Ceramic Wall Tiles
Ceramic wall tiles are a versatile and highly durable tiles that are ideal for flooring and wall cladding in homes, offices, hotels, clubs etc. In all the aforementioned places, these can be used in kitchens, bathrooms and also in living spaces such as drawing rooms, bedrooms etc. Ceramic wall tiles enhance the overall decor of places and provide a look that is the ideal combination of sophistication and modernity.
Ceramic wall tiles can resist moisture, stains and dirt and can also handle scrubbing. These virtues have made these tiles to be widely popular amongst people. It would be safe to assume that of all types of wall tiles, the ceramic ones are the most widely used. These are available in a wide gamut of designs, sizes and can also be customized according to a client's requirement. Such tiles are sturdy, crack proof and available at market competitive rates.
How to Install Ceramic Wall Tiles
Prepare the Wall and Tile – Remove all the current wall dressings such as wallpapers and wall decor items. Also check the base layer of the wall to make sure it's structurally sound. Then mark the locations where the tiles would be placed. Accordingly cut the ceramic wall tiles for optimum fit.
Laying the Ceramic Wall Tiles – Mix the mortar and spread it on the wall using a tiling trowel. Then place the ceramic wall tiles on the pre decided points on the wall.
Grout the Tiles – Depending on how large the gaps are between the tiles, choose an appropriate grouting material. It could be sanded grout, unsanded grout etc.
Allow the grout to cure and apply grout sealer- After curing, never forget to apply the grout sealer as it prevents molds from growing in the gaps.
Some Creative Design Ideas With Ceramic Wall Tiles
These tiles are ideal for use on shower walls, thus making the bathroom look very eye catching
Subway ceramic wall tiles can be used to cover ceiling walls, thus giving the walls a timeless look and also a look similar to those of subway stations.
Ceramic wall tiles having trellis patterns can be used in a contemporary looking living rooms.
Ceramic wall tiles can also be placed on counter tops used in kitchens, dining rooms etc., giving a fabulous look.
Smaller size ceramic tiles are used as bathroom wall covering in many commercial facilities world over.
Plain and rectangular shaped large ceramic wall tiles can be used in bathrooms, drawing rooms, bedrooms etc. These tiles when used generally give a sober and minimalistic look.