Granite Tiles

Granite Tiles – What Are they?

Granite tiles offer many benefits. The best thing about granite tiles are that they are as affordable as marble, travertine and limestone.

For centuries granite tiles have been used for construction works. When a granite tile is used it will last a lifetime. They are widely used in homes and commercial projects.

Among building materials used to cover floors, granite tiles are one of the most popular. Due to its durability, hence, granite tiles are a more suitable building materials for such things as kitchen bench tops.

Before deciding to purchase granite tiles, there are special factors you need to consider. You have to carefully examine the environment and location of the area where you are going to install the tiles. You should put a heavy weight on the moisture level of the area, slip resistance of the tile, and foot traffic it will receive. Tile Factory Outlet has a selection of granite tiles, polished granite for easy of cleaning (inside areas) or flamed granite which has been brushed giving a fantastic anti-slip yet classic look to your outdoor areas.

Why not think of using the polished inside then at the back door continue the grout lines but change to flamed granite? If you wish to use your outdoor area as an entertainment area and want that flow through it is very important that your grout joints line up. TFO has it’s 600x600mm granite rectified so that you can use smaller grout joints but even more importantly carry the grout lines through from inside to out.

Granite tiles can be used for different reasons. They are both useful and decorative, making your choice of granite smart and trendy. Due to the versatility of granite tiles, there are a wide range of options to install them. They will last a lifetime, as shown by the many monuments around the world centuries old, still standing despite the changing temperatures and harsh climate.

Why not see TFO incredible Granite prices at https://www.tfo.com.au/buy-tiles-online ?

2 comments… add one
  • Jim Grice April 10, 2012, 8:00 am

    Can I use granite tiles laid on a bed of concrete for a driveway?

  • jess34 January 22, 2012, 7:06 pm

    Would I need to do something extra in terms of supporting granite? I’m not sure if the flooring would need to be re-enforced or something.

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