The Best Tile for Humid Weather

Planning bathroom remodeling in Sarasota FL can be an intimidating process. There’s more to consider than just aesthetics and style, and where do you start? Why not start from the bottom up – with new tile. Since humidity and water damage can cause large problems that can take a lot of money to repair, the density, water-resistance, and finish of the tile you choose are vital to a well-functioning bathroom. Since some tiles are more prone to water damage, the following list provides the types and finishes of tiles best suited for humid weather.

Porcelain Tile

Porcelain tile is incredibly strong and will provide you with peace of mind more than any other type of tile. When it has a glazed finish, porcelain tile’s water absorption rate is less than 0.5 percent, meaning that even if you were to take a shower and spill a little water on the floor, …