Category: Walls

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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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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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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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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Porcelain or Ceramic? How to know what is best for your project

What is the difference between porcelain and ceramic tiles?  We get asked this question a lot!  Tile terminology can sometimes be confusing and to understand this better we need to look at  the process of how tiles are made. How are tiles made?  Most tiles are manufactured using clay and other materials. They are then

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Tiles alive with texture and pattern

Intonaco tiles mix texture with brilliant detailed patterns to achieve a subtle yet effective patchwork design. Intonaco takes its inspiration from the effects created by the long tradition of block printing used in mid-century wallpapers. Block printing is the technique of carving a design into a block, placing into a dye and then printing onto

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The beauty of natural stone

Natural stone tiles has been used in homes since ancient times to create exclusive and opulent statements, today it is highly sought after for achieving a luxurious and timeless effect. The true beauty of natural stone is in its unique colour, toning and textural variation. Each individual tile is distinctive in its appearance, characteristics and

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