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May 2016

Spanish Tiles Create Vibrant Patterns for a Kitchen Backsplash

Spanish Tile Brings Style to Home
Spanish tile creates a dramatic focal point.
Shown: Spanish Alcala 6"x6" in Olive Green, Tan, and Brown

Avente's collection of Spanish tiles come in vibrant colors with versatile formats that create spectacular patterns when grouped together for a kitchen backsplash. Our Spanish tile collection creates a timeless look. It looks best with natural stone, unglazed bisque or hand-painted field tile. The tile patterns and colors are inspired by Spanish and Portuguese designs that have weathered the ages to create classic looks that are still relevant and fresh today.

Portuguese tiles provide Old World charm in in this kitchen.
Portuguese tiles provide Old World charm for this kitchen.
Shown: Portuguese Oporto 4"x4"

You will see the hand of the artist - including brush strokes and color variation - in each Spanish tile we sell. Each line is slightly different in style and design. However, you will always find magnificent Spanish tile patterns that include borders, corners, large decorative tiles and smaller accent pieces. With so many options, the lines are easy to use, versatile, and full of vibrant colors.

Spanish Tile Patterns from our Barcelona line have a Mediterranean Feel
Brightly colored Spanish tile patterns from our Barcelona line create a Mediterranean feel.
Shown: Barcelona San Jose Quarter Design 6"x6"

Learn more about Spanish tile at our Spanish Tile Design Center. Our Spanish Tile Design Center guides you through the different styles and options of Spanish tiles that we offer. Allowing you to create a unique design based on your requirements. The historical Spanish patterns, colors and formats make the collection perfectly suited for any decorative surface where a pop of color or pattern is needed. Looking for inspiration or ideas? Be inspired and browse our selection of decorative Spanish tiles design ideas before embarking upon your upcoming renovation, redesign or new construction project.

An Illustrated Guide on How to Install Cement Tiles

How to Install Cement Tile Installing cement tiles is a simple process, but it must be done with care, thought, and above all some planning. Because each cement tile is individually handmade you will find slight variations in the thickness, shape, and color. Whether you are a DIYer or a professional installer, here's our guidance on how to install cement tile with pictures to help you understand each step.

In-Stock Cement Tile

Here's what hot, in-stock and ready to ship now! These in-stock patterns move fast, so don't delay! Place your order today.

Badajoz A cement tile
1039 sq. ft.
2390 pieces

Badajoz A
8" x 8"

Normandy A cement tile
2565 sq. ft.
5900 pieces

Normandy A
8" x 8"

Circles #1 cement tile
87 sq. ft.
200 pieces

Circles #1
8" x 8"

Tania Marmolejo Jardin 3A cement tile
235 sq. ft.
352 pieces

Jardin 3A
10" x 10"

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