Want to try a unique view on the floor of your home? Try it with shades of color terracotta material that resembles soil. Brown-orange shades of terracotta floor will give a touch of warmth as well as natural, according to the traditional concept of occupancy or back to nature.
Such as ceramics and tiles, terracotta tiles also come from clay. The difference, for the manufacture of terracotta, clay burnt at low temperatures. Although currently available ceramic-like terracotta, but still preferred the original because the pores on the surface makes the material feels colder.
Compared to tiles, terracotta surface more porous, so it is not hard and uncomfortable. However, lack of terracotta lies in the rapid appearance shabby. And it turns out, for some people view this would be the main attraction.
To produce the impression of rustic, terracotta generally arranged in a fairly wide range, can reach two inches. To create a more natural appearance, sometimes deliberately grout does not intersect.
Terracotta is not only available in the form of squares; there is also a form of rectangles and hexagons. In her treatment, because the surface of terracotta has pores, these materials shall be provided with a protective coating or wax.