Floor tiles are common these days among houses in Nigeria. Although, we’ve talked about the importance of doors to a building, likewise the importance of cement in the construction industry in our previous write-ups.
We provide the latest prices of various types of floor tiles in Nigeria and also the importance of having a good-looking floor to your building. This write-up is definitely going to unveil some of the best materials you should use while flooring your house.
It is believed by many people that the floor of a building isn’t as important as its wall or even the furniture in it which is far from true.
As much as the wall of your house and the furniture are first set of things that will be noticed by your visitors, the appearance of your floor also speaks volume about your taste for fashion. It also reveals some cogent information about you and your lifestyle.
This is why it is good you pay much attention to the appearance of your floor and endure to make it look nice and eye-catching to any kind of visitor at all time.
One of the best ways to beautify the floor of your building is by applying tiles to it.
Floor tiles doesn’t just add beauty to your home, it equally makes it looks welcoming, mature and attractive to anyone who pays you a visit.
There are different types of floors, however, tiling your floor is the best and the most advanced one.
Offices, malls, plazas, churches, Hotels and many other places also make use of floor tiles to add more beauty and class to their floor.
Factors To Consider Before Buying Floor Tiles
Just as said earlier, tiling your floor is a very good thing to do as it adds more class and beauty to your house. However, there are some certain factors you must consider before buying floor tiles. These factors include :
- Your Financial Worth
To some people, floor tiles prices are not expensive, while to others, it is very expensive. This is why you should consider your financial worth and know whether you have the required capacity to apply this type of tiles in your house.
- The Type of Tiles That Fit your Building/Room
It’s one thing to tile your floor, it’s another thing to make the tiles look good and neat. Therefore, it is important you take your time to study the colour, structure, and the type of floor tiles you’re going for.
Aside knowing floor tile prices, you must know the type of tiles you want to install into each room of your building before you make any decision.
For example, shining and radiant floor tiles are good for sitting room, so, you can’t go for a dull or dim-looking tiles.
- Your Design and Its Availability in the Market
While choosing the structure and type of floor tiles you want for your building, you must also consider how easy can you find it in the market.
In Nigeria, the ceramic type of floor tiles are mostly seen in the market, so, it might be very challenging and difficult to get other types in large quantities.
It is equally important to let you know that the higher the scarcity, the higher the price. So you have to go for the one that can easily be seen and the ones that won’t make you spend beyond your budget.
Current Prices of Floor Tiles in Nigeria
There are two major types of floor tiles in Nigeria which are : The ones made with ceramic and the ones made with stones.
Meanwhile, the ones made with ceramic are the most notable and surplus floor tiles in the country.
They are made of different sizes and structures, all you need do is to choose the size and designs that suit your purpose and taste.
You might be wondering how costly is a square block of floor tiles? Don’t worry too much, just scroll down the page and see a very comprehensive price list of floor tiles in Nigeria’s building market:
Vitrified Tiles Prices in Nigeria
- 30×30 pack === N1,000 – N1,500
- 40×40 pack === N1,200 – N1,500
- 30×60 pack === N1, 450 – N1, 600
Ceramic Tiles Prices in Nigeria
- 30 × 30 pack === N1,200 – N1,500
- 40 x 40 pack === N1, 400 – N1, 750
Prices of Unpolished Porcelain in Nigeria
- 40 x 40 pack === N2, 500 – N3, 000
- 30 x 60 pack === N3, 500 – N4, 000
Prices of Polished Porcelain Tiles in Nigeria
- 30 x 30 Pack === N2, 500 – N2, 750
- 40 x 40 Pack === N2, 700 – N3, 000
Prices of Granite Tiles in Nigeria
- 30 x 30 Pack === N5, 250 – N5, 500
- 40 x 40 Pack === N6, 500 – N6, 750
- 30 x 60 Pack === N5, 500 – N6, 000
- 60 x 60 Pack === N7, 900 – N8, 000
Just as we always say in our past posts, there might be a slight difference in the prices we listed here and the price you are told to pay by retailers /sellers.
This is because retailers are very much likely to add to some amount of money on their goods in order to record impressive profit at the end.
Other reasons for slight change in price include state of Nigeria’s economy, different locations and different currency rate that’s if you’re buying in other currency different from Naira.
You must also know that floor tiles prices in the country are dynamic and maintaining them when fixed in your home helps it last a very long time.
Finally, you must engage in daily cleaning of the tiles so as to help it maintain its attractive look for a very long time.