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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.

Lifeproof Vinyl Plank Flooring is Waterproof and Dent-Resistant

Lifeproof's new Luxury High Traffic Vinyl Plank flooring is tough enough to take on life's everyday messes.
Partially open dishwasher with a view of dishes waiting inside

How to Free a Trapped Dishwasher

Plan before you tile — otherwise, you could block in your appliances.
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.

How to Easily Install Luxury Vinyl Tile

Luxury vinyl tile is a durable and comfortable alternative to traditional tile floors. Here's our straightforward guide on how to easily install it.
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.
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.
Applying grout to a tile floor.

How to Apply and Seal Grout on Tile Floors

The last step in laying a tile floor is applying and sealing the grout. Once the grout has dried, apply a grout sealer to the joints to prevent stains from occurring. Watch this video to find out how.

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.