Elegant, modern stone look porcelain stoneware for lofts
Stone look porcelain stoneware embraces an ambitious interior design challenge: that of bringing the distinctive beauty of stone into our homes. A challenge it has overcome with a blend of authenticity and technology. Supported by the most advanced ceramic technologies of the kind adopted by the Emilgroup solutions, latest generation stone look stoneware offers a very accurate reproduction of the natural impressions of stone. The detail of every stratification, the grain and the roughness, precisely defined after lengthy research to give stone look tiles all the natural beauty of a rock face. At the same time, their technical performances give stone look tiles outstanding resistance, not only to impacts but also to wear over time and damage by weather and chemicals – a rock-solid covering, in every sense.
Perhaps the biggest benefits from the use of stone look porcelain stoneware for indoors derive from its vast design potential. In the trendiest styles, stone look tiles play a leading role in expressing elegance and modernity. From the most rustic traditional design schemes, stone look tiles have extended their scope to the brightest interior design horizons, becoming the first-choice covering solution for the most pop, contemporary locations. And it is in lofts – the utmost expression of modern taste – that stone look porcelain stoneware meets the most avant-garde style. A loft with imitation stone floors perfectly represents the urban lifestyle and living space: large open plan areas, all the primordial strength of stone, and a loft resonates with fresh yet ancient impressions – because, in the final analysis, what is a loft if not the modern, designer version of a cave? So stone look stoneware becomes the favourite choice for decorating the most sophisticated interiors.
Choosing the right stone look stoneware floor tiles
When it comes to stone look floor tiles, it should be remembered that the design potentials that open out before us are virtually infinite. From stone look tiles in warm colours linked to the Mediterranean tradition through to Nordic moods in cooler shades: thanks to stone look porcelain stoneware, the rocky impressions of the most beautiful landscapes from all over the world can be brought into domestic interiors. Stone look stoneware floor tiles are equally ideal for the most rustic interiors and the design of elegant stone floors.
When choosing the imitation stone floor covering best suited to interiors’ style and requirements, colour is a fundamental parameter. Shades of grey, amongst the most popular, adapt elegantly to all furnishing schemes, especially in the lightest tones – excellent for adding luminosity to rooms. Beige is the right choice for intimate, comfortable yet refined moods, and can be combined tone-on-tone for a more relaxing look or with brighter colours for characterful contrasts. Imitation stone floors in dark colours are a daring choice, with great personality and sophistication, ideal for contemporary, refined interiors where contrasts play a major role.
When it comes to elegance, mention should be made of Elegance Pro by Ergon – a classy, refined expression of every facet of sandstone. The collection is the outcome of research work into this stone’s most authentic impressions – from its tactile sensations to the delicate patterning of its sedimentation – which has yielded a product of genuinely contemporary design. Elegance Pro is available in seven colour variants and four different finishes, constantly expanding the array of design potentials. What’s more, the Shield technology guarantees the stone look tiles total, lasting antimicrobial protection.