How to Find the Right Size Tiles for your Small Bathroom

We often get asked the question ‘What is the best size tile to use for a small bathroom?’ It is such a tricky question as every bathroom is different and there are many other associated factors to consider when making your decision.  For example, a well lit room with a high ceiling that is predominately square

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Everything you need to know about Timber Tiles

When it comes to porcelain timber tile, the benefits compared to natural timber planks are numerous, but the most important one lies in the ability and freedom to install them in areas that are not suitable for the real thing- for example, in bathrooms, kitchens and outdoor areas.  In these ‘wet areas’ natural timber is

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Black and White Bathrooms; Design ideas

1. Traditional It’s hard to beat the timeless allure of tessellated and octagon and dot tiles.  These tiles look best in period style bathrooms complete with  traditional style clawfoot bath and freestanding vanities. Image- Idesignarch.com Black and white checkerboard tiles on floors, traditional subway tiles on the walls with a dash of bold colour gives

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Marble Tile Versus ‘Marble Look’ Tile? And what’s the difference?

Natural marble tiles are formed from stone, sized and cut and then polished on one side to create a uniform surface and thickness. No two tiles are ever alike and patterns and tones can vary immensely. Carrara and Calacutta are the most popular stones and are both quarried from the city of Carrara in Tuscany,

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Perfection through Imperfection, Hand Made Tiles.

DiLusso is simply unique and the perfect combination between ancient tradition and contemporary design. Every single piece is produced completely by hand in Italy, with the love and passion of master artisans. These unique products are completely ecological and made with 100%  renewable energy. Clay, water, fire and air are the four natural elements needed to

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The 2015 Bathroom Renovation Trends You need To Know

1.  Freestanding Baths  The freestanding tub adds an ultra modern ambience to the bathroom and is often the luxury piece at the top of all bathroom renovation lists. With so many stunning styles available, the tub often defines the space and becomes a striking stand-out decorative feature of the bathroom design. Bathroom design Auhaus Architecture

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6 Tile Looks we Loved from 2014

Cement Tiles The stand out style that took the tile world by storm in 2014 was the resurgence of cement tiles.  Popular throughout the 1870’s these decorative handmade beauties today create a modern look adorning bathroom floors, kitchen splash-backs, living areas and feature walls. Natural stone inspired porcelain  Porcelain tile that perfectly simulate natural stones

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Freestanding Baths – The Ultimate Luxury in your New Bathroom

Freestanding baths have become increasingly popular in new bathroom renovations and are often the luxury element that our clients have on the top of their list. With so many stunning designs available nowadays, the tub often defines the space and becomes a striking stand-out decorative feature of the bathroom. Darker bathrooms are becoming more common

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Colour in the Bathroom

Bringing colour into the bathroom can be a difficult task so we asked our good friend and interior decorator Belinda, from Gallerie B with an experienced eye for colour, for some expert advice on how to get it right. I am a big lover of colour and I think the bathroom is no exception. Many people opt

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A guide to selecting the right subway tiles for your bathroom

Did you know subway tiles originated from the walls of subway stations? As far back as 1904, New York city’s first white subway tiles emerged.  They have been popular ever since and continue to offer clean lines, tight grout joints and are an inherently simple design style. Here are 7 different ways to use subway tiles

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