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3 Unexpected Ways to Feature Tile in Hospitality Spaces

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on May 3, 2018 1:23:27 PM

A widely-used material in hospitality environments, tile’s design opportunities span a myriad of aesthetics and applications. During this HD Expo season, we’re exploring three surprising tile applications for these unique environments.

Welcome guests to relax
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Shown: Lakewood and Lakehouse

Consider installing tile beyond the bath in interior guest rooms for a refreshing feel in the rooms where guests unwind. Achieve the high-end look of hardwood with durable wood-look porcelain. Tile enables unique hard surface designs with bold color variation and intriguing herringbone patterns. 

Stun guests with lobby wall art
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Shown: Code

A lobby represents the first impression guests receive in a hospitality environment. Today’s dynamic three-dimensional tiles create unforgettable wall statements. From mixing shapes to colors to materials, explore the avenues of customization in a public space. Here, metallic accents trickle into white hexagonal design that demands a double take.

Invite guests outdoors
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Shown: Borigni

From private living spaces to spacious public areas, seamless indoor-outdoor connections are taking over hospitality design. Carry tile flooring outdoors to visually enlarge a room. Furthermore, consider glass doors or panels to encourage an open-concept feel.

Topics: Interior Design, Tile

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