How to Properly Clean Concrete Tiles

Granada Tile

Cement or concrete tiles are a great addition to any indoor or outdoor design scheme. They are hand-poured — with their unique, colorful, and detailed patterns poured in as well — to resist fading over time. This prepares the tiles to accept the sealant.

How To 130

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.

How To 198

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

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?

Stone 188

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.

How To 108

Beyond Modern Farmhouse: How to Use Shiplap

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

What is shiplap and how did it get so popular? The name shiplap originally referred to wood planks with notches (called rabbets) cut on each side of the board. These notches allowed builders of ships, barns and homes to provide some protection from seawater and rain.

How To 104

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?

How To 191

How to Style Outdoor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Whether you’ve got an expansive garden or a small patio your outdoor space should be a place you wish to escape to, where you can relax and unwind. By styling your outdoor space to reflect and enhance your outdoor tiles, you can make your patio an inviting extension of your home.

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! !

How To 122

How to Find the Perfect Concrete Tile Pattern

Granada Tile

Let’s explore some tips on how to find the ideal tile pattern for your space, with inspiration and examples to help you take your design to the perfect level. How to Choose a Concrete Tile. Examine the thickness to be sure it’s uniform.

How To 130

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?

How To 184

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 102

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.

How To 108

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?

How To 174

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.

Grout 158

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.

Cement 141

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.

How To 130

How to Plan the Perfect Shower Niche

The London Tile Co.

A shower niche is not only highly functional, but it can also add to the design and aesthetic of your bathroom space. Where to Start. When planning a shower niche there are several things to consider to make sure your shower niche turns out perfectly.

How To 168

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 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 Clean Your Tile & Grout: The Simple Guide

Garden State Tile Blog

Hard surfaces such as ceramic, porcelain, natural stone, and glass tile are some of the most durable and easy to maintain options for floors, walls, and backsplashes. And, with just a little routine cleaning, you can keep them looking like new for years to come.

Grout 52

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.

How To 130

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.

How To 114

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 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

How To 172

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.

Cement 163

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 106

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?

How To 114

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.

How To 187

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.

How To 130

How To Get The Modern Country Look In Your Kitchen

The London Tile Co.

It is where all the family, no matter how big or small, come together and connect. The ‘modern country’ style is a look that works in all property types from real country properties to modern townhouses. have put together our tips on how you can transform your kitchen today.

How To 141

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.

How To 130

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.

How To 114

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.

Video 130

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.

How To 130

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!

How To 130

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.

Grout 176

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.

How To 103

How To Get The Bake Off Look In Your Kitchen

The London Tile Co.

While we adore everything about it, the best thing about the colourful design of the makeshift kitchen is how easy it is to recreate in your own home. From the cupboards to the appliances, soft but bright tones are used to create a cheerful environment.

How To 151

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.

Grout 169

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

Tile Doctor

A Smoother Way to Transition Hardwood and Tile 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, and learning how to. How-To

How To 118

How to Make Black Walls Work in Your Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Then you might want to take a look at black walls. However, if you know how to work with black walls, they can be a classy, stately addition to almost any room design. Read on to learn how to work with this bold and creative trend.

How To 112

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?