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14 Aug 2015 - The Pros And Cons Of Tiles

You will find tiled floors in almost every home all around the world, and that is because tiles have many, many benefits.  Tiles work great in kitchens, bathrooms, braai rooms and so on and so forth, but they are also used in rooms sometimes.  Beside having many pros, tiles also have very few cons, and that is yet another reason for tiles being so popular.  You should also know that there are different kinds of tiles, and each of them have their own benefits and they look different, so you need to decide what kind of tile you will want to use and where you want to use it in your house.

The Pros And Cons Of TilesThe first benefit that people love most about tiles is the fact that they clean so easy.  They do not stain and maintenance is minimal.  That is why you will never find carpet in a kitchen, because carpets are much harder to clean and they stain easily.  Tiles are ideal for kitchens and bathrooms because of the fact that they clean so easily, but you can use them in any other room as well.

The other thing that is great about tiles is that they are so durable.  They last extremely long and they are not very expensive, so tiles are very cost-effective, if you will.  Another thing to keep in mind is that, if you break a tile, you only need to replace that one, but if you get a tear in your carpets, you need to replace the entire carpet.

Tiles look amazing, and even though there are tiles that do not look as great, no one can argue that tiles give a great effect to a room and that they are more than capable of making a room look amazing.  Not only do they look amazing, but you are able to choose a pattern if you want, and you can have it look any way you want, which is also a great benefit, and relevant to the looks.

The one thing that people are not too fond of about tiles is that they can make a room a little colder, but this is not always a bad thing since some people will like this.  Also, if you want to use tiles in your room but don’t want the room to become colder, you can install heated tiles, but this is more expensive and it will cost you electricity, so that is also something to keep in mind if you want to do that.

More and more people are starting to use tiles in their rooms, and other areas of their home.  The time where tiles were only used in the kitchens and bathrooms are long over.

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