How Do I Choose the Best Tiles For My Home?

How Do I Choose the Best Tiles For My Home

If you’re considering a DIY renovation project for your Toronto home, exploring the world of ceramic and porcelain tiles could be the creative outlet you’re looking for. Whether you’re creating a space to entertain guests or managing a bustling household, you want durable flooring and wall options that not only impress but also withstand the

Does ceramic tile break easily?

Does ceramic tile break easily?

When it comes to selecting the ideal flooring or wall tiles for your home in Toronto, one common concern is whether ceramic tiles break easily. The tile experts at Deco-Tile are happy to answer all your questions about ceramic tiles and will dispel some of the myths about the durability of ceramic tile.  According to

What’s trendy in tile design for 2023?

Whats trendy in tile design for 2023

We’ve entered a new year and we hope that you are looking forward to an exciting and refreshing 2023! Part of that new energy will be a year full of unique and eye-catching tile design trends. Tile stores in Toronto will be featuring more tiles in bold colors installed in a variety of geometric patterns.

What Should I Know about Kitchen Backsplash Tiles?

What Should I Know about Kitchen Backsplash Tiles

For many decades, backsplashes have served to protect the walls of kitchens as well as add a decorative touch. When they first gained popularity in the 60s and 70s, fruit and vegetable graphics on ceramic tiles could be found in most kitchens across North America. Today, backsplashes come in many materials, including glass, natural stone,

How many colour and texture options are there with ceramic tile?

How many colour and texture options are there with ceramic tiles

Ceramic tiles come in a wide range of colours, patterns, textures, and sizes to offer homeowners a broad selection of options. When combined with a spectrum of grout options, you’re sure to find the tiles that complement your style and personality. The choices don’t have to be overwhelming, here are some ways to find the

Does Ceramic Tile Need to Be Sealed?

Does Ceramic Tile Need to Be Sealed?

Ceramic tiles are durable and a good choice for a variety of surfaces. There’s always a question about whether ceramic tiles in your Toronto home should be sealed or not. Unfortunately, the answer isn’t easy. It depends on the project. Here is some information about sealing tiles.   Why Seal Tiles?   Ceramic tiles for your Toronto home are very durable and affordable. Porcelain tiles are much more water- and

How Much Maintenance Do Marble Tiles Need?

Do Marble Tiles Need Much Maintenance After Installation?

Marble floors give your home an elegant flair, but some homeowners avoid marble, fearing it will require too much maintenance. Are you looking for cleaning and maintenance advice for marble tiles in Toronto? Follow these simple tips: Sweep and damp-mop marble the same way as ceramic tiles. Wipe up spills immediately. (Marble tiles are porous and

What’s Different About Rectified Versus Pressed Tiles in Toronto?

Rectified Versus Pressed Tiles

One of the first choices to make when retiling your Toronto home involves deciding on the overall look of the tile. There are two main types of tile cuts, rectified and pressed. Pressed tiles have finished, rounded edges. Traditional tiles feature this style with rounded edges. These tiles require more grout between the seams, and

Upcoming Trends for DIY Subway Tiling

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Subway tiles have been around for over 100 years, and these versatile tiles continue to inspire new applications in homes in Toronto and around the world. From horizontally stacked backsplashes to vertically stacked shower walls, subway tiles make a stunning impression on many surfaces in your home. Choosing different finishes, styles, and colours and adding

Are Porcelain and Marble Tiles Both Natural Stone?

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No, porcelain is a synthetic material while natural stone comes from quarries. Marble is one example of natural stone. At Deco-Tile, you can find a wide selection of natural stone or porcelain tiles in Toronto. Keep reading to learn more about the differences between marble and porcelain when it comes to your tiling project. Porcelain

Can I Use Mosaic Tiles on the Floor?

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Yes! Mosaic tiles come in a variety of styles and patterns. They look great on powder room, shower, and bathroom floors. Create beautiful, dramatic floors with mesh-backed mosaics that are easy to install. Deco-Tile has two premier mosaic tile collections that look great on the wall or floor. In our porcelain tiles in Toronto, the

Grout and Mortar Recommendations for Do-It-Yourself Home Tiling

Mortar attaches your tiles to the floor or wall and grout fills the spaces between tiles. Choosing the right brand affects the look and functionality of your completed tiling project. Customers often ask Deco-Tile pros for a recommendation on grout and mortar. We trust Mapei for consistent results and easy to mix products. Deco-Tile offers