8 Ways to Make Subway Tiles Work For You

Subway tiles have been making a big comeback in kitchens and baths recently. Its simple, classic style feels at home in a variety of interior spaces. Whether used as a back splash by itself or incorporated with other tiles, subway tiles contribute beautiful geometric compositions to any space. The best part of using subway tile is that it gives you an opportunity to make a unique personal statement. Here are eight ways to create pattern with subway tile.

Tile Patterns

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Beyond the traditional white, there are a number of colors and grout options to choose from. Working in some color tiles brings in an extra layer of interest to the space and can reinforce the color scheme in your home. Glass subway tiles have a great way of bouncing light. Their reflective surface provides a contrast in texture when paired with the counter tops, cabinetry, and cabinet hardware in a kitchen or bath.


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Inspiration images from: industrystandarddesign.com and apartmenttherapy.com

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