Carrara, also known as Carrera, is a type of marble tile that often comes in white or bluish-grey colours. Carrara marble tile is made from a metamorphic rock formed from limestone which comes from the quarries of Carrara, Italy. Tiles with the Carrara effect have the stunning properties of real marble, without the associated costs. Orientbell’s Carrara tiles are affordable and the price ranges around Rs 48 per sq.ft. Plus, they are more easily maintained than natural marble. Moreover, these tiles are available in different sizes such as 300x300 mm, 300mm x 450mm, 600x600 mm and 600x1200 mm tiles.
When it comes to using tiles, marble tiles are the most preferred but marble is expensive and may not always be affordable. Besides, it requires high maintenance. But marble tiles like Carrara tiles can solve both the problems as they are easier to maintain and less expensive than natural stones. For starters, Carrara marble tiles are unique when it comes to colour, pattern, shades or even veining.
As Carrara tiles have their origin in Italy, they are highly polished and of good quality. They are well-suited for both floors and walls. Carrara tiles come in standard proportions but can be customized to fit the look and feel of your home. Talking about the myriad patterns and designs, these Carrara tiles are available both in plain and mosaic varieties. These tiles are often used in bathrooms to make them look spacious and pretty at the same time.
What’s more, the high aesthetics of these tiles ensures that the space of application looks timeless. They are also often used in kitchens since they do not hold allergens. This means that the floor or wall will look cleaner, and will not contribute to respiratory problems that anyone may have.
These tiles are beautiful and classy and yet are quite affordable, especially when compared to natural marble stone:
|Popular Carrara Tiles||Carrara Tiles Price Range|
|SDF Crara Bianco FL||Rs 48 per sq.ft|
|PCG Carrara Venato Marble||Rs 64 per sq.ft|
|HLP Level Nebula Beige||Rs 48 per sq.ft|
|PGVT Carrara Natura||Rs 89 per sq.ft|
Here are the various sizes available:
|Carrara Tiles Size||Size in MM|
|Large Tiles||600mm x 1200mm|
|Regular Tiles||600mm x 600mm|
|Small Tiles||300mm x 450mm
300mm x 300mm
Orientbell’s TriaLook and Quick Look are two visualizer tools that can be used by customers to visualise their favourite tiles at their place digitally. They can really make the buying process simple and easy.
What are carrara tiles?
Carrara tiles are a type of marble tiles. Like other natural stones, each piece of Carrara marble differs from the others in colour, veining, patterns and shades.
Oreintbell’s range of carrara tiles do not require the high maintenance that real marble tiles do. These are available in plain and mosaic patterns.
Where can carrara tiles be used?
Using Carrara tiles in bathrooms can make it look elegant and pretty. This kind of marble look is timeless and never goes out of fashion. The tiles can add style to smaller bathrooms. Carrara tiles can also be used in kitchens.
They are ideal for these two spaces as they are easier to clean and do not hold allergens. This means that the floor or wall will look cleaner and will not contribute to respiratory problems that anyone may have.
What kind of carrara tiles are available?
Orientbell's SDH Crara Tea HL Tiles are just perfect to give your kitchen walls a modern look. It has a glossy finish which means an easy to clean tile with low maintenance. It comes in various patterns and styles in a number of colors. Orientbell's SDG Crara Bianco Tiles possesses a stunning polished marble finish. It has a classic white-to-grey base. This Italian marble has some stand-out features such as shining grains and striking, smoky veins of black and grey.
Orientbell's HLP Level Nebula Beige Tile with a metallic finish can give an extraordinary appearance to your bathroom or kitchen. These are the most durable and can be easily maintained.
What are the sizes in which carrara tiles are available?
Orientbell tiles have a great variety of carrara tiles with different sizes and patterns.
As carrara tiles have their origin in Italy, they are highly polished and of good quality. They are suitable for both floors and walls.
Carrara tiles come in standard proportions, but can be customized to fit the look and feel of your home.
What are the pros and cons of carrara tiles?
You should know some of the pros and cons of carrara tiles before deciding to go for them. The timeless, classic beauty conferred by this natural rock can’t be achieved by using granite or soapstone. The main reason is its beauty.
It is perfect for kitchens because it is not a good heat conductor and remains cool.
However, remember that if carrara tiles are exposed to acidic liquids for a long time, scratches may appear on them. In other words, they are not scratch-resistant and may not be ideal for laboratories and other similar spaces. Also, it may be sensitive to knives, pots and pans in the kitchen area.
However, carrara tiles beautify any space by giving the marble look that you may be craving for at relatively low prices.