The best material ultimately depends on what you need it for. These are all things to consider:
- Are the tiles going to be in a room with a lot of moisture?
- Are they going to be under heavy traffic?
- Will they exposed to external temperatures?
- What is your preferred design choice?
Some of the more popular options are:
Marble – Marble is great for those looking to add luxury and style to a room. They have varied patterns and are available in a number of different colours, offering the customer a lot of options.
Granite – Granite is commonly used for kitchen counters, as well as floors and walls. It’s a popular choice due to it’s dense nature, meaning it won’t stain or absorb water. Again, available in a variety of colours.
Limestone – Limestone is suitable for looking for a more traditional look, but is still a popular choice in contemporary homes. It’s durable and is available in a number of different colours and textures, making it a good choice for walls or floors.
Ceramic – A popular choice for floor and wall tiles, due to it’s low permeability, resistant properties and strength. A good choice for either interior or exterior applications.