Do you already know which type of bathroom flooring to choose? Today we separate the best coating tips with the main materials that can be applied in the bathroom area or the toilet.
To have the best result in bathroom decoration, the ideal is to rely on the assistance of an interior decoration professional or architecture to design and choose the materials. For those who are going to build a simpler bathroom, try to harmonize all the materials chosen and take into account the colors of other items such as benches, vats, cabinets, planned cabinets
Types of Bathroom Finishing
At the time of choosing the coating, residents should pay attention to the characteristics of the material, its durability, strength and manufacturer's specifications, especially regarding installation and maintenance. Some materials may not receive certain types of chemicals in cleaning, others need waterproofing so they do not get slippery and so on.
To make your decision easier, we've listed the top bathroom coatings that you can be inspired to when choosing the right one for your design. Check out all the tips with pictures:
The type of ceramic flooring is one of the most popular, ideal for anyone who wants to spend less on the renovation of the house. The material has good resistance and one of its advantages is the wide variety of options that are available in the market, with varied colors and formats. Some of them are made in a handmade way, presenting textures that refer to materials such as wood and other stones. Because they are sold in separate pieces, their pagination can be worked with different colors.
As a low-cost item, it can be changed more easily. It is important to note the strength of the material (PEI) at the time of purchase, it should be greater than 3 for bathroom areas.
As a disadvantage, the ceramic is slippery and must be dry to prevent accidents. An alternative is the application of chemicals to make it slip.
Porcelain tile bathroom flooring
With higher price in relation to ceramics, porcelain tile is a more noble option of coating, much more resistant and less slippery, with little water absorption. In the market, they can be found with varied textures, according to the manufacturer. Some of them imitate the wood, according to the example above. In addition to the cost of purchasing the material, the installation requires skilled labor.
The porcelain tiles are usually slippery and smooth (polished), the models suitable for bathrooms have anti-slip properties, as well as for external areas, of the rustic type.
Hydraulic tile bathroom tile
O hydraulic tile is the right bet for anyone who wants an air of nostalgia in the decoration. Some have features more geared towards the retro decor style than other models. Choose what suits you best and that matches the proposal, in this case, all care is little so that the composition remains in harmony with the other materials, since the tile has striking colors and designs. Another detail is in relation to the installation, because they are seated with dry joint, there is no spacing between the pieces.
In addition to glass, tablets can be found in ceramics, metal, glass and stainless steel. It is a versatile coating for wet area of the bathroom, with different materials and colors: the options found in the market are immense. However, it is necessary to combine good taste when choosing the locations to apply this coating. On the floor, they can wear out over time by the fall of an object or metal item.
Marble or granite counter tops
The marble and granite are one of the most noble and cost-effective options on the market. However, it is the option with more refinement, sophistication and luxury. The stone can be applied either to benches, floors or walls. Because it is a natural stone, its finish is unique. In the installation, it is also virtually impossible to repair the joint between one piece and another. In conservation however, it should be noted that the stone absorbs fats and other liquids, so waterproofing is highly recommended.
Small and simple bathroom flooring
For those who need to decorate a small bathroom, the recommendation is that the coatings have light and neutral colors, as well as all the decoration, highlighting the amplitude of the environment. The choice of color in the coating may appear in some detail as a range of tablets in the box or on one of the walls.
More photos of bathrooms with different linings
Now that you already know the major types of bathroom floor coverings, check out a few more decor references with different liners to get inspired. Check out:
Picture 1 - Bathroom with porcelain tile.
In this bathroom design with neutral decoration, the floor receives a light porcelain tile with wide pieces and white grout.
Picture 2 - Bathroom with coating of tablets and tiles.
This proposal can be followed for those who prefer to make a mix of materials. As blue is the focal color of this decoration proposal, ceramic tiles were installed on the floor with light grout. On the wall above the workbench, a set of pellets with color hues.
Picture 3 - Bathroom with pellet coating.
A beautiful design that joins the ceramic floor with the inserts on the wall. Here, the set of tablets follows with copper colors, leaving the environment with a noble and modern appearance.
Picture 4 - Bathroom with ceramic flooring.
Picture 5 - Bathroom with standardized finish.
Picture 6 - Bathroom with coating of tablets.
In this project, the shades of blue were the main choice and the bathroom receives the coating of blue patterned tablets on a wall and a mix of blue and green tablets on the wall. bathtub .
Image 7 - Bathroom tile with 3D ceramic.
The tiles with 3D effect are another trend in decoration. Want to create a special and striking effect on your bathroom proposal? Use this stylish option as an example.
Image 8 - Bathroom coat with inserts.
For a feminine touch, this design uses the pink inserts in the box area to leave the room with the resident's face.
Picture 9 - Bathroom tiles with white ceramics.
In this proposal, the bathroom receives the floor with ceramics with shades of gray and on the wall, all in white color! A project to break the visual minimalist, a small decoration item in salmon color was inserted.
Picture 10 - Bathroom with tiles and porcelanatos.
Image 11 - A female proposal with pink ceramics.
For a feminine jovial bathroom, the choice was for the pink coating with dark gray grout to give contrast to the composition with the coating.
Picture 12 - Bathroom with rectangular inserts.
In addition to the classic square shape, the inserts can be found with rectangular shapes, as shown in this proposal that uses the blue color on the floor and the wall.
Picture 13 - Bathroom tiles with subway tiles.
The subway tiles are trend in interior decoration, this bathroom uses the white model to coat the bathroom walls with style.
Image 14 - Porcelain tile bathroom flooring that mimics the burnt cement.
As we saw earlier, porcelain tiles may have finish details that mimic a particular material, this proposal has the cement finish burnt in the composition.
Picture 15 - Bathroom with floor of hexagonal tablets.
This is another trend of coatings, hexagonal inserts are found in several sizes. This proposal uses a small model for the bathroom floor.
Picture 16 - Bathroom with marble flooring.
In this proposal, the marble was used to coat the inside of the box, on the walls and on the floor.
Image 17 - Porcelain tile that imitates wood.
The porcelain tile that mimics the wood is water resistant and can be applied in wet areas. Perfect for anyone who wants to finish the wood without having to use the material, which requires special care and is not the best option for this place.
Picture 18 - Bathroom coat with lozenges.
A popular idea is to use pads on a bathroom strip, following a clipping with the other coatings. This bathroom follows this proposal and still has a niche wall for bath items.
Image 19 - Bathroom tile with hydraulic tile.
Image 20 - Bathroom finish with granite.
Granite can be applied in just one bathroom area, countertop and a strip on the wall, as shown in this interior design. The bathroom also has a support tub, cabinet, mirror and niches.
We hope to have helped you to visualize the main bathroom coatings and have made your choice of decoration easier!