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Melcer Tile
Charleston, SC
South Carolina's Largest Ceramic Tile, Marble, and Granite Showroom
Interests: Home Design
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Have you ever thought about the rooms in your home? Are they laid out to flow into one another? Do you tie rooms together with color choices and furniture styles or do you give each room a distinctive personality? Are the transitions definitive or subtle? While your answers depend on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Walk-in showers have been a consistent design trend for decades. For some of you, the first introduction to a walk in shower might have been in your gym or fitness center locker room. For others, it may have been the homes of aging family member. But the latest design trends... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2017 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Designers take inspiration from everything around them. Mother Nature provides endless recombinations, simple and complex, that stimulate the senses. Designers take these inspirations, and reinterpret them through a variety of media. The chosen media can also provide an added layer of intricacy. Take textiles, for example. Threads have been spun... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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It is always a challenging thing to schedule the installation of tile under ideal conditions. Delays can come in many guises. With cold weather upon us, there are some extra concerns to factor into your tile installation: 1. Location The location of your project is a major factor in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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You have so many options when you choose tile as your flooring option. You work with an expert salesperson to determine the type of tile that fits your lifestyle, from porosity to slippage, sealing to cleaning. Other times, you inherit someone else’s tile selection. The tile is nice and cool... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Like any other material or product, tile needs needs regular cleaning and care to maintain its luster, beauty, and function. There are three important aspects to tile care: 1. Pick the Right Tile This may sound like an arbitrary decision, but picking out a tile is more than just color,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Showers have long been an integral part of the bathroom. The feeling of water sluicing down your hair, shoulders, and back brings a sense of refreshment and renewal. Showers have taken center-stage in bathroom design and remodeling. The bathroom has become more than just a functional room for personal hygiene... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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It’s your favorite room of the house. Or maybe it isn’t. But it’s a room you spend a lot of time in, whether you want to or not. You’ve got to eat. That’s right. Your kitchen. While your home will say a lot about you, your kitchen will say even... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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You like the look of wood, but you want the functionality of tile? What do you do? Why, you choose wood look tile, of course! Also known as faux hardwood, wood look tile has become a well established trend with manufacturers and consumers. Thanks to advancing in inkjet and digital... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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The combination of manmade bodies of water and ornamental tile can be traced to the earliest civilizations. Swimming pools were and are considered an exotic luxury in the minds of many homeowners. Since the middle of the 20th century, pool ownership has become a fixture in the American backyard landscape.... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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It is finally time for that shower installation or renovation. You are looking forward to changing the look and feel of your shower and your bathroom as a whole. As a homeowner and shower user, there are two rather major factors to examine when making your tile choice: • Moisture... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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So you have done it. You have decided to go with tile for your next home project. You have envisioned the intricate or simple design layout for your project. You have perused the many tile options at various home improvement stores. You have visited a tile store and talked with... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Marble is a marvelous stone. Made by intense pressures and heat deep within the earth, marble has served several purposes throughout history. In its various forms, marble has been a choice for thousands of years in artistic sculptures and building materials, cleaning abrasives to feed supplements. Federal Post Office Interior,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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You have just finished a tile or stone installation. You probably chose tile or stone for its aesthetic beauty and low maintenance. It looks fabulous. Now what? It's time to ensure that your tile or stone continues to look fantastic for years to come! Entryway protection Often tile and stone... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2016 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Have you ever walked into a government building and noticed a government seal in the flooring? Or walked down the Hollywood Walk of Fame? Or perhaps you have visited some historic sites or luxurious hotels with unique images embedded in the flooring? These elements are known as medallions. These floor... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Have you just suffered from some major water damage to your floors? Is it from broken or backed up pipes? … a leaking water heater? …a cracked foundation? … unusually heavy rains? …floodwaters? …an overflowing toilet? Tile is a great replacement option after severe water damage, but there are several... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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The Melcer team made an appearance at the Charleston Home & Design Model Show. With smiling faces and helpful tile tips, the experts from the local tile company engaged with all kinds of designers. Melcer Tile has been in attendance at the annual home show for over ten years and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Since 1968, Melcer Tile has been providing customers with the right type of tile. The company sells all types of tile to wholesale and retail customers. Melcer Tile is an excellent source for all things tile. From installation to design, the company has the knowledge and expertise needed to make... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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A dip in the pool is a solid summer staple. There is nothing like that refreshing cool of the water in your personal pool that can provide relief from the sweltering summer sun. Though the water is the obvious relaxation tool at the pool, there is another, more subtle, component... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Accent walls can be done in a variety of ways. Paint, wallpaper and even tile are available to make that special wall “pop.” The great thing about these specials walls is the ability to create the accent in any room. When creating an accent wall, take a look at how... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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There are multiple ways to make your floors stand out. We tend to forget that even the floor can exude masterful design. There are some popular tile patterns that can aid in building the atmosphere in your room. We have titled six choices so that you can identify the pattern... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Before you know it, we will be enjoying the warm sun on our porches, patios and decks. The beautiful weather will encourage us to invite friends and family to our homes to fellowship and create long-lasting memories. Nothing sets the tone like a well-crafted deck for those highly sought out... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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The natural tendency when talking tile is to consider the kitchen and the bathroom. It is rare for people to automatically envision tile in rooms such as the dining room. Melcer Tile offers a refreshing perspective on tile usage in one of the places that assist in hosting/entertaining guests. Follow... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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Bathrooms are important rooms in the house. It is the primary room that guests will visit. Nothing compares to the sparkling beauty of Mosaic tile. Bathrooms are common places for mosaic tile. An article from homerenovations.com – 9 Top Places to Install Mosaic Tile in Your Home, there are four... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2015 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile
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If you enjoy a fireplace, make sure it operates safely and adds aesthetic qualities to the home. Consider updating the fireplace exterior for a fresh look whether you go traditional or modern. To do it right, you need an expert vendor who will carefully review your tile and natural stone... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2014 at Home Improvement by Melcer Tile