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What to Use for the Shower Floor
"Shower Tiles, Mosaics, Teak Slats and Pebbles... your bath tile, but do you know what you are using for the shower floor? This surface... small tiles... Large format tiles with matte finishes can be used in single slope... granite tiles for my shower floor. The tiles do not look polished, in fact they have... porcelain tile for the steam shower walls and ceiling, and matte porcelain tile for the... porcelain tile in 4x4 formats, but has offered to cut the 12x24 tiles into 4x4s for the..."
Kitchen Backsplashes That Work
"Tile backsplashes can make or break a kitchen space. Is this why the thought of... selecting a tile, look for one that works well with the main elements in your kitchen:... visit a tile showroom. Decide whether your backsplash will be a backdrop or focal... Arabesque Tile from Mosaic Tile Stone mosaictilestone.com is having a sale on Beveled... accent tiles.... Utilize your 2 x 4 marble tile and every third or fourth tile place..."
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... 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... ceasear stone, or quartz rater than the tile. It all boils down to personal preference... how the tile is wavy and I feared a silicone joint would not look as nice. For the..."
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... like the tile/stone work and the light fixtures. Gorgeous. I cannot wait for you to... 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..."
Major Makeover: Bland to Evocative Asian-Style Bath
A complete remodel gives a bathroom an unexpected yet thoroughly calming presence, with reinterpreted Asian style
"metal and stone which is cold, then you have wood (warm and earthy) placed heavily on... 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... Danenberg.Tiles: custom, ASN Natural Stone A strip of purple contrasts with the rich... steel, stone-surround tub made of recycled steel sheet metal complements the ceiling..."
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
10 Midcentury Features to Treasure
Before you trash that geometric tile or kitschy wallpaper, find out whether your home's blasts from the past are gems in disguise
"geometric tile or kitschy wallpaper, find out whether your home's blasts from the past... shower tile and mirror light, and bathroom tile. That's wonderful! But that's clearly... The stone inside and out is Oakley stone, mined here in Idaho. The house sits... Original tile is in both bathrooms & 1 bathroom has the original silver cone shaped... bathroom tiles- bit too far retro for me- love that wallpaper too- thanks for sharing..."
See the Clever Tricks That Opened Up This Master Bathroom
A recessed toilet paper holder and cabinets, diagonal large-format tiles, frameless glass and more helped maximize every inch of the space
"large-format tiles, frameless glass and more helped maximize every inch of the space... natural stone, a vessel sink (again natural stone) with a very nice vanity and regular... floor tiles in the shower slippery? My contractor insists that I need small tiles... using a tile-ready pan inset into the floor. Had to keep the window (condo) because... exterior stone, which no longer exists. So replaced the window with a fiberglass window..."
Kitchen Design: A Picture Frame for Your Backsplash
"ame a tile pattern for a piece of built-in wall art for your kitchen... rectangular tile designs bordered by molding, much like a picture frame. Think of it as... glass tile will clean up easier than stone or crackle/crazed tile. Had to bookmarkthis... subway tile with a cararra pencil liner. Glass and marble tiles make up the accent... framing tiles glued over the mural tiles? snpatrick, no, the framing pieces are set..."
Floors Warm Up to Radiant Heat
Toasty toes and money saved are just two benefits of radiant heat under your concrete, wood or tile floors
"block of stone into a heated room from the cold outdoors and the stone will reach the... concrete and tile, and virtually eliminate circulating dust should you, ahem!, forget to... ceramic tile in the kitchen and laundry room, marble and travertine in the bathrooms... those warm stone floors in the bathroom in the morning. One other thing--we did have... under all tile floors. Thin mesh or wire install easily by electrician. Comes with thermostat..."
Guest Picks: Details for a Classic White Kitchen
Check out these white tiles, countertops and accessories, plus a few stainless steel touches, for a pristine-looking cooking space
"white tiles, countertops and accessories, plus a few stainless steel touches, for... subway tiles and white toe-stubbing footed cabinetry will be passé! Pulling your... white tile back splash. So need new cabinets/counter. Want to blend in the faded... natural stone with beautiful veining but the durability of granite. Good luck with... de lis tile, tin backsplash, lots of old world charm.... well, at least that's what..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Fabulous Green Backsplashes
Get the feel of spring all year round with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive
"with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive... Moroccan tile backsplash - where could I find this tile? Thank you :) BRAVO. Great article... Waveline tile in 'reed' from Island Stone. But I'm also always drawn to Heath Ceramics'... handmade tiles, with their subtle variations, is hard to beat. No Tile Murals? :... subway tile! Maria S. Love the color! Pls provide your tile sources? Tks! It is..."
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... wall of stone up to ceiling, with a fireplace. The room has 10 window's, 2 in the stone... stone, and a sliding door. My husband being a mason contractor helped us be able... glass tiles from Ann Sacks would make a stunning backsplash in the kitchen. I would... mosaic tiles are a fitting choice for a ranch bath. Midcentury ranch homes frequently..."
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..."
Room of the Day: A Family Bath With Vintage Apothecary Style
"mosaic tile floor inspires a timeless room with a new layout and 1930s appeal... amazing tile on the floors and tile three-quarters of the way up all the walls,” she... subway tile, but a fortuitous trip to an estate sale at a “beautiful dilapidated mansion... life. The tile work is stunning and that floor tile! Kudos to the artisans who did the... floor tile and the wall tile? http://www.restorationtile.com, American Restoration..."