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Ceramic Tile Floor

By: Danny Lipford

Ceramic tile floors can add extra elegance to formal areas like the living room and dining room. In a project like this, Floor preparation is import before the first tiles can be laid. Darker marble insets were used to add pizazz to this flooring.

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    Ben Erickson Says:
    May 25th, 2010 at 2:34 pm

    Hi Nancy,
    It would be fine to limit your tile to just the kitchen, in fact that’s pretty common since tile is more resistant to water damage than wood.



  • Nancy Says:
    May 25th, 2010 at 12:17 pm

    Currently, my kitchen, dining room, and living room have hardwood flooring. Due to an ice maker leak, the kitchen floor is damaged and needs to be replaced. The dining room and living room floor are beautiful, and I hate to go through the hassle of replacing them, but the hardwood floor I have is now discontinued. The kitchen and dining room do not have a full wall separating them (there is a half wall that breaks up the area). Would ceramic tile be an acceptable option to put in the kitchen? Could the rooms still “flow”?



  • Tammy Craig Says:
    May 12th, 2009 at 10:06 am

    I have ceramic tile in my house. We have a swimming pool and when the floor gets wet, the tile is very slick. I have slipped down serveral times, our floor is not very textured. Is there something I can put on it to help with this problem. Thanks.



  • ken stephan sr. Says:
    November 4th, 2007 at 1:45 pm

    I have a lot of tile on the floor that r cracked do i have to remove all the bad tile or is there something I can cover the cracks with (filling)


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