Porcelain tile is ceramic that has been dry pressed into molds under excessive pressure and fired at an extremely high temperature. The process makes the material so dense and strong.It comes glazed and unglazed in a wide range of colors and sizes. If you looking for a versatile, durable and easy-to-maintain tile, you can consider to use porcelain as the choice. As one of the porcelain options, Italian porcelain tile can be an option.
Italian marble tiles are extremely expensive while the ceramic one is not recommended for high traffic areas, the porcelain tile thus shall be an excellent choice. Aside from having lots of design, the tile is also has low maintenance. You can apply the tiles throughout your room both to cover the walls and floor. Select designs and colors that fits with your room theme. Porcelain tile would let you get a stone look without having to worry about applying sealer. It is still a nice idea to seal the grout, though, to avoid staining. There are polished, glazed and matte porcelain, you can customize it as you needed. For example, you can apply the glazed tile that will make shade variation designed to look like travertine. Or, use the mosaic porcelain in your shower room, despite it looks so common, it still a good idea to do.
The Italian porcelain tile generally has a good quality, yet you still have to find out which is the best one. Different tile distributors may provide different quality of the tiles, make sure that you get the perfect one, both price and quality. Remember, you get what you pay for. Be sure to find out the advantages and disadvantages, then decide what’s best for you.