Archive for Home Remodeling

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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Natural Alternatives to Floor Cleaners

Natural Alternative to Floor Cleaner

“It’s cleaning time again, yay!” Said no one ever. Although cleaning your home isn’t necessarily fun for most, it’s just something that has to be done. Living in Florida, especially if you’re in one of the beach towns along the Space Coast, you’re bound to track in sand and dirt when you enter your home. Mats by the door will help but sweeping, vacuuming, and mopping are still essential to keeping your home tidy. But, did you know that many store-bought floor cleaning products are chocked full of chemicals that can be potentially hazardous to you and your family’s health?

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Grouting 101: The Process

In our last blog, we went over the preliminary steps on how to grout tile for your DIY tile installation project. Before you get started applying the grout, you’ll need to choose the color you’d like your grout to be, know what type of grout you need to purchase and purchase the correct sealant to protect the grout once it dries. Now, let’s move on to the process of applying the grout so you can finish your project!

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