Porcelain vs Ceramic: What is it Actually Made of?

Plumbtile: Eleganza Tiles

One of the first choices you will most likely make when deciding to use tiles, is porcelain or ceramic?  Many people don’t really know the difference between the two.  So, what is in ceramic tile?  The biggest difference between ceramic and porcelain tile starts with their composition, which not only determines a tile’s color and texture, but its density, durability and uses. Read More

Worst Mistakes People Make in Designing a Kitchen

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There are a LOT of decisions that we must make when designing a room in our home, especially our kitchen, since that is where we do a lot of entertaining and spending time with the family.  So, it’s important to know some mistakes other’s have made in the past to help us make the best design choices. Let’s face it, from picking colors, to cabinetry, flooring, and fixtures, there are so many styles and designs to choose from that it’s easy to make some design choices that we may later come to regret.  Here are some of the worst mistakes that people make in designing a kitchen:  Read More

Bring New Excitement To Your Kitchen and Dining Room!

 

What’s hot in kitchen design this year? 2013 has brought many great new design trends to bring excitement to your kitchen.  Whether your kitchen just needs a little something more, or you are designing a brand new kitchen, Plumbtile has you covered!  Read More

Featured Products For Spring/Summer 2013

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Are you looking to refurnish the interior of your bathroom or kitchen space? After attending this year’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in New Orleans, LA from April 19th – 21st we wanted to showcase a number of the new products that were launched from several of the brands featured on our website, such as Danze, Inc., Moen Incorporated, ROHL, LLC and TOTO.  Read More

Different Tiles for Different Styles! Procelain or Ceramic!

People have a sense that ceramic and porcelain tiles are different, and that porcelain tile is somehow the better of the two, but they’re not sure why it is better. So, exactly what is porcelain tile, and is it really better than ceramic tile? Let’s see if we can de-mystify porcelain tile. Read More