Glass tiles are known for their beauty and have in fact been used for hundreds of years, they are especially good for bathrooms and kitchens where moisture levels are high because they are non porous meaning they don’t absorb water. They are also extremely easy to clean and can open up small rooms by reflecting the light. Glass Tiles can harness the beauty of color and light in ways other products simply can’t.
Glass Tile Variations, Features and Applications
Glass tiles come in a wide range of colors and sizes and although larger tiles are easier to install, smaller ones are often used because of their beauty and style. Smaller ones can be used around the edges of the shower and central area to create a design. Glass tiles definitely need to be seen and shouldn’t be confined to places like an enclosed shower. Designs can be created around towel rings and as a border around the bath.
For the modern times, tile mosaic exhibits elegance and style. It characterizes the home-owner’s or the design architect’s excellent taste. With high versatility these tiles make ideal outdoor decorations. They are commonly installed in swimming pools because of the shimmering appearance underwater. They are also used for kitchen glass tile backsplash with mix and match designs. Bathroom tiles on the floor and on the walls make the room look vibrant. The cool surface of the tiles helps maintain a comfortable room temperature.
If you’ve never heard of or seen glass tile, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. These tiles are molded with designs encased inside the glass, unlike ceramic tile that is designed and painted on the outer surface. Glass tiles have patterns that are created underneath the glass and the wide assortment of colors, textures, shapes and styles make them an elegant addition to any room in your home. The best thing about them, besides the unique appeal they add to your home, just a few can transform the look of a room.
Glass Tile Backsplash
Glass tiles are ideal for backsplashes and different colors and sizes can be used to create a focal point in your bathroom. Glass tile backsplashes are generally more expensive than other tile but they are great for updating your bathroom. Glass tile backsplash can also be used in certain areas such as the shower area. Ceramic or other tiles are often used together with glass tile backsplash which make it a little less expensive. They can be used as borders or central patterns with other tiles as a surround.
Glass Mosaic Tiles
Glass mosaic tile can be used for decorating various areas of the house. It can make the areas look very attractive. Glass mosaic tile are used to make mosaic arts, mosaic pools etc. Check out the pool design options which are used by glass mosaic tiles a lot. Due to various types of colors these tiles are considered to be master piece. We can help you design a custom glass mosaic tile solution that is a work of art. We take the time to understand your ideas and add the benefit of our previous experience to help bring your vision to life.
Our custom glass tile selection and solutions are unmatched. Our designers can show you innovative glass tile installations that can help brighten your bathroom, kitchen, or home. In recent years, glass tiles have become wildly popular. Glass tiles can adorn walkways and floors and give a customized look that is hard to match. For more information on how you can add glass tile to your houses decor contact one of our design experts or come into our showroom for an in-store consultation.