Homeworks Carpet One Floor & Home in Bethany Beach, Delaware, is proud to be your local tile retailer, expert, and installer. While we wear a lot of hats, we also carry a lot of great tiles to choose from when planning your next home renovation project. Tile is a house staple from floor to ceiling thanks to its durability and being so easy to clean. Our extensive inventory will meet the style and budget needs of practically everyone and our services are hard to beat. Check us out if you’re considering tile for your home and keep reading to see if it’s a great fit for you.
Today, several tiles on the market will make a great addition to your home. Our selection of tile includes ceramic, porcelain, mosaic, stone, and large format tiles. Each comes with its pros and drawbacks. Some are also meant for more than just floors, so you can enjoy the look and durability of tile as a backsplash or custom shower. They all look great in homes but knowing what works best for your home is key in finding the right tile for you. Below we go into more detail on ceramic, porcelain, and stone tiles.
Ceramic: Made of natural clay and fired in a kiln this tile is both lightweight and durable making it a great choice for floors and backsplashes alike.
Porcelain: Also made of clay, porcelain is fired at a higher temperature making it extremely durable and water-resistant. Since porcelain tends to be heavier, we favor these tiles for flooring in rooms with lots of activity.
Stone: Made from slabs of natural stones, these tiles can be truly unique with their own veining, coloring, and texture. These tiles make great additions to both indoor and outdoor spaces thanks to their natural durability and water resistance.
Wood-look tile is the latest innovation in digital manufacturing that allows you to get the look of natural wood on a tile. This means you can enjoy the appearance of hardwood floors in rooms where you otherwise cannot such as kitchens, bathrooms, mudrooms, and more. These splash zones and moisture-prone areas are a nightmare for hardwood flooring as they can cause them to warp and buckle. Although tile is a top choice for these rooms, they don’t always meet the stylistic needs of every home. Thankfully for wood look tile you no longer have to sacrifice beauty for function.
Tile is a great choice for rooms like kitchen & bathrooms, where spills and moisture are more common in the home. Making sure you choose the right tile is just the first step to enjoying tile in your home, the next is installation. Though there are many types of tiles and ways to use them, we always recommended professional installation so you can get the most out of your tiles. With proper installation, your tiles can stay beautiful and functional for years to come. After all, no one wants to worry about a loose tile tripping them up or falling off a wall. Our installation team will guide you through the process, and you can even schedule a FREE at-home estimate to see how much your renovation will cost.
Here at Homeworks Carpet One Floor & Home, we offer a great selection of tiles. This includes ceramic, porcelain, stone, mosaic, and large format tiles. We also help with custom projects like tile backsplashes, tile flooring, custom showers, fireplaces, and more. For outdoor spaces, we offer Exterior Application for patios and pools. Tile makes a great addition to any home, and we are eager to help you find the perfect tile for your next home project. Come to our showroom to talk to our staff and see our tiles in person or start browsing our tile selection online now to get started.
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