Here at Tiles 2 Go, we are Preston’s leading tiling professionals. And we help homeowners and property developers make the right tiling choices, day after day. As a result, we have produced this guide to everything you should know about the benefits of split face effect tiles.

What are split face effect tiles?

Split face tiles are made from natural stone, usually slate, that is cut to different lengths and depths, and hand fixed into a staggered layer structure. This has the benefit of creating a striking textured tile design that is equally effective for both traditional and contemporary interior design spaces. However, natural stone tiles can be complicated to maintain and look after, needing sealing and maintenance to stay in top condition. As a result, you may want to consider split face effect tiles instead. Split face effect tiles are tiles that are made to look just like the real thing, but are instead porcelain. So what are the benefits of these?

What are the benefits of split face effect tiles?

Split face effect tiles can be a fantastic choice for your tiling project, and these can bring a number of advantages and benefits. These include:

  • Low maintenance- for your tiles to remain in top condition maintenance and sealing will be necessary. However, when you choose split face effect tiles, instead of the real deal, you can be sure of much less maintenance. These can simply be wiped clean and re-grouted as and when necessary.
  • Stunning visual effect- split face effect tiles create a stunning visual impact in any space. From bathroom splashbacks to fireplace tiling these tiles create visual texture and contrast that can be very effective for both traditional and contemporary spaces.

For your latest tiling project, why not take a look at our range of tiles today, here at Tiles 2 Go?