Ceramic tile is regionally available
Ceramic tile products are made from local raw materials that are readily available. Other flooring choices must have products shipped from thousands of miles away to reach the consumer. Being regionally available reduces the air emissions and energy associated with the shipment of products from the factory.Ceramic tile is hypoallergenic
Bacteria, germs, mold and dust mites find ceramic tile to be inhospitable. People suffering from asthma and allergies have replaced carpet with ceramic tile. Ceramic tile is low maintenance
Only warm water is needed to clean ceramic tile. The need for cleaners and chemicals is eliminated.Ceramic tile is the most economical flooring
Over the life of a floor, ceramic tile costs less annually than other types of flooring. Ceramic tile costs under $0.40 per sq.ft. per year. Other flooring is significantly more expensive, because it has a shorter life expectancy. At Watkins Floor Covering, we offer consulting services, expert guidance, and professional ceramic tile installation. See all of the shapes, patterns, textures, and colors of ceramic tile that are available when you visit either our Hampstead or Jacksonville, NC showroom. We have been advising customers from Maysville, Swansboro, Sneads Ferry, Richlands, and Jacksonville about ceramic tile for approximately 20 years.