If you are looking for a hand made European terra cotta tile with an aged patina...but in yellows - you have found it! The perfect, perfectly well crafted and aged terra cotta tile - consistent in size and thickness but in golden wheats and warm straw colors is a designer's dream material. Hand made - formed in wooden molds and high fired in wood burn kilns using olive branches - this is the terra cotta tile like no others. It sings Provence. Soon to stock - an 8" x 14" parefeuille and a 7" tomette.
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Why this Floor: Classic French Provençal decor. The tomette shape carries interest yet remains discrete and subtle. The classic parefeuille will carry any room.
Sizes and Thickness: In-stock: 7" hexagon (tomette) tile. 3/4" thick and 8" x 14" x 3/4" parefeuille.
Color and Texture: This collection comes in 2 colors: Wheat and Straw. Except some color variation. The texture is a satin patina.
Product Usage: Commercial and residential application, indoor installation for kitchens, bathrooms, dining rooms, kitchens etc.
Installation and Maintenance: Thin set installation. Refer to TCNA. Wash with warm water and mild soap. If one choses, floor can be rewaxed every 1-5 years. The terra cotta tiles will naturally patina more and darken over time.
Special Features: As with all quality, European terra cotta tile flooring, these floors patina with age. Surface imperfections through the years will blend into the clay, enriching it's color and texture.