Basalt Tile: Internal and External Uses
Formed from rapid cooling lava on Earth’s surface, Imperial Tile & Stone Basalt tiles bring style and texture to any application. Suggested applications include interior and exterior feature walls, water features, fireplaces, and entertainment areas. When these stones are used in the creation of tiles, the colors that come up are darker shades such as black, blue and gray. With the basalt tile collection you can always expect it to be long lasting whether it’s installed indoors or outdoors.
If you are planning to use basalt tile for the interiors of your house then you’re on the right path. You can expect these tiles to look stunning when installed into a variety of different areas inside the house. The most common rooms to have them installed are the bathroom and kitchen areas. With the choice of colors being slightly limited, this does not compromise the stone’s capacity to provide an artistic look. For wall or shower, you can make use of basalt with a mosaic print or simple designs that you come up with on your own. No matter what the planned design, basalt tile will always provide a sophisticated style.
Basalt can be excellent addition when installed outdoors, specifically in the paved areas, patios, fountains, pools and walkways. It’s not surprising to often see walkways of basalt stones because of the ease of cutting these tiles to fit the sizes that suits the area where they will be installed in.
Where to Buy
If you’re convinced already that basalt tile will make good tiles indoors and outdoors, the next challenge would be in finding the right distributor. There are a lot of options to take a look at Imperial Tile & Stone for both wall and floor basalt tile types.