New generation tiles from Spain
Technical advances make Spanish tiles the elegant, sustainable and high-performance solution to a wide range of applications.
Anti-slip and low maintenance finishes, rectified formats allowing for minimal grout and slimline tiles (less than 3.5 mm thick), which can be installed over the top of other tiles or surfaces represent a key renovation advance. Strong yet lightweight, stylish and practical the new generation of slimline tiles can reduce installation time, costs and grouting and can be used for floors, walls, decorative ceilings and even kitchen and furniture benchtops.
Inalco – www.inalco.es
Through exhaustive studies of market demands and the application of pioneering manufacturing processes, Inalco have specialised in the development of large-format, slimline products. Versatile, easy to install, decorative and lighter in weight, SlimmKer / SlimmKer-Floor tiles represent a dynamic way to revamp living spaces swiftly, cleanly and beautifully. For its new range, Inalco has chosen stone or wood as a source of inspiration in addition to designs featuring textures evocative of cement, opening up new uses and applications with unlimited adaptability. SlimmKer-Floor offers the added advantages of a high mechanical resistance and breaking strength that is far superior to conventional thicknesses.
Grespania – Coverlam www.grespania.com
These laminated and rectified porcelain stoneware tiles, manufactured using a new production process, present numerous possibilities. The thickness of the tiles has been reduced to a minimum – 3.5mm– making it possible to produce large-format, lightweight tiles with all the features of porcelain stoneware: strength, impermeability and durability. The new Travertine marble series offers a subtle interplay of gloss and matte in anthracite and white, while the elegant sobriety of the Basic series, with its delicate palette of neutral colours and the beautiful combination of stone and metal in the Oxido series add to the versatility on offer.
Ceracasa - Soft Finish www.ceracasa.com
Ceracasa presents the new technically advanced Soft finish (a silky texture which facilitates maintenance and reduces the amount of water needed for cleaning) applied on many ranges such Sandstone, Indus, City, Cuarcita, Filita, or metallics such as Evolution. Once it has been installed, Soft can save up to 50% of the water used for maintenance as it does not attract or hold dirt in the way many standard floor tiles do. Its manufacturing process uses a variety of high quality raw materials that glaze at around 1.200°C and which endow a quality bound to be popular among end-users. The Soft finish, despite its silky texture, also offers excellent slip resistance, making it the perfect solution for high traffic areas, outdoor use and commercial spaces.
Made in Spain, widely available in the UK.
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