Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Scoring ceramic tile with a glass cutter to cut the tile to size.

How to Cut Ceramic Tile with a Glass Cutter

Find out how to cut ceramic tile by hand using a glass cutter, square, and wire clothes hanger. Watch this video to find out more.
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What to Do About Worn-Out Grout

Nancy asks, “The grout in our tile floor has worn down in some spots and shrunk in others. Can I apply new grout over the existing grout?”

While it’s possible to grout over existing grout, the results are usually less than satisfactory. Read on to learn about a better solution.
cleaning tile with muriatic acid

How to Clean Tile with Muriatic Acid

To remove soap scum and hard water deposits from a tile wall in a bathroom, use muriatic acid diluted with water. Follow the warning and instructions on the bottle, and be sure to wear rubber gloves and eye protection. Watch the video to find out more.
Removing cracked floor tile

How to Remove and Replace a Damaged Ceramic Tile

Removing and replacing a broken ceramic tile isn’t that difficult if you saved the leftover tiles from the original installation. Watch this video to see step by step instructions for completing this project.
Scrub brush and power drill with a plus sign in between

How to Clean Tiles Faster Than Ever

Attach the head of a scrub brush to a power drill and you'll never hand-scrub tile floors again!
tiling a floor using underlayment membrane

How to Tile a Floor Using an Underlayment Membrane

When installing tile on a plywood subfloor, cement backer board is usually put down first to provide a firm, stable surface. Watch this video to see how to substitute a waterproof underlayment membrane that's thinner and easier to install than backer board.
Eco-friendly bathroom with ceramic tile floors and blue walls

5 Ways to Freshen up a Bathroom

Light remodeling is one of the biggest trends these days. Learn what it means, and how easy it is from Danny Lipford.

How to Stain Grout Lines in Tile Floors

Most grout used in tile floors is porous and can become dirty over time. Watch this video for tips on how to apply colored stain to grout lines in a tile floor to make the grout look like new.
Ronnie and Cindy McCarson's bathroom after the remodel

Bathroom Makeover: From ‘Mellow Yellow’ to Wow!

Need bathroom design ideas? Check out this bathroom makeover on a budget. We take it from 1970s to farmhouse fabulous!