- Second Mile Tile
- License: 815805
- Main Services: Full Service Tile and natural stone Contractor including grout cleaning and stone restoration
- In Business Since: 1991
- Awards: A rating Better business Bureau
Second Mile Tile is a certified small, veteran-owned business dedicated to helping and serving residents and businesses from San Diego to Orange County. We specialize in all types of natural stone, tile countertop installations. We are also experts in bathrooms, kitchens, flooring, and complete remodeling projects. We also install and provide both interior and exterior wall and ground covering such as slate, rock, flagstone and glass mosaics.
Job estimates and project evaluations are free and excellent references can be provided upon request. If you are looking for a company that goes the extra mile, call us today so we can help you with your next home improvement project.
You can also reach us at: (760) 586-2585
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Review by: Jeff
Work Description: Replace bottom 4 tiles of walk-in bathroom shower on two walls and dry wall closet where it leaked through
Comments: Awesome solid work. We are having them back over next month after we paint to have them clean, seal & coat our Travertine tile floors ~ 800 square feet. Kevin even tested the cleaning solution on a few tiles to make sure it was worth it, plus they offered to do a few little extras around the house while they were at it for a very reasonable cost.
Review by: Dorothy Lee from Huntington Beach CA
Work Description: Drywall and marble tile repair/replacement
Comments: This company is very professional and courteous! They did quality work and were able to color match the paint to blend with wallpaper!
Review by: Roy easley from Chula Vista CA
Work Description: Removed and reinstalled several loose ceramic floor tiles in my entry way. Cleaned and resealed the grout of the tiles in three rooms of my home.
Comments: Did an excellent job. Would highly recommend Second Mile Tile to others.
Review by: Jackie A Kurth from Rancho Santa Margarita CA
Work Description: Removed a tub shower combo and installed tile shower. The workmanship is excellent, only issue was lack of communication. Shelf is much larger than desired. Otherwise everything turned out perfect.
Comments: Prices are reasonable, I would reccomend Second Mile Tile
Review by: Rosalie DeCaprio from Mission Viejo CA
Work Description: Replace all my wall to wall carpet with plank tile. Also painted walls in my laundry room, bathroom and bedroom.
Comments: Mr. Kevin Walding and his staff are very professional, and do excellent work. This was a big job and very detailed. Kevin and his staff are friendly, and will do whatever is necessary to please the homeowner. I would highly recommend them to family and friends.
Review by: Dave Shelton from San Diego CA
Work Description: I needed cracked stone tiles and grout seams in a shower wall repaired, and mortar seams in the capstones of a masonry fence repaired.
Comments: Kevin and his helper were superb. Timely, knowledgeable, highly competent with true attention to detail, they are some of the best contract workers I've dealt with. They finished the work, to perfection, on both projects in a single day. Energetic, careful, and very pleasant to work with, I will hire them again for another much bigger job in the next few weeks. Thanks Kevin!
Review by: scott maloni from Encinitas CA
Work Description: Repair swimming pool tiles that had fallen off around the hot tub retaining wall.
Comments: I received an immediate response to my request for a bid and had a site visit and quote the same day. Work was performed a day later. Second Mile Tile went above and beyond scope of work and did an excellent job. Work carries a full warranty. Very pleased.
Review by: Bruce Bellwood from Yorba Linda CA
Work Description: Repaired grout and broken tiles in shower
Comments: His employees were good workers. Didn't waste time and did a very good job.
Review by: DAVID WEST from Westminster CA
Work Description: Bathroom floor tile over linoleum base.
Comments: Workers friendly, polite and hard working. Finished job in one day. Very pleased with the appearance of the job.
Review by: Carol Jones from Fallbrook CA
Work Description: The work that Second Mile did looks beautiful!
Comments: Great company! They were priced well, they were on time, and the work looked beautiful. I would highly recommend them and will call them for future projects!
Review by: P.V.
Work Description: Installation of 18" by 18" Travertine in bedroom
Comments: I purchased Travertine natural stone tiles from Bedrosians, and was in search of a professional licensed contractor for installation. After getting several quotes, I chose Second Mile Tile. Kevin was very polite and easy to speak with. He was responsive to emails, phone calls and texts. He seemed very knowledgeable, and took the time to answer all of my many questions I had regarding Travertine. Kevin explained the entire installation process, and even made a suggestion which improved the look of the overall job, which was to install the baseboards out of Travertine. What a great suggestion! The installation was excellent, and the quality of grout and sealer he uses is top notch. I have received only positive comments from friends and family on the look of my new tiles. The price wasn't the cheapest, but it wasn't the most expensive either from all the bids that I received. In summary, I thought Kevin's workers did an excellent job over the two days it took to install the Travertine. They were highly skilled and left zero mess when they were done. I would highly recommend Kevin and his crew's services.
Review by: Irene Zacharczuk from Yorba Linda CA
Work Description: I hired Second Mile Tile to remove discolored grout and re-grout my living room.
Comments: Second Mile Tile had the task of fixing another tile setter's poor work and my attempt to fix the problem. I was contacted within a couple of hours of submitting my request online, the job was scheduled for the next day and completed in one day. They can on time, worked quickly and professionally and cleaned up when the job was completed. I thought the price was a bit high, but I'm aware that fixing someone else's poor work is not preferable. I would definitely recommend this company and will hire them for future jobs.
Review by: George Hill from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: Demo out and install new flooring in entryway.
Comments: I needed this job done quickly which is what I got! After having such bad experience with bad workmanship it was so refreshing to find Kevin. His tile man, Juan, did an outstanding job laying down my new travertine floor. He is meticulous and I could not be more pleased with the result. Fair pricing too. Highly recommend.
Review by: Paul Miller from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: excellent work.
Comments: price a bit high for small job.
Review by: Doug McClellan from Oceanside CA
Work Description: After having new kitchen cabinets installed I had a section of tile that was damaged. Kevin did a great job of repairing the area. In order to get the tiles to match, he took some up from under the refrigerator and put the new tiles there. A very smart idea. I recommend his work.
Comments: Quality job.
Review by: Debra Smith
Work Description: Remodeled fireplace.
Comments: My fireplace is stunning. Completed as promised. Kevin is very easy to work with and responds to phone and text messages promptly.
Review by: Auringer Lisa from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: Replaced and repaired Mexican paver tile in our kitchen and front hall area, as well mas replacing several tiles in our living room area. The front outdoor entrance also was repaired.
Comments: Second Mile Tile, and Kevin Walding specifically, were wonderfully responsive to all of our inquiries and concerns. From the initial interview we knew that they were informed about Mexican tiles, and knew how to handle the scope of our job. The week long process went smoothly, was cleaned every night, and totally cleaned at completion. We were very pleased with their work ethic, their honesty, and the completed job. We recommend Second Mile Tile.
Review by: Robert Marrujo
Work Description: I had a shower remodel
Comments: You can STOP right her and Hire this company. Seriously, They did a great job in a reasonable time and explained every step they were taking. They definitely know what they are doing and did go the second mile to do things right.
Review by: eugenia buszko from Fallbrook CA
Work Description: tile repair
Comments: fast response, great professional advice, still negotiating price
Review by: Ken Rashid from Oceanside CA
Work Description: Re-grout bathroom tile, and around kitchen sink.
Comments: Very skilled workmen, and did some extra work for no increase in charges.
Review by: Diana Jackson
Work Description: Estimate
Comments: I just wanted an honest estimate and rationale for recommending porcelain over ceramic. Thanks for listening to your prospective customer.
Review by: Diane Newton
Work Description: Repair of a granite and stone patio table that had basically fallen into pieces.
Comments: Two repair men told me they could not repar it. The table top was very expensive. The weather really took a toll on it. Kevin told me he could fix it and the cost would be $350.00. The others quoted me way over $1,000.00. Kevin and his crew are very hard working people. He is honest and sincere. Best of all a Christian! You are welcome to call me if you have any doubts about hiring Second Mile Tile to do your work. They are a 5 STAR in my book. 714 352-5252
Review by: Michele Aubuchon from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: Mosaic tile to be installed in a kitchen back-splash as well as an adjacent wall and above cabinetry. Demolition of existing back-splash.
Comments: WOW! What an amazing job! I am extremely picky and the job was impeccable. Not only was the tile superbly laid but they kept the job site so clean and the job was finished in less time then quoted. I am rarely surprised to the upside but this company is phenomenal. The owner (Kevin) is extremely conscientious and his main objective was that I was happy with the results. I highly recommend Second Mile Tile.
Review by: V Baldere from Santa Ana CA
Work Description: shower
Comments: very nice. Got back to me quickly.v
Review by: Bob Natelborg from Huntington Beach CA
Work Description: Many tiles had to be replaced around the jacuzzi that was located adjacent to the pool.
Comments: Second Mile Tile did an outstanding job in selecting the proper tiles to match the pattern that was established. Their work was excellent and I am very satisfied. I would highly recommend Second Mile Tile.
Review by: Richard Rankin from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: install 2 base tiles in bathroom. tiles are 12"X2" . One tile needed to be cut.
Comments: Jeff is a very nice man. He dripped a trail of water through the house. Nothing severe, but he needs to work on his neatness and cleanliness. He charged me $100 for a 20 min. job. I understand everybody has to eat. I would use him again !!
Review by: leslie randall from San Marcos CA
Work Description: Excellent
Comments: Second Mile Tile called me almost immediately and came the next day to fix my tile. Very nice company!
Review by: ,Mike Dorn from Coronado CA
Work Description: tile floors
Comments: not finished one more day to go
Review by: Vincent Cerimele from Vista CA
Work Description: Cutting tile for Kitchen stove top
Review by: Mike Allen from Escondido CA
Work Description: Repair damaged pool tile. Prep surface and install area of 10 square ft of pool tile
Comments: Quality job! Made the area of pool tile look brand new!
Review by: sally helmken from Rancho Santa Margarita CA
Work Description: BBQ refurbish Kitchen back splash
Review by: Diana Roberson
Work Description: Tile laid in the kitchen
Comments: The final result was beyond my imagination. It's just beautiful. The look of my kitchen is so improved and I'm delighted. Kevin and John are perfectionists - and they clean up at the end of the job. That's the sign of true professionals.
Review by: J Wilson from Fallbrook CA
Work Description: Remove old grout from bath tub enclosure and apply new grout.
Comments: This turned into a much harder job than originally thought. The old grout turned out to be the original quick set, which proved to be very difficult to remove. John S. and Kevin did a good job. Thank you!
Review by: Sharon Thomas from Carlsbad CA
Work Description: Retile around fireplace.
Comments: Kevin was very professional yet friendly, and he offers competitive pricing. I couldn't be more pleased with the results! Beautiful! Lovely! Stunning! I plan to have my kitchen retiled in the future, and I will definitely be using Kevin. Sharon T. Carlsbad, CA
Review by: debbie mogil
Work Description: I called and asked him if he could improve on a bad repair made by another. Although he agreed that I had received a bad repair, he was honest enough to advise me that he didn't have the skills to cut out the bad repair and replace it with a new piece. He connected me with someone he knows that is more skilled in this area and told me that
Comments: if his friend couldn't fix it, then it was probably not possible. I appreciate his honesty and straightforward approach, and his willingness to help me. I would give Keven an opportunity to work in the future. +++++ 5 stars
Review by: Customer
Comments: I made an error earlier complaining about this company. They did not show up to give us an estimate because of a miscommunication. It was not their fault, it was our fault. I have no complaints against this company.
Review by: Allen
Work Description: Tiled an entire bathroom, various other tiling in our home, and outdoor tile work.
Comments: I can 100% highly recommend his service. All of the workers were pleasant, professional, and everything was always done on time with a very fair price.
Review by: Picky 11 at Citysearch
Work Description: Travertine floors
Comments: great job Installed travertine tile floors in our bathrooms and they look gorgeous. The price was right and work was done in a timely manner. Workers showed up on time and contractor was personable and returned all calls. Highly recommend! Pros: reliable, efficient, good price, quality work