Technically, a mosaic could be made of any type of tile under 6 inches across. Nonetheless, the most common variety of mosaic tile is probably little squares that are around 1 inch across. This is the type of mosaic tile Pasadena CA you’ll discover at Mission Tile West. Come visit our showrooms to look at all the kinds of mosaic tile we offer, such as:
- Ceramic, glass, stone, and metal tiles
- Iridescent, non-iridescent, and matte finishes
- Squares, rectangles, hexes, dots, diamonds, and other shapes
- Abstract or patterned mosaics
- Variety of color palettes
Working with Mosaic Tile
Mosaic tile is an extremely versatile material. The small size of the pattern makes it easier to fit the tile into a wide variety of spaces, and you can even successfully apply mosaic tile to curved walls or stairs where larger tiles just wouldn’t work. Most styles of mosaic tile Pasadena CA come in sheets that contain multiple tiles, making installation a breeze. The resulting surface is easy to clean and will wear well over time.
Designing with Mosaic Tile
Mosaic tile is generally used on large expanses of tile in order to provide interest without becoming overwhelming. Pale colored mosaic tile makes small spaces like bathrooms feel larger, while darker mosaic tile Pasadena CA can make large rooms seem more intimate. Many designers like to complement mosaic tile with contrasting borders or liners of decorative tile. On account of the rich color palette that can be achieved with mosaic tile it’s relatively easy to match the tile with your overall color scheme. Visiting one of our three showrooms or browsing our design galleries will provide even valuable design inspiration for working with mosaic tile.