Answer these Questions before Finalising Wall tiles

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Wall tiles are not exposed to as many threats and impacts as floor tiles. That doesn’t mean you can compromise on sturdiness or durability to save some money. Wall tiles must be just as strong. But it is true in theory that wall tiles, be it backsplashes or dados or just decorative tiles on the walls, can be slightly less strong than floor tiles. Most homeowners focus on the design, material, size and colour of the tiles for their walls. The cost is obviously always in consideration. Beyond these imperative factors, you should answer these questions before you finalise the tiles for your walls. Continue reading “Answer these Questions before Finalising Wall tiles

A Comprehensive Overview of Metro Wall Tiles

‘Metro wall tiles’ is a bit of a misnomer but it is a befitting description. It is a misnomer because the specific type of tiles that get classified in this category are only suited for the walls. There are no metro floor tiles as such. The description is pretty self explanatory. Metro stands for contemporariness. These wall tiles have modern designs but there is also an attempt to recreate the aesthetics of yesteryears. The most popular type of all metro wall tiles is the design that emulates brickwork. Brick walls have rarely been left bare in homes or commercial properties for decades now. However, stylised brick walls are common. Many restaurants, pubs and livings rooms, in some cases bedrooms too, have one bare brick wall for that classic natural look. Metro wall tiles usually notch up such aesthetics. Continue reading “A Comprehensive Overview of Metro Wall Tiles”

Decorative Wall Tiles: Dos and Don’ts!

Decorative wall tiles are a great investment. They can immediately transform a given room, change the ambience and accentuate the setting. Decorative wall tiles can have a direct impact on the resale value of a property. It is one of the favourite home renovation projects of most homeowners. Given its cost and how simple the whole project is, installing decorative wall tiles is actually a pragmatic way to renovate a room or even to prep up a house for value appreciation and possibly a sale. However, there are certain rules that apply to decorative wall tiles. You cannot have random approaches. Here are some dos and don’ts of installing decorative wall tiles. Continue reading “Decorative Wall Tiles: Dos and Don’ts!”