Get The Look: Thinking Big For A Sleek Contemporary Bathroom

Contemporary design is all about simplicity – minimalist lines, streamlined fixtures, and uncluttered spaces – and one of the easiest ways to get the look is to think big. Traditional design is all about fine, intricate details and small, compartmentalized spaces, but a good contemporary decor throws all that out, opting for large, unbroken surfaces […]

A Quick Guide To A Few Unique Mosaic Tile Shapes And Patterns

Most tile is simple and squared – not necessarily square, but with all 90 degree angles and perfectly straight lines. The obvious reason is that rectangular shapes of all sizes fit together well and are straight all along the outside edges when put together, which minimizes the amount of tile that needs to be cut […]

Putting A Fresh Twist On The Classic Subway Tile

Subway tile has been around for more than a hundred years, but it’s a look that just doesn’t go out of style. Simple, repeating rectangles are clean, elegant, and easy on the eye – not to mention dead simple to install. But part of the staying power of this classic style actually lies in how […]

What Are My Alternatives to Classic Bathroom Tile?

For many homeowners a bathroom provides an oasis from the stresses of everyday activities. In order to create an ideal atmosphere, a bathroom should have shapes, colors and textures that are conducive to relaxation. Most bathrooms are fixed in a mode of standardization with a sameness of floors, fixtures and finishes. Your bathroom can bring […]

Five Weekend Projects To Improve Your Bathroom On A Budget

Generally speaking, having an attractive, up-to-date bathroom is one of the most desirable features in all of contemporary home design. But whether you’re just moving into a new home, looking to move out of an old one, or just unable or unwilling to put in a lot of time and money to a major bathroom […]

Green Bathroom Design – A Natural Color For A Laid Back, Earthy Look

“Going Green” is one of the most prominent and important trends in bathroom design, in some cases more literally than others. Low flow toilets and water saving shower heads are great, but the actual color green is starting to creep into a wide variety of bathroom styles, too. From soft sages and pale mint greens […]

DIY Mosaic Tile Accents To Dress Up Your Bathroom Design

Installing tile is one of the necessary evils of great bathroom design. No bathroom is complete without at least some tile, and the better the tile job, the more polished and pristine the final product will look. But buying tile is expensive, to say nothing of the cost of hiring someone to install it. And […]

Unique Bathroom Tile Trends To Give Your Bathroom A Personal Flair

Deciding on the tile you’ll use for your next bathroom remodel is a huge decision. Tiling a whole bathroom is expensive, time consuming, and often more than a little messy, and whatever style you choose now should ideally stick with you for no less than ten years. In other words, no small commitment. On the […]

Bathroom Tile Trends – The Hottest New Styles In Mosaic Tiles

Tile is more popular than ever in bathroom design, and not just for your floors. Contemporary bathrooms are frequently covered head to toe in tile, and the selection of tile is more varied and affordable than ever. Mosaic tile is especially popular, and not even just for your backsplash. Easy to install mosaic tile sheets […]

An Introduction To Stone Tile Flooring: Stone Basics You Need To Know

Stone has been used in interior and exterior design for centuries, from the smallest decorative embellishments to the basis for entire buildings. Stone tile flooring is a mark of quality and style without peer, and it’s still popularly used in many modern homes, especially in the bathroom. But not all stone is created equal, and […]