Learn about the definition, lifecycle impacts, and other elements of tile and related materials.
Tile is an incredibly versatile, durable and attractive material for interior as well as exterior surfaces. Its benefits are extensive, but it takes a better understanding of ceramic tile to really appreciate them. The resources in this section provide a deeper look at tile and its related materials to better inform the material selection process, identify unique advantages with tile, share educational content and offer transparent and unbiased reports about installation.
This bulletin from the Tile Council of North America (TCNA) outlines considerations to look for when selecting a tile contractor. The difference between trained, experienced installers and inexperienced installers is noticeably reflected in their work, and the difference between a quality contractor and a deficient one is reflected in their service and business operations. Download…