For a clean, classic look subway tiles are the standard. Today there are subway tile alternatives revealing fresh, new tile designs. White subway tiles are the traditional go-to for good reason, they blend with most styles and color combinations. The 3×6-inch white tiles are replicas of turn-of-the-century subway station design. In Madison WI and across the nation, kitchen backsplash treatments arReadmore
A wide variety of modern tiles are available for tiling a fireplace to create a unique accent to any décor. Creative tile design is limit only by imagination. Traditional tiles, cement tiles, wood-look tiles and a creative combination of colors, textures and shapes open the doors to decorating vision.
Ceramic tile has been a standard on fireplace surrounds and hearths for hundreds of years and Readmore
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