Porcelain tiles

What Is A Lappato Tile?

By The Team @ TFO

Buy lappato tiles at TFO and save. TFO is Sydney’s premier tile outlet where you’ll find a wide range of lapppato as well as glazed porcelain tiles from Italy and Spain. Lappato tile. Lappato is an Italian word for semi polished/honed. Many factories are now focusing their attention on these semi polished marvels. They certainly

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What Are Lappato Tiles?

By The Team @ TFO

Buy lappato concrete look tiles at TFO and save! TFO directly imports tiles from some of the world’s most reputable tile manufacturers and makes them available at wholesale prices. Lappato tiles are porcelain tiles popular for both floors and walls. “Lappato” refers to the process used to polish the surface of porcelain. The polishing process

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Glazed Tiles – Compared With Unglazed

By The Team @ TFO

Glazed tiles, porcelain is the name given to tiles that are fired from special clay that makes them resistant to water absorption. The water absorption rating of these tiles is less then 0.5%. Because porcelain is stronger than other types of non-porcelain tiles, it’s more difficult to cut through.  You can also get porcelain in

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Silicone Bathroom Tiles – Tips For Using Silicone

By The Team @ TFO

Silicone is used for finishing, after your tile has been installed, grouted, and sealed. Where is silicone used? Generally where two surfaces meet and the joint requires flexibility. This is because silicone absorbs movement. What areas does that include? The joint between the shower pan and the porcelain or ceramic wall tiles, also the joint

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Polished Porcelain Tiles – Why So Popular?

By The Team @ TFO

Polished porcelain tiles are a popular choice for tiles. Why are they so popular? A discussion of polished porcelain tiles would not be complete without highlighting their strong points. Polished Porcelain Tiles One strong point is with regard to design. Some manufacturers have produced polished porcelain tiles to allow the bisque (tile body) to show

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Love Calacatta Marble Look Porcelain? Do It The Affordable Way

By The Team @ TFO

Many love Calcatta marble look porcelain tiles. Why? When speaking of Italian marble tiles, nothing comes close to the dramatic personality of Calacatta marble. While this type of marble you can only find in a small area of Italy, it is one of the most sought after marbles around the world because of its unforgettable

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Lappato Porcelain Tiles – Perfectly Balanced

By The Team @ TFO

When considering tile options, a top contender for tile of the year is the lappato porcelain tiles. But what exactly are lappato porcelain tiles? And what are the advantages of using lappato porcelain tiles over other varieties in certain installations? Each tile gets its name from how it was produced. Lappato porcelain tiles are no

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Stone Look Tiles – Best Time To Get Stone Look Porcelain Floor Tiles

By The Team @ TFO

There has never before been a time like now, where choosing the right tiles seems like such an enormous task. This is because there are so many different options available. After all, the choice of your floor tiles can have a significant impact on the character of your home. As the options for floor tiles

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Choose Environmentally Friendly Porcelain Tiles

By The Team @ TFO

There has never been a time where environmental sustainability has been as important as it is today. Regardless of the industry, there are strict regulations to minimize the impact on the surrounding environment. The public is also becoming more aware of the impact humans have had over the past decades of fast development. We can

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Carrara – 600x600mm Pre-sealed Polished Porcelain

By The Team @ TFO

This fabulous polished porcelain “Carrara”, just like the name implies, has a surface design which is soft, subtle and sophisticated. The large format of 600x600mm is rectified which means that the tile has been mechanically cut to an exact size as opposed to being moulded and fired. This allows the tiles to be laid more

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