Bluestone Hainan Honed Tile
- Scoop Purchase
- 500 Grit Sawn Finish
- 20mm Thick
- No Cat Paws
Terrazzo tile is one of the versatile tiling options available in the industry and is made by mixing granite, marble, quartz or glass chips into a cement binder. Initially, terrazzo was made by pouring marble chips on the surface of concrete and polished until smooth, this was done on site, but now tiles are available for easier installation. Terrazzo tiles can be used both indoors and outdoors. As terrazzo tile is manufactured by mixing different elements together, you can choose almost any design or colour that you can dream of.
Terrazzo tile is an excellent choice for flooring for a number of reasons. The first is its looks. As it is made by embedding granite, marble, quartz and glass in a cement binder, it retains many of the aesthetic qualities helping you achieve equally stunning look as pure stone or ceramic tile at a fraction of a price. Second, terrazzo tile is available in almost any design or colour that you may think of including abstract decorative designs, official seals and floor maps. Third, terrazzo is the most durable tiling material as compared to stone and ceramic and once sealed properly it is impervious to water and stain damage and doesn’t chip like other tile materials. It is also lightweight which makes it suitable for large scale flooring projects.
Yes, of course. Terrazzo tiles are one of the most durable tiling materials on the market much more than its stone and ceramic counterparts and it does not even chip and break like other tile materials, so can be used with ease both indoors and outdoors. It is great for high traffic areas such as lobbies, hallways. It is also water resistant which makes it an equally good choice for kitchen and bathroom floors. Terrazzo has the ability to repel water and stains and make a good choice for countertops, showers, baths and swimming pools.