what size are carrara tiles?
4"x4"x 3/8” square; straight rectified
5"x 3/8” hex (1 sheet = .9 SF); straight rectified with mesh backing
3"x6”x 3/8” subway; straight rectified with a micro-beveled edge
1"x4”x 3/8” herringbone; straight rectified with mesh backing
4" x 12"x 3/8” plank; straight rectified
6" x 12"x 3/8” oversized subway; straight rectified
3" x 6"x 3/8” beveled subway; straight rectified
3/4"x 3/8” penny round (12"x12" sheet); straight rectified with mesh backing
1"x 3/8” hexagon; straight rectified with mesh backing
12" x 24"x 3/8” large field tile; straight rectified
where can i use carrara tile?
Backsplash,Bathroom,Fireplace Exteriors,Floors,Exteriors* (not recommend for areas that regularly experience freezing temps),Kitchen,Shower,Wall
can i use carrara in the shower?
yes, specific waterproofing precautions need to taken such as using a waterproof membrane under the tile and use of a penetrating sealer like miracle 511 porous plus.
can i use carrara in the pool?
What color grout should I use?
clé recommends using Mapei Flexcolor CQ, which is intended for unglazed tiles.
do you offer trim?
we do not offer trim for our carrara tiles
how do i clean carrara?
marble is chemically sensitive so only mild pH neutral cleaners should be used. soapless cleaners are preferred because they minimize streaks and film. mild, phosphate-free, biodegradable liquid dishwashing soaps or powders or stone soaps are acceptable if rinsing is thorough.
Showers and Baths: Soap scum can be minimized by using a squeegee after each use and using liquid as opposed to bar soaps. To remove soap scum, clé recommends the use of Miracle Porcelain & Ceramic Tile Cleaner.
for information about installing, proceed to our installation guide