Ceramic tiles and porcelain stoneware is one of the most popular building materials at all times, obtained by firing clay before sintering. Porcelain stoneware, as it is called differently, is used in interior decoration for facing walls, floors, facades and pools, stoves and fireplaces. Ceramic tiles and porcelain tiles of various manufacturers are represented on the building materials market, we offer our customers to pay attention to such factories as: ATLAS CONCORDE, GOLDEN TILE, LA FAENZA, LA FABBRICA, MAINZU, MARAZZI, MIRAGE, NOVABELL, BISAZZA, PERONDA, ROBERTO CAVALLI, REX, VENIS, VIVES.
The variety of colors, structures, images and sizes, stylistic and artistic directions, provide an opportunity to satisfy the most sophisticated requirements. By creating design project, specialists of “ionosfera” will consult the customer in detail and help in choosing porcelain stoneware, develop a unique its installation plan. When choosing ceramic tiles and porcelain stoneware, it is necessary to pay attention to its technical characteristics, taking into account the operating conditions.
If it is difficult to determine the type of tile, pay attention to the color of the marking on the package:
- red – 1st grade;
- blue – 2nd grade;
- green – grade 3.
The frost resistance index indicates that the tile is intended for outdoor use. AI, BI codes confirm assignment for outdoor use, AIII, BIII for indoor use. PEI marking stands for abrasion resistance:
- I – bathroom;
- II – living quarters;
- III – kitchen, corridor;
- IV – retail space, entrances;
- V – places with high traffic.
That is, the first group is less, and the fifth is more resistant to abrasion. Along with the strength characteristics, the advantages of ceramic tiles are: electrical conductivity, resistance to chemicals, sunlight and hygiene. When choosing a ceramic tile, pay attention to its dimension and calibration, the surface must be flat, the angles are straight (90 °). In view of the foregoing, you can count on the successful acquisition of a beautiful and reliable material for finishing work in the interior. Of course, in order to bring the matter to its logical conclusion and get the desired result, laying ceramic tiles should be entrusted to highly qualified specialists. Any questions that arise regarding the use of ceramic tiles in the renovation of an apartment, house or office, you can ask our specialists or order an interior designer on the site. We will provide clear, professional and helpful answers.