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  • Tile Installation: How to Lay Tile

    Tile Installation
    A true professional is always looking to improve his craft. So learn everything you need to know from the pros at RUBI about tile installation. Each step is laid out so that anybody from a DIYer to a seasoned veteran installer can learn something. INDEX 1. How to Lay Tile 2. Tiling Tools 3. Ho...
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  • Ceramic Tile Flooring: How to Choose the Right Ones

    ceramic tile flooring
    People have been crafting ceramic items since 28,000 BC and the art has continued even today. Today, ceramic products such as ceramic tile flooring are more advanced than ever and there are also many options to choose from. If you're thinking about a ceramic tile installation for your floors, you might be ...
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  • Complete Guide on How to Install Ceramic Floor Tiles

    Whether you’ve been installing ceramic floor tiles for years or this is your first tile installation, you can’t deny that this material can add a certain charm to any room, from the kitchen to the bathroom to the living room. Ceramic tiles are attractive, durable, and require little maintenance. In fact, you can vis...
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  • Pros and Cons of Marble Floor Tiles

    marble floor tiles
    Did you know that there are roughly 450 billion floors sold in the world each year? You can buy new flooring to replace a small area in your space or a full-property remodel. One of the most popular types of floor tile installations used is marble floor tiles. These floors have an everlasting appeal and...
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  • 5 Bathroom Wall Tiles Ideas

    bathroom wall tiles ideas
    The bathroom is the unsung hero of your home. It doesn't get a lot of praise when it comes to interior design, but we use our bathrooms every single day. It's where we begin our mornings and end our nights. That's why coming up with a beautiful bathroom design is the best way to enjoy all of the time you s...
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  • Stick on Tiles: The Pros and Cons of This Material

    stick-on tiles
    Tile floors and backsplashes are heavily favored by most homeowners, but for the average DIYer, they also present some of the most daunting remodeling challenges. To avoid the headache but accomplish the look, many people are resorting to alternatives like stick on tiles. Taken to the extreme, some homeowners have e...
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  • How to Use a Garbage Chute

    garbage chute
    What if you didn't know how a fundamental element of a construction project worked? A garbage chute is one of the best ways to deal with trash and other debris. Unfortunately, many people don't know how garbage chutes even work! That's why we put together this helpful guide. Keep reading to learn all about h...
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  • 7 Entryway Tile Ideas for a Stunning Grand Entrance

    entryway tile ideas
    Did you know that the entryway is one of the most important aspects of your home? It's the first thing people see when they come inside and it's the last thing they see when they leave. That's why it's a great asset to put as much effort into your entryway as possible. The good news is that creating a beautiful entr...
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  • Preparing a Wall for Tiling: Tools and Major Steps

    preparing a wall for tiling
    Tiles transform spaces in a timeless, effortless way that is both practical and beautiful to look at. The key to successful wall tiling lies in assessing and preparing the surface that will support the tiles. Any shortcuts on surface preparation can compromise your tiling job and create problems later on. Tacklin...
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  • Types of Floor Tile: What Tile Contractors Really Need to Know

    How to drill through tile. First, know your tiles.
    You know what it takes to complete a successful tile installation project. You study the client’s design and make suggestions to ensure the final result will be of lasting beauty, durability, and functionality. You plan the tile layout, measure the space carefully, and prep the surface to ensure proper tile setting....
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  • Manual Tile Cutter: Best Practices & Tips

    manual tile cutter
    Knowing how to properly use a manual cutter is a vital part of tile installation. Experienced tile cutters have mastered the art of planning a room’s layout to minimize waste, but it’s rare that no tiles need to be cut. Cutting them to customize the job ensures your work looks professional and polished. Do you wa...
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