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2013

Wood Effect Tiles

  Natural stone tiles can create a gorgeous effect on any wall or floor, bringing the beauty of nature to your home. However, an alternative to these tiles which can have the same effect, if not an even better one, are wood effect tiles. Tiles-Direct stock a range of beautiful wood effect tiles which have been created with the most up to date inkjet technology, creating an effect almost identical to real wood, so you can enjoy all the same tones and colours of natural wood, but without having to... Read More

Travertine Tiles

  Tiles-Direct stock a huge selection of tiles ranging from the neutral and subtle to the bright, sparkly and glamorous, for both walls and floors. Along with this, they provide you with everything you need for a successful tile fitting, from adhesives and grouts to cutting tools, scoring tools and tile protection products. To give you an idea of the range of tiles available from Tiles-Direct, a subtle, traditional home might be suited to the warm colours of the travertine tiles, or the gentle elegance of the limestone collection, whilst a... Read More

Granite Tiles

    It has to be said, there are fewer tile styles more sought after for kitchens and bathrooms than granite tiles. Not only are they extremely efficient in terms of easy maintenance and their ability to match any interior décor but they provide a classy yet contemporary appearance that is regularly searched for by many homeowners. When shopping online at Tiles-Direct you will see that our tiles deliver the precise qualities that you are looking for. Available in Granite Black, Galaxy or Star Galaxy, these tiles can be purchased by... Read More

Latest Anti Slip Floor Tiles Ranges

Wet areas are notoriously hazardous but now you can eliminate the risk of wet floors in your home or workplace when you choose anti-slip floor tiles. Tiles-Direct has a great range to pick from. You can use these tiles almost anywhere, such as bathrooms, kitchens, saunas, swimming pools and laundry rooms. Check out the Forest or Selva ranges for a look that mirrors the natural beauty of wood or go for the Q Rock and Silex ranges for a stone look that recalls the artistic brilliance of old masonry. The Salt... Read More

Metro Brick Tiles

If you’re looking for a simple and stylish way to give your bathroom or kitchen a bold, yet elegant look, Tiles-Direct have the perfect solution for you, in the form of the Metro range.Available in a range of different colours, both bright and subtle, Metro tiles are brick-shaped, with beveled edges and a glossy finish, creating a stunning effect. These are perfect for creating simple and eye-catching designs, and for adding a splash of colour to almost any room. Metro brick tiles are available from Tiles-Direct in black and white, neutral colours like... Read More

Quartz Tiles

Starlight Quartz is a production of composite quartz sheet with super hardness, which adopts natural quartz, mineral pigments, resins and other addictives as raw materials and processed by advanced technology. The appearance is similar to natural granite. Compared with the other solid surface and natural stone, quartz stone has a non-porous surface with super hardness, therefore it is widely used in kitchens, bathrooms and architectural fields. One of the best ways to add glamour to any bathroom or kitchen is to use quartz tiles. These tiles are a stylish and sophisticated... Read More

Natural Stone Tiles

Natural stone products; travertine, limestone, marble, granite and slate are quarried from the earth. Some are extremely hard, and some quite soft. Some may need sealing. Many artistic designs are inspired by nature. This is evident not only in galleries and in fashion, but also in interior design. And whilst using nature for inspiration is effective and can make for some beautiful items, an even better effect can be created using natural resources. These designs don’t have to be limited to furniture and wallpaper. In fact, stone tiles can give a... Read More

Mosaic Tiles

Mosaics are very small tiles, usually less than 35cm2. Mosaics can be glazed or unglazed and made from porcelain, ceramic, glass or natural stone. A popular way of adding the wow factor to any room is to add a feature wall. Whilst people usually opt for a stylish wallpaper, or just a different colour and some form of decoration, a more unique and eye-catching design can be created using tile mosaics. Creating a design with tiles is a great way of making a room look original and artistic, as well as... Read More

Ceramic Tiles

  Ceramic tiles can be glazed or unglazed. Glazed tiles are available plain or decorated and can be used on walls and floors. Most homes will have white tiles in their kitchens and bathrooms, which is very traditional and practical so as to know the areas that are prone to mess, however, more contemporary homes have followed fashion and now display coloured tiles, black tiles and textured tiles. The key has now become finding a design that compliments your taste and is easily maintained.  

Porcelain Tiles

Porcelain tiles are ceramic tiles, but with a very low absorbency. They are usually made from kaolin clays, feldspar, silica and colouring oxides and are fired at about 1200oC. The result is a dense, strong tile with a superior performance compared to normal ceramics, including durability, abrasion, frost and chemical resistance and virtually impervious to water. Porcelain tiles are hard wearing and can be used on walls or floors. Elegance, beauty, durability, style. These are the four things guaranteed with porcelain tiles. Tiles-Direct stock a huge range of porcelain wall and... Read More