Classic Porcelain

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Classic Ivory
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Classic Grey
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Classic Grey
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Classic Grey
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Anthracite Edging

Classic Porcelain

Classic Porcelain, is our budget porcelain that will transform any garden patio or pathway, adding that touch of ‘class’ that is porcelain, at an affordable price.

Available in three sizes and in three popular colours, Classic Porcelain is hard wearing, has a slip resistant surface and has easy to clean qualities.

Classic Porcelain tiles can be profiled with a choice of edge profiles for making steps or smooth edges for raised patios.

See Pavestone Bespoke.

Available Sizes

1,200mm x 600mm

  900mm x 600mm

  600mm x 600mm

 

Classic Ivory

 

Classic Grey

 

Classic Anthracite

Pavestone Classic Porrcelain in Beige colour

Classic Porcelain Ivory

 

Pavestone Classic Porcelain in Grey colour

Classic Porcelain Grey

 

Pavestone Classic Porcelain in Anthracite colour

Classic Porcelain Antracite

 

Specification

Sizes*

 1,200mm x 600mm x 20mm
    900mm x 600mm x 20mm
    600mm x 600mm x 20mm

 

Tolerance +/- 2mm
Finish Stone effect; Textured
Edge Profile Square edge. (Bullnose edge available)
Slip Resistance >R11
Frost Resistant Yes
Water Absorption     <0.01%

 

Coverage

1,200mm x 600mm

32 paving tiles per pallet.

Available as single paving tiles.

1.4 paving tiles covers approximately 1.0m2

32 paving tiles (1 pallet) covers approximately 23.0m2

 

900mm x 600mm

40 paving tiles per pallet.

Available as single paving tiles.

1.85 paving tiles covers approximately 1.0m2

40 paving tiles (1 pallet) covers approximately 21.6m2

 

600mm x 600mm

64 paving tiles per pallet.

Available as single paving tiles.

2.8 paving tiles covers approximately 1.0m2

64 paving tiles (1 pallet) covers approximately 23.0m2

 

Key features

  • R11Anti-slip Finish**
     
  • Classic porcelain paving tiles will not be affected by the seasonal weather changes and will not deteriorate in freezing weather conditions that can see some stone surfaces deteriorate gradually.
     
  • Classic porcelain paving tiles are resistant to acid and alkali chemicals such as fertilizers and lawn treatments. Moss and algae cannot get established as they can on stone.
     
  • Classic porcelain paving tiles will not experience colour fading. Blacks will stay black, not turn to grey, light colours will stay faithful and will not turn grey/brown.
    In summary they will stay looking aesthetically as laid for many years with minimal cleaning maintenance.
     

NOTES

*  With 'Rectified' porcelain paving the dimensional variation between the size of individual paving slabs, within a batch, is much less than that of a non-rectified tile. This is because it is cut to size after the tile has been fired (baked) in the kiln. Typical variance  +/- 2mm.

The actual tile dimensions are 'nominal' and may be less than the stated nominal measurements by up to 5mm. However, in each batch the variation between tiles will only be +/-2mm. When tiling you should always use tiles from the same production batch.

Always check the batch number on the packaging when laying porcelain paving as this will ensure the variation in sizes between the slabs is minimal. 

 

** R11 Anti-slip Finish is the latest development to meet the growing demand for porcelain outdoor paving. This unique finish roughens the tile surface without changing its appearance giving good grip underfoot in damp and wet weather.

 

Laying Instructions

 

How to install porcelain patio paving in the garden

Download Laying Instructions 

 

Laying Comments

Amalfi porcelain patio paving tiles are rectified to give a calibrated, dimensional accuracy. This enables closer jointing so that the tiles can appear as one large uninterrupted, seamless surface of stone flooring.

A rectified floor tile is one whose edges are perfectly vertical with respect to it's surface. This is a result of precise machining of a regular unrectified tile, so that each of the four sides will be at a 90° angle to the top and bottom faces of the tile.

Lay on an MOT Type 1 or GSB aggregate sub-base, over a geo-textile covering.

Set the paving tiles on a full wet mortar bed (40mm), using a 5:1 sharp sand : cement ratio.

Cut tiles with a 'Diamond Porcelain Cutting Blade' (circular no teeth) on a hand tool  or table saw.  Use 'water dust suppression'.

It is essential to use a Priming Slurry, which should be applied to the underside of each paving tile just prior to laying.

Joint width ideally 5mm (optimum cosmetically).

Porcelain is manufactured in batches and the colour and texture can vary from batch to batch. It is therefore essential to lay the paving by mixing the tiles from each of the packs that are to be laid. This ensures that the overall desired hue is achieved and evens out any slight colour discrepancies. Laying your patio one pallet at a time can lead to slight but visible colour banding.

Keep a note of the 'batch code' of the porcelain being laid in case you need more to complete or extend your paved area. This can be found on the packaging (usually a number followed by a letter, or a six digit number).

flexible jointing grout should be used to joint the tiles and care must be taken not to let it dry on the surface of the tile.

Please refer to our laying instructions if in any doubt.

Keep your paving looking superb, year after year!

 

A range of scientifically advanced cleaning products that will clean and help maintain all types of natural stone, concrete and porcelain paving.

 

Pavestone Patio Cleaner

PATIO CLEANER


A heavy duty cleaner for removing stubborn ground in dirt and grime from patio and pathway paving.

Suitable for sandstone, limestone, travertine, slate, granite, marble, terracotta, brick, concrete and porcelain patio paving.

Available: 1ltr, 5ltr

 

Data Sheet Download  Technical Data Sheet Pavestone Patio Cleaner Application Guide  Application Guide
 
   
Pavestone Black Spot & Algae Remover

BLACK SPOT & ALGAE REMOVER


Removes black spot, lichen, moss and stains from natural stone, concrete and porcelain patio and pathway paving.

Suitable for sandstone, limestone, travertine, slate, granite, marble, terracotta, brick, concrete and porcelain patio paving.

Available: 5ltr

 

Download Data Sheet  Technical Data Sheet Pavestone Black Spot & Algae Remover Technical Data Sheet  Application Guide
   
Pavestone Driveway Cleaner

DRIVEWAY CLEANER

 

Removes engine oil, air-con fluids,  tyre marks and other vehicle stains and rubber deposits, in addition to removing vegetation staining from driveway concrete block paving and natural stone block paving.

Available: 5ltr

 

Download Data Sheet  Technical Data Sheet  

 

Contact Us

To find out more about Classic Porcelain, you can call us or email us.

01386 848 650 enquiries@pavestone.co.uk

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