Truly timeless, tile is the perfect addition to your home or to your office. One of the industry’s most eclectic ways to floor, tile can be incorporated into just about any style scheme and has the staying power to remain relevant in modern times. As trendy as it is timeless, tile helps us explore our creative side, whether it’s installed indoors or outdoors.
At Carpet One Floor & Home of Redding, CA we carry an impressive inventory of tile products, ranging from Technicolor mosaics to muted ceramics, and also offer tile installation services. Are you considering new tile for your home or business? Here are some things to consider as you begin shopping.
Benefits of Tile
Tile has a lot to offer us, whether you prefer a classical or a contemporary theme. Tile can readily be used to create a customized look, as there are endless combinations of colors, materials, textures, and patterns. Additionally, tile is relatively easy to keep clean, and when it does need repairs, tiles can be replaced on an individual basis for a simpler solution.
Types of Tile
Tile is all about limitless possibilities and these days, new tile are appearing on shelves with regularity. Tile can be made using all types of materials, including glass, metal, and mosaic, however the majority of tile products are made using either ceramic, porcelain, or stone. All of these tile options are renowned for their durability. That being said, there are some important distinctions to keep in mind.
Both made from clay and minerals, ceramic and porcelain tiles are finished in a kiln. Ceramic tile is often textured, making it a great option for bathrooms and other areas where traction is desired. Porcelain tile is fired hotter, for a denser and thicker tile that’s completely water resistant.
For those who prefer something truly unique, stone tile is made from natural stones such as quartz, granite, and marble – and no two stones are exactly alike. Stone is a favored medium for outdoor spaces, as well as around hearths, in residential foyers, kitchens, and bathrooms.
Our Tile Collection
As a locally-owned-and-operated member of Carpet One, the world’s largest cooperative of independent flooring stores, we’re your local experts when it comes to floor and backsplash tile and related services. We offer a great selection of tiles, including kitchen and bathroom tile, and we can also help with tile installation. Visit our Redding showroom today and explore the colorful world of tile.
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