Q. Can marble be used on kitchen countertops?

A. Some marbles are denser than others and can be used for this purpose. Granite is usually the better choice for an actively used “cooks kitchen”. … More details

Q. Can glass tile be used on the bathroom floor?

A. Frosted glass can be used for this purpose. You can always bring the shiny glass accents into the room as well as a wall border or deco wall tile. … More details

Q. Can I mix glossy and matte finish tiles in my bathroom?

A. Yes. Sometimes having a difference in texture or finish between a tile and a decorative border creates that “pop” effect and makes a stand-out design. … More details

Q. I have such a small bath. I can’t use a large tile, can I?

A. Absolutely, you can. A large tile visually enlarges the room by creating a carpet effect—fewer grout lines to cut the space. But if you go smaller—mosaics, for example— you are creating texture and a design element to focus on. … More details

Q. There are so many things to choose from. How do I narrow it down?

A. Think about your personal likes. What is the style that you find yourself turning back to for a second, third look when you go through that design magazine? What colors do you want to see in your room? Find … More details