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Limestone and Travertine

Example of Travertine Tile in Bathroom

These two stones both have similar properties, being softer then slate or granite. They generally have an earthier quality to their color, which some people find very pleasing in a bathroom setting. The patterns that emerge in these stones, while unique, are usually more subdued. Although the colors seen most often are soft earth toned, bold multi-colored travertines as seen in the picture below, can also be found.  This material is appropriate for bathroom use, however a quality sealer must be used.  Travertine floors are extremely popular in today’s designs.

Travertine can be bought in many different sizes.  The most popular finishes are honed and filled, honed and unfilled, tumbled, brushed, and polished.  It also has a variety of edges to choose from, depending on your design style.

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About Me

Deborah Faulkner-Jones

I am the co-owner of Creative Tile Designs. Moving from San Diego in 1995, I have brought 30 years experience in all phases of design to the Treasure Valley. I am a “hands on” designer and have spent years setting tile and stone, faux painting, hanging wallpaper, and manufacturing custom draperies. Within the company, my responsibilities include all in-home consultations, estimates, and project management. I will be with you from day one and throughout your project until it is 100% completed to your satisfaction.

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