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Choose the Best Grout

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

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.


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

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


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....

How to Remove Tile From a Concrete Floor

Create a smooth surface for new tile


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How to Tile a DIY Backsplash

Install a mosaic tile backsplash for a whole new look for under $200.


Dos and Don’ts From a First-Time DIY Subway Tile Backsplash Install

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


Selecting a Backer Tile Board

How to choose the backing that best fits your tiling needs

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Tips for Removing Grout

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


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How to Regrout Bathroom Tile: Fixing Bathroom Walls

Simplify this tough job with a grout removal tool and learn how to regrout bathroom tile.


Quick and Easy Tile Repair Tip

I had a small chip in a bathroom tile but didn’t want to replace the tile.


Tile-Snapping Jig for Narrow Cuts

Here’s a simple, homemade tile-snapping jig. Cut two 12-in. pieces from a 1x6.


How to Properly Drill Ceramic

Never crack your glass tile again with this simple trick!

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...


How to Spiff-Up Thin Tile Grout

Some gentle scraping with a folded fine-grit piece of sandpaper will rub out dirt and stains on tile grout.


10 Floors You Won’t Believe Are Tile

Tile is a staple for bathroom and kitchen floors, but the possibilities when it comes to tiling are endless. From...


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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.


Buff Away Grout Haze with Carpet

When I tile a backsplash or floor, I like to use a scrap piece of carpet to clean off the...


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How to Grout Tile

Many amateurs think of grouting as the easy part of a tile job. But grouting can make or break a...


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Create Your Own Floor Tile Layout

Watch as our tile expert explains how to plan your tile layout for professional-looking results.


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How to Repair Grout That’s Cracking

Don't tear out the tile, just tear out the cracked grout.

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Cleaning Unglazed Porcelain Tile

Two types of cleaners will dissolve all kinds of dirt and grease from unglazed porcelain tile


Pro Tile Tips

A good tile job is a work of art. We asked our favorite tile pro for some tips about which...


How to Tile: Prepare Concrete for Tile

Turnaround tips for an old basement floor


How to Remove Grout Haze From Stone Tile

Use a special grout release before grouting porous stone tile


Grouting Tile Floors: Porous and Uneven Tiles

Avoid grouting nightmares with natural stone tiles


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Our Best Grouting Tips

Finish your tile job right.