Experimenting with Color

Tile of Spain USA

The first step in creating the indentitiy of a space is choosing a color palette. Color is key to building the personality of a space, it creates a lasting impression on each element of a room and allows us to explore our creativity.

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Full-On Color

Tile of Spain USA

Color is one of the main elements in interior design because of its powerful effect on the atmosphere and style of a space. For years, the number one trend in decor has been neutral shades and minimalism, however we are now seeing a welcome return of bold color.

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Color Trends for 2020

As The Tile Turns

Jewel tones are hot in 2019, and for good reason: these rich colors deliver instant glamour. That being said, today's most trend forward jewel tone hues look little like traditional takes on this familiar color scheme.

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Pantone Color of the Year 2020 – Classic Blue

Architectural Ceramics

Pantone recently introduced their 2020 Color of the Year : Classic Blue. If you aren’t familiar with Pantone’s annual announcement, the Color of the Year a recurring pick from Pantone’s color experts that influences the gamut of design industries from fashion to interior design.

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Design Trends: The 2019 PANTONE Color of the Year

Architectural Ceramics

In 2016, PANTONE’s Color of the Year was Rose Quartz 13-1520. About the PANTONE Color Institute. Each year, the PANTONE Color Institute reveals its Color of the Year. Designers have the PANTONE Color of the Year (COTY). Remember Rose Quartz? That was so 2016.

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The Color Game

Tile of Spain USA

Choosing the right colors is key to building the personality of a home. Spanish Ceramics offers a wide range of colors, and each season presents new color combinations for all tastes.

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Get Inspired By This 1970s Color Flashback

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Get 1970s color inspiration from this stunning living room. Retro paint colors have us falling in love right now. Neutral colors have ruled the interior design world for years, but now we’re seeing exciting new colors everywhere. 1970s Color: Harvest Gold.

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Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year: What Every Interior Designer Needs to Know

Granada Tile

We’ve all heard the phrase “(Blank) is the new black,” referring to a color, pattern or trend that is up-and-coming and destined to be wildly popular. Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year. Pantone, however, is looking to the past with its color of the year.

Pantone’s Color of 2017 at Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

We love all shades of green here at Modwalls , so we’re oh so happy that this bright, fresh shade has been chosen as Pantone’s color of the year for 2017. GREENERY.

Color It Up!

Architectural Ceramics

This mosaic would really brighten up a bathroom and I realized it fits perfect with Lemon Zest from Pantone’s 2013 ‘Fashion Color Report’ So I got to thinking it would be neat to find a tile option that compliments each ‘in fashion’ Pantone color.

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2019 Color Trends: Here are What the Experts are Saying

Granada Tile

A world without color is no world at all. Seasoned interior designers, burgeoning home decor enthusiasts, and consumers are all captivated by color choices. In both the home and business, your color choice makes the first impression with visitors.

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2018 White Box Challenge: Color Us Impressed!

As The Tile Turns

The annual ASID White Box Challenge encourages top designers to think outside of the [white] box and create artistic masterpieces featuring unusual elements. Year after year, we're amazed by the sheer range of designs that can emerge from seemingly random materials.

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The Colors of Happiness

Making Tile Modern

” That is how artist, resort-wear designer, and illustrator, Dana Cooper , describes a color. “Green, for me, is the color of happiness. It’s one of my favorite colors – specifically lime green. “Red hibiscus – it’s almost like a kiss.”

7 Unexpected Ways to Update Your Kitchen Color Palette

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

After our long-term love of neutral and sparkling-white kitchens, we’re all craving a bit more color. You don’t have to change everything about your beautiful kitchen just to add new colors to your palette. Here are some of our favorites: Two shades of blue add color to a white kitchen.

Exploring The 2020 Colors Of The Year

Garden State Tile Blog

Interior designers, artists and fine arts scholars have long believed that color can dramatically affect our moods. But what do these color selections really mean, and how can we use them to pave the way for the year ahead? ” – The Pantone Color Institute.

Why Neutral Colors Are Best

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Do you think neutral colors are boring? Of course, there is always room for pops of color in your life, but there are a lot of good reasons to stick with a neutral color scheme for your interior design. Neutral colors don’t have to be boring!

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Color Trends to Watch for in 2019


While color trends in commercial design tend to have some longevity, that doesn’t mean that each year doesn’t bring exciting new colors to the design table. Color Trends Commercial Design Specifications Design Trends

Cuban Tile Redux in Muted Color Palette

Tile Talk

For the last post of the year, I''m excited to share an exclusive tour of a private residence that uses Cuban Heritage cement tiles in a custom, muted color palette. Cuban Heritage Design 150 using a custom, muted color palette. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

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Color Variation

United Tile's Blog

Color variation is something we discuss with our customers on a regular basis. It’s important to know if the product you’re ordering is going to have a uniform appearance, a subtle color range, or extreme variation. Royal Mosa 15Thirty, an example of a V-1 shade variation.

Krylon’s 2019 Color of the Year: Gloss Gum Drop

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Krylon, a brand of Sherwin-Williams, just announced its 2019 color trends and its color of the year, a lush purple named Gloss Gum Drop. In addition to announcing Gloss Gum Drop, Sherwin-Williams already revealed the Valspar + HGTV Home 2019 color trends. 2019 color stories.

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Pantone Makes a Splash with Living Coral: How to Incorporate the Vibrant Color

As The Tile Turns

The color authority draws on themes seen in the latest artwork, music, and technology to ensure that its selected shade evokes the essence of the year it represents. This carefully chosen color is a big deal; once announced, it is seen regularly on runways, on social media, and in our homes.

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Revved Up for Color!

Garden State Tile Blog

The post Revved Up for Color! Slash is energetic and bold. This sleek, shiny 3″ x 12″ double-fired wall tile will add attention-getting style to any space. appeared first on Garden State Tile. Blog What's New

GIO Tile Looks at Color Psychology in the Work Environment


But, if you are considering a new office paint color, you’ll need to look beyond the trends, colors of the year, and even what you like. Color creates a powerful emotional stimulus, and your color choice can stimulate, energize, inspire, calm, soothe, or focus your employees.

Tips For Choosing The Best Grout Color For Your New Granada Tile Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

Before you do, there’s one other thing to think about: what color grout should you choose? Complementary, contrasting or colorful, which should you choose? Installation Equation Grout grout color installing cement tile

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Color: Blue

The Perfect Bath

Blue is not a color I think of often. Blue is also mentioned in the old testament as a rare and special color. Clearly the color spans a host of variations. Color can make a room feel uplifted and is a vital element in making it sophisticated, optimistic or inspired.

Grout Color Does Matter

The Tile Doctor

what you select for something as simple as your grout can make or break your projects appearance. Today you have what seems like an almost endless array of choices in Tile, Stone, Glass and even Mosaics made from Metal and Wood. Grout is no longer for just filing the. How-To

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Top Designers Share Tips on Creating a Color Palette for Your Tile Designs

Granada Tile

For interior designers, very little makes a more significant impact than the creative use of stunning, colorful tiles. Creative use of color and pattern transforms a space from bland and simple to vivacious and welcoming.

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Live Your Colors with Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

The backsplash is our Kiln American made ceramic tile; Strectched Hex in the color Carbon. Small but mighty. Some kitchens are just cooler than others. modwallstile #americanmade #kitchentile #ceramics #interiordesign #coolkitchen #tiles.

of the moment [color].

Ciao Tile

professing ‘color’ people, we can still appreciate its beauty… [petit trois : toilette]. we’ve been seeing a lot of blues on the scene lately, and though we’re not self-.

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11 Colors That Will Totally Make Your Bathroom Look Expensive

Trendir Magazine

You don’t need a huge budget when it comes to changing the appearance of your bathroom all you really need is a color change. Keep the space as chic as possible with one of these colors. The beauty of this is if you decide to add pops of color they will appear brighter than usual.

Popular Kitchen Colors

Conestoga Tile Blog

One of the key components to a kitchen design – and one of the cheapest and fastest ways to help update your kitchen – is paint or the color your paint your walls. Blue is the hottest color in interior decorating right now, and there isn’t a single shade that isn’t making headlines somewhere.

Color Change: Transforming Granada Tile’s Normandy Cement Tile Design

Granada Tile

Even within those collections, the sheer variety of color is tremendous. With that in mind, we thought we’d show you once again how just changing a few colors can totally alter the look of your cement tile design—and your tile installation. In two colors, especially pale neutrals, Normandy’s pattern is understated and restrained. Add another color—say something with a bit of contrast. Use eight colors and let your imagination go wild.

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6 Tips to Get an Updated Color Scheme Without Painting

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

If you want to get a fresh look in your home for 2019, then you might want to try updating to a new color scheme. Playing with your room’s color is a great way to breathe some new life into the space. Don’t feel limited to just one accent color.

5 Creative Ways to Get Bold Colors into Your Space

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Bold colors make a delightful addition to just about any space. An accent color in a single piece can also work well in modern and minimalist spaces to provide a subtle pop of color. Take a look below for some creative ways to work bold color into your home.

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Glass Tile Color Inspiration

Making Tile Modern

tile #subwaytile #glasssubwaytile #color #colorfulltile #moderntile. Our #Lush glass subway tile in Peacock and Thistle inspired my outfit today. link]. link].

Granada Tile Cement Tile In A Colorful Kitchen

Granada Tile

The solid colors are white and midnight. If you would like to create your own patchwork of colorful tiles to bring a personal touch to your kitchen, we can help. Red, white and woohoo!

Colorful Home in Romania Revives Traditional Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Merging rustic-inspired interiors with contemporary details, this colorful abode inspires a homey feel throughout. Traditional masks and various inserts from the Romanian village’s folklore mark the identity of this colorful crib.

Live Your Colors with Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

A cool mix of colors in our Kiln American made ceramic subway tile. Select from 75 glossy and matte colors. Kitchen tile inspiration. It’s a modern 2×8 size. tilelove #moderntile #kitchentile #kitchendesign #tiles #ceramictiles #americanmade #subwaytile.

Live Your Colors with Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

Color Story: Wasabi Sapphire River Rock. What’s your Color Story? Fresh green, rich blue and neutral taupe. Modwalls Lush glass tile. moderntile #tilelove #lushtile #colorstory #subwaytile #interiordesign #colorwins.

Live Your Colors with Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

Lush glass subway tile in the color Surf. One of our originals and one of our best colors. Let’s all cook up something great this weekend! freshtile #colorsyoucrave #kitchentile #interiordesign #tilestore #subwaytile.

5 Ways to Work With Colorful Grout

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Designers are always looking for ways to incorporate color into spaces. And for a good reason: Shots of bright color add visual interest and a playful feel to any room. One new way people are using color is with colorful grout.

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Live Your Colors with Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

Spa bath featuring our Lush glass subway tile in the color Wasabi. lushtile #interiordesign #moderntile #bathroomdesign #tilelove #tiletuesday #spabath #subwaytile #bathtile.

?Bringing the Colors of Summer Home All Year Long

Cement Style

Summer color #1: Yellow It’s no surprise that sunny hues are the best way to feel summery. If saturated, bright yellow is a little too much summer, go deeper into golden tones or use yellow as an accent color to brighten any room in a more subtle way. Summer color #3: Coral.