The history of subway tiles traces back to the turn of the nineteenth century in the New York City subway system. Its popularity grew into the bathrooms, kitchens, and local shops. Nowadays, subway tiles come in different colors and sizes, adding to the variety of projects you can do throughout your home. Subway tiles can be used in many creative ways such as backsplashes in kitchens or bathrooms. Pair them with our traditional Talavera tiles for a unique design.