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Recommendations on historic tile vendors

Asked by Cassie Marie Lee at 2:37pm on Jan 22 2018

I was able to remove awful pink, 80's-style tile from my bathroom floor to reveal the original 1920's tile. Unfortunately, there are a few tile pieces missing. I'm having issues finding the correct size tiles, since we no longer dimension anything the same way that we used it. The size is 3/4" x 1 9/16," which I'v read is a standard size for the 1920s. Does anyone know of a place that sells either vintage or replicated vintage tiles?

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at 11:46am on Jan 23 2018

I would try American Restoration tile. They’re an on line vendor but they have some great historic tile colors. I found a floor mosaic on their site that exactly matched my 1914 rehab home bathroom floor. Here is their URL: http://www.restorationtile.com/ART_brochure_web.pdf. Good luck

at 11:46am on Jan 23 2018

I would try American Restoration tile. They’re an on line vendor but they have some great historic tile colors. I found a floor mosaic on their site that exactly matched my 1914 rehab home bathroom floor. Here is their URL: http://www.restorationtile.com/ART_brochure_web.pdf. Good luck

at 11:46am on Jan 23 2018

I would try American Restoration tile. They’re an on line vendor but they have some great historic tile colors. I found a floor mosaic on their site that exactly matched my 1914 rehab home bathroom floor. Here is their URL: http://www.restorationtile.com/ART_brochure_web.pdf. Good luck

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