GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT STONE AND TILE
Recently, stone has become almost as affordable as porcelain and ceramic. When assessing the affordability of Tile over wood or carpet, consider durability, lifespan, uniqueness and timeless quality. These characteristics make it clear that granite, natural stone & tile are very affordable.
Due to the above-mentioned factors, natural stone is very popular. Unlike synthetic floor coverings and counter surfaces, stone is unique, highly durable and has a timeless quality which never goes out of style.
Natural stone, when properly chosen and installed, is a material of lasting beauty that actually appreciates in value. It is an investment that lasts a lifetime.
Some grades of stone are highly durable. Ceramic/porcelain tile is the most durable flooring and facing material available. It is color permanent, abrasion resistant, and can not be cut, torn, gouged, or punctured. Granite is also a highly durable stone and is perfect for kitchen countertops.
EASE OF CARE:
Stone and tile are easy to clean with water and soap. There is no special need for expensive cleaning products or maintenance. All installed stone is sealed.
By choosing stone and tile, you have tapped into an infinite selection of sizes, shapes, colors, patterns and textures. You have the capability of satisfying the design requirements of virtually every setting.
Stone will enhance any environment, from a formal dining room, to a kitchen countertop, an entry way, or a master bath suite. Properly selected stone will provide a surface that is as functional as it is beautiful.
Dollar for dollar, stone may be the best investment you can make in your home. Design versatility combined with durability, creates a product of lasting value.