Choosing the tiles for your home interior can be tricky. Here are some tips to make things easier for you
Decide where to lay your tiles
Different tiles are used for different purposes. Before choosing your tiles, you need to identify which part of your home you want to upgrade. Some tiles are intended for your walls while others can be used for floors and walls. Some tiles can either be used for indoor or outdoor only. Identifying where to lay your tiles gives you an idea on what tile range to choose from.
Choose the right colors
Light colored tiles make your space larger. Dark colored tiles add warmth and drama your space. They are great for busy homes as they hide the dirt. Neutral colored tiles make your space flexible in terms of decoration by injecting colour and texture with accessories it gives the design a lift whilst keeping the space neutral for resale.
Choose the appropriate tile size
Larger tiles can help make your home look spacious. Tiles are coming in increasingly larger sizes. Look at the design style you are trying in incorporate and choose a tile that suits that design, whether it be small tiles like mosaics or larger tiles.
Ceramic VS Porcelain tiles
Ceramic and porcelain tiles are commonly interchanged by some people. Knowing their difference will help you choose what tiles to use your home. Ceramic tiles are softer and less dense compared to Porcelain tiles. Porcelain tiles absorb less water and they are better for both indoor and outdoor use. These are naturally more durable than ceramic tiles.
Patterned tiles VS Plain tiles
Patterned tiles add character to your space. They increase the visual interest whilst ramping up the charm of your room. If you opt for a minimal look, go for plain tiles. But this doesn’t mean that you have to be dull. You can choose tiles with texture to add a great effect to your space.