Hand-made, colorful cement tile provides options for unique patterns and creative tile designs. First developed in Europe more than 150 years ago, cement creations are enjoying a resurgence in popularity throughout the U.S. and are fitting into many Madison WI projects for floors and wall tiling.
Originally, these tiles were designed to be used in a set of four where when placed correctly they Readmore
Caulking materials are usually either latex, silicone or a combination of both. Tile installation in bathrooms, kitchens and laundry rooms – most anywhere indoors – requires the application of good caulk to seal edges, seams and boundaries.
Both common materials used as caulk come in two basic formats – a cartridge for large jobs and a tube for touch up and smaller jobs. The cartridge, teamed wReadmore
Underfloor heating takes the chill out of tile floors and adds an extra layer of comfort and warmth. Especially appropriate for the bathroom, it provides a touch of luxury as well as performance. Nuheat Flooring Systems combine innovative engineering with energy-efficient technology and controls to provide the best underfloor systems for Madison WI and the surrounding area.
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Bathroom tiles have taken on life and energy all their own in the 21st century. Squares, rectangles and off-white, how boring! Bathroom tiles are anything but boring for 2018. Colors, surface textures, shapes and sizes all provide hundreds of tiling options to enliven your Madison WI home.
Tile selection that was once fairly easy – what version of white do you want? Has been complicated and enhReadmore
As the popularity of using modern tiles to enhance more and more designs grows, the availability of grout for tile is keeping pace. Not only is today’s grout efficient, options like colors make it a more interesting part of the tile installation formula. Selecting the right tile for your Madison WI home is the No. 1 priority but the grout keeping it together must be a close second. With the right Readmore
Simple tile installation tips make adding a tile floor to your remodeling project smoother. Resources make it sound like installing tile is an easy DIY project. With the right tools, experience and skills it can be. Keep in mind there’s a list of tiling mistakes that can undermine your Madison WI project.
Without the benefit of training and experience, many homeowners don’t understand the potenReadmore
Adding tile for outdoors makes an attractive addition to patio installations throughout the Madison WI area as long as the tile selection is correct. With the right tile, the right grout and the right installation technique modern tiles will withstand the stress of temperature extremes even in Wisconsin.
From late fall until spring, the ground freezes and thaws and moisture levels change. Tile Readmore
The use of decorative tile in bathroom and kitchen creations continues to grow. With more and more tile in multiple shapes, colors and textures it provides interior designers with great variety. If you’re looking to create tile design in your Madison WI home, 2019 will be a perfect year.
Tile for walls and floors has always been popular and in recent years it has seen new life and expanded applReadmore
If you’re looking for a unique new look in a bathroom, kitchen, entryway or mudroom, the latest in hexagonal tile is just the thing. Traditional square and rectangular tiles are giving way to geometric shapes that offer creative tiling options to Madison WI homeowners. Let your imagination loose with the latest sizes and colors on floors and walls.
The extra two sides – hexagonal means six-sideReadmore
Creating floors, walls and custom designs with large format tiles requires a collection of tiling tools, many dedicated just to large tile installation work. The popular large tile “planks” are hard and brittle. Then need careful handling and a successful installation relies upon using the right tools. Because large format tiles can mimic the look of wood and require fewer grout lines they can expReadmore