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  • Fireplace Tile Ideas: Designs to Inspire You

    Moroccan Fireplace Tile Design
    Fireplaces make a grand statement in every home, so it’s essential for you to know the latest fireplace tile ideas and designs and how to tile them perfectly so that you keep your customers coming back for more. When planned and done right, a fireplace can add warmth and a point of interest in a room. And by adding ...
  • Split Face Tiles: Elevating Your Renovation Project

    split face tiles
    When it comes to renovation projects, split face tiles have emerged as a versatile and aesthetically appealing option for projects. These tiles, characterised by their textured surface and rugged appearance, add depth and visual interest to any space. From accent walls to fireplace surrounds, split face tiles can be...
  • How to Lay Outdoor Tiles – Step By Step

    how to lay outdoor tiles
    If you are looking for a new look for your patio, something modern and stylish, you could consider learning how to tile 20mm porcelain tiles. Learning how to lay outdoor tiles will give it a contemporary feel, although not the most cost efficient. There are a number of ways to tile an exterior, the most e...
  • How To Tile A Kitchen Wall – A Comprehensive Guide

    how to tile a kitchen wall
    Knowing how to tile a kitchen wall can significantly enhance the aesthetics and functionality of your space. Beyond just adding style, tiles also provide a durable and easy-to-clean surface that withstands the demands of a busy kitchen environment. However, to achieve a professional finish, there are careful steps t...
  • How to Work With Natural Stone Tiles

    natural stone tiles
    Knowing how to work with natural stone tiles is a key part of learning how to tile. Natural stone tiles are a material that will never go out of style. Their robustness, uniqueness, and natural beauty is something that appeals to many people. But how do you work with them? Do you need to prepare for working with ...
  • How to Use Textured Tiles in Modern Design

    textured tiles
    Here at RUBI, we consider tiling to be an art form. The intricate work associated with learning how to tile is taxing, but creating something completely unique is a key draw for many to the career path. In this blog we will discuss how to use textured tiles in modern design so that you can keep wowing your customers...
  • Outdoor Tile: Choosing the Best One For You

    Outdoor Tile
    Patios are one of the outdoor living spaces that add the most value to your home. But before you can start setting up your furniture, water features, or fire pits, you need to learn how to tile outdoors first. Deciding on the right type of outdoor tile can be a daunting process if you don’t know what you s...
  • Outside Corner Tiling: Best Methods and Tools

    outside corner tiling
    Once you learn how to tile, you realise that not all tile installations are the same. Some jobs can take days, even weeks to complete. If you have tricky corners to tile, it’s even harder.  Outside corner tiling produces its own problems too, such as how to hide the cut edges. Deciding how to tackle these issue...
  • Floor Tile Adhesive: Best Type for Each Case

    Mixing floor tile adhesive
    You’ve put in the time to learn how to tile and now you’re getting your own jobs. But which floor tile adhesive is the best to use for the job you've got? Your worst nightmare would be if your client calls you after two months to say the tiles you've laid have warped, cracked, curled, or moved. Where did it go wrong...
  • How to Tile Inside Corners: Tips and Best Practices

    how to tile inside corners
    Are you considering adding tiles to your bathroom? Smart thinking. When added to your kitchen or bathroom, tile can drastically increase your home’s value. If you install tile flooring yourself, your ROI can surpass 100%. How do you tile inside corners, though? Let’s explore how to tile insi...