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MS International

Model TGCBGXY1831

Internet #202194688

Store SKU #660300

Black Galaxy 18 in. x 31 in. Polished Granite Floor and Wall Tile (7.75 sq. ft. / case)

$14.99 /sq. ft.
Covers 7.75 sq. ft.
$116.17 /case

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Update your home with help from the sleek, contemporary M. S. International Inc. 18 in. x 31 in. Black Galaxy Polished Granite Floor and Wall Tile. This black tile has shimmering golden flakes and is made of Grade 1, natural stone construction that is suitable for your floor, wall or countertop. Its unglazed, polished smooth finish features a high sheen with moderate variation in tone for a natural look. It offers a frost-resistant design for long-lasting use. With a large selection of accessories to choose from, this tile can easily be laid in a pattern or single layout and is suitable for residential and commercial installations, including kitchens and bathrooms. NOTE: Inspect all tiles before installation. Natural stone products inherently lack uniformity and are subject to variation in color, shade, finish etc. It is recommended to blend tiles from different boxes when installing. Natural stones may be characterized by dry seams and pits that are often filled. The filling can work its way out and it may be necessary to refill these voids as part of a normal maintenance procedure. All natural stone products should be sealed with a penetrating sealer. After installation, vendor disclaims any liabilities.

  • Grade 1, first-quality granite tile for floor, wall and countertop use
  • 31 in. length x 18 in. wide x 1/2 in. thick
  • Polished smooth finish with a high sheen and moderate variation in tone
  • 7.75 sq. ft., 2 pieces per case; case weight is 58 lb.
  • P.E.I. rating is not applicable to natural stone tiles
  • Impervious flooring has water absorption of less than 0.5% for indoor use
  • C.O.F. greater than .50 is recommended for standard residential applications and is marginally skid resistant. Indoor use
  • Completely frost resistant for indoor applications
  • Residential and commercial use
  • Genuine stone
  • Don’t forget your coordinating trim pieces, grout, backer board, thin set and installation tools
  • All online orders for this item ship via common carrier or parcel ground and may arrive in multiple boxes
  • GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified and GREENGUARD Children and Schools Certified SM product
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How many boxes of tile would it take to complete a 6 x 7 bathroom floor?

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Can it be used for a hearth for a wood burning fireplace?

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Thank you for your question. Black Galaxy 12 in. x 12 in. Polished Granite Floor and Wall Tile can be used for a hearth for a wood burning fireplace. However it is not recommended for direct contact with high temperatures.
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How do you make this as non slip as possible for us retiring people who are scared of falling?

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Thank you for your question. Black Galaxy 12 in. x 12 in. Polished Granite Floor and Wall Tile is marginally skid resistant and would need a flooring restoration company to change the finish.
Also please find the below link to view the “ Slip resistant “ products that can be applied to the tile.
http://www.homedepot.com/s/slip%2520resistant%2520solutions?NCNI-5
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Is it a good idea to tile my entire deck with black galaxy tile? Live near the water.

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Thank you for your question. Black Galaxy 12 in. x 12 in. Polished Granite Floor and Wall Tile can be used to suit your requirement, however it is recommended that you get a 2nd opinion from a professional installer to check the suitability & maintainability of the tile.
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 47 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Purchased online- Free Shipping and it looks Great! Easy! Easy! Easy! We shopped all of the high end tile stores for similar products and then happened to look online at the Home Depot site. The prices were much better than the speciality stores and they shipped right to my home for free. Also more choices for sizes- for us the 18" by 31" was much more appealing than square tiles. We used the Black Galaxy granite to cover a portion of a brick fireplace and it goes great with the new black doors. The finished edges were perfect for our application and it was easy to install using some thinset mortar. I was able to cut the tiles using a diamond blade and a skill saw. All in all, this is a great product and I was really happy with Home Depot. December 2, 2013
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Not the greatest, tile is foggy, needs polishing Quality is poor, pieces aren't square and price is outrageous! Plan to have uneven joints and have a polisher handy. September 20, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Just beautiful Had this installed in front of my fireplace for the hearth. I just love the tiles, cant stop looking at them. They are just beautiful! May 3, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Horrible Finish = polished surface not uniform When I first opened the boxes some of them had chipped corners ... No biggie I was going to cut that off anyways. What I didn't notice that every 5 inches there was a glossy area then a not so glossy area on every piece ( 6 total = 3 Boxs ) not noticing this issue I cut them to size then brought them inside to install ,not only did this issue stick out like a sore thumb but there was scratches as well . I tried to correct this by using an Alpha polisher with the correct diamond polishing pads including the final buffing pad a sealer and super diamond wax .... Worked on this for a week and it still looks bad . Don,t think I can return them now (but I'll sure try) with that being said I'm out $400 and a week of work . May 24, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by great product at a great price this exact tile cost twice as much elsewhere and three times as much at COLES May 10, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Used the 12 x 12 for a fireplace makeover - worked perfectly! We had an fireplace that had used brick and a Mexican paver hearth on a home we just bought. Completely ugly, and impossible to clean. My son wanted a black mantel, and we had used the black galaxy granite on his kitchen counters, so wanted to match it. Got the 12 x 12's for ease of installation and affordability. Pulled the old pavers, put down cement board, cut the tiles to fit with no problem, and installation completed without problems. Used a dark grey grout. Really happy with the end result. July 30, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by look good. will not be laying them for awhile a few tiles were chipped but will be used for cuts March 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Beautiful slices of rock Gorgeous tile. Exactly What I wanted and looks stunning on the bartop. I was a bit leery of ordering something like tile, even granite tile which isn't as brittle as porcelain, to be shipped directly to my house but everything turned out fine. It arrived within three days via UPS, the tile was double boxed and well cushioned in the boxes and shipping charges were imminently reasonable at just $12. It cost less to ship this than 6 pieces of wood I ordered for this project from another vendor (Home Depot doesn't carry quartersawn oak.) June 5, 2012
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