7 Benefits to Installing Tile Floors

Every homeowner will eventually face the same question: What to do with my floors? Which flooring should you choose? Vinyl or tile? What kind of flooring would be most beneficial to you and your house?

We have years experience with installing every type of tile flooring. We have found that tile has a lot to offer. It is a cost-effective, and attractive flooring that can make your home look amazing. Here are seven reasons to have tile flooring in your home.

Tiles immitating hardwood flooring
Tile that looks like wood flooring.


Tile is resistant to staining, wear, and stains. This tile is great for placing in areas that are used often. Tile is not strong enough to withstand impact, but it can crack if dropped objects are heavy.

Low Maintenance

Because tile is so durable, it doesn’t require much maintenance. You will need to clean them as with any other surface in the home. Sealant should be applied on tiles approximately once every 4-5 year. Other than that, there is not much to worry when it comes keeping your tiles in great shape.

Price Effective

Tile floors are affordable. They are one of the most cost-effective flooring surfaces. Tiles are very cost-effective. They can last for many years and require little maintenance. It all depends on which type of tile is used. There are also more expensive and premium tiles, like large format tile for floors.

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Water Resistant

Ceramic tiles are impervious to stain penetration and water damage thanks to a protective glazed layer. This is why tile is often used to cover bathrooms, kitchens and entry ways. They can also withstand some heat so they are ideal for flooring areas that are hot like sunrooms and covered porches..


Tile is typically made of raw materials like clay, glass, sand or sand. These raw materials are often combined with recycled materials to create ceramic tiles. Tile is a good flooring for the environment. They can help reduce heating costs by cooling your house in the summer and heating it in the winter.

Resale Value

Installing tiles in your home can be very profitable if you intend to sell it. In many cases, a tile floor can increase a house’s resale values. An attractive tile floor can add thousands to the home’s worth.

Air Quality

It is fired in kilns at high temperatures to make sure tiles do not contain volatile organic compounds. VOCs are a major health problem. Vinyl and carpet have low VOC outputs, but cannot compete with tiles.


If you are looking to have a tile floor installed in your Connecticut home, look no further than McAree Mason Contractors. Robert has installed tile floors since 1985 and is an expert in using the right materials from start to finish. Contact Robert today for your FREE quote.