The beauty of travertine has been used as a building product since Roman times, and more recently has been the almost exclusive domain of luxurious developments.
However, that is now changing. Travertine tiles are becoming an increasingly popular option for householders due to it distinct colour and textures, and elegant and sophisticated look.
Long considered one of the most beautiful natural stone materials, there is no doubt travertine tiles give your home an increased perceived value. And like all natural stone products, travertine tiles are long wearing maintaining their look and appeal for many, many years.
In addition to the stunning natural beauty of travertine tiles, we also supply and install a variety of other stone tiles including; marble, limestone, granite, and porcelain.
At Beyond Stone we offer a ‘complete package’, working with you from design right through to supply and installation. Plus, we’ll source and supply the latest and most innovative tiles for your project.
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Travertine is a type of limestone which is most commonly deposited by natural springs. Travertine is typically supplied from Italy however it also can be quarried in countries such as Turkey, Iran and Peru.
Travertine is often seen as a light coloured stone with white, tan, cream and gold varieties. It is a luxurious natural material that will increase the value of any home. Travertine tiles are typically available in either a polished shiny tile, a textured tile or a matt honed tile.
As with most natural stones, there is a large element of durability inherent in travertine. That being said, it is also a natural stone so having the stone sealed should be a priority. Some acidic foods and ingredients such as vinegar can potentially damage the surface so please get it contact before using any new cleaning products.
Regular cleaning should be undertaken to ensure the tiles look pristine. Be sure to use a neutral cleaner or a cleaning product designed specifically for travertine as incorrect solutions can dull the tiles. When vacuuming, ensure that there are not hard pieces caught that could scratch the tiles.