Dallas, Texas—Daltile’s new Crafter porcelain tile collection offers a concrete look inspired by the visuals of the unique fibers found in craft paper. Made in the USA, the matte finish tile products are appropriate for use on floors, walls, countertops, shower floors and exterior floors.
The assortment includes large format porcelain tiles in five on-trend colors, as well as corresponding 8-inch hex ceramic decos that create an eye-catching 3D effect, the company said. All feature proprietary StepWise technology for tile that is 50% more slip resistant than ordinary tile.
“Daltile’s new Crafter collection is ideal for creating contemporary designs in both commercial and residential spaces,” said Shelly Halbert, director of product design, Dal-Tile Corporation.
In addition to StepWise ,which makes Crafter suitable for indoor and outdoor use, the assortment also features TruEdge and Reveal Imaging for designs that are said to be virtually indistinguishable from the original materials they are emulating. Crafter also boasts the inclusion of SimpliClean and the tiles/decos/mosaics/trims are waterproof, stainproof, dentproof, scratch-resistant and fire-resistant, according to Daltile.