What is Roman tiles?

What is Roman tiles?

Roman Tiles is a family run business with over 10 years’ experience in the construction industry. Since its inception, Roman Tiles has emerged as a leading competitor in the stone and tile industry with a recognisable logo and work ethic!

Which type of tiles is best for bathroom?

The Best Options for Bathroom Floor Tile in 2022

  • Vinyl Tiles. Vinyl is the most popular bathroom flooring material because of its low cost and high degree of practicality.
  • Ceramic and Porcelain Tiles.
  • Glass Tiles.
  • Stone Tiles.
  • Plastic Laminate Tiles.
  • Linoleum Floor Tiles.
  • Cork Tiles.

What are Mallorca tiles?

The countries surrounding the Mediterranean use extensively ceramic tiles for home. With its artisanal aspect and lustrous finish, the Mallorca collection reminds us of our holiday in Spain. It brings elegance and charm to every room of the house, from the kitchen to the bathroom.

Why are Italian tiles better?

Compared to ceramic tiles, Italian porcelain tiles are less porous and do not allow for much liquid penetration. This is a great advantage especially if you have young children or pets in the house – your tiles will still last you a long time looking like new in spite of the inevitable everyday accidents.

What is a double Roman tile?

The Double Roman is a standard profiled roof tile with a small round roll. This classic design lends itself to both traditional and contemporary architectural styles.

Is porcelain tile slippery when wet?

Ceramic and porcelain tile floors can be notoriously slippery. The very feature that makes tile easy to clean—its smooth, non-porous nature—also means that it is slippery underfoot. Add extra tile glazing, water, and dress shoes, and a rush to get to work can mean a trip to the emergency room instead.

What is Zellige tile?

Zellige is a handcrafted clay tile that originates from Morocco. Zellige tiles are known for their variations in tone, shine, flatness and depth of the glazing, its surface texture with irregularities as well as its variability in shape and size. Each Zellige tile is unique.

Why are Italian tiles so expensive?

Global Italian companies put more money towards research, design and production. This results in a tile that is well thought out, has a more accurate design and is an excellent replica of natural materials such as marble or stone.

What is the difference between Spanish and Italian tiles?

Porcelain from Spain or Italy? There is no difference between one or the other. The technology used by both is the same, usually Italian machinery. The difference between factories are in design and customer service.

How did Romans make tiles?

The Romans perfected mosaics as an art form. The Greeks refined the art of figural mosaics by embedding pebbles in mortar. The Romans took the art form to the next level by using tesserae (cubes of stone, ceramic, or glass) to form intricate, colorful designs.