COVID 19 Projects

COVID 19 Projects

As COVID 19 continues to take the world by storm, many people are reluctant to move forward with home improvements projects such as grouting and tiling. Some struggle with a lack of income while others are wary of letting service people in their houses. While these are

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Preventing Efflorescence While Cleaning Grout

Preventing Efflorescence While Cleaning Grout

Has this ever happened to you? You decide to clean your grout. You think you are doing a great job, but within minutes a haze starts to form leaving the tiling looking even worse than it did before you cleaned it. So, what is one to do

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What is Involved in Stone Restoration?

What is Involved in Stone Restoration?

If you have natural stone in your home, you probably clean it as often as you do any of your other furnishings. But over time, you may see signs of damage like scratches and rust, which are extremely difficult and sometimes even impossible to repair. If you

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Beautify Indoors or Outdoors with Stone and Grout

Beautify Indoors or Outdoors with Stone and Grout

Stone makes a gorgeous look for indoor or outdoor flooring or for an accent wall. Your professional installer will take a different tack to installing it though than you may have observed when watching tile installed. Installation Differences The similarity to the processes of grouting tile and

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Creative Tile in Your Bathroom

Creative Tile in Your Bathroom

Bathroom tile doesn’t have to be boring. It may not seem that way, since many people grew up with basic white or beige tile or visiting their grandparents’ house to face pink tiled bathrooms popular in the 1950s. All you need to do is pick the right

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Using Decorative Tile at Home

Using Decorative Tile at Home

Tile is a great product for practicality in a home. It works great in a bathroom or kitchen to protect against water and is easy to keep clean. However, this natural product can do double duty and add creative beauty to your space as well. Many people

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Seal Your Grout and Tile to Avoid Damage

Seal Your Grout and Tile to Avoid Damage

You could lose part of your home investment by failing to do one thing: sealing your tile or natural stone. There are installation professionals who make the mistake of installing new tile floors or a natural stone patio and never seal them. Homeowners, who don’t know to

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Restore Marble for a New Look

Restore Marble for a New Look

There is no stone more beautiful than marble. Polished marble has been the hallmark of luxury and wealth for centuries. Even unpolished marble has a distinctive style that makes any room stand out. However, marble can fade and it can lose its luster. When this happens, the

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Repairing Natural Stone: When to Hire a Professional and Tips

Repairing Natural Stone: When to Hire a Professional and Tips

Natural stone is a wonderful element in a home and is often the choice for kitchens and bathrooms. Granite, marble and travertine are popular and durable so they are great for counter tops, showers and floors. However, they can get stained, worn, or damaged over time. It

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Get Creative with Designer Tile

Get Creative with Designer Tile

Most people know tile and natural stone are excellent choices for homes. It’s clean, durable and looks really good. However, many may not know that you can get really creative with tile and stone. That’s largely because these products come in so many colors and even with

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