Bathroom Tile Selection- made easy
Did you know the average human spends up to 13,600 hours in the bathroom across their lifetime?
Daily tasks like showering, washing hair, brushing teeth and using the toilet can add up to a whopping year and seven months, according to a 2008 British study.
The bathroom is no doubt an essential part of modern-day life. So if you’re going to be spending that much time in it, it should be one of the most comfortable rooms in your home, shouldn’t it?
When styling a bathroom, the most popular choice for walls and flooring is tiles. This is because a bathroom is likely to contain moisture and tiles are a non-absorbent, easy to clean material.
Choosing bathroom tiles can however be a difficult task as there are so many shapes, sizes, colours and designs to choose from. Here are some tips to help you in making your decision.
Have a vision
You must have some idea of what you want your bathroom to look like. Whether it be a certain colour, pattern or design, you should have a goal in mind. You can start with a single tile you like and build around it or you can find inspiration in magazines and other places.
Select for Convenience
Some tiles require more effort to keep clean and maintain than others. One example is small mosaic tiles. The smaller the tile, the more gro