Antique tiles come back to decorate 21st century floors with their colouring, their geometrical shapes and their floral motifs.
Very little remains of traditional cement tiles. Nowadays, you can enjoy your antique tile floor without the issues of delicate traditional tiles, which conservation needs a heavy maintenance.
There are many pavements that imitate antique tiles but with comforts of contemporary floors.
Vinyl floors, laminates, porcelain stoneware…New materials and printing techniques have been able to carry antique tiles to a new dimension of sizes and formats, increasing applications and decorative uses of this type of floors.
Antique tile laminates
Laminates are a perfect option to enjoy your antique tile floor. They provide warmth and are easy to install through click system, which pieces fit easily in together.
With this type of floor you will have the beauty of this modernist jewels but with the added advantages of floating floor.
Antique tile carpets
If you do not want to cover the whole floor, but only a small part, antique tile carpets are the perfect solution.
Hidraulik antique tile carpets are made by PVC, consequently they are anti-allergic and do not collect dust.
You can place them yourself without works and you do not need to hire a builder to place it.
As they adhere perfectly to floor, you will avoid tumbles. In addition, they are extremely durable and they do not scratch.
Unlike traditional carpets, Hidraulik carpets do not stain and you can easily clean them with wet cloth.
In Hidraulik we wanted to recover the most characteristic original modernist designs but also to create new shapes, colours and designs which give to antique tile floors a new, modern, fresh and original air.
We also reproduce antique tile carpets with your design. We can manufacture your carpet from an image that you have choose.
Stoneware floors that imitate traditional antique tiles are widely used both in new works and in restorations.
Although they have good quality, to place this type of floor it is necessary to do works in your home because of you usually have to remove old floor and have to adhere new tiles with cement.
Vinyl antique tile floors
New vinyl or PVC floors are easy to place and it is not necessary to do any work or use a specific tool.
This type of pavements are made of adhesive laminate that you can adhere to old floor. Therefore you only have to cut pieces and place them trying to put cuts in hidden sites.
Vinyl floors are very durable and antistatic. As well as they are a wonderful thermal insulation and provide warmth in your home.
And you…What type of antique tile floor would you place in your home?