Category Archives: Tiles

Marble Tile vs. Porcelain We Put Them Head-to-Head

Marble Tile vs. Porcelain We Put Them Head-to-Head

When it comes to choosing new flooring options in Perth, most people choose either marble tiles or porcelain tiles. These are generally the most popular options because both marble and porcelain come in a variety of designs and colours. If you’re planning on redoing your flooring, then you can’t go wrong in choosing either option. But, which is the better option; marble tiles or porcelain tiles? To understand this, you need to compare the two. As someone who has dealt…

5 Crucial Steps to Make When Choosing Bathroom Tiles

5 Crucial Steps to Make When Choosing Bathroom Tiles

7 Benefits of Marble Tiles

7 Benefits of Marble Tiles

If you’re looking at current flooring options for your new home or home renovation then there is a good chance that you’ve come across marble tiles. After all, marble has been the flooring material of choice since ancient times. However, with the rise of porcelain, ceramic and even faux marble tiles, marble tiles have lost some of their popularity. But, that doesn’t mean to say that you shouldn’t consider them for your flooring. In fact, marble flooring offers several benefits…

10 Floor Tiles to Create a Minimalistic Home

10 Floor Tiles to Create a Minimalistic Home

If there’s one noticeable home décor style that is trending right now, it is minimalistic design. Over the last couple of years, this trend has really taken off around the world, including here in Perth, Australia. If you are looking to renovate or build a new house in 2018, then there’s a good chance that this style is on your design radar. But how do you create a minimalistic home? Well, to pull off minimalistic design, you need to start…

The cost to tile your home

The cost to tile your home

The cost of tiling is a major expense associated with building a new home or renovating an existing one. If you’re considering tiling your home this year, you should have an idea of the expenses associated with it. If you fail to do this, you may end up overshooting your budget and spending extra unnecessarily. But if you’ve never tiled a home before, you probably have no idea how much it is likely to cost. Don’t worry though – I’m…

The Best Subway Tile Patterns for a Kitchen

The Best Subway Tile Patterns for a Kitchen

Most kitchens are designed with a particular look and style, whether it is traditional or modern. However, most kitchens tend to look out-dated in a few years no matter how well they’ve been designed. Thankfully, you can give your kitchen a fresh and trendy look simply by replacing your tiles. While there are several tiles which are suitable for use in kitchens, subway tiles are one type of tile that never goes out of trend. Subway tiles are cost-effective, incredibly…

The 101 of Ceramic Tiles

The 101 of Ceramic Tiles

When it comes to choosing a tile that is versatile, functional and available in a rage of styles, most people consider ceramic tiles. Ceramic tiles are designed in many different sizes, patterns and shapes in a myriad of styles. They can be used as wall tiles, floor tiles, kitchen splashbacks and even benchtops. They can be used for decorative embellishments or for practical purposes equally well. Moreover, ceramic tiles are known for their exceptional value for money. It’s no wonder…

Price comparison: Timber Look Tiles Vs. the Alternatives

Price comparison: Timber Look Tiles Vs. the Alternatives

 Are you considering flooring options for your home? If you are, then you’ve probably taken a look at some of the luxurious flooring options available, such as wood. There’s certainly no denying that natural wooden flooring presents a unique charm that is often unmatched by other materials. Moreover, wooden flooring oozes luxury and allows you to create the space of your dreams. The only problem with natural wooden flooring is its cost. It is expensive. And if you’re working…

The Latest Trends in Kitchen Splashbacks

The Latest Trends in Kitchen Splashbacks

Splashbacks are an essential part of every kitchen. While their primary purpose is to protect walls from spills, stains, heat, and moisture, they also help in increasing the visual appeal of a kitchen. So, if you’re renovating or building a kitchen, choosing the right splashback is vital. While glass splashbacks have been a popular choice in past years, this is one trend that you won’t see in kitchens in 2018. In fact, even expert designers have confirmed this to be…

A beginner’s guide to choosing Wall Tiles

A beginner’s guide to choosing Wall Tiles

When it comes to a kitchen or a bathroom renovation, many homeowners in Perth choose to upgrade their wall tiles in the process. Adding new wall tiles is an excellent way of giving a space a makeover without breaking the bank. If you’re planning an upcoming home renovation, then you should also consider updating your space with wall tiles. However, I’ve found that most people don’t know much about choosing the right wall tiles. And, I don’t expect them to!!…

5 In-Your-Face Feature Tiles

5 In-Your-Face Feature Tiles

Feature tiles make for a wonderful addition to any bathroom or kitchen. They’re available in a variety of colours and designs and they allow you to make a bold style statement. If you’re looking to add character or vivacity to your home, then feature tiles are a great option for you. But which feature tiles should you choose for your space? As Ross’s Discount Home Centre’s head of purchasing, this is one of the most asked questions by customers. As…

A beginner’s guide to choosing Ceramic Tiles

A beginner’s guide to choosing Ceramic Tiles

Ceramic tiles are one of the most popular flooring options all over the world. This is because they are incredibly durable, hardwearing and versatile. They are also far more economical than most other types of flooring. Between 2015-2016, ceramic/porcelain tiles were the second most popular flooring material behind wood in Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Survey. Given these statistics, it fair to say you’re making a sound choice in choosing ceramic tiles for your home. However, like most things, the buying…