Characteristics and methods of manufacturing photo tiles
Characteristics and methods of making photo tiles A photo tile is a relatively new type of ceramic tile, more and more often used recently for interior decoration. Using this finishing material, you can bring more color and brightness to the interior. The photo tile is not afraid of moisture, cold and minor mechanical effects, it is often trimmed with office space, apartments and houses.
In itself, a photo tile is a durable ceramic (or glass) tile with a pattern, which is applied by special machines, after it is coated with a composition similar to varnish. Drawing, as a rule, is made to order, it can be a photo panel, a small pattern or the whole picture.
You can even transfer a photo onto a tile. Ceramic tiles with elements of an image are fitted close to each other, the joints are filled with silicone, thanks to which the drawing turns out to be of very high quality. Such tile is put as well as tile.
Photo tiles are covered with bathrooms and kitchens, often it is used for finishing pools and fountains. Photopanel can cover the bathroom wall completely or partially. Also, these tiles are put on the floor in the same bathroom, kitchen and bathroom.
The phototile is resistant to temperature changes, mechanical stress, and the pattern on it does not fade. All this is due to the use of the most modern technologies in the production technology of this material. Sometimes it is necessary to take care of a photo tile – to wipe it with a soft sponge or damp cloth.
The image is applied to the ceramic tile using decal and sublimation methods. Resistant ceramic dyes should be used, thanks to which the color and image are preserved for a long time. Then the tile is covered with protective glaze. Photo decal is made by hand, in this way you can make small images. This tile is well suited for the bathroom and pool, because it is moisture resistant. In the manufacture of photo tiles by sublimation, the polymer composition is applied to the ceramic tile, and an image is drawn on it with special dyes. This tile is very resistant to various chemicals.
The photo tile is made only to order, it is not sold in hardware stores. You can order a huge panel or buy just one photo tile and successfully place it on the wall next to ordinary tile or ceramics. In short, the use of photo tiles will allow you to decorate the interior as your imagination wishes!