Ceramic tiles are among them that had made its presence for almost 4000 years. However, these white or beige squares for bathrooms and kitchen, had made their entry into modern architecture with a hiccough; though, but today are making their way to the rest of the house and come in all sort of pattern, shape, size and color.
Those who love their environment and understand their duty toward society would be happy to install these ceramic tiles as these have true green pedigree. These are made entirely from natural, recyclable, and biodegradable materials. Moreover, are the one with natural resistance to moulds or mildew and are waterproof. One can easily install them into their workplace, homes, or outdoor location, which comes under heavy traffic. Ceramic tiles do not need any further polishing after being installed. According to their materials and properties the ceramic tiles come in rang of vitrified, porcelain, mosaic, glaze, quarry, and terracotta tiles.
As an architect, you can enjoy to work with this most versatile medium, which has so many design possibilities that are limited only by imagination. The latest one is from bold colors to black and white scheme and from large size to tiny mosaic patterns. Mix and match idea can accentuate the beauty of your place, no doubt. You can apply bold colors as a layout of black and white step pattern or can take pleasure in the vibrant color palette to brighten up the space.
The ceramic tiles are a complete package of eye-catching finishes with flawless joining. Their seamless joining and uniform pattern make them the tiles in most demand. Finishes is witnessing the innovative ideas as the tiles are being reproduced with stone, wood, textiles and even natural elements like bamboo and pebbles in their finishes. That is because the natural design does not repeat itself. In this way, the ceramic tiles break the monotonous pattern.
The manufacturers are trying to drag the past into today, as they are repeating the old aged patterns and designs in reproducing the tiles. That is why; we can feel the essence of the old world in the one of the unique design of the ceramic tile. Remember, your old school style. Yes, this hard to miss chic is reemerging today with lime green, orange colors and checkerboards pattern. This is todays retro style ceramic tiles waiting out there for you.
With the innovative designs, the options are endless in terms of form aesthetics and finishes as well as applications for various uses. These are todays fashion statement, which have caught the fancy of most of the people.