15 Reasons to Drop Everything and Buy Inexpensive Tile

The next time you spot some sample tiles, you won't be able to help yourself from grabbing a stack!

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Use a Sharpie to Make a Custom Mosaic

Cheap tiles are the perfect place to create your own mosaic design (using nothing but sharpies!)

s 15 reasons to drop everything and buy inexpensive tile, tiling, Use a Sharpie to Make a Custom Mosaic

Create an Interesting Floor Transition

Create interest underfoot, with a seamless tile transition between the floors of each room.

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Tile along the edge of giant bathroom mirrors

Make builder grade mirrors gleam from your walls by framing them with colorful tile.

s 15 reasons to drop everything and buy inexpensive tile, tiling, Tile along the edge of giant bathroom mirrors

Cut up a sheet of tiny tiles, add some design

Cut up a sheet of tiny tiles, add some designs, and turn them into decorative thumbtacks.

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Create a Set of Patterned Coasters

Looking for cute coasters? Get them for a couple cents a piece by decorating some tiles.

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Make a gorgeous mosaic mirror

Tile an intricate, glossy design all around a boring mirror.

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Make Your Own Stamped Backsplash

A backsplash made from square, white tiles might not be spectacular, but add a pattern and voila!

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Use a Single Tile as a Tray

One large tile is all it takes to create a designer style tray on a shoestring budget.

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Cover a Small Tabletop

Use inexpensive samples, or even leftover tiles, to give life to a small, boring table.

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Add a stunning accent to your kitchen island

Make a boring kitchen island look like a custom made stunner, by adding a mosaic wall.

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Cut them up for a super luxe backsplash

Take large, cheap tiles and cut them up into delicate rectangles that you can mix and match.

s 15 reasons to drop everything and buy inexpensive tile, tiling, Cut them up for a super luxe backsplash

Make Some Pretty Trivets

Use vinyl letters and pictures to turn large white tiles into pretty custom made trivets.

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15 Brilliant Things to Do With Your Old CDs

Make your shiny CDs useful again with these clever upcycles.

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