Types of Mosaic Tiles: advantages

Types of Mosaic Tiles: advantages

14 June, 2021

When it comes to making a reform or decorating a room, the possibilities of materials and options are almost endless. In this post, we will delve into the different types of tile mosaic and the advantages and disadvantages of each one. In addition, we invite you to take a look at our catalog to discover...

When it comes to making a reform or decorating a room, the possibilities of materials and options are almost endless. In this post, we will delve into the different types of tile mosaic and the advantages and disadvantages of each one.

In addition, we invite you to take a look at our catalog to discover the great variety of different types of mosaics that we offer you from L’Antic Colonial, with information about each product and details of its design.

Do you want to know more about the different tile mosaics? Keep reading.

How to use tile mosaics?

Before delving into the different types of mosaics that exist and their main characteristics, it is important to mention the usefulness that these elements have.

On the one hand, they can serve as decorative elements that draw attention among other materials or, they can even occupy an entire wall being the main element of the room.

In any case, the different mosaic tiles can be placed in all kinds of places such as the kitchen, bathroom, swimming pool, facades, floors, etc. Wherever you want to place it, for sure you will find the perfect type of mosaic.

To make a good choice, take into account the materials, colors, shapes, textures, and the rest of the elements that will accompany it in the room. In addition, we recommend that you look for resistant mosaics made with high-quality materials to make them more durable and resistant.

Different types of mosaic

The many advantages that mosaics offer make them one of the most used elements in renovation work, new construction, or decoration.

The versatility and the many possibilities they offer have made tile mosaics the favorite option of many people, who opt for these elements to give a different touch and make a difference in all kinds of rooms.

Various classifications of the different types of tile mosaics can be made, depending on various factors such as:

  • According to its shape: square, rectangular, hexagonal, octagonal, irregular …
  • Depending on the material with which the mosaics are made.

Following the classification of the different materials, some of the most prominent types of mosaics are:

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Glass mosaics

It is one of the most used options for swimming pools thanks to its great resistance to the passage of time and humidity. In addition, they are very easy to clean and require little maintenance.

Glass mosaics are one of the most versatile types of mosaics that provide great dynamism to any room in which they are placed, adapting to any decoration thanks to the great diversity of designs that exist.

Metal mosaics

Metal mosaics bring a unique and special touch to the place where they are placed thanks to their unique designs. The wide variety of textures and finishes make them the perfect elements for any type of room, whether in our own home or office.

If you want to give a modern and avant-garde touch to space, metal mosaics are an excellent option to give an industrial air to any place in an elegant way.

In our catalog, you can find different types of metal mosaics with a wide variety of colors, shades, shapes, and textures that will adapt perfectly to any room.

Natural stone mosaics

The use of natural stone for the creation of mosaics offers high-quality results with a great possibility of sizes, formats, colors, and finishes. This type of mosaics provides good taste and elegance to any room in which they are placed.

You can use this type of mosaic in minimalist or even avant-garde places. In the L’Antic Colonial catalog, you will find designs that will fit in with any idea you want to capture through the decoration of the space.

It is, in short, one of the best alternatives since natural stone is a very resistant material to the passage of time both indoors and outdoors.

Natural wood mosaics

Natural wood mosaics, among the different types of mosaics that exist, are a favorite to place on the walls of indoor spaces in which are perfect to achieve a different and unique touch.

Among the advantages offered by this type of mosaics we not only find the originality of their designs but, in addition, they increase the warmth in the spaces in which they are placed. In this way, they become an aesthetic element and, in turn, a highly functional element.

Mosaics mix

This type of mosaics combines different types of materials for its elaboration such as stone, aluminum, resin, glass, metal, etc.

The use of this variety of mosaics is ideal for all types of environments whatever their style are: classic, vintage, industrial … Among the wide catalog of designs, you will, for sure, find the perfect mosaic for the room you want to decorate.

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L’Antic Colonial: the best mosaics

We hope that this post about the different types of mosaics that exist has been interesting and useful for you.

At L’Antic Colonial we put at your disposal an extensive catalog with an infinity of designs and styles of mosaics so that you can find the one that fits perfectly with your needs or preferences.

In addition, we are committed to always offering products of the best quality and with all the guarantees so that the result is excellent at all times. Take a look at our laminate floors, bathroom fixtures, vinyl flooring (Linkfloor), etc.

Do not hesitate to visit any of our sales points or showrooms and, if you have any questions, we will be happy to advise you or help you through our contact form.

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