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Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles
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Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles
Marble has and always will be a very desired product it indicates, class, wealth and artistic traits which is why it is the most popular choice for wall and floor tiles within the bathroom!
Marble boast a sophisticated and lucrative finish unachievable with any other bathroom tile or stone! The expensive flare that marble effect bathroom tiles pushes out is what makes it particular demanding.
We saw the introduction of marble effect bathroom tiles to replace marble in the early 2000's this is thanks to the advancements tile manufacturing has made allowing ceramic and porcelain tiles to perfectly replicate marble!
When we discuss the replication of marble we don't just mean a white tile with a grey line running through it, it id designed by taking multiple images of real cut marble then digitally printing them on to the surface of tile (including all the variations) to give a like for like finish!
Our marble effect tiles include all the popular marble designs and colours from whites to blacks and grey veining to gold veining no matter the style or the room colour finish one is hoping to achieve it is made possible with the use of marble effect bathroom tiles.
In addition to this the benefits of using marble effect bathroom tiles over traditional marble tiles is non-exhaustive to begin with the price is typically 50% cheaper fro the product. Unlike real marble, marble effect tiles do not need sealing, do not have to be cleaned with PH neutral cleaners, are resistant to scratches and reduce the labour time by up to 40%! That is why we are completely marble free yet offer over 200 stunning marble effect bathroom tiles designs!
What Is the Difference Between Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles and Marble?
Marble has been used since ancient times due to its luxurious and expensive appeal. It was typically used in palaces and kingdoms and the more marble used the more it reflected the wealth of the beholder!
The marble designs are versatile with many different origins and classes with the more whiter the stone the more premium the finish! This marble is cut into tile blocks that are heavy and difficult to move around. Chemicals could easily damage them; even water can leave marks that dull its shine. To keep it shiny and lustrous, it had to be cleaned and maintained constantly.
Marble effect tiles, on the other hand, are a modern version of these tiles and are manufactured using predominately porcelain and in some instances ceramic. The reason both materials are used is dependant upon application, for wall tiling on to plasterboard the use of ceramic is ideal due to its lightweight design. Plasterboard can typically only hold 20kg per m2 so it is important that a light weight tile is used.
marble effect bathroom tiles are much more durable then their counter part and can even be used externally providing they offer slip resistance and are made from porcelain!
Practical Uses and Benefits of Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles
We only sell products we believe in this means regardless of the price our products will never be inferior or have a life expectancy! They are all made using premium products in factories where attention to detail is at the top of their expectations!
This means our full range of marble effect bathroom tiles will be perfectly suited for your bathroom. Our tiles all have lengthy descriptions, product images and specification to ensure it meets the requirements specified by yourself, architect, interior designer or builder!
With such a large collection of marble effect tile it is important to first make sure you know what you are looking for, for example decide on a colour first, then consider where you plan on installing it, for bathroom walls we always advise a larger marble effect bathroom tile, this is to reduce the grout lines and give the appearance of a much larger space, in addition to this, the use of small spacers such as 1mm is perfect for this application.
Another thing you can be sure of with our marble effect tiles is their properties! All of our marble effect bathroom tiles that are specified as "safe for floors" can be used with the addition of underfloor heating!
The Versatility of Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles
There are endless options when it comes to marble effect bathroom tiles and we believe there is no set design so do not be afraid to experiment! No is telling you that you need to use these tiles on every wall and the floor! You can mix it up and make it your own with the addition of a contrasting tile as a feature wall or a floor tile.
Having said that should you want to create a uniform bathroom but still have something a little special consider coupling a traditional square or rectangular marble effect bathroom tile with the use of our marble effect hexagon tiles or mosaics, this will add a more subtle feature to your bathroom whilst still creating a focal point!
Why Choose Us For Your Marble Effect Bathroom Tiles?
This is an easy one for us! The main reason our customers choose Applebys Tiles for their marble effect bathroom tiles is the size of the range. We do not believe it is possible to scroll through our extensive range of over 400 marble effect tiles without a single one catching your eye! That should be enough reason and if it is not then...
Our customer service? We have changed the way customer service works we don't just offer a phone call, we offer Live Chat response with an average wait time of just 2 minutes, better yet your not going to be speaking to a robot or someone with little knowledge of the product and the industry.
All of our customer service team have extensive knowledge of our marble effect bathroom tiles, their uses and how to install them. They are not trained to try and sell or up-sell our tiles instead, they are all previous tilers with a total of 40 years tiling experience between them you can be sure the advice offered for our will be comprehensive.
If you want to learn more about our range of marble effect bathroom tiles than head over to our blog where we have plenty of guides surrounding their uses, installation and what works well, where!
We hope you find your perfect match today if not head over to our Live Chat and see how one of our representatives can help you!