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Yes, bathrooms that pair black bathroom floor tiles with white bathroom cement tiles can be spectacular, but the same can be said for bathrooms in which the same tiles are used on the floors and walls. Then there is always the possibility of only taking the contrast part of the way. For example, coordinating wall and ceiling colors but choosing different, tile sizes, shapes or materials is a popular option.

Regardless of choice, it’s important to again remember that floor tiles require higher levels of wear resistance and slip resistance than wall tiles. While its fine to run floor tiles up walls the converse is not true. Nonslip bathroom floor tiles are the only option for bathrooms.


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Cement tiles or hydraulic tiles are handmade colorful tiles used as floor and wall tiling. They appeared in Catalonia (Spain) in the 1850s, and have been widely used in Europe and America. They represented a revolution in flooring in their day because they were much cheaper, more durable and easier to make than the previous handmade glazed ceramic tiles and were, therefore, more universally available for houses, and they allowed for profuse decorative patterns, their age of splendour being the end of the 19th to the middle of the 20th centuries before they were gradually superseded by newer technologies as of the 1960s, such as terrazzo, salt-glazed stoneware, etc. that did not allow for such decorative embellishment but were cheaper.

Terracotta, Italian marble, and porcelain tiles seem to be the preferred choice these days. The designer and textured marble is best suited for large and spacious living rooms, whereas a small living room can be decorated with cement tiles.

Colours such as beige, cream, whites and light shades of grey and blue are great choices. For bathrooms, you should consider creating an airy and open feeling. For this, choose neutral coloured floor tiles in light shades. It is a good idea to use the same colour wall tiles to make your bathroom appear larger

It appears the Ancient Greeks were the first civilization to create decorative mosaics by embedding small stones into beds of mud or mortar. Ancient Greeks were also the first to use marble as a flooring material.

Type 2 construction is typically found in new buildings and remodels of commercial structures. The walls and roofs are constructed of non-combustible materials. Specifically, walls are usually reinforced masonry or tilt slab, while roofs have metal structural members and decking

Pinterest is an entirely visual social network. And therefore it makes sense that designers can use it to collect and organize inspiration. … Designers may be hesitant to save inspiration for specific projects on a publicly-facing site like Pinterest, but private boards can be created for those projects

Even though the upfront costs of building can be higher, it may be easier to recoup your investment. “You can have more significant profits with the resale of your new home. … Money and features aside, building a house can lead to a level of satisfaction that you can’t achieve through buying an existing home