Decorating With TileBook - 2000 | 1st ed.
Creative Homeowner Pr
Decorating with Tile is the homeowner's guide to the many possibilities of tile. The book gives a brief look at the history of tile because it has ancient practical and decorative applications.Decorating with Tile also presents different types, styles, designs, and makers of tile through to present day. Readers will appreciate why tile is still an ideal decorating material for today's homes. Through beautiful four-color photos, they will not only be able to see many examples of various tiles, which will help with their decorating decisions, but will also learn how to choose the right type of tile for interior or exterior use. Kitchens and baths, the two most common rooms where a homeowner installs tile, are discussed in individual chapters. One-of-a-kind handmade and hand-painted craft tiles, both very popular and sought after in today's market, are also presented as a creative option in design and decorating. A final section provides helpful tips for successful planning. A glossary of tile terms and information on maintaining and cleaning tile are also included.
Explores the many design and style possibilities of tile for both interior and exterior decorating projects. More than 240 color photographs.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Creative Homeowner, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 175 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.