If you like shiny tiles, mother-of-pearl might be the thing for you

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 19 March, 2015.

We’ve written before about glitzy tiles, but if you’re not into that, but seek a little spark in your house, a different décor approach, then why not think about mother-of-pearl tiles. Used in home decor since ancient times, new technologies have ... READ MORE

Beautiful tiles around the world

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 18 March, 2015.

Tiles are NOT just for your bathroom, kitchen, hallway or porch. For centuries they have decorated buildings, fountains, famous places before they were brought inside and used in homes. We’ve picked some of the most famous and beautiful tiles around the world to ... READ MORE

DIY - tiles chalkboard

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 17 March, 2015.

After a major renovation, you may be left with whole tiles that you might be tempted to throw away. But don’t hurry to do that because there are things you can do with old tiles. For example these things, or what we are going to share with you in this article: ... READ MORE

What’s in you tiler bag?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 16 March, 2015.

Every DIYer should know exactly what tools they will need before starting a new project. So if you are planning  to do some DIY tiling, maybe you need to read this article and check your toolbox to make sure you have all the right equipment. First, you should know ... READ MORE

Lovely pebble tiles

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 13 March, 2015.

Pebble tiles, just like natural stone tiles, will bring a little bit of nature into your home, should you choose them to decorate your hallway, porch, bathroom or kitchen. If you prefer a little bit of nature, but can’t afford marble or granite, you should know ... READ MORE

How many tiles do you need?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 06 March, 2015.

To determine how many boxes of tiles you need for your next tile job, read on and we will show you how to work it out. Floor tiles 1. Start with measuring the room in square feet: multiply its length with its width. (l = 9 feet, w = 10 feet - this means your ... READ MORE

How to remove tiles faster

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 24 February, 2015.

Installing tiles is a meticulous process that requires precision, calculation and careful measurements. Removing tiles, on the other hand, only requires the appropriate tools and a little bit of physical strength. Read on to find out some tips on how this process can ... READ MORE

5 Tile patterns for different decors

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 19 February, 2015.

The most popular tile patterns you’ll find in most houses, hotels or restaurants kitchens and bathrooms are the brickwork and the straight lay patterns. They are the simplest to put in place, the most common. But what are your choices when you want to have a ... READ MORE

Tips on how to tile a ceiling

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 18 February, 2015.

Tiling a ceiling with ceramic tiles is hard, but not impossible. A completely tiled bathroom will look finished, and will be much easier to maintain. If you are doing it yourself, here are the steps you should follow, so that your ceiling is perfectly tiled. ● ... READ MORE

What tiles are best to cover your patio?

This entry was posted in Inspiration on 13 February, 2015.

Unless you choose timber to cover your patio, tiles are the best choice, the easiest to maintain and will look great. Your patio should really be coordinated with the general look of your house, so pay attention to what tiles you choose to use. There are a few things ... READ MORE