Pack a powerful design into a compact space using ceramic tile in your powder room.



  1. Waterproof installation system in case of a leaky toilet or sink
  2. Resistant to the growth of mold, mildew, and bacteria
  3. Quick to clean in a pinch
  4. Ability to create impressive designs in a small space


Freshen up your powder room with the benefits of ceramic tile.

A powder room is a small space where you can dazzle your guests in a big way. Though limited in size, powder rooms (or half baths) give you the perfect opportunity to appreciate the many options and benefits of designing with ceramic tile.

For a busy household, the powder room can be the most used bathroom in the home and should be designed to withstand years of frequent use. Ceramic tile is one of the most durable surface options available, as it is resistant to staining, scratching, chipping, denting, and fading. Whether your powder room is in constant use by family and friends or is a seldom-used addition, ceramic tile provides slip-resistant options and a waterproof installation system— important considerations for any area exposed to wet conditions.

Ceramic tile’s low maintenance and easy cleanability is one of its best advantages for a powder room. You always want the powder room hygienic and prepared for guests. Materials that can be cleaned in a pinch help you welcome guests with ease. In most cases, water is all it takes to clean ceramic tile surfaces and for tougher messes, ceramic tile withstands cleansers (including bleach) without fading. Ceramic tile is also naturally resistant to the growth of mold, mildew, and bacteria.

The small size of a powder room can reap the benefits of big design inspiration. Take the opportunity of small square footage and the variety of ceramic tile designs to indulge your creative instincts. Perhaps go a bit bolder than you would in a larger room. Or, designate the powder room to pay homage to your favorite color or to compliment your favorite travel destination or hobby.

Ceramic tile’s broad array of colors, textures, sizes, layout patterns, and styles provide a palette for a powder room that reflects your individual style. From large-format porcelain tile slabs to intricate mosaics, ceramic tile has a style to coordinate with the rest of your home’s décor and that will help you fulfill your vision (big or small)!

For inspiration on how ceramic tile can help you design your ultimate powder room, browse our Pinterest ideas.


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