Ceramic Tiles Takes Center Stage

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When we think of tile, we often think of flooring. In recent years, tile has moved up in the world; literally. Look at pictures of modern kitchens and you’ll see tiles used on the on the backsplash behind the kitchen sink, above the countertops, or on the wall behind the stove. Some people even use it on the kitchen island.

In the bathroom, tile is used in the shower stall, accents on walls, and even in accessories like soap dishes. Tiles can be used to create unique and modern art pieces anywhere in your home, from the kitchen to the bath, and sometimes beyond. The designs and materials are endless and the patterns that you can make are unlimited. It’s all up to you how you want to express yourself.

Ceramic tiles are:

  • Durable
  • Affordable
  • Lightweight
  • Clean

Durability has been proven through the ages; there are ancient ruins in Rome where the ceramic tiles have survived and are still in mint condition. Affordability is evident in the way that ceramic tile is typically priced at $3 – $7 per square foot, depending on the manufacturer, though higher-end tiles can easily run a bit more. Lightweight material is handy when you consider using it on the ceiling or wall, or as a decorative piece of artwork. Ceramic tiles are also very easy to clean; you can use a nylon brush and mild dish soap to keep it looking good, and the material does not harbor germs, keeping bacteria at bay.



Many people refer to tiling as artwork for your walls, jewelry for your kitchen, and beauty for your bathroom. Since ceramic comes in a plethora of colors and styles, and easier to work with than some of the other types of materials out there. Plus, ceramic tile can be cut and designed to provide texture and depth to your project. If you can imagine it, you can create it.

Cardigan designers have used ceramic tile for many remodeling projects, kitchen to bath, and can show you a large example of their work. Improve the fashion of your home and bring in the tile to create a masterpiece today.

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