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Here’s an Easy Way to Match Caulk and Grout Colors

You'll need sanded caulk and a makeshift applicator

Pros and Cons of Various Tile Backers

Learn the pros and cons of various tile substrate products so you know which to pick for your next project.


8 Backsplashes to Avoid, According to Interior Designers

Some materials are impractical for kitchen cleanliness, while others are decidedly off-trend.


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What To Know About Vintage Tiles

For many homeowners, vintage tile is a prized, yet challenging aspect of their home's design. Here's what to know about...


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How To Change Grout Color

Easily upgrade the visual impact of your tile by simply changing the color of your grout.

What Is Grout? What To Know

Grout rarely gets the attention it deserves when its time to plan a tiling project, but it's more important than...


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Stop Hiring Out These 10 Home Repairs

Every homeowner should know a trustworthy electrician, plumber and carpenter. But having them do small jobs can get expensive. Consider...

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10 Best Floor Cleaners

For any floor in any situation — from laminate to linoleum — here are the best floor cleaners to keep...


The 10 Best Paints for Tile, According to Experts

No need to spend thousands to freshen the look of a tiled kitchen or powder room wall. All it takes...


Quick Home Upgrades That Deliver Big Results

Simple kitchen and bath improvements that will make your life easier


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Ceramic vs. Porcelain Outdoor Tile: Which One Is the Better Choice?

Thinking of tiling your deck or patio? Let's compare your options, porcelain and ceramic, so you can make the best...

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What to Know About Outdoor Porcelain Tile

Give up the hassle of stone and concrete slabs. Find out why outdoor porcelain tile is the most durable and...


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This Magic Pen Will Clean Your Grout For Good

Never worry about dirty grout ever again with this easy to use cleaning pen!


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Which Floor Wax, Polish or Sealant Is Right for the Floors In Your Home?

Don't make the wrong choice! Find the best floor wax, polish, sealant or cleaning solution depending on the type of...


How To Build a Shower Pan

Learn how to DIY a custom-sized, waterproof pan for a tile shower by following these step-by-step instructions.


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How to Clean Tile Grout With Household Cleaning Products

You don't have to buy anything fancy or expensive to get your grout clean.

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10 Tips for Dealing With Water Damage, Mold and Mildew

We'll walk you through how to prevent mold after water damage.


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Choose the Best Grout

It's the make-or-break decision for your tile project


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What You Need to Know About Peel & Stick Backsplash Tile

Want to make a big impact on your kitchen really fast? Try a peel and stick kitchen backsplash. It's cheap and...


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How to Grout Tile: Grouting Tips and Techniques

Finish your new tile project with a professional quality grout job.


Five Things You Should Know Before Hiring A Roofing Contractor

A roofing pro explains the ten things you should look for when hiring someone to roof a house


What You Need to Know About Peel-and-Stick Tiles

Installing tile can be intimidating for any DIYer regardless of skill or experience. It takes time, money, tools and patience...


Why You Should Avoid the Ceramic 3D Tile Trend

Why You Should Avoid the 3D Tile Trend


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How to Remove Caulk From the Tub

Apply a caulk remover to simplify the job of removing old caulk from joints. It loosens the caulk so you...


13 Cool Trends in Tile

While the classic white subway design may always be in style, new trends are emerging when it comes to tile....

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How to Remove Tile From a Concrete Floor

Create a smooth surface for new tile


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How to Tile a Backsplash

Install a mosaic tile backsplash for a whole new look in just one weekend.


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How to Install Subway Tile Backsplash: Dos and Don’ts

After receiving contractor bids to tile our kitchen backsplash that didn't fit our budget, my husband and I decided to...


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Tips for Removing Grout

Simplify this tedious chore with a reciprocating saw or an oscillating tool


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10 Common Tiling Mistakes—And How to Avoid Them

Laying tile isn't the most challenging DIY project, but it can be easy to make mistakes. To avoid any mishaps...


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How to Cut a Large Hole in Tile

Cutting large holes in tile, like for a shower valve, can be challenging.