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Decorating Kitchens with Relief Tiles

Decorating Kitchens with Relief Tiles

The traditional function of the kitchen was a designated room for preparing food. Today, we have seen a shift in the role of the kitchen that is combination of living, dining and a place including cooking. That is why designing a kitchen with stylish appliances is so important and our kitchen relief tiles are one of the extraordinary options availabel for the buyer or his/her interior architect designer.

Have Fun with Your Decorative Ceramic Tiles

There are infinite ways you can decorate your kitchen with our relief tiles. Whether it is small space or spacious concept, you can use them on walls as the main theme or just as an explosion of shades in the area you want to accent. Our kitchen tiles are mostly used for backsplash but we can imagine them as countertop of your kitchen island and if you are lucky enough to have a fireplace, our ceramic can beautifully highlight its mantel. Additionally, you can play it safe with solid color furniture and add contrasts to the tabletop with relief tiles. On the contrary, if you are a fan of a pigment burst, choose multicoloured and vivid scheme which can be echoed on the relift tile backsplash and countertop.

Relief Tile Design and Style

The kitchen relief tiles go perfectly with variety of style. The only restriction is just your imagination and design taste. With a little bit of ingenuity, your kitchen can twin a charming French space with a kitchenette with past century lookalike, desinger chairs, a vintage chandelier. Brows our online store for other custom  products with a foucus on our Spanish character items. Amoung othere sugestions, we like very much antique oak flooring pannels together with an apartment size electric fireplace. Many homes designed by a countryside enthusiast feature a country style copper sink custom-made by our professionals, wooden cookery island, and of course a final touch to it the picturesque Mexican relief tiles. Using ceramic colourful kitchen tiles embraces a fresh vision of hacienda that we specialize. If you prefer a minimalist and industrial flair in your home remodeling, you can use such decoration and just go with pops of colour featuring plain tone relief tiles chosen from our vast collection. They will no doubt infuse energy into a modest size kitchen design. Using natural iron range hood will bright space and pair with darker and brilliant tiles will open up the gallery area.

ceramic relief tiles for kitchen wall, backsplash, counter and accent

Our custom-made, rustic appliances and furniture department offers an extensive collection of handmade relief tiles. They are handcrafted the way the pattern is raised above ceramic tile background. Often used for a backsplashe, kitchen wall statements but also for stairs and swimming pool water line. You can buy them 4x4 and 6x6 inch tile sizes in over three hundred patterns. Those relief ceramic tiles are also about one and a half inch thick made of semi-porcelain material which makes them incredibly easy to clean and environment very resistant.

Ceramic Tiles

Ceramic Tiles

Ceramic tiles, talavera tiles, painted tiles, handmade tiles and even more tiles. There are so many different ceramic tiles made around the world that it would be difficult to mention them all. Let's concentrate on decorative tiles handmade in Mexico. There are a number of production techniques and applications. For example talavera tiles can be painted with Spanish or folk images as well as supplied in plain color.

One of the best sellers are relief tiles. They are handcrafted the way the pattern is raised above ceramic tile background. Those tiles are quite expensive but on the other hand incredibly decorative. Often used for kitchen backslashes, stair risers and swimming pool areas. You can buy them 4x4 and 6x6 inch tile sizes in over three hundred styles. Those relief ceramic tiles are also about one and a half inch thick made of semi porcelain material. It can withstands low temperatures so ceramic tiles made of it can be installed outside the house in regions of the country with winter conditions.

Fleur de Lis Ceramic Tiles

Fleur de Lis Ceramic Tiles

Fleur de lis motif is used for many decorative products apart being a national symbol in France and Canada. The backsplash shown on the image was made of tin foil sold by Home Depot in the US. We at myCustomMade offer different custom design applications. It can be incorporated into wrought iron item such as a mirror frame or balcony or hand painted on ceramic tiles. In fact fleur de lis ceramic tiles handmade in talavera are a popular style used by mosaic artisans in Mexico. They are sold in various sizes and colors for kitchen walls, bathrooms and counters.

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Kitchen Backsplash Ceramic Tile Murals

Kitchen Backsplash Ceramic Tile Murals

Most kitchens have ceramic tiles installed on their backsplash. Why don't you add extra value by including a tile mural behind the stove? You can use any mosaic wall tiles together with the mural or the same material for both. Our company is a mayor distributor of hand painted talavera tiles for Southeastern and Mexico style homes. They can be used for kitchen wall finishing as well as painting kitchen backsplash murals. You can use the same color background for tiles and the mural or create a single handcrafted project for the entire kitchen wall. Most often used ceramic tile size is 4x4 inch. Occasionally, larger 6x6 tiles are utilized as well. Either tile can be used for ceramic tile mural backsplash and kitchen counters.

Decorative Ceramic Tiles from Mexico

Decorative Ceramic Tiles from Mexico

Ceramic tiles from Mexico are hand painted imitating old European heritage. Mexican tiles are decorative and come in three different basic styles. They can be handcrafted as plain, two color classic and complex designs. Most of them were used by Spanish right from the beginning of their conquest of America for decorating hacienda residences, churches and official buildings. Also, ceramic tiles were used in Mexico for decorating for fountain basins, chimneys and walls. There are two type of ceramic tiles available in Mexico considering material they are made of. Porcelain relief and flat pattern talavera tiles. The second version is much cheaper, produced with hundreds of different paintings on them. Use them in kitchen for backsplash and counter, bathroom walls, stair risers and patio floor as accents.

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