Ceramic tile is one of the most beautiful natural materials that have been used for hundreds of years for home decor. We know the ceramic tiles as the tiles that are extremely durable, easy to maintain, not easy to worn, and which must be one tile that has been chosen by homeowners to beautify the appearance of the house. And the most popular ceramic tiles are ceramic subway tile. Yup, ceramic subway style from time to time is believed to be one type of tile that is widely applied throughout the world.
Talk about the history of subway tiles, then we will talk about a company called Grueby Faience Company and Rookwood Pottery - a company that manufactures a wide range of ceramics, including tiles that could work under heavy pressure, able to keep up appearances as well resistant to any kind of treatment (rubbed , cleaned, and others). In the company, there are two artists who ultimately capable of creating ceramic designs are popularly used to date - they are George C. Heins and Christopher Grant LaFarge. They are responsible for a number of design motifs of ceramic tiles and finally managed to bring ceramic subway tile.
Because of the design, motifs, and a variety of color choices that offered, there are a lot of homeowners who fell in love and adopted it as one element of home decor. Typically, subway tile backsplash will be used as a kitchen or bathroom. Its advantages are durable stain resistant and able to withstand moisture. This is what makes ceramic always look shiny and tempting homeowners to apply. And most important of all it is very affordable price offered. If we compare it with other types of tiles like glass, it stands to ceramic subway tile is the champion.