Hot Home Trend: Elongated Tiles

Supersize those tiles—go longer and wider. The seem is attaining reputation throughout the dwelling.

Prolonged and linear backsplash tile is offering a modern day twist in kitchens, in accordance to the property reworking web site Houzz, which a short while ago mentioned the trend as 1 to view in 2022.

For instance, a popular go-to has come to be white ceramic 4-by-12-inch tile. “The rectangle form lends a timeless feel though its elongated sort presents it a refreshing, updated look,” Houzz designers be aware in their 2022 type report. “On Houzz, we see backsplashes with a refined wavy or crackle glaze end will increase texture, or a herringbone sample to give even a lot more spin on the design and style.”

Tile Trends

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Tiles are finding even larger in the flooring as properly. Further-huge tiles can make spaces seem larger sized, particularly if picked out in lighter hues. Also, larger tiles imply much less grout lines—less to clean up.

But regardless of sizing, a person flooring craze heading out of model: Square tiles, notes FlooringInc.com in its 2022 flooring tendencies report. Alternatively, tile designs are shifting additional toward a wood-glance plank. The lavatory is the exception where by massive format tile stays stylish, they notice. 

In the most important residing areas, lengthier, broader planks are staying favored in producing flooring seem greater and much more open and are getting a “classic staple,” FlooringInc.com notes. On the other hand, small, slim planks are beginning to appear outdated. 

Outside of elongated tiles, look at for more uniquely formed tile to also enter more flooring options in 2022. Bold geometric shapes—like in hexagon tiles—are giving a classic, common model that is remaining applied in a additional present-day way. FlooringInc.com expects hexagon tiles to exhibit up in far more interiors, particularly in shades like whites, blacks, and grays.

Hexagon Floor Tiles

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Hexagon Floor Tiles

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