Archive for December 2018

5 Hot Tile Trends in 2019

5 Hot Tile Trends in 2019

The New Year is upon us, and it’s bringing new trends along with it! We’re not talking about the hottest fashion statement piece or the latest viral video…we’re referring to trends in tile! That’s right, just like the fashion industry evolves, so does the world of home improvement – tile is no exception! While classic tiles are always in style, we thought it would be fun to share some of the coolest tile trends to be on the lookout for in 2019.

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Make a New Year’s Resolution to Improve Your Home

We’ve all made resolutions come the New Year like eating healthier, exercising more, cutting back on TV, and other self-improvement goals. Chances are, we stick to these resolutions for a few weeks and then start going back to our old ways. Hey, we get it! It’s hard to change up your routine, and eating salad every day gets old really fast. So, what’s the solution? How can you make a resolution and stick to it this New Year? Well, instead of focusing on yourself in 2019, might we suggest resolving to make improvements to your home? By putting your attention on improving something other than yourself, you can achieve tangible results. Plus, you’ll learn new things and get a workout to boot with some of the home improvement tasks. Let’s take a look at some easy and budget-friendly ways you can renovate your home in 2019.

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Surviving a Kitchen Remodel During the Holidays – Part 2

In our previous blog, we went over some tips on how to get through a kitchen remodel that falls smack dab in the middle of the already hectic holiday season. Any renovation, whether it be the kitchen, bathroom, or patio can be inconvenient. But, with all the cooking and extra company that the holidays tend to bring, renovation during this time of year brings a new set of challenges. The good news? It is possible! You just need to get a little resourceful and creative. At Island Tile, we’re no strangers to the remodeling process, and we’d like to share some more tips with you on how to get through a kitchen renovation during the holiday season.

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Surviving a Kitchen Remodel During the Holidays – Part 1

Surviving a Kitchen Remodel During the Holidays

For those who enjoy baking, the holiday season means extra time spent in the kitchen cooking up a storm. From peppermint cookies and chocolate roll cake to duck with raspberry chutney and everything in between, there’s nothing quite like the food we bake and eat during the Christmas and New Year festivities. Most families have their own traditions and signature dishes during this time of year, and time spent around the table with family and friends is time well spent in our book! So, with all the hustle and bustle that comes with the season, is it viable to remodel your kitchen during the holidays? Well, while we concede that this might not be the best time for a remodel, with a little ingenuity it’s certainly doable! Here’s part one of our blog on how to survive the holiday season in the midst of a kitchen renovation.

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