Glass tile is made in a variety of colors and sizes. Depending on the production method glass can have different textures and thicknesses. Glass tile can be colored the entire way through or have a backing that provides the color. Glass tile is sometimes made of recycled glass making it an environmentally friendly product.
Glass tile is most commonly seen as a mosaic tile and they can range in size from 1/2×1/2 squares to 2×6 rectangles. These mosaic tiles are often used as borders in conjunction with a larger field tile but can be used as entire backsplashes or accent walls. Glass tile is a molded product so it can be made in to shapes that are often not available in porcelains and stones. Glass is also made in sizes like 3×6, 3×12, and larger. It is available in vibrant colors that are not common in ceramic, porcelain, or stone.Glass Tile Gallery