4 Reasons Why XLIGHT Should Be Your Next Go-To Tile
The XLIGHT collection at Porcelanosa brings a multitude of options to the table. This ultra-versatile line of large format porcelain tiles has a long list of benefits, including its minimum tile thickness and reduced weight.
ULTRA THIN & LIGHTWEIGHT
Thanks to the latest technological advances in ceramic production, these tiles are typically only 1/8” thick. This allows for pieces to be placed on top of current ceramic coverings, preventing any dirt and debris that comes with removing old materials. As a result, this technique can make the whole renovation process cheaper and easier. Due to its thin structure, its weight is also affected. Weighing in at only 8kg/m, Xlight tiles are easier to handle, transport, and lay. Its low weight can reduce the execution time on projects as you don’t need to build solid reinforced concrete walls.
EASY TO MAINTAIN
Xlight tiles have a very low water absorption level, about 0.1%, making it suitable for environments such as schools or hospitals where hygiene levels are a priority. The tiles are also stain resistant, making them easy to clean and maintain. It is also highly resistant to chemical agents, cleaning and maintenance products and reacts well to abrasion with high tensile strength, making it suitable for areas with a high level of transit or industrial environments
XLight’s different formats – ranging from large 100x300cm sheets that reduce the number of tile joints to 10x150cm ceramic planks ensure added personality for interior design projects with unique results. Xlight tiles have endless potential – use for wall and floor coverings, countertops, washbasin units, counters, facades, doors, and more.
VARIETY OF STYLES/FINISHES
This multifunctional product has a large variety of finishes that draws attention through shapes that create a connection between exterior and interior spaces, and is available in polished, semi-polished, natural and relief textures, etc.
- WILD – old wood and weathered finish
- NOX – metallized look
- CONCRETE – a cement aesthetic
- CODE – inspired by the industrial, porous look of cement
- RUST – stucco appearance reminiscent of corrosion produced by rusting in certain metallic surfaces,
- TRAVERTINO – natural designs
- NVY– timeless series of marble finishes
- EMOTION– textured paper look
- BASIC – classic plain colors
- XLIGHT PREMIUM – inspired by fine marble