Tag: Subway Tile

One of the most long-lasting design staples out there, subway tile is simple, elegant, and easy to maintain. With a range of colors, materials, and applications, modern subway tiles have exceeded their original purpose, becoming one of the most versatile and coveted design elements out there. Get inspired with subway tile design ideas, tips and information from our experts.

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Blue Subway Tile Design Ideas

When the subway tile was first used in NYC’s underground subway stations in the early 1900s, it became an immediate classic. More than a century later, these basic, affordable, resilient, and easy-to-maintain are more popular than ever – decorating bathrooms, kitchens, laundry rooms, and more….

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Color Subway Tile Ideas

Ready to give your kitchen a refresh but your budget and time are in short supply? If you’re looking for a simple, stylish, but also practical way of updating the heart of your home, changing your backsplash is a great way to achieve a new…

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Designing with White Subway Tile

After a century of covering NYC subway stations, white subway tile, this clean, durable, and affordable tile has become a Pinterest-worthy design staple for kitchens, bathrooms, and showers everywhere. The magic of this classic design lies in its simplicity. With elegantly rectangular proportions, crisp white…

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What is Subway Tile? A Brief History

The subway tile is an essential element of interior design that holds a storied 100-year history, having first emerged in the early twentieth century as an easy-to-clean, sleek surfacing solution for the subterranean spaces beneath New York City streets. The ubiquitous three-by-six-inch rectangular tile has…