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New Heights: Counter-to-Ceiling Tile

Posted by: Kali • Nov 15

New Heights: Counter-to-Ceiling Tile

In a perfect world, we'd all have higher ceilings and breakfast in bed. Thankfully with us, you can have at least one of those things--by extending your tile installation from the countertop to the ceiling, you can help to visually add extra height to your space without having to pull out the sledgehammer.

Want to see the difference counter-to-ceiling tile can make? We've gathered the installations that we--dare we say it--really look up to. 

1. Heightened Hues

We love tile installations that don't skimp on color. Counter-to-ceiling tile in a bold accent color not only adds height--it showcases your   


Fireclay Tile Inspiration Gallery: Mid-Century Modern Love


Tile Shown: 2x8 in Fluorite

This labor of love turned out to be a mid-century masterpiece, thanks to Robert Maurer's expert eye for color and interior design (and a little help from Design Consultant Tiffannie White).


Firecaly Tile Inspiration Gallery: At Home with Chaine Homme

Tile Shown: Chaine Homme in Slate Blue

Interior designer Becca Stephens and architect Jen Hill collaborated on this cozily eclectic kitchen featuring our Chaine Homme tile in Slate Blue.

Fireclay Tile Inspiration Gallery: Jana Bek's Caifornia Cool Kitchen

Tile Shown: 3x6 in Kiwi 

The kitchen of interior designer Jana Bek reaches new heights with a counter-to-ceiling tile backsplash in Kiwi, its fresh hue infusing plenty of California-cool flair. 

2. Expansive Neutrals

Counter-to-ceiling installations also gives neutrals extra impact without sacrificing their timeless appeal. Plus, you can pair it with an endless array of pattern possibilities.  


Fireclay Tile Inspiration Gallery: Ceres Brick Kitchen Backsplash


Glazed Thin Brick Shown: Ceres

This kitchen's seamless blend of craftsman and contemporary style is served best by a counter-to-ceiling Glazed Thin Brick backsplash in Ceres.  


Fireclay Tile Blog: House Beautiful Kitchen of the Year 2017


Glazed Thin Brick Shown: Meteorite

In the 10th annual House Beautiful Kitchen of the Year, our Glazed Thin Brick in Meteorite takes the stage with Designer Jon De La Cruz's bold take on the offset pattern.

3. The Ultimate Wall Art 

Forget frames--our Handpainted Tile can give your next counter-to-ceiling tile installation a whole new meaning. 


Fireclay Tile Inspiration Gallery: Victorian Home Makeover feat. Sunset Magazine


Handpainted Tile Shown: Winter Mountain in Neutral Motif

With the help of interior designer Lynn K. Leonidas and our custom Color-It! Tool, Sunset Magazine Editor-in-Chief Irene Edwards transforms her 1878 Victorian kitchen into a storied retreat.


Fireclay Tile Inspiration Gallery: Secret Agent PR's Revamped Office Kitchen


Handpainted Tile Shown: Old Cairo in Black and White Motif

Interior Stylist and award-winning blogger Kirsten Grove uses our Old Cairo in a Black and White Motif to amp up this eclectic LA office kitchen.

Ready to reach new heights? Order color samples online now or have a go with our Color-It Tool in the pattern of your choice! Need some help? Simply call, chat or fill out our Design Assistance Form and one of our talented Design Consultants will get back to you shortly.

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