5 Ways to Use Mosaic Tiles
Mosaic tiles come in a range of colours, shapes, sizes, and textures, and can be used in in many areas of your home. They serve both functional and decorative purposes and can be arranged in plenty of patterns and designs. If you’re looking to incorporate mosaic tiles into your home but aren’t sure how, here are five ways to use them.
How to Choose a Shower Tile
When selecting tiles for your shower, there are several factors to consider. For material, you want a tile that is solid, dense, capable of withstanding water and high levels of humidity. You’ll also need to decide if you want to use the same tiling for the entire shower, since tiles that work for the walls may not be best for the floor. The shape and size of your shower may affect your selection as well.
The Best Tiles for Each Room of Your Home
For the most part, each area of your home is used differently. Some get more traffic than others and require more frequent cleaning, and some are exposed to different temperatures and levels of humidity. It is important to know which type of tiles are best for each since they differ in their durability, porosity, and slip-resistance.
This Year’s Top Tile Trends
The versatility of tiles is unmatched with the abundance of materials, shapes, sizes, and colours to choose from. As a result, styling with tiles can be overwhelming. It is important to keep up with trends to avoid investing in a design that is past its time. To help you with your next project, we’ve highlighted the top tile trends of 2021.
Why Pet Owners Should Build Their Own Dog Shower
It’s bath time! Built-in dog showers are trending right now. If you want to maintain a clean and organized living space, having a designated area for your pup to wash up can go a long way.
Your Guide to Outdoor Tiles
Trini Tile bringing paradise home to you. Create an outdoor living space that is comfortable, stylish and durable. Patios are an extension of your home; an area to cook, play and lounge. Before you can begin setting up your backyard getaway, you must install the floor. Trini Tile offers a variety of outdoor tiles for your patio in different colours, types and with features such as slip resistance.
Spring Cleaning: Guide to Making your Tiles Shine
Spring is in full bloom which means it is time to get a head start on cleaning. While at home, you can now dedicate time to make every corner in your house sparkle. Let’s start with your wall or floor tiles! Restore your tiles’ natural shine with products that are reliable and safe. Here is a step-by-step guide for getting rid of unwanted dirt and make your tiles look brand new.
TRINI – Shop Online for the Perfect Tile
Selecting the right tile can be overwhelming since there are plenty of design patterns to choose from. Seeing the product in person can help decide what you’re interested in and visualize the space. But for some, visiting the showroom may not be possible, especially during these unforeseen times.
Trendy Tiles with Pantone’s 2020 Colour Of The Year; Classic Blue
The Pantone Colour of the Year for 2020 has all of us at Trini Tile gleaming with inspiration. This year’s choice of Classic Blue sets the stage for timeless styles in your home. Trini Tile strives to provide our clients with the latest in design trends. Whether it’s in your kitchen, bathroom or living room, a touch of imported Italian tile can transform any space. Luckily, our products come in a variety of colours, so you can incorporate a Classic Blue tile using mosaics, glass, granite and more.
How to Winterize Your Home with Tiles
If you haven’t done it already, now is the perfect time to get your home winter ready. The snowy season is a magical time of year, however, it can also bring on a cold, wet mess. This time around, enjoy the warmth of the holidays by winterizing your home with tile. Tile is one of the best options for your floor during the winter. Strong and durable, tiles are easily able to withstand lots of wear and tear. Winter is no match for our products at Trini Tile.
3 Reasons Why Tiles are Better When Designing a Home Wine Cellar
Did someone say wine o’clock? Pumpkin spice season is over, which means it is time to begin planning for the holidays. This year bring in the cheer with a glass of wine right from home. Whether it be for the red & white season or a spontaneous gathering, save yourself the trip to the liquor store and instead install a tiled wine cellar in your home to add to your bottle collection.
Budget-Friendly Tips to Decluttering your Home this Fall
Organizing and decluttering your home should be more than just a temporary change – it should be a lifestyle change. With these simple storage hacks, you can stay within budget and feel like a professional organizer. There is nothing more satisfying than seeing the before and after results of your decluttered kitchen, laundry room or bathroom.
Replicate Marble with Polished Porcelain & Save Money at Trini Tile
Why spend more on marble tiles when you can design the most luxurious living space at a more affordable price? Increase the value of your home and achieve the elegance of marble with Trini Tile’s new product, polished porcelain. The Purity of Marble collection features gorgeous reproductions of rare Italian marble. Some including, Statuario, Lasa, and Calacatta.
What is the Perfect Tile for your Kitchen Countertop?
If you’re looking for ways to add some life to your countertop and brighten up your kitchen, then look no further than some great tile choices from Trini Tile. It can be overwhelming to walk into a tile shop and see all the different styles and designs without knowing exactly which one is the best but also which one can be used for your countertop. Granite, marble and ceramic just to name a few are high-quality tiles that will look absolutely stunning in your kitchen. Re-vamping your kitchen countertops also adds great value to your home. It can update the look of your kitchen and make it look current.
Creating a Patio Paradise with Tile
Patio season is in full swing and summer is the perfect season to enjoy spending time outside with family and friends. Accessorizing for outdoor living is on trend and there are lots of great ways to not only enhance but enjoy your space. Tiles are one of the ways you can add style and elegance to any outdoor area of your new home.
New Tile Design Trends for Summer
Step into warmer weather with this year’s hottest design trends for the summer. With the new season arriving, it’s time to refresh your home with bright and trendy décor. It’s nothing but sunny skies at Trini Tile and we are offering a beautiful collection of discounted Italian tiles that reflect both traditional and contemporary styles. Our tiles come in a variety of colours and polishes that can easily mirror any theme or look you want. With the right choice, there is no doubt that everything will come together flawlessly.
3 Tips for Pairing Tiles
Two is better than one. At Trini Tile, you can find the perfect pairing of imported Italian tiles and get inspired to upgrade a room in your home. It may seem easier to play it safe and match your floors to the walls, but where’s the fun in that? Installing more than one tile style creates depth and aesthetic. It is important to make sure that when you are installing more than one tile, your home maintains an elegant appearance and doesn’t look tacky. Follow these tips to get a tile match made in heaven!
Tile Art: Designing with Mosaic Tile
Discover a new way to inject life into your home with Tile Art! Let your inner artist create the perfect picture with striking mosaic tile products. There are many ways to improve the visual appeal of your home by using mosaic. Mosaic tiles have a natural design element that can create a stunning unique pattern. If you need some design inspiration, then you’ve come to the right place.
Brighten Up Your Bathroom with Tiles
Hello Spring! Open up your windows and let the sun shine in because a brighter home is a happier home. Natural sunlight is a great way to brighten up your space, but why be limited only when the sun is out? There are many ways you can create a cheerful bright atmosphere any day of the week.
Classic is the New Modern
You can never go wrong with a classic design. Neutrals are great because the soft tones pair well with practically any design or colour. Classic tiles including, subway, ceramic, and porcelain are timeless and there are many areas throughout the house where they can be used and you do not worry about over doing it.
6 Tile Trends for 2019
What’s trending in 2019? The time has come to install exclusive imported tiles, whether you want to update your kitchen backsplash, floor tiles, bathroom walls or tub area. No matter what the project is, make sure you are choosing the best for your home. Trini Tile has a fine selection of ceramic, porcelain, marble, granite and glass tiles to name a few. Choices are endless.
Black Friday is the Best Day for Retail Shopping
’Tis the season for shopping! With the Holidays coming up get a head start on planning, and what better way to prepare than to join the sale of the season, Black Friday. On Friday, November 23rd do not miss out on amazing deals for appliances, electronics, home décor and more. Whether you purchase a gift or want to treat yourself these items can make any new home look absolutely beautiful.
3 Step Tile Guide
Starting a new home tile renovation can be overwhelming if you are unsure what style or design you are looking to apply in your home. Sometimes a little direction can go a long way. Begin with searching by getting a dose of inspiration by visiting Trini Tile. We want you to be satisfied with your tile job, which is why we have outlined a #TileGuide to help you get through your renovation project.
Tile Trends you Will FALL For
The transition from summer to the fall is fast approaching, which means if you are planning a new home renovation project, and you love the natural warm tones of the season, then now is the time to choose autumn colours to add to your décor. Fall is unique because of the variety of colours that are associated with the season. This year we saw a broad range of colour trends for tiles; think peachy pink, earthy mustards and turmeric tones to peacock green, deep navy and rich crimsons.
4 Reasons Why You Should Install Tiles in Your Cottage
Sit back, relax and enjoy the view surrounding your cottage. The scenery is beautiful, and we want to ensure you do not neglect decorating the interior of your space; because the view inside is also important. Some cottages tend to depict an old and tired looking appearance, but this doesn’t have to be the case. It is time to update your mini getaway home and add some personality to the space, and Trini Tile has the services to make it happen! Tiles are a great addition for your home away from home and can be just the update you’re looking for.
Summer Outdoor Tiles - Getting Creative
Turn up the AC – summer is here! Make the most of the warmer months by spending time outside. Consider transforming your backyard into a summer set-up and entertain friends and family throughout the warmer months. This summer, Trini Tile invites you to add new tiles to your outdoor space because a simple outdoor renovation can go a long way in the overall appearance and value of your home.
How to add aesthetic to your walls
Tiles come in all shapes, sizes, colours and materials, and there is no doubt that they can transform any space in your home. You don’t have to be limited to traditional uses of tile applications, be creative. Tiles can add texture, brighten up a room and provide an added three-dimensional effect. You can add a little inspiration here and there with an array of tile options, so how could you not get creative with your home décor? Any one of these ideas can provide additional inspiration when thinking up small renovations. Introducing tile to your space can highlight the area or simply create focus where you want it.
Design Your Outdoor Space - Trini Tile Style
Welcoming the month of May! The excitement of patio season is fast approaching and what better way to enjoy the beautiful weather than to sit outside and admire your surroundings. Having an attractive home exterior is important because the outside of your house says a lot about who you are. Installing tiles not only makes your home more attractive but it is also much safer. With the help of Trini Tile, you can choose from a variety of outdoor tiles that are slip resistant, moisture absorbent, durable enough to withstand harsh weather conditions and require minimal maintenance.
Princess Margaret Home Lottery 2018 Grand Prize Showhome Tiles Supplied by Trini Tile
The Princess Margaret Centre is an inspiring research foundation that has achieved tremendous success in raising funds in continuing to deliver Personalized Cancer Medicine. Princess Margaret is widely known for their great cause and other establishments have joined in their fight against cancer.
Spring Cleaning: The Best Products for your Tiles
Are you scrubbing away at your tiles and still not seeing them sparkle? Put away the soap and sponge because there is a proper way to clean your tiles without ruining the natural polish. You don’t even have to drive to the supply store to spend money on expensive solutions (not to mention, store bought products are usually not the best kind of cleaning products to use because of the high chemical levels which can shorten the tile’s life span).
How to Make a Small Room Look Bigger
So you have purchased a new home and are now stuck with one tiny room that is not proportionate in comparison to the rest of the house? Adding an extension is likely over your budget and probably not worth the hassle. Fortunately, the small room does not have to be neglected because you can make it appear larger than its actual size. And lucky for you, we have the secrets on how to do so! Here are our tips:
New Year, New Tiles
2018 is upon us, and what resolution could be better than updating the appearance of your home! Tiling your floor in specific is beneficial because it is a long-term investment due to the durability of tiles. Upgrading your floor gives your home a unique look that will increase its value and aesthetic. This new year, you are going to want to change up your floors and be certain that your flooring is safe and reliable. If you are thinking about completing a new home renovation, then now is the perfect time to do so, and here is why:
4 Things You Should Consider Before Installing Tiles
Before you begin your home renovation, it is important to consider every little detail when deciding to install tiles in your home. This will not only be beneficial for you, but also for the contractor doing the work because it will give them an idea on how to proceed with the project. It’s important to make sure you are staying on top of every step of the process to make sure everything runs smoothly and as easily as possible.
Why Are Tiles Better Than Wooden Floors?
Renovating your home can become very stressful when you do not know what is the best and safest choice. The debate between wood flooring and tiles are an ongoing dilemma that can only be solved by knowing the facts about which is better for your home. Luckily, we have highlighted the advantages that come with installing tiles instead of wood. Here they are:
Top Tile Trends for 2018
The best way to ensure your home continues to look great and hold its value is to keep it current and on trend. One of the ways in which you can update your home is through tiling. If a renovation is in your new future, consider these helpful hints. While the year is soon coming to an end it is a good idea to know the Dos and Don’ts for tile styles. Whether you renovate your bathroom or kitchen, it is an investment - so make sure you are aware of what’s out there and make the right decisions. Here are some points that will help with your selection.
How are Porcelain Tiles Made?
Their Make Porcelain tiles are made similarly to ceramic tiles, but there are distinct differences that make the product an excellent choice to have installed into your home. Like ceramic tiles, minerals and water are mixed together to form a smooth consistency. The difference is grinding beads - crushed cement - are added to the mixture, creating a tougher form. Once the mix is complete, pressure is applied by a machine to solidify the product. This is where porcelain tiles get their strength and stability. Porcelain tiles are completely dried from any excess water that is absorbed into the mixture because it lessens the chance of cracking. Once the tiles are glazed, they are placed into the kiln - a tile burning oven where the tiles are finalized and ready for installation.
How to Renovate your Home with Tiles
The perfect way to create a more stylish look within every room in the home is with the addition of new tiles from Trini Tile. Now is the time to renovate! Trini Tile provides their customers with a variety of tile options in different colours and patterns.
How are Ceramic Tiles Made?
When it comes to choosing the perfect tile for your home, most of us pick the best-looking product without considering its background. Although you may not feel it is necessary to be informed, it is always a good idea to know what exactly you are installing into your home. At Trini Tile, we have the answers as to how ceramic tiles are made and which style is best suited for your home.
Which Bathroom Tiles are Best?
Choosing your bathroom tiles requires a lot of attention. Due to the moisture in the room you want to ensure you are choosing a tile that will be long-lasting and durable because not all types can handle water spots. This means you must be informed about the benefits of each types of tile and the reasons why you should choose a certain tile. Follow these guidelines in order to select the tile best suited for your bathroom!
How to Deal with Stressful Home Renovations
Home remodels are known to be chaotic - the inevitable process of living in a construction site for months can only be dealt with by simply waiting for the project to finish. Do not worry though - we can help you get through this rough time and prevent you from having a breakdown when it comes to renovating. Just make sure to follow these tips:
Why Use Ceramic Tiles in your Home?
When planning a home renovation, ceramic tiles are among the most popular and common choices, for many reasons. They have a long list of pros that make them suitable for lots of different areas and renovations. Clay-base ceramic tiles are a great option for bathrooms, kitchens and many other parts of the home. There are so many reasons to choose ceramic tiles for your renovation! Here are just some of the reasons to choose them:
Tile Trend Spotlight: Mosaic Tiles
Each year, there are certain tile trends that take home renovations by storm and inject a new element of design into the home. This year, mosaic tiles are one of these popular styles that will offer personality in any room of your home for a long time to come.
Outdoor Tiles: Perfect for Maintenance
The time has come to start planning for the warmer season! If there were anything you would like to change about your yard, this is the time to do it. One thing we hear time and time again from our customers is how hard it is to maintain the lawn. So much of your summer time is used up watering and cutting the grass. If you switch over to outdoor tiles, this is no longer a problem you will have to worry about.
Princess Margaret Home Lottery Grand Prize Showhome Tiles Supplied by Trini Tile
Every year, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre hosts their Home Lottery in support of cancer research. There’s no other lottery like it, especially when the proceeds go towards such a great cause.
Cleaning your Kitchen Tile Backsplash
Having a tile backsplash is a beautiful addition to the kitchen, but we all know that it won’t be perfect forever without the right maintenance. The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the house, and for good reason. This is where we do the cooking, baking and spending time with our friends and family. In the process of all this, it’s almost inevitable that your backsplash tiles will end up dirty or greasy.
Find An Assortment of Tiles at Trini Tile!
Whether you’re looking to renovate your bathroom, kitchen, floor or fireplace, Trini Tile has all the tiles you will need right here in Vaughan at a discount price. Each type of tile has a long list of benefits that will make them perfect for your home.
Types of Backsplash Tiles
Backsplashes are able to take a room and transform it into something completely different. Whether it’s the kitchen or the bathroom, selecting backsplash tiles is an integral part of the final product. However, there are so many options that sometimes it might seem impossible to choose! However, it always comes down to personal and preference and what works best for the room you are designing.
The Many Reasons to Choose Porcelain Tiles
One of the most popular tiles that our customers come in looking for is porcelain tiles. Whether you are renovating the bathroom, kitchen, outdoors, or any other part of the home, porcelain tiles have so many appealing qualities that make them an easy choice to go with.
Stay Warm during the Fall Season
With fall upon us, that means the weather is getting cooler and the days are feeling shorter. You may be spending a little more time within your house, trying to feel as cozy as possible. For many of us, the fall season is our favourite because we enjoy the comfort of snuggling up in a blanket and enjoying a good book or spending well needed time with loved ones.
Preparing for a Bathroom Tiles Renovation
Bathroom renovations are always an exciting new task, but they can also seem stressful at times. There is a lot of planning, time and effort that is involved in perfecting the new look, especially when the renovation involves bathroom tiles. We believe it is extremely important to be prepared before the renovation begins, especially in the following areas.
What Kitchen Tiles Work Best?
The kitchen is often considered the most important room in the house. It is used just about every day of the year and for that reason it should be the most durable and comfortable it can possibly be. Tiles are a perfect choice for the kitchen, as they are both long-lasting and functional in this busy environment. Whether you desire a modern style or a more traditional look in your kitchen, tiles are available in a multitude of patterns to meet all stylistic preferences.
Why Should You Use Fireplace Tiles?
Your fireplace is almost always the focal point of a room! It is where the guests gather around to enjoy each other’s company and a great design can make a big impact on the atmosphere. It is important to consider just what type of look you want for your fireplace and how to turn it into a reality.
What type of shower tiles should I use?
Bathroom renovations can be stressful, so we want to make it just a little bit easier for you! We know that one of the biggest questions people ask during this makeover is what type of shower tiles are the best fit to use? Well, there are a few options that you can go with.
What to Use Outdoors: Porcelain Tiles or Ceramic Tiles?
It’s that time of year! Everyone is looking to renovate their backyards and front porches. Outdoor tiles are a necessity during your renovation, but you may be unsure of what type you want to use. Ceramic tiles and porcelain tiles are both good options, but it is important to look at the concerns of each.