Best tile flooring options for the bathroom

Best tile flooring options for the bathroom

Bathrooms might be small, but they do pack a powerful punch! These days, they're much more than functional places, setting the whole house's tone.

And tile flooring is a great way to add style. Read on to learn more about the best tile flooring options for your bathroom.?

Make sure you buy the right tile for your project

Bathrooms can be high-traffic places, especially if you have a large family with kids, but they can also be relatively low-traffic if you have a small one or 2-person family.

The bath is always known as the "wettest room in the house." And you need to be sure it has?

good grip or traction, especially if you have kids or senior residents living with you.

Make sure you describe your project in the tile store. And read labels thoroughly.

Porcelain: non-absorbent, heavier and dense

Porcelain tile is an excellent choice for the bath, whether yours is high or low traffic. It's made of a nonporous clay called Kaolin, with sand and glass.

Porcelain comes in assorted colors and textures; it is, in fact, the preferred choice for wood-and-stone look tiles.

Mosaics: trending on bathroom floors

These are the tiny but durable, highly decorative tile in Sebring, FL. They are also mold and mildew resistant.

Ceramic tiles graded Category 3

Ceramic tiles are graded by category; three means best for indoor, moderately busy floors. They also have a COF (coefficient of friction) that indicates grip or traction.?

Select one with a COF (coefficient of friction) of .50 or higher. Remember, you can always add more grip by choosing one with texture.

Visit our tile store today

Griffin?s Carpet Mart, Inc. is a family-owned business. The company combines old-fashioned service values with technical knowledge to help you find the right tile flooring for your style.

Visit our showroom
in Sebring, FL. You'll see brands like Daltile, American Olean, Happy Floors, and more. We service: Sebring, Avon Park, Lake Placid, Wauchula and Frostproof.