They say old is gold. Not too sure about the metaphor but granite is sure worth its weight in gold when you look at all of the advantages it has to offer over its other, cheaper counterparts. Sure, it isn’t custom-made for your choice, but it’s the best buy tile manufacturers have to offer and also comes with a warranty signed by mother nature. So, if you are interested in buying beautiful granite tiles in Sydney, or anywhere in Australia for that matter, keep reading to find out the amazing properties of granite.
Born out of volcanoes, granite is given its beautiful shape by immense pressure and heat, making it the densest and hardest natural stone tiles in the world. Dark colors like black, some shades of grey and even pink are some of the colors granite boasts of. This makes it useful in a number of situations. Maybe that’s why people started using it to build things in ancient times and continue the custom even till today.
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 material for such things as kitchen bench tops.
Here are some common advantages of using granite tiles:
· It’s Super-rock! It doesn’t corrode and is scratch-proof and weather resistant.
· Hard – Because of its hardness, it’s a suitable choice for areas with a heavy foot traffic.
· Beautiful – Owing to the fact that it’s a natural rock, the patterns on each tile is one of a kind.
Adding to the above are factors that it doesn’t fade too easily and is pretty friendly maintenance-wise. Using it can be a huge cost saver if you’re not one of those people who like changing tiles every couple of years or so. Granite is the most durable material there is in the market. Who knows, these tiles may even outlive your grandchildren without repair.
Tile Factory Outlet has a great range of quality granite at amazingly low prices. Visit us in our Sydney showroom or compare and buy tiles from our online store.