An Ode to Ceramic Floors

Tile of Spain USA

Serving as the foundation of a room, floors have a significant impact on the aesthetic and personality of a space. Blog ceramic tile Floor Tile Tile Trends

Patio Flooring Buying Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

One of the biggest decisions you will need to make is what to use for your patio flooring. With so many patio flooring options, it can be tough to decide which is best. What is patio flooring? As the name implies, patio flooring is any flooring option used on an outdoor patio.

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Top Home Bathroom Flooring Options

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Choosing the most suitable bathroom flooring can be daunting. You want your bathroom flooring to complement the rest of the home yet still withstand high moisture levels, humidity and heavy foot traffic. Best waterproof bathroom flooring options. Waterproof vinyl flooring.

Sorting Floor Tile

The Tile Doctor

Sorting Floor Tile Both stone and ceramic tile can have patterns on their surface as well as color variances. Ceramic tile is often manufactured with patterns imprinted on the surface and color or shade differences. General

Medieval Flooring & Encaustic Tile

Architectural Ceramics

The image above shows the tiled floor of Winchester Cathedral , which boasts the largest area of original medieval tiles in the United Kingdom! Come with us back in time to learn a few quick facts about medieval flooring, from stone to encaustic! Medieval Flooring.

Floor Tile Installation Methods

The Tile Doctor

Letand#39;s start out by choosing a method. The method includes how the substrate will be prepared to receive the tile, the necessary materials, and can include the type of tile used. General

Floor Removal

The Tile Doctor

Generally any existing surface that would interfere with a good bond, is dimensionally unstable, or poses a threat to the quality or durability of the new tiled installation should be removed. General

Ramp Floor Tile Installation

The Tile Doctor

When selecting a method, you will encounter height differences between existing floors and the new installation. If the new installation does not involve a height difference more than 3/4, a threshold may not be necessary. General

Trickling Patterns: Flooring Blended Together

As The Tile Turns

At Decorative Materials, we are consistently amazed by the revolutionary concepts at play in today's most fascinating designs. Just when we think tile designs can't get any bolder or more creative, we observe intriguing new ideas with the potential to shake up interior design as we know it.

Setting Floor Tile

The Tile Doctor

Setting Floor Tile Once the bond coat or setting bed has been trowelled, it is time to set the tile. Remember that it is a good idea to back butter tile larger than 8and#8243; or any tile where 100% coverage is desired. General

How to Install Specialty Tile Floors

The Tile Doctor

In this section, weand#39;ll describe three specialty tile installation situations you may encounter given how versatile ceramic, porcelain and stone tile are for flooring and transforming them into beautiful surfaces.

Grouting Floor Tile Installations

The Tile Doctor

Letand#39;s talk first about Portland cement based grout since this is the most commonly used material. Once the grout is mixed per the Manufacturers instructions, it needs to be installed. General

How to Tile Interior Floors - Installation Tutorial

The Tile Doctor

Interested in tiling an indoor floor? This installation tutorial will detail the application of stone tile or ceramic tile on interior floors. In the following photos, we will see an upstairs bathroom remodeled. General

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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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Mixing for Floor Tile Installation

The Tile Doctor

As usual, follow the Manufacturers instructions for mixing the materials chosen for the project. In addition to the mixing instructions, Manufacturers will include instructions concerning application and estimated coverage. General

How To Choose Bathroom Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Whether building a new property or renovating a current one, choosing the bathroom floor tiles should be one of the highlights. Choose from Grey or Moon colours in 600x600mm porcelain floor tiles and matching 900x300mm ceramic wall tiles.

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Floored!

KB Culture

Linear brass inlays on the floor pick up the metallic accents elsewhere in this bath, and make the room truly memorable. Picture the floor as plain marble, and you'll see what I mean.]

All about laminate flooring: Understanding your options

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Laminate flooring buying guide. Laminate flooring has come a long way in recent years. Rather than just a cheaper alternative to natural wood or stone flooring, laminate flooring is available in a spectrum of styles to offer a beautiful and durable complement to any decor.

A Word About Laminate Flooring

How to Floor Tile

Laminate Flooring has a place and technology is trying to keep up to survive normal wear and tear. It's great for a fast economic floor covering with many options in texture, style, feel and look. If you have Laminate in a bath or kitchen expect a very short life span of your floor.

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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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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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

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.

GIO Looks at Floor Tile Trends

Giotile

Because porcelain tile is durable, easy-to-maintain, and inherently green, it’s often the interior and exterior floor surfacing material of choice for restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, educational facilities, office spaces, and many other non-residential environments.

Litokol Litogrip Floor Joins the Tile Doctor Product Line

The Tile Doctor

One of the companyand#39;s newest products, Litogrip Floor, is a water-based non-slip treatment for silica-based materials. The Tile Doctor is bringing new Litokol detergent and surface treatment products to its customers.

The Known Dangers of Vinyl Flooring

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Most people shop for vinyl flooring because of its low price, and waterproof claims. What they may not realize is that it’s made of chemicals including plastic, which release hazardous VOCs. Natural ceramic or stone tiles on the other hand, are non-toxic and won’t give off any VOCs.

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.”.

Cool Floor

The Tile Shop

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

How to Install Tile Floors Outdoors - An Overview Tutorial

The Tile Doctor

Generally, ceramic, porcelain, or stone tile can be installed over suitable substrates in exterior locations, including mortar beds over concrete slabs and directly onto concrete slabs. General

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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Great Floor

The Tile Shop

Love this great tiled floor

Green Afoot: Environmentally Friendly Flooring

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

“Few places in your home have a bigger impact on your family’s health and planetary footprint than your floors…Tiles made from recycled porcelain, concrete or glass are durable, low-maintenance and generally have low carbon footprints.

Some Like It Hot: In-Floor Heating Options

Architectural Ceramics

Before the weather gets cold or you complete your next tile project, consider using in-floor heating as a way to keep your toes warm during these next few months. Because of our vendor partnerships with Laticrete and Schluter, AC offers multiple types of in-floor heating options. They’re experts in what goes between and under our tile; which includes floor warming systems. AC offers both an in-stock and special order in-floor heating system: Strata Heat.

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

GIO Looks at Floor Tile Trends

Giotile

Because porcelain tile is durable, easy-to-maintain, and inherently green, it’s often the interior and exterior floor surfacing material of choice for restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, educational facilities, office spaces, and many other non-residential environments.

Tile Flooring for Kitchen – A Sleek Look Flooring

INOKI

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.

Mosaics Aren't Just for Floors: Creative Glass Tile Backsplash Ideas

The Tile Doctor

Glass tile is an excellent option for a backsplash, not only because it is durable, waterproof, and resistant to stains and scratches, but also because the vast array of colors and styles of glass tile available. General

Open Floor Plans Require Special Thought: How to Transition Hardwood and Tile

The Tile Doctor

One of the hardest things about installing a variety of flooring in a house is learning how to transition hardwood and tile. There are few things more unappealing than a sloppy transition between two types of flooring.

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.

Designers Share Their Tips for Pairing Floor Tiles with Wall Tiles in Bathrooms

Granada Tile

That same expertise for color, size, and pattern is a necessity when choosing to pair floor and wall tiles for your project. Incorporating floor tiles with wall tiles is easier if you know some tricks for integrating the two.

"Cool New Laminate Flooring Designs"

How to Floor Tile

I happened to visit a new Floor And Decor that recently opened in The Colony Texas. This application was on the walls but it would look great on floors as it was intended too. You will not find other products at Daltile as you would in Floor and Decor.

How to Grout Tile Floor: 7 Insider Tips and Techniques the Pros Know

The Tile Doctor

You may consider yourself pretty good at do-it-yourself projects, but even the most dedicated home improvement enthusiasts can be intimidated at the thought of learning how to grout tile floor.

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