Creative Ceramic Floor Tile Ideas

Written by creatingyourspace on . Posted in Ceramic / Porcelain Tile

 

When it comes to ceramic floor tile, who says it must remain on the floor? The possibilities are nearly endless. First of all let’s take a quick look at how ceramic tile is made, and why there are so many design options. 

Ceramic tile is made with clay fired in a kiln. A variety of patterns, textures, finishes and colors can be achieved similar to those achieved in pottery. The effects can be breathtaking with dripping colors or a solid color such as cobalt blue. 

Designs are applied to the tile through a special color glazing and through this many looks can be achieved, including any color of the rainbow. The color glaze is melted into the design when the tile is fired in the kiln creating a durable finish. The size and thickness of the tile are determined during this process to ensure consistency. 

Some of the Many Creative Uses of Ceramic Floor Tile in Your Home

Ceramic floor tiles can create a very artful and lasting effect in your masterpiece of decor. Some of the ways that you can use it are as following:

Mosaics

Solid Color with or without a border

Kitchen back-splashes

Countertops

Stairs

Creating or defining flooring areas 

As a special floor base board around base of walls

The possibilities are truly limitless when it comes to ceramic floor tile

 Tiling doesn’t need to be confined to your floor.  can even tile your floor with beautiful ceramic floor tiling and continue on up your wall with matching tile, or tile of complimenting patterns and colors. You can use ceramic floor tile in almost any area of your home. The sky is the limit when using ceramic tile in a creative way while decorating and adding the finishing touches to your masterpiece, your home.

 

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