The Third Dimension of Tile

Traditionally, ceramic tile manufacturers have offered a multitude of sizes in their catalogs by playing with two different dimensions: length and width. Recently however, a third dimension has come into play: thickness. This third dimension offers infinite possibilities for both new construction and renovation projects.

Slimming tiles down from the standard thickness of around 8mm to between 3.5 and 5mm offers a variety benefits to both the user and the environment. 

— TECHLAM, Opium Black series, Slate Collection (3 & 5 mm thick). (.13” and .19”).

Ultra-thin ceramic can considerably reduce the cost of renovation projects, as it eliminates the need for existing tile to be ripped out, and can simply be laid over top.… Continue Reading