If you are renovating your home in 2017, chances are you will come across a few designs in your research that will completely blow your mind. There will be some designs where you just simply cannot work out how they achieved such a great spectacle. Bathrooms and kitchens are some of the most popular renovations when characterizing your home through a revamp, and there are so many amazing ways you can renovate that will leave you speechless.
Your tiles are one of the easiest and most effective ways to renovate these specific rooms in your home to create an individually creative and innovatively designed home that will be the envy of your visiting friends and family.
Here are 3 of the best types of tiles that are popular in 2017, that will absolutely give your home a much needed and everlasting facelift.
A favorite for many reasons in 2017 is the highly innovative metallic tiles that are currently on offer. Glossy, firm and remorselessly stylish, metallic tiles have transformed the image of tile mosaics by conveying the sexy luster of polished metals for interior and exterior surfaces. There are a number of cheaper grade copies of metal tiles; however the best way to go is with solid metal tiles. They are available in many different shapes and sizes, and of course many different finishes, and because they are solid metal, they won’t dent, crack or de-laminate.
Stainless steel tiles are very popular and are sleek, dense, and robust with an incomparable finish. Steel tiles created from a solid sheet of the high quality Stainless Steel, provide a distinctive weight and are available in Brushed, Mirror Polished and Matte finishes. Stainless Steel tiles can also be used for pools, showers and bathtubs; however you should use a marine grade Stainless Steel tile. Metallic tiles come in a range of exciting colors and finishes; from stainless steel to titanium, brass to copper and raw metal to a purposeful patina finish. The shapes are unlimited, and as far as tiling goes, there aren’t many finishes that compare with metal. For a more deluxe ambiance in your home, you can pick other tiles made from raw-cut quartz, opals and Lucite.
Terracotta tiles are making a comeback in 2017. Well, it’s not like they went anywhere, but there has been a huge increase in the use of terracotta over the past few months. These fantastic tiles offer the warmth of a tropical destination to any room, and can be used virtually anywhere, from walls to floors pools and fireplaces. They offer a very homely feel, no matter where you place them.
Thinking outside the box tiles
Innovation and creativity in the fitment of your tiles is a popular item on the renovation hot list this year. What this means is that your standard installations are being replaced by contrasting mixes of patterns to create permanent art on your walls and floors. Your current designs are making way for a mix of colorful tiles with different patterns, multiple styles and metals and stones.
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