Tile flooring in a modern Bellevue, WA home

Porcelain & Ceramic Tile FAQs

We know that porcelain and ceramic tile flooring are an excellent choice for any room of your home, but we also know that you have likely questions about the products. Read along to find out if the answers to your questions are here in today's post.

Are ceramic tiles waterproof?

Tile floors, both ceramic and porcelain, are well known for their extensive use in bathroom settings, mainly because they are water-resistant. For added waterproofing, these floors are finished and sealed to help make them virtually impervious to water.

Is ceramic better than porcelain?

Porcelain is made only with high-quality clay, while ceramic tiles are created with high-quality clay and other all-natural materials. While the two are highly similar, the "best" one will be that which best matches your flooring requirements, so be sure to speak with your flooring professional for all the answers.

What are some of the benefits of tile flooring?

These floors are incredibly water-resistant and highly durable while also offering outstanding visuals for d?cor-matching excellence. They resist scratches, scuffs, stains, chipping, breaking, and more, for a great floor covering in areas with extensive foot traffic, especially if you have pets or children.

Finding the perfect tile flooring

When it comes to tile stores, Nielsen Bros & Sons offers outstanding products and services that cater to your specific requirements, whatever they are. Please spend some time with our flooring associates who can help put everything together and be sure to ask your most important questions.

We have showrooms in Bellevue, Auburn, and Lynnwood, WA, as well as a mobile showroom that helps create your best possible experience, serving areas including Tacoma, Edmonds, Bothell, and surrounding areas. When you are ready for excellent tile flooring, visit us or make use of our shop-at-home services for the tile you will use for years.