Mosaic is widely-used on religious buildings, as contemporary street art in public spaces, and in and around swimming pools. Due to its inherent versatility and range of vibrant colours, mosaics are a practical and cost-effective solution. Easily customizable, mosaics can create rich and visual impacts. Mosaic’s water resistance quality also makes it a perfect choice for high-traffic areas.
Unique room concepts to evoke specific moods and visual effects can be created with mosaics, and are frequently used in individual private areas with high traffic such as bathrooms, in kitchens as backsplash applications and other living spaces with design features such as like fireplaces. In commercial areas, mosaics can feature on floors, walls, in lifts, lobbies, and reception areas, on murals in hotels, restaurants, bars, in swimming pools, in stores, in public walkways and train stations.
ABK’s (Architectural Builders Konnexion) mosaic supply comes from Jasba, an award-winning mosaic supplier based in Germany. Jasba supplies countless mosaic and tile designs. The secret of the depth of Jasba mosaics as well as their brilliance and perfect colour gradations is revealed by their multiple layers, featuring up to 10 glazes per piece. Jasba develops the mixtures for all its glazes – ensuring that the colours can be adapted perfectly to production requirements – and develops them in accordance with the latest technical and ecological discoveries of the raw materials market. Each delivery is tested in accordance with maximum quality standards to ensure consistent colour clarity and quality tiles. Tiles with a HT surface finish feature a coating that is burned into the glaze, directly making them more resistant to wear-and-tear, hence the popularity of use in areas where water features strongly together with human traffic and usage, such as in bathrooms and in swimming pools. Combined with a versatile range of surface textures, Jasba offers unique overall creation potential for floors, walls and other structures featuring mosaic.
ABK also offers brand Agrob Buchtal, a renowned mosaic expert supplying mosaic and tiles since 1755. Agrob Buchtal is well-prepared to realize unusual ideas, thanks to their extensive know-how of mosaics. Their in-house production and planning department has been developing and supplying unique tile and mosaic solutions. With several tens of thousands of glaze recipes, state-of-the-art printing techniques, precise water jet cuts and hand-painting services to support the realization of public space art or façade art, Agrob Buchtal’s mosaics gives residential, business and public buildings that distinct, unmistakable look. Agrob Buchtal also offers a wide range of mosaic pool tiles.
In Singapore, ABK’s premier tiles and mosaics projects can be seen at The Ritz Carlton, St. Regis Hotel and Residences, and W Singapore Sentosa Cove.
Mosaic Tiles for Walls