it... floor tile has an opportunity to be so much more: It can be a way to divide the room... floor tile go overlooked — learn how to contrast sizes, shapes and materials to create... name the paint. Thanks Torn wall covering... Like the curtain tile Tile Tile Like towel... done with tile. IMO, Sarah Richardson is the master (mistress?) of tile design. You..."
Finishing Touches: Pro Tricks for Installing Fixtures in Your Tile
Cracked tile, broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when you follow these pro tips
"acked tile, broken drill bits and sloppy-looking fixture installations? Not when... shower's tile layout can depend on how your fixtures and lights meet the tile. Ideally... centered on a tile instead of on a grout joint. However, this involves cutting the tile,... on the tile layout, and sometimes the tile can break. The following steps can help... with a tile setter or attempting a small-scale tile project of your own, knowing the..."
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
"why its tiles are newly popular today... Rookwood tile was showing up in homes around Houzz.... botanical tile. Tile Lovers, and fellow Houzzer's, I need your help! Can anyone identify... dragonfly tile? The tile is installed at the entryway of my home, which was built in... competing tile companies in the 1920's and some of the tile attributed to Rookwood was... e.com/tile, call first. They are quite knowledgeable about historical tile. Thank..."
10 Great Picks for Eco-Friendly Tile
"beautiful tiles created with reclaimed and recycled materials... obsessed with tile, I thought I would explore some eco-friendly options and share my favorites... earth-friendly tile: *Is the product made with recycled materials and if so, what is the... http://www.tile-shop.com/product_pages/green_tile.html Encore Ceramics in Oregon is also... broken tiles to local schools’ art programs. Tileshop has lots of green products..."
Your Bath: Boost Your Tile Style
"Tile Accents Large and Small Make Your Bathroom Beautiful... talking tiles. Tile is obviously a very common material on bathroom floors, walls or... available in tile, it’s time to get a little funky and go beyond the typical application... look at tile with new eyes. Nervous about the dent it might leave in your wallet? Don’t... touch of tile into their bathroom.... unique tile without dropping the big bucks. Choose a basic, inexpensive tile for your..."
'Weave' Stone Tile for an Elegant Bath
"basketweave tile on the floor. It adds elegance as well as visual and tactual texture... floor tiles. Our tile is Crema Marfil & Dark Emperador Basket Weave Mosaic Marble... , The tile used on the shower walls is Castello Beige Porcelain Tile. Here is the... Beige. The tile workers cut the tiles in half, to provide a brick-shaped appearance instead... possible? My tile is sandstone....I had to pick up a stock tile because of timing. My original..."
Brave Decorating Ideas From the NYC Holiday House
A good cause and daring design go hand in hand at a Manhattan mansion, with plenty of inspiration for all
"design go hand in hand at a Manhattan mansion, with plenty of inspiration for all... just a handful of design details on display by 28 designers in this year’s NYC Holiday... inspired! The painting in Susanna Salk's New Year's Eve Room is an original painting by Argentine... were on hand to greet visitors, and were very gracious in answering questions about... -- the painting does not say "happy holidays" to me. Shudder.... I would like to..."
8 Statement-Making Kitchen Backsplashes Beyond Basic Tile
Look to metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might even save you some money
"standard tile and try playing with unconventional materials — an unusual backsplash... rehash paint, tile and wallpaper? People must experiment to become creative! These... mosaic tiles or Moroccan-inspired designs. Art glass is a great alternative. Not only... It was painted the grey wall color, then gone over with a black glaze that was partially... is this tile backsplash option from Web Don, called Kitchen Palette. We just used this..."
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..."
Improve Your Love Life With a Romance-Ready Bedroom
Frank talk alert: Intimacy and your bedroom setup go hand in hand, says a clinical sexologist. Here's her advice for an alluring design
"setup go hand in hand, says a clinical sexologist. Here's her advice for an alluring... of my paintings, he had admired, on the wall of their bedroom.....a tribute to his... My painting, that he hung on HIS side of their bed, speaks volumes to the fact... have it painted and put it at the end of the bed to store the odd book and papers.... “You can paint your walls more of a neutral, warm color,” Michael says. “Then add sexy..."
Your Floor: How to Find Right Stone Tile
"Stone tile brings the colors and texture of nature to our homes and adds a quality... stone tile for your floor. Order enough material to complete the job in one shipment... stone tile materials: slate, travertine, sandstone, granite and marble. Which one... entry way tiles Hi there, I am laying 400x400mm sandstone tiles to a balcony. The tiles... worst tiles. Can you recommend a stone/tile flooring that I can use in the kitchen..."