Understated style meets contemporary chic in this remarkable range of large format mineral look tiles.
Durable porcelain construction
Large format means fewer tiles used and fewer grout lines
Polished and matt finish variants available
If natural, tonal detail and texture is what you’re looking for then look no further than the exquisite Lounge range. Constructed from high-grade durable porcelain and available in matt and polished finishes, these large format tiles are perfect for those looking to create a neutral base tone for their interiors. Primed for accenting with other stone effect wall and floor tiles and featuring rectified edges for cleaner grout lines, Lounge is as versatile as it is beautiful. Team with natural wood furniture in lounges for a light, Scandinavian-tinged look or pair with brushed alloys, trims and ultra-modern high-end appliances in a kitchen setting for a super-stylish contemporary look. The matt variant of this tile can be used in outdoor settings thanks to its slip rating of R9, making it ideal for creating a continuous flow from indoor to outdoor areas. These tiles require sealing after installation - we recommend Fila MP90 .
R9 - Best used in dry indoor areas: Bathrooms*, kitchens*, hallways*, living rooms, bedrooms and studies.
Generally, smooth surface gloss or matt tiles which can produce a slip hazard when wet, as a shoe may slide over the tiles*Suitable matting should be in place to absorb water splashes etc
R10 - Best used in indoor or outdoor areas where there may be minimal wetting remaining on the surface: Bathrooms, kitchens, hallways, food courts, and commercial areas with external entrances.
The tile surface will generally be a textured matt glaze, sometimes with a slight surface structure, designed to prevent shoes from sliding over their surface.
R11 - Best used in areas which may be subject to heavy wetting of the surface: Wetrooms, exposed balconies, patios.
The tile surface will usually be a heavier textured matt glaze, sometimes with a slight surface structure, designed to prevent shoes from sliding over their surface. Designed for both indoor and outdoor areas, where there can also be the presence of other surface contaminants, such as liquid soaps and leaf debris.
R12 - Best used in areas which may be subject to heavy wetting of the surface: Wetrooms, exposed balconies, patios, swimming pool surrounds, factory production lines, vehicle inspection pits
The tile surface will often have deep recesses to drain water and other liquid contaminants from the raised surface areas.
R13 - Best used in areas which may be subject to heavy wetting of the surface combined with other contaminants, steps or ramps: Commercial swimming pool and spa surrounds, Factory production lines, vehicle inspection pits
The tile surface will have very deep recesses to drain water and other liquid contaminants, such as oils from the raised surface areas and are designed for commercial areas including industrial process areas where there is dangerous equipment present
Do these tiles have a coating that needs cleaned off prior to laying? And then resealed once tiles are down?
Our advice: These tiles will have a protective film for the purpose of transit. Once adhered the tiles will need to have an initial clean with LTP Power Stripper Intensive Tile Cleaner SKU: LTP161, next an application of MP 90 - 1 Ltr - Water and Oil Repellent Protection SKU: 430670, followed by grouting with our Keracolor a further clean with LTP Power Stripper Intensive Tile Cleaner SKU: LTP161 finalising with a layer of MP 90 - 1 Ltr - Water and Oil Repellent Protection SKU: 430670.
What grout is recommended for this tile?
Our advice: The grout that we would recommend for this tile is Ultracolor Manhattan Light Grey flexible Grout (sku: 6011005a).
What is the PEI rating of the Lounge porcelain tile, please
Our advice: The PEI rating of this tile is 5.
Neil S. 19/08/20
Hi Please could you confirm if these tiles are actually rectified? The write up says they are, but the Information Breakdown says they are not Thanks
Our advice: Yes these tiles have a rectified edge
Is this tile suitable for underfloor heating?
Our advice: Yes, they are suitable for installation with underfloor heating.