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Large Glass Metro Tiles

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I spent hours looking for tiles like these - hundreds of metro tiles but none as nice as these. So pleased we took the plunge and bought them. The colour is really lovely, ever changing. Arrived swiftly and very well packaged. Excellent, friendly customer service too, lovely company to deal with. Sharron Hodson - 27th July 2017

Large Glass Metro Tiles

XL 300x100x8 Large Glass Metro Tiles


How many tiles do I get?                              
34 Tiles – 1 m2

What is the minimum order quantity?
1 m2 (we offer 0.5 m2 increments above 1 m2)

I’m unsure about receiving tiles through the post?
Not to worry, we have invested in polystyrene lined shipper packing boxes (to date we have had zero breakage). Smaller orders are shipped by Parcelfore with larger orders shipped by pallet delivery.

What colours of large glass metro tiles do you have?
The range form Alec Buchan is quite vast,  in the large format glass metro tiles we have Snow Day White, Aqua Marine Turquoise & Gun Metal Grey. The range will be increased to reflect the standard size glass metro tiles very soon.

Can I fit the metro tiles myself?
Absolutely, if you have tiled before you are more than half way there.

Stunning 300x100x8 mm large glass metro tiles  (known as glass subway tiles in USA) now available in UK.

A real alternative to their ceramic cousins, glass metro tiles  take on a life of their own. Throughout the  day, evening and night they subtlety change tone and reflective qualities depending on the light conditions.

The tiles can be used as a feature in a high end build or become the feature of the room if  desired.

The 8mm thickness allows for heat extremes so perfect for kitchen splash back, bathrooms and even swimming pools.

These tiles come loose for ease of fitting in a stacked or off set tile pattern dependent on individual taste.

Metro tiles are a timeless classic that look as good now as they did over 100 years ago when first designed for the London Underground and Paris Metro system. The Glass Metro Tiles add an extra dimension bouncing & reflecting the light in your room, they even  subtly change in tone/colour throughout the day depending on the sun/light source. We think they bring a room alive!

A premium tile from the Alec Buchan range, the metro tiles are 8 mm thick. This allows installation as a kitchen splashback without any issues. Glass is super durable whilst easy to clean and maintain. All metro tiles are available in a glossy finish with the white tile also available in a frosted finish.

The white Glass Metro Tiles have a low lead content. This is important as the tiles are optically white  (lower quality versions have a green hue).

The metro tiles are available in 0.5 m2 increments (min order 1 m2) so mixing and matching colours is easy, this also dramatically cuts down on unnecessary left over tiles.

2017 & 2018  Home Design & Decor Trends

Alec Buchan glass metro tiles are  ideal for updating a current kitchen splashback or bathroom with out the  expense or stress of a complete  rip out.  Should you be lucky enough to be completely remodeling your room  here are the hot kitchen & bathroom trends for 2016 & 2017.

Kitchens – mixed materials are hot! Rather than the polished look  mixing  rustic & new along with glass, timber, concrete  vintage rugs & copper handles.

Kitchens – Miss matched cabinet colours of if you are feeling super brave using two completely different styles of cabinets.

Kitchens – Coloured stainless steel appliances. Black Stainless Steel  will be the most popular but  expect to be offered a host of colours for your new cooker, fridge, extractor & microwave.

Bathrooms – Statement bathrooms, large  statement mirrors are the trend. Why not mix and match the statement mirror with some light reflective Glass Metro Tiles.

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If you’re not sure which Item is best for you or don’t see a colour that you need please contact us

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