Ceramic tiles in your kitchen!
Date published: Jul 31, 2020
Ceramic tiles are a popular choice for flooring. Actually, this versatile and durable material has several advantages! At our Italbec store in Montreal, there are several new collections that will make your dream kitchen look amazing! We also have a team of advisors read to help and guide you through all of your renovation projects.
In order to make an informed choice and select the flooring that best suits your home and family's needs, here is a summary of the advantages of installing ceramic floors.
The Advantages of Ceramic Tiles
The idea of a new kitchen is exciting, especially this year as we are at home more often than usual. Ceramic used as a backsplash or as floors continues to grow in popularity. But why this trend?
Reduction of allergies: Unlike other floor coverings, ceramic tiles do not trap in dust and bacteria. The use of ceramic actually helps keep the air in your home healthier and decreases the number of allergens. This is a great benefit for those who have many allergies.
Resistant to cuts and scratches: One of the advantages of ceramic is that it is very strong and sturdy. Cuts and scratches left by kitchen knives, for example, are imperceptible.
Resistant to impacts: Ceramic has high impact resistance. However, it is not as strong as solid wood or natural stone. Therefore, ceramic may break if you accidentally drop a plate on the floor.
Advantageous price: Ceramic is very affordable, and it does not go out of fashion as the trends change. A neutral and quality ceramic tile can significantly increase the value of your home.
Little maintenance: Ceramic is durable and very easy to maintain. A good tile adhesion will provide a quality surface for many years. The lifespan of the ceramic surface is related to its use and maintenance.
Environmental: Ceramic tiles are made up of clay, sand and glass. They are also made from recycled and recyclable materials. They give you the ability to keep your house cooler in the summer, allowing you to reduce your electricity bills, and insulate your house in the winter. In terms of flooring, you won’t find better in any other material.
Wide variety of styles and patterns: This product features a wide range of designs, patterns and colors. Whether it is gloss, semi-gloss or mat, there are several types of finish for your ceramic.
Resistant to acid: This material is resistant to household products and elements with high acid contents.
Resistant to light: The color of ceramic does not change when exposed to all types of light. Whether you install ceramic on your patio or indoors, it will stay intact.
It is easy to have repaired: To be able to face a possible crack, it is important to keep a few additional tiles. You can try replacing the damaged tiles by yourself or you can find a professional to do it for you. In any case, if installed correctly, ceramic flooring can easily last from 10 to 20 years.
If you had doubts about which material to choose for your project, now you know! Ceramic is the one for you. You can easily install it anywhere! It is a robust material; its price is often advantageous, and it is also very trendy!
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