Wooden Tile Argenta Cenizia comes in grey-brown tones with a natural wood effect. Its graphics were designed to complement a wide array of interior style. This is a beautiful tile for your floors and It will certainly provide the longevity that you can expect from a good tile. Besides, it doesn’t require maintenance, and in most cases, you can clean this tile with only water. 8×48 rectified porcelain tile from Spain.
Wooden Tile Argenta Durability
Most tiles are glazed products. PEI is an abrasion test measuring the wear and tear of the glaze on a scale from I to V. It has nothing to do with the durability of the tile. You can have a ceramic tile with a PEI rating IV or IV. But it won’t last as long as a porcelain tile. For residential use, PEI 3 and most commercial areas PEI 4 is enough, and almost all porcelain tiles are made within those PEI ratings.
The only indicator of the hardness of a tile is its water absorption level. Most wooden tiles today come with a water absorption below 0.1% Therefore they are extremely tough products. However, the durability of the tile depends on the installation and the quality of the setting materials.
The durability of the tile depends on the installation as much as its hardness. If you want your tile to last, you may want to sure that your installer is using a good thinset and he’s not leaving hollow spots under your tile. Before asking PEI of your tile, you may want to ask the water absorption level of your tile. Tile Council Of America is the only authority about the matter.
Wooden Tile Argenta Cenizia comes with a water absorption level below 0.1%