U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Covid-19 Information Page
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > House > Home Interior Design and Decorating
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 10-10-2014, 02:26 PM
 
31,727 posts, read 49,247,268 times
Reputation: 17518

Advertisements

We need to renno our master bath at a vacation home.
We want white cabinetry with kind of coastal/country look--with beadboard insets on some of the doors--but some would be just a Shaker-style door with plain inset...
We want subway tile in the shower w/some glass tile mosaics for decorative trim and also some listelo-type pieces...
We are taking out the old, small corner shower and the old soaking tub and just adding a walk-in shower across on wall--about 4 x 6 space--so shower will be focal point of bath...
vanity is in separate space--

We have to take out current lux vinyl plank flooring because it is not available for replacing missing parts in new arrangement--will take out all the current flooring in master suite to have one uniform floor---
this will be another luxury vinyl plank flooring in a med/light brown that looks sort of distressed--like driftwood.

We are having a terrible time finding a decorative mesh tile (glass preferably) that has a true white with beige/tan/ivory tones and another color--maybe a blue...
the ones we have seen mainly have vanilla/ivory--not white--
Went to Dal Tile today and found maybe 1 but they didn't have sample of it in stock...

any one have suggestion for mosaic that would have blend of true white/beige/and maybe a blue??
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 10-11-2014, 07:30 AM
 
3,408 posts, read 4,732,871 times
Reputation: 5364
Find one that has one color missing. Then buy that one color and pop out six pieces or so in the multi colored tile mesh and put them in when installing. Fussy but thats how to get the colors you want.

There are companies that will make the tile you want with the colors you pick out but they are spendy. modwalls blender
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-15-2014, 10:14 AM
 
Location: Chicago
3,281 posts, read 4,972,083 times
Reputation: 4068
You can order your own custom blend of colors here:

Glass Tile Design, Custom Mosaic Design, Kitchen and Bathroom Tile from Hakatai

We did this for my sister's back splash. It's a pretty cool feature they offer.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-16-2014, 06:51 AM
 
128 posts, read 457,278 times
Reputation: 41
Assuming you are talking about sheet mosaics - get samples and take to the site.
They often look different there.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-18-2014, 05:18 AM
 
11 posts, read 19,181 times
Reputation: 16
Hello, color for tile or mosaic depends upon you, that what type of tile you want for your home. It comes in various sizes as well as colors.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > House > Home Interior Design and Decorating
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:19 PM.

© 2005-2020, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top