If you’re looking for interior design inspiration and ideas of how to use tiles in your home, you’re in the right place.
We know that renovating a home can feel like a mammoth project and finding tips, tricks and ideas to make the DIY and tiling process easier is key. That’s why we’re here; as well as selling tiles, grout and trims our lovely team share their thoughts on tiles, tile trends, interior design, DIY tips and tile maintenance.
It doesn’t matter if this is your first home and you’re looking for advice on how best to tile the kitchen splashback or you’re an old-hand into your fifth bathroom renovation they’ll be the right blog post for you.
We hope that you enjoy our musings on all things tile related; if you have an interior design blog or a great first-hand account of your tiling project that you’d like featuring on our site then drop us an email.
Banish the end of summer blues and treat yourself to some cosy Devimat underfloor heating; it’s the perfect way to really enjoy the full benefits of a tiled floor. Easy to fit and economical to run, this little luxury will be
Date: Dec 05 2017 1:54PM
A recent survey suggests that 1 in 10 of us hasn’t cleaned the bathroom for at least a month and the reasons for this are; we just haven’t got the time, we have got better things to do, we just don’t like cleaning and we don’t think that we are any good at cleaning.
Date: Dec 19 2018 3:06PM
Add a modern twist to an old favourite, mosaic tiles may have been around for thousands of years but that doesn’t mean that they are tired old fashioned and dull. In fact mosaics have come a long way in recent times; there are now a wealth of different designs, colours, textures and sizes available. Some of the modern mosaics have fabulous iridescent colours that can enhance your interior décor enormously.
Date: Jan 27 2019 3:10PM
Your kitchen is the perfect place to really set the scene, just make sure that everything is in tip top condition. Grubby grout and broken kitchen tiles are really not a good first impression!
Date: April 19 2018 3:24PM
Recent archaeological excavations below the city of London have revealed exciting finds from the Roman period. This amazing dig has produced a vast network of historical significance. New artefacts are being found everyday and already over 10,000 items have been recovered, including fragments of documents, amulets, temple remains, drainage systems and the water course for an ancient lost river.
Date: Mar 03 2018 3:30PM
With an abundance of products on the market and many types of substrates to tile onto, it is very important that you choose wisely when making your adhesive and grout purchases. It is always advantageous to seek professional advice if you are unsure or have any doubts, as mistakes made at this stage can prove costly.
Date: June 22 2018 3:31PM
Banish the autumn chill with cosy underfloor heating. Install underfloor heating beneath your floor tiles and you need never worry about stepping out of the bath or shower onto cold floor tiles again! Say no to itchy thermal socks and free your feet to feel the luxurious warmth and comfort of a fabulous heated floor.
Date: Feb 14 2019 3:36PM
Would you love to give your bathroom or kitchen a new look, but don’t think you can afford it? Think again, wall and floor tiles can breathe new life in to your tired existing room and there is so much choice available for small budgets.
Date: May 15 2018 3:52PM
Are you thinking of putting your house on the market? Recent reports suggest that the housing market is starting to improve, so now is a great time to start looking for that dream proper
Date: Dec 19 2018 3:57PM
As one of our longest running TV programmes, Coronation Street has remained popular for many years. But just what do we find so fascinating about this long standing soap? Is it the humour, the intrigue, the gossip, the day to day life of ordinary people or just the general skulduggery?
Date: June 14 2018 3:59PM
If you want to create a statement, then colour can add unique individual style and character to your room. Whether you just want to add an accent colour or be bold with something more impressive, using colour in your kitchen or bathroom can dramatically alter the mood and feel to your living space.
Date: Aug 19 2018 4:13PM
We often use colour to add character to our homes, the colours that we choose are often a reflection of our moods and personalities. The ancient art of Feng Shui has been used for many years to create a positive energy around the home by manipulating the use of colour and space.
Date: JUNE 19 2018 4:17PM
Though mosaics look sensational when tiled over a large area they can be expensive, so if you want mosaic tiles in your home but don’t want the expense what are your options?
Date: Oct 19 2018 4:24PM
Memories of seaside holidays are always happy ones, so it’s not surprising that we often look to the sea shore for inspiration when choosing a theme or colour for a bathroom makeover.
Date: July 10 2018 4:27PM
Choosing tiles for the bathroom can prove to be a bit of a headache at the best of times, but what if your bathroom has an unusual shape?
Date: Feb 14 2018 4:29PM
With 65 years in the industry Devi are the market leaders in underfloor heating and with low energy consumption Devimat underfloor electrical wired systems are the most popular and cost effective choice .
Date: Nov 20 2018 8:56AM
White wall tiles are a timeless classic, they never lose there appeal or go out of fashion and with a wide choice of size, finish and texture there is surely something to suit everyone’s taste.
Date: Dec 20 2018 9:22AM
Tiles4all have a selection of beautiful cheap natural stone mosaics that will add character and charm to your home. But if you are thinking about making a purchase then there are a few considerations for you to take into account, especially when it comes to selecting your adhesives and grouts. All natural stone is porous so care should be taken to seal the surface before the tiles are grouted.
Date: June 15 2018 9:35AM
Kitchens are often the heart of the home and whether you enjoy lavishing your family with home cooking are just brewing up a cup of tea to enjoy with a biscuit or two it’s important that your kitchen space is both functional and stylish.
Date: 04 April 2018 10:13AM
Tiling is an important procedure to get right if you want to create the perfect look for your home. There are several important aspects that need to be considered for a finish that will be both durable and long lasting. When tiling floors different problems can present themselves, but with a few tips you can easily create a desirable look.
Date: Dec 20 2018 10:29AM
The tiling process can be a frustrating time for most home owners but if you get it right, the effects can last a lifetime. One of the most important things to do if you are tackling the project yourself is to do your research. For instance if you thinking about wall tiling the first thing you need to do is consider the area you are tiling and the background you are tiling to.
Date: Jan 20 2018 10:35AM
Are you thinking of giving your bathroom a makeover? If you are, you may be thinking about the kind of bathroom wall tiles you may like and whether to put tiles on the floor or not! A lot of the decisions you make will be down to personal choice, everyone has different tastes and requirements.
Date: Jan 07 2018 10:40AM
There are lots of really great reasons to buy tiles, they are easy to keep clean and hygienic, they are durable and long lasting, they don’t fade and they are reasonably cheap to buy. You can combine your floor tiles with underfloor heating for extra comfort and warmth that you will love, but it not just you and your family that will love this extra comfort. We have found at tiles4all that our furry friends are delighted with our newly purchased underfloor heating systems.
Date: Mar 01 2018 11:10AM
Floor tiles are a great investment for your home. They look amazing and have excellent practical benefits.
Date: Aug 26 2018 11:13AM
Re-Tiling is not something that is generally done on a whim, most people only think of re-tiling out of necessity, for instance after moving house, changing a boiler, or making alterations to the bathroom or kitchen. So wasting cash on these sorts of projects is not an option.
Date: Dec 20 2018 12:07PM
Selecting the right grout for your tiling project can make all the difference, not only do they have practical properties they also are available in a variety of shades that will enhance and compliment your tiles.
Date: April 20 2018 12:11PM
Kitchen and bathroom wall tiles have come a long way in recent years, often used as a design element rather than just a functional necessity.
Date: Dec 20 2018 12:18PM
Eventually it creeps up on all of us; it starts with a few grey hairs and the odd twinge here and there. But before you know where you are old age has caught up with you and that odd twinge has turned into arthritis and something as simple as having a bath has turned into a major task.
Date: Mar 25 2018 12:26PM
Banish the end of summer blues and treat yourself to some cosy Devimat underfloor heating; it’s the perfect way to really enjoy the full benefits of a tiled floor. Easy to fit and economical to run, this little luxury will be something all the family can enjoy.
Date: Nov 10 2018 12:34PM
Tile trims have been around for many years and are a great asset when it comes to tiling around windows and external angles.
Date: June 20 2018 12:37PM
Tiles4all are a family run company with many years of dedicated experience within the tiling industry. We have huge warehouse facilities that enable us to stock vast quantities of tiles that have been sourced direct from factories all across the world. This ability to buy large quantities directly, means that we can supply tiles to you our valued customers at a more competitive and attractive price. We are highly committed to offering excellent value for money along with exemplary customer service. So if its cheap tiles you are looking for, then tiles4all have a fabulous choice of quality tiles at an affordable price!
Date: Jan 09 2019 12:39PM
The Tiles4all family have been in business for over 100 years with 40 years of experience within the tiling industry but that is just a drop in the ocean. If we take a look back you may be surprised that tiles have been around for thousands of years.
Date: Dec 20 2018 1:00PM
When it comes to tiling, having the right tools is essential to ensure a satisfactory end result. So just what do you need to get your project off to a flying start?
Date: Dec 20 2018 1:17PM
No More Ply is the new innovative and cost effective way to board out your floors, this cement based board gives a great rigid surface for tiling onto and with a depth of only 6mm there is none of the usual problems with raised levels that you can have using 18mm plywood when boarding out floor areas.
Date: Dec 20 2018 1:27PM
We all know that washing, cooking and bathing are activities that produce a certain amount of excess splashes that can be damaging to the surrounding environment. Sinks, baths, basins, hobs and ovens are all areas around the home that need a little extra protection from these everyday splashes and stains. So even if you don’t want to tile the whole area, it’s a really good idea to create a tiled splashback to protect the surrounding walls, this will also help enormously with keeping things clean!
Date: Feb 24 2018 1:32PM
You have finally finished your tiling and everything is plumbed in and fitted to your exacting specifications, but something is missing!
Date: Jan 13 2019 1:33PM