Tile is varied, versatile and very stylish. You can choose from ceramic, porcelain, stone, metal or glass. Different sizes can run from tiny mosaics to 20-inch tiles or larger. There are geometric shapes, squares, rectangles, diamonds and ovals in smooth, matt, gloss, nubby, wood look and textured finishes.
Ceramic tile is a versatile solution to many design problems, it makes for an excellent choice due to its wide variety of colors, finishes, textures, sizes, durability, and general lack of maintenance. Ceramic has excellent fire resistance and feels cool on the feet, is resistant to stains, dirt and odors.
Porcelain tile is a type of heavy duty ceramic originally developed for industrial and commercial uses. It tends to possess a hardness and resistance to liquids above traditional ceramic tile. Porcelain is available in a wide range of colors and designs and can realistically imitate natural surfaces without requiring the associated upkeep. Porcelain tile can also add to property values and tends to be even more maintenance free than ceramic.