Wood in interior home design relates to natural elements or being close to mother-nature or just simply a timeless charm in space design. Research shows that incorporating natural elements into the home has had a role in reducing stress and increasing productivity and creativity. Wood designs have made it to the top of the list in 2020 with the elements being used on kitchen cabinet islands, feature walls to furniture and flooring.
With technology and modern production techniques, the look and feel of natural wood flooring are now replicated on tiles to the finest detail. The wood colour, patterns and texture on tiles are extremely close to those of natural wood that there is almost no differentiation. From pine wood to dark timber wood, the various colours and shades of wood tiles are produced to best fit into any home design ideas.
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There are various ways of incorporating wood tiles as a flooring option. Wood tiles are normally cut into long pieces to resemble natural wood planks. Because of their rectangular shape, many floor design ideas can be created for various living spaces. Here are the top 3 ideas from projects that Niro Group has completed in the year 2020 using wood tiles:
- Herringbone tile patterns – This is a mixture of different shades of wood tiles placed diagonally. The Herringbone tile layout is a good way to showcase your creativity due to its various colours, sizes and orientation options
- Wood designed bathrooms – Wood can now be used in bathrooms or humid spaces with the availability of wood tiles. They are virtually immune to damage from moisture and water
- Commercial establishments – Many restaurants and stores are heading towards the natural-look. Incorporating wood as the flooring option brings in the warmth and relaxing atmosphere that many of their customers are seeking after