My favs off Houzz on the subway front are the ones with blue grey or sage glass tiles: Make a feature of your period windows with these beautiful and practical window treatment ideas, from blinds and shutters to curtains. We're updating the look to boxy-modern with very muted colours and textures.
Also with a natural stone, the sample board that one sees in the shop may look different than the actual stone that comes in the order. I saw a photo on Houzz of a tub and shower in the same 3 x 6 subway tile, and it looked very busy to me. The decorating forum can be very helpful with paint.
Like Save November 15, 2013. Patterned tiles, especially busy ones, will inevitably make walls advance visually, which means they'll make a bathroom feel smaller. Riverstone Beige Matt from Tile Space 16. Staggered subway seems safer.
Depending on which text editor you're pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Large dark tiles cover the floor, bath surround, and back wall of this bathroom, creating a dark dramatic look, but when paired with white walls it creates a sophisticated look.
Install Glass While ceramic or stone tile is certainly lovely for a shower surround, you may be better off using glass tile if you have a smaller shower. Step 2 in swapping your tub for a sleek new shower: There have been multiple complaints on the forum about that too.
Have you looked on Houzz for images? Small sections of mosaic tiles are will work better in a smaller bathroom. Photography by Dean Schmideg. Travertine, marble, limestone, slate and granite are all natural stone options for bathroom tiles, each with its own natural properties. Great pictures you've linked to. I'd use a larger tile if the shower and tub will be the same tile. Designed by Dan Brunn Architecture.
Keep It Simple In shower surrounds, tile is often used to create decorative patterns for the wall.
I am thinking a thassos white marble would be nicer to help keep the focus on the glaze of the tile and the pretty wood vainer.
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The large black stone tiles in this bathroom help to create a simple black and white color scheme, and the light from the skylight makes the bathroom feel taller and more open. Tags bathroom. Small bathroom remodel.