Many designers use gauged porcelain tile panels/slabs to create a wallpapered look, as the minimal and unobtrusive grout lines create the illusion of wallpaper, but with all the benefits of ceramic tile and none of the maintenance issues of wallpaper. To create a wallpapered look, designers often choose gauged porcelain tile panels/slabs with creative patterns.

Large-format tiles are also perfect for minimalist spaces, which favor clean surfaces uncluttered by grout lines and other visual interruptions.

Gauged porcelain tile panels/slabs are functionally versatile, suitable for not only walls and flooring, but also countertops, cabinet facings, and furniture surfaces both indoors and out. Advances in technology enable manufacturers to create these large-format tiles in wood, marble, and stone looks as well as all of the looks you see below.

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Glossy Dining Room Tile

The world is your oyster (just look out the window), and this glossy tiled floor is your pearl — a rare beauty you’ll certainly admire every day. But unlike actual pearls, ceramic tile isn’t fragile. You can rely on ceramic tile’s durability to withstand the test of time, resisting scratches, stains, and water. Now that’s…