Archive for March 2018

Hardwood Versus Wood Look Tile: The Pros and Cons

Hardwood Versus Wood Look Tile

When you’re considering flooring options for your home, it’s important to spend some time deciding what style and material you want. There are many different types of floor surfaces, and certain flooring materials that are great for a bedroom might not be ideal for a bathroom (can you imagine a carpeted bathroom? Yuck!). Once you’ve narrowed down the vast selection of flooring options, from marble to natural stones to wood, let’s say you’ve decided you love the look of wood. But, do you want to go with natural hardwood, or have you considered wood look tile instead? In our previous blog, we touched on some of the benefits of wood look tile versus real wood. Today, we’ll take a closer look at the subject and weigh the pros and cons of wood look tile versus hardwood flooring.

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Renovating Your Home the Smart Way

Renovating Your Home the Smart Way

So, you’ve decided to make some home improvements. Perhaps you’re considering putting your home on the market and want to increase its value, or maybe it’s simply time for an upgrade. Whatever your reasons, renovating your home is a fantastic idea…if you do it right. Once you’ve made the decision to renovate your home, floor material choice, paint color, furniture, and much more all come into play. It can be easy to go over budget if you’re not careful. Things like a bad paint job, hastily purchased appliances, or deciding on a floor surface that you end up hating can, and will, lead to overspending in a heartbeat. That’s why it’s so important to plan everything before you begin buying furniture and ripping up your old carpet. Plan? Design? Decisions, decisions…Don’t despair, that’s where we come in.

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The History of Island Tile

Island Tile & Marble, LLC

Island Tile has been proudly serving Brevard County, FL and beyond for 34 years, beautifying one home at a time. Our wide range of tile selection, from ceramic tile to marble tile and everything in between, provides our customers with an abundance of options for their homes. Looking for a rustic wood floor for your Melbourne, FL living room? Check out our wood look tile, a versatile and inexpensive alternative to actual wood. Want to add some vibrancy to your Palm Bay kitchen? Our backsplash tile can do just that! But, before we dive into the amazing products we carry, we want to let you know a little about our background and how Island Tile came to be Central Florida’s leading distributor and installer of top quality tiles from all over the world.

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