Wild Brown Nature - XLight
Using Porcelanosa Tiles for Outdoor Applications
Some of the more popular uses for Porcelanosa tiles in an outdoor setting include application by pool areas. Many of the tiles that can be used outdoors are available in anti-slip versions. This allows for the tiles to be applied where there will be a presence of water, either from the weather or a pool.
Another use for Porcelanosa tile outdoors is applying the tiles for an outdoor deck area. Because of the highly durable material, these tiles can withstand severe weather as well as heavy traffic.
Many Porcelanosa tiles can also be used for the façades of buildings.
Check out the following Porcelanosa tiles that can be used in outdoor applications.
Parker (wood porcelain look)
A great selection of tiles that be used for pool areas or outdoor decks are the Porcelanosa Parker collection. Our Parker porcelain wood tiles series offers our customers an option with the stylish and timeless beautiful look of real hardwood, and combines it with the benefits low maintenance and superior performance of using porcelain wood tiles. The Parker wood look tiles are a durable option with a high-resistance rate and an appearance that will never fade – making it a great product to be used in any commercial or residential project. Specializing in large size porcelain wood tiles in different widths and lengths of wood looking porcelain tiles, we achieve very realistic wood textures and tile finishes; the Parker series makes realistic appearances of the different wood styles such as oaks, maples, cherry’s, pines or redwoods, suitable for indoor or outdoor use due to its anti-slip finish, which makes possible the use of wood look tiles in wet areas or pool deck applications.
One of our newer collections that is perfectly suitable for a poolside setting because of its textured material, is the Porcelanosa Stuc Collection. Although this collection is available in polished, textured or natural versions, the textured version is ideal for areas where the presence of water is likely. Stuc textured is available in 4 shades and can be seen in an outdoor application in the images above. To view more about the Stuc collection, click here.
Porcelanosa’s X-light collection is one of the many tiles that be applied to the façade of a building. This particular collection is unique in that it is one of our thinnest tiles, most durable tiles. XLight is a new type of extremely thin, large format porcelain tile, which is achieved thanks to the use of the latest technological advances in ceramic production. This material’s technical features make XLight the perfect ally for achieving fully integrated designs, allowing for the creation of facades of great beauty, thanks to the collaboration of several companies from PORCELANOSA Group. It is available in two 1/8” thick formats, 118-7/64 x 39-3/8 “and 39-3/8 x 39-3/8 “, back-reinforced with a fiberglass mesh that enhances the slab’s flexural strength. The large size of this type of porcelain tile, its zero water absorption, its resistance to atmospheric agents, its lightness with less than 10.5 kg/m2as well as its design, make the XLIGHT slabs an excellent solution for all types of facades.