Looking for something really unique and cool looking to cover any of your interior surfaces but don’t want to go the typical tile route? Slate-ish gives you the look of actual slate but it’s made from recycled and reclaimed scraps of paper-laminate materials.

They take scraps from countertop manufacturers around the United States and cut the material into six shapes that can be used as a backsplash, fireplace surrounds, feature walls, ceilings, and pretty much any other surface you can think of. The tiles are super lightweight making them a great option for vertical walls and ceilings.

Above: Tri – triangular-shaped tiles

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Para – parallelogram-shaped tiles

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category

Para tiles laid out in a chevron pattern.

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category

Hex – hexagram-shaped tiles

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category

Stud – a 2″ x 4″ tile (You know, like the end of a 2×4 in the building industry that’s used for studs.)

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category

Strips – mimics the look of natural stone. All tiles are 1″ tall and vary in length.

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category

Slate like Tiles Made From Recycled Scrap Paper Laminate in main interior design home furnishings  Category