Model # NMETCHA1224

Internet #203673203

Store SKU #949449

Store SO SKU #1000525039

MS International Metro Charcoal 12 in. x 24 in. Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile (16 sq. ft. / case)
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MS International

Metro Charcoal 12 in. x 24 in. Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile (16 sq. ft. / case)

  • Contemporary fabric appearance with porcelain durability
  • Great for kitchen, bathroom, and entryway floors and walls
  • Made for indoor and outdoor commercial and residential use
Was  $1.89/sq. ft.
$1.69 /sq. ft.
Covers 16.0 sq. ft.
$27.04 /case

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Charcoal
  • Charcoal
  • Glacier
  • Gris
  • Khaki
Approximate Tile Size
12x24
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Product Overview

  • Contemporary fabric appearance with porcelain durability
  • Great for kitchen, bathroom, and entryway floors and walls
  • Made for indoor and outdoor commercial and residential use
The MS International Metro Charcoal Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile combines a glazed top and textured finish with a medium sheen and olive/gray variations in tone, resulting in the perfect contemporary look to complement a variety of decorative schemes. Its design is well suited for both indoor and outdoor use and makes an especially stylish touch for modern bathrooms. Featuring an impervious water absorption rating, this frost-resistant tile is constructed from durable porcelain and suitable for installation on walls, floors and countertops, a perfect upgrade for any room.
  • 16 square feet; 8 pieces per case. Case weight is 64 lb.
  • Grade 1, first-quality porcelain tile for floor, wall and countertop use
  • 12 in. width x 24 in. length x 3/8 in. thick
  • Glazed smooth finish with a medium sheen and slight variation in tone
  • P.E.I. Rating III is suitable for medium-duty residential and commercial floors including kitchens, corridors, terraces and areas used more often with normal footwear and small amounts of dirt
  • Impervious flooring has water absorption of less than 0.5% for indoor and some outdoor use
  • C.O.F. greater than .50 is recommended for standard residential and commercial applications and is marginally skid resistant
  • Completely frost resistant for indoor or outdoor applications; use a latex-modified thinset for acceptable bond strength
  • 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 common carrier or 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 Certified product
  • Learn how to install ceramic and porcelain tile here.
  • Check out our helpful guide on how to select tile.

Product Overview

  • Contemporary fabric appearance with porcelain durability
  • Great for kitchen, bathroom, and entryway floors and walls
  • Made for indoor and outdoor commercial and residential use
Model #: NMETCHA1224
Sku #: 949449
Internet #: 203673203

The MS International Metro Charcoal Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile combines a glazed top and textured finish with a medium sheen and olive/gray variations in tone, resulting in the perfect contemporary look to complement a variety of decorative schemes. Its design is well suited for both indoor and outdoor use and makes an especially stylish touch for modern bathrooms. Featuring an impervious water absorption rating, this frost-resistant tile is constructed from durable porcelain and suitable for installation on walls, floors and countertops, a perfect upgrade for any room.

  • 16 square feet; 8 pieces per case. Case weight is 64 lb.
  • Grade 1, first-quality porcelain tile for floor, wall and countertop use
  • 12 in. width x 24 in. length x 3/8 in. thick
  • Glazed smooth finish with a medium sheen and slight variation in tone
  • P.E.I. Rating III is suitable for medium-duty residential and commercial floors including kitchens, corridors, terraces and areas used more often with normal footwear and small amounts of dirt
  • Impervious flooring has water absorption of less than 0.5% for indoor and some outdoor use
  • C.O.F. greater than .50 is recommended for standard residential and commercial applications and is marginally skid resistant
  • Completely frost resistant for indoor or outdoor applications; use a latex-modified thinset for acceptable bond strength
  • 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 common carrier or 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 Certified product
  • Learn how to install ceramic and porcelain tile here.
  • Check out our helpful guide on how to select tile.

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Specifications

Dimensions

Approximate Tile Size
12x24
Product Length (in.)
24
Product Thickness (mm)
9
Product Width (in.)
12
Suggested Grout Line Size
1/8

Details

Break Strength (lb.)
250 lb
Color Family
Gray
Color/Finish
Charcoal
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
DCOF Rating
Not Tested
Edge Type
Flat
Flooring Product Type
Porcelain Tile
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor,Outdoor
Number of Tiles per Case
8
Number of Tiles per Case
8
Returnable
90-Day
Tile Features
Frost Resistant,Glazed,Radiant/Underfloor Warming Heating
Tile Finish
Matte
Tile Look
Fabric
Tile Material
Porcelain
Tile Printer Type
Inkjet Print
Tile Use
Backsplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Floor,Kitchen,Outdoor/Patio,Shower,Wall

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
n/a

Specifications

Dimensions

Approximate Tile Size
12x24
Product Length (in.)
24
Product Thickness (mm)
9
Product Width (in.)
12
Suggested Grout Line Size
1/8

Details

Break Strength (lb.)
250 lb
Color Family
Gray
Color/Finish
Charcoal
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
DCOF Rating
Not Tested
Edge Type
Flat
Flooring Product Type
Porcelain Tile
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor,Outdoor
Number of Tiles per Case
8
Number of Tiles per Case
8
Returnable
90-Day
Tile Features
Frost Resistant,Glazed,Radiant/Underfloor Warming Heating
Tile Finish
Matte
Tile Look
Fabric
Tile Material
Porcelain
Tile Printer Type
Inkjet Print
Tile Use
Backsplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Floor,Kitchen,Outdoor/Patio,Shower,Wall

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
n/a

Questions & Answers

can this tile be used in showers

can this tile be used in showers
Asked by: Sandi
Yes, on the walls. I put it on the walls and on the shower floor around the edges with a small tile pattern in the center. I think it would be too slippery for the whole shower floor.
Answered by: HomeTiler24
Date published: 2017-12-12

Can you purchase less than a case?

Asked by: DIYer
Flooring grunt here, #6542, You can totally purchase singles (SKU#952-408) P.S. Why do you even bother responding, MSI? Every response is a cut/paste 'ask someone else' excuse for laziness.
Answered by: CommanderShepard
Date published: 2017-08-15

Does anyone have any suggestion for a transition piece piece from the bathroom to a hallway floor...

Does anyone have any suggestion for a transition piece piece from the bathroom to a hallway floor? This would be for Metro Charcoal.
Asked by: dfy8811
I used a white double beveled 4 in. x 36 in. Engineered Marble Threshold sold at Home Depot
Answered by: Dcjeep
Date published: 2017-11-02

I have the Metro charcoal tile and it is stained from the grout sealer, is this normal? What can I do to fix this?

What does the manufacturer recommend I do to fix this?
Asked by: Wayne007
My installer used TileLab's Tile and Grout sealer on this and stained it. It was all smeared. He tried using the sealer as a solvent, Tile Lab's Sealer remover, alcohol, a Miracle Micro Scubbing compound, and baking soda in water and none if worked at all. We thought the tile was permanently ruined. I looked up the chemistry and it was a potassium silicate. A chemical supplier suggested 5% white vinegar and it worked. Saturate the tile with vinegar and wait 2-3 minutes. It will begin to break down the silicate. Scrub it hard with scotchbrite. Soak up the vineger with towels. You may have to repeat it on tough spots. Rinse the tiles 2x with clean water to remove the vinegar. Pay special attention to getting the vinegar out of the grout as it can break it down. Then get a grout sealer application bottle and apply new sealer to only the grout. This is a glazed porcelain tile, the surface doesn't need sealing.
Answered by: Ed
Date published: 2017-10-02
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Customer Reviews

Metro Charcoal 12 in. x 24 in. Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile (16 sq. ft. / case) is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 358.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We used this tile for our bathroom/ laundry room renovation and could not be happier with our cho... We used this tile for our bathroom/ laundry room renovation and could not be happier with our choice. In my opinion, the color and details in the tile make this product stand out, allowing it to blend easily with our choice of tile in the shower as well as with our vanity. I love this tile!
Date published: 2017-07-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from I really wanted to like these tiles. I wanted to like them so much, I purchased 200 sqft of the s... I really wanted to like these tiles. I wanted to like them so much, I purchased 200 sqft of the same tiles twice, from different stores, thinking the first purchase was a bad batch. After inspecting the second purchase, I just could not go through with the installation. The tiles are warped and not squared (non-rectified). You may get lucky and have a painless install but you may also be amongst those that "has to live with it." This thing is also a fingerprint magnet, I expect it to show footprints just as much. There are too many red flags here, you get what you pay for. 5 stars for home depot's return policy.
Date published: 2017-09-05
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Absolutely gorgeous look for not a lot of money. HOWEVER, in the kitchen, it shows every single ... Absolutely gorgeous look for not a lot of money. HOWEVER, in the kitchen, it shows every single water droplet/stain. Looks the worst around the dishwasher when water comes off dishes as you unload. So, if you are up to swiffering everyday (or you're cool with water stains), you will love this tile. Unfortunately, I won't pick it again, as much as I would love to for our next house.
Date published: 2017-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the look of this tile. Make sure you 'burn' the tile before laying them, to help prevent lif... Love the look of this tile. Make sure you 'burn' the tile before laying them, to help prevent lifting. Easy to install, easy to clean. I also recommend using levellers (not sure of the brand name, but you can buy them in Home Depot. This helps your tiles remain level and evenly spaced.) We used Delorean Gray grout. **Burn tile: spread mortar on the floor as you would with any tile, but make sure that you spread mortar on the back of the tile then scrape off excess. Leaving mortar in the crevasses of the tile. Then lay the tile)
Date published: 2017-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very nice tile. Really Impressed! Tile looks great. This tile is in my master bathroom. The bathroom is small but made it look amazing. Didnt have the color difference that some complained about. Also we off set the tile so if one was a little longer it would not be noticed. Althought we did have a lot of tiles with chips on the cornors and along the sides. Other then that the tile looks really nice. I have a bunch more pictures but it will only let me add one picture on the app
Date published: 2017-11-10
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Got it for bathroom/shower walls. While I like the contemporary look & light neutral color of th... Got it for bathroom/shower walls. While I like the contemporary look & light neutral color of this tile in Metro Gris (light gray with tan), the quality of the tiles were not consistent, handful of the tiles had a rough finish, like coarse salt sprinkled on parts of the tile, & 2 tiles had a small strip (about 8 mm width) of missing pattern at its edge (just a plain white strip), not too big of a deal if it was caught before installing, but my contractor was careless (or didn't care) & installed it. good thing the blemished tiles are not too noticeable. So if you decide to use this tile or other tiles by this brand, be sure to inspect every tile carefully prior to install.
Date published: 2017-07-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I work for a property redeveloper and we use this tile in just about every house we do. The Metro... I work for a property redeveloper and we use this tile in just about every house we do. The Metro Charcoal is my favorite, it has a really nice color to it. We either pair it with a grey grout or white. The Metro Gris is also a good option. We usually use it on the floor and do a subway tile on the walls if we are doing a bathroom. Almost always use white grout with the Metro Gris. I have yet to try the beige or cream version of this tile. I have read reviews that it doesn't do well on floors as far as stains go.
Date published: 2017-02-14
Rated 3 out of 5 by from This is a very very good looking tile - in our case it is on our shower walls and looks fantastic... This is a very very good looking tile - in our case it is on our shower walls and looks fantastic. reason for the lack of 5 stars is the machining (at the factory) of the tiles is poorly done. there were many tiles that were not the same dimensions - some by about 1/8" - this makes for a very frustrating tile job when your grout lines are small and want the job to be perfect. About 2 out of 10 were like this which is a huge percentages overall. So if you do go this route, please pay very close attention before placing each tile.
Date published: 2017-04-25
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