Q: Are marble tiles waterproof?
A: It’s important to choose wall tiles that are water resistant. Bathroom tiles are designed to repel liquids which includes steam and splashbacks. Our tiles are sealed to ensure that water does not get into the substructure of a bathroom. This also makes tiles easier to clean and reduces the build-up of mould.
Q: What should I avoid when cleaning marble tiles?
A: Marble is a porous stone which means it risks being chipped, duller or stained by some cleaning products. You should avoid cleaning products unless they’re specifically designed for marble, specifically abrasive products that could scratch the surface. Never use bleach, baking soda, vinegar or anything of this kind.
Q: How do I maintain marble tiles?
A: Depending on whether the marble tiles you use are for flooring or walls the cleaning techniques may differ. Wall tiles should be cleaned with a neutral soap solution and a cloth once per week. Floor tiles should be mopped frequently with a soft cloth to remove grit and dirt.
Q: Do marble tiles break easily?
A: Marble stone is durable and can withstand the test of time, and wear and tear. Our marble tiles are sealed making them more durable. However, due to the stone being porous means marble tiles are at more risk of damage which is why it’s important to follow the correct maintenance steps.
Q: How long do marble tiles last?
A: Marble is a lot more stronger and durable than most tiles including ceramic and porcelain. With regular maintenance and care, marble tiles are designed to last at least 25 years. Testament to this our marble tiles come with a lifetime guarantee.