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
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 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
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 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 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 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 floor... Read More