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How to Decorate with Handmade Tile

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 09, 2015

Handmade tiles are miniature works of art. Whether you haul a stack of them back from a vacation trip to Mexico or Morocco, fire them yourself, or simply order a supply online, you'll...


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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...


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8 Tile Floor Repair Tips

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 27, 2015

Tile floors have a lot going for them. They're handsome, durable, and easy care. To add even more to their appeal, individual floor tiles are also relatively simple to repair or replace...


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Tile Beautifies a Kitchen or Bathroom Wall

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 21, 2015

Kitchens and bathrooms are a major focal point in 21st century home design. And no wonder! The modern trend is to transform these once-humble rooms into highly personal spaces that...


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The Best Flooring Choice for Your Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 04, 2014

House decor is a very personal topic. Each family has its own tastes and priorities when it comes to filling their residence with the things that will make life more convenient …...


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The Homeowner's Guide to Tile Grout

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 10, 2014

Today, trendy tile is used as an eye-catching decorative feature, covering walls, floors, countertops, and backsplashes in some of the most striking homes in town. But no matter how...