by Maria Sederquist | Nov 11, 2017 | Design Trends & Ideas, Tile & Mosaic
The possibilities of using mosaics in any design idea are endless. Mosaics are so versatile and easy to use, and yet they can turn a simple remodel project into a masterpiece.
by Darina | Jul 22, 2016 | Design Trends & Ideas, Tile & Mosaic
Homeowners and interior designers are embracing the mixed finish trend and creating dynamite tile looks. You too can give your space unexpected flavor by mixing and matching tile sizes, finishes and colors. See examples and professional advice on How to Create Your Own Tile Mixology.
by Maria Sederquist | Mar 20, 2015 | Tile & MosaicThe kitchen backsplash started life as a practical and useful idea and evolved into something that could arguably be termed ‘kitchen art’. There are so many choices and ways to fashion a backsplash that choosing one, may seem overwhelming at first. While selecting a backsplash it is very useful to understand what type of backsplash products and materials are available, and how to use them. Most of us associate ’tile’ with a kitchen backsplash, but you might be surprised at what else is available. You can have a backsplash that is permanent or temporary, tile or metal, pre-made or custom manufactured. But before you make a decision, be sure to think through all considerations, so that your choice of backsplash will be right choice for now and several years down the road. Kitchen Backsplash Ideas and Styles Kitchen backsplash ideas run the gamut from simple to elaborate with all kinds of styles in between. Tile is the really common and versatile choice but isn’t the only show in town. So where do you start? One way to get a handle on narrowing down your choice for the perfect kitchen backsplash is to break down the infinite realm of backsplash ideas into some manageable categories. From these categories, or types you can decide what ideas strike your fancy and then run off and explore the options. This is no “official” list and there may be some overlap here but it should help you sort out and hone in on your favorite “types” of kitchen backsplash ideas. Tile Tile backsplashes are the mainstay of kitchen decorating, offering limitless design options and...