Archive for August 2018

Grouting 101: Getting Started

Grouting 101

At Island Tile, we have plenty of experience with everything tile-related. From helping our valued customers choose the perfect floor or wall surfaces for their homes to professionally installing tile in homes and businesses in and around Brevard County, we’re the go-to guys when it comes to tiling tips.

This week we’d like to share some information with our readers about grouting. This is an integral part of installing ceramic tile, and if you’re the type that likes DIY projects it’s good to know how to correctly grout tile! Of course, we are happy to do this for you, but in case installing a backsplash tile in your Palm Bay bathroom is something you’d like to do yourself, here are some tips on how to get started grouting.

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Consider Color When Renovating Your Home

Consider Color When Renovating Your Home

Remember being asked “what’s your favorite color?” back when you were a child? Maybe it was blue, maybe yellow, or perhaps you just liked them all! Even as adults many of us prefer certain colors over others. Have you ever wondered why this is? Well, the answer will vary from person to person, but oftentimes it’s because of the emotion that color evokes. It’s a generally accepted concept that different colors can affect our moods. In fact, there are even studies that suggest colored light can treat physical ailments! Color indeed plays a significant role in many aspects of life, including the colors you choose to paint the walls of your homes. At Island Tile, we’re no strangers to home renovations. We love helping the people of Brevard County beautify their homes, from Palm Bay to Viera and beyond. That’s why we thought we’d give you some pointers on picking the perfect colors to fit the mood you’re going for. Read on to find out what hues are associated with what emotions.

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Planning a Pool Party: Part 2

Planning a Pool Party: Part 2

In a previous blog post, we gave our readers some ideas on how to begin planning a pool party this summer. At Island Tile, we love a good pool party as much as the rest of the residents of Brevard County, so we thought we’d put together a few ideas on how to plan an unforgettable pool party. Enjoy!

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