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What Colour For What Room: A Homeowner’s Guide To Colour Schemes [Infographic]

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Picking which colour to paint a room is tricky enough, so picking a palette for your entire house can seem almost impossible! We’re going to try and give a little advice and inspiration for each room in the house, to make things a little easier for you! Fancy sharing our infographic? What Colour For What Room: A Homeowner’s Guide To Colour Schemes - An infographic by the team at London Tile Shop

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4 Quick & Easy DIY Hacks To Modernise An Ageing Kitchen

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4 Quick & Easy DIY Hacks To Modernise An Ageing Kitchen

If your kitchen is starting to look old and tired, you may be thinking about how you can update the space so that you can enjoy spending time in there again! After all, the kitchen is one of the main rooms in the house, whether you just cook in there, or whether it’s a space for the family to spend time together, it gets a lot of use.  A lot of people understandably put off updating their kitchens due to costs, and the upheaval of having to be without a kitchen while it is gutted and redone, but you don’t...

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Large Tiles vs Small Tiles: What Works Best Where

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Large Tiles vs Small Tiles: What Works Best Where

It can be quite the dilemma when it comes to ordering in tiles for any of your rooms; which size tile do you choose? There are many factors that can affect this, so let’s find which tiles are going to work best for you. Room Size: This is definitely the biggest factor, as the tile size can make a room feel either very spacious, or very small and cramped. There are different tips for different sized rooms; but bear in mind that these are only guidelines, and there may be some exceptions to truly make a tiled surface look amazing....

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A Quick Guide To Calculating The Number Of Tiles You’ll Need For Your Project

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A Quick Guide To Calculating The Number Of Tiles You’ll Need For Your Project

Once you’ve found the perfect tiles for your kitchen or bathroom, the next step is to figure out exactly how many you’re going to need for the area that you’re tiling.  Whether it’s for the wall or the floor, measuring the area to be tiled is fairly straightforward, but here’s a quick guide to help you out. What You’ll Need Tape Measure Notepad & Pencil Calculator Possibly an Extra Pair of Hands Calculating the Size of the Area Wall Tiles First things first, you need to measure the height and the width of the wall which you’re going to be...

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Five Natural Ways To Clean Bathroom Tiles

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Five Natural Ways To Clean Bathroom Tiles

The bathroom is one of the toughest rooms in the house to clean, but did you know that there are loads of easy and inexpensive ways in which you can make the switch to natural cleaners? Chances are you probably have lots of the things that you need lying around the house anyway, and the results are often far more effective than shop-bought alternatives.  Bleach is often the first port of call when you encounter mould and soap scum, but it can also be very dangerous, not just to the environment, but also to your health if you inhale the...

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