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Inspiring Materials: Slate Tile
"Makes Slate a Go-To Material for Inside and Out... tural slate tile brings rich color and earthy texture to interior and exterior spaces... kitchen backsplashes, fireplace surrounds, shower walls and more. Slate's a metamorphic... upstairs in slate. Thank you. I simply love slate! Slate, indeed, all natural stone is... Love my slate floors, shower and backsplash areas! Good stuff :) I have slate tile... are both slate tile and I have copper accent tiles as well. You might like the look..."
Kitchen Sinks: Slate Surfaces Rock for Strength and Style
Go for a sandblasted pattern or keep it simple — slate sinks show quality and promise durability no matter how you roll
"simple — slate sinks show quality and promise durability no matter how you roll... beauty of slate. Heavy-duty slate sinks are antibacterial, stain resistant, noncombustible... special slate nails. IF a slate breaks and needs to be replaced you use a "Slate Hammer"... texture of slate would get to me vs. porcelain. Slate like a chalkboard? Slate has many... look of slate but not sold on the farmhouse style sink. I love my FireSlate counter..."
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.... printed backsplash tiles - http://custom-tiles.com/tile-durability They meet NSF-UL..."
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..."
Unique Kitchen Tile
"rate it! Tile is a fairly permanent feature to install - when your tastes change or... unique tile work. These choices dazzle and make these kitchens jump out at me. It... combining slate, polished slate, stainless steel and bronze decorative pieces. The ideas... Glass tile backsplash, turquoise and aqua, with a herringbone pattern and stainless... glass tiles to create TILE MURALS. http://www.AliciatappDesigns.com Images on tiles..."
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... finished tiling the backsplash in our new house kitchen. No mural tile this time, but..."
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? :..."
Roofing Materials: Slate Makes for Fireproof Roofs That Last
"like slate, can mean you won't have to. This high-end material is expensive but... fact, slate has been a preferred roofing choice of homeowners for hundreds of years... whether slate roofing can work on your house.... clean slate tiles? We have a slate roof and it has developed a green, mildew on it... on of slate roofing. It is true that slate tiles can last 150 years or more. But... Asbestos tiles were usually off white in color, while slate tiles range from gray to..."
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... just tiled our backsplash with a beveled "looks like subway tile" that was on sheets..."
8 Statement-Making Kitchen Backsplashes Beyond Basic Tile
Look to metal, glass and even wooden crates for an attention-getting backsplash that might even save you some money
"tting backsplash that might even save you some money... a bold backsplash. Go beyond standard tile and try playing with unconventional materials... unusual backsplash can help you spice up your kitchen without having to dish out a... unique backsplash can quickly take your kitchen from boring to beautiful. Explore... favorite bold backsplashes here — they just may inspire you.... purple backsplash and this gold backsplash... http://www.houzz.com/photos/255371..."
Ecofriendly Kitchen: Recycled Tile for Backsplashes
Pick a popular look for your kitchen backsplash design and go green as well, with beautiful tiles made from recycled materials
"kitchen backsplash design and go green as well, with beautiful tiles made from recycled... ecofriendly tiles. Sustainable tile choices for the kitchen backsplash boil down to three... kitchen tile backsplashes are proof that being kind to the environment doesn't mean... ntent tiles are a great way to repurpose or "upcycle" waste otherwise destined for... conventional tiles, and sometimes in the manufacturing of other products *Postconsumer:..."
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... stainless & tile Breadboard backsplash I'm doing a breadboard backsplash in my new kitchen... to use tile, here is a great resource for contemporary wall tile: www.mod-craft.com..."
DIY Backsplash Makeover: Get a New Tile Look for Less Than $50
"e old tile a painted faux-stone facade for a brand-new look at a superaffordable... on the backsplash tiles in our kitchen was getting us down. We had just put dozens... existing tiles that we hated and create own decorative backsplash for a fraction of... glass tiles that had caught our fancy were $17 per square foot. At 30 square feet... com/faux-tile-backsplash You're a life saver!!! :) and to think I almost bought wall..."
Guest Picks: Beautiful Backsplash Tiles for Every Budget
Explore 20 tiles curated by a pro interior designer, ranging from everyday affordable to art for the kitchen
"re 20 tiles curated by a pro interior designer, ranging from everyday affordable... subway tiles. That's a new one for me. Subway tiles tend to be my fallback, especially... sacks tiles all day(all tile really). The backsplash tile I am about to rip out is... to the backsplash tile. Take that commercial tile, in this case stainless steel subway... Nouveau tiles from 1910 at £12/tile or $19 have been laid with white metro tiles in sale..."