The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, with its black and white candy-cane stripes, is one of the most famous and recognizable lighthouses in the world. Protecting one of the most treacherous stretches of the Outer Banks, with a beam of light that spans 20 miles into the ocean, the lighthouse is also the world's tallest brick lighthouse at a staggering 208' ft. tall. Located on Hatteras Island in the town of Buxton, North Carolina and is part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
The idea of a tile floor may conjure up images of linoleum or of bland, dirt-colored ceramic tile, but tile floors can also be really lovely — breathtaking, scene-stealing, even. If you need a little convincing, take a look at these 19 stunning examples, which may have you re-considering your next renovation.