Let’s Talk Luxury Engineered Planks (LVT)

Let’s Talk Luxury Engineered Planks (LVT) One of the things that we loved about our new home were the beautiful hardwood floors.  They looked… spectacular!  But that lasted for about 2 months.  Our 3 small dogs really put some wear on them.  Keeping them clean and scratch free is tough enough, but when a little…

2019 Byrd Tile Trends

2019 Byrd Tile Trends Salute to the Classic Tile This article is going to cover some trending products for 2019.  However, we must first give a salute to the classic tile that has stood the test of time, trend and quality.  Classic tile such as a subway tile or a natural stone will always be at the…

GROUT: DON’T BE SCARED

GROUT: DON’T BE SCARED This month we will try and help you understand grout in the following areas:  Color, application and just how much you need to buy. Selecting your grout color There are several ways that you can use grout in your project, consider which look you are going for and select based on…

LAYOUT OPTIONS FOR YOUR TILE PROJECT

Layout options for your tile project   The layout choice for your project is just as important as the actual tile you select.  A simple 3×6 white subway for example will look totally different from the standard brick layout, when a herringbone or basket weave is chosen. Standard brick layout using a plain, white, 3×6…

Why Luxury Engineered Planks?

Why Luxury Engineered Planks?   Luxury Engineered Planks (LEP) are a step above the standard Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) you will find in most home improvement stores. REALLY?  Yes.                                                    …