TermDefinitionTags
Sub floorGeneral term for all construction layers below the floor tiling....
TessellatedFrom the Latin tessellare to decorate with mosaics used to describe the small unit geometric tile pa...
TesseraThe Latin name still used to describe an individual mosaic cube, whether of marble, glass or ceramic...
Tunnel kilnThe predecessor of the modern day roller kiln, where tiles were stacked on wheeled wagons which were...
Twin TileVernacular name given to extruded material, both glazed and unglazed, originally a patented name. Th...
Underfloor heatingA now common form of heating used in conjunction with floor tiling, with either piped water or elect...
VitrifiedA term used to indicate a floor tile with a dense structure and very low water absorption....
VoussoirUsed to describe the double rake cutting necessary to produce tapering pieces of tile or mosaic when...
Water Jet CuttingModern manufacturing method of creating decoration or lettering in dense vitrified ceramic or natura...
Water LevelThe traditional method of transferring levels from one wall or room to another, making use of a plas...
Waterproof MembraneEither a manufactured bitumen based product or a brush and fabric site applied coating to walls and ...
Wood Float FinishUsed to describe the method by which an ideal finish for tiling might be achieved on rendering or sc...