Porcelain Tile

In conclusion, on the surface of the pool it is nice to line with special decorative finishes (tile, mosaic or pvc film), which we describe in more detail. Tile. There is a special porcelain tile for pools, price of which ranges from 25 to $ 35 per sqm Porcelain Tile – higher density (than ceramic) and much less absorbent (by the way, the coefficient water absorption of tiles for swimming pools must not exceed 3%). Remember that for a simple tile pool liner (for bathrooms, floors and walls) are not suitable, because ceramics with ordinary enamel has a porous structure. It absorbs water and become breeding grounds for microorganisms and algae. Additionally, porcelain tile has a high heat resistance, frost resistance, good ductility. Buying such coverage pay attention to the possibility of bend – it must be at least 27 square millimeters, or tile can crack when filled with pool water. Since the pool is easy to slip, do not forget to pay attention to the ability of anti-slip tile (to buy should not glossy, and corrugated tile with a rough surface).

Mosaic is one of the most reliable and wear-resistant materials. There are two types of mosaics: glass and ceramic. Mosaics, cast glass, considered the best – it is stronger than ceramic and absolutely will not absorb water. If we talk about the decorative qualities of the mosaic, it is certainly in all respects superior to the tile. First, using it can create almost any ornament or even a picture. Second, the small size of the mosaic allows oblitsevat any curved surfaces and inaccessible, such as tile corners.