New Style of Glass Tiles

Information on glass tiles including iridescent glass mosaic tiles

The fantastic aspect of mosaic tiles are their ability to be versatile and the many styles and design that can be created from these wonderful tiles. Mosaic tiles have been around for centuries and the concept is not new but they have evolved over the years and there are now more styles and designs that can be used to create absolutely any design style. Mosaic tiles do not have follow a pattern and home owners can create their own design style which makes using and creating mosaic designs very exciting.

Mosaic tiles can be any tile material and there are plenty of them, glass tile mosaics are beautiful and very widely used in both bathrooms and kitchens but there are different types of glass tile mosaics. The iridescent glass mosaic tiles offer many colour variations and this particular style of glass will add shimmer and wonderful mirror image colours that can create real illusions for bathrooms and kitchens. Iridescent glass tile mosaics can be used on backsplash areas and in shower areas within the bathroom where a combination of two colours can be used to create a real individual design style.

The vitreous glass tile mosaics are fabulous tiles that are incredibly strong and durable, resistant to frost and will last the test of time. These beautiful tiles are available in many colour variations and will add real design and style. They are commonly used within the home but because they are so versatile, they are commonly used in exterior applications such as swimming pools where they will create a real colour mirage with the combination of lights and water.

The colours available in the vitreous mosaic glass tiles are endless and they fit in beautifully with traditional, contemporary and very modern settings. The tiles can be purchased on a sheet for easy installation or home owners can purchase the mosaic tiles individually and make up their own unique design style.

Travertine mosaic tiles are another very popular mosaic tile to use within the home and they can be used almost anywhere. Travertine has been used as a building material for many years and as well as its strength, it offers outstanding beauty for the home.  The rich gold shades of travertine mosaic tiles will blend in and compliment any existing decor and they can be used on backsplash areas and in many places around the bathroom.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to mosaic tiles and home owners should take the time to look at the different options, as there are many.

Why use Mosaic Glass Tiles?

The Advantages of Glass Mosaic Tiles
Mosaic Tiles have been used for centuries and were renowned for the decoration of grand buildings and large hallways. Today Mosaic Tiles are as popular as ever and with so much design choice, there is certainly a mosaic Tile that will both suit your taste and your current decor.

The attraction of Mosaic Tiles is that you can create large central designs that will simply take your breath away or you can create intimate pieces intermittently in your own design pattern. Mosaic Tiles give you the opportunity to create your own individual design.

Glass tiles are incredibly popular tiles and they make great additions to bathroom and kitchens and for the same reason glass mosaics are equally as popular. Glass mosaics come in the most beautiful colours and designs that will add real design and elegance to any kitchen or bathroom.

Glass mosaics can be used in many areas in a bathroom; bathroom backsplash areas are one place where mosaics are popular. A real design can be made of this area that will make a real focal point of both smaller and larger bathrooms.  Glass mosaics are readily available and are easy to clean; other advantages include their ability to withstand hot and cold temperatures and their ability to not absorb water which is vitally important in bathrooms and kitchens. Glass Mosaics are also very easy to clean and will maintain their appearance with little effort.

Glass Mosaics can also be used behind towel rails and around the bath area and remember there is always the option to mix other tiles such as ceramic or porcelain with Mosaics. Glass Mosaics are an elegant tile and are one of the most popular for home owners, they are also incredibly popular in swimming pool areas, grand designs can be used over this large area, usually on the floor of the swimming pool which will reflect the light and create a real focal point.  Glass mosaics come in different forms, some are transparent, others reflective and because they are non porous they are ideal for places like swimming pools. They are also unlikely to stain and will maintain their appearance for many years which is very important in this particular area.

Glass mosaics are great whatever your design taste and because there are so many different designs and colours, there will almost certainly be a glass mosaic Tile that will be perfect for you.