Schluter School and Coverings

First off, Josiah and I (Carissa) got to attend Schluter School! We learned lots and had fun getting our hands (and feet, in my case.) dirty. For Josiah, this was almost a normal day, since he does this for a living–for me, it was a fun new adventure. Josiah is definitely way better at spreading Read More …

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Ready for a New Look?

You can tile your walls instead of painting or wallpapering them! Not only does it look fantastic, but it’s much easier to keep clean. Plus, unlike paint or wallpaper, it will look great for practically forever. (And with Schluter edge profiles, you don’t have to worry about rough edges anywhere!) This tile job was installed Read More …

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Allow Us to Introduce…

… our newest vendor, Happy Floors! We counted about 160 new tiles on display from them! “Setai” Series… very pretty texture and coloring. “T-Stone” series… I like the blue and green colors and the marbled look. “Bambu” series–looks like bamboo, but much more durable and easier to maintain. Happy Floors brought in a lot of Read More …

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Tile, Tile, and More Tile.

We just finished tiling this bedroom floor in Englewood, FL for Richard and Barbara H. They liked the foyer design we have here at the store, so we modified it and installed it in front of the sliding glass door in their room. “Speechless, don’t know where to start. You guys were awesome. You did Read More …

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Palm Trees, Showers, and Ditra.

Beautiful palm tree medallion–specially ordered from Lebanon and installed in Englewood, FL for Jim and Kim. This is what we call an Epic Bathroom. 😀 This is mainly Botticino marble,  installed in Sarasota. It also includes a linear drain, steps, and a “waterfall” made of glass pebble mosaics. We put a matching “waterfall” on the Read More …

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Merry Christmas. . .

…from the Mann Family to you! Back, left to right: Cheryl, Carissa, Judy (Rob’s wife), Josiah, Esther, Rob, Hannah, Emily. Front, left to right: Matthew and William. We Manns are having fun getting ready for Christmas–buying gifts for each other, hiding things  (it is pretty hard to keep presents secret with this many people…), wrapping Read More …

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The Orange Stuff (and More)

Well, to start this post off, I (Carissa) guess I better explain a little bit about what has been going on (also known as “this is why we haven’t posted in so long”)… I was gone from September 12th to November 18th. I went to Conesus, New York for a sort of internship program called Read More …

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Recent Tile Jobs!

[In case you happened to come by the store and see that we were on vacation… Hannah and I are back now from our little visit to Pennsylvania. And yes, we had a great time! We waded in a creek, helped on an organic farm, sang on a porch in a storm, went on a Read More …

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We’ve Been Workin’…

…and here are some pictures to prove it. “Red Maple” tile in a shower we did for the Aroyas in Englewood, FL (from Ultimate Upgrades.) A classy all marble shower… A pretty shower using “Gemstones” tile for Frank and Betty Bender of Venice. (also from Ultimate Upgrades) Gorgeous wood-look tile for Don and Evelyn Jackson Read More …

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Progress!

Quite a bit has happened since I last posted… here’s a quick glimpse at the progress we’ve made so far on the Mann Tile store in Englewood, Florida. Just a few changes on the outside… Tiles for sale on display (might want to come check them out–pretty tile at a great deal!) –and an open Read More …

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