Our encaustic tile is a revival of another Mediterranean tradition and is the perfect choice for the modern home. Durable enough for use in commercial spaces, cement tile is equally at home in the foyer, kitchen or bath. With over 40 cement colors, Mosaic House can accommodate the design objectives of any space, be it warm and rustic or bold and modern. In addition to our dazzling array of color choices, Mosaic House offers an extensive line of encaustic tile. Traditional patterns based upon floral motifs or ancient Moorish geometric patterns, have been reinterpreted to suit the tastes and requirements of any interior. Choose from boldly graphic, soft and subdued, to classically Moorish. Be sure to check out our latest line of startlingly modern takes on cement tile work. Strong geometry paired with contemporary color incorporate the best of both worlds, resulting in tile work that is rooted in tradition while solidly contemporary.
While Mosaic House is a contemporary tile company offering an extensive line of mosaic tiles and bath products inspired by Moroccan design, our work can be interpreted in many different ways. A brief introduction to terms used by designers and on our website can be helpful.
Mosharabi, also known as mashrabiah, mosharabia, or mousharabieh are hand carved wooden lattice screens and are another traditional Moorish craft. Allowing for light and air, but preserving privacy, these wood panels are ideal for doors, windows or other architectural elements.Each hand-crafted piece is made to order allowing limitless possibilities for the designer.
Handmade tile is not a static art form, many notable projects continue to employ zellij tile in luxury hotels and resorts. La Mamounia, Sofitelís Palais Jamais, the Standard Hotel, the Bowery Hotel, the Greenwich Hotel, the Four Seasons, and Julian Schabelís Palazzo Chupi are just a few of the recent large scale projects for which Mosaic House has supplied ceramic tile.