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Porcelain tiles are generally made by pressing porcelain clays and then baking them at a higher temperature in the kiln than ceramics. Porcelain tile is dense, impervious to moisture, fine-grained, and smooth with a sharply formed face. The color may run consistently through the body of the tile (full body) to minimize the appearance of chipping.
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Glazed porcelain tiles are much harder and have more wear and are more damage resistant than ceramic tiles, making them suitable for any residential and commercial application. Glazing also results in a porcelain tile usually having a much lower water absorption rate than ceramic tiles, making them more frost resistant though not frostproof.
The benefits of porcelain tile include greater wear resistance due to the hardness and full-body color. Porcelain tiles may take on the appearance of natural slate and other types of stone. The durability rating usually starts at 5, which makes them the hardest wearing tiles on the market.
|Class 0||Generally not recommended for use on floors|
|Class 1||Light traffic, for residential bathroom floors|
|Class II||Medium-Light Traffic, residential interiors with the exceptions of kitchens, stairs, landings, and areas near external entries|
|Class III||Medium-Heavy Traffic, all residential applications. Commercial applications are similar in traffic to residential applications. Specifically excepted are areas of prevalent circulation or turning points|
|Class IV||Heavy Traffic, all residential and most commercial applications such as the public areas of exhibition halls, hotels, restaurants, supermarkets, shops, and schools.|
|Class IV+||Extra Heavy Traffic, all residential and commercial applications similar to Class IV where extra durability may be required. For Best results Contact Best Porcelain Tiles Flooring Store (Tile Zone) in Houston Texas|
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