Travertine is a calcareous rock deposited from mineral springs.
Travertine is a natural material that is formed by a process of rapid precipitation of calcium carbonate.
Travertine is normally of light color, but it also comes in many varied colors such as yellow, brown, and tan.
Travertine has been used by architects in constructions for many centuries. The Romans used it on their buildings and the Coliseum was almost entirely built of travertine.
In modern times, travertine is still favored for construction. It can be used for many applications such as floors, walls, kitchen backslash and counters, and decorative accents.
You may use Stone Tile Us travertine on: patios, pools, decks, bathroom, living rooms , other rooms, kitchen and more.
We offer free travertine samples. Save money buying premium stone from our factory.
We have a large variety of natural stones.
We offer Travertine Tiles in the following sizes: 12″X24″, 18″X18″, 24″X24″
Travertine Finishes are: Tumbled, Honed and Filled, French Pattern Tumbled & Brushed and Chiseled.
Honed and Filled has a smooth and dull appearance . Also, has different degrees of dullness.
Polished is when the stone buffed to the most refined and highest level with a natural high shine.
Brushed and Chiseled : Is smooth surface and also Rustic edges.
Tumbled : Edges are rustic but less than chiseled finish.
It is suggested that a cleaner specifically made for natural stone or mild detergent be used clean surfaces.
It is not recommend to use vinegar, lemon juice, or any acid cleaner on travertine surfaces abrasive cleaners will affect the natural beauty.
Travertine has three grades:
1. Premium which has a small amount of filler
2. Standard more filler
3. Commercial has lots of filler.
Cut types are:
Vein Cut: Is the Procedure of cutting the blocks in vertical coats. Please review our Vein cut Polished Travertine Tile 12×24 Polished.
Cross Cut: Travertine is a cross cut when they extract the blocks and cut them in parallel coats .
Travertine is very strong and durable, great for outdoor use, and though expensive can increase the value of your property because of the quality.
Strong enough for outside and beautiful to use indoors.
We have a great selection on Travertine Tiles, you can find Mosaic Tiles that can match our Travertine tile selection.
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