Advantages of Porcelain Tile Flooring
Porcelain tile flooring can easily endure heavy foot traffic at both residential and commercial
locations while not reducing its color and beauty! It is used for many decorative and functional
purposes but regarded as an ideal choice for flooring applications. Some of the advantages of
porcelain tile flooring are mentioned below:
Porcelain tile is both harder and denser than many other ceramic tile products
Porcelain tile is frost-resistant, and often frost-proof
Porcelain tile is highly resistant to stain, scratch, and moisture
Porcelain tile is a hard wearing material which is resistant to harsher cleaning agents,
scratches, stains, fading, heavy loads and fire.
Porcelain tile is available in glazed as well as unglazed varieties.
It is strong and long-lasting.
It can be easily installed in heavy traffic areas (Group 4 and 5).
Porcelain tile flooring is aesthetically pleasing.
It has a high breaking strength. Porcelain contains less clay and more feldspar (a
mineral). It�s also pressed at a higher pressure.
Porcelain tile flooring has low water absorption. Therefore, less staining occurs on
these floors and they are easier to clean.
Porcelain tile flooring offers a wide range of colors and textures, and many different
designs and styles. Professionals can produce an accurate recreation of the look of
natural stone, granite, slate, travertine, limestone, marble, quartzite, terracotta and
even woods and metals.
Porcelain tile flooring can be easily maintained. For this reason it is a practical choice
for flooring in any room in the house as it needs no polishing, waxing, or sealing, and can
be cleaned easily with a damp mop.