Tidying Up: How to Clean Up Different Tile Types

Architectural Ceramics

It’s no secret that Americans have fallen in love with Marie Kondo and her mission to clean up homes across the nation. Check out the following tips below, organized into categories, to care for and maintain your porcelain, ceramic, glass or natural stone tile.

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How To Choose Bathroom Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Or how about a vibrant colourful feature wall to start your day right? There are so many tiling choices to suit every tiling need that it can quickly become overwhelming, so use this guide to help choose the best bathroom floor tiles for you. Ready to Make a House a Home?

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How to Incorporate Luxurious Statement Stones

As The Tile Turns

Many of our clients find themselves drawn to a particular type of stone —and eager to incorporate it into their projects. Typically, their goal is to elevate interiors by creatively incorporating bold stone features. Have you ever fallen head over heels in love.with stone tile?

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How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor

Tile Excellence

Tile Excellence responds to bad advise on "how to lay ceramic tile" found on ask.com. In response to the question, "How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor" "To i nstall ceramic tile , first grout the area. A pply more grout to the seams and let it dry for several hours. The advice given below and to this reader was based on my experience with this master tile installer, I feel I can respond. 1- GROUT is NOT used to lay the tile! !

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How to Make a More Sustainable Kitchen

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

So if you want to have a more eco-friendly home, the place to start is in making a sustainable kitchen. As far as costs go, you could be looking at hundreds to thousands of dollars if it’s time to get more sustainable appliances. Also, try to buy reusable or recyclable.

Kitchen Sinks: How to Choose the Best Style for Your Needs

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

However, with so many styles to choose from, are homeowners choosing style over function? How can you determine which type of kitchen sink is best for your needs? Consumers are primarily looking for the right kitchen sink to complement their personal style,” Gallagher says.

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How to Install Kitchen Tile Backsplash

Tile Excellence

How to Install a Kitchen Tile Backsplash : Rooms : Home & Garden Television - [link]. backsplash diy diy tile glass tile How to how to install kitchen Backsplash kitchen tile mosaic designs tile installation

How to Make Your Powder Room Pop

As The Tile Turns

If this tiny room is anything less than spectacular, you're missing out on a huge opportunity to make a design statement while keeping costs to a minimum. Is your powder room a place of sanctuary — or has it become your home's most forgotten and neglected corner?

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How to Make Your Powder Room Pop

As The Tile Turns

If this tiny room is anything less than spectacular, you're missing out on a huge opportunity to make a design statement while keeping costs to a minimum. Is your powder room a place of sanctuary — or has it become your home's most forgotten and neglected corner?

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How To: Install A Cement Tile Floor

Granada Tile

Now that you’ve decided on your pattern, how do you install a tile floor to ensure it will be beautiful for years to come? concrete tiles Houzz how to SFGate tile installation

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How to Decide on the Best Fencing Materials

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

It can be easy to look at the fence panels alone to determine the price. But that’s before you take into account the posts you’ll need, any additional parts like gate pieces and labor costs to install the fence. Here’s a guide to help: Wood.

How to Seal Cement Tile Grout

Granada Tile

Cement tiles are handmade artisan products renowned for their amazing array of design possibilities and unmatched durability when compared to other tiles. While cement and ceramic tiles can look very similar, they are very different products and need to be treated and maintained differently.

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How to Measure Your Room for Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Whichever room in your home you are buying tiles for, it’s important to measure properly so you get the right amount of tiles. It can be confusing working out the correct measurements so we’ve put together some tips to help you breeze through it. to allow for wastage.

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How to Tile a Backsplash

Granada Tile

Cement tiles are a popular choice for kitchen backsplashes for their many unique styles and ability to protect the walls from splashes and spills. Liven up your space with colorful patterns and mosaic designs, and add durability and efficiency to your kitchen with cement backsplash tiles.

How to Clean and Maintain Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

From floors to walls, cement tiles come with many benefits that outlast both ceramic tiles and hardwood floors. While cement tiles have been proven to last many, many years, they still require the regular cleaning and occasional tile-specific maintenance to remain strong and beautiful.

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Handmade Cement Tiles: How to Instantly Improve the Look and Feel of Your Space

Granada Tile

From the stunning Bordeaux to the Moroccan-inspired Arabesque , Granada Tile’s handmade cement tiles are sweeping the world as a unique way to improve the look and feel of any space. While our stock of available tiles are gorgeous by themselves, you are not limited to them.

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How To Choose the Tile for Bathrooms

Tile Doctor

Design Examples DIY bathroom how to choose bathroom tile tile It is funny that bathrooms, the smallest rooms in the home, can be the most intricate and so involved, considering the space is so small.

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How To Cut Glass Tile Video Explanation.

How to Floor Tile

Probably one of the most popular posts on this blog and viewed many thousands of time is how to cut glass tile. Still working an in depth video but I am sure this will help. Know that any glass tile can be cut with a wet saw.

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How to Pick the Perfect Grout

Architectural Ceramics

Okay, so grout is NOT the most interesting thing to read about; however, it’s such an important part of design! And she said something interesting to me, “She (Ella) wanted to use the dark grey grout with all that but the contractor had used something of their own.

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How To Get The World Traveler Look

Granada Tile

Central to the room and to her creativity is the clawfoot bathtub, perched on a floor of Granada Tile’s Cluny cement tiles , custom colored in turquoise and white.

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How to Pick the Perfect Grout

Architectural Ceramics

Okay, so grout is NOT the most interesting thing to read about; however, it’s such an important part of design! And she said something interesting to me, “She (Ella) wanted to use the dark grey grout with all that but the contractor had used something of their own.

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How To Care For Marble Or Natural Stone From?

How to Floor Tile

link] I personally do not advocate using Marble, Travertine and other natural stone in showers or wet areas because it is too soft and hard to maintain. Mats/rugs : Mats or area rugs inside and outside an entrance will help to minimize the sand, dirt and grit that may scratch the stone floor.

How to Customize Cement Tiles [Infographic]

Granada Tile

<p><strong>Please include attribution to https://granadatile.com/ with this graphic.</strong></p><br Follow our tips on how to customize cement tiles and you will create a space in your home or business that is all your own.

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How to Choose Wall Tile

The Tile Doctor

Tile is an affordable and somewhat easy way to update your kitchen or bathroom. There are several types of wall tile to choose from. How-To Material - Tile, Natural Stone, Marble Surfaces - Wall, Floor, Countertop tile wall tile

How To Create Your Own Japanese Garden

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Japanese gardens are created to be spaces of meditation and reflection. Wouldn’t it be nice to relax here after work? Wouldn’t it be nice to have a place to relax and feel peaceful—maybe even downright Zen ? Stay True to the Culture of a Japanese Garden.

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How to Grout Glass Tile – 4 Tips for a Flawless Finish

Tile Doctor

Learning how to grout glass tile is not very difficult, and the result can be stunning if you use the right techniques and products. It is important to take the same kind of care. How-To

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How to Make Your Home Stand Out to Buyers

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There are plenty of typical things to do before listing your home for sale — cleaning, de-cluttering, staging, and so on. We all know of these obvious tasks, but what are some of the less obvious ways to make your home sell fast and stand out amongst the sea of For Sale signs?

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How To Choose Your Tile Material

The London Tile Co.

If you’re considering updating your kitchen or bathroom, or any other room in your house, have you put any thought into which tile material you’re going to use? If you haven’t we’re here to give you some advice about the different types of tile. We know that the choice can be a little overwhelming when it comes to deciding, so why not narrow it down by knowing which material you want for your tiles. Easy to clean, sweep or use a damp cloth or mop.

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How to Choose the Right Size Tile

Granada Tile

In this post we explore the different aspects of tile size, how they influence the appearance of a space, and how to choose the right size. Choosing Tile Relative to the Space. Start by measuring your space to be tiled by the length and width of the floor or wall.

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How To Lay Brick Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Exposed brick is one of those looks that adds instant character and charm to your home, but if you don’t already have a brick wall visible it can be an expensive, time consuming and messy job. But we have the solution to this problem with our range of brick effect wall tiles.

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How to Remove Asbestos from Your Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

You don’t want to find asbestos in your home. In this article we cover what asbestos is, why it’s so dangerous, where it’s located and how to remove it. The period of 1920 to 1989, he says, was the peak era for asbestos use in residential construction.

How To Decorate With Stylish Black Kitchen Cabinets

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to creating a space that speaks to your personal style and character you want to consider your color palette. Why consider a traditional white color wave when you can go to the dark side and try a black hue instead? Probably, but would we want to?

How To Edge Your Tile

The Tile Shop

We couldn''t believe it- there are so many ways to finish your tile work beautifully! I took a walk around our Plymouth, MN showroom to get some examples. I would encourage you to take a trip around your showroom to explore the many ways to edge your tile project.

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How to Choose Kitchen Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

The kitchen is often referred to as the heart of the home, so it’s crucial to get your decor just right. Whether it’s your busy family hub, or somewhere to relax and socialise with friends, the kitchen is an important part all of our lives. 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.

How to Modernize Your Outdated Kitchen

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Whether your kitchen is a true fixer-upper from decades ago or your once-trendy laminate countertop and linoleum flooring fell out of style fast, it may be time to modernize your outdated kitchen. Here are 10 creative ways to make your dull, outdated kitchen feel new and inviting once again.

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How To Create Indoor-Outdoor Flow

The London Tile Co.

Having a large indoor space that’s only used occasionally is impractical, and yet a smaller space which connects to a corresponding outdoor area gives you the option to extend when needed. We’ve put together some helpful hints to guide you in creating a seamless connection between your indoor and outdoor living areas. Top tips for improving your indoor to outdoor flow: Add a cover to an outdoor living area to create the illusion that you haven’t stepped outside at all.

How To Install Lustrolite Wall Panels

The London Tile Co.

Looking for a quick and easy way to add a splash of colour to your kitchen or bathroom? Lustrolite is made from multi-layered acrylic with a high-performance hard coated surface, designed to look like back painted glass and available in nine stylish colours.

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How To Add Retro Style To Any Room

Trendir Magazine

While we are in the new age of décor, and everything always seems to be changing; whether it be due to the season, evolving trends or just time for an upgrade. However, while most things do tend to change somethings are best left alone, that is where retro style comes into play.

10 Stylish How to Tile a Bathroom Wall

Deepnot

Replacing the bathroom wall with ceramics on bathroom wall is how to make the display looked clean and interesting. Besides it is useful as bathroom necessary fulfill and another hygiene problems, the bathroom also is to be the relaxation of the body […].

How to Make a Cement Tile Shower

Granada Tile

In a simplified manner, creating a cement tile shower requires you to separate the shower from the rest of the bathroom, lay the foundation, and add the desired tiles. Getting the desired result is a little more involved, depending on how far along your shower already is: 1.

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How to Stay Organized on a Cross-Country Move

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There is no practical option to take things slow and move in chunks, or even bring the most important items to your new place in a few loads. If you’re looking for a guide on how to stay organized, you’ve come to the right place.

How to Install a Cement Tile Floor

Granada Tile

Our Granada cement tiles are a perfect way to heighten the visual appeal of any room in which they are installed. 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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How To Add Texture Right Where You Need It

Trendir Magazine

If you have been following us for a while, then you know one of the best ways to add character to a room is by adding textured pieces. Keeping that in mind, we wanted to share how to add texture the right way to any room in order to create a chic well-characterized space.