Interior Design / July 15, 2018 / Khloe Stclair.
Everyone wants an elegant looking home. One of the rooms that you will want to feel comfortable in is the kitchen. Most people think of tiles as something that is for floors, this, however, has been changed by contractors, designers, and homeowners. It is not unusual today to walk into a kitchen and find tile not only on the floors, but also on the walls, and countertops.
Tile floors in the past would see with only one pattern in the floor tiles. Imagine a level that used more than one model, or more than one type of flooring. For instance, around the counters, you could put a few rows of large tiles, then in the center mark off a section where traffic is not as likely to flow, and install a square using smaller tiles, such as mosaic. You could outline mosaic tiles with a small longer tile, approximately 2 inches x 4 inches, then use small mosaic squares in the center of that. The outcome of your floor is left to your discretion, as the tile comes in so many different types, sizes, and colors.
Bathroom Remodeling Ideas - Countertops have always seen with Formica as a design for the kitchen. Not too many homeowners or cooks have thought of using tile for countertops. Beginning to catch on more and more. Marble and stone are some excellent choices for countertops, and it gives the counter an imposing look. Splash guards made of marble, and it is now being installed not just as a splash guard but also as part of the wall, or even the rest of the wall itself.
Kitchen Walls - People are beginning to use tiles for kitchen walls now more than ever before. There is no limit to the designs that can be done using different types of tiles for the wall and they will be less expensive than the floor tiles because there will not be any traffic on them, and so the coding will be different.
Bathroom Remodeling - Tiles used for the walls are easy to clean and can resist stains. Approximately one foot from the top of the oven, you could use the same type of tile with a more moisture resistant code.
When deciding to use tiles in the kitchen, you should talk it over with an employee at the home remodeling store. They may have some ideas of their own that you would like to use. Even if they do not have any ideas, you can try researching the internet. Someone will have a website that will give you an idea. They will usually have tiles that will appeal to you.