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MS International

Model SMOT-EMPBB-BMP10MM

Internet #202814261

Store SKU #566071

Store SO SKU #1000821533

Emperador Blend Bamboo 12 in. x 12 in. Brown Marble Mesh-Mounted Mosaic Tile

$14.97 /each

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With its unglazed finish, the MS International Inc Emperador Blend Bamboo 12 in. x 12 in. Brown Marble Mesh-Mounted Mosaic Tile makes an understated but stylish impact on your walls. Designed for indoor use, this natural stone wall tile has water absorption of less than 0.5% and is certified by the Marble Institute of America.

  • 1 square feet per piece, each piece sold individually - piece weight equals 5 lb.
  • Grade 1, natural stone marble mosaic tile for floor, wall and countertop use
  • 12 in. width x 12 in. length x 10mm thick mesh-mounted mosaic; 3/8 in. W x varying length brick pieces.
  • Honed smooth finish with a medium sheen and a random variation in tone
  • P.E.I. Rating is not applicable for natural stone
  • Impervious flooring has water absorption of less than 0.5% for indoor or some outdoor use.
  • C.O.F. greater than .50 is recommended for standard residential and commercial applications and is marginally skid resistant
  • Not frost resistant
  • Residential and commercial use
  • Learn how to get a Lifetime Warranty by using Custom Building Products from The Home Depot. Visit www.homedepot.com/CBP
  • Don't forget your coordinating trim pieces grout backerboard thinset and installation tools
  • All online orders for this item ship via parcel ground and may arrive in multiple boxes
  • It is recommended you purchase a minimum of 10% overage to account for design cuts and patterns
  • This is a GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified and GREENGUARD Children and Schools CertifiedSM product

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What do you use to finish off the edge?Is there a bullnose or edge strip that will match?

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November 23, 2013
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Salem, MA
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November 6, 2014
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My son-in-law works in kitchen construction and gave me a piece of plastic edging made to be used for the end of the backsplash. It comes in colors (I used tan) and you nail it into the wall. It gives the job a real professional look.
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Georgetown, Tx
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October 14, 2014
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Because it is natural stone you really don't need to finish the edge, just get a tube of tile grout to match the field grout and apply a small bead. Looks good.
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Roanoke, VA, USA
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April 29, 2014
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We found some bronze pieces to close out the ends. They are made from a plastic type material. They tie into little squares that will be incorporated into the floor tile.
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March 17, 2014
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We used a 2" flat aluminum strip that we bought in the Hardware Dept. We attached the strip to the front t of the counter with Liquid Nails (Subfloor) and "clamped" it in place with Gorilla Tape
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November 25, 2013
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Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. I believe it would be best to reach out to the manufacturer for assistance. The manufacturer is MS International and their customer service department can be reached on their website at http://www.msistone.com/contact-us/.
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Which grout/trowel to use to install this?

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February 21, 2014
Have the tiles, but need to pick up installation supplies. Can someone who has worked with this advise on which grout (sanded/non-sanded, powder/premix) and trowel size I should use? Should this tile be sealed before applying the grout?
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Georgetown, Tx
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October 14, 2014
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I used a sanded grout, and a small toothed mortar trowel, if that's what you were asking. Thin set mortar was white, you aren't going to see the mortar once you grout. I used "sand stone" grout because I wanted to bring up the honey tone to match my sink...
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March 17, 2014
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We used unsanded PolyBlend in Delorean Gray. We used a plastic 4" wide putty knife to apply the grout. We did not seal the marble. You should never use a sanded grout with a polished marble like this mosaic.
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February 21, 2014
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Thank you for your question. It is recommended that a professional installer/designer be consulted for determining the suitability, maintainability and installation of the item for a particular installation.
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Does empbb-bmp-10mm tile come in another color?

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February 12, 2013
The sample I got at the store is off white.
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October 14, 2014
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If you mean the emperado bamboo? Yes, there is a nice subtle creamy, celery, and seashell pink one. Sorry, I don't remember the name of it, but they had them in stock at my HD. Thinking about using it to rehab my fireplace.
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Thank you for your question. The Emperador Blend Bamboo 12 In. x 12 In. Brown Marble tile is a natural stone, it will have color variation as an inherent characteristic. Please contact the Home Depot Customer service for further assistance.
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Could this be used on a bath counter

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March 22, 2016
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No, this can not be used on a bath counter.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.8 out of 5 by 26 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Emperador Blend Bamboo Backsplash tile The tile is perfect; our installer did a great job. Works well with the switchplate covers and the Golden Jade granite w/ the light cabinets. March 1, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Fireplace surround We had the tile installed but I'm happy with the outcome! July 16, 2016
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Brittle when cut Small brittle tile(however attractive) that fracture and fall off mesh backing when cut with wet saw. Was taping "loose teeth" to hold them in place for glue/grout, but after a few cuts, realized this was not gonna work. Returned the rest, purchased Sonoma Blend for $5 less per sheet and worked/looked great!!! May 21, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Worth every penny. Good option for lighter countertops. Looks great. Very happy with my purchase. Had doubts when we were buying but grout made all the difference. See image with Alabaster grout. January 27, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Really accents the field tile Used this as an accent strip in the countertop field tile (U.S. Ceramic Tile Classic Gray 16 in. x 16 in. Porcelain Floor Tile, Model # UFBI200-16, Internet # 202192193, Store SKU # 706124, Store SO SKU # 907375) that we used in a bus conversion. The mosaic was slightly thicker than than the field tile we used. So we added in some simple transition strips to mask the differences plus add a touch of shine. Ripping the 12X12 sheet down to 4" high really helped stretch our design dollars. March 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great product We just installed this backsplash to match our new Quartz countertop from HD. It matches perfectly. Its not too busy and not too plain. Easy to install and we did not need a tile saw. A pair of ceramic nippers is all you need to cut this. We chose to grout as well but you would not need to with this design. February 18, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Very attractive. We just did a kitchen remodel and the apron under the window behind the sink had glue on it that we couldn't get off. The tile on the back splash would have stuck out too far and paint would have looked awful. .Replacing it would have meant a lot of extra money and time. We found this and it is beautiful. It actually has pieces in it that match my granite counter tops. December 8, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Stunning! Incredibly modern, sleek & stunning tile, easy to work with and makes quite an impact in our kitchen design! October 24, 2012
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