by Ravid Autmazguin
When you’re planning to revamp your kitchen, it can be easy to get carried away with spending
on your new cabinets, work surfaces and appliances. While all of these are important elements,
one article recently pointed out that you shouldn’t skimp on your tiles, or you may not get the
quality finish you’re looking for.
We Heart described tiles as “an integral part of kitchen design” and explained why you should
make sure you set aside a healthy portion of your budget to spend on tiling.
“Great quality tiles will boost the overall look of this important space,” the publication asserted. It
added that you can use your tiles to “transform the instant appeal of cheaper cabinets and
surfaces”, particularly if you play around with geometric patterns.
It recommended taking inspiration from the likes of Lisbon in Portugal, where you can see a
range of beautiful tile designs.
“Adding whimsical wonder to your kitchen is a real way to make a statement,” the article
Other factors to consider when you’re designing your kitchen include how easy it is to clean -
tiles again perform well in this area.
It’s also important to explore how you can introduce personal touches to this space of the home,
which can sometimes become purely functional. As well as your decor choice, the likes of a
quirky appliance or even some open shelving to display your favourite mugs could do the trick.
If you’re struggling to choose your kitchen tiles in Hertfordshire, take a look at our handy guide
to getting the right kind of tiles for your space.
Ceramic tiles, for example, are perfect for walls but aren’t suitable for flooring. Porcelain tiles,
meanwhile, are more hard wearing, which means they can be used for floors as well as walls,
not to mention the fact that they look stunning.
For tiling tools in Hertfordshire, get in touch with us at Total Look Design today.