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2012 Trends: New Tile Styles for the Kitchen
Large-format, mosaic, metallic, and wood tile designs will be darlings of showrooms and trade shows this year
"Large-format, mosaic, metallic, and wood tile designs will be darlings of showrooms... least one tile element. And quite often, it's an element you'd really like to change... change! Tile should be selected with an eye to your cabinet finishes and counter tops so... These 2012 tile trends from the top U.S. design centers and upcoming Coverings trade show... on with tile! I especially love the large format tiles for the beautiful lines that..."
The Faces Have It: Large Portraits Go Over Big
"resin tile, Any size, Any color, Any shape of the tile. No limit to the creativity... Love the large portraits, such an impact! Hope to try this with a future project.... rarely see large scale portraits in interiors. Here's one Of mine Sorry, forgot the... me to a large print on canvas on the blank wall in the informal diner next to the old... over the large tub. I recently waded through two huge boxes of a lifetime of photos..."
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles... The backsplash could be considered the most important part of your kitchen's design... point. Tile tends to be the most popular choice — for its flexibility in style, budget... Whether your backsplash goes up to the bottom of the upper cabinets, reaches all the way... intriguing tiles can add to your kitchen's unique look.... Love the large pattern tile example. Backsplashes don't have to be tile, however. How..."
How to Install a Tile Backsplash
If you've got a steady hand, a few easy-to-find supplies and patience, you can install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom
"install a tile backsplash in a kitchen or bathroom... and a tile backsplash is one of those little details. A backsplash not only looks... haven't set tile before, practice setting a few rows of tiles on a scrap of plywood until... cutting tiles and gloves when handling cut tile. Use caution with all power equipment... basic tiling skills and a little practice, transforming your kitchen could be one... cheap- for large jobs, lots a tiles, maybe you wanna tile a floor later wear safety glasses..."
10 Gorgeous Backsplash Alternatives to Subway Tile
Artistic installations, back-painted glass and pivoting windows prove there are backsplash possibilities beyond the platform
"there are backsplash possibilities beyond the platform... subway tile, but sometimes you've just seen enough. And as the options for kitchen... kitchen backsplashes are nearly endless, it's worth considering other design possibilities... These 10 backsplashes from Houzz Kitchens of the Week use simple or unusual materials... chevron tiles to painted glass, pivoting windows, mirror and more.... decorate a tile which is then fired. They are using those tiles to tile their kitchen's..."
5 Head-Turning Tile Styles for Backsplashes and More
If plain subway tile would derail your bold decorating vision, these dashing tiles can help you arrive at a brilliant solution
"subway tile would derail your bold decorating vision, these dashing tiles can help... tile design, I soon realized that tile can be so much more than a neutral backdrop... subway tile just as much as the next person, but after spending several years in tile... different tile types are made, colored and conceptualized opens up a sea of possibilities... unique tile is a great way to add zesty color, pattern, texture and personality. Here..."
5 Stunning Alternatives to the Tile Backsplash
"kitchen backsplash, I'm crazy for tile, but there are alternatives if you're into a... too many tile choices, or if you're not loving the pattern of all those grout lines... beadboard tile its awesome Adding imaged tiles to a backsplash is a stunning and dramatic... there a large tile alternative? Aquatime - A solid color for a glass backsplash is... stainless & tile Breadboard backsplash I'm doing a breadboard backsplash in my new kitchen..."
Kitchen of the Week: Turquoise Tile and a Dining Nook for 16
Entertaining is a piece of cake in this remodeled beauty with an extra-large stove and seating for a crowd
"extra-large stove and seating for a crowd... extra-large stove for whipping up large meals for numerous guests, and creating a... turquoise backsplash and custom dining nook add character, while durable materials, like... where the backsplash tile was purchased? I'm smitten. Thanks for designing and posting... to get tile backsplash like that. I have never seen it before but love it. I like... Mom of a large family..I can so appreciate all that space. The seating looks wonderful..."
Bath Style: Ready to Try a Larger Tile?
"Large-Format Rectangular Tiles GIve a Bathroom a Fresh New Look... favorite size tiles to use on floors and walls is large-format rectangular 12"x24" tile.... appear large in the tile showroom, but once installed, it looks smaller and is a nice... subway tile. It is an ideal size to try if you are considering going larger but want... 18"x18" tile. 12"x24" has been around for many years, but only recently has it gained..."
Subway Tile Picks Up Gray Grout
Heading into darker territory, subway tile offers a graphic new look for kitchens, bathrooms and more
"subway tile offers a graphic new look for kitchens, bathrooms and more... 3-by-6-inch tiles, commonly known as subway tiles, are a staple of kitchen and bathroom... of each tile, adding depth and interest to a space. The wider set the tiles are, the... classic tile: It's affordable and uncontroversial — and best of all, it's usually in... subway tile is ever popular, but a style that has been gaining in popularity in recent..."
Kitchen Backsplashes That Work
"Tile backsplashes can make or break a kitchen space. Is this why the thought of... visit a tile showroom. Decide whether your backsplash will be a backdrop or focal... selecting a tile, look for one that works well with the main elements in your kitchen:... arabesque tile backsplash. The backsplash can be such a difficult decison for some people... accent tiles.... Utilize your 2 x 4 marble tile and every third or fourth tile place..."
How to Add a Kitchen Backsplash
Great project: Install glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash
"glass, tile or another decorative material for a gorgeous and protective backsplash... kitchen backsplashes are pretty much limitless in terms of material, color, size and... a new backsplash can help ease some of the stress. Here’s what to expect.... painted backsplash. Can I do this to a tile backsplash? I have a small kitchen, and... penny's and large tile. So much of the fear wrt backsplashes seems to stem from inability..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Ravishing Red Backsplashes
"with a backsplash of ruby-colored tiles or back-painted glass... why a backsplash is a terrific place to add a dash of red. (Backsplashes typically... green backsplashes. This week we’re swinging over to the other side of the color... a red backsplash, along with the pertinent information for each in case you see something... unsuitable for backsplashes. Warm and somewhat retro these red tiled backsplashes with lots..."
Kitchen Color: 15 Fabulous Green Backsplashes
Get the feel of spring all year round with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive
"with a tiled, painted or glass backsplash in colors from pale celery to deep olive... kitchen backsplash serves a very practical function: protecting the wall area above... kitchen backsplashes with happy, fresh, spring-inspired green hues. Here I’ve gathered... Moroccan tile backsplash - where could I find this tile? Thank you :) BRAVO. Great article... handmade tiles, with their subtle variations, is hard to beat. No Tile Murals? :..."
Kitchen Design: A Picture Frame for Your Backsplash
"ame a tile pattern for a piece of built-in wall art for your kitchen... for your backsplash. Here are some great examples of picture-frame backsplashes and... kitchen backsplash, consider creating a picture-frame feature above your range or cooktop... rectangular tile designs bordered by molding, much like a picture frame. Think of it as... photo tile backsplash murals to the field tile. Here's mine - Honed marble with a..."