Glass tile wasn’t actually a big hit in homes until around the mid 1990’s. Today, we’re seeing more and more popularity in glass tiles being used in home projects. Whether you’re re-tiling your outdoor décor, or completely remodeling your kitchen or bathroom, you’ll find that your options with glass tiles are better than any other style of tiling available on the market today.
A VARIETY OF BACKSPLASH TILESHAPES
Whether you’re looking for simple squares or trying to give your tiled area a non-symmetrical effect, glass tiles can be found in a variety of shapes that are sure to suit the décor around it. From stained glass to simple squares and even brick tile layouts, you’ll love what you can do with glass tiles in your home, which can meet the needs of almost any home decorator.
MOSAIC GLASS TILE
Looking to add some depth to your tiling project? When you don’t want just a solid color but you don’t want patterns either, transparent tiles offer a great alternative while giving your home much more depth to the tiling you install. Transparent glass tiles come in all colors, but the see-through styling allows different shades to come out depending on the light that’s hitting it, making it a subtle, yet stylish touch for your home.
GLASS TILE BACKSPLASHES
Not all tiles are meant to handle both the indoor and outdoor elements. With glass tiles, you can use them almost anywhere on your property. Creating synchronicity in your home is easy with glass tiles that can be used in your kitchen, bathroom, in your pool, and around any outdoor décor that you choose. At the time, you’ll still get the same great long-lasting tiles that you’ve always been used to.
RECYCLED GLASS TILES
Possibly our favorite feature of glass tiles is that they can have any texture, any depth, and any color or combination of colors that you’re looking for. This makes the options that you have to decorate with glass tiles nearly infinite. You no longer have to worry about whether or not you’ll be able to find tiling to match the rest of the décor in your home. There are reasons that have made very many people turn into using glass tiles other than any other way of decorating different surfaces. This has taken shape all over the world and for sure it is being done in style. There are very many facts that need to be put in place so that you can have the best of the surface from the tiles that you have. First and fore most it all depends on the place that you want to put the tiles. On the other-hand you need to consider the type of tiles that you will use because there are very many varieties of tiles that are in the market. They might be glass tiles, stone or metal tiles.
It is quite unfortunate to note that most people are not aware of these facts thus they end up getting sub-standard tiles or the wrong tiles for the wrong rooms. All in all, people still prefer the tiles for they are very easy to maintain in terms of cleanliness and the tiles are very long lasting if not durable. This is the major reason there is a mad rush into the tile industry. As much as the tiles are fashionable it is important to take precautions in buying as well as placing them to have the best of the work. With a well done piece of tile work done by an expert, your house will stand out from the rest. You need a creative designer that will get you the best of the design you need in specific if not in detail.
Author : Mike Belk
Bio: A graduate of Ohio State University with an MBA in Business, Mike Belk has been in the tile and stone industry for over 20 years. Mike is the owner and founder of Belk Tile. He has become one of premier tile experts in the nation. Not only does Mike love every aspect of his job, he strives ensure your experience is the very best. He runs a successful blog and, when not immersed in the world of tile, is an avid golfer and wine maker. Mike enjoys interacting with customers and wants to hear from you today. Make sure to check out his podcast of Tile Talk by Mike Belk.