How to Repair a Terra-cotta Pot?

Answer Terra-cotta pots add a rustic look to a backyard or patio garden. However, when a pot is damaged, it does not mean you have to throw it away. Whether it is cracked or broken, a terra-cotta pot can ... Read More »

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How to Buy Terra Cotta Tile?

Terra cotta tiles are made of natural clay, giving each tile uniquely varied earth tones and creating a rustic, or old world, feel. They are commonly produced in Europe or Mexico, either by hand or... Read More »

What Is Terra Cotta?

Terra cotta is clay molded and baked for a specific use. The term literally means "baked earth" in Italian. The name terra cotta also refers to its red-orange color. The origin of the clay dictates... Read More »

Who created the terra cotta soldiers?

China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, ruled from 246 B.C. until his death in 221 B.C. He created the 8,000-figure terra-cotta warriors as part of his mausoleum to guard him after death. He also b... Read More »

How to Clean Terra-Cotta Tile?

Terra-cotta tile gives any space a rustic, earthy feel without the expense of hardwood or stone floors. Terra cotta is also very sturdy and will stay mold free if sealed properly. These deep red cl... Read More »