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The Most iMportant REading of 2016

Posted by Daltile Team on Dec 13, 2016 10:30:00 AM

Year in Review

Want to know what the most important reading of the year was? Check out these 10 blog posts full of great tile info and design advice.

#1 5 Things You Need to Know about Grout for Wood-Look Tile

Wood-look tile was hot in 2016 and it’s underappreciated partner, grout, is an important part of getting the wood-look right.

Yorkwood Manor in Pecan on the floor
Yorkwood Manor in Pecan

#2 Don’t Do These 10 Things When Hiring a Tile Installer

Installing tile is more difficult than it seems. Find an installer that will do the job right with these tips.

#3 2016 Bathroom Trends

The bathroom overhaul is a great place to start a home remodel. 2016’s bathroom trends are on point. They are worth a read as we go into 2017 because many of these trends will carry over.

#4 How Ceramic Tile Holds Up in the Dead of Winter

Baby, it’s cold outside! Some of that cold, slush, and winter dirt will find its way inside too. Find out how ceramic tile does when faced with winter and all it brings.

#5 All about Bullnose Tile

Bullnose tile is one of those necessities that it can be easy to forget. Here’s why bullnose is worth equal consideration especially considering its versatility.

Tiled fireplace#6 Can I Put Tile on the Fireplace?

You’d be surprised just how creative you can get with tile on your fireplace. Say hello to a whole new era in fireplace design!

#7 Builders Choose Tile Faster with These Exclusive Tools

Daltile’s builder programs make product selection easy for contractors and provides stylish choices for their clients.

#8 3 Top Tile Wall Coverings of 2016

2016 was the year of the accent wall so there was   big interest in wall tile. 2017 promises to be even bigger for wall tile. Get a head start with these beautiful tiles.

#9 Take a Virtual Tour of the Daltile Both at IBS/Surfaces 2016

We enjoyed showing off our upcoming products at the International Builders Show and Surfaces events. We’ll be at both again in 2017. Stay tuned for a tour of our 2017 booths in January.

#10 Are Marble and Granite Slabs for Baking and Candy Making a Necessity?

‘Tis the season for overrunning the kitchen with goodies. Inquiring minds want to know if stone helps you make better caramels. Here’s your in depth analysis.


Thanks for a great year at From the Floor Up!

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