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Top 10 Tiles for Any Project

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 27th, 2019 All types of tile are not the same.  This article explains the different types of tiles and the pros and cons of each. Selecting a floor tile is a big deal and there are some aspects to consider. The anticipated wear and tear it [...]

By |2019-04-01T15:10:57-06:00March 27th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Tile|0 Comments

How to Seal Granite Countertops

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 14th, 2019 Granite countertops, much like marble, sandstone, slate, and other natural stone material, are resistant to stains and are much easier to clean when they are sealed properly. Choosing the Right Sealant The deeper the sealant penetrates into the surface of the material, the better [...]

By |2019-04-02T09:33:41-06:00March 14th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Stone Sealing Can Help Prevent Cold Weather Damage

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 13th, 2019 Winter is a beautiful time of year in Colorado. However, it can also be a time of extreme temperature changes and weather patterns. This can be a big concern for homeowners. With the unpredictable weather, it can be tricky to maintain a nice outdoor [...]

By |2019-03-13T17:48:53-06:00March 13th, 2019|Exterior, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Stains & Solutions: How to Identify and Remove Stains on Stone

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 8th, 2019 Stains can be difficult to remove but they are even tougher when the reason causing it is unknown. Here are tricks to know how to better identify different stains and how to properly clean and care for them. Oil-based Stains Grease, tar, cooking oil, [...]

By |2019-03-11T11:13:00-06:00March 8th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Marble Countertops: Care and Maintenance

Written by Katie Hinkle | Denver, CO | March 7th, 2019 Marble is a beloved material for counters in kitchens and bathrooms. What is not loved about marble countertops is the amount of cleaning and care this elegant stone needs. Marble is porous and can be damaged by spilling any acidic substances on it like [...]

By |2019-03-07T12:57:33-06:00March 7th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|1 Comment

Cleaning Stone Showers: Do’s and Don’ts

Written by Katie Hinkle  | Denver, CO | March 5th, 2019 Learn which cleaning tools are the best and the worst to use when it comes to keeping stone showers looking their best. Stone showers look magnificent and can add a timeless feature to any bathroom, but harsh chemicals can break down sealants, leave scratches, [...]

By |2019-03-05T16:54:23-06:00March 5th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Brekhus Becomes a Certified Tile Installer

Photography by: Katie Hinkle DENVER, CO - August 29, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: O n March 1st, 2018, local trade contractor, Brekhus Tile & Stone, achieved distinguished industry recognition as a Certified Tile Installer (CTI).  Through testing by the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), Brekhus Tile & Stone validated the proficiency to independently and consistently [...]

By |2019-04-02T09:39:51-06:00August 29th, 2018|Commercial, Interiors, News, Tile|0 Comments

Brekhus Installers Earn CTI Certification

Written and Photographed by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | April 2nd, 2018 On February 24th, 2018, Brekhus Tile & Stone welcomed the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) to our training facility for a long day of testing for the Certified Tile Installer (CTI) Certificate. Undergoing a multiple-choice exam and a hands-on test, installers must [...]

By |2019-03-05T12:43:17-06:00April 3rd, 2018|Commercial, Interiors, Tile|0 Comments