Tile That Looks Like Marble: Solid Ideas for Your Remodel

Marble is a stunning tile and flooring option that offers peak sophistication to any part of the home. Tile that looks like marble is more affordable and can be found in a variety of specialty and hardware stores, with a wide range of colors and patterns to choose from. For thousands of years, marble has been sought-after as one of the most popular and most heavily desired materials to build with. From the era of Ancient Greece to modern times, marble is a timeless look that can decorate floors, counter tops, bathrooms, kitchens, stairs, and more. But some [...]

63 Invigorating Backyard Pool Ideas & Pool Landscapes Designs

Building a pool in your backyard can be a thrilling experience. It’s every homeowner’s dream to be able to have a sprawling pool of their own, where they can swim and float in the privacy of their yard. When considering the first steps in your pool-building project, there are many things to take into account. What design should your pool be? How much space do you have available? Should you incorporate a pool waterfall? What about the landscaping design around the pool? How do you make your backyard pool your own? A short outline of the most popular [...]

Triangle Tile and Other Desirable Tile Shapes and Patterns

When it comes to choosing tile for your kitchen or bathroom, there is an endless amount of tile shapes, patterns, styles, and colors to choose from. When wondering where to start, it’s no surprise that the process can be a little overwhelming. However, understanding the different types of tile shapes and patterns can help you determine what style you may or may not be looking for. Below, a list of popular tile shapes and patterns can help you get a full grasp of the complete availability of tiles to you. Check out the following information, take a look [...]

Bold & Trendy Tile Options to Get Excited About

It’s a new year and that means new trends-- which is guaranteed to have plenty in store for us. Tiled floors have always been a huge part of the interior design world and we don’t see any sign of this slowing down, especially with so many upcoming tile trends predicted for the next 12 months. Here are just a few of our favorite bathroom and kitchen floor tile trends that we expect to be top of the list: Lane Lamerson Interiors Inc. Patterned Tiles Geometric and encausted tiles first began to appear in public spaces in [...]

Tile Pattern Ideas & Tile Sizes For All Home Styles

Tiles have always been essential in home design. This is most likely due to the versatility and durability of the material. Tile can virtually be laid throughout your entire house from living room to bedroom and from floor to ceiling. If you’ve been thinking about doing some remodeling to add some tile work to any part of your house, we’ve come up with a list of tile patterns and designs you can choose from. We help a lot of our clients with the design process, and one of our favorites is coming up with patterns that match the [...]

Exciting Flooring Tile Trends You Need to Check Out

Floors are a home necessity but flooring deserves more than just shoe soles, or bare feet. It’s time to give them the magic touch! Of course, the most important aspects of any kind of flooring is that it’s sturdy, durable, and can sustain the messes that happen at home. But, let’s take practicality for granted. Style must ALWAYS be considered…and this year it’s so easy with the exciting trends in the tiling world. Wood-Look Tile Wood-look flooring is in HUGE demand right now and for a good reason! It’s available in a variety of colors, [...]

8 Top Trends in Kitchen Backsplash Design for 2018

For decades, the backsplash has been an important working part of any kitchen remodel. In addition to protecting the walls above a work area, it would complement the countertop as well. In the early years, backsplashes were often colorful with fruit and vegetable graphics adorning 4×4 ceramic tiles. Thru time we have undergone many changes. Today we have the luxury of installing a variety of materials like natural stone, glass, mirror, metal, brick and wood. Backsplash design has become more creative and artful with design to incorporate textures and different shaped tiles.  Today, you will find a mixture of traditional and [...]

A Guide to Choosing Glass Mosaic Tile

  Mosaic tiles have the power to transform a plain surface into an artistic masterpiece popping with boldness and style. Whether it’s your kitchen or bathroom suffering from a blah look, mosaic tile is exactly what you need to up your décor. From bright and splashy colors to simple minimalist tiles, there are numerous options available in stores and online. There are various materials you can choose from when shopping for mosaic tiles. Some common ones include ceramic, porcelain and slate. Glass is also a common option for homeowners and it’s what we are going to look at in [...]

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 [...]