In both home decorating and wardrobe selections, the color choices we make greatly reflect our personalities and individual styles. However, many of us may not realize that color can significantly impact mood.
When you're redoing a room or other part of your home, selecting tile is one element you can really have fun with. But, while shopping around and seeing all the different types and styles of tile that are available are exciting, the amount of choices you have can also make it an overwhelming endeavor.
Here are some basic guidelines that will help you narrow down your choices and ultimately select the best tile for your home remodeling project.
Before beginning any remodeling project, it’s critical to ask contractors the right questions so you’ll know what to expect and how to best prepare. It will also allow you to be more actively involved in the entire process. We have set up a plethora of information on our Pinterest board about contractors, architects, and designers and the types of questions you should ask before hiring.
Home projects are exciting to do and bring a lot of anticipation of having something fresh and new in your living space. But, when these projects involve using outside contractors, many people become uneasy about having a work crew in their home.
Here are some tips for working with and managing outside contractors that will help make the experience pleasant for everyone.
Get Off to a Good Start
Most work crews are respectful of property and personal space without having to be told upfront....
It’s exciting to renovate a home and enjoy the lifestyle and aesthetic benefits that come with having an updated living space. But deciding on the best time to tackle such an endeavor isn’t always so straightforward. Although the time of year should be considered, as well as the project itself, there are other important factors to think about when trying to determine the best time to renovate.
When is the right time to remodel? Keep life relaxed and peaceful...
Arizona Tile Just Design Tool
The Arizona Tile Just Design Custom Waterjet program allows you to create a custom product from many beautiful design options. By using the unique design capabilities in this program, you’ll be able to add instant character to any design plan.
With our waterjet cutting process, precisely cut edges are created with a computerized waterjet utilizing the most advanced technology. This enables the creation of curved lines and intricate details in many materi...
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A tile feature wall is a wonderful way to add personality and style to any living space. Whether in a kitchen, bathroom, hallway or other area in your home, a tile wall is a simple yet stunning design that can bring an otherwise dull space to life without being overpowering.
With a feature wall, you can experiment with different design elements to create a truly customized and unique point of interest in a room. You may consider mixing multip...
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However tempting it may be to try to install tile yourself, sometimes it is best to leave it to a professional. Although looking online or in a local business listing are quick and easy ways to locate contractors, they do not help you determine a contractor’s abilities. Recommendations from people you trust are always a start, but it is a good idea to visit some tile supply stores that cater to contractors to obtain the names of some well-respected and reliable local contractors.
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Are you a “Houzzer”? No, we are not referring to fans of that 1980’s television show starring Neil Patrick Harris… We are talking about the fans of Houzz.com, the hot website that is filled to the brim with design inspiration, great products, and service professionals.
We think Houzz is a fantastic platform that offers design inspiration, reviews and even gives users a way to save the inspiring ideas they find. The news is in and we couldn’t be happi...