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plain tile

A flat rectangular roofing tile of concrete or burnt clay; each tile has two projecting nibs for hanging the tile from battens.
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The range also includes floor tiles, plain tiles and other textured designs, including Conran Linea Point Decor wall tiles, which have an unusual finish like droplets of water.
If you don't fancy wall-towall texture, choose mostly plain tiles and textured ones for a feature wall or strip - where the shower is, for example.
This is one building with three floors, attic, hipped roof, covering baked plain tiles on wooden laths and a basement.
Create your own patterns with different coloured tiles, or a range of plain tiles could move from dark tones at the bottom to lighter tones at the top.
Combining patterned and plain tiles is a great way to create more intimacy in a large room.
Smaller, select stores are opting for a more decorative look with colored tiles with an embossed appearance, while big-box brand stores are opting for the simple white plain tiles.
Cladding has evolved to offer a wide range of finishes and looks from the traditional sparkle and plain tiles through to tile, metallic and stone effect finishes.
Less is more, she says, so subtle details will work well, such as a border of gold to enliven a wall of plain tiles, gilded taps or a gold mirror.
Use plain tiles then add a splashback in a decorative design.
The collection is split in to three design groups each with co-ordinating plain tiles and mosaics -- 'Geometrics' combine both pattern and colour for maximum effect to bring character to any interior scheme; 'Filigree' features intertwining scrolls, knots and plaited borders for an elaborate design whilst 'Ornamental' are highly-decorative tiles inspired by nature, with interweaving floral motifs, rich colour ways and gold leaf adornment bringing a lavish look to any scheme.
Rocell originally created plain tiles and speckled tiles with either a matt or light transparent glazed finish.
If you're strapped for cash, opt for a simple bathroom with classic white sanitary ware and plain tiles -that way it will never date.