Tappetto Tile / Handmade Cement Tile
What are Handmade Cement Tiles / Tappetto Tiles?
Handmade cement tiles or Tappetto tiles are made by hand, one at a time, using mineral pigments, cement, a mould, and hydraulic press. The metal moulds are also handmade following specific design drawings.
The pigment composition is a mixture of high-quality white Portland cement, marble powder, fine sand, and natural mineral colour pigments.
Cement tiles being handmade are expected to have slight imperfections, which give them character and depth. Tappetto tiles are a type of Terrazzo tiles only. These tiles are commonly used for an authentic look.
Why Choose Handmade Cement Tiles / Tappetto Tiles?
The distinctive lines, palettes, and texture provided by Tappetto tiles give any
constructed building or home its own personality by providing it with its own uniqueness.
Handmade Cement Tiles or Tappetto tiles have some distinctive features:
➢ They are best known for their durability and they pass the test of life with flying
➢ Tappetto tiles are also really easy to clean. All you need to do is to sweep or vacuum to remove any dust or debris on
the tiles. You can also simply clean the tiles with any mild detergent and clean water. Diluted dishwashing soap can also do the job without having to worry about damaging the tile. After wiping them, simply dry the tiles with a clean, lint-free cloth.
➢ Tappetto tiles are Hypoallergenic. That means they are a perfect choice for those who suffer from allergies as they do not host mold, germs, dust mites, or bacteria.
➢ Tappetto tiles are a greener option as no harmful raw materials are used in the manufacturing process.
➢ Handmade cement tiles need low maintenance. Once they have been sealed
correctly, the surface can be cleaned by the procedures explained above.
➢ Tappetto tiles are superior to any other tiles in a bathroom. They can hold up to the inexorable water on the floors and walls caused by the steamy showers and baths. This prevents mold damage from taking hold and thus they can also be used in wet areas such as the bathroom floor, shower
floor, shower wall, steam room, or sauna.
➢ Tappetto tiles are fire-resistant.
➢ They are easy to install.
➢ Tappetto tiles come in various types and versatile designs. This makes sure to give your house/office/building not only a sense of uniqueness but also a premium
➢ Tappetto tiles are affordable.
Nitcotile not only provide you
with the most luxurious and best quality tiles, but we also make sure that it
lands in your budget as well.