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Secrets to a beautiful, handcrafted tile installation

You’ve decided to create a home that is a beautiful reflection of who you are, your hopes, your dreams… You want a home where your soul can just be. Handcrafted ceramic tile has caught your attention for the rustic quality it brings, the texture it can add to a room and the customization that only handcrafted can bring, but you hesitate… How on earth do you install handcrafted tile? You’ve come to the right place. Below, you can find the best secrets of the trade to help you install handcrafted tile beautifully!

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Ceramic tile countertops add beauty and personality to a home.

Ceramic tile countertops add beauty and personality to a home.

~ And they are easier to care for than you think!

I WANT ceramic tile kitchen countertops. CRAZY, right??? I know! Perhaps, it is merely because I am a tile artist and have this funny obsession with tile, maybe it is because I was merely trying to save money by using my trade. There is some truth to those last two statements, but don’t think I didn’t do my homework. Tile may be my obsession and because it is my trade, it may save me some money, but this is a permanent fixture in my home…one that could cost me value. I did my research. I am familiar with the common complaints of ceramic tile countertops. People either love or hate ceramic tile countertops…there really is no in between.   I am not here to convince you or change your mind. I am here to give you the facts and let you decide for yourself.

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Tips for Choosing Custom, Handcrafted Tile

Choose Custom Tile 

that is right for you.

I’m hoping that you’ve read my Custom Tiles and have had some time to ponder all of the possibilities that exist with custom tiles for your home.  Has it left you asking, how do I whittle down all of those possibilities down to one perfect choice for your home? Read on… Continue reading Tips for Choosing Custom, Handcrafted Tile

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Custom Tiles ~ Personalize your home!

“Home is where your story begins.”

Using Fire Creek Tiles in your next remodel project, can personalize your home the way big home improvement stores can’t.   

We have been in our house for almost 16 years! Holy Cow, where does the time go?  In those 16 years, we have yet to make any kind of improvements to our home.  You know…we were busy with trying to keep up with two boys…who has the time.  Now that our boys are older, I have the time to look around my house and notice all of the old, out dated stuff in our home.  The kitchen had to be first.  I walked around the typical Box Home Improvement Stores that every town has, trying to decide what to do with my kitchen.  New countertops was a must and I would love to have a beautiful tile backsplash…cuz you know… I love tile.

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