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Why Travertine Tiles Make Great Bathroom Floor Tiles.
Travertine tiles are very commonly used as bathroom floor tiles and they have become very popular for many reasons.
Travertine floor tiles make great bathroom floor tiles for many more reasons, they have great design and will bring the natural and warmth into the home but they are also very strong and durable and they will certainly last the test of time.
Many are unsure whether travertine floor tiles make great bathroom floor tiles and it is true that the correct type of travertine tile has to be chosen for the right location. Bathroom floor tiles will have to withstand much in the way of substances and water and this is what can confuse sometimes. Many worry that travertine can be porous and can become damaged easily when substances will penetrate the stone. Travertine floor tiles are porous and they will have to be sealed and there are different types of travertine floor tiles that have different finishes and this will make a difference when installing them as bathroom floor tiles. Sealant should be applied according to the manufacturers guidelines and always seek as much advice as you can, travertine bathroom floor tiles will also need to be resealed after a set amount of time and this should be checked as any tiles not sealed correctly will be in danger of becoming damaged.
The tumbled and honed finishes of travertine floor tiles are probably the best choices for bathroom floor tiles, both finishes bring the natural into the home and have a real traditional appearance; they are also classed as the best types for bathroom areas.
Travertine floor tiles will add value to the home and style but travertine works really well in many other areas in the bathroom. The material travertine can be used around sink and bath surrounds and they come in many size variations ranging from larger travertine tiles to the smaller mosaic varieties. Home owners can also mix the two and have both smaller mosaic tiles and larger tiles in the same designs which make a real design statement.
Travertine tiles come in many colour variations and all will bring warmth and depth to the bathroom area.
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