Tile

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Learn About Tile

Tile has been a mainstay in kitchens and bathrooms because of its durability. Tiles feature many different benefits such as being easy to care for and incredibly durable. It also continues to be a popular flooring option among many homeowners. Our showroom features a collection of different tile styles, types, patterns and more. Our flooring professionals are your local tile experts. 

At Skelton’s Carpet One Floor & Home, our exclusive tile brands are backed by our award-winning warranties. Tiles are available in and can be installed as individual pieces, which means you can get creative and mix and match styles to create your own unique design. Our flooring professionals are waiting for you to stop by and to take a look at our tile collection and make your dream space become a reality.

Expert Advice - Choose the Perfect Tile

Join our very own Jim Aaron, VP of Merchandising for Carpet One Floor & Home, for some information on the three basic types of tile flooring: ceramic, porcelain, and stone.

Where Can Tile Be Installed?

You can install tile in more places around your home than just your kitchen and bathroom. Many tile options can be installed in basements in addition to laundry rooms and even entryways. More durable tiles like stone and porcelain can be installed outside around your home as a patio or walkway. Backsplash tile and wall tile can be installed on your kitchen and bathroom walls. We even have wall tile that can be installed in showers.

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Types of Tile

Porcelain and ceramic tiles are two of the most popular residential options and are made from the same materials. Porcelain is heated at a much higher temperature which makes it denser and resistant to heat and moisture. They tend to be heavier and can withstand foot traffic and can also resist scratching, staining, and water. Ceramic tiles are light-weight and tend to be more cost-effective and are available in an array of vibrant and neutral colors. Ceramic tiles are a versatile product and can be installed on your floors and used for backsplashes. We also offer a selection of stone tiles that offer a unique high-end look to your home.

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Our Tile Selection

We carry name brand tiles such as Surface Art, Daltile, Florida Tile, Bedrosians, Marazzi, American Olean, Jeffrey Court tile, United Tile, Bati Orient, and Thompson Tile and Stone. We also have Carpet One Floor & Home exclusive brands like Bel Terra. Our exclusives are backed by quality and award winning warranties. As a member of the Carpet One Floor & Home cooperative, we deliver our customers quality flooring every day. Visit our showroom location in Lewiston, ID to see our entire collection of tiles.

Bel Terra tile

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Types of Tile

Stop by our showroom and explore our wide selection of tile options. We offer traditional ceramic, porcelain, and stone in addition to backsplash tile and even wood look tile.

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Tile Maintenance

Tile flooring happens to be the easiest floor to clean. They require occasional mopping or sweeping to prevent build up on the surface, and many options are resistant to moisture and staining.

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