Grey Tile Altamura Pearl comes with the look of limestone in light grey color. It’s a beautiful porcelain tile for floors and walls with a stylish design. 30×30 rectified porcelain tile from Spain.
Grey Tile Altamura Comes With 14 Faces.
The print on the tiles is called a face. Whereas all old tiles had the same single face throughout the entire lot, today tiles are made with multiple faces to improve the resemblance to the natural stones. Grey Tile Altamura Pearl comes 14 different high definition faces to ensure a realistic stone effect. While most European tiles are available with 6 to 8 faces, Altamura Pearl’s 14 faces make it very difficult for the eye to catch the repeat. Slight veining in white color over a beautiful grey background makes this tile a great choice for modern interiors. The flawless polished finish takes this tile’s quality to another level.
30×30 is one of the most popular tile sizes in the flooring industry. It covers appx 6 square foot per pieces. Suc size reduces the seam and the grout on the floor by 50% compared t0 24×24 tiles. Besides, It makes the rooms feel more spacious. Most glossy tiles come with a shiny glaze. They are famous for being slippery, and they don’t shine like marble. Altamura Pearl, on the other hand, comes with the true polished finish that adds marble-like shine to the porcelain tile. Moreover, the polished tiles are less slippery than shiny tiles.
Grey Tile Altamura Pearl’s Qualities
Porcelain is a product of ceramic with stronger mass. Its density is measured with its water absorption levels. A” dry pressed ceramic tile with water absorption ≤0.5″ label is the indicator of porcelain tiles. ASTM C1027 is often misused as PEI and most people are under the impression that PEI indicates the tile’s quality. Indeed, ASTM C1027 measures the visual abrasion of the glaze.
ASTM C1027.19 (2019 edition) recommends the following classes
- Class5: Heavy Commercial: suitable for intense commercial and all residential.
- Class4: Commercial: suitable for medium commercial and all residential.
- Class3: Heavy Residential, Light Commercial; suitable for all residential, average abrasion.
However, for commercial floors unglazed through-body or double-charged tiles are more suitable.
Grey Tile Altamura is on the higher end of porcelain tiles with its water absorption ≤01 like all other TAU’s porcelain products.