Basalt tiles is a volcanic rock that is mined in certain areas of China, the United States, Mexico well as Sicily area in Italy. Basalt tiles come mostly in gray colors and they have varying degrees of light and dark grays. Uniform background and some mineral deposits are desired in first quality Basalt tiles.


They should be very clear in color and selection it should not have large big mineral deposits. They have a relatively high absorption rate and basalt tiles can be used in intermittent wet areas. We don't recommend using these tiles in completely submerged areas. However, these tiles or slabs are functional and practical flooring material.