When you build or renovate a pool for outside area, there are several things that you have to be considering especially for tile. You have to know that not all types of tile can be applied for pool. It is because pool has high wet intensity so that it needs tile corresponding tile. Then, what types of tile that is suitable applied for pool area? Actually there many types of tile that is used to outside development project such as pool. One of tile types that usually used for pool is ceramic tile. This ceramic tile can hold the water that mixed with chemicals. It does not easy broken and it has glossy surface so that it is very suitable used for pool.
Besides that, ceramic tile also available in various colors and shapes and motives. To make pool appearance looks different and attractive; choose this tile with decorative motives is good idea. Motives that most used for pool is floral motives. It is very easy found in building store and it also has affordable price. It would be better to choose ceramic tile with high quality to make it durables. And for outside area or edge of pool, choose the tile that has rough surface. This rough surface makes you are not slip easily so that it is suitable to be used.
For outside area of pool, you also can use natural stone tile. This tile is easy absorbing the water so that wet floor will easy be dry. It is also has rough surface so that decrease slippery risk. Other tile types that suitable applied for outside area of pool is concrete tile. It does not only fit applied for floor, but also it can be used for pool border. But, it would be better to choose it with slightly rough surface. To give artistic touch, you can paint it so that it will look attractive and does not monotonous. You also can apply decorative motives or combine many colors to make it looks amazing.
This concrete tile can be used as alternative tile because it is affordable. But this tile has disadvantage that is it easy crack and difficult to be repaired. One solution is you have to patch it with cement but this patch will be looking less attractive.
Published at Thursday, October 26th 2017 by Leslie Gace