A Man’s Home is His Castle

Once upon a time the woman of the house made the majority of the design decisions.  The husband wanted his "little woman" to be happy, so he left the home design decisions in her hands.  But boy have times changed!  In today's world guys tell us what they want and it is more than a [...]

Some things are more important than selling tile….. or wallpaper :)

We are blessed.  Blessed to live in a place where freedom is a top priority. We are free to worship as we please.  Free to be who we are.  Free to strive to be our best.  Free to choose our own path.  Free to speak up when we disagree.  We are Blessed to live in the United [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|Just Saying, Knoxville, Tile, Wallpaper|0 Comments

We’re not square…

According to the Urban Dictionary a "Square" is boring.  So just to set the record straight.  We Are Not Square.  If you have been to Tile Sensations, you know that first hand.  If you haven't visited or called yet, you should know that not only are our personalities not square, our design style isn't square [...]

Design Envy

Have you ever visited a friends home and marveled at how put together their space is? How do they find time to update? Where do they get their ideas?? Why doesn't my space feel so put together?? Believe me, I feel this way too. Sometimes I think of my home as a version of "the [...]

#TileLove #DesignLove

I’ve previously confessed that I’m a #TileAddict, my love for tile goes back over 2 decades. I love the classic beauty of tile, the attention to detail used in great tile design and the ease of care.  Yes, tile is easy to care for despite the grout.  Grout used to be the bane of my [...]

There should be only one star. . .

In a room, there should only be one star. However, when you are rating Tile Sensations we prefer 5 stars, of course. :) When you walk into your kitchen what do you see first? Whatever draws your attention most, that is your star. The Backsplash Tile? The Countertops? The Wallpaper? The Cabinets? The Tile Flooring? [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Design, Kitchens, Tile|0 Comments

Let’s Talk Kitchens!

Kitchen Master Series - A Kitchen Remodeling Workshop for Homeowners I am so excited!  You should be too if a Kitchen Remodel is on your horizon!  I’m working tonight on my topic for the next Kitchen Master Series workshop which is on January 28, 2017 at Friedman’s Appliances in Knoxville.  The more my Tidbits outline comes [...]

By | January 12th, 2017|Design, Kitchens, Tile|0 Comments

The Tile Sensations Story

I'm a little long winded, but it is the 1st Entry.... In November 1996, I embarked upon a journey I would never have imagined.  As a former banker, office manager, airline employee and waitress, owning and running a small business was not in my plan. But here I am in 2017, just that, the owner [...]

By | January 2nd, 2017|Tile, Uncategorized|0 Comments