Is should be based on your taste of interior design, that the materials of flooring to be selected. Usually tiles are selected for easy maintenance and for strong fitting. Tiles are available in two types, ceramic tiles basically used in wash area and vitrified tile for other areas of house.
Vitrified tile produced using vitrification, have very low porosity and making it strong. These tiles are mostly used for interior flooring. It is available in low price for square feet. It is an alternative to marble and granite flooring vitrified tiles are available in Matt, rustic finishing but even so most of them go for glossy vitrified tiles for their interior flooring. These are available in different designs of wood, natural stone, metal etc… Vitrified tiles in ivory color are mostly used for flooring and dark shades are used for giving border designs. It is available in market from 2×2 sq feet to slab size.
Positive =less budget, available in different color & design, low maintenance
Negative= no stain resistance
Ceramic tiles are mostly selected for kitchen and bathroom flooring. For kitchen flooring, choosing matt or rustic finishing tiles will be great, due to our usage with water. And for bathroom flooring, anti skid tiles is to be used. Ceramic tiles are also available in different colors and designs like vitrified tiles. It is also available from 2×2 sq feet to slab size. Wooden design tiles are most trendy now a day.
Positive= Low cost, available in different colors and designs
Negative= low in quality compare to vitrified tiles
It is now becoming a trendy of using natural stones for flooring. Kotta stone, shabad stone, jaisalmer stones etc are good for flooring. These natural stones can be used in combination with vitrified tiles and wooden flooring. Can able to maintain the quality and look of these natural stones by polishing.
Positive= Natural, Classic look
Negative= long use makes corrosion, high fitting charge, possibility for stain
Wood is a common choice as a flooring material due to its environmental profile, durability, and restorability. Using natural wood or laminated wood flooring can be used for interiors.. Bamboo flooring is often considered a form of wood flooring.
Positive=Rich in Quality & look, less maintenance
Negative= No water resistance, High budget
To give an ethnic style for your interior then, with no doubt go with the choice of selecting terracotta tiles for your flooring. Terracotta is known for its durability and earthy appeal, using these tiles give you a natural look. Terracotta is one of the few materials that are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Its strength and beauty have made it useful in several scenarios and settings in architecture.
Positive: Natural, Low cost
Negative: possibility for stain and moisture