The Artisan Design of Tabarka Studio Tiles

Plumbtile carries many beautiful tiles. Tabarka Studio has been handcrafting custom terracotta tile since 2000. They were designed by Meir Zenati and all of the handmade terracotta tiles are inspired by different cultures from around the world. Tabarka Studio tiles has a reputation for creating the most amazing and beautiful custom hand painted terracotta tiles. Tabarka’s talented team of skilled artists creates each terracotta tile by hand in a detailed artisan process. The workmanship that goes into each tile is nothing short than quality and skilled workmanship. They create a timeless beauty and brig luxury to any bathroom or kitchen. Continue reading

Floor Tiles 101

Not all tile materials are created equal. Each type has pros and cons that need to be considered when planning a tiling project. Here are some popular types and their benefits and drawbacks:

Marble

Real marble tiles have a beautiful, unique look like no other surface, with all their whirling patterns and shade variations. But the same patterns that make marble beautiful can be a real headache to match from tile to tile. To ensure that patterns match, the Marble Institute of America recommends having your contractor lay out the tiles over the entire surface before installing so you can approve the result. All your tiles should come from the same original batch. Continue reading

Go Green with Beautiful Tiles

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The questions on most people’s mind are two things: How do I reduce my energy bills and how do I reduce my carbon footprint? Going green can be achieved with going weith all natural material in your tiles. Natural wood such as cork and stone tiles offer very beautiful choices but if you are more into the exotic look, consider coconut, pebble or teak mosaic tiles. And if you want to go 100% green you can purchase tiles made strictly from recycled materials. Continue reading

Benefits of Ceramic Tile

marazzi-residential-products-250When deciding on while tile to put on your floor or walls ceramic tile is one of those options. Now what sets ceramic apart from other flooring or wall covering? Tile can be used in any setting, from contemporary to modern decor, you will find a style for every taste. Continue reading