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Old 06-07-2011, 10:49 AM   #1
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Travertine vs ceramic


Hi,

I am planning to buy and install a corner soap and shampoo shelf for my bathroom remodeling project. I have material choice: travertine or ceramic. A shelf made from travertine looks much better, but my concern is how travertine resists water and moisture overtime.


I would greatly appreciate any opinion, suggestion, experience.

Thanks.

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Hi,

I am planning to buy and install a corner soap and shampoo shelf for my bathroom remodeling project. I have material choice: travertine or ceramic. A shelf made from travertine looks much better, but my concern is how travertine resists water and moisture overtime.


I would greatly appreciate any opinion, suggestion, experience.

Thanks.
The travertine will need to be sealed a few times each year.
The ceramic requires nothing.

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Old 06-07-2011, 02:23 PM   #3
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Ron,

Thanks a lot for your answer. This is exactly that I wanted to know.
I'll go with ceramic.

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