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Uses and Applications

Commercial and Residential

Subway tile is an ideal tile option for commercial and residential spaces. The classic design, easy-to-clean surfaces, and durable materials make it the perfect example of form meets function. Whether you are designing a public space or a private home, our collection has the glazes, field tile, trim pieces and accessories to achieve your vision.

Bathroom Tile or Kitchen Tile

Subway tiles are most commonly found in bathrooms and kitchens because of their easy-to-clean surfaces and timeless design. The smooth surfaces and gently coved corners prevent water, grease, and dirt from pooling, while the rectified edges and pencil-thin grout lines limit the amount of bacteria and mold that can get trapped between the tile.

Whether you are looking for bathroom tiles that cover your entire wall, or kitchen backsplash tiles that add a punch of color to the room, our collection offers the shapes, sizes and patterns for your design.

Interior and Exterior Application

In addition to being a popular choice for internal surfaces, subway tile has historically been used for external applications, like the exposed subway stations of New York City and the outside walls of restaurants around the country. Since the Subway Ceramics collection follows the original subway tile specifications of the 1920s, our collection is suitable for both interior and exterior applications.

Uses and Application of Subway Tile

Due to their glazed surface, subway tile is not recommended for floor installations.