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Kitchen Floor Ideas You Will Love

Kitchen Floor Ideas You Will Love

Decorating Small Spaces, Decoration Tips, Home Decoration, Interior Decoration, Kitchen Decoration
The kitchen is one of the most high-traffic areas in a home. It's important to have a good durable floor. However, it is equally as important to have a kitchen floor that is beautiful in design. A good kitchen floor is typically made from wood, tile, faux wood, or pergo. Generally speaking, it is a bad idea to have carpet in the kitchen since it is a high traffic area and is prone to spills and stains. Large and simple tiles can make your kitchen look more spacious even if you only have a small kitchen. By keeping your kitchen floor simple you can showcase the beauty of the rest of your kitchen. Also, a minimalist approach gives your kitchen the clean, sterile feel to it. It's okay to add a wood kitchen floor to a home that has a lot of wood accents. Mix and matching wood...
How to Paint Ceramic Tile

How to Paint Ceramic Tile

Interior Decoration
If you follow the instructions, you’ll enjoy years of life in your painted ceramic tile. Put on rubber gloves and cover any areas with a drop cloth near where you’ll be painting. Use painter’s tape to mask off the area and protect the surrounding walls. Repair any cracks or imperfections in the grout or tile. Allow the repair to dry for at least 48 hours before proceeding. Using a very fine grit sandpaper, sand the surfaces of the ceramic tile to break the gloss and allow the new coat of paint to stick. Take care to avoid pressing too hard. You don't want to scratch into the tile. Wipe off all dry dust. Clean up the surrounding area. Even if it looks clean, clean the tile thoroughly with a heavy-duty solution of TSP, also known as Trisodium Phosphate. Add ¼ to ½ cup of TSP w...