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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…

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,…

Slice of Style – Three Ways to Use the Same Tile Throughout

On December 28, 2015, Posted by , In Slice of Style,Stone and Tile Tips, By , , With No Comments

I am often asked whether it’s a good idea to put the same tile on the floor and walls, or if it’s better to create contrast by putting one tile on the floor and another on the wall. The answer is vague, and one of personal preference; however, this month…

Slice of Style – 3 Benefits to Porcelain Wood Imitation Tile

On November 27, 2015, Posted by , In Slice of Style,Stone and Tile Tips, By , , With No Comments

Wood imitation porcelain tile is becoming increasingly popular. With this month’s arrival of the Cypress collection, there is now a total of four different collections available to choose from, a total of 15 colours! Let’s take a look at three of the benefits that porcelain wood imitation can provide: 1….

Slice of Style – Those Finishing Touches

How do you turn a tile job into a work of art? You add all the right finishing touches, of course! When working on you tile selections, it’s easy to over look the tiny details that will really pull the job together and make it look complete. Whether it’s capping…

Oxy-Klenza as Featured on the Marilyn Dennis Show

On July 10, 2015, Posted by , In Stone and Tile Tips, With No Comments

Oxy-Klenza, as featured on the Marilyn Dennis show, is a great way to add curb appeal without doing a broad-scale renovation. Refresh and rejuvenate your exterior by giving it a deep clean! Clean up your concrete, pavers or natural stone with the gentle, but effective, Oxy-Klenza cleaner offered by Dry…

Being Your Own General Contractor

On May 29, 2015, Posted by , In Slice of Style,Stone and Tile Tips, With No Comments

Considering being a General Contractor (GC) for your home renovation? If you are doing a small renovation and trying to cut costs, then this could be a great experience. On the flip side, if you have a very large renovation and a full-time job (i.e. no time to check in…

Upgrade your Exterior for Spring!

Well, spring is upon us. It is time to embark on your exterior projects! Consider adding splitface to the exterior of your house, tiling your deck, or getting that built-in stone barbecue you have been dreaming of! Before you start, you will probably have a few questions or concerns: Is…

Use Glass Tiles To Add That Contemporary Touch To Your Bathroom Walls!

On August 30, 2014, Posted by , In Stone and Tile Tips, By , With No Comments

Glass tiles are fragile, breakable and easily cut down into pieces. These characteristics make it harder to handle than any other materials out there. Fragile as they are, some people would not even dare use them for home improvements like kitchen and bathroom renovations. It should not be forgotten though…

Taking Good Care Of Your Stone Tile Investment

On August 30, 2014, Posted by , In Stone and Tile Tips, With No Comments

Stone tiles have a touch in them that makes them standout in your garden or even on your kitchen floors and walls. The roughness of these tiles makes them attract attention whilst their different colours add to their stylishness. These materials are so delightful to the eyes and bring a…

Cosy Floor: Affordable In-Floor Heating

On September 3, 2013, Posted by , In Stone and Tile Tips, With No Comments

Who likes the feeling of cold floors on your bare feet in the dead of winter? It’s a concern many people consider while shopping for stone tiles. Fortunately Stone Source Intl has the solution: Cosy Floor! Say goodbye to those shocking moments when you pull your feet out of the…

Travertine- A Brief Overview

Travertine is a functional and stylish way to brighten and spice up any indoor space. Its creamy brown tones help to warm up any room, while its organic patterns bring refreshing new life to your décor. Available in a variety of sizes, texture and shapes, this stone can easily be…