Mosaic Porcelain Mosaic Tiles
When choosing tiles size, with porcelain, you have the liberty to have a length as less as 3 cm x 3 cm, which is usually a water jet cut, and Mega Slabs, which is as big as 135 cm x 305 cm.
These small tiles and mega slabs are usually used in Bathroom walls and Kitchen backsplash. Especially featured walls. It comes in various colors, shades, and patterns.
Nowadays, you can get ceramic tiles from 10 cm * 10 cm up to 60 cm * 60 cm; they can be square or rectangular patterns.
Ceramic tiles are usually lightweight compared to porcelain and must be dipped in water before installation. The thickness varies from 5 mm up to 8 mm.
When it comes to marble, quartz, or granite, there are very few readily available tile sizes with few variations in design.
The standard sizes are 30 cm* 60 cm and 60 cm * 60 cm.
You will get below marble/ granite readily available in pre-cut sizes.
The 2 cm slab size is 180 cm x 320 cm for quartz
The 2 cm slab size is 120 cm x 320 cm for granite
In Dubai, we get multiple brands of tiles in various sizes from all across the globe. The most common type of tiles in Dubai is either Ceramic or Porcelain. The most common brands are either from RAK Ceramics or Chinese Brands ( from Dragon Mart). Some vendors exclusively keep European Origin tiles. The starting range is from AED 150 per square meter and above, especially for 60 * 160 cm tiles.
In Dragon mart, you will find ceramic tiles starting from AED 16/- per square meter and porcelain from AED 18/- onward. It is tough to make a difference between good-quality and bad-quality tiles. If you are experienced, then it is easy to choose accurate tiles.
I, as a contractor, go for those tiles, which are between AED 25/- to AED 35/- per square meter for 60 cm * 60 cm tiles and AED 55/- to AED 75/- per square meter for 60 cm * 120 cm tiles.
We always recommend our clients go for locally manufactured tiles with Grade A quality. RAK Ceramics is a renowned brand in Dubai that produces the best tiles in the world.
The labor cost to fix ceramic tiles and porcelain tiles depends on various factors, such as:–
If it is the bathroom and kitchen, then the price jumps to AED 75 per square meter onward due to the time taken installing the tiles in a small area. Removing existing tiles and plastering the surface for new tiles can go up to AED 50 per square meter, apart from tiles installation.
For more details, click here to get contact details.