L: Tile Mountain, R: Original Style
When designing a bathroom , there is only a certain amount of excitement you can get from picking a basin or a shower cubicle. The real fun is in picking the tones, textures and patterns in your bathing room tiles. And, whilst white tiles will always be the particular classic option (and there are plenty of white bathroom tile ideas in our roundup, ) there is a whole world of colourful, patterned, painted, and otherwise striking bathroom ceramic tiles to choose from.
Selecting your bathroom tiles can be a bit associated with a balancing act between practical considerations – how well they clean, exactly how resistant they are to wear and tear – plus design decisions around colour, style, shape and placement.
We look at some clever tiling ideas, through hand-painted floor tiles for elegant feature walls , to large-scale terrazzo tiles and tiny iridescent mosaics, plus also consider some big tiling trends – the rise of the wet room, the best faux marble, and return from the kit kat floor tile, to name just a few.
We’ve scoured the particular best tile showrooms and retailers so you don’t have to. Read on to find 17 of the best bathroom floor tile ideas…