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I purchased this tile August 2013 and just installed it on May 3rd. The tile is perfect for the backsplash for the kitchen in my basement. The main walls are a sunny yellow; the counter top, ceramic tile floor and cabinet handles are red; the cabinets are white; and an accent wall has red, green, orange, bright blue, and yellow striped wallpaper. The backsplash looks awesome and coordinates with everything so well. I didn't have to cut the actual tile - just a few tiles off of the mesh for the outlet openings. I am extremely pleased with my purchase and am so glad I found this product on Overstock.com....
Somertile 12x12-inch Cuivre 1-inch Happy Translucent Glass Mosaic Tiles (Case of 13)
Featuring an array of rainbow-inspired colors, these geometric glass mosaic tiles will add a cheerful backsplash to your bathroom or kitchen, and each of these colorful tiles features a high sheen that gives a uniform appearance in tone and reflection.
ITEM#: 13740039Update your home with this translucent glass tile for your kitchen, bath or back splash. This wall tile comes in a bright white with mixed colors while its modern design is styled for interior and exterior use.
- Fused glass mosaic tile
- Glass, slight texture with a high sheen and uniform appearance in tone
- Easy to install
- Dimensions: 12 inches long x 12 inches wide x 0.187 inch thick
- Grade 1, first quality product
- PEI 0 is suitable for walls and residential use only
- Impervious: Water absorption less than 0.5-percent makes this tile good for indoor and outdoor use
- 13 pieces per case: 13 square feet
- Case weight: 18.8 pounds
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I purchased this tile August 2013 and just installed it on May 3rd. The tile is perfect for the backsplash for the kitchen in my basement. The main walls are a sunny yellow; the counter top, ceramic tile floor and cabinet handles are red; the cabinets are white; and an accent wall has red, green, orange, bright blue, and yellow striped wallpaper. The backsplash looks awesome and coordinates with everything so well. I didn't have to cut the actual tile - just a few tiles off of the mesh for the outlet openings. I am extremely pleased with my purchase and am so glad I found this product on Overstock.com.Read More
shipment came slightly damaged: the corner of the whole package was smashed. So each tile has a damaged corner. I will be able still to use the tile by cutting these corners off.Read More
These tiles are not thick, the edges are not rounded, and the tiles are flat, so I was a little surprised when I got them. They were not exactly as I expected but worked perfectly for my installation on a kitchen breakfast bar. I bought enough to the my other counter too and hope to get to them soon. I couldn't be happier. The tiles were easy to cut and easy to install.Read More
The tiles came to us in a timely fashion. They are very thin and under 1 inch - more like 3/4 inch but they are just like the picture on the computer. If you are accustomed to a thick glass tile you will be dissapointed. The colors are very nice and the tiles are translucent which means you cannot see through them but they give off a nice glimmer. They are very different from any small tiles I've seen, so it's very hard for me to judge the quality. I like that they remind me of Mondrian's paintings. Our kichen is going to be in high gloss white and stainless steel and the tiles, which will be used for the back splash, will lend a lively, musical note to the room. Someone said that the tiles were cheap looking. Well, they are different but I think when they are on the wall they will look divine not cheap.Read More
Used this tile in my washroom looks wonderful with my cherry red washer and dryer.Read More
For my first time tile project, I was thrilled to get this tile at a reasonable price and quickly by mail. Have you ever tried to find backsplash tile to accent yellow walls? I knew this was what I wanted the minute I saw it. Out of 2 full boxes, I saw only 3 small white squares that were not perfectly colored and had small flaws, but that was easy to work around. I love my new kitchen!! It is cheerful and bright and I can use the other primary colors as accents.Read More
This product exceeded our expectations the colored pieces are fancy glass not just a solid color.Read More
I love this tile. It looks even better in my kitchen! It goes with anything!Read More
Questions & Answers
Can you use it on the bathroom walls?
Hello mdshop99, this should be just fine being used on bathroom walls. Have a good day!
Are these mesh-mounted sheets or loose, individual tiny tiles?
Hello auralyte, these are mesh mounted tiles. Thank you for shopping with us! Amanda
Are all the squares translucent or just the colored ones?
The colored squares are translucent, the other squares are white.
How to Tile an Accent Wall
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Tips on Removing Kitchen Tiles
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How to Level Wood Flooring for Tile
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How to Use a Tile Cutter
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How to Tile Your Bathroom Floor
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Best Floor Care Tips for Your Bathroom
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