Tiling the floor is a perfectly reasonable way to ensure you get a solid floor that will be durable and will look good for many years. Some of the most attractive types of tiles are slate, granite or marble. There is something about the natural stone tiles that create a strong impression in the room.
A decorative feature that will set off any floor but will look particularly effective in a large entrance hallway is a marble medallion. Marble medallion floor tiles can be made pre-cut and assembled and can provide any room a marvellous focal point that are geometrical and impressive.
In the past a marble medallion floor tile was the mark of a very prosperous family and they were usually found in only the finest houses in the country. The medallions themselves were created by master craftsmen with careful consideration given to the way it was put together and installed. These days, because it is possible to buy these medallions already made in advance they are much cheaper to buy and you might see them in many more homes.
Medallion floor tiles are still the main focal point of the house because it is very hard to miss something so bold and beautiful and they tend to lay the foundation for the way the rest of the home is going to be furnished. It is usually a fine first impression that tends to force the quality of the rest of the decorative features in the house to lift to the same level.
Marble is one of the aesthetically pleasing type of materials to use as a flooring surface and the accompanying marble medallion floor tiles that can be laid in the middle provide the perfect centrepiece.
What we are seeing more of these days is the request for custom made medallions. This is requested, firstly, because it is an affordable option, but secondly, because it is a way of matching the existing look inside the house. If you would rather maintain the same look and want a floor that will do the rest of the decor justice, you will buy a custom made medallion.
In order to fit into all kinds of spaces floor tile medallions are made in a variety of sizes and they can be inlaid into existing floor surfaces with only a little it of trouble.
The perfect way to create a welcoming room is to install a small floor tile medallion. Take a look at the fine selection of floor tile medallions for sale.