BATHROOM REMODELING & DESIGN DESIGN & DECORATING
KITCHEN REMODELING & DESIGN TILE ARTICLES
How To Install Mosaic Tile. How To Install Tile.
How To Clean Mosaic Tile.
HOME IMPROVEMENT LINKS GROUT ARTICLES
Do it Yourself How To Clean Grout.
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CARE & MAINTENANCE
How to Care For Onyx Tile.
How to Care For Marble Tile.
How to Clean Onyx Tile.
Granite is one of the
hardest and most durable of all flooring tiles. Its smooth polish brings a classically elegant feel to your
home. Granite tile is a perfect choice for hard surface applications where
durability and low maintenance is important, such as tiles for kitchen
countertops, high traffic floors and tile flooring for commercial
applications. Popular choices include: Absolute Black and Black
Galaxy from India, Giallo Veneziano and Ubatuba from
Brazil, Blue Pearl from Finland and Baltic Brown from Norway.
Marble's classic beauty
is unparalleled. Most home-owners use marble to not only increase the value of
their home, but to also reflect a refined and cultured taste. It is famous for
dramatically changing a bland space into a luxurious one. Whether you select Crema
Marfil from Spain, Carrara marble from Italy , Statuary marble
from the hills of Tuscany, or Breccia Oniciata marble from Verona, marble
brings millions of years of elegance and splendor to backsplashes, floors, counter tops and more.
Travertine, a construction
mainstay borne of the Roman Empire , consists of crystallized minerals and
limestone. Its beautiful polish adds classic beauty to any room. Roman
Travertine from Italy or Ivory Travertine from Turkey bring functionality and
elegance to your project for less than ceramic tile and wood flooring. Mexican Durango Travertine is also one of the
most versatile stones to furnish your home.
Slate is a fine natural
stone with traces of metal and earth. A more rustic stone, slate is highly
durable and available in many colors, offering a beautiful way to protect your
home from the elements. If you desire a casual country look on a smaller budget,
slate is the flooring tile of many. Copper slate , Autumn,
Black slate, Green slate, and Multicolor from China are the most
Onyx is a fine-quartz
rock with traces of earth. Its solid and polished surface brings an elegant
look and feel to your home. Transform your floors with Honey Onyx from Turkey ,
or Asian inspired Multi Brown Onyx or Green Onyx. These touches will bring a
beautiful mix of green, pink, and many other colors on your stone floors.