Relaxation, clean visuals, neatness. If you like to find these sensations waiting for you when you open your bathroom door, you should seriously consider concrete-effect tiles. It is a choice dedicated to visual and textural minimalism, while at the same time rich in personality and refinement. Unexpected, original, and absolutely on-trend. While the minimalist, industrial style for which this material is standard bearer has conquered the living areas and loft apartments most sensitive to design trends, in the bathroom it retains the cutting-edge character of the most audacious solutions. It is a winning move for creating an urban environment in which to bring out all the evocative power of concrete. On the one hand its solidity and composure, on the other the strong architectural and design aptitude of the material. Concrete-effect bathroom tiles are synonymous with modernity and elegance, adherence to contemporary, refined taste, which finds new expressive outlets in a dynamic environment such as the bathroom. Think of the contrast between the steadfastness of the material and the flowing water – a dialogue of great conceptual impact which lends the space an elemental, harmonious mood of relaxation. The enormous aesthetic offering of cutting-edge porcelain stoneware and the extensive possible combinations between floors, walls, cladding, furniture, and finishes create a varied and dynamic design space, which molds the strength of concrete to the requirements of any stylistic desire.
How to choose the right concrete-effect bathroom tiles
When we think about imitation concrete bathroom tiles, this doesn’t mean a cold, homogeneous finish by any means. Today, thanks to cutting-edge porcelain stoneware technology, it is possible to choose from an enormous range of different colors, subtones, formats and finishes. With porcelain stoneware tiles’ technical performance a given – in terms of impact and wear resistance, as well as resistance to chemical agents, combined with their non-slip properties, ease of cleaning, and lack of absorption, all essential elements for coverings which are not only beautiful but also functional, above all in the bathroom – this material offers the widest imaginable range of design and aesthetic possibilities.
If you think that the classic poured concrete is the standard of reference, Totalook by Emilceramica is ready to mix things up. This collection offers a creative arsenal of finishes and claddings to bring to life original designs made of mixtures and combinations of materials, always in perfect technical and aesthetic balance. The minimalist, metropolitan style is blended with resins and brick in bright color palettes with iridescent surfaces. From more neutral tones ranging from Bianco to Anthracite, right up to the color intensity of Blu Avio, each color is available in different formats and finishes: the refined linearity of Dolcelinea, the volumetric stamp of Incroci, to compositions of Majolica Matt and Lux – ideal for bringing iridescence and contemporary character into porcelain stoneware majolica tiles for the bathroom.