7 Creative Subway Tile Backsplash Ideas for Your Kitchen

If you're a homeowner, you are probably familiar with “subway tile”. If not, you could be missing out on this classic trend. Their long sleek rectangular shape, pencil thin grout lines, and shiny white color make them a very popular choice of most homeowners. A Short History of Subway Tiles Although subway tiles are very popular for bathrooms and kitchens remodeling, the history of these tiles date back to the unveiling of the New York subway system during the early 1900’s. The 3x6 inch tiles in gleaming white covered the walls of the new subway platforms and blended well with [...]

Tile That Looks Like Wood vs Hardwood Flooring

Your Complete Guide: Tile that Looks Like Wood vs Hardwood Flooring We put a porcelain wood tile next to a hardwood flooring sample in our showroom and were unable to see the difference side by side. Can you tell the difference between the two samples in the picture? We asked our readers to take a vote and the results are in: 44% - Left side 56% - Right Side We posted the answer at the bottom of this article, take a look! What is Tile That Looks Like Wood? The hot trend right now is tile flooring that looks like wood.  With [...]