Ceramic tiles for external places are a very used choice since many centuries ago, thanks to its technical advantages and to its versatility in design terms. Beyond that, it is very cheap as well. In this article we will tell you some tips you must know about its use and its installation.
The simplest option when using these ceramic tiles for external places is choosing regular units and setting them in a uniform way all around the terrace or the backyard. However, if you want to do something original aesthetically, you can try different sizes, colours and designs: flowery decorations never go out of style, the same like geometrical compositions. Regarding to the colours, brown hues are always interesting, although bright and earth-inspired hues always offer nice results.
Another interesting thing is that if you choose different colours and designs, you can also delimit different external spaces: the barbecue space can have its own style, while the dining room and the playground can adopt other decorations.photo credit: reformasblog.com via photopin cc
Non-skid surfaces on ceramic tiles for external places
If you have decided to install ceramic tiles in external places, it’s interesting choosing a non-skid surface on them. In certain cases, a slightly rugged surface is enough to prevent slips and falls. This effect can be very gentle and elegant as well.
We recommend you to ask for the help of an expert to install your ceramic tiles on external places, as their properties and the type of the ground could cause fissures and a poor adherence due to the low water absorption of certain models. Anyway, if these tiles are installed following all the technical rules, the result will be always surprising, useful and nice.