Types of Tile

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Different Types of Tile

When it comes to tile, it is a versatile, naturally beautiful, and durable option. Carpet One Floor & Home of Murrieta in Temecula, CA is your local tile retailer. We carry a wide range of tile types for you to choose from that vary in color, style, and more. Our sales professionals are trained in all aspects of tile, which means you can come to us as your local tile experts.

Tile is not just meant for flooring you can also install tile on walls, showers, and even outside as a patio. Below we have covered a few different tile options you can choose in our showroom: ceramic, porcelain, and stone.

Custom Backsplash and Wall Tile

When it comes to decorating your walls, go with something bolder than fresh paint or wallpaper, try backsplash or wall tile. Wall tile, or backsplash tile, is a great way to break up a long boring wall with something stylish and eye catching. Compared to wallpaper, backsplash tile is not only easier to clean, but it will not be affected by moisture or humidity like wallpaper would. Wall tile is incredibly easy to clean and very easy to design, meaning you can choose a totally custom look for your space.

Ceramic, Porcelain, and Stone

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Ceramic Tile

Ceramic tile is a very popular flooring choice for both kitchens and bathrooms. It is light weight, made from natural materials, and comes in a wide variety of style. When covered with the right glaze, ceramic can be incredibly resistant to scratching, making it a great choice if you have pets in your home or for use in high traffic areas.

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Porcelain Tile

Porcelain is a type of ceramic tile, but it is heated at a higher temperature making it denser. Porcelain tile is more water resistant than ceramic, which means you can install it in places like your laundry room and even outside as a patio without worrying about moisture being absorbed and causing cracks. For the best spill protection, choose a dark color, which will hide problem areas between cleanings.

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Stone Tile

Natural stone is available in a variety of beautiful colors and textures and you’ll also find that no two tiles look the same, giving you the opportunity to give a unique touch to your space. Natural stone tiles are heavy and durable, so you can have the installed inside and outside of your home. When sealed correctly, natural stone is stain and water resistant.

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