Rachel Greathouse
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Front Room Sitting Area to relax and read and enjoy a sunny day.....-Rob Smith Photography

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parey wrote:
love the tiles. what kind are they and where can they be purchased
   Comment   April 26, 2014
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Rachel Greathouse
Thank you very much! These are spanish tiles and they sell them at most tile stores---they are very reasonable and easy to clean. Mine are sealed so have some sheen to them.
April 27, 2014 at 6:28AM     
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yvettemaria wrote:
Did you stain these tiles? - I notice they are more uniform in color than traditional Satillo tiles in their natural pastel color tones. Did you stain them? Did you enhance them before sealing? We are looking to lay down Satillo too but want them darker & uniform like yours. Thanks!
   Comment   September 20, 2013
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Rachel Greathouse
This tiles we already laid down when we purchased it.....They have some variance in color and are sealed...I keep them really shiny and clean:)) Good luck with your project! They are great bc they hide dirt very well and are durable...
September 28, 2013 at 9:11AM     
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lagomar301 wrote:
Paint - This room is so pretty. Would you mind sharing what trim paint you used with the vanillin? Many thanks.
     Comment   May 17, 2013
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hihikitty
Really appreciated your sharing, I also have a house with these type of tiles. I will try to play around with the color of the wall. Hopefully will have great results like yours.
June 4, 2013 at 6:57AM   
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Rachel Greathouse
Have fun and good luck:)
June 4, 2013 at 11:05AM   
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claw1617 wrote:
Lovely Room. Where did you find the drapes? I'm having a hard time finding a yellow print drape. Thank you
     Comment   April 5, 2013
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Rachel Greathouse
Thank you so much! These were purchased on consignment and are vintage I think:) Have you tried www.etsy.com they have some nice options and also like www.fabric.com Good luck:)
April 5, 2013 at 6:35PM   
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sundrop27 wrote:
I love the paint color and curtains. Do you need the wall color? - Wall color
   Comment   January 19, 2013
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lcline705
This room is beautiful, warm and inviting. You did a great job pulling it all together. Do think saltillo tiles look best with yellows and warm white painted walls? I am agonizing over color selection for our beach house with saltillo tiles in great room/kitchen. Would SW sea salt #6204 look awful? Should I stay away from colors on the opposite side of the color wheel?
April 12, 2013 at 7:01PM   
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Rachel Greathouse
Thank you so much you are very kind:)) I tend to stay with a little warmer shades for these tiles...I love Sea Salt and it's one of my favorites but not sure with this tile...Why don't you get a sample and paint a big poster board and look at in different lighting and see what you think?....If doesn't look great would recommend a light but warmer color.
April 13, 2013 at 7:10PM     
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gmom70 wrote:
Is this tile slippery when your feet are wet? Bare feet or wet shoes - Are all the Mexican type tiles slippery when walking with wet feet?
   Comment   September 29, 2012
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Rachel Greathouse
These are tiles are in my home and we haven't had any issues with them being slippery...I think would be like most tiles with wet feet...but not particularly slippery...They are shiny in the picture b/c just cleaned the floor:))
September 29, 2012 at 5:01PM   
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coppertops wrote:
What's a good source for terra cotta tiles like these?
   Comment   July 22, 2012
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Rustico Tile and Stone
Rustico Tile and Stone - website is www.saltillotileconnection.com . Or you can call them at 512-260-9111. Experts with these terra cotta floors. Wholesale pricing and they ship the tile globally.
August 6, 2012 at 9:30AM   
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danacorbin
Love this style of tile. Thanks for posting the vendor!
May 2, 2013 at 11:11AM     
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