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Metro Lantern Glossy White 9-1/2 in. x 10-3/4 in Porcelain Mosaic Tile

  • Features a glossy white mosaic look with a curved edge
  • Perfect for bathrooms, kitchens, showers and backsplashes
  • Made for outdoor/indoor and commercial/residential use
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The exotic splendor of Moroccan design radiates from the Merola Tile Metro Lantern Glossy White 9-1/2 in. x 10-3/4 Porcelain Mosaic Tile. The chic lantern format allows this mosaic to blend into any modern or traditional decor. A crisp white glossy finish distinguishes an elegant quality within this versatile mosaic. The interlocking design offers seamless magnificence when installed. Intended for medium-duty residential areas, including kitchens, backsplashes, showers and exterior use, this mosaic offers infinite design capabilities. If pairing with other products in our Metro Lantern series, please consider that all formats and thicknesses may not be the same.
  • California residents
  • 0.73 sq. ft. per piece, each piece sold individually
  • Grade 1, first-quality porcelain tile for floor and wall use
  • 9-1/2 in. width x 10-3/4 in. length x 6 mm thick mesh-mounted mosaic. 2.9 in. W x 3.10 in. L lantern pieces
  • Glazed smooth finish with a high sheen and uniform appearance in tone
  • P.E.I. Rating IV has high resistance to abrasion and is suitable for heavy-duty residential and commercial kitchens, hotels, exhibition and sales rooms with some dirt conditions
  • Impervious flooring has water absorption of less than 0.5% for indoor and outdoor use and is frost resistant
  • C.O.F. greater than .50 is recommended for standard residential applications and is marginally skid resistant
  • Completely frost resistant for indoor or outdoor applications; use a latex-modified thinset for acceptable bond strength
  • Commercial and residential use
  • 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
  • Each line item within an order will be selected from a single dye lot (color) and caliber (size), but multiple orders can result in receiving multiple dye lots and/or calibers; please ensure that all tile for a project is obtained within 1 order
  • All ceramic / porcelain and natural stone tile within coordinating series may be produced at different times which can cause variation in dye lot (color) and caliber (size) which is authentic to tile
  • Before you begin an installation, familiarize yourself with cost factors. This Project Cost Guide can assist you in budgeting for your tile project.

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Ratings
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Approximate Tile Size10x1010x1012x1212x12
Tile MaterialPorcelainPorcelainPorcelainPorcelain
Indoor/OutdoorIndoor,OutdoorIndoor,OutdoorIndoor,OutdoorIndoor,Outdoor
Commercial / ResidentialCommercial / ResidentialResidentialResidentialCommercial / Residential
LocationBacksplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Garage,Kitchen,ShowerBacksplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Kitchen,ShowerBacksplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Garage,Kitchen,ShowerBacksplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Garage,Kitchen,Shower
Mosaic PatternArabesqueArabesqueArabesqueArabesque
Flooring LookStone LookStone LookStone LookStone Look
Tile FinishGlossyGlossyGlossyGlossy
Application LocationFloor and WallFloor and WallFloor and WallFloor and Wall
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Specifications

Dimensions

Approximate Tile Size
10x10
Mosaic Sub Unit Length (in.)
3.06
Mosaic Sub Unit Width (in.)
2.87
Product Length (in.)
10.75
Product Thickness (mm)
6
Product Width (in.)
9.25
Suggested Grout Line Size
1/8

Details

Application Location
Floor and Wall
Break Strength (lb.)
200 lb
Color Family
White
Color/Finish
White / High Sheen
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
Edge Type
Curved
Flooring Look
Stone Look
Flooring Product Type
Mosaic Tile
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor,Outdoor
Location
Backsplash,Bathroom,Fireplace,Garage,Kitchen,Shower
Mosaic Pattern
Arabesque
Number of Tiles per Case
1
Returnable
180-Day
Style
Bohemian,Cottage,Mediterranean
Tile Features
Chemical Resistant,Frost Resistant,Radiant/Underfloor Warming Heating
Tile Finish
Glossy
Tile Format
Mosaic
Tile Material
Porcelain
Water Protection
Water Resistant

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
None

Questions & Answers

49Questions29Answers

Grout color

Asked by Andrea April 24, 2018
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Yes looks high end...absolutely fabulous

can this be used on a shower floor?

Asked by Deb February 3, 2018
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Hi Deb, Our Metro Lantern Glossy White can be used on a shower floor, but keep in mind that this does not have a high slip resistance rating and does not meet the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Guidelines for slip resistance. If there are small children or elderly adults using this shower, you might want to choose a tile that has a higher slip resistance. If this is not an area for concern, the glazed surface is chemical resistant and approved for shower floor usage. We carry a matte version of our Metro Lantern https://thd.co/2BXs0ey which might suit your needs. This mosaic does not meet ADA Guidelines for slip resistance, but the matte finish does assist in this regard. As this is a mosaic, all of the grout lines could assist with the slip resistance. If you would like to determine if this tile is right for you, we offer samples! Please be aware that samples come adhered to 4.5”x5” sample cards which offer a color and texture sample, not a look at the whole mosaic. To be able to see the whole mosaic, we recommend ordering one sheet. Please note that variation in color, shade and texture are inherent characteristics of glazed tile. The pattern, shape, dye lot (color) and size of the actual tile received may vary. Home Depot offers a 90-day return policy on all unused items returned in the full quantity they were sold (in this situation, an each). If you have any further questions, please give us a call at (800)-963-7652. Hope this helps!

Looking for matching trim or bullnose

Asked by MillerinSC March 4, 2018
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Found same brand of white bullnose in Home Depot just down the row. 4” x 1” pieces. Looks great!

We are picking this tile for kitchen backsplash and like the look of this example: https://images...

Asked by Allen September 12, 2018
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I live in an older home so I like the retro style of the lantern tile and it looks beautiful!! I funky change from traditional subway tile. We used a gray grout. Hope this is helpful.

When will this product be available to order?

Asked by Anna February 2, 2019
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Hi, Anna! Our Metro Lantern Glossy White is currently available to purchase through the Home Depot site. If you have any further questions, please give us a call at (800)-963-7652.

How many sheets for 35 sq ft?

Asked by JA July 21, 2016
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Fifty pieces are needed for 35 square foot. Each piece is .7 sq ft.

How many tiles per sheet?

Asked by Becki1209 June 10, 2016
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Good Afternoon, This product comes with 18 tiles per sheet. If you have any further questions, please reach out to our customer service team at (800)-963-7652. Hope this helps!

I have this tile in my kitchen. I love it. But the edges are not finished. Suggestions please

Asked by PatsyinCali April 17, 2017
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I used metal tile trim to trim it out.

Is this a super bright white or a dull white?

Asked by Bonnie May 9, 2017
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Hi Bonnie, Color is a matter of personal preference, so it is ultimately up to you to decide whether or not you feel as though it works for your installation. For reference, it is not as bright as a piece of regular printer paper, but is not dull either. We recommend seeing the tile for yourself prior to placing a large order. You can purchase a single tile sample directly from HomeDepot.com https://thd.co/2q28iKd, which will provide a color and texture sample, not a look at the whole mosaic. Please note that variation in color, shade and texture are inherent characteristics of glass, glazed tile and stone. The actual material received may vary from this sample. The pattern, shape, dye lot (color) and size of the actual tile received may vary. If you have any further questions, please give us a call at (800)-963-7652. Hope this helps!

What is the difference between this and the Merola Lantern Tile #FKOLB10 other than overall size?

Asked by acm5 March 11, 2014
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Good morning, The Lantern (FKOLB10) is now a discontinued product, the Metro Lantern Glossy is the replacement for that tile hence why they are so similar. You are correct in that they are different in terms of chip size (Mosaic sub length), they also differ in color as the Metro Lantern Glossy White is very bright white. Now, if you would like a sample of the Metro Lantern before making a major purchase, you can get them through our company's website at www.MerolaTile.com. Click on the division with the Home Depot logo and then, in the Model Number search box, replace the text with this model number: FDXMLGW. This should bring up the product at the bottom of the page, where you can click 'Order Sample'. You may choose up to 4 samples for the cost of shipping and handling ($14.95, more than 4 samples are $14.95/group); sample swatches are approximately 6"x6". Samples of decorative and trim tiles or tiles sold by the piece are not available. Follow the "available at" link next to the item or "where to buy" tab to purchase these items. Moreover, The Home Depot does have a "no-hassle" returns policy and accepts returns both online and at any local Home Depot location, should you decide to return the product. You are also welcome to contact our Customer Service department at 800-963-7652 with any questions you may have concerning our products. We hope you are able to find something that meets your needs! Thank you very much for your interest in our products! Hope that helps!

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This looks beautiful in our kitchen! My husband installed it and while it was a bit tedious at the end, it went up pretty smoothly. Definitely worth it!
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The perfect backsplash tile! Provided fabulous compliment to our light (carrerra gold) quartz cou...
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The perfect backsplash tile! Provided fabulous compliment to our light (carrerra gold) quartz countertops as well as a fun contrast to our honey oak (I think) cabinet coloring. Used bright white group color. Floor: MSI Cotto Grigio 12 in. x 24 in. Glazed Porcelain Floor and Wall Tile with Oyster Grey grout color. Wall: Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray
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Hi! We really appreciate the time you took to leave such a thoughtful review of our Metro Lantern Glossy White! We’re happy you had a great experience with our product and hope you are enjoying your backsplash installation!
Warning: our tile guys said this backsplash was a nightmare to work with-- tons of breaking/crumb...
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Warning: our tile guys said this backsplash was a nightmare to work with-- tons of breaking/crumbling whether by saw or snips. On the other hand, it is very sharp looking. We matched it with Luna Pearl granite and grouted with the Oyster Gray Non-Sanded from Polyblend which produced a nice greige combination. So, I recommend this product because it's a popular look as long as you don't mind higher than normal waste and some frustration.
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Response from MerolaTile Customer CareMay 22, 2019
Hi, Jim! We’re sorry for the installation issues you experienced with our Metro Lantern Glossy White. We wanted to clarify for you and future customers that we recommend removing individual chips which require cuts from the mosaic sheet, and using a wet saw with a diamond tipped blade to prevent cracks and breakage. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us.
Soooo beautiful!
Soooo beautiful!
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I had this tile shipped to my home. It was packaged nicely and there were no broken tiles. I had ...
I had this tile shipped to my home. It was packaged nicely and there were no broken tiles. I had a profressional install it and he did not run into any problems. Beautiful tile. I absolutely love it!
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I installed in my bathroom shower niche and they are perfect. These are thicker then I have seen ...
I installed in my bathroom shower niche and they are perfect. These are thicker then I have seen at other stores and really have a cool grout line. Thank you - I will purchase in the future for my next bathroom remodel.
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Installing the tile was very tedious but was so worth...
Installing the tile was very tedious but was so worth it in the end. I love the look,
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The Metro Lantern Glossy White tiles made for a striking classic design for my small bathroom in ...
The Metro Lantern Glossy White tiles made for a striking classic design for my small bathroom in an older building. I used the Metro Lantern tiles for the tub surround, and the mini lantern tiles on the floor. I also used the Merola quad tiles for the trim. Together, they pull the room together in a simple classic design. The shape and size is more elegant than the standard 4-inch square tiles. The quality and price made this an affordable choice.
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I used this tile for my kitchen backsplash. It was packaged very well. I ordered 4 boxes and none...
I used this tile for my kitchen backsplash. It was packaged very well. I ordered 4 boxes and none of the pieces were broken. I have seen similar tiles that cost twice as much. I love how it looks! It took my contractor longer to install than he anticipated, but I am pleased with how it turned out.
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Love these for crafting. And also got my order before the date said.
Love these for crafting. And also got my order before the date said.
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