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Eddie B., Owner, New Metro Tile Company in Los Angeles, CA.Thanks for stopping by our Tile Blog. We hope you enjoy looking over our tile-related articles, posts, news, updates, and tips. Drop by our Los Angeles tile showroom. We would love to show you what’s new and hear about your latest tile project!

Eddie Bermudez (“Eddie B.”), Owner, New Metro Tile Company

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A Tile Wetroom Vs A Tile Shower

Thinking outside the shower 'box', so to speak, is the wetroom. The concept is simple, open, and is, in effect, universal design at it's bathroom best. We enjoy the concept because the wetroom is usually barrier-free, appeals to many different design palettes, and...

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Budget Tile Tricks

Our customers are often interested in saving money, yet no one wants to compromise on great looks or quality. When it comes to budget, here are some great tips and tricks to get outstanding results with your tile projects. This great article, 6 Budget Tile Tricks That...

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Tile Backsplashes – So Many Choices!

In the world of tile backsplashes the choices are many. Choosing a direction for selecting a tile backsplash is worth a significant amount of thought and attention. We applaud Sam Ferris of Tukasa Creations in Corpus Christi, Tx, who wrote an outstanding article about...

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New Metro Tile Company is on FlipBoard!

New Metro Tile Company, Los Angeles, is now on FlipBoard!    We are excited to contribute our thoughts and ideas about tile, tile style, tile design, and new tile product information on this exciting magazine format. Look for our New Metro Tile Company magazine on...

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Tile with Universal Design in Mind

We really appreciate what goes into designing a bathroom or a shower at New Metro Tile Company and enjoy the progress that has been made in the area of Universal Design. That is why we enjoyed this article so much on HGTV.com by Wendy A. Jordan, “Univeral Design...

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Residential Redesign South Pasadena, CA

Photo by New Metro Tile Company - Search home design pictures Save Save We are often inspired to see what our customers do with the tile they purchase from us. We were recently delighted to see what Maggie Chou Bell did in designing a contemporary residential makeover...

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Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile Showdown

Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile There are so many beautiful tiles to choose from and so many types of material. So when it comes to choosing ceramic tile or porcelain tile for your project -- which one is better? We thought this Houzz article sums it up beautifully:...

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Subway Tile with All the Trimmings

Subway Tile With all The Trimmings We sell many types and brands of subway tile at New Metro Tile Company. Each of them provides certain attributes that are unique. Here is a guide to some of our great subway tile offerings. Our ‘House Brand’ Subway Tile, Adex USA...

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The Cost of Tiling a Shower

Why are showers so costly to tile? Showers cost more to tile because there is quite a bit more involved with showers than with other types of tile installations such as a kitchen floor or a kitchen backsplash. A quality shower installation involves: a lengthy process...

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CALL FOR PHOTOS – NEW METRO TILE COMPANY CUSTOMERS!

Do you have some great photos of a completed tile project that you’re proud of and wouldn’t mind sharing? If so, we would love to post your photos to our online gallery.

Please send them via email to our webmaster with:

  • a brief description of your project
  • area of town your project is in

Thanks!
Eddie B.

New Metro Tile Company

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5477 East Alhambra Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90032
phone 323-221-1144 | fax 323-221-7366
Inquiry Form | email newmetrotile@gmail.com

Family-owned tile dealership since 1982.

 Our Tile Store Hours

  • Mon.  7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue.    7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed.  7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thur.  7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri.      7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat.     8:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Sun.    Closed

For questions or assistance call us at 323-221-1144. We're here to help!
Please note: We are a tile store, dealership, and warehouse. We sell tile and tile supplies. We do not install tile.

We speak Spanish / Se habla Espanol.