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Slate Tile Glossary

A naturally occurring metamorphic rock, slate comes in a range of colors and textures. Due to its durability and look, slate is a unique material for tile flooring, pavers, and cladding. Here are some important glossary terms to know to help you buy slate tile more intelligently. Calcite: This is . . . Read more

Granite Tile Glossary

Although many homeowners tend to associate granite with countertops, granite tiles offer many benefits for floors and walls as well. This durable and distinctive looking natural stone adds color and depth to any surface and can increase a home’s resale value. Check out the below glossary terms to learn more about . . . Read more

Marble Tile Glossary

Whether you love it on the floor, on the wall, or in your shower, marble tile brings a sense of elegance and timelessness to any space. The variety of colors, sizes, and patterns makes marble a go-to material for all areas of your home. Check out the below glossary of . . . Read more

Top 10 Marble Tile FAQs

Marble is one of the many stunning natural stone options you have for tiling your home. While this elegant material is closely associated with Renaissance sculpture, it’s also been a popular building material in many cultures, showing up in everything from ancient Greek temples to the Taj Mahal. Marble is . . . Read more

Top 13 Slate Tile FAQs

Slate tile is a much sought after flooring option because it’s not only stylish and durable, it also feels great on your feet. If you’re considering whether to choose this tile, you probably have a lot of questions. Let this FAQ aid you in deciding whether slate tile is the . . . Read more