This kitchen's designer chose to install glass and stone tile vertically rather than horizontally for a unique backsplash in neutral tones. The stainless steel range hood and appliances blend well with the schema, and the natural wood cabinetry pulls the brown color from the tiles for a lovely fusion of shades.
This contemporary bathroom is a study in geometry. Round mirrors and sinks are juxtaposed with an oblong window, horizontal backsplash tiles in a random pattern, a rectangular glass shower door, and a linear vanity with flat-panel cabinets.
Built-in lighting in the bar top overhang reflects on the shiny countertops in this attractive, contemporary kitchen. Glass tile runs horizontally to create a textural backsplash above the counter. Stainless steel appliances and white cabinets form the long shape, and a black matte floor finishes the look.
A variety of materials are used to make the staircase in this gorgeous coastal-style home. Dark wood steps and blue-glass tile risers complement the horizontal metal railing and the white wood posts and baseboards. The blue tile lends color, texture and protection against scuff marks.
Mixing materials and textures gives this master suite bathroom a masculine spa-like feel. The sleek and contemporary horizontal lines created by a double vanity and glass tile wall create harmony with the symmetrically placed vertical wall lights and mirrors. The room's dark gray tones are balanced with the sharpness of bright white accents.
This kitchen employs simplicity and clean lines to achieve a sleek and classic style. Tubular cabinet and appliance hardware combined with a rectangular stained glass backsplash enforce strong horizontal elements in the design. A pass-through was created between the kitchen and dining room, and the sink window was bumped out, making the smaller space seem more open.
Glass backsplash tiles are generally laid horizontally, but this contemporary master bathroom forgoes that norm with a lustrous vertical tile pattern. Rich brown cabinetry and tiered Caesarstone countertops echo the tile's warm brown tones.
Vertical tile creates a beautiful textured accent wall above the sleek vanity in this small bathroom. Woodgrain adds horizontal movement on the surrounding walls. A glass vessel sink fits perfectly with the rounded shape in the vanity and adds bright red and yellow hues to the warm space.
A tile stove backsplash shines next to the matte cabinets in this country kitchen. Horizontal paneling provides a great backdrop for the tall cabinets. Glass doors on the upper cabinets allow the green dishes to serve as colorful accents while keeping the space organized.
This modern living room is naturally lit by a wall full of windows looking out to the back yard. A neutral sofa with two matching chairs provides seating around the glass, guitar pick shaped coffee table on a shag rug. A horizontal black tile accent wall connects to a vertical brown textured painted wall.
A smooth, horizontal-grain finish lends a sleek look to the floating vanity in this powder room. The simple style of the vanity allows the more glamorous elements of the room – like the translucent glass countertop and silver leaf tile backsplash – to take center stage.
Horizontal-grain Sapele Mahogany cabinets are topped with white quartz for ease of maintenance in this sleek, contemporary kitchen. A glass tile backsplash in shades of cream, gray and blue continue the horizontal aesthetic.
A bath in this Lake Tahoe ski getaway is minimal and modern, with a wall of tile forming the backdrop to a dramatically lit vanity and mirror. An integrated sink is sleek, and its horizontal line is echoed in the glass tiles.
Caswell creates drama in this powder room with dark horizontal faux bois tile, slate shower walls and molded glass countertops. Since her client's trusted her with the rest of their home, she designed this room as a complete surprise to them.
The wet bar in this contemporary kitchen has a backsplash made up of white subway tile and stainless steel inserts. The sleek horizontal cabinet hardware mimics the lines of the backsplash, while the stainless steel wine fridge matches the glass-front stainless steel cabinets above.
A gray herringbone floor adds understated style and elegance while balancing the horizontal lines of a vaulted ceiling in this modern farmhouse kitchen. Pendant lights over an island, glass-front cabinets and subway tile mix contemporary and country influences to create a cozy space with clean lines and updated appliances.