Including kitchen tiles into the remodeling of the kitchen is a superb way to expose the artistry of your countertops and cabinets. It adds value to the kitchen décor. As kitchen tile is available in different colors and sizes so you can produce different design elements and create stone by mixing several colors.
We don’t use tiles only for flooring but also for walls and countertops with special designs on them. Fully decorated ceramic backsplashes can easily go with Korean and granite countertops.
Ceramic Kitchen Tiles
Ceramic tiles are made up of natural materials like clay, talc, and minerals found under the earth. The tiles are manufactured under high temperatures through firing process.
As we know that tiles are manufactured under high temperatures so it can withstand heat properly. You can place hot pots on it without any fear of it being burned.
Ceramic tile is formed in different colors and can be formed to fit a particular color. The tiles, which are mostly in trend these days are Mosaic tiles. You can use mosaic tiles to create a landscape on kitchen floor. Pre-made tiles are even sold to create murals. A mural with backsplash can add ambiance to the kitchen design and looks more attractive than Corian backsplash.
Using countertops made of ceramic tiles is good for kitchen remodeling and redesigning as it provides durability and has good heat resistance.
Kitchen tiles are best suggested for the vertical surface where it will remain protected from stains and splashes. The vertical surfaces require less grout subject to blur than on countertops. Another advantage of ceramic tiles is that they are water-resistant which makes them reliable for the kitchen counter.
While installing the kitchen tiles, cleaning grout is of much concern. So, proper care should be taken while cleaning it.
Porcelain tiles are made up of the same material from top and bottom and can be used where you want real stone as it resembles the same and the shade is also similar to those tiles.
Back in the days, glass tiles were considered expensive but with the change in technology, it has become economical now. This tile is used to create borders and beautiful mosaics in endless colors and has the ability to reflect light, which enhances the beauty of each tile.
So, at last, we can say that kitchen tiles can be used for wall coverings, backsplashes, flooring, walls, and countertops. These are available in a myriad of colors and designs.
If you are in need of ideas, ask for a free estimate from a kitchen contractor.