You don’t have to wait for the stars to align before you take steps to build the perfect space, and distinctive materials like encaustic cement tile can help you create something specific to your tastes.
With its gentle variations in color, unique texture, absolutely stunning glazed sheen, and singular, handcrafted appearance, white zellige tile is the perfect way to add neutrality without ever having to compromise on style.
Despite its historic, Old World roots, Moroccan cement tile has proven to be a popular, stylish, and practical choice for bathrooms in homes of nearly any style.
Late in 2018, Riad Tile announced that we would be introducing classic Moroccan zellige tiles to our curated repertoire of tiling. Zellige tiles have a reputation for their unique style, vibrant color, and the level of high quality that can only come from artisan crafting, so we knew that they would have some level of […]
Picture this: you’re on your way to get a morning coffee, groggy before a long day of work. You walk into a new coffee shop down the street, prepared for the monotony of white walls and espresso machines. Instead, you see this: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Riad Tile […]
Have you ever tried to create a design and felt uninspired, unsure of what will flow or where to start? Sometimes, it helps to begin with a singular piece or aspect and build out from there, like starting with the colors you want to use. We love unconventional color combinations here at Riad, and today […]
Whether you’re considering completely renovating your bathroom, adding just dash of color to your kitchen, or building a new back patio, nothing is more helpful to you and your project than having a variety of options. You might decide on one style, then something completely different will catch your eye and make you want to […]
Our Moroccan zellige tiles are sourced directly from Morocco and are individually handcrafted by master artisans who have spent their lives perfecting this art form.
Riad Tile’s Norwegian Rose Marble Tile is that rare example of something completely new to the US, and it is swiftly being adopted into a multitude of different homes.
Lately, we’ve been completely enamored with Marble Tile and all the possibilities it creates. From massive, airy kitchens that exude a sense of welcoming to all who enter to delicate accent pieces in small bathrooms to utterly stunning showers, marble tile’s pristine, natural appearance has proven its versatility in the context of modern interior design. […]
Tile can be used to enhance many areas of the home. From kitchens to bathrooms to patios to entryways, we’ve seen our tiles used to add the perfect dose of color and texture in many different settings. However, the area of the home in which we have noticed the most potential for variety and personalization […]
As exciting as a brand new kitchen, bathroom, hallway, or entryway is, the actual renovation process can bring up more mixed emotions. Yes, renovation means you don’t have to look at the faux-granite countertops or cheap wood-panel cabinets anymore, but it also means that you’ll be unable to use that room for awhile. And what […]
From smaller bathrooms that just need a touch of texture to upscale office spaces and lobbies that need something both durable and elegant, terrazzo tile is versatile enough to be used for an incredible variety of purposes.
Zellige tile seems to be on everyone’s mind these days, and for good reason. This glossy, gorgeous handcrafted tile is the perfect complement to a wide variety of different interior design styles and is simply exploding in popularity.
Find out what makes marble subway tile such an excellent choice for the home.
Have you ever seen a bathroom that just amazed you? One that instantly seemed almost impossible to achieve, like something that was designed by an expert exclusively to be photographed? As a supplier of unique varieties of tile, we come across stunning bathrooms pretty frequently. As stylistically diverse as our customers tend to be, the […]
One of the most common and unfortunate interior design misconceptions is that vibrant color has little or no place as prominent, permanent parts of large spaces. While this misconception has real roots in the more lackluster design trends of yesteryear (think pastel walls and shag carpets), the reality is that bold color is often an […]
Real marble has always been considered something of a premium decor item, but marble tiles make this wonderful, natural stone significantly cheaper and easier to install than in the common slab format.
We absolutely love the inimitable style of cement tile. So much so in fact, that we’ve released three brand new patterns just this month!
As marble mosaic tile continues to grow in popularity, more and more people are beginning to experiment with these tiles, creating incredible and unique spaces
With so many people using their unexpected downtime to start new projects around the home, it’s easy to get swept up in the fervor and feel the need to do the same. Seeing the bevy of influencers and friends take on exciting projects can be both encouraging and demoralizing in equal measures. In one moment, […]
Here’s what you need to know about black marble tile before you go sample hunting!
Cement encaustic tile has remained a persistent part of interior decor, appearing in styles as diverse as mid-century modern, bohemian, and art deco.
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Whether the rustic simplicity of zellige or the complex patterns of encaustic tile, designers all over the US are using these handmade tiles in new and exciting ways to create unique and stunning applications in bathrooms, kitchens, hallways, and more. With each passing day, classic handmade tiles are appearing in more and more homes, allowing […]
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While the kitchen backsplash is a common sight in many homes now, it wasn’t always this way. Where did this incredibly practical idea originate?
Explore some of Riad Tile’s latest additions to our marble tile collection.
Over the last few years, interior designers have become increasingly enamored by the potential present in terracotta tile, specifically zellige tiles. From the charming natural color and texture to the astonishing glaze created by the signature process, there’s plenty to love about zellige, and with each passing year, more and more professional interior designers are […]
Marble Mosaic Tile Shop Our Marble Mosaic Tile Marble tile is an exquisite material that adds an element of grace to the home, thriving everywhere from modern kitchens to small guest bathrooms. Thanks to its unique appearance and color, marble tile can fulfill a variety different purposes depending on how and where it is applied. […]
FAQ What is cement tile? Cement tile is a durable pressed tile composed of finely ground Portland cement and natural pigments, which are used to create intricate and hypnotic patterns. How is cement tile made? Cement tiles are made up of 2 or sometimes 3 different layers. The first layer contains the pigmentation and determines […]
For many homeowners, marble is an enticing material that seems suitable for a wide variety of different applications. It’s a gorgeous part of many kitchens, bathrooms, showers, even flooring, and to help maintain its beauty, marble requires specific care to make sure it remains clean and unscathed by debris or dust. Here are a few […]
At Riad Tile, we’re always looking for new opportunities to expand our offerings and new ways to let our craftsmen display their creativity. With this in mind, we at Riad are proud and excited to announce our new Terrazzo Tile.
It’s no secret that we love Zellige. One of our bestselling products, our Zellige tile is handmade in Morocco with generations of expertise and considerable care. We take pride in the fact that our Zellige is ethically sourced and authentically made, especially since there are so many copycats on the market today. That’s why we’re […]
At its best, marble is unmatched in terms of color, style, and even versatility.
You read it right, Riad Tile has a brand new color of zellige tile available, in-stock, and ready to be installed in your home. Here’s a sneak peek of our latest, Unglazed Natural Zellige in 2×6: This new variety of zellige is terracotta tile in its truest, most basic form. It’s deeply textured and rustic, […]
The weather is cooling down, pumpkin spice is abundant, leaves are changing color, and school is back in session. With the return of fall comes the foreshadowing of the holidays and all the entertainment they bring. With several months until the holidays, the perfect time for a home renovation is now. With that in mind, […]
When you choose the decor for your home, chances are, you’re looking for something that will stand out, proudly declaring your sense of style to everyone who enters. Though the temptation to buy something more conventional and play it safe is always present, we at Riad Tile tend to notice that the people who are […]
From full bathroom renos to the addition of half-height backsplashes, this mosaic marble tile has completely established its place in modern interior decor.
Artisan Tile Shop Our Artisan Tile Beautiful Designs That Bring Your Space to Life The process of making cement tile is a challenge that requires as much finesse as it does brawn. The creation of every tile begins with the delicate task of pouring and layering different components that make up cement tile. After the […]
At Riad, we love a little tradition with our tiles. Built according to time-tested practices, our Moroccan Zellige Tiles feature a classic appearance that breathes new life into homes of all styles.
Cement Modern Tile Shop Our Selections of Modern Tile Whether you’re redecorating for a mid-century feel or you’re exploring contemporary home designs, your space can always benefit from some of Riad’s modern, standout designs. We offer a wide variety of modern concrete tile, perfect for complementing a myriad of unique applications. Available in vibrant, lively […]
Patterned Tile Shop Our Striking Patterned Tile Are you interested in adding an extra layer of complexity to your space using intricate patterns, rich coloration, and striking contrast? Riad’s patterned cement tile provides a mesmerizing visual wherever it’s applied, turning almost any room in a stand out space. A perfect blend of high build-quality, durability, […]
Our Cement Tile is Making Waves Our team works extraordinarily hard to make sure each and every tile is up to our high standards, so when we’re acknowledged for our efforts, we’re always incredibly grateful. Simply Grove recently recognized our tile as “the best cement tile around,” noting our affordability as well as our craftsmanship […]
Within the world of interior decoration, flooring occupies a peculiar role. Even when a floor goes completely unnoticed by the average person, it still holds a strong influence on how the rest of the room is decorated. That’s why so many homeowners spring for simple, unremarkable flooring: it’s a safe bet. You can make just […]
For this week’s customer spotlight, we’re looking at our collaboration with The Wax Space, a coworking site located in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas, TX. Garza Interiors designed the Wax Space with synergy and style in mind. Individuals can work together in a peaceful yet energizing environment that uses modern designs, lively plants, and […]
Encaustic tile flooring is the perfect way to make your home stand out and boldly announce your interior decorating vision.
Whether you’re looking to add a subtle accent or transform your bathroom into a breathtaking getaway, the right tiles can bring the magic and awe of the Mediterranean coast to your home. Read on for our favorite Mediterranean-inspired looks and how to make them your own. View this post on Instagram A post […]
Though black may seem like a dramatic and daring interior design choice, it can symbolize elegance and sophistication. And lately, there’s a black tile trend regarding how people bring their kitchens and bathrooms to life. Black walls and floors are simple yet dramatic, often bringing a whole room together. If you’re interested in centering black […]
Over the last few years, cement tile has become more and more common in homes across the US, bringing its unique look to countless bathrooms, kitchens, and patios. Offering bold design and subtle, natural color, it’s no wonder that cement tile has become such a popular addition to the home. But as any interior designer […]
A home is never truly a home without a kitchen; a kitchen is at its best when it has an island for guests. Today’s article looks at kitchen islands and how our tile can accentuate their presence and elevate them to a focal point of the room. Classic Black and White Our first look is […]
Fall is upon us, so it’s time to pull out knit sweaters and cozy pants. It’s also time to start piling wood for restful nights in front of the fireplace. Today we’re focusing on five crackling fireplaces that took our tiles and used them to make something truly unique. #1 First up is […]
As we square our shoulders in preparation for September’s first autumnal chill, we’re looking more and more towards designs that reflect the intimate, eclectic nature of fall. Sunny pastels make way for splashes of cinnamon and gold, dahlias bloom in spaces where peonies were before, and bright, zesty flavors relent to the warm comfort of […]
Zellige Tile Shop Our Curated Selection of Zellige Tiles Zellige Tile is a time-tested art form that features rich coloration, intricate textures, and complete distinctiveness. When it comes to decorating your home, nothing is more challenging than creating a classic look all your own. Crafting your own unique style of home decor is difficult enough, […]
Adding a Splash of Color and Texture to Your Kitchen Make Your Kitchen More Lively and Welcoming with Elegant Cement Tile Within houses of any size, the homiest room is almost always going to be the kitchen. From hosting get-togethers with close friends to cooking holiday meals for the entire family, the kitchen can be […]
Of all the tiling available in the US today, few options are as authentic as Moroccan zellige tiles. There’s no mass-production involved in the creation of these tiles, no shoddy factory workmanship; just simple handcrafting from artisans in Morocco.
This week’s customer spotlight is all about mixing modern lines, retro style, and sweet southern charm. Alyssa Demilio, an interior designer based out of Charleston, South Carolina, specializes in Airbnbs and is the mastermind behind this week’s look. Image Courtesy of The Monroe On Spring You can find this beautiful bathroom in The Monroe On […]
Modern terrazzo can instantly add a ton of natural texture wherever it’s placed, its pebbly appearance instantly evoking Old World cobblestone and bringing authenticity to your home.
What do our zellige, cement, marble, and terrazzo tiles have in common? They were all used to design four swanky and snug cabins in Broken Bow, Oklahoma. With floor-to-ceiling windows, beautiful design from Dallas designer Gilded Heights, and the forest as a backdrop, tiles from all four of our collections fit perfectly into The Cabin […]
Cement Tile for Bathrooms Out of all the rooms in your home, bathrooms face some of the most strain. Whether due to regular use or simply the higher level of moisture in the air, different parts of the bathroom are particularly prone to wear-and-tear. Shower walls can easily become caked with mildew and lose their […]
We’re looking at a kitchen renovation for this week’s customer spotlight that puts all other glow-ups to shame. Last fall, Katherine Thewlis, who runs a Hausmatter Interiors, a design boutique based in Tennessee, updated her kitchen in a vision of burgundy and blush. You might hear “pink kitchen” and balk, but trust us, you need […]
Time and time again, marble tile has proven itself to be ideal for flooring. Durable, versatile, and positively gorgeous, marble tile is the perfect way to add a dose of classic marble to your home with none of the drawbacks of using a full slab.
Terrazzo Tile Shop Our Terrazzo Tile Terrazzo Tile effortlessly marries aesthetic appeal and sturdiness, featuring a fascinating speckled appearance and extremely durable construction. When find the perfect flooring material for your home, you may be faced with the ever-present and frustrating decision between durability and visual appeal. There are many elegant flooring materials that simply […]
ZELLIGE TILE INSTALLATION Printable Installation instructions PDF Zellige Tile Application and Installation Aplicación e Instalación de Azulejos Zellige About Zellige Zellige is a traditional Moroccan tile handcrafted with non-refined natural clay from the Fez region. It is a low-fired terracotta that may be used for all applications, including floor/wall, interior/exterior and water treatments (such as […]
At Riad, one of things we most enjoy is seeing how creative our customers are. From the kitchen to the patio, we’ve seen our tiles used to build spaces that have a completely singular visual style. In seeing our customers creativity on full display, one thing we always notice is how unique and personal a […]
At Riad Tile, we know that bathroom renovations are a labor of love, and this customer spotlight demonstrates that in gorgeous fashion. Discover a bathroom project from The Modern Lodge, a bespoke Airbnb in Lake Arrowhead, CA, by Summer Bellessa and Los Angeles designer Sarah Solis.
Zellige tiles have proven to be an ideal mashup of useful, stylish, and unique.
There are a lot of reasons to love cement tile. Whether you’re entranced by the mesmerizing patterns, in love with the vibrant, organic pigments, or you just enjoy having artisan-crafted materials around your home, cement tile is a great choice for many different spaces. Cement Tile and What It Can Do in Your Home As […]
Tile the back wall, the individual shelves, or all of the above!
Photography by Tim Hirschmann for Architectural Digest | Design by Claire Thomas We can’t get enough of Architectural Digest’s home tours, which take readers for a peek inside the houses of some of the world’s most famous and creative folks. This time we’re lucky enough to step inside the L.A. home of Bryce Dallas Howard, […]
A fantastic bathroom reno from Chrissy Powers
There are no tiles like authentic Moroccan zellige tiles. From the slight color variations to the singular shining glaze, this Moroccan tile is absolutely unique and growing in popularity every single day. A Few of Our Favorite Uses of Zellige this Month https://www.instagram.com/p/CUqbYyes0WC/ This bathroom shows perhaps all the desirable qualities of white zellige tile […]
A contemporary color palette often comprises shades of whites, creams, and occasional greys. We tend to conflate contemporary with clean and clean with austere, unadorned style. But “contemporary” just means “of the moment,” and the moment is changing. Jewel tones have been in the spotlight lately, and we’re supportive of any design that doesn’t shy […]
Fortune favors the bold, and that includes bold design. If you’re like us, your mother may have instilled some fashion rules in you early on. Don’t wear white after labor day, stick to horizontal stripes, and don’t mix silver and gold accessories (to name a few). However, our current design landscape is subverting many of […]
Often, the most challenging part of executing a design is getting it started. That’s why we love the inspiration we can pull from flatlays, where color and texture have space to evolve and play. Today we’re looking at five of our favorite flatlays and exploring all of the design possibilities they bring. #1 […]
Riad’s Marble Tile, new for 2019, is the perfect way to integrate the one-of-a-kind appearance of marble to your home. Our signature marble tile boasts a soft white background gently streaked with both light and dark greys.
Marble Subway Tile Shop Our Marble Subway Tile Finding the perfect material to complement a room’s natural beauty is always a challenge. There is such a fine line between perfection and overkill when choosing interior decorating style, so finding the elusive decor that displays subdued elegance is vital to creating the perfect space. While both […]
Styles and trends can be as frustrating as they are interesting. Some years, home décor trends may lean more toward simplicity while others might show an affinity to ornate designs…
Marble Tile Shop Our Marble Tile Marble tile is one of those rare materials capable of elevating almost any space. From its nearly luminescent appearance to gorgeous veins of color, marble tile provides a level of elegance that is hard to match. As a natural material, marble has a wholly singular set of qualities that […]
Zellige Tile Shop Our Curated Selection of Zellige Tiles Zellige Tile is a variety of glazed terracotta tile originally handmade Morocco. Zellige is kiln-fired over olive branches, giving each tile a unique glaze, color, and texture. No two zellige tiles are exactly alike, so every zellige application ends up being a unique tapestry of vibrant […]
Cement 8×8 Tile Shop Our Handcrafted, Ornate Tile Looking to make a statement in your home? Few décor choices are as bold and dynamic as Riad’s handcrafted 8×8 tile. Refresh your space and make a compelling statement with our cement tile. Our handcrafted tile can make any room more vibrant and are the perfect way […]
Visit Our Display at Flea Style Dallas in Deep Ellum! Compare and contrast all of our handcrafted tile in one place at Flea Style in Deep Ellum. Flea Style is a stunning retail space featuring the finest vintage and handcrafted goods from both local and global artisans. Our display prominently features each and every one […]
Handmade Cement Tile Shop Our Cement Tile What does it take to make a space stand apart, with an appearance wholly unique to you while featuring a combined sense of artistry history? It takes ingenuity, plenty of hard work, and lots of imagination. It takes bold, resilient, vibrant and beautifully handcrafted cement tiles with roots […]
The holidays are almost upon us! With the holiday season comes friends, family, and a lot of food. All of this food and family necessitates a special gathering place. At Riad Concrete Tile, we want to help you with that gathering place. Let’s talk about your kitchen. Building a Comforting Kitchen with Riad A warm, […]
We love to see kitchens live up to their potential. That’s why we at Riad love seeing our cement tiles being used to create kitchen backsplashes.
With so many new ideas and experiments for zellige applications, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with options, so to help you focus on what would look best in your own home, here are a few of our favorite recent zellige applications.
If you want Kacey’s look but don’t have her world-renown pop star budget, keep reading to see how we’d recreate some of our favorite looks.
Cement tile can be as versatile as it is beautiful. In our last blog post we explored how cement tile can be utilized as a timeless accent to save boring bathrooms. But, how else can cement tile be used? As a backsplash of course. Backsplashes are a hot topic in home décor today, and we […]
Even within the most elegantly decorated home, bathrooms tend to take on a character all their own. They can be the dreariest or most outstanding part of any home, with almost everything depending on décor. Though wall colors, updated fixtures, and fancy hand towels all play an important part in ensuring that the bathroom is […]
Photos courtesy of Yoshihiro Makino and Architectural Digest | Design by Roman and Williams and Romanek Design Studio It’s time for another celebrity spotlight here on the Riad Tile Blog, and this time, we’re looking at Gwyneth Paltrow’s elegant new home in Montecito, California. Paltrow’s house is an expert example of mixing contemporary and traditional […]
Cement Tile in Havana Happy belated Tile Tuesday, this week @riadtile are highlighting our “Havana” pattern Cement Tile which is another of our new patterns arriving this February. This tile is pre-sealed, which will save you time and money on installation. All @riadtile Handmade Encaustic.
See how Tina Bousu of Eclectic Twist built an astonishing bathroom with a winning tile combo.
Photos courtesy of Domaine Rocabella and Ben Blackall / © 2022 Focus Features LLC When it first hit our T.V. screens over a decade ago, Downton Abbey captured our hearts with exquisite set design and loveable characters. Now, nearly three years after its latest installment, the British historical drama is back with a stunning backdrop. […]
All images courtesy of Katherine McLaughlin. This week’s customer spotlight will take us through the process of a successful kitchen renovation piece by piece. Katherine McLaughlin, who used our 2”x6” Natural White Zellige on her kitchen backsplash, emailed us about her home project with our Zellige tile. She told how her dream kitchen came to […]
We recently wrote a blog highlighting the magic of an unlikely color combination: green and pink. The way that a soft pink makes verdant areas pop is the perfect way to highlight your green thumb and nature’s magnificence with a playful twist. Our customer spotlight this week is all about the magic that happens when […]
This week we’re bringing you all of the latest trends in tile, starting with our top 5. From unexpected shapes to new uses for Zellige, we’ll ensure no one misses out on these significant tile moments. Read on below for our favorite tile trends from this past week. #1: Marble Penny Rounds We love penny […]
Handmade Concrete Tile Shop Our Concrete Tile What better way to complement your home’s design and décor than through elegant concrete tiling? Concrete tile relies on its natural simplicity to bring out the best in any surrounding, while remaining aesthetically pleasing in its own right. Concrete tile can be used indoors and outdoors in everything […]
Have you ever traveled to the bright shores of Greece and dreamed of taking a bit of it back home? The brilliant blues and whites signature to Greece are intrinsic to our Erizo Blue Tile, making that dream a touch closer to reality. Erizo’s patterns are playful, bright, and a fantastic centerpiece for any room. […]