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Revival Styles to Spice Up Your Home

Whether you’re looking to remodel the kitchen, the bathroom, or a variety of rooms in the home, you’ve got to get some inspiration before you can get started. There are a variety of revival styles that will take you back, transport you to a faraway place, or set a calm, peaceful mood for anyone who walks in depending on what you go for. Mission Tile West offers 5 different revival styles. Revival 60’s Take a blast from the past with the retro Revival 60’s look. Instead of coming off as tacky, you get duller white or red body clay with a variety of gloss and matte colors. You have...

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How to Coordinate Your Kitchen to Fit Your Style

Mission Tile West crafts beautiful ceramics, stone flooring, and other pieces to the standards our customer is looking for. Our professionals are experts in teaching you how to find the best style to fit you for every room in the house. For the kitchen, there are 3 important sections that can be properly coordinated to bring the whole room together. Changing out and matching up these 3 sections is the best way to set the entire mood for your kitchen. Countertops You don’t have to decide on countertops first, but it is recommended. The material you choose and the overall color you decide...

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The Best Tile for Floors, Walls, and Backsplashes

Learn how different tile bodies compare for use in different areas of your home or business. Are you planning a tile project? Whether you’re remodeling a room or designing a brand new home or business, the color, pattern, and design of your tile is no doubt a top concern. But don’t forget to also consider the more practical aspects of your tile selection. Some types of tile bodies are more suited to different applications like floors, walls, and backsplashes than others. Here’s a basic overview of your options: Ceramic Tile Composition: Ceramic tiles are made from clay, fired at high...

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3 Ways Technology is Driving Trends in Tile Design

Technological innovations may inspire new trends in tile design, but there is always room for the classics. One of the exciting things about the tile industry is that, despite the fact that there will always be certain go-to tile design classics, there is also ample innovation going on. For example, here are three technological innovations that have inspired new trends in tile design: New Inkjet Technology: Thanks to the advent of advanced inkjet technology for ceramics, we are now seeing an abundance of metallic-effect tiles that can be put to dramatic use as backsplashes or accent walls. Perfection...

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Must-Haves for a Mediterranean-Inspired Bathroom Tile Design

Learn how to mix and match the key elements of Mediterranean design to create your own look. Mediterranean-inspired design is one of the hottest new trends in bathroom renovations. Successfully achieving this design depends in large part on choosing the right tile for the job. A traditional Mediterranean design would include all the following elements: Color: Mediterranean colors echo the tones of the landscape along the bright and arid coastlines of Spain, Italy, and Morocco. So naturally, rich blue tones feature prominently. But warm browns, yellows, and even lavender shades can also...

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