Published at Tuesday, August 22nd 2017. by Nynette Gautier in Backsplashes.
The blend of stone and glass tiles has been used as an effective backsplash idea for many years. The stone tiles are usually placed in a horizontal or vertical manner, with small pieces of glass incorporated at regular intervals. If you have a tropical look to your home, with wooden floors or ceiling and beautiful colored cabinets, this combination of stone and glass tiles is definitely what your kitchen or bathroom needs. The glass tiles add a touch of elegance to the backsplash designs and the stone gives a stylish look to the countertops.
Whether you like it or not, there are some areas of a house that the lady of the house has ever right over, and she should be able to treat it the way she would like to. The kitchen is one such space. Rightfully, since it inevitably is the women who spend maximum time in there, they should have all the freedom in the world to decorate it to reflect their personality, as well as suit their taste. Get a few ideas for things you could do in order to work well with granite countertops.
Purchase glass tiles in a contrasting or complementary color to create a checkered pattern or a diamond pattern in your kitchen. This gives the kitchen a warm ambiance full of old world charm.
One of the greatest tile backsplash pattern ideas that is dramatic as well as different is to install tiles that have been broken into a mosaic pattern. You can use old broken tiles with bright and contrasting patterns for this idea.
Mosaic backsplashes suit any kitchen type and theme, like modern kitchen, traditional and classical kitchens, Mediterranean or country style kitchens. Therefore, investing in them and installing them is a good alternative. So, you might as well think of going for it. Good luck!
On the other hand, you can go for ceramic tiles as they have the similar advantages as that of glass tiles. They are also available in different colors and can be used to make interesting and attractive backsplash tile designs. Secondly, porcelain and granite tiles can also be considered. All these tiles are as durable as glass tiles, but require sealing.
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