Tag Archives: Murrieta Tile Contractor

Working with Stacked Stone

Temecula Tile Contractor Hamilton Tile and Stone recently installed this farm house style kitchen back splash over a very nice Butcher Block counter top. The material used on the back splash is called Stacked Stone. It is made from a natural stone called Quartzite.

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Farmhouse kitchen

A few more pics of a job in “The Farm”

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Meadowview master bathroom

We tiled this modern master bathroom in Temecula recently. Our customer was very pleased with the clean style and look  created. The wall tile in the shower is 3″x6″ subway tile from Dal Tile.  The recessed niche,shower floor and wainscot were tiled in 1/2″ glass mosaic. The bathroom floor is 12″x24″ porcelain. By utilizing the […]

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Murrieta Water Fountain

Hamilton Tile and Stone received a call recently to fix a leaking fountain in Murrieta. We ground the old mortar off, grinding completely back to the concrete block wall. The block was skim coated with Laticrete 254 Platinum and allowed to dry. Next, we applied Laticrete Hydroban to waterproof the surfaces to be tiled.The porcelain […]

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Custom Kitchen and Mosaic Glass

Hamilton Tile and Stone recently finished a project for Lee and Sheila in Murrieta. Man what a treat it was to work for them. Such nice people and great taste. It was a pleasure working with the glass mosaic they chose. Being a tile contractor sure has its fun days. I love it when my […]

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Schluter Kerdi steam shower

Schluter’s Kerdi shower system is an affordable alternative that creates a 100% waterproof  shower. Kerdi is an 8 mil thick sheet membrane with a fiber fleece laminated to it. Not only is it water proof, it is also vapor proof  which gives it an advantage over other products when building steam showers. The Scluter Kerdi […]

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Liquid waterproofing a shower using the divot method shower floor and Ebbe clamping shower drain

Hamilton Tile and Stone recently completed this beautiful shower in Lake Elsinore Ca. Our customers selected this nice porcelain tile from Arizona Tile in Murrieta. The porcelain  wall tile is placed into the polymer modified thinset for a permanent bond that will last for years and years. Modified thinset is  required to bond porcelain due […]

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Waterproof Shower

Hamilton Tile and Stone recently completed another waterproof shower in the Temecula Valley. The home was sold and under time restrictions to get the leaking shower rebuilt as part of an agreement between the seller and new owner.   Without completely redesigning the bathroom, we were able to match the counter top tile and rebuild […]

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Custom Technical University, working on vacation.

Hamilton Tile and Stone attended further training at Custom Technical University March 3-6 2013 Sun March 3 was the first day of a 4 day training event held by Custom Building Products at their new facility- Custom Tech University. We were instructed to meet at the Queen Mary as that is where they put us […]

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The Mud Shower

Creating the Ideal Substrate for Tile and Stone with Cement and Sand (Mud) One of the most challenging things when setting a tile shower, is dealing with lippage, and creating plumb walls and jambs. While there are methods such as the “Dot” method used to accommodate an uneven substrate, mud work creates a flat plane […]

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