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The versatility of brick effect tiles

The versatility of brick effect tiles

Brick effect tiles are consistently proving to be a popular choice. These tiles have an intriguing and exciting quality, and come in many different styles and types.  

With such tiles proving popular year-round, we wanted to shed some light on where brick effect tiles can be used, and why these tiles are such a versatile option for the home. Take a look at the latest Stone Tile Company blog and get some inspiration as to how to use brick effect tiles effectively.

18 November 2020
Trendy Kitchen Splashback Tile Ideas for 2021

Trendy Kitchen Splashback Tile Ideas for 2021

The kitchen is a surprisingly versatile space in the modern home. There was a time when the kitchen was used for food preparation and little else. It wasn’t glamorous, and was really more a case of needs must when it came to kitchen design!

But in today’s world of open-plan living, the kitchen has taken on new life as a central location in the home.

16 November 2020
Boston Sand Porcelain Outdoor slab tiles in a garden setting of a home

Should you be using porcelain or sandstone tiles outdoors?

When it comes to choosing the kind of tiles you use in your home, this can be a real head scratcher. It all depends on the style you want to adopt and the space you have available.

But in terms of using tiles outdoors, you need to be a little more selective in terms of the materials used.

We hear questions about porcelain tiles and sandstone tiles and how suitable they are for certain uses.

In this blog, we take a look at using these tiles outdoors and how suitable they are, and what you need to be mindful of.

6 October 2020
Can outdoor porcelain tiles cope with the rain?

Can outdoor porcelain tiles cope with the rain?

Creating a stunning outdoor space in your home is something many people dream of. They’re perfect for those beautiful sunny days and lingering summer evenings.

Such spaces include delightful patio areas, contemporary paved outdoor dining areas, and cosy corners of your garden where you can sit back, relax, read, snooze or do whatever takes your fancy.

7 September 2020
How best to seal and maintain tiles

How best to seal and maintain tiles

You’ve browsed our Stone Tile Company website. You’ve found your ideal tile and pictured it in your home looking fantastic. You’ve bought your chosen tiles and we’ve delivered them to you. Now it’s just a case of getting your tiles in place in that perfect way, allowing you to enjoy their aesthetic quality and embrace this beautiful new feature in your home. 

21 August 2020
Where can tile cladding be used?

Where can tile cladding be used?

At Stone Tile Company, our name gives us away somewhat. We live and breathe stone tiles and the various benefits that this type of tile brings to the modern home is something we can’t get enough of.  

We’ve built our business on the visual appeal of these items, with both stone tiles and tile cladding massively appealing to thousands of people taking on home improvement projects each and every year.

10 August 2020
How to Clean & Care for Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

How to Clean & Care for Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

Today’s exterior spaces are now an extension of our home, a place to entertain friends, enjoy with the family or simply chill out. This trend for indoor outdoor style has meant that our exterior design is starting to blend with our interior style. So those concrete flags, old worn deck or stained sandstone patio are out, and in with outdoor porcelain slab tiles.

11 May 2020
Should you use Porcelain tiles or Ceramic tiles?

Should you use Porcelain tiles or Ceramic tiles?

When looking to choose the perfect tiles for your home, being well-informed about the benefits of different types and styles of tile can help you make a better decision.

Two of the most popular selections we are seeing at present are porcelain tiles and ceramic tiles. These tile choices are ideal for a host of spaces within the home, and exude a feeling of luxury, class and sophistication.

3 March 2020
How to Clean and Care for Split Face Tiles

How to Clean and Care for Split Face Tiles

There are a number of reasons why split face tiles are a much sought after addition to any home makeover project...

We say that life is too short for bland walls and split face mosaic tiles can really help bring a touch of style to any space. Whatever colour or style you opt for, cladding a wall with split face mosaic tiles will bring a new dimension to a plain wall that you’re going to love.  

14 February 2020
Our Guide to Must-Have Tiling Accessories

Our Guide to Must-Have Tiling Accessories

So you’ve gone through the range of tiles we have available at Stone Tile Company. You’ve found the perfect bathroom wall tiles or kitchen floor tiles for example. You’re well on your way to having the tiled surface in your home that you’ve been longing for.

But what now? What else is required to execute your tile installation and ensure that the picture that you have for your tiled walls or floors in your mind’s eye becomes a reality?

21 December 2019
  • The versatility of brick effect tiles

    The versatility of brick effect tiles

    18 November 2020

    Brick effect tiles are consistently proving to be a popular choice. These tiles have an intriguing and exciting quality, and come in many different styles and types.  

    With such tiles proving popular year-round, we wanted to shed some light on where brick effect tiles can be used, and why these tiles are such a versatile option for the home. Take a look at the latest Stone Tile Company blog and get some inspiration as to how to use brick effect tiles effectively.

  • Trendy Kitchen Splashback Tile Ideas for 2021

    Trendy Kitchen Splashback Tile Ideas for 2021

    16 November 2020

    The kitchen is a surprisingly versatile space in the modern home. There was a time when the kitchen was used for food preparation and little else. It wasn’t glamorous, and was really more a case of needs must when it came to kitchen design!

    But in today’s world of open-plan living, the kitchen has taken on new life as a central location in the home.

  • Boston Sand Porcelain Outdoor slab tiles in a garden setting of a home

    Should you be using porcelain or sandstone tiles outdoors?

    6 October 2020

    When it comes to choosing the kind of tiles you use in your home, this can be a real head scratcher. It all depends on the style you want to adopt and the space you have available.

    But in terms of using tiles outdoors, you need to be a little more selective in terms of the materials used.

    We hear questions about porcelain tiles and sandstone tiles and how suitable they are for certain uses.

    In this blog, we take a look at using these tiles outdoors and how suitable they are, and what you need to be mindful of.

  • Can outdoor porcelain tiles cope with the rain?

    Can outdoor porcelain tiles cope with the rain?

    7 September 2020

    Creating a stunning outdoor space in your home is something many people dream of. They’re perfect for those beautiful sunny days and lingering summer evenings.

    Such spaces include delightful patio areas, contemporary paved outdoor dining areas, and cosy corners of your garden where you can sit back, relax, read, snooze or do whatever takes your fancy.

  • How best to seal and maintain tiles

    How best to seal and maintain tiles

    21 August 2020

    You’ve browsed our Stone Tile Company website. You’ve found your ideal tile and pictured it in your home looking fantastic. You’ve bought your chosen tiles and we’ve delivered them to you. Now it’s just a case of getting your tiles in place in that perfect way, allowing you to enjoy their aesthetic quality and embrace this beautiful new feature in your home. 

  • Where can tile cladding be used?

    Where can tile cladding be used?

    10 August 2020

    At Stone Tile Company, our name gives us away somewhat. We live and breathe stone tiles and the various benefits that this type of tile brings to the modern home is something we can’t get enough of.  

    We’ve built our business on the visual appeal of these items, with both stone tiles and tile cladding massively appealing to thousands of people taking on home improvement projects each and every year.

  • How to Clean & Care for Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

    How to Clean & Care for Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

    11 May 2020

    Today’s exterior spaces are now an extension of our home, a place to entertain friends, enjoy with the family or simply chill out. This trend for indoor outdoor style has meant that our exterior design is starting to blend with our interior style. So those concrete flags, old worn deck or stained sandstone patio are out, and in with outdoor porcelain slab tiles.

  • Should you use Porcelain tiles or Ceramic tiles?

    Should you use Porcelain tiles or Ceramic tiles?

    3 March 2020

    When looking to choose the perfect tiles for your home, being well-informed about the benefits of different types and styles of tile can help you make a better decision.

    Two of the most popular selections we are seeing at present are porcelain tiles and ceramic tiles. These tile choices are ideal for a host of spaces within the home, and exude a feeling of luxury, class and sophistication.

  • How to Clean and Care for Split Face Tiles

    How to Clean and Care for Split Face Tiles

    14 February 2020

    There are a number of reasons why split face tiles are a much sought after addition to any home makeover project...

    We say that life is too short for bland walls and split face mosaic tiles can really help bring a touch of style to any space. Whatever colour or style you opt for, cladding a wall with split face mosaic tiles will bring a new dimension to a plain wall that you’re going to love.  

  • Our Guide to Must-Have Tiling Accessories

    Our Guide to Must-Have Tiling Accessories

    21 December 2019

    So you’ve gone through the range of tiles we have available at Stone Tile Company. You’ve found the perfect bathroom wall tiles or kitchen floor tiles for example. You’re well on your way to having the tiled surface in your home that you’ve been longing for.

    But what now? What else is required to execute your tile installation and ensure that the picture that you have for your tiled walls or floors in your mind’s eye becomes a reality?