Two new lines as displayed at the Bologna 2016 Tile Fair. Simple geometric patterns based on blue tones. These glazed porcelain Spanish floor tiles require no sealing or ongoing maintenance like the encaustic tiles they replica. They are also more cost effective to lay and purchase in the first place. We will be expecting our first stock in early December 2016. Click here for more of our patterned tile range.
Looking for a hard wearing maintenance free alternative to timber floors?
These "Digital" print glazed porcelain floor tiles allow for each
range to have a multiple of various prints (some up to over 60 prints) -
enhancing the natural look. It is important that the eye sees a
variation in shade and tone as well as just grain. You want people to
think its timber, not a tile that tries to look like wood - "The
authenticity is in the detail". This does reflect in the price as the
less expensive tiles do look rather fake. We can import tiles from Spain
for well under $30sqm like other importers do. But we don't..they just
look to fake. Our Spanish wood look floor tiles range from $59 to $99sqm.
We always suggest to our clients to look around and compare and you will
see the difference.
These timber look floor tiles are available in rectangular formats starting
from 15x90cm, and square 45x45 decking board look tiles. A number of the
timber look tiles also come in an R12 slip resistant finish. This new
microgrip technology adds no visible texture to the tiles and no loss of
the digital print detail.
They are importantly an environmentally friendly tile flooring
solution. Only natural clays are used, and then fired in natural gas
kilns in production of these floor tiles.
As the Timber Look porcelain floor tile range are fired products,
they are hard wearing, require no sealing or ongoing up keep. Making
them perfect for domestic or commercial applications. Matching grout
colours are used to further enhance the look. Clients are amazed how
real they look, even on touch they still are surprised when told they
Here is another example of digital printing technology and tiles. These Spanish porcelain tiles have to look of Limestone without all the hassles. Unlike the real stone, glazed tiles are extremely hard wearing and do not absorb. This eliminates the need to seal the material....which in itself is no 100% guarantee of totally eliminating staining of the material. Also with digital printing we have various frames or pictures. So like the real stone not every piece is the same, adding to that natural look.Why have the hassles when such authentic looking tile possibilities are available...
These tiles are now on display at our Sydney Tile Showroom.
Kalafrana Ceramics 02 95695010
At Kalafrana Ceramics
Sydney Tiles showroom, we take our time to make sure that clients are fully
of all the pros and cons of their choice of floor tile. Floors can
as glazed and vitrified porcelain, with either a matt, honed or
polished finish. Floors tiles can be one of the most misunderstood
products on the market. There
are different formats, textures, glazes and materials to choose
Glazed tiles can come with either a clay/ceramic body or a
body with a hard wearing coating applied to it. These tiles are
require no ongoing maintenance or sealing, easy to clean, greater
design and look. The latest High Definition Inkjet Print
Technology from Italy and Spain that allows for remarkable copies of
natural and manufactured materials. The variation form tile to tile and
the small pixilation of the print make it hard to separate from the real
thing.....and without the maintenance.
For example - Travertine look floor tiles without the hassles , amazing faux concrete look tiles where the
aggregate can be seen with up to 70 variations from tile to tile. The
possibilities are staggering when it comes to tiles.
Subway tiles get their names from the classic ceramic tiles used on the
walls of the New York City subway stations in the early twentieth
century. If you would like to add a classic touch to your bathroom or
A large variety of designs are available on the market, but it is
important not to be hasty, as choosing the right color and texture
makes a big difference in creating a working space. Recently introduced
lines we are importing from Spain included handmade look tiles, bevel
edge tiles and the new plaster effect finish subway tile. The use of
subway tiles in the right bathroom or kitchen space is timeless.