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Rectified Porcelain Tiles: Sleek and Seamless Design

Posted by Galleria Stone and Tile on Oct 31, 2018 1:11:07 PM

Rectified porcelain tiles are favored by homeowners, architects and designers for their sleek appearance and seamless edges, perfect for modern and industrial styles which have gained in popularity nowadays.

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Topics: Porcelain, Porcelain Tile, bathroom design, Wall Tile, Floor tile

Best Ceramic Tiles For Your Home Renovation

Posted by Galleria Stone and Tile on Oct 22, 2018 11:02:23 AM

Art is not limited to paintings, sculptures or any art pieces found and sold in galleries and museums. You can create your own piece of artwork by incorporating handmade ceramic tiles into any space in your house, it could be in your master bathroom or kitchen backsplash. The best ceramic tiles are those lovingly made by hand, and hand crafted to incorporated to the color palate that blends perfectly with the space you want to create.

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Topics: Porcelain, Porcelain Tile, bathroom design, Wall Tile, heated floors, Floor tile

Bathroom Porcelain Tiles: Your Best Flooring Option

Posted by Galleria Stone and Tile on Oct 16, 2018 10:22:52 AM

You might have heard it before, porcelain tiles are one of the best options for your bathroom. Yes, they are more expensive than ceramic tiles but there’s a reason they cost more than ordinary ceramic tiles. They are fired up at higher temperatures to ensure they are denser and stronger. They are also resistant to frost and moisture. Bathroom porcelain tiles are suited for in-floor heating systems as they keep the floor warm and toasty on cold mornings. 


Schluter DITRA-HEAT Floor Warming Systems: Combine the beauty and durability of tile with the comfort of an electric floor warming system to bring a touch of luxury into any room of the home.

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Topics: Porcelain, Porcelain Tile, bathroom design, Wall Tile, heated floors, Floor tile

Porcelain Tile Trends: Adding Visual Texture to Your Design

Posted by Galleria Stone and Tile on Sep 24, 2018 2:56:48 PM

 Renovating or finishing your home can be challenging, especially if don’t have the energy to be creative or if you only have limited options. You want a style of your own as well as one that gives your home the factor that you have been looking for, like a high resale value should you opt to sell it in the future. Because of the many construction finishing products available today, it’s no longer just a question of what color of paint goes well with the kitchen or bathroom wall or having limited choices of tile color, texture and sizing for your backsplash and flooring. The exciting thing is you now have many options and can play with these choices to come up with something unique and totally you.

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Topics: Porcelain Tile, Interior Design, Wood-Look Tile, kitchen design trends

How to lay wood look tile (and make it look natural).

Posted by Jamie Tomassetti on Sep 4, 2015 3:09:24 PM

Porcelain wood look tile is a beautiful (not to mention highly resilient and durable) alternative to real hardwood flooring. Before diving into the installation, learn a few quick tips on how to lay your wood look tile in a natural looking design.

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Topics: Installation, Tile, Porcelain Tile

3 Options for What to Use Besides Bullnose Tile

Posted by Jamie Tomassetti on Aug 26, 2015 1:27:58 PM

Finishing the edges of your tile design gives an overall clean and polished look. But what if coordinating bullnose pieces aren’t available for the tile you picked? Here are three alternatives on what to use besides bullnose tile.

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Topics: Installation, Stone, Tile, Porcelain Tile

2-Step Polished Porcelain Tile Care

Posted by Jamie Tomassetti on Aug 3, 2015 2:54:35 PM

Before installing polished or semi-polished porcelain, check out these two very important care and maintenance tips. Only a few simple steps for a long-term look of cleanliness!

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Topics: Tile, Porcelain Tile