Why You Should Consider Cement Tiles Over Other Flooring Types

Granada Tile

Your indoor flooring needs to be able to handle a lot of use and abuse, especially in high traffic areas. Cement tile, for example, is a durable option and great choice for indoor floors, but don’t just take our word for it! An Affordable Home Flooring Option.

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The Most In Demand Flooring Trends of 2018

Tile of Spain USA

Floors in homes and commercial spaces can set the mood for the entire atmosphere of a design. New ceramic tile technology makes it possible to get creative with flooring by playing with colors, shapes, installation techniques and textures for spaces that are uniquely your own.

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Feature Floor Fashion

Diary of a Tile Addict

Bold and bright, or discreet and understated; whatever the style, sales of feature floor tiles are on the up and outselling plain floor tiles, claims British Ceramic Tile. All of the above will support sales in store and tap into this hugely important feature floors trend.”.

Benefits of Cement Tile Floors

Granada Tile

We’ve created a list of the top ten benefits of cement tiles to show you just how flexible and durable cement tile floors really are! A cement tile floor will look as good as the day it was installed with just a little care. A cement tile floor can help insulate your home.

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How to Choose Kitchen Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

The floor of your kitchen might not be the first thing you decide on, but it can make a huge difference to the look and feel of the room. We’ve put together some tips to help you just the right floor tiles for your kitchen. Don’t be afraid to use a coloured floor tile, particularly if your overall colour scheme is quite simple. Ceramic can be used on the floor, but it is not ideal in high traffic areas.

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts

Tile Excellence

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts By Chris Lawson Tile repairs are a very specialized service and it can be hard to get tile contractors interested in small, sometimes difficult, detailed repairs.

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How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor

Tile Excellence

In response to the question, "How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor" "To i nstall ceramic tile , first grout the area. Even "expert" how-to books will say to start in the middle of the floor with the whole tiles, thus insuring full tiles on all sides. I won''t even touch the " aesthetic " value of a floor which starts in a corner. After the floor is laid with thin-set the floor is covered with grout.

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Laying a Travertine Marble Tile Floor Successfully

Tile Excellence

Laying a travertine marble tile floor seamlessly (i.e., do-it-yourself project grout home improvement laying a travertine marble tile floor mortar natural stone thin-set thinest til floor tile travertine marble tile travertine tile installation without grout) is a skill that you can easily develop. Only a little bit of knowledge, a few tools, patience, and diligence are required to complete this job successfully. There is no need to be intimated by this type of project.

Mixed Floors

The Tile Shop

I like the floor tiles in this bathroom.mixing materials adds so much interest to a space! You could create a similar look using our Lansdale Carrara 1" Hex and Fresh Grey Ceramic tile

Cool Floor

The Tile Shop

I like the pattern of this stone floor from Brandon Morrow''s friend in California

Great Floor

The Tile Shop

Love this great tiled floor

Get The Look: Union Sun Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Also in the Union range are matching wall and decor tiles in Steel and Light grey colours, and Union Sun floor tiles are also available with an anti-slip finish. Advice Tile Design Tips floor tiles get the lookUnion Sun tiles have a mid grey-brown colour that features a stone effect look. These square porcelain tiles are hard-wearing and perfect for high traffic areas in the home such as kitchens and hallways.

Fab Floor

The Tile Shop

I like the way they used four tiles to create the color blocks in this black and white floor

Money Floors

The Tile Shop

I found these tiled floors on Apartment Therapy.what a cool use of coins! Nickel floor tile featured in a Seattle bathroom: The Nickel floor bathroom was inspired by the Standard Grill''s penny tiled floor in NYC

Ditra under tile floor system reality check

Tile Excellence

From the first introduction of Durock then Hardi board Even back as far as metal wire and hand "dry pack" concrete bed floors. Right on this bag of thin set itself it says "for use on concrete floors" It also says to use "acrylic mortar admix" in this product (prohibited with DITRA).

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Ditra Flooring Membrane Underlayment System Reality Check

Tile Excellence

Ditra Flooring System Doesn''t Make Sense I''ve been installing tile most of my adult life. From the first introduction of Durock then Hardi board, Even back as far as metal wire and hand "dry pack" concrete bed floors.

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Tile Flooring for Kitchen – A Sleek Look Flooring


Searching for a modern kitchen’s design with a sleek looks of beige and white or black and white can be realized by the tile flooring for kitchen. When you want to look for tile flooring for kitchen and you want to accentuate kitchen, those tile flooring for kitchens can be your option.

Cement Tile Patterns for Patios and Floors

Tile Talk

Cement tile floors for outdoor patios or indoor living spaces allow you to create unparalleled visual appeal using patterns together with the colors of your choice. Each project shows how cement tile is being used to create flooring that is both personal and unique.

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Benefits of Using Cement Tiles for Bathroom Floors and Walls

Granada Tile

It’s no secret how popular cement tiles are for floors and walls in stylish homes and trendy commercial spaces. When used only on the floor, they add a pop of texture and pattern while breaking up an otherwise plain space.

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Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor

Granada Tile

Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor. We love a black and white floor. To get the look of this bathroom floor, chose our Sofia cement tile. The post Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor appeared first on The Cement Tile Blog.

A Playful Bathroom Floor Using Tunis Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

A Playful Bathroom Floor. For the bathroom floor of a renovated 1890s Chicago townhouse, architect Rebecca Liddy of Kulinski and Rappe Architects , was hoping to find tile that would be appropriate to the period. Moreover, our cement tiles are the ideal choice for a bathroom floor.

Oh La La! A Granada Tile Cement Tile Floor in Sacramento’s Brasserie Capitale

Granada Tile

floor tile restaurant restaurant design restaurant floor design restaurant tile Sacramento tile floorThis came into our inbox recently: I’m wondering if you’d be interested in a submission?

Avente Tile Talk: Creative floor tiling

Tile Talk

Creative floor tiling. Its a bit of a story to this tile project as this section of the floor has been concrete for a few years. Well this year we decided we would tackle this floor when we returned but there were complications that worked out for the best. The finished floor.

Floor Tile Slip Resistance Ratings Explained

The London Tile Co.

Contaminants on either the floor or soles of feet/shoes can cause slip hazards, so it’s important to try and keep these as clean and dry as possible. Grouted joints will add extra slip resistance – mosaic tiles have added grip thanks to the additional grout lines, however we do not recommend glass mosaic tiles for floors. Suitable for dry internal domestic floors, e.g. kitchens, dining areas, hallways. Wet ramps, walk through pools & jacuzzi floors.

Granada Tile Company’s Buniel Cement Tile For A Black And White Kitchen Floor

Granada Tile

A black and white tile floor is always welcome in a kitchen! Breaking News Buniel floor tile kitchen kitchen floor Von Fitz VonFitz DesignIt’s a classic that never goes out of style, whatever the tile pattern.

Exceptional Qualities of Floor Tiles for Kitchen


Floor is one of the most important part in the kitchen to support the overall appearances in this area, so homeowners often try to choose the right flooring for supporting the atmosphere that they want to bring in their kitchens and one of them is floor tiles for kitchen.

Tile Installation Formulas for Floors and Walls

Tile Excellence

Tile Installation Formulas [for installing tile flooring and tile walls) How to Figure Out Square Footage How to Know How Much Tile to Purchase (once you have sq. ask chris backerboard bathroom bathroom floor bathrooms concreate board cost diy Dorock durock hardy board hardyboard grout materials tile installation thin set tile answers thinset

What Type of Flooring is Best for Your Home?

Kitchen and Residential Design

Many homeowners are looking into purchasing new flooring for their home. But, which type of flooring is right for you? You may be surprised to learn how many types of flooring are available in today’s market. Cork In cooler climates, cork flooring can be a popular choice.

A Granada Tile Normandy Cement Tile Floor Brings Elegance To A Luxury Bathroom Renovation

Granada Tile

Because of their matte finish, making them non-slip even when wet, extending these concrete tiles into the shower floor as floor tile extends the bathroom. encaustic tile encaustic tiles Los Angeles shower floor tile shower stall tile

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"Now, About Your Shower Floor"

How to Floor Tile

Some say a solid cultured marble floor is the way to go. I have not torn out any floors with small tile. I have removed and replaced solid cultured marble and 4x4 and 6x6 tile on a shower floor because eventually the grout failed water invaded the space.

Choosing the Best Kitchen Floor Tile Patterns


Kitchen floor is an element of kitchen that needs great attention. The beauty and cleanliness of kitchen floor influence all aspects in your kitchen. It is better for you to choose kitchen floor tiles patterns in appropriate selection.

#FlexBoneFriday Feature: Fastidious Flooring

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Andrew Wheeler of Fastidious Flooring recently converted a residential duplex built in 1874 into a single-family home. Beautiful installation Fastidious Flooring…be sure to follow their work on Facebook.

Cement Tile Is The Best Tile Flooring For Indoor Showers

Granada Tile

Here are additional reasons why cement tiles are the perfect option for your indoor shower floor and surround. Tip: Consider a smaller tile design for the floor of your indoor shower for more grout lines and more traction.

How to Install a Cement Tile Floor

Granada Tile

Installing cement tile flooring is a common request for many homeowners, interior designers and restaurant owners. Installing cement tile flooring can take some time to go from start to finishing. To order cement tiles for your floor, giver us a call at 213-788-4238 today!

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Marble Mosaic Medallion Tile Foyer Flooring Installation I Tile Installation

Tile Excellence

marble days blog #2 The second in the 3 part series of "marble days" is a little more elaborate than the first as promised and describes and shows the use of perimeter borders of marble around the edge of a foyer floor.

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How Outdoor Floor Tiles Can Upgrade Your Backyard

Granada Tile

They are easy to source and most contractors will know how to install these flooring types, but we encourage you to think outside the box. Let’s go over a few of the pros and cons of cement tiles, poured concrete, and brick pavers for the flooring of an outdoor space.

7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Commercial Floor Tiles

Granada Tile

When it comes to the flooring, a few basic materials come to mind, such as laminate flooring and vinyl tiles. There is one material, however, that combines these two important principles beautifully, and that is cement floor tile. What Are Commercial Cement Floor Tiles?

Tired of Cold Floors?

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Did you know that Nuheat Floor Heating System brings soothing heat to tile and stone floors? Simply install a Nuheat mat under your tile and stone floor for a maintenance-free, economical, efficient heating alternative – with no cold spots.

Slippery Floors?

H.Winter Showroom Blog

So whether your flooring is laminate, wood or tile; contaminants such as dirt, water, soap residue, oil, or grease can change the amount of slipperiness on these surfaces. A higher coefficient of friction indicates increased resistance of movement over the floor tile.

Picking Flooring for Your Home: Make the Right Choice Every Time with our Step-by-Step Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Flooring is one of the most important design decisions you can make. Image: ADM Flooring Design There’s no getting around it: Picking flooring for your home is a big decision. Below is our guide on how to pick the right flooring for any room in your home.