Patterned tiles, that were earlier considered a risky gambit by the designers, are now back in trend. The popularity of these eclectic tiles lies in the grand look they offer to the home. Since, urban lifestyles are becoming casual by the year, homebuyers and interior designers are now all game to try something new to blend with. These tiles can be of any type from cement to ceramic, encaustic and porcelain and can have any pattern ranging from geometric to large-floral, ethnic motifs and wood-grain prints. The only way to master the chic patterned tiles is to execute it the right way.
Let us talk about some trendy ways of putting patterned tiles to work all around the house:
Kitchen Patchwork- Nowadays, most of the homes have open kitchens and an extended dining area. When a unique patchwork look is given to the floor, it can add some excitement to the rather sterile corner of your house. Some porcelain geometric patterns on the kitchen floor area will separate it from the dining table and also create a focal point. Kitchen is the best place to start with and this jumble of color and patterns can work some magic. [Read more…]