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Is it ok to Have Both Hardwood and Tile on the Floors of your House?
ANSWER - There is nothing wrong with having some rooms with hardwood flooring and other rooms with ceramic porcelain tile as I do in my house. You need to be careful about the transitions from…Read More
What is the difference between Limestone and Marble?
ANSWER: According to Pizzul Marmi Aurisina's website blog, due to their technical characteristics, stones are particularly suitable for different applications and, indeed, have been used since the ancient times of the Bronze Age in any kind of…Read More
Can I use Travertine Tile over a Radiant Heated Floor, if not, what should I use?
ANSWER - As long as the tumbled travertine tile is installed correctly or a correctly installed radiant floor system, it should not be a problem. Note that using a natural stone will require more maintenance…Read More
What recourse do I have if I was sold a wall tile for a floor application?
ANSWER - There are smooth floor tiles as well as smooth wall tiles. Often floor tiles are used on walls as well as on floors. On shower floors they should be using a tile that…Read More
Can cement encaustic tile be used for a wood stove surround?
ANSWER - Encaustic tiles are a cement based material. There are no industry standards that address what the physical properties are and how they should perform. So the quality of the material you get can…Read More
What kind of Tile Should I install over my concrete slab that has high moisture readings?
ANSWER - I assume you had a water leak of some sort that resulted in your concrete slab having a high level of moisture. If that is the case, then you should let the slab…Read More
What is the best tile to use to prevent Leaking?
ANSWER - Regardless of what type of tile you install over your garage, none of the installations will be waterproof unless you waterproof under the tile first. Some tiles are impervious such as glazed ceramic…Read More
What is the best type of material to use on a laboratory counter top?
ANSWER - The best counter tops for laboratories that is known to be chemical resistant is soapstone. It is a natural stone that has been used for many years in these types of applications. It comes…Read More