PLATTEN By KAROISTANBUL
Indoor/outdoor terrazzo wall/floor tiles
Terazzo Platten consists of two layers. The top layer has a smooth surface. The back layer is made of cement, sand and aggregate. It is a precast material which is prepared by pressing on marble, granite and stone aggregates, which are prepared according to predetermined production recipe, in hydrolic machines. Aggregates of different sizes and materials can be used to produce abstract decorative designs as well as pat-terned tiles in which various motifs can be processed with metal strips placed on the surface and materials containing stainless steel. Due to its incredible durability, the Terrazzo Platten is suitable for every application you can imagine. It can be used as a flooring material in exteriors or interiors. It is the perfect material for areas with high human traffic, such as public buildings, lobbies and corridors. It has a high ability of water and stain repulsion. It provides installation and assembly flexibility in today's buildings where production is accelerated due to the fact that it is in the form of ready-made plate and easy to transport.
Terrazzo is a floor covering material obtained by mixing natural marble aggregates, glass, natural stone powder, granite and color pigments with cement, which is in certain proportions. In the 15th century, this material was discovered by Venetian workers. At the beginning, it was prepared with junk marble powders, clay and goat milk which was used as the binding substance. With more than a centenary history, this building material has a high rate of usage thanks to its durability for ages. Since the ancient times, it has been enriching several residential, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings’ floors with its range of color and silky finishing options. Terrazzo, which was used in several palaces from Europe to The Vatican, then spreads all over the World, beginning from The North America.