Pros: Holds up to just about anything
Cons: Limited options for colors and sizes
Cost: $3-$5 per square foot
Suggested uses: Indoor-outdoor, entries, kitchens and baths
Quarry tile is a high-fire, ceramic tile that's always unglazed. It's different from the glazed tile you're used to seeing because it's extruded rather than cast from a mold. Extruding clay to make tile is similar in a lot of ways to squeezing icing from a pastry bag.