Author: Patricia McMahon

GBI Tile & Stone Porcelain Wood Look

At Plumbtile, we love a good tile! But when you receive a newsletter from one of our suppliers promoting their beautiful tiles with puppies, we had to show everyone! Not only are these tiles beautiful and will give any room a clean natural look, you will also be adding a durable tile that will last throughout the years.

Matching adorable puppies color fur to the color of each tile available in the porcelain oak tiles, will melt your heart! We hope you enjoy the puppies in this product review!

About GBI Tile and Stone

For over 25 years, GBI Tile & Stone has been a trusted solution provider for hard surfaces. They take pride in the fact that they do not just sell tile, but tile that is hard and resilient. From limestone, marble, porcelain to glass tile.

Established in 1991, GBI is a privately-owned manufacturer and supplier of hard surfaces who works closely with their customers who are stretched around the global. We enjoy working with GBI. Their offer a unique combination of value, style, and partnership.

Porcelain Oak Tiles

Many people love the look of wood floors but want a more durable product for high traffic areas. That is where porcelain oak tiles come in to play. GBI Tile and Stone porcelain oak tiles will give your home that natural wood look, but with a hard-wearing tile. Designed to give a textured wood grain, this Portuguese wood look porcelain bears a resemblance to natural oak. This beautiful tile can be used for residential or commercial on floors and walls. It also can be used both for your interior or exterior home projects. GBI’s porcelain oak tiles come in the colors of brown, cream, honey and tortora.

Eye catching wood grain textures, warm browns, greys and creams, and a natural wood touch is represented within each one of these one of a kind colored wood looking porcelain tiles.

Our goal is to provide the most comprehensive collection of GBI Tile & Stone products on the web.

Creating a Sophisticated Kitchen

Kitchens are the hub of the home, so we need to make it inviting. When you are remodeling your home, make sure the kitchen is first on the list. If you are remodeling to sell the kitchen and the bath are what sells a home and increases the value. There are so many ways to make your kitchen into a sophisticated, modern timeless beauty. Read More

Choosing a Bathtub

There are so many options when choosing a new bathtub. If you are redoing your bathroom or replacing your tub, why not select a bathtub that is going to turn your room into a spa. There are two bathtubs that seem to be the most popular, the jetted and soaking tubs. I’m sure you are wondering what the differences are between these two. Well in order to make an informed decision on which to choose, here are some features of them both. Read More

Categories: Bathroom Bathtub Tubs

Benefits of Using Cement Tiles

Cement Tiles

Using cement tiles for floors and walls have become very stylish and trendy in homes and businesses.  There are so many benefits to using cement tiles for the bathroom. Cement tiles are extremely durable and can hold up to water on the floors and walls, those steamy showers, and prevent any mold damage.

The durability is linked to the unique manufacturing process which involves two thousand pounds of pressure which will hold up against chips and cracks.  Cement tiles are so durable they can hold up against daily wear and tear, fading and water damage. You can keep these for years to come. Read More

Native Trails Collections for Your Home


Native Trails Sinks

Native Trails is one of the amazing brands Plumbtile carries. Native Trails is one of the top artisans in the industry for crafted, sustainable products for kitchen and bath design. They offer crafted sinks, tubs, and bathroom vanities. Naomi Neilson founded Native Trails, using her passion for artisan tradition she and her team forged, researched and traveled to bring Native Trails to life. Each piece is one-of-a-kind; handcrafted from sustainable materials such as recycled copper, reclaimed wood, and concrete; each piece reflects the unique style and technique of the artisan who so skillfully created it. Read More

Dress Your Cabinets with Decorative Pulls

Cabinet Pulls specializes in providing so many of the greatest products made. Plumbtile takes pride in providing cabinet hardware creations from over seventy five design brands. We carry knobs, pulls and handles to suit all projects and needs including lines from Alno, Colonial Bronze, Classic Hardware, Kohler, Jeffery Alexander, Soko, Sugatsune and Vicenza. Read More

Going Green In Your Home

Go Green

Today the environment plays a dramatic role in design and our daily lives. It’s important to develop good habits and use environmentally friendly solutions for the home. There are so many ways you can create healthy living. Plumbtile offers many products that will help guide you in the right direction. You can choose from  energy-efficient products, food preparation, cleaning habits, and using equipment made from sustainable materials. Here are some simple solutions for a healthy home and green living. Read More