Tile is a classic and grounding force in any kitchen, the key is pairing it with other materials for a flawlessly blended textural look that draws the eye and excites the senses. Stainless steel is a trend that is here to stay–from sleek appliances to non-porous and easy to clean countertops, stainless steel's cool industrial vibe is tempered by the organic beauty of ceramic tile. To help you use these two materials together we put together a list of our 5 favorite ways to pair tile with stainless steel.
1.) Stainless steel cabinets and tile
Un-fussy stainless steel cabinetry generates a smooth industrial shine. Add a classic white subway tile backsplash and that touch of cool sophistication is cozied up to perfection.
2.) Stainless steel countertops and tile
Stainless steel countertops can add a little kick to a kitchen with more traditional styling. To get the look of the kitchen below specify EDGE in Halite or Feldspar. EDGE brings a large-format modern look to the timeless craft of handmade tile.
3.) Stainless steel kitchen islands and tile
Inject a little bit of that industrial feel into your own space with a stainless steel island paired with our classic glazed Thin Brick. Choose from 24 lead free glazes that bring out the beautiful texture of the brick–You will find everything from contemporary neutrals to saturated splashes of color.Brick Color Shown: Cotton
4.) Stainless steel shelving and tile
Sticking to a budget? Add a just a touch of stainless by blending classic 3 x 6 subway tile backsplash with modern open shelving.
5.) Stainless steel fixtures and tile
Updating plumbing fixtures and adding ceramic moldings brings a refined elegance to even the smallest spaces. Attention to every detail is the key to a loved home.