The look of marble surfaces has been a popular part of design and building since civilization began. And now, thanks to the latest in high-definition printing technology, you can find it in a low-maintenance, high-performing series of porcelain tile û The Canton Series on the Kaska label. That flowing, liquid appearance you see in marble surfaces is reflected in each selection. The use of these porcelain tiles is extensive, too. TheyÆve been designed for residential use, but also for commercial settings, and even for institutional contexts where traffic is heavy and constant. Advanced surface imaging; technology meets tradition Marble patterning is meticulously replicated in the Canton series. This is due to an imaging process that pays attention to the source of its inspiration û unique marble surfaces. This means that the color variation you expect in a natural material is recreated here, with dramatic effect. It also means that your layout possibilities are going to be comparable to a natural surface, too. This is your chance to create a unique effect in all kinds of spaces, and in relation to a variety of interior design approaches as well. Because of this advanced technology, you can easily create a room that is defined by classical distinction. Of course, the subtle beauty of each selection allows you to integrate them into nearly any interior design direction as well. The choice is yours! Beauty that lasts Because each selection in the Canton series of glazed porcelain tile is designed for high-traffic commercial and institutional areas as well as residential ones, each tile is designed to be tough. This series is Rated at PEI 5, which is the highest end of the traffic scale, with a water absorption of <0.5% to resist against cracking, and staining. The delicacy of the patterning that you see is reinforced by a robust tile BuildDirect is one of the world's leading online manufacturer-wholesalers of flooring & building materials. Since our launch in 1999, satisfied customers in every state in the U.S. plus over 60 countries around the globe have helped us become one of the fastest growing building products companies in the world.