Here we would like to share a lists of frequent ask question related to our products and services.
WHY I NEED TO USE TILES?
WHIICH AREA II SHALL CONSIIDER TO USE TIILES IINSTEAD OF OTHERS COVERIING MATERIIALS??
We recommend areas which you need heavy duty covering materials, such as bathrooms, kitchens, living area floor & outdoor pavement such as terrace area, balcony & car porch.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF TILES COMPARING TO OTHER COVERING MATERIALS?
Generally speaking, tiles are hard wearing material, which are resistant to all weather conditions, chemical attack, scratches, stains, fading, heavy loads and fire. For more specific features of our tiles products, feel free to walk-in to any of our outlets to talk to our sales consultants.
TYPES OF TILE IN OUR BOUTIQUES
Ceramic tiles are made from a mixture of clays which have been shaped, colored and fired at high temperatures, resulting in a hard body. This hard body may then be left untreated or it may receive a glazed wear layer.
Porcelain tiles are a specified form of ceramic tiles, but composed of much fine and dense clay and fired at much higher temperatures, if compared. Porcelain tiles are made by clay with water absorption rating of less than 0.5%, while ceramic tiles have a clay composition with water absorption of more than 0.5%.
Marbelise tiles are glazed porcelain tiles, which the design was inspired by natural marble and granite stones. It shared common product technical features with porcelain tiles, but with a finish of high glossy surface. It’s best chosen as one of modern luxury floor tiles.
Tips to tiles selection
TIP A: DURABILITY & MAINTENANCE
Get the technical specification information from the front desk, know the differences between ceramic & porcelain tiles products. Porcelain tiles can be either glazed or unglazed depending on the design. A low maintenance tile is one which resistant to stains, and moisture. You can check the availability of colors and finishes before decide whether to apply a product to exterior, interior, or for residential or commercial settings.
TIP B: RIGHT STYLE AND TEXTURE
Tiles are available in various sizes, recently, the design trend has been moving towards larger tiles for floor and wall applications, to bring out the spacious of a room. Choosing the right style and design help you to get the desired look in your home or to enhance any décor you choose for your home.
TIP C: MATCH YOUR FAVORITE COLOR
If you need a spacious room, always go for a lighter color, whereas opt for darker tone to brings out the warmth and close to heart sensation. Black and white is all time favorites for contemporary design while neutral color allows you to blend with your furniture & accessories.
TIP D: RIGHT TILE FINISHES
Smooth and polished tiles are widely acceptable for living area, dining room and bedroom areas. Honed and matt surface are less slippery compare to the smooth and shinny tiles, while structure finish provides extra anti-slip functionality and is suitable for porch area, and toilets.
TIP E: WHY GROUT & WHAT GROUT?
Grouting line is to offer expansion joints to a large tiled area. Grout is available in a wide variety of colors, similar color is chosen to minimize the appearance of the grouting lines, whereas a contrasting color could presents the beauty of lines and make the whole area more interesting.
TIP F: INSTALLATION METHOD?
For best result, make sure you get the services of a qualified and experienced installer. A professional installer will help you to save money and time because they know well about the tools and also the adhesive materials. A good quality bonding materials will ensure the tiles installed will not break or come loose easily.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM APEX CERAMICS CITY
HIGH QUALITY TILES PRODUCTS
From premium European product range, our OEM from China & Spain as well as local manufactured tiles products, we have everything that you might need for your home.
INNOVATIVE TILES DESIGN
With a careful selection of our suppliers & manufacturers, Apex Ceramics City successful to woo the market with innovative tiles products, which are creatively designed and of high quality.
SOLUTION ORIENTED CUSTOMER SERVICE
Our sales specialists are well-trained to provide customers with advice in tiles selection, budget, product technical advice, installation guide and quotation.
FREE 3D DESIGN
It’s very important to visualize what you will get with your selection, before you decide a purchase. We offer complimentary 3D rendering design for our clients to imagine the final outcome with the products of their choice.
COZY AND MODERN TILES SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
We valued our customers, we aimed to make our showroom a comfortable and cozy place to shop for tiles. Our effort shown in the constantly upgrade showroom environment.