Bathroom tiles, even if they continue to enjoy a large acceptance from the public, are not the only flooring options available anymore. More and more people are opting for other choices like wood, cork, and pvc. Is this a trend that is here to stay or will it pass on as many others have before? The fact is that tile floors are still very much in demand and manufacturers are producing more and more variety and better quality to satisfy an ever demanding consumer.
Bathroom flooring tiles are as common in a bathroom as they ever were. Did you know that we have been using bathroom tiles since the Byzantine mosaics, and that famous Roman baths were all tiled. Yet bathroom tile makers have learned to adapt to the exigences of contemporary and minimalist tendencies. Tiles can of bring elegance at an affordable price by presenting the look of more noble materials like marble, slate, or any other natural stone flooring. You can even find tiles that imitate the look of leather and metal.
There is on today's market an infinity of shapes, colors, dimensions for bathroom tiles that can only open the imagination of any decorator. When buying tiles you are no longer limited to a few samples in a local showroom that may or may not carry a good selection. The internet has opened a door for all artisans and artists who make tiles to bring their products to you. In an effort to compete with assaults on so many sides manufacturers who can produce in larger quantities and at lesser cost have increased their production with even more options.
As you can see it only take you a few clicks to find a whole universe of bathroom tiles, the only thing to remember is that you should avoid the use of small tiles in a large room and vice versa.
I am sure that tiling for bathrooms is in no danger of being out of style, however it does present a few disadvantages. It must be installed with great care, preferably by a professional or a well seasoned installer, specially that once installed you will have it for a long time. It should be installed everywhere in the bathroom, even under the tub. You should also pay some attention to prevent slipping on a wet tile floor.
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