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Elevate Your Renovation Game With These Top Tiling Tips

Layla Sawyer

Taking your first steps into the world of home renovation is exciting and overwhelming all at the same time  Every choice, every detail and every texture plays a huge role in creating a beautiful space. In this journey, tiles can be a very core part of the transformation of your space. At TileCloud, we've been privileged to be a part of countless journeys, seeing first-hand how transformative the right tile choice can be. Let's go on a deep dive where we’ll show you how to elevate your renovation game.

1. Strategic Tile Choices: The Cornerstone of Successful Renovations

Versatility at Its Best

From bathrooms to patios, tiles offer versatile solutions for every space. With a huge range of designs, textures and materials available, the possibilities are truly endless. Whether you're looking for the charm of terrazzo-look tiles or the inherent luxury of marble-look tiles, there's something for every taste.

Terrazzo Tile Bathroom and Shower
Paddington Mixed Terrazzo Look Tile - Image by @j.c.d.electrical

Durability and Longevity

Tiles, especially porcelain and ceramic, are known for their durability. They resist wear and tear, chipping and scratching, ensuring that they remain pristine for years. This longevity means you can enjoy the beauty of your tiles without frequent replacements.

A Smarter Low-Maintenance Choice

As well as being tough as nails, quality tiles offer a more low-maintenance cleaning schedule. A simple sweep and gentle wipe (or mop) is all it takes to keep them looking brand-new. Thanks to their non-porous surface, tiles are impervious to spills and stains — perfect for folks with kids or pets.  

2. Aesthetic Meets Function: The Perfect Marriage

Elevating Aesthetics: Crafting Visual Narratives

Every tile gives you the chance to express yourself and your sense of style — the patterns, textures and colours blend to tell a story. From calming, serene blues to the rustic earthy tones that ground a space, tiles have the power to set moods and tell stories.

The Sensory Experience: Tiles Beyond the Visual

While tiles are primarily visual elements, their impact is multi-sensory. Things like the cool touch of a ceramic tile underfoot on a hot day or the slight texture of a stone-look tile against your palm all contribute to the overall experience of a space. By choosing the right tiles, you can craft spaces that are not just visually appealing but also rich in sensory experiences.

Easy Maintenance, Happy Homeowners

One of the biggest perks of choosing the right tiles is the ease of maintenance. Today's tiles, especially the ones at TileCloud, are designed to withstand the test of time, all while retaining their charm. Our tiles are forged with strong materials like ceramic and porcelain, then treated to create a non-porous surface — that means no scratches or stains to deal with down the road. 

Functionality at the Forefront: Allergy-Friendly Spaces

In today's fast-paced world, functionality is paramount — and our stunning selection of modern tiles champion this cause. Our designs ensure easy maintenance, requiring nothing more than a simple wipe-down to retain their look. Tiles are also great for those with allergies. Their hard, smooth surfaces don't trap allergens like dust mites, pollen or pet dander, so you can enjoy breathing cleaner, healthier air indoors.

Tile bathroom with white wall tiles and grey floor tiles
Sydney Matte Grey Stone Look Tile and Newport Matte Square & Subway Pattern Tile

3. Boosting Property Value: The Icing on the Cake

A Wise Investment 

Renovations are often seen as investments, and rightly so. A well-renovated space can significantly boost the value of a property. And what plays a crucial role in this? You guessed it - tiles! A well-tiled bathroom or kitchen can be a major selling point, enticing potential buyers with the promise of durability and style.

Timeless Appeal

Trends come and go, but tiles, especially the classic ones, have a timeless appeal. Whether it's the evergreen subway tiles or the vintage charm of encaustic-look tiles, the right tile choices ensure that your space never goes out of style.

Trust Australia’s Tile Experts

Your home is a reflection of your personality, and every choice you make adds a chapter to its story. At TileCloud, we're passionate about helping you craft the perfect narrative. Our range ensures that you find the perfect tile that resonates with your vision.

From the latest trends to timeless classics, we have something for every palette and preference. And the best part? Our hassle-free sampling process allows you to experience the tiles before making a decision. So why wait? Dive into our extensive tile collections and embark on a journey of transformation.


Layla Sawyer
Layla is a creative at heart, with an Advanced Diploma in Interior Design and being the Senior Marketing and Ecommerce Coordinator here at TileCloud she has a passion for staying up to date with the latest trends within the industry. Known for going down a rabbit hole on Pinterest and being a sucker for a good mood board to kick off any project.