A composite material, terrazzo consists of chips of marble, quartz, granite, glass, and other materials. Terrazzo means terrace in Italian, a reference to the tiles’ original usage for terraces. Art historians believe that Venetian construction workers originally created terrazzo tiles by using the remains of marble for their own homes. Today, terrazzo remains a popular choice that has been updated with modern technological advancements. One of its most popular uses is the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Colored epoxy terrazzo tile is particularly sought after due to its traditional beauty, durability, and low cost. Unlike tile, it does not crack. Additionally, unlike linoleum, it does not lose its shine. It's resistant to most chemical stains. Terrazzo gives designers the freedom to create eye-catching colors and amazing patterns. With epoxy terrazzo, you have the freedom to customize your design to the exact color-aggregate combination you desire.