All handmade patterned tile mosaics are produced by pressing a mixture of cement, marble powder, natural stone granules, sand and color pigments at high pressure.
Karoistanbul encaustic cement tile productions is in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 , ISO 14001:2015 Quality Management System and TS 213-1 EN 13748-1 Production Standard by Turkish Standards Institution.
Unlike the old production process of the tiles , Karoistanbul tiles are pressed with high pressure, which makes the tiles harder and less absorbent.
The colour pigments that are used in the production of the tiles are UV resistant.
For the cement tile flooring process, a high quality ceramic adhesive should get use.
Impregnation sealent that provide stain and water resistance and do not form a film layer on the surface should be applied.
Using Chemical polishes which would cause forming a film layer on the surface is not recommended.
Acidic cleaning agents are never used for cleaning or maintenance on the cement tiles.