Benefits of Tile:
Indoors or outdoors, there is no more versatile solution then porcelain and ceramic tile. Spills, splashes, unexpected leaks, and all of life’s other messes included, tile is designed to prevent liquids from seeping through. Unlike other materials out there, that warp, buckle, and trap in excess moisture to cost you more over time.
Properly installed tile can form a waterproof system, making it an ideal choice for areas where water and liquid messes are a regular occurrence such as the kitchen, laundry rooms and bathrooms.
Aside from just being known to ruin other materials, water plays a major part in your space’s hygiene too. Water-resistant tile is absolutely essential for fight the risk of mold and mildew around your home.
Mold and mildew need food and water to grow. Of all the popular floor and wall coverings today, only ceramic tile is inhospitable to mold and mildew. This is because ceramic tile is made of inorganic ingredients that don’t support hungry spores.
And, when disinfecting a surface is desired, ceramic tile easily stands up to cleaners like bleach and other disinfectants– even though clean water and proper drying alone are enough to dispel most messes on ceramic tile.