Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Man installing laminate plank flooring

6 Affordable Flooring Options to Upgrade a Room

Want to refresh your home without breaking the bank? Here are some inexpensive, attractive flooring ideas.
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.
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.
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.
Laying mosaic tile border on bathroom floor.

Flooring Options for Your Bathroom

Watch this video to find out about all the different flooring options available for your bathroom from tile and stone to vinyl and wood.
Merola Tile Ceramic Cement-Look Tile from Best New Products

Ceramic Tiles That Look Like Concrete

This vintage-inspired tile looks like popular cement tiles, but it's actually ceramic. That makes it affordable and a great DIY project.
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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 grout lines with a scrub brush

Cleaning and Staining Grout in Tile Floors

Grout lines in tile floors may need cleaning over time with a bleach solution and scrub brush. If the grout still won’t come clean, you might want to consider applying a grout stain to make all the grout one uniform color. Watch this video to find out more.