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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Top Reasons Why Tile Cracks

Top Reasons Why Tile Cracks

Many homeowners have been there.  They installed beautiful tile flooring in their homes and now it’s starting to crack. There are many reasons tile cracks and familiarizing yourself with these reasons can keep tile from cracking in the first place. There are also steps you can take

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Re-grouting Your Tile to Update Your Rooms

Re-grouting Your Tile to Update Your Rooms

Homeowners may need to re-grout because their grout is damaged or cracking. In other cases, they may choose to re-grout to give their home a much-needed update. If you are looking to update your grout, here are some ways to approach re-grouting your tile to update your

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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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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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Acheive the Retro Look with Penny Tile

Acheive the Retro Look with Penny Tile

You might think of hex tile as the small tile used to accent small areas or cover a full room, but try round instead for a fierce, flexible look. Penny-sized round tile offers a fresh look easy to make retro or modern. In this article we will

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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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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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Caulk 101: Caulk Cleaning and Maintenance

Caulk 101: Caulk Cleaning and Maintenance

Silicone caulk can last a decade or more in most areas of your home. But caulk requires regular cleaning and maintenance, especially surrounding tile and grout in high-moisture areas. Regular cleaning will keep your caulk looking new, and it also provides regular “check-ins” on the overall condition

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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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