Terracotta Tile – Why Use It?

Terracotta is a term which implies baked earth. It’s a kind of material which is the main ingredient used in making tiles. In fact, it’s the initial materials employed in several ceramic products from times past. Really, this was already being used by the ancient people of China as well as the Roman Empire. During these times, terracotta was utilized as part of water pipes and sculptures. Terracotta tile.

Right now, the terracotta tile is extremely popular. This tile is now being used as a material to reinforce the design and interior of the home and is often used as outdoor tiles. Due to the versatility this tile can provide, it can also be fixed in many rooms, like the kitchen, entertainment room, bathroom and others. This product is available in a wide range of colours, like salmon, pink, shades of brown and various earthy colours that provide a calming look. The warm earthy tone of terracotta tiles is once again making a comeback in many Australian homes.

Terracotta Tile – Rosato Natura

TFO directly imports authentic terracotta tiles and bullnoses from one of the most established terracotta factories in Sicily. Rosato Natura range features light pink shades which is ideal for classical and modern styling. These terracotta tiles are protected with a water-repellent solution called Kwikdry, which makes the maintenance of these products extremely easy for indoor and outdoor use.

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10 thoughts on “Terracotta Tile – Why Use It?

  1. Hi do you stock 100×100 unglazed terracotta tiles for interior applications – I’m trying to match some excitingly in my house. i am based in Canberra

    1. Hi there, thanks for your enquiry. Sorry, unfortunately we do not stock terracotta in this size. We stock a 304x304x14mm terracotta tile.

  2. Hi, I am looking for terracotta floor tiles 25 cm x 25 cm x 2 pieces.
    I understand they may not be produced any longer. Would I be able to cut them from the 30cm x 30cm ones for the replacement.


  3. Terra-cotta Tiles size 315by 315 by 15 mm. Hope you have it, need them urgent. Thank you.
    Regards Stephanie.

    1. Hi there, our terracotta tiles are 304x304x14mm. If you have any further enquiries please give our office a call on (02) 8728 7800 and quote tile code #4647.

  4. I am looking for Italian terracotta floor tiles, 300 x 300 x 9mm, organic bull nose edging, very popular in the 1980 – 1990’s. I am in Brisbane. have some photos I could send. Otherwise I am told I can go to the Phillipines or Malaysia and get them made, but maybe you have some better ideas?

    1. Hi Bill, thank you for your inquiry. We currently stock terracotta tiles produced in Sicily, Italy. It’s available in both a tile and bullnose format. The terracotta tiles are 14mm in thickness and bullnose tiles are 16mm. They retain the classic look of terracotta tiles and would blend in nicely with similar terracotta tiles from a while ago. You can also have these products delivered to Brisbane through our third party transport company.