Types of Tile

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What Are the Types of Tile?

When it comes to tile, it is a versatile, naturally beautiful, and durable option. Carpet One of Redding is your local tile retailer. Tile comes in a wide range of types, styles, colors and more. With tile you can be creative and have fun customizing your space. Our sales professionals are trained in all aspects of tile, which means you can come to us as your local tile experts.

Tile is not just meant for flooring you can also install tile on walls, showers, and even outside as a patio. Tile is a durable and long-lasting option for your whole home. Below we have covered a few different tile options you can choose from in our showroom, including tile types like ceramic, porcelain, and stone.

Custom Backsplash and Wall Tile

Wall tile, or backsplash tile, is a great way to break up a long boring wall with something stylish and eye catching. Go with something bolder than fresh paint or wallpaper, try backsplash or wall tile. Compared to wallpaper, backsplash tile is more durable, long-lasting, and easy to clean. Wall tile is incredibly easy to clean, all you have to do is wipe it down. Tile on your walls will not fade or peel over time, and are easy to replace. Backsplash tile is popular in kitchens and bathrooms.

Daltile tile flooring

Ceramic Tile

Ceramic tile is light weight, made from natural materials, and comes in a wide variety of styles. When covered with the right glaze, ceramic can be incredibly resistant to scratching, making it a great choice if you have pets in your home. Ceramic tile is also a great choice for places like your bathroom and laundry room.

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Happy Floors tile

Porcelain Tile

Porcelain is a type of ceramic tile that is denser and resistant to heat. Porcelain tile is more water resistant than ceramic, which means you can install it in places like your laundry room, kitchen and even outside as a patio without worrying about moisture being absorbed and causing cracks. For the best spill protection, choose a dark color, which will hide problem areas between cleanings.

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travertine tile

Stone Tile

Natural stone is available in a variety of beautiful colors and textures and you’ll also find that no two tiles look the same, giving you the opportunity to give a unique touch to your space. Natural stone tiles are heavy and durable, so you can have the installed inside and outside of your home. When sealed correctly, natural stone is stain and water resistant.

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