Kitchen Designs



Tiling Kitchen Walls

What many people might forget is that tiles certainly aren’t just for floors. Tiling kitchen walls can help you add a great deal of style to your home with relative ease. Plus, today’s tiling solutions offer a much greater degree of flexibility, so you can achieve even more unique approaches to your home’s interior design.

One of the best things that you can do with your wall tiling is to make sure that it ties in with your flooring. You will want to make sure that you achieve a very nice and balanced atmosphere in your kitchen, without an overwhelming degree of contrast, which can throw the balance off and actually create an eye sore. Instead, make sure that your wall tiles in your kitchen correspond with the floor tiles and share similar features. Of course, you can take advantage of some of the latest tile effects to create some lovely accenting through the use of well coordinated veins of brilliant color running through the tiling, but just make sure that you do not overdo it!

And if you are looking to maintain a theme throughout your home, then you can make use of some special types of tiles such as terra cotta tiles which have been an especially popular option for people trying to establish an old French country kitchen theme, creating a very warm and stylish effect in their kitchen and beyond.

And it should also be noted that while tile is easy to clean with a damp mop, the surrounding grout lines can sometimes be difficult to maintain, so you might want to consider using larger tile sections in the harder to reach areas of your kitchen.

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