Common Causes of Cracked Tile

Common Causes of Cracked Tile

Maybe you’re cleaning, or maybe you’re just admiring your home, and then, all of a sudden you see it… a cracked tile! The first thing you are probably thinking about is how you’re going to replace it, but you should also consider why it happened. This way

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Can I Put New Grout Over Old Grout?

Can I Put New Grout Over Old Grout?

When you first put in new grout, it gives your fixtures a bright appearance that puts a smile on your face every time you look at it. But over time, grout can begin to look dingy. What’s more, if water or grit gets into the joints of

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How to Use Ceramic Tile at Home

How to Use Ceramic Tile at Home

When you think of tile in terms of home décor, what comes to mind? Floor tile, bathroom tile, tile for a backsplash? The truth is, there are so many ways to use tile in your home, the possibilities are endless. If you are thinking of how to

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Trim for Your Tile

Trim for Your Tile

Your new tile installation won’t be complete until you choose the trim, borders and edgings. You can add excitement to the most standard subway tile installation by including a contrasting color trim or border. Edge the installation in a third color or in the main tile color. Here

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Tile Installation

Tile Installation

Your new tile installation won’t be complete until you choose the trim, borders and edgings.  You can add excitement to the most standard subway tile installation by including a contrasting color trim or border. Edge the installation in a third color or in the main tile color.

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How to Spot Water Damage

How to Spot Water Damage

When you purchase a home, one of the first things you should check carefully before you commit are the bathroom and kitchen for water damage. Here’s what to look for so that you catch the water damage in time to include it in the required repairs made before you

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Cracked or Broken Grout Signals a Bigger Problem

Cracked or Broken Grout Signals a Bigger Problem

You probably don’t clean your shower tile daily or even weekly. Chances are good that mop your tile floors pretty often though. That means you notice when the grout cracks or breaks. You could patch it quickly and move on to other things or you could take

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The Ins and Outs of Staining Your Grout

The Ins and Outs of Staining Your Grout

Those looking for a new look for their tiled areas can do one simple thing to completely change the look of the room. Staining your grout will add dramatic appeal without replacing the grout or the tile. Why Stain Your Grout People have their grout stained for

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Ask a Grout and Tile Expert: When DIY Goes Wrong

Ask a Grout and Tile Expert: When DIY Goes Wrong

Would you believe that less than half of millennials always call professionals when tackling a home improvement project? A DIY tile or grout project can be a great way to learn a new skill while beautifying your home. But many people quickly find that Pinterest and reality

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Is Porcelain or Ceramic Tile Best for Bathrooms?

Is Porcelain or Ceramic Tile Best for Bathrooms?

What’s the difference between porcelain and ceramic tile? That’s one of the most common questions we hear from homeowners tackling a bathroom renovation project. And, depending on your needs and budget, either porcelain or ceramic can be a great option for bathrooms. Because both porcelain and ceramic

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