Tiling Glossary – Q

Tiling Contractor’s Glossary.

A BCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ

 

 


quarry.
The location of an operation where a deposit of stone is extracted from the earth through an open pit or underground mine.
quarry block.
Generally, a rectangular piece of rough stone as it comes from a quarry, frequently dressed (scabbed) or wire-sawed for shipment.
quartz.
A silicon dioxide mineral that occurs in colorless and transparent or colored hexagonal crystals or in crystalline masses. One of the hardest minerals that compose stones such as sandstone, granite, and quartzite.
quartz-based stone.
A stone that may be either sedimentary in formation (as in sandstone, or metamorphic, as in quartzite). Definitions of the classes of stone which form the quartz-based stone group are explained in ASTM C119.
quartzite.
A highly hardened, typically metamorphosed member of the sandstone group. Quartzite contains a minimum of 95% free silica. Quartzite can look similar to slate, but is actually harder and denser. Also available in slabs.

 

Continue >> Tiling Glossary R

Would you like a complimentary…no obligation …project consultation? Please feel free to call for more details.

Boyer Tile LLC. – St. Lucie Tile Contractor Tiling Glossary.

Boyer Tile LLC.
Chris Boyer.
Mobile: 772 828-8909.
Florida License – psl13-6160.

For a Quality Craftsmanship, call Boyer Tile.

Master Tile Setter and St. Lucie County Florida based Tiling Contractor.


My tiling service areas include Port St. Lucie (PSL), Fort Pierce, Stuart and Vero Beach, FL.

In Martin County, Boyer Tile LLC. services Hobe Sound, Indiantown, Jensen Beach, Jupiter Island, North River Shores, Ocean Breeze Park, Palm City, Port Salerno, Rio, Sewalls Point and Stuart, Florida.

In St. Lucie County Boyer Tile LLC. services Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie West, Tradition, Torino, Tesoro, Lake Charles, Lake Forest, Magnolia Lakes, PGA Village, The Vineyards, St James Golf Club, The Cascades, and Fort Pierce, FL.

.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Florida Tile Contractor (772) 828-8909