CEMENT AND TERRAZZO TILE INSTALLATION Printable Installation instructions PDF Cement Tile Application and Installation Aplicación e Instalación de Baldosas de Cemento Color & Sizes Cement tiles are handmade with natural materials and pigments. The size, shape and color does have some variation, which is what makes cement tile so unique and beautiful. Install tiles randomly […]
Whether it’s as an accent, a showstopper, a furnishing, or fashion accessory, the year of the pearl is upon us.
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 […]
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 […]
1. Black backsplashes We love a sleek, white backsplash just as much as the next tile enthusiast, but this summer, we’re back in black. Take at some of our favorite backsplash looks below. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Riad Tile (@riadtile) This kitchen by Jill White Designs emulates the […]
INSTALLATION Riad Tile will last for decades when installed properly. These installation notes are basic guidelines, every project is different, so please consider consulting a professional contractor with prior experience installing handmade tiles. Riad Tile will not be held responsible for errors or any problems due to installation. Cement and Terrazzo Installation Zellige Installation Marble […]
MARBLE TILE INSTALLATION Printable Installation instructions PDF Marble Tile Application and Installation Aplicación e Instalación de Baldosas de Mármol Installation We recommend using an installer that is experienced with natural stone installation. Riad Tile can’t be held responsible for tiles that have already been installed. Upon receiving your tiles, carefully inspect your order, keeping in […]
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 […]
It’s time for another customer spotlight on the Riad Tile blog, and this week we’re looking at one of our all-time favorite showers. This arched masterpiece by Brodie Jenkins uses our 2”x6” Natural White Zellige tiles and is one of the most liked designs on our Instagram. You can find this stunning storybook house in […]
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 […]
Here’s a look at how you can incorporate this lush and stately style into your space.
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 […]
Marble tile is a dynamic and impressive component of interior design. Choosing the right tile is just as crucial as picking the perfect sink and tub. Marble tiling can be an eye-catching centerpiece or play a supporting role. Here are our favorite bathrooms that blow us away with their marble tiles. 1. Tuft & Trim […]
While the term “modern” often gets thrown around regarding contemporary or sleek design, the modern design period occurred in the first two-thirds of the twentieth century. Modern design and midcentury modern design after it are what we commonly consider retro style—characterized by clean lines, intense accent colors, and lively textures. We’re here to confirm that […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
The bedroom is where we spend a third of our lives, but the bathroom often seems like a close second. Why not make it a place you enjoy? Today we’re highlighting five bathrooms that bring a unique style to modern homes: arches. We’re dedicating this moment to one of our favorite things by showing you […]
At Riad, we haven’t been shy about our love for Architectural Digest celebrity features. It’s not every day you get to peek behind the curtain of an A-list designer’s work, and we relish every chance we can get. But there are more than just celebrities featured in AD, and today we’re going to take a […]
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 […]
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.
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. […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
Marble tile with pink and grey is swiftly becoming the order of the day for ambitious designers across the US. This type of tile, known as Norwegian Rose, is perfect for all sorts of different homes and situations, but it is also an ideal choice for designers who want to think outside the box a […]
At its best, marble is unmatched in terms of color, style, and even versatility.
Tile the back wall, the individual shelves, or all of the above!
As temperatures cool down for fall, we’re looking ahead at all the tile trends that signal the changing seasons and the emergence of the holidays. But what fits between piña coladas and peppermint hot chocolate? Or, more aptly, between open windows spilling in sunlight and shuttered doors warding out the cold? One trend bridges the […]
It’s September, and as temperatures fall along with the changing leaves, it’s time to style our interiors to reflect the autumnal outdoors. But fall style doesn’t always mean burnt orange accents and piles of gourds. Read on for our top 5 tile trends of the month, which conjure coziness and pared-back elegance simultaneously. #1: Pair […]
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. […]
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.
As much as we love all of our offerings, we’ll always hold a special place in our hearts for cement tiles. The first style of tile that we offered, cement tile’s exciting patterns, hand-blended colors, and durability worked together to drive its popularity, leading to countless new uses of vibrant patterned tile. Soft Colors and […]
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.
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 […]
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.
For this week’s customer spotlight, we’re looking at this bathroom design by Loom + Kiln founder Hannah Loumeau Leonard. This stunning look features our 2×6 Blush Zellige on the walls and is transporting us to the opulent palaces and lush gardens of Marrakech. Take a look below: View this post on Instagram A […]
Summer is officially here, so it’s time to swoon over charming patios and outdoor spaces that leave us asking why we’d ever spend time inside. Eventually, we remember air conditioning, but until then, we’re ready to bask in outdoor oases beyond our brightest dreams: cue this week’s customer spotlight, a stunning terrace styled by Homme […]
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 […]
Ever since Riad Tile unveiled our marble tile in late 2018, we’ve been amazed by the stunning applications created by our customers. From bright, lively bathrooms to stunning kitchens that positively exude luminescence…
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 […]
Moroccan zellige offers something that can be very difficult to find even in the diverse cornucopia of today’s interior design market: authenticity.
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 […]
As zellige tile continues to grow in popularity, many people who are new to the charms of this particular tile wonder how they can fit something as unique as handcrafted terracotta tile in their own design vision. After all, traditional Moroccan tile can seem an odd choice for the average home in the US. Make […]
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
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Explore some of Riad Tile’s latest additions to our marble tile collection.
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.
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 […]
Terrazzo tile has long been a popular choice for people who want to add a dose of natural texture to their homes. Evoking the image of cobblestone streets, terrazzo tile uses pebbles and stones dispersed throughout a monochromatic background to create a signature look that can only be described as unique. Though cheaper versions of […]
There’s nothing better in the heart of summer than rinsing off in an outdoor shower as a reprieve from the midday heat. Whether you live by the beach and need a way to get rid of persistent sand or are far from the ocean but need a cool rinse after time outside, an outdoor shower […]
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 […]
With its unique look and rustic charm, it’s no surprise that zellige tile is popping up all over the US in all sorts of different homes and settings. Zellige tile has moved far beyond trend and is now among the most popular glazed tiles for home renos. Leading much of that charge is white zellige […]
Many designers are taking the opportunity to try out different orientations and settings with their zellige, creating some really fascinating applications!
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 […]
From full bathroom renos to the addition of half-height backsplashes, this mosaic marble tile has completely established its place in modern interior decor.
Zellige tiles have proven to be an ideal mashup of useful, stylish, and unique.
Lowest Priced Marble Tile Riad is your home for elegant, high-quality Marble Tile at low prices. Our Marble Tiles are made from carefully selected marble and honed to absolute perfection. Liven up your home with the elegance and luster from Riad Tile’s marble tile. Marble Tiles can be installed in a wide variety of settings, […]
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 […]
Lowest Priced Cement Tile Riad is your home for $4/tile Cement Tile. Our Cement Tiles are all Handmade by craftsman who specialize in the art of making beautiful Cement Tile. Liven up your home with the deep colors and mesmerizing patterns from Riad Tile. Cement Tiles can be installed to almost any indoor or outdoor […]
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Lowest Priced Cement Tile in DFW Riad Tile is Dallas-Fort Worth’s home for $4/tile Cement Tile. Our Cement Tiles are all handmade by craftsman who have mastered the art of making beautiful Cement Tile. Liven up your home with the deep colors and mesmerizing patterns from Riad Tile. Cement Tiles can be installed to almost […]
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 […]
Beautiful, Functional, Affordable: Cement Tiles Cement tile is beautiful and practical. Slip-resistant and easy-to-clean, it is also perfect for the kitchen or children’s bathroom. At only $4/tile, our cement tiles are the most inexpensive on the market while still made with high-quality craftsmanship. Cement Tiles can be installed in almost any indoor or outdoor setting; […]
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 […]
Lowest Priced Cement Tile in DFW Riad Tile is Dallas-Fort Worth’s home for $4.25/tile Cement Tile. Our Cement Tiles are all handmade by craftsman who have mastered the art of making beautiful Cement Tile. Liven up your home with the deep colors and mesmerizing patterns from Riad Tile. Cement Tiles can be installed to almost […]
Handcrafted Zellige Tile Riad is your home for classic Moroccan Zellige Tile. Our Zellige Tiles are individually handmade by skilled craftsman who create this gorgeous tile according to time-tested methods. Zellige Tiles can be installed to almost any indoor or outdoor setting; including floors, walls, backsplashes, kitchens, pools and showers. Lowest Prices In The Country […]
Top-Notch Durability: Cement Tiles That Will Last Generations Cement tile is durable and will last generations. Leave a legacy with mesmerizing tiles from Riad. At only $4/tile, our cement tiles are the most inexpensive on the market while still made with high-quality craftsmanship. Cement Tiles can be installed in almost any indoor or outdoor setting; […]
Cement encaustic tile has remained a persistent part of interior decor, appearing in styles as diverse as mid-century modern, bohemian, and art deco.
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 […]
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, […]
Photos courtesy of Ye Rin Mok and Architectural Digest | Design by Nina Dobrev and Charlie Barstein We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: at Riad, there’s little we love more than a celebrity home tour. There’s something magical about our favorite stars finding their way off the screen and onto the glossy pages of […]
Find out what makes marble subway tile such an excellent choice for the home.
Do you take a look around your house and feel like you might be in a creative rut?
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.
See how Sachi Lord brought a kitchen to life with white zellige tile.
Concrete Floor Tile in the Bathroom Whether you are talking about the kitchen, bedroom, hallway, or patio, the material you choose for your flooring is an important decision. Your flooring will influence a great deal of homemaking decisions, like how you decorate or what color you paint the walls, so the type of flooring you […]
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 […]
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.
Cement Tile in Excalibur Happy #tiletuesday, this week we are highlighting our “Excalibur” pattern Cement Tile which is another of our new patterns arriving this February 2017. This tile is pre-sealed, which will save you time and money on installation. All our Handmade Encaustic Cement Tile
The end of summer breeds a specific kind of solemnity. There’s a notable decrescendo of days filled with poolside lounging and shorefront vacations, and we cling to what few we have left, not yet ready to let the unique freedom of the season slip away. When fall does arrive, we’re confronted with back-to-school and busy […]
Cement Tile in El Fenn Blue Happy #tiletuesday, over the next 6 weeks we will be highlighting our 6 new Cement Tile Patterns that will be in stock starting February 2017. This Tile Tuesday we are excited to introduce our “El Fenn Blue” pattern. All of our Handmade Encaustic Cement Tile is only $9
Riad Tile Trade Accounts Partner with Us and Save At Riad, we have valued partners across a wide variety of backgrounds. Our trade program allows our partners to take advantage of special pricing on our many tiles. Whether you’re an architect, designer, tile installer, flooring showroom manager, or general contractor, you may be eligible for […]
Moroccan Tile Shop Our Moroccan Tile Our Moroccan Tile is the perfect blend of intricacy and bold design. Using symmetry to create tasteful visual that is perfect for a variety of settings, each tile is painstakingly designed to bring an air of rich coloration and texture wherever they are applied. Whether for a kitchen, bathroom, […]
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 […]
Handmade Encaustic Tile Shop Our Handmade Encaustic Tile Encaustic tile is one of the most unique and vibrant ways of delivering a splash of vitality to your home. Whether placed in your shower, bathroom, kitchen backsplash, patio, or flooring, our versatile encaustic tile can be used to bring a sense of liveliness to any part […]
Black and White Cement Tile Mesmerizing Patterns with a Healthy Dose of Contrast One of the best ways to give a bit of sophistication and movement to any space is through the addition of contrast. Just a little bit of contrast goes a long way in making a room stand out, serving to accentuate the […]
All images courtesy of Kelly Christine Sutton It’s time for another customer spotlight over here at the Riad blog, and this time we’re taking you through a stunning kitchen transformation. Kelly Christine Sutton is a lifestyle photographer based out of Dallas, whose clients range from Kacey Musgraves to Brian Patrick Flynn (of HGTV’s Dream Home […]
Geometric Cement Tile Shop Our Geometric Tile Looking to add a modern aspect to your home? Our geometric tile provides a modern feel while remaining cohesive with almost any space. Handcrafted with special attention to quality and detail, our tile is created to last. The geometric tile provides a blend of longevity and a striking […]
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 […]
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 […]
Handmade Tile Shop Our Handmade Tile Encaustic tile-making is an art form that has remained relatively unchanged over the last century, relying on skilled craftsmen to make each one by hand. At Riad Tile, we adhere to this tradition, offering many different styles of handmade tile, each of which is imbued with the character that […]
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.
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 […]
Pink Marble Tile: Norwegian Rose Marble In the world of home decor, there are few building materials as stunning, elegant, and practical as marble tile. Marble tile can instantly transform any space by adding its organic look and signature glimmer, providing amazing visuals wherever it’s applied. What’s more, many varieties of marble can add bold […]
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 […]