All posts in Wall Tile & Mosaics (23)
With so many options available, selecting the perfect tile for your space can be challenging. When it comes to choosing between ceramic and porcelain tile, it can be seem even more complicated because these types of tile are so similar: they look the same and are both made from kiln-fired . . . Read more
According to a survey of remodeling pros by Angie’s List, bathroom remodels top the list as the most popular project for homes, with custom ceramic and porcelain tile showers gaining prominence. And why not? Ceramic and porcelain tile shower surrounds are a practical and eye-catching focal point in a well-designed . . . Read more
This intermediate-level home improvement project will bring new life to a bathroom with tired tile or a grungy old plastic/acrylic surround. Here are five steps to follow when installing tile in your shower surround. Step One: Remove Hardware Removing your shower hardware can be tricky. You’ll need a tool such as . . . Read more
With the constant influx of exciting new tile options on the market, the only thing limiting your bathroom remodel and tile surround is your imagination. Glass mosaics, subway tiles, and natural stones are just a few of the trendy materials showing up in today’s most stylish baths. If you’re looking for . . . Read more
Feeling blah about your kitchen? Does your bathroom need a boost? Installing a custom tile accent wall is easier than ever with today’s selection of marble, slate, ceramic, porcelain, and even prepared glass mosaics and wall tiles. In addition to their beauty and textural impact, tile walls are durable and . . . Read more
A fireplace can make for a stunning focal point in an attractive, well-designed room. A dingy or dated fireplace surround, however, can be an eyesore. Fortunately, creating a stylish new fireplace surround is a DIY project for anyone with a little patience, a little planning, and the right tools. Want . . . Read more
You love the fixtures, flooring, and finishes you’ve chosen for your kitchen, but you can’t shake the feeling that something is still missing. To add depth and elegance to your kitchen, consider installing a ceramic or porcelain tile backsplash. Gather Your Tools Installing a tile backsplash requires a few tools . . . Read more
Subway Tiles have come a long way since their first appearance at the turn of the 20th century in the New York City underground. No longer confined to the iconic metropolitan transit tunnels, 21st century Subway Tiles offer a wide range of colors, patterns, and arrangements. In fact, there or . . . Read more
The process of drawing up your own mosaic tile designs and installing your new interior look is what makes working with this type of surface one of the more intricate and personalized interior decorating experiences homeowners can partake in.
When it comes to any home renovation, budget is a big concern.