Recent Tile Articles


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Ceramic Tile for Your Kitchen Floor

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 27, 2015

Are you renovating your kitchen or building a new home? Chances are you've given a great deal of thought to the cabinets and countertops ... but what about the flooring? Ceramic tile...


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Ceramic Tile: How It's Made and What's New

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 05, 2015

Ceramic tile is becoming increasingly popular in new home construction, as well as remodels and renovations. Interestingly, this handsome and easy care covering for floors, walls, and...


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Bathroom Shower Tile Repair

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 23, 2015

Unless your family has very unusual hygiene habits, your shower tile will not have to stand up to wear and tear from heavy shoe traffic. However, it does face stresses of its own. The...


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Tile Grout: Repair or Replace?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 11, 2015

Spring is on its way (yes, really!) and that means the time has come to take care of that long, long "to do" list of household repairs that piled up over the winter. In order to get...


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Keep Your Shower Naturally Clean

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 12, 2015

Before discussing the eco-friendly way to clean your shower, I should mention one fact: I've got a thing for worn-out undershirts. Since the time when my kids grew past the cuddly onesie...