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Adam Copher values continued education for tile installation.

What’s THASIE? Why Continuing Education Matters

Recently, some of the team at Copher Tile and Stone attended a very important industry gathering called The Hybrid and Advanced Installation Event (THASIE) at DeSoto Sales in Fresno, California. Here are just a few of the ways their attendance at THASIE could benefit you as an existing/prospective client.

Ceramic tile shower walls and niche and natural stone tile pebble shower floor.

Natural Stone Tile vs Ceramic Tile

What are the differences between natural stone tile and ceramic tile? These are two of the most widely used types of materials for tile floors and surfaces. In this article we will explore some of their similarities, differences, pros, and cons, so that you can make the best decision about which material to choose for your new tile project.

Natural Stone Finish - Polished Marble Floor - Tile Installation

Choosing a Finish for Your Natural Stone Tile

Are you considering natural stone for your new tile installation? This article explores the characteristics of the most common textured, honed, and polished finishes.

Beach front tile installation.

Tile Helps Set the Stage for Every Room

This article will help you understand how tile can help set the stage for every room, from the front entrance to the patio or outdoor living space out back, and everything in between.

Schlüter-KERDI-BOARD-NLT, a new illuminated shower niche technology.

Niches With Lighting for Showers and Beyond

Illuminated niches provide unique opportunities to enhance the aesthetics and functionality of shower walls, as well as many other applications. This article examines Schlüter-KERDI-BOARD-NLT and explores various potential uses.

Tile floor and backsplash

Tile Selection: Why Location Matters

When it comes to tile selection, an abundance of choices are available. Read this article to learn which tiles are most appropriate for your intended use.

A badly damaged tile floor.

Tile Repair vs Replacement

Tile is a long-term investment, and as such, choosing whether to repair or replace tile may not be an easy decision.

LVT is made of PVC plastic, fiberglass, or a wood-plastic composite.

Luxury Vinyl (LVT) vs Tile Floors

Are you on the fence about selecting luxury vinyl tile (LVT) or real tile floors? Consider these factors before you select your material and hire an installer.

A man and woman discuss a DIY tile installation.

Before you attempt a DIY tile installation…

Before you attempt DIY tile, make sure your decision is based on realistic expectations. The details in this article will help you understand what to expect.

A tile installation contractor answers a client's question.

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Tile Installer

How can you decide whether a contractor will perform a high quality installation? Ask questions.

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