It's no secret that cement tile is very popular. Of course it is, look how beautiful it can transform any space. OLO TILE truly appreciates the ancient handmade tile craze. We are obsessed with all of the inspiring photos on Pintrest and Houzz we love to share them.
Tiles in their earliest form as a decorative artwork, date back over 3000 years Cement tiles or hydraulic tiles are handmade colorful tiles used as floor coverings. They appeared in Catalonia in the 1850s, and have been widely used in Europe and America. They are mostly known throughout the world as encaustic cement tile. Like their predecessors, encaustic clay tiles, they derive their name from the term "encaustic" which is an art term used for metal enameling that uses a type of lost wax procedure.