Best Value – Porcelain and Ceramic tile practically last forever, increases your home’s value, needs almost no maintenance, and costs less per square foot than other permanent and long-use flooring options.
Design Versatility – Luxurious and varied textures, finishes, and patterns combined with clear and true colors that can inspire and individual. Today’s selection offers a limitless palette of textures, colors, shapes, and styles to create custom experience.
Clean & Healthy Choice – Everyone knows ceramic tile is easy to clean and keep clean! It is inhospitable to dust mites, germs and bacteria.
Durable – Tile may last many lifetimes. Weather, scuffs from people who forgot to take off of their shoes, etc. will not mar tile’s good looks.
Rich Artistic Heritage – Conveying elegance and tranquility. Tile has adorned our great buildings throughout history. You can connect to that cultural heritage through richness of tile.
Water-Resistance – Tile is the perfect choice for areas constantly assaulted by wet towels, toy boats, and dripping umbrellas. Not only can installation of ceramic tile be waterproof, some tiles are designed to provide better traction, making tile a perfect choice for swimming pools, showers, patios and other wet areas. (Water, oil, grease, etc. create slippery conditions. Floor applications with exposure to these conditions require extra caution in product selection).
Low Maintenance – You will never have to worry about muddy paws, spilled milk, and stray chips of hot coals. Tile is practically maintenance-free, as it resists dirt and stains and requires little effort to maintain. Just use soap and water to thoroughly clean tile surfaces.
Fire-Resistance – When considering safety for your family and friends, you can rest assured that tile does not burn and give off toxic fumes.
Fade-Resistant – You are free to open your windows and have the sun shine in because unlike other flooring with organic dyes, tile never fades.
Natural & Environmental – Tile has the look and feel of something real, solid, and lasting. It’s a fired mixture of materials from “Mother Earth.”
Information gathered from The Tile Council of North America 2007