The Porcelain tile is a member of the ceramic tile.Both tiles are made from most of the similar ingredients as ceramic. A higher firing temperature and more superior materials formulate porcelain as a hard, durable tile choice
Through-bodied ceramic tiles signify that the tile’s colour composition and texture are identical right through the tile. Tiles are made from clay, sand and mineral mixture that is formed and then fired at high temperatures. Through-bodied porcelain tiles are exceptionally strong, durable and able to bear cold temperatures in the pool. These tiles are slip and scratch and damage resistant.
The Glazed porcelain ceramic pool tiles also use the same materials as through-bodied porcelain tiles and is fired in a kiln and has a glazed finish. The glaze is usually painted and is a glass type coating that is baked into the facade which gives the tile its final colour. The majority of homeowners use these tiles because of the durability and the variety of colours and textures available. These tiles can appear glossy and extremely durable and highly stain-proof.