Make a statement with your backsplash

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 23 January, 2015.

Statement backsplashes are usually the stars of traditional kitchen, rather than modern ones. This doesn’t mean that if you’d love to have a picture-frame backsplash in your modern designed kitchen, you won’t be able to adapt it to this style. ... READ MORE

Bring a little freshness with herringbone tile floors

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 22 January, 2015.

The herringbone pattern has been used for centuries. It is a tile pattern that will give a room, be it bathroom, kitchen, hallway or living room, the illusion of movement. The herringbone tile pattern also tends to create a more open and uncluttered feel when used. ... READ MORE

4 Bathroom designs with subway tiles

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 21 January, 2015.

Subway tiles are classic and popular since they were used in New York’s subway stations, and nowadays they continue to be used because they are highly durable and easy to clean. You can’t go wrong should you decide to use them on your bathroom walls or in ... READ MORE

How to remove rust stains from ceramic tiles?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 12 January, 2015.

Even if these are rather rare occurrences, rust stains on ceramic tiles are an eyesore and they can’t be removed simply by rubbing it with an abrasive sponge or with a mop. There are products designed for this, but many people complain that by removing rust, the ... READ MORE

The right stone tile for your floor

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 09 January, 2015.

The reasons stone tiles are preferred by many are easy to understand. Stone tiles have that lovely natural look and feel that a lot of us want to bring inside. Whether you opt for them for indoors or for outdoors, there are certain things you should know about each of ... READ MORE

Wallpaper? Nah, tiles!

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 23 December, 2014.

The truth is that both tiles and wallpapers are so versatile today that any home can be decorated in any style you wish. Wallpaper, however, isn’t always suitable in all kinds of rooms, as beautiful as they are. For example, covering your bathroom walls in ... READ MORE

Wetrooms, the simplest bathrooms

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 12 December, 2014.

For those who are not the type who enjoy long baths, but who love showers, wetrooms are a great idea, and an option really worth considering if you are renovating your bathroom. A wetroom is precisely what is says: a room that is almost always damp, because it’s ... READ MORE

Tile over old tiles

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 10 December, 2014.

Removing tiles is exhausting if you’re the one doing the job. Which means you are into DIY and then this article is for you. If you are thinking of tiling over old tiles, before proceeding, you should answer the following questions. 1.     Is the existing ... READ MORE

How to shop for tiles

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 05 December, 2014.

When you are shopping for tiles don’t fall into the trap of thinking that size and colour are the only features that you should be basing your decisions. There are many other factors that should be considered and being experts in tiles, we will give you some tips on ... READ MORE

Tile your kitchen counters, it’s cheaper and more durable

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 04 December, 2014.

First and foremost, kitchen counters need to be easy to clean, hard and durable. If they are not all of these things, they won’t work out in the long run. Counters are splashed with water and grease on a daily basis, especially around the sink and the cooking ... READ MORE