Top 10 Tips to Buy grey travertine tiles
These silver-gray travertine tiles differ significantly from the warm, sunny earth tones of the beige travertine types. The basic color of the silver antique interior tiles is gray, whereby these tiles are always interspersed with light beige color elements. This natural stone covering impresses with its elegant, high-quality look and is often used in the bathroom, for example, as a floor or wall tile. Appropriately, from the same material, we offer other creative uses, such as Facing for shelves, wall cladding, mosaics or even profile borders. Large format panels, which can be cut from large raw panels, also present themselves as extravagant, for example for a shower wall or toilet wall covering. This large format means there are fewer joints, which means that your walls are easier to clean because there is less dirt accumulation.
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In the bathroom in particular, professional installation is very important. But don’t worry, travertine is a limestone that is very easy to drill and saw, even a non-specialist who has craftsmanship can process this rustic-looking tile covering with some instructions. Important for a good look is to think about the joint pattern before laying, most mistakes are made here. Then it is important to ensure that your floor has been perfectly prepared with surface preparations. We are happy to recommend Primer G. If the surface is completely embedded and dry, the tile adhesive can be applied, as with “normal” bathroom tiles. When grouting, the slurry mass is spread generously over the entire surface of the boards. This closes the natural pores of travertine and the tile is tight. Small bumps or – if it ever happens – breakouts from cutting generously forgive this rustic-looking material, these areas can be easily reworked. You will find that the finished floor only looks more authentic, just “natural”.
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The travertine silver brushed looks very modern and elegant due to its gray coloring. You can get these tiles from us in different formats. The flooring looks very modern and elegant when large-format panels with narrow joints are laid.
The colors of these travertine tiles
The light to dark gray colors create a very pleasant and special atmosphere. The basic tone of the stone slabs is gray, it is streaked with beige structures. These clouded stone structures are very beautiful to look at and give the stone its special charisma.
The surface of these travertine tiles
The stone has a silky matt shine and a light structure due to the smoothed and brushed surface. This gives the stone slabs a slight patina. The porous stone tiles are filled before brushing. This mechanical processing gives the stone a light structure.
Inside, travertine tiles can be used in all surfaces. With leveled travertine tiles, there is the possibility that, over time, individual pores will open again. Either because the filler gives way or pores that are just below the surface open over time through use. You can fill these pores or leave them open.
We recommend impregnating travertine tiles in the bathroom and kitchen as well as in the entrance area. An impregnation closes the pore structure of the stone from water-containing and oil-containing liquids, also reduces the sensitivity to acid somewhat, but does not remove it.
Outside, the travertine must be laid with open pores. A spatula would freeze out and possibly lead to frost damage. For this reason, travertine is usually used outdoors in a tumbled version. Here formats 60 × 40 or a Roman association are available. Tumbled travertine has a rustic character and looks antique. For the outdoor area, we recommend using 3 cm thick panels for the balcony and terrace, since travertine does not have a strong structure through the pores.