In order to choose the right tiles and porcelain stoneware for the interior, you should study their features.
Porcelain stoneware is baked at a higher temperature, with additional pressure and the addition of granite chips. With this technology, porcelain stoneware is not just baked, but soldered, displacing air from the pores.
Porcelain stoneware acquires special properties that tile does not have:
- Frost resistance and heat resistance.
- Chemical resistance.
- Resistant to temperature extremes and direct sunlight.
These properties make it possible to use porcelain stoneware on the balcony, bathroom, kitchen, and in high traffic areas..
A fireplace, decorated with porcelain stoneware, acquires not only a beautiful design, but also increased heat transfer. The same property allows you to lay porcelain stoneware on the “warm floor”. The shape of the tiles is different, including a “wild stone”.
“Marble”. The contrasting colors of dark and white marble work well with wood paneling.
In the kitchen, it will be advisable to make the floor from porcelain stoneware. Tiles can be damaged from falling heavy objects.
A mosaic apron will help to dilute the strict classics. Wall tiles are easy to clean and quite resistant to water and modern detergents.
The variety of shapes and colors of tiles allows you to create the most varied interior, from a modest “Provence” to a modern “Hi-tech”, or come up with your own, unique design.
When choosing a floor covering, you need to build on the size of the room, the overall design, and how the room will be used. You need to evaluate all the pros and cons of the materials before dwelling on one thing. It makes no sense to overpay if the room has a stable temperature, humidity and gentle conditions.
Ceramic tiles with a matte anti-slip finish are more suitable for bathroom floors than polished porcelain stoneware. There are 5 levels of measuring the sliding of the coating, and when buying porcelain stoneware and tiles, be sure to check this point with the seller.
Large tiles should not be installed in a small room. They will only emphasize its small size. Therefore, in the bathroom, it is better to avoid large tiles and dark colors. Is it just for contrast.
For the bathroom, it is better to use bright and rich colors..
The horizontally placed tiles visually expand the room, and the small mosaic inserts make the plain bathroom interior fun. If you have a low ceiling, you should direct the drawing vertically.
It is not necessary to install partitions for zoning rooms. Playing with colors and textures will do it better, at no extra cost.
Wall decor with porcelain stoneware for brickwork, with the correct selection of furniture, will emphasize the comfort of the room.
The atmosphere of warmth and peace will be created by the wood-like interior tiles. However, do not get carried away with too dark tones. Of course, such a tile is beautiful, but it will visually compress the space. Therefore, it is better to take one wall under a dark tile, and make the rest as light as possible.
If you have an idea, if you know exactly what you want, then you just have to choose from this variety of shapes and colors. And do not limit your imagination, because modern tile manufacturers can make any texture and create any pattern that will satisfy even the most demanding taste.