Pattern mixing isn’t just for your wardrobe; you can also incorporate the trend into your home décor. How? By mixing and matching tiles in your flooring or backsplash in your kitchen or bathroom. Not sure if the trend is right for you? Here are some helpful tips for mixing and matching tiles like a pro!
1. Play with various shades in the same color scheme
One of the keys to making tiles of different colors and textures work for your décor is to choose tiles that fall into a similar color scheme. Do you have your heart set on neutral tones? Choose tiles in various shades of beige or gray. Playing with different shades in the same color family is a chic way to add interest to your décor. If you’re looking to add depth to the backsplash in your kitchen, don’t forget to look for tiles with some texture. It will make the backsplash really pop.
2. Create a unique pattern with different size tiles
You can mix and match so much more than just colors and textures of tile. You can also play with different sizes of tiles. It will change the entire look and feel of your home. Keep the tiles the same shape, but create a unique pattern with smaller and larger sizes. But you don’t have to stick to one shape. Mix and match square and rectangular tiles. Your options are endless!
3. You don’t have to change everything at once
You don’t have to redo your entire kitchen and bathroom to reflect your new flooring or backsplash. Choose one room, or one area of your home to accent with tile. Take it one design project at a time. Switch up either your floor or the walls. Choose one to become focal point of the room. Remember, the entire room doesn’t have to be 100 percent tile. Using tile to accent a room is an easy and chic way to upgrade your home.
Mixing and matching tiles is easier than you think and you don’t have to be a design expert to do it! As long as you follow these easy tips you’ll be able to create a beautiful, modern and chic look for any room in your home. Want to see some samples? Stop by the Tish Flooring showroom, give us a call at 317-879-8474 or check out the gallery on our website!