Porcelain is the UK's latest phenomenon ,where paving & tiling is concerned. Offering an ultra-modern touch, this man made material can be used for a large variety of applications including bathroom tiling, kitchen floor tiling, outdoor paving, treads for steps, kitchen surfaces and many more. Porcelain is thought to have been first used in 206 AD century by the Chinese to make vases & plates, a more specifically used term being 'China'. Many of these pieces are still intact to this day, which gives a good indication of it's hardwearing qualities as a building material. Astoria Stone stocks a large selection of Porcelain tiles & Paving for multiple applications. Like their suits and fast cars, the Italians have mastered the art of Porcelain design and manufacturing. Astoria Stone has relationships with various Porcelain factories across Italy, allowing direct access for all our British private & commercial clients.