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Will ceramic tiles resist acids?

Glazed ceramic tiles are highly resistant to acids (except hydrofluoric) and other corrosive...

 

Can I repair broken tile?

Broken tile can be repaired, and making a repair to ceramic tile is far easier than replacing a wood plank or repairing a tear in...

 

Is tile a project I can do myself?

Many do-it-yourselfers have had great success installing their own...

 

What’s the advantage of ceramic tile over vinyl in my kitchen?

Ceramic tile is easy to maintain and more durable than vinyl. It will also last longer, which means it is more cost effective over the long run....

 

What’s the difference between floor tile and wall tile?

Floor tile is 1/2” to 3/4” thick. Wall tile is thinner than floor tile and is not intended to be as heavy-duty as floor...

 

How do I clean slate?

Frequent sweeping is always the first defense. For best results, use cleaners specifically made for slate and similar tiles. Never use abrasive...

 

Won’t stone or ceramic floors always be cold in the winter?

Stone tends to hold the room temperature, but you can buy floor-warming systems. These install underneath the tile and keep the floor...

 

What is the difference between ceramic and porcelain tile?

Porcelain is made from a more dense clay and kiln fired at higher temperatures. This means porcelain has a higher scratch resistance, durability and...

 

How do I seal unglazed or natural tile.

There is a specially made sealer that you can apply with a brush or roller after the tile is...

 
 
 
 


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