While many homeowners reserve tile for floors and backsplashes, tile countertops can be an excellent—and affordable—option. Ceramic tile is impervious to heat and water, and when properly glazed, it won’t stain. Proper sealant helps ensure grout won’t discolor or stain, and large-format tiles cover a lot of area with minimal grout lines. Still most popular out west, ceramic tile is a solid option worth a second look. Read More
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The clay used in manufacturing are different, as well as, the temperatures used to bake them. One of the biggest difference is how much water they absorb, this can be very important when selecting which one to install and where. Porcelain absorbs less than 0.5% and ceramic 1 – 3% water.
When replacing your countertops, whether kitchen or bathroom, you have a multitude of choices. But which one is right for you and your space? Some of the most popular are granite, ceramic tile and laminate. Here is some information about different material choices so you can make the best decision for your space. Read More
Akdo Tiles & Stone
At Plumbtile, we had a chance to see how AKDO’s has improved their tiles product line as well as their showroom. We also discovered that AKDO is coordinating with architects and designers known throughout the world for their innovative styles and designs for their tiles to create a brand that steps out of the box and embraces all projects both commercial and residential.
When deciding on while tile to put on your floor or walls ceramic tile is one of those options. Now what sets ceramic apart from other flooring or wall covering? Tile can be used in any setting, from contemporary to modern decor, you will find a style for every taste. Read More