Tiles That Will Make Your Home Look Modern and Stylish

 In Design, House, Remodeling

When it comes to flooring in your home, it can be very difficult to choose the perfect style and design to create a modern and stylish look. Tiles are a great option when deciding the type of flooring to choose for your home.

Tiles are not only durable for busy and high traffic areas but are also extremely versatile with endless options of colour, design and size available.  Below are a few tile options that will help you create that modern and stylish look you have always wanted.

Faux Wood

Floorboard look tiles will give your home a contemporary and natural timber look. Available in a ceramic and porcelain tile, faux wood mimics the warmth and modern look floorboards give. Whether you like a thick timber look, slim look, grey in colour or more the earthy tones, your options are endless.

Opting for faux wood allows you to keep the floorboard style by using a material that is much more durable, lasting you longer than any average floorboard would. With faux wood tiles becoming a fast growing trend all around the world, these tiles are easily accessible and available at many tile stores.

High Gloss

High gloss tiles are classy and sophisticated, giving any room a chic and modern look. A light tone, high gloss tile is not only striking but also simple, allowing you to enhance your space with bold furniture. Choosing light colors will create an illusion of space and give your area a new dimension.

Those that prefer a gloss tile with character, opt for a textured design tile. Marble texture is a popular look, which can be recreated using a porcelain tile, which is less expensive than marble. White tiles with grey marble streaks are a very popular modern look, making your home look classy and stylish, creating a high end and contemporary appearance.


Mosaic tiles are available in many different sizes, shapes and colors, which will allow you to choose the right style to create a modern look. Small mosaics are great to use on walls, borders and as a feature tile in your kitchen and bathroom.

Mosaic tiles also allow you to use colors and textures, permitting you to be more creative. Whether you want minimal colour or a large burst of brightness, mosaic tiles will give your room a chic look that will draw attention.

If you are looking for a mosaic tile for your floor, opt for something a little larger. This will ensure that you do not make your room look too busy and confined. If you are looking for something a little unique creating a modern statement, opt for hexagonal tiles. Choosing a large hexagonal tile, dark in tone will make your room look like a honeycomb. This contemporary look is paving the way for diverse designs, which will definitely get everyone’s attention when they walk through your home.

Large Tiles

Choosing a large tile will not only mean less joins and grout, but will give your area a dramatic effect. Dark colors are extremely popular when opting for a modern look and make your area look bigger than what it seems.

Choosing the right tile can give the effect of polished concrete due to the minimal lines and grout used. This can be achieved by purchasing porcelain tiles that have been created to give you the look and feel of polished concrete by using certain tones and textures. Opting for grey tones will also help create the concrete effect to its maximum capacity.

Compared to carpet and floorboards, choosing a tile may not be as warm. Floor heating is available, however it can be extremely expensive, especially if you have large areas. If it is not in your budget, adding beautiful carpets and rugs around your home will give your home warmth, still allowing you to choose a modern and stylish tile.

Your options are endless when choosing a tile for your home. Not only will they be durable, but you will also be able to create so many different modern looks just by choosing diverse tiles. Take your time to look at many different designs, colors and textures. Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone, as being unique will create a modern and stylish look for your home.

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