10+ Charming Backsplash Ideas For Your Next Remodeling

PWF DESIGN TRENDS - 2021

This the sign that you should go for that remodeling!

One thing that can really show off your personality and aesthetics in renovations is backsplashes. Backsplashes are an expanse of materials, usually mosaics, that typically fill the gaps on kitchen or bathroom walls. In this article, we will dive into backsplashes that range all budgets and styles!
01.

STONE BACKSPLASH

Stand out in the most awesome way.

For a spa-like look or if you just feel like having a nature-inspired ambiance for your backsplash, this series is for you.

See Decagon Mosaic Series.

02.

KNOT BACKSPLASH

This is knot your typical backsplash.

This series is a popular choice amongst buyers. With its sleek design of darker borders and cream-coloured centre, Keiko will surely impress you.

Get Keiko Mosaic Series.

03.

BASKET WEAVE PATTERN

A trick of an eye with a classic chic feel.

Basket weave pattern resembles the stitching of a woven basket and appears to weave the tiles over and under each other. Popular in the early 1900s, this kind of style looks stunning when used with natural stones.

Check out Art Touch Mosaic Series.

04.

LANTERN PATTERN

Luck on the horizon.

In Chinese culture, lanterns symbolize prosperity and luck. This lantern-shaped mosaic can elevate your space with its one-of-a-kind design.

Dragon Mosaic Series can be yours today.

05.

MARBLE HEXAGONS

A marble aesthetic is always the way to go.

White and off-white coloured backsplashes make smaller spaces seem bigger, making them perfect for apartments and other small facilities. Marble has always been an indication of luxury and now you can style your walls with this beauty.

Check out Dolce Hex Series.

06.

STRIPES FOR DAYS

Linear but not typical.

This style of backsplashes is so attractive especially in spaces that are not heavily decorated. The multiple lines and colours would fill the room up beautifully.

Check out Tiffany Mosaic Series.

07.

RHOMBUS AND SQUARES

The one you need.

This marble mosaic has us in awe. Its rhombus main piece accented by smaller squares puts this mosaic on must-have list.

Rohumbus Mosaic Series comes in different colours to suit your style.

 

08.

GEOMETRIC SHAPES

You’ll love all the angles of this series.

Geometric shapes have always been eye-catching when it comes to interior design. Since our minds are literally addicted to patterns, their unpredictable qualities automatically make our brain wanting more.

See Fonda Mosaic Series.

09.

WORDED TILES

Express your traveler self with this series.

If you’re ready to revamp your space, this striking backsplash features names of popular tourist destinations like ‘Mexico’, ‘Lisbon’, ‘Dublin’ and more.

See Travel Mosaic Series.

10.

MULTI-COLOURED OVALS

Pops of colour for your wall.

We love how the pattern of this mosaic compliments the bricked white wall above it. If you’re looking for something minimal yet apparent, this backsplash might be the one.

Oval Mosaic Series available in more colours.

11.

SHATTERED MOSAIC

A glass to cheers to.

This extraordinary mosaic will take your interior to the next level. Made with unique chromatic colouring, this glass mosaic won’t cut your expectations short.

Shattered Mosaic Series available now.

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How much tile do you need? Calculate Your Tile Square Footage [Super Easy How To]

PWF TILE 101 - 2021

How many tiles should I order?

If you're planning to install some tiles, with the help of a pro or not, knowing how much you need and what you'll be spending is very important. Tiles are usually sold not by pieces but by square footage. If you’re planning to install your own tiles or just calculating to budget your materials, here is the super easy way to calculate how much tile you need.
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What you’ll need:

  • Pen
  • Paper
  • Measuring tape
  • Calculator

First, let’s discuss the importance of knowing the square footage of the area you need tiling. Tiles come in different shapes and sizes. With that said, learning how to measure the area and calculating how much tile you need is the first step to achieving what you envision for your space.

tile SF

a = length in feet
b = width in feet

a x b = total FT2

Vendors show the approximate square foot a box of tile would cover. The number of tiles you will be purchasing will depend on the number of boxes you need to cover the area you want tiling.

Measuring an area of your house using “inches” is easier; however, you must convert them to feet.

Conversion – One thing to remember is that units should be consistent. If measuring in inches, you’ll have to divide each measurement by 12 before multiplying to get the square footage.

Formula: 12×12 inches = 144 square inches = 1 square foot
Example: 25×150 inches = 3750 square inches = 3750/144 square inches = 26 ft2

Steps For Square Footage

basic SF

Find length and width with measuring tool.

  • Set one side to be measured as “length”.
  • Place tape measure on one end of the length and extend it to the other end.
  • Record the measurement in inches.
  • Set the other side as “width”.
  • Place tape measure on one end of the length and extend it to the other end.
  • Record the measurement in inches.
  • Apply square footage formula:

Length (inches) X Width (inches) = Area (square inches)
Square inches / 144 = FT2 

For Complex Shapes

Break it down into basic shapes and set a “length” and “width” for each. Proceed to do the steps above.

AB ft2 + CD ft2 = total FT2 

After finding the square foot of each area, add it all together for the total FT2.

Calculating Waste

Calculating waste is a crucial part of ordering tiles. It’s never a bad thing to have more, especially if you’re doing it yourself. Purchasing enough to cover the area of installation and then some to keep someplace as spare is essential. For tile installer amateurs, it is best to be prepared for mistakes and mishaps here and there. Purchasing more materials than what you need is more than okay. If something unexpected happens to your tile in the future, you’ll be glad you have some replacement tiles. The recommended amount of waste purchase is 15% of your total square footage.

In conclusion, the recommended formula for ordering tile is:

Total FT2 + Waste = Amount of Tiles

And that’s it! You are now able to know how much tile you need! Online square footage calculators are available for help in multiplication and conversion.

 

Ref:
5 Steps to Calculate How Much Tile You Need
How to Calculate Square Footage For Tile
Tile Calculation

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5 Fun DIY Room Decor Ideas For Minimalists

PWF DESIGN TRENDS - 2021

Cheap and easy decor DIYs for all the rooms in your home.

Your home is a place where you can be yourself; where you can get creative and let your imagination run free. Customizing rooms in your house can be a family project or a personal one to keep busy and destress. For minimalists, the less the better. Here are 5 fun DIY room decor ideas that doesn’t look like clutter!
01.

ORIGAMI WALL ART

Origami is the art of paper folding often associated with Japanese culture. Thousands of origami practices and styles can be an option for decor. Geometric shapes are a great option if you’re aiming for a focal point in a rather plain background. Cranes, planes and butterflies are also perfect options. Check out this geometric origami DIY.

02.

WOODEN CRATE SHELF

by: themerrythought.com

Repurpose wooden crates in this cost-efficient DIY room decor idea! Paint it or just paint on some wood finish then put them together to turn into a useful shelf. REMEMBER to screw them together properly to avoid any accidents. You can also bolt them into the wall to avoid them from tipping over. Check out this easy DIY.

03.

PLANT HANGER

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This awe-inspiring DIY is an absolute classic. Plant hangers are the perfect small space decor because you can hang them from the ceiling and free up shelf space for other things! Check out this plant hanger DIY.

04.

DIY FLUID PAINTING

by: Mad Art Lab

Tiktok has put this stunning and incredibly easy DIY in the spotlight. Using acrylic paint, canvas and motion, you can achieve this masterpiece in a couple of minutes. Just be sure to have the things you need for an easy clean-up beforehand! Check out this super fun fluid painting DIY.

If you’re looking for wall and floor tiles like this for your remodeling, our Fluid Series is perfect for your unique self.

05.

GEOMETRIC WALL PAINT

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Having accent walls is always a good idea. This super easy DIY home project only needs your paints of choice and painter’s tape. Unleash your creativity with this project. Start your geometric wall journey here.

BONUS

TAPE ART

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If you want an almost-no-commitment accent wall? Try using washi tape for your walls! Create beautiful and minimalistic designs with ease. Check out washi tape wall ideas here.

There you have it! Some quick, easy and fun things to do with family, friends or just by yourself. For bathroom interior inspo, our Top 10+ Bathroom Design Ideas might be what you’re looking for!

 

 

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