Why You Might Want Porcelain Slab Countertops

JG Kitchens

I first spotted porcelain slab countertops in a European cabinet showroom in West Hollywood, either in 2009 or 2010. This modern porcelain slab is probably not what you picture when you hear “tile countertops.”

Why Choose Porcelain Paving?

The London Tile Co.

If you’ve been on the hunt for new paving recently you have probably come across one or two products made from porcelain. How is porcelain paving made? Porcelain and ceramic tiles are made in basically the same way. Most porcelain paving tends to be unglazed.

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Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

Tile Talk

Since launching our new line of Porcelain Pool Tile earlier this month, we''ve been getting a lot of questions about what makes porcelain tile better than ceramic tile. More commonly, the question is simply, "What is the difference between porcelain and ceramic tile?"

Bigger Is Better: Large Format Porcelain Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramic’s put together a small list of some of our large format porcelain tile collections. About Porcelain Tile. Why are large format tiles typically porcelain? Porcelain tile is fired at a higher temperature. Chances are, it’s a porcelain tile.

Tile Face-Off: Porcelain vs. Ceramic Tile

As The Tile Turns

The most popular tile materials are porcelain and ceramic, and both offer their own features and benefits. Choosing the right tile is an important decision, and there are a number of factors to take into account.

Porcelain Paving Pros and Cons

The London Tile Co.

We stock a wide range of external tiles, which are often referred to as porcelain paving slabs, so we thought we would run through the pros and cons of this new-ish paving material. Pros of Porcelain Paving. Cons of Porcelain Paving. At The London Tile Co.

Keeping Your Porcelain Patio Clean This Summer

The London Tile Co.

have decided to help make your life as easy as possible with our range of outdoor porcelain tiles. Due to the vitrification process the porcelain material undergoes, where the tiles are fired at high temperatures, they become impermeable to water, dust, mould and moss growth.

Porcelain or Ceramic Tile: Why it Matters

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

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5 Areas to Use Porcelain Tile

As The Tile Turns

When you hear discussion of porcelain, your first instinct might be to imagine a delicate plate or perhaps a collectible or vintage doll. However, porcelain is surprisingly adaptable and comes in many forms, including those suitable for flooring.

The Future of Wood Porcelain

As The Tile Turns

Like it or not, wood porcelain is not a trend, rather a timeless product which has become highly attractive for its real wood like characteristics and incredible durability. Porcelain with HIGH VARIATION suitable for interior, exterior, wet and dry applications.

Create The Perfect Patio With Porcelain Garden Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Porcelain has long been a favourite material choice for walls and floors inside the home, but over the last few years it has become popular on patios. It turns out that the reasons we love porcelain for internal use – easy to keep clean, hard-wearing, wide range of designs, etc.

Twin Cities Tile Spotlight: Porcelain Inspired by Ancient Architectural Traditions

Rubble Tile

With that in mind, Mediterranea has designed two porcelain tile collections that evoke the timeworn stone look of ancient Egypt and ancient Babylon. We often find inspiration from the architecture and design of past eras and civilizations.

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What is the Best Grout for Porcelain Tile?

The Tile Doctor

Starlike grout is ideal for porcelain tiles. This high-quality epoxy grout is easy to work with and completely non-toxic, making it safe for installers, consumers, pets, and the environment. General

Everything You Should Know About Porcelain Countertops

Garden State Tile Blog

Porcelain countertops are about to take over the commercial and residential design industry – and for good reason. While other materials may stain, crack or yellow, porcelain is designed to last. Blog Crossville Porcelain Countertops

The Benefits of Porcelain Tiles

The London Tile Co.

While many of these materials have their positives, we believe that porcelain is the superior choice when it comes to floor material for your home. Porcelain tiles are made in a very similar way to ceramic tiles, however there are some differences that provide additional qualities to the material. Porcelain tiles are pressed at a higher pressue and fired at much higher temperatures than ceramic, making them denser and much less porous. Benefits of Porcelain Tiles.

Del Conca USA’s Italian-Designed Porcelain Now Available Through Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

We’re excited to announce a brand new partnership with Del Conca USA, bringing dozens of new porcelain tile collections to our product mix. Offering a huge variety of styles to choose from, this Italian-designed porcelain line has the right look for any project.

Why External Porcelain Paving is a Safer Choice for Your Patio

The London Tile Co.

have made sure that all our external porcelain paving tiles have a minimum R11 slip resistance rating. PorcelPave engineered porcelain is extremely strong and hard-wearing. See our full range of outdoor porcelain tiles here. Indoor-Outdoor Tiles Outdoor Tiles Porcelain Paving

Striped Hex Porcelain Tile

Garden State Tile Blog

Classic and monochromatic, or modern with a pop of color – the Striped Hex series from the Garden State Tile Porcelain Collection has the same appearance of authentic cement tile but with the ease and durability of porcelain.

Paving with Porcelain

Architectural Ceramics

Despite its exterior purpose, it is actually made out of porcelain, affording it all the same benefits – being frost-resistant, skid-resistant, durable and easy to clean – yet Garden 2cm has an incredibly high breakage load (up to 2,000 pounds).

Minnesota Tile Spotlight: Stone-Look Porcelain Tile with Timeworn Elegance

Jesse

Two of our newest porcelain tile collections, Neopolis, and West 57th, are inspired by architectural marvels from past and present. While these collections differ slightly in look and feel, they both possess a timeworn finish that works in both modern and more traditional spaces.

Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

Now, fast forward thousands of years to today where ceramic tile comes to us in the form of porcelain tile, a much more durable product that can withstand the rigorous outdoor elements in variety of climates. With porcelain tile, you are guaranteed an extremely durable material.

Large Format Porcelain Panels

United Tile's Blog

We are seeing a huge rise in interest in large format porcelain panels. This dramatic new dimension of porcelain tile offers panels in a thickness of 3+mm and 5.6mm.

Upgrade your floor to Wood Look Porcelain Tile

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

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10 Benefits of Outdoor Porcelain Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Want to know why everyone’s buzzing about external porcelain tiles at the moment? Read on to find out why people are choosing porcelain over traditional materials like cement, stone and wood. 10 Benefits of Outdoor Porcelain Tiles.

PorcelPave New Outdoor Porcelain Paving Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Porcelain is quickly becoming the most popular tile material for almost every application; from non-slip mosaics for wet room floors, to natural looking wood effect floor tiles. The qualities that make porcelain such a desirable material for the home also make it the perfect choice for outdoor applications. While standard 8-10mm thick porcelain floor tiles are perfect for indoors, the tiles do need to be at least double this to withstand external conditions.

Tips for Laying External Porcelain Paving Tiles

The London Tile Co.

We’ve seen the popularity of external porcelain tiles explode over the last year, and it’s no surprise since the list of benefits is a long one. We stock two ranges of external porcelain paving tiles at The London Tile Co.

Porcelain Paving Patio Edging Ideas

The London Tile Co.

Porcelain is quickly becoming one of the most popular material choices for patios and terraces; whether this is due to its hardwearing and long-lasting properties or the range of stylish colours and styles available we’re not sure – most likely a combination of both.

New! Petite, Porcelain Wood-Look Planking at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

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Dolomite Porcelain Tile

Garden State Tile Blog

Our Bianco Dolomite porcelain tile is made in the following sizes and shapes: 30″ x 60″ polished. The post Dolomite Porcelain Tile appeared first on Garden State Tile. This line is based off the very popular natural stone, Bianco Dolomite.

Why You Should Upgrade to a Porcelain Countertops

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

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The Beauty of Brazilian Slate Meets The Durability of Porcelain

Garden State Tile Blog

New to Garden State Tile, the Ardosia Porcelain Collection features stunning graphics that are reminiscent of the elegance and simplicity of Brazilian slate, met with the durability of porcelain.

Big And Beautiful – Gauged Porcelain Slabs

Conestoga Tile Blog

Always the pioneers in ceramic technology, they have once again developed a porcelain tile that is sure to change the interior and exterior ambiance of the world’s architectural structures. If you haven’t learned about gauged porcelain slabs yet, please read on.

Get The Look Of Marble With Rectified Polished Porcelain

The Tile Doctor

If you are like me, youand#39;ve always liked the look of polished marble. It seems rather elegant and classy, wouldnand#39;t you say? It is also pricey. It is heavy and much harder to cut than other tile. General

Handmade Porcelain Inspires with the Artisan Series

Rubble Tile

For the end of June, we are introducing you to Cosa Marble’s newest collection of high quality porcelain tiles, the Artisan series. The origin of a collection can often be traced back to an inspired idea.

Why homeowners love porcelain for their bathrooms

As The Tile Turns

A subtype of ceramic tile, porcelain is one of the most popular tile materials in the residential market due to its design potential and durability. Here’s why many homeowners choose porcelain for their bathrooms, and other areas of the home. If you are planning to renovate your home or considering new places to live, you’ll need general knowledge of your choices to make the most of your flooring selection.

Stunning “Wood” Plank Porcelain Tiles

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

One of the hottest trends in the last couple of years is high quality porcelain tiles that are made to replicate the look of hardwood flooring. Porcelain tile is one of the most durable flooring surfaces you can use. Concerned that a porcelain floor might be too cold?

Porcelain Tile vs Hardwood

United Tile's Blog

Porcelain tile that looks like wood flooring is so convincing it’s sometimes impossible to tell the difference. With the advancement of high-tech manufacturing, these porcelain tiles are artfully crafted with patterns and textures that emulate just about any wood species.

Installing External Porcelain Tiles With PorcelQuick Adpeds

The London Tile Co.

Traditionally the most popular materials for patios have been natural stone and concrete slabs for many years, but recently porcelain has seen a huge increase.

Deciding Between Ceramic or Porcelain Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

Source: Conestoga Tile via Houzz Ceramic and porcelain tiles are an absolutely beautiful addition within the kitchen. Porcelain tile is composed of different clays and minerals, as well as feldspar. of the water will be absorbed into the porcelain tile.

Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

Conestoga Tile

Now, fast forward thousands of years to today where ceramic tile comes to us in the form of porcelain tile, a much more durable product that can withstand the rigorous outdoor elements in variety of climates. With porcelain tile, you are guaranteed an extremely durable material.

Can I Use Porcelain Tiles Outside?

The London Tile Co.

Porcelain is ideally suited to use outdoors as it is extremely strong and hard-wearing. If you are looking for a long-lasting and modern looking alternative to traditional paving products, porcelain is the perfect choice. While it is the perfect material for outdoor use, not all porcelain tiles can be used outside. Benefits of Using Porcelain Tiles Outside. Strong – porcelain is extremely strong, meaning that it can handle heavy patio furniture and foot traffic.

Why You Should Upgrade to Porcelain Countertops

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

The post Why You Should Upgrade to Porcelain Countertops appeared first on StonePeak Ceramics Blog. Countertops Porcelain Ceramic Porcelain Tile countertop stone Tile

Big And Beautiful – Gauged Porcelain Slabs

Conestoga Tile

Always the pioneers in ceramic technology, they have once again developed a porcelain tile that is sure to change the interior and exterior ambiance of the world’s architectural structures. If you haven’t learned about gauged porcelain slabs yet, please read on.