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Apollo Flooring Center shows how ceramic and porcelain tile continue to be suitable in modern décor

Because ceramic and porcelain tile come from deep in the earth, they are known for resembling stone. Porcelain and ceramic tile also come in look-alike wood grains that increase the decorating potential of these products. When resurfacing floors with porcelain or ceramic tiles, there are numerous options from which to choose. We often think of the visual aspects when planning a decor makeover, or a single change in a space.

Visuals are big pieces of the puzzle. Another approach to home decor reaches a wider range when you consider touch and texture. Here are some variations of porcelain and ceramic tile that add an essential element to living spaces and make them more sensual.


The Apollo Flooring Center display of ceramic and porcelain tile

In our Tucson, AZ showroom, our representatives will help you make specific choices. At first glance, the options for ceramic and porcelain tile can seem to be overwhelming. The choice can be straightforward and fun. Just start with something you like. Finding some tile with texture is a good place to begin. It sets the mood and inspiration. Ceramic and porcelain tile that has different shapes and variables, is a decorating suggestion made by designer Marc Thee.

He also suggests choosing a neutral palate that has both dark and light tones. Colors than pop are also design elements that can create a spa-like ambiance when paired with big white ceramic or porcelain tile. Porcelain and ceramic tile with a textured surface change a good design into a great one.

Family friendly tile in Tucson AZ from Apollo Flooring

Inspirational use of porcelain or ceramic tile in the kitchen

Placing ceramic or porcelain tile in a kitchen that has a wood grain look and feel has the practical benefits of stain proof, waterproof, and surface hardness qualities. The subtle grooves in the tile give the floor a sense of movement and dynamism. This type of porcelain or ceramic tile gives dimension to the room.

Even though porcelain and ceramic tile are some of the oldest building materials, they have multi-sensual elements that still translate into modern spaces and designs. We have helped customers from Green Valley, Marana, Oro Valley, and Saddlebrook select porcelain and ceramic tile. We also provide in-home consultations when you need inspiration for using porcelain or ceramic tile in your next home renovation.

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