Metal Tile / August 25, 2018 / FifineAsselin
These days more and more people are keeping up with the trend of using metal tiles as accent tiles in their backsplash. They are unique attractive and easy to install; in fact anyone with DIY skills can install them. Aside from their charm metal accent tiles are also quite easy to maintain. Like other things in the house you will eventually need to clean metal tiles to keep them looking good as new. You may use different types of maintenance and care for metal accent tiles depending on the type of metal tile you have and the effect that you want. For instance copper may be stained when it is exposed to moisture and air unless you seal it. However there are some people who prefer this type of aging.
Asphalt which is still used on 90% of the homes in the country has an expected life of 15 to 30 years. Metal on the other hand is often guaranteed by warranty to last 50 years or longer! One thing to be careful about is the installation. Your professional contractor should be a specialist in this type of work. They must follow the manufacturers instructions exactly in order for you to benefit from the warranty. There are often stringent criteria for underlayment flashing preparation of the surface and the like that they must abide by to fulfill the requirements. Metal tile roofing is better at resisting the harshness and extremes of the elements than the more often applied asphalt.
The silver color with smart get-up can bring the best spring to your kitchen. The only drawback of this material is its cleaning. Owners have to take pressure off regular wiping off this backsplash. The silver color and simple pattern can take a direct transformation so that viewers can be attracted easily. The geometric designs have dissimilar fashion and function. If you want a backsplash design that is easy to clean requires lesser maintenance and looks sleek and shiny then we would suggest that you get a stainless steel backsplash. However because stainless steel is mainly limited to silver you will find yourself stuck with this for the longest time and as time goes by it becomes quite boring as well.