Many bathroom floor options are available today and you no longer have to use ceramic tiles unless it is what you really want to. So many homeowners still choose to use ceramic tiles that they must have a good reason to do so. This article will look at the reasons why ceramic is a good choice for a bathroom floor, bathroom walls, and even in the shower.
One word of caution bathroom wall tiles should not be used for the floor, it is possible however to use floor tiles on a wall.
Design possibilities are endless with ceramic tiles. Today’s tiles come in any color you might dream of and size. Both colors and sizes can be matched or contrasted at will. You can create a mosaic, you could include some enameled tiles, in bright colors, or even metallic tones. Some manufacturers sell pre-made mosaic designs. It is easy to incorporate those in your overall floor, then just grout the whole floor together. When you remove the paper that was holding the tiles together you see a work of art gotten with little effort. For another truly unique look, you might consider mixing your ceramic tiles with glass tiles. Glass tiles are also available in a variety of colors. Another possibility for people who don’t mind spending more is to have an artist make some hand-decorated tiles that can be used in your design.
Installing bathroom floor tiles does require some expertise, and if you have never done it, it might be a good idea to consult an expert installer.
Ceramic tiles are extremely easy to clean and maintain. They will last without losing any of their original beauty for years to come.
Depending on the tiles finish some may be slippery when wet, but with careful selection, you will be able to buy no skid tiles for your floor and you can keep the highly vitrified tiles for the walls.