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Best Backsplash Tile Store in Calgary and Edmonton!

Backsplash tiles can range in shape, size, and style, offering a wide array of options to homeowners.  Installing a backsplash not only adds character and beauty, but also protects your walls from water damage and food spills. Thinking about installing backsplash yourself? Watch this video from the DIY Network to…

How To Keep Your Marble Beautiful!

On August 28, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, With No Comments

In today’s post, we are going to show you some amazing tips to remove marble stains. Watch the video below. All we ask is that you share, like and tell you friends. Most marble stains are actually fairly easy to remove. Prepare to be amazed at how easy it is…

Your Guide to Stone Tile Types

On June 8, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, By , With No Comments

In today’s article you will learn about the different types of stone tile flooring. We want you to get the right material for your job, and the first step in making that choice is knowing what type of stone your tile is. We imagine you have a particular look and feel…

Travertine Tile Secrets

On June 7, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, By , With No Comments

Travertine Tile for Floors, Showers and Backsplashes:  Travertine tile is a natural stone well-suited for more than just flooring. Backsplashes, fireplace surrounds, showers, and thin stone veneers are all great applications for travertine tile. Here’s a look at some more notable information to help you get better acquainted with travertine tile and…

Edmonton Tile – Important Information

On June 6, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, By , With No Comments

What makes shopping for Edmonton tile different than shopping for tile anywhere else? We’d be lying to you if we told you that indoor considerations are different (well, unless you consider the good taste and high standards that us Edmonton natives have….). However, there are few places that have such…

Slate Tile Stores – Calgary and Edmonton

On June 2, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, By , With No Comments

Slate tile is a common flooring option found in homes across Canada. The intense freeze-thaw cycles seen in Calgary & Edmonton winters bar many materials from outdoor use; however, some slates are durable enough to withstand the fierce Alberta environment. If you’re looking for an outdoor natural stone feature, visit…

Stone Tile Stores – What You Ought to Know

On May 30, 2017, Posted by , In Know Your Tile, By , With No Comments

Stone Tile Stores – Calgary & Edmonton Specialists Stone. It’s beautiful, versatile and one of the oldest home building materials; however, every choice has it’s pros and cons. Today we’re examining the pros and cons of natural stone tile. Pros Stone tile has the advantage of being a natural, timeless option…

Know Your Grout

On April 22, 2016, Posted by , In Know Your Tile,Stone and Tile Tips, With No Comments

Congratulations, you have picked your tile! But, have you thought about grout? Picking grout is sometimes overlooked in the design process, but the decision can change the overall look of the product dramatically. There are three common attitudes when it comes to selecting grout: match the tile, contrast the tile,…

Accentuate with Accents

When doing a tile job, whether it be your bathroom, kitchen, fireplace, or front entrance you have the option to keep it simple, or to fancy it up a bit with an accent tile. Accent tile can be used in a number of ways and add that special something to…

To Tub or Not to Tub

When planning your bathroom renovation, one question may come up: do I need a tub in my master? You have more options than you think! Many home owners and builder are omitting the tub and adding linen closets, toilets rooms and huge showers. Is this change right for you? Personally,…