Create a Timeless Mid-Century Modern Space with Arizona Tile

Posted 08/13/2021 by Arizona Tile

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Terrazzo White and Terrazzo Pearl Porcelain Living Room and Fireplace Surround Tile from Arizona Tile
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Can something look both modern and vintage at the same time? When you look at mid-century modern tile, like agglomerate marble or the porcelain Terrazzo series, you can see that these two seemingly contradictory words can be used to describe the same thing. With impressive aesthetic appeal and versatility, they are perfect choice for creating timeless and modern spaces.

Palladio Moro Agglomerate Marble Floor from Arizona Tile
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Agglomerate Marble

Looking for a statement tile that will never go out of style? Agglomerate marble is as timeless as it is eye-catching. This unique material is made out of small pieces of stone that are fused with resin. There are several color choices available to fit your design needs, such as cream, gray, or black- like in the high-contrast Palladio Moro.

Agglomerate marble, which is available as tiles or slabs, makes an impressive statement. Used for interior floors, countertops, showers, or walls, agglomerate marble tile is guaranteed to embody the modern style you're looking for.

Terrazzo Grey Porcelain Commercial Bathroom Floor Tile from Arizona Tile
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Porcelain Terrazzo Tile

If you love the appearance of agglomerate marble, but desire a porcelain option, take a look at the Terrazzo tile series. Terrazzo tiles also have impressive aesthetic appeal and versatility, making them the perfect choice for creating timeless and modern spaces. It does not look shockingly similar to natural stone. 

In Black, Cream, Grey, Pearl, or White, Terrazzo floor tile adds gentle elegance to your home or office building. The light color selections will brighten your space, while the darker color choices can add the needed contrast to monochromatic rooms. 

The Terrazzo series will bring new life to your living room, kitchen, pool area, or walls. You can transform your rustic or plain fireplace into a classic mid-century modern statement fireplace. You can even pair Terrazzo floor tile with agglomerate marble accents for the ultimate contemporary look.

Terrazzo Black Porcelain Lobby Floor Tile from Arizona Tile
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Capture the Mid-Century Modern Aesthetic

The coveted mid-century modern style is defined by its sleek lines, clean minimalism, and clever mix of materials. Agglomerate marble's fusion of stones and Terrazzo's flecked pattern fit mid-century modernism's love of playful yet sophisticated design elements. Their clean lines, neutral colors, and natural materials serve as the perfect backdrop to let your modern style shine.

Mid-century modern spaces often combine surprising materials, which is easy to do when you start with Terrazzo floor or wall tile. Due to  their versatility, you can effortlessly combine this tile with other textures throughout your room design. Terrazzo rectified tile pairs well with a mix of organic elements, like a leather couch or natural wood furniture;  as well as geometric elements, like high-contrast wall colors or a glass look -a-like tile accent wall in a bold color. Your neutral-toned Terrazzo floor tile will ground the design and instantly make your space look sleeker.

In the true mid-century modern aesthetic, stylish design choices also should serve a function. That's why the Terrazzo Series porcelain tile is a perfect choice for this modern style.  Its durability makes this tile selection just as practical as it is visually appealing.


Terrazzo Cream and Grey Porcelain Commercial Space Floor Tile from Arizona Tile
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Update Your Home or Commercial Space

Terrazzo tile fits just as well in the home as it does in commercial spaces. The porcelain material makes it a standout choice for high-traffic areas, and its flecked pattern is subtle enough to fit in with busier designs. If you want to unify and ground your space in a modern aesthetic, consider using the Terrazzo series on the floor.

For an even more eye-catching statement, imagine Terrazzo floor tile that extends up the walls. You can make your office's lobby stand out with a bold, but still timeless, tile choice. For homes, agglomerate marble and porcelain Terrazzo tile adds style to your casual spaces, without taking away the home's sense of comfort.

Experience the Classic Appeal of Terrazzo Tile

Impress your office building's guests with a Terrazzo floor tile entryway, or set a peaceful and stylish tone in your home with this elegant pick. With its modern aesthetic and impressive adaptability, Terrazzo tiles elevate and fit into any decor style. This porcelain product captures a sense of drama, while still having a neutral, muted color palette. 

Explore flecked porcelain tiles, our agglomerate marble collections, and more at one of Arizona Tile's location. If you want to experiment with different selections before making a final decision, you can visualize your modern tile design with our online design tools.