Using small format hexagonal tiles


Here at Tiles 2 Go, we are Preston’s leading tiling experts. And we help homeowners and property developers make the right tiling choices, day after day. As a result, we have produced this guide to everything you should know about using small format hexagonal tiles.

What are the options for using small format hexagonal tiles?

Small format hexagonal tiles can be an impressive visual feature in any home or property. To get the most out of this design feature you should consider:

  • Creating a tiling feature- small format hexagonal tiles can make a stunning tiling feature. From a feature wall with contrasting grout and tile colour, to a kitchen or bathroom splashback feature. This tiling option can also be very effective for shower enclosures where the smaller tiles will add more friction for increased safety, as well as attract attention to create a stunning feature.
  • Wall tiling- small format hexagonal tiles can be very effective for wall tiling option in any part of your home, especially smaller or narrower spaces like the hallway. The small nature of the tiles means that attention will be drawn to the tiling feature and the effect can be a great addition to any contemporary or traditional space.
  • Combining colours- when using small format hexagonal tiles you should consider combining colours. From using different coloured tiles together, to using a contrasting grout colour, there are a number of options available. Using different shades of the same colour can be a great option for a subtle tiling hint that will attract attention. While using different colours can create a bolder more obvious statement. A contrasting gout colour on the other hand will attract attention to the shape of the tiles, creating a honeycombe effect.

For more information or advice, get in touch with the experts today, here at Tiles 2 Go.