Subway Tiles – 12 Ways To Lay Them

Subway tiles are incredibly popular for splashbacks but did you know there are many ways you can lay them to create even more interest?

In addition to contrasting grout colour (eg. white tile, black grout) you could alternate colours and textures too. If your style is more neutral or you want to go crazy with all the options at once then why not consider how the tiles are layed? Talk with your Kitchen Designer about subway tiles for your splashback in your next appointment.

Here are 12 ways to lay a subway tile:

 

1. Classic Brick Lay


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2. Classic Brick Lay at 90 Degrees


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3. Stacked Vertical


Photo: Bicker Design

 

4. Stacked Vertical – Alternating


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5. Stacked Horizontal


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6. Stacked Horizontal – Alternating


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7. Classic Brick Lay on a Diagonal


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8. Geometric Look


Photo: Lowes

 

9. Classic Herringbone


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10. Herringbone at 90 Degrees


Photo: Beaumont Tiles

 

11. Herringbone at 45 Degrees


Photo: Studio 52

 

12. Step Ladder


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