Medieval Flooring & Encaustic Tile

Architectural Ceramics

The image above shows the tiled floor of Winchester Cathedral , which boasts the largest area of original medieval tiles in the United Kingdom! Come with us back in time to learn a few quick facts about medieval flooring, from stone to encaustic! Medieval Flooring.

Trickling Patterns: Flooring Blended Together

As The Tile Turns

At Decorative Materials, we are consistently amazed by the revolutionary concepts at play in today's most fascinating designs. Just when we think tile designs can't get any bolder or more creative, we observe intriguing new ideas with the potential to shake up interior design as we know it.

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How To Choose Bathroom Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Whether building a new property or renovating a current one, choosing the bathroom floor tiles should be one of the highlights. Choose from Grey or Moon colours in 600x600mm porcelain floor tiles and matching 900x300mm ceramic wall tiles.

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Why You Should Consider Cement Tiles Over Other Flooring Types

Granada Tile

Your indoor flooring needs to be able to handle a lot of use and abuse, especially in high traffic areas. Cement tile, for example, is a durable option and great choice for indoor floors, but don’t just take our word for it! An Affordable Home Flooring Option.

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GIO Looks at Floor Tile Trends


Because porcelain tile is durable, easy-to-maintain, and inherently green, it’s often the interior and exterior floor surfacing material of choice for restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, educational facilities, office spaces, and many other non-residential environments.


KB Culture

Linear brass inlays on the floor pick up the metallic accents elsewhere in this bath, and make the room truly memorable. Picture the floor as plain marble, and you'll see what I mean.]

The Most In Demand Flooring Trends of 2018

Tile of Spain USA

Floors in homes and commercial spaces can set the mood for the entire atmosphere of a design. New ceramic tile technology makes it possible to get creative with flooring by playing with colors, shapes, installation techniques and textures for spaces that are uniquely your own.

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How to Choose Kitchen Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

The floor of your kitchen might not be the first thing you decide on, but it can make a huge difference to the look and feel of the room. We’ve put together some tips to help you just the right floor tiles for your kitchen. Don’t be afraid to use a coloured floor tile, particularly if your overall colour scheme is quite simple. Ceramic can be used on the floor, but it is not ideal in high traffic areas.

Mix It Up With NEW Retromix Patterned Wall & Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

We’re really excited about this new range of wall and floors tiles because they are just so much fun! Whether you want to create a classic black and white checkerboard effect floor or a totally unique feature wall, there’s a tile in the range for you.

The Known Dangers of Vinyl Flooring

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Most people shop for vinyl flooring because of its low price, and waterproof claims. What they may not realize is that it’s made of chemicals including plastic, which release hazardous VOCs. Natural ceramic or stone tiles on the other hand, are non-toxic and won’t give off any VOCs.

Avente Tile Talk: Creative floor tiling

Tile Talk

Creative floor tiling. Its a bit of a story to this tile project as this section of the floor has been concrete for a few years. Well this year we decided we would tackle this floor when we returned but there were complications that worked out for the best. The finished floor.

Mixed Floors

The Tile Shop

I like the floor tiles in this bathroom.mixing materials adds so much interest to a space! You could create a similar look using our Lansdale Carrara 1" Hex and Fresh Grey Ceramic tile

Green Afoot: Environmentally Friendly Flooring

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

“Few places in your home have a bigger impact on your family’s health and planetary footprint than your floors…Tiles made from recycled porcelain, concrete or glass are durable, low-maintenance and generally have low carbon footprints.

GIO Looks at Floor Tile Trends


Because porcelain tile is durable, easy-to-maintain, and inherently green, it’s often the interior and exterior floor surfacing material of choice for restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, educational facilities, office spaces, and many other non-residential environments.

Some Like It Hot: In-Floor Heating Options

Architectural Ceramics

Before the weather gets cold or you complete your next tile project, consider using in-floor heating as a way to keep your toes warm during these next few months. Because of our vendor partnerships with Laticrete and Schluter, AC offers multiple types of in-floor heating options. They’re experts in what goes between and under our tile; which includes floor warming systems. AC offers both an in-stock and special order in-floor heating system: Strata Heat.

Cement Tile Patterns for Patios and Floors

Tile Talk

Cement tile floors for outdoor patios or indoor living spaces allow you to create unparalleled visual appeal using patterns together with the colors of your choice. Each project shows how cement tile is being used to create flooring that is both personal and unique.

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Cool Floor

The Tile Shop

I like the pattern of this stone floor from Brandon Morrow''s friend in California

Great Floor

The Tile Shop

Love this great tiled floor

Tile Flooring for Kitchen – A Sleek Look Flooring


Searching for a modern kitchen’s design with a sleek looks of beige and white or black and white can be realized by the tile flooring for kitchen. When you want to look for tile flooring for kitchen and you want to accentuate kitchen, those tile flooring for kitchens can be your option.

Fab Floor

The Tile Shop

I like the way they used four tiles to create the color blocks in this black and white floor

Feature Floor Fashion

Diary of a Tile Addict

Bold and bright, or discreet and understated; whatever the style, sales of feature floor tiles are on the up and outselling plain floor tiles, claims British Ceramic Tile. All of the above will support sales in store and tap into this hugely important feature floors trend.”.

Money Floors

The Tile Shop

I found these tiled floors on Apartment Therapy.what a cool use of coins! Nickel floor tile featured in a Seattle bathroom: The Nickel floor bathroom was inspired by the Standard Grill''s penny tiled floor in NYC

Get The Look: Union Sun Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Also in the Union range are matching wall and decor tiles in Steel and Light grey colours, and Union Sun floor tiles are also available with an anti-slip finish. Advice Tile Design Tips floor tiles get the lookUnion Sun tiles have a mid grey-brown colour that features a stone effect look. These square porcelain tiles are hard-wearing and perfect for high traffic areas in the home such as kitchens and hallways.

Designers Share Their Tips for Pairing Floor Tiles with Wall Tiles in Bathrooms

Granada Tile

That same expertise for color, size, and pattern is a necessity when choosing to pair floor and wall tiles for your project. Incorporating floor tiles with wall tiles is easier if you know some tricks for integrating the two.

Exceptional Qualities of Floor Tiles for Kitchen


Floor is one of the most important part in the kitchen to support the overall appearances in this area, so homeowners often try to choose the right flooring for supporting the atmosphere that they want to bring in their kitchens and one of them is floor tiles for kitchen.

"Cool New Laminate Flooring Designs"

How to Floor Tile

I happened to visit a new Floor And Decor that recently opened in The Colony Texas. This application was on the walls but it would look great on floors as it was intended too. You will not find other products at Daltile as you would in Floor and Decor.

Denver Showroom Showcase: Bringing Our Favorite Floor Tiles to Life

As The Tile Turns

At Decorative Materials, we're passionate about finding design inspirations all around the world — but we also aim to incorporate these designs in a way that feels authentic to our beloved state of Colorado.

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Oh La La! A Granada Tile Cement Tile Floor in Sacramento’s Brasserie Capitale

Granada Tile

floor tile restaurant restaurant design restaurant floor design restaurant tile Sacramento tile floorThis came into our inbox recently: I’m wondering if you’d be interested in a submission?

How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor

Tile Excellence

In response to the question, "How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor" "To i nstall ceramic tile , first grout the area. Even "expert" how-to books will say to start in the middle of the floor with the whole tiles, thus insuring full tiles on all sides. I won''t even touch the " aesthetic " value of a floor which starts in a corner. After the floor is laid with thin-set the floor is covered with grout.

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A Granada Tile Normandy Cement Tile Floor Brings Elegance To A Luxury Bathroom Renovation

Granada Tile

Because of their matte finish, making them non-slip even when wet, extending these concrete tiles into the shower floor as floor tile extends the bathroom. encaustic tile encaustic tiles Los Angeles shower floor tile shower stall tile

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Choosing the Best Kitchen Floor Tile Patterns


Kitchen floor is an element of kitchen that needs great attention. The beauty and cleanliness of kitchen floor influence all aspects in your kitchen. It is better for you to choose kitchen floor tiles patterns in appropriate selection.

Should You Use Hardwood Floors in Kitchens and Bathrooms?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Hardwood floors offer a number of benefits. Even homeowners without allergies can enjoy the seamless look of hardwood flooring. So, is it a good idea to install hardwood floors in kitchens and bathrooms? Pros of hardwood floors. Cons of hardwood floors.

Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor

Granada Tile

Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor. We love a black and white floor. To get the look of this bathroom floor, chose our Sofia cement tile. The post Get The Look: A Black And White Bathroom Floor appeared first on The Cement Tile Blog.

Tired of Cold Floors?

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Did you know that Nuheat Floor Heating System brings soothing heat to tile and stone floors? Simply install a Nuheat mat under your tile and stone floor for a maintenance-free, economical, efficient heating alternative – with no cold spots.

A Playful Bathroom Floor Using Tunis Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

A Playful Bathroom Floor. For the bathroom floor of a renovated 1890s Chicago townhouse, architect Rebecca Liddy of Kulinski and Rappe Architects , was hoping to find tile that would be appropriate to the period. Moreover, our cement tiles are the ideal choice for a bathroom floor.

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts

Tile Excellence

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts By Chris Lawson Tile repairs are a very specialized service and it can be hard to get tile contractors interested in small, sometimes difficult, detailed repairs.

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Laying a Travertine Marble Tile Floor Successfully

Tile Excellence

Laying a travertine marble tile floor seamlessly (i.e., do-it-yourself project grout home improvement laying a travertine marble tile floor mortar natural stone thin-set thinest til floor tile travertine marble tile travertine tile installation without grout) is a skill that you can easily develop. Only a little bit of knowledge, a few tools, patience, and diligence are required to complete this job successfully. There is no need to be intimated by this type of project.

Granada Tile Company’s Buniel Cement Tile For A Black And White Kitchen Floor

Granada Tile

A black and white tile floor is always welcome in a kitchen! Breaking News Buniel floor tile kitchen kitchen floor Von Fitz VonFitz DesignIt’s a classic that never goes out of style, whatever the tile pattern.

Adex Floor Tiles

Garden State Tile Blog

Design a tranquil living space with floor tiles that are made in subtle, modern colors and finished in a semi-matte surface. The post Adex Floor Tiles appeared first on Garden State Tile.

Innovate Your Dining Room Floor by Using Modern Tiles

Granada Tile

Dining room floor tiles are an excellent way to add lasting style that is neither boring nor too trendy. Why Are Modern Cement Tiles Perfect for the Dining Room Floor? No more covering up your flooring with a rug. Our Favorite Ways to Use Dining Room Floor Tiles.

A Tile Cement Floor Can Define a Restaurant’s Aesthetic

Granada Tile

A tile cement floor might not sound like the most important element in a restaurant. But a bold and beautiful floor makes an immediate statement to diners and leaves a lasting impression. Designing a Space With a Tile Cement Floor. Working With a Tile Cement Floor.

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Focus on the Floor… Spanish Tile Brings Artwork Underfoot

Tile of Spain USA

This week we take a look at the company’s unique ceramic tiles that can make the floor an artistic canvas and the focal point of a room. Here is an example from the Museum ceramic tile collection, the Newspaper series, an interesting use of newspaper imagery spread across an office floor.

Cement Tile Is The Best Tile Flooring For Indoor Showers

Granada Tile

Here are additional reasons why cement tiles are the perfect option for your indoor shower floor and surround. Tip: Consider a smaller tile design for the floor of your indoor shower for more grout lines and more traction.

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