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  • Modified or Unmodified Thinset: Which Is Better?

    Modified or Unmodified Thinset - Featured
    When it comes to thinset, choosing between modified or unmodified thinset can leave many tile installers scratching their heads. Is one better than the other? Or is it just a matter of personal preference, convenience or plain work habits? Unmodified thinset has been around forever. Old-school professionals know ...
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  • Interior Tile Designs that go timeless

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    Want to add some personality to your home without going overboard on a budget? It would help if you had the right interior tile. The right tile can add the pop of color, texture, and style your home needs. Our partners from Daltile have many tile options and designs at your disposal. You can find a way to show off y...
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  • How to Lay Mosaic Tile?

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    Whether it's your pool, bathroom, backsplash, or even flooring, mosaic tiles have made a splash in the last few years. They're perfect for creating a bold statement in any room they're placed in, no matter the material used for the tile installation. Ready to learn more and how to lay mosaic tile? Read on to find ou...
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  • Sanded vs. Unsanded Grout – The 4 Biggest Differences That Matter

    Sanded vs Unsanded Grout
    Most flooring specialists have an intimate knowledge about the difference between sanded vs. unsanded grout. But even some experienced general contractors are still unsure about the differences between the two most common grouting materials.So, to help you take a side in the sanded vs. unsanded grout debate, we’ve p...
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  • What is the Difference Between Ceramic And Porcelain Tile

    When you look at a sample of stoneware tile and porcelain tile, you might not notice much of a difference.  It’s nearly impossible to see the difference when the tile installation is done and only the top of the tile is visible. Using stoneware tile in the same way you would use porcelain tile can lea...
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  • Can I Lay Tile Over Tile? How to Do It Right

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    With the coronavirus pandemic forcing many of us to stay at home, it's no wonder that we've started renovating our spaces. The home improvement boom seems like it's here to stay, and as such, many of us have turned to larger projects. Unfortunately, kitchen and bathroom remodel, as much more involved projects, requi...
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  • Rubi Tools Webinars Can Refine Your Professional Skills

    The current pandemic has put a significant damper on business. However, some savvy professionals are taking the opportunity to upskill as the world awaits some hint of new normalcy.  The construction industry is still being affected. However, as a result, some forward-thinking contractors are taking the time to enha...
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  • How to Create Spaces With Mixed-Media Tile Designs

    Use mixed media tiles to create unique floor designs and wall accents to add a creative touch to your or a client's home or business. Learn how to install mixed media tiles with RUBI and get started on your next tile and wood floor project. Get Started with RUBI Tools USA If you're looking to le...
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  • NEW DELTA LEVEL SYSTEM: Small improvements that make a good product GREAT

    Leveling systems are undergoing a revolution, just like tile spacers in the past. The basic principle of any leveling system for tile installation is pressing the highest piece, until matching its position with the adjacent tiles. To obtain a substantial improvement of the surface flatness. The items to accomplish t...
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  • 12 Custom Bathroom shower ideas for ultimate luxury

    Finding unique bathroom shower ideas that match your aesthetic can be a fun process. You have choices to make from tile installation to lighting to paint to wallpaper and much more.  If you're wanting to make a custom bathroom that is so awesome you may never want to leave, keep reading. Your bathroom may no...
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