Design Techniques for Mosaic-Decorated Ceramic Tiles

Subtle Mosaics Tiles Decor for Kitchen and Bathroom

The Mosaic color in the kitchen and bathroom space should not be too strong and jump, otherwise it will feel depressed. The Mosaic tile laid in the bathroom should choose a calm and peaceful color, not a large piece of strong contrast color.

For the bathroom, first of all, the dry and wet areas should be reasonably divided, and then the wall of the "dry area" of the bathroom uses a Mosaic puzzle to enhance the three-dimensional sense of the wall; The "wet area" is better to use moisture-proof wallpaper or waterproof paint according to its use characteristics.

Mosaics Tiles Decor for Minimalist Furniture

In the bedroom, living room, dining room and other areas, Mosaic is also becoming the new favorite of the background wall decoration. In terms of patterns, nature, flowers and birds, animal shapes, and abstract artistic shapes can be collaged.

It should be noted that if a large area of Mosaic pattern is selected as a model, then the furniture selection should be as simple and bright as possible to prevent visual confusion.

Common Dimensions of Mosaics Decor Tile

The size of each small piece of Mosaic is more common with length and width of 2.5 cm, and there are also manufacturers to provide a length and width of 2 cm, and the size of a joint is usually 30 cm long × 30 cm wide; Thickness is divided into 4 mm or 8 mm two, some manufacturers can customize the special thickness of the Mosaic according to demand.

For Mosaic, the factory will provide construction drawings, for cost-saving consumers can also ask manufacturers to provide door-to-door guidance, and by the consumer's own decoration workers for paving.

Steps for Mosaics Decor Tile Installation

  • Surface Preparation: Ensure a clean surface, leaving a gap approximately 3 millimeters deeper than the mosaic thickness.

  • Dry Layout: Before installation, perform a dry layout according to the construction diagram, especially for large areas, combining the mosaic sheets based on a numbering system.

  • Installation: Apply a specialized adhesive evenly on the base, with an ideal thickness of 2 millimeters. Align mosaic sheets with the joints, placing them on the adhesive. Use a flat wooden board on the mosaic surface, tapping evenly with a rubber mallet to ensure a secure bond.

  • Grouting: Once the moisture has dried to an appropriate level, and the initial strength is achieved, use a wooden or rubber trowel to fill the mosaic joints with grout. After completing the grouting, and when the moisture has dried to an appropriate level with initial strength, proceed to cleaning.