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Tiling in Different Climates

We are fortunate to enjoy the breathtaking changes of all four seasons in BC—winter, spring, summer, and fall. Believe it or not, climate does have an effect on different tile material inside and outside the home. Therefore, it can be tricky to select the right tile for all season. Before you begin your next tiling project, be sure to read up on...

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Celebrating Our 16th Anniversary!

Businesses come and go with the changing times, but there are certain companies that weather the test of time. Indeed, many of our new and longstanding customers alike may not be aware of the history of City Tile. Therefore, our family run business is happy to announce that as of November our Nanaimo location is celebrating its 16th Anniversary. City...

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FLOOR FINISHES AND HOW TO CHOOSE THEM

Article courtesy of Understand Building Construction When choosing a floor finish, keep in mind the following: How slippery or smooth it is; do not use very smooth finishes in bathrooms and balconies How abrasion resistant it is – do not use soft, quick wearing finishes in areas with heavy foot traffic. Marble and wood have low abrasion...

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The Timeless Appeal of Natural Elements

Explore new builds and you’ll see the ongoing trend in earth tones and raw materials. Building with natural elements in mind is a look toward not only a timeless but trendy design aesthetic. Enduring value and curb appeal are what building with natural materials offer architects, designers, homeowners, and homebuyers. When considering the exterior...

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How to Choose the Right Tile for Your Project

There is a tremendously vast selection of products to sift through when tile shopping; it can indeed be difficult to know how to start. Whether selecting tile for a commercial or residential tiling job, you want to be confident you’re choosing the best material suited for the space. Undoubtedly, combining tile functions can be disastrous, so it’s...

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City Tile’s Free Design Services

Contemplating a new design project can feel daunting before you begin. After you contemplate the expense of a professional designer, you may be motivated to do it all on your own. However, with so many design elements involved, it’s good to have a professional on hand to help you on your journey. We’re Here For You Fortunately, City Tile...

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Tile Planners to help with your Tile Design

We have recently added three links in the City Tile main menu under Inspiration: Ariana Tile Planner Flaviker Tile Planner ABK Tile Planner These interactive websites allow you to plan and design your tile project by letting you select your space whether its a bathroom, living room, kitchen, outdoor, or commercial. After you select your space you...

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