For centuries, the use of stone tiling has been prevalent in various parts of the world, but today it has grown in popularity and is used in homes everywhere. It can be used for a wide variety of home designs, from contemporary looks to more rustic, country, and traditional ones. One advantage that stone tiling has over other home design materials is that it is relatively easy to maintain. Stone tile can be easily cleaned with soap and water, or by using a commercial stone cleaner that you can purchase at any home improvement store.
Today stone tiling is gaining momentum and is gaining the attention of those who are looking for a more luxurious and stylish floor covering for their home. They can range in price from two-hundred dollars for extremely high quality stone tiles to as low as forty dollars for some basic tiling. You can choose from slate, limestone, marble, travertine, granite and quartzite, among many others.
If you’re looking for a way to add a little sophistication to your home without spending a fortune, consider stone tiling. With a variety of colors and patterns, you’ll have no problem finding something that will fit into the theme and style of your home. And while it does require some extra attention in terms of sweeping and mopping, it’s a job you won’t have to worry about if you choose the right type. And don’t forget to keep up those stone countertops and kitchen countertops that have been in place for a while. There’s nothing like having a timeless, beautiful stone surface to use when cooking and entertaining.