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2 kinds of raised floor tiles in office building

2 kinds of raised floor tiles in office building

February 8, 2021

Raised Floor Tile For Office?

Are you constructing your office? Or renovating your space? We understand that a raised floor office project is exciting but at the same time confusing! With dozens of beautiful tiles available in the market, how should you choose the right one? Also, don't forget all the specification that goes along with the selection– tile quality, safety, wear loading capacity and durability.

There is no need to waste time on the internet for raised floor design trends – HUIYA has researched for you. Our designers have shortlisted the best tiles for functional yet decorative raised floor systems. Our experience has taught us that upgrading or renovating your office takes time and effort (as with any raised floor project). Thus, it is essential to get it right from the beginning.

Things To Consider For Tile Selection

Don’t you want your raised floor to keep looking good for years to come? If yes, you must choose the right tile for your building — but how would you know which tile will hold up the best? There are 5 considerations you should specifically look for before installing tile on commercial raised flooring.

  1. Durability and strength – Can floor tiles stand up against heavy foot traffic?
  2. Safety – Does raised floor tiles adhere to safety standards?
  3. Design – Does tile match the style and décor of the room?
  4. Size – Choose the tile size based on the room's looks.
  5. Maintenance – Is floor tile easy to clean, especially in a commercial place?

Most Popular Raised Floor Carpet Tiles

Now that you know what you should be looking for when selecting a raised floor tile, it’s time to look at the most popular options for eye-catching flooring design.  So without any further ado, let’s explore the benefits and uses of each type of tile.

Carpet tiles  - When we think of carpet tiles, “wow” isn’t the first word that comes instantly to mind. But these days, carpet tiles are very much on trend for interesting décor possibilities - has the benefits of being easy to install and easy to maintain. High quality carpet tiles offer enormous practical advantages. The way you deploy it in your raised floor design enlivens the look, feel, and the aura of a space. The colors and patterns of carpet tiles convey a strong message about your brand.

raised floor carpet
raised floor carpet

Top 5 advantages of carpet tiles are:

  1. Easy to install – highly recommended for self-install/DIY projects
  2. Available in numerous colorful ranges and creative formats
  3. Carpet tiles are pocket friendly and less expensive than other tiling options
  4. It's easy to maintain & easy to replace
  5. Highly durable, and more resilient to water or moisture

You’ll surely appreciate the carpet tiles because they are intriguing and enable you to express your personal style and creativity.

SPC  Tiles on Raised Floor Systems     

SPC (stone plastic composite) is the rising modern trend in office design, and numerous entrepreneurs are choosing it for a stylish & unique look. The features that make SPC tiles stand out is that it is 100% waterproof. Many think of SPC as a dependable upgrade of WPC flooring because SPC flooring tile has a high density and much more stable, just like an advanced architectural material.

Generally, tiles with robust mechanical specifications do not engage in appearance. But SPC flooring can be designed to look like a solid hardwood flooring tile, and even natural stone, which is something rare to find.

raised floor SPC tiles
raised floor SPC tiles

Top 5 advantages of SPC tiles are:

  1. SPC tiles have good anti-skid performance
  2. ECO friendly – SPC is subject to IS0:9000
  3. Ultra-Light, Durable and Ultra-Thin
  4. Outstanding wear resistance
  5. High elasticity and strong impact resistance

Confused b/w SPC and carpet tiles? Let HUIYA help you!

Ever since the demand for eye-catching raised floor gained traction, Carpet vs. SPC flooring discussion was mixed. Before luxury SPC tiles caught on in popularity, carpet tiles were considered the finest choice for commercial spaces. Nowadays, both are transcending the need for luxury flooring in modern offices, especially in corporate areas, healthcare, and the hospitality industry.

huiya raised access floor
huiya raised access floor

HUIYA, with decades of experience, is a preferred raised flooring contractor in London, USA, Europe and China. We have supplied and installed best -in class tiles into hundreds of buildings and commercial offices. Our work is a pure reflection of our experience, and we understand what matters to you.

There are several reasons to choose HUIYA, but we are most trusted by a wide range of different flooring types. Our long-standing relationship with carefully chosen suppliers ensures that all our clients receive high-quality products that will last for years.

The raised floor system can be outfitted with Carpets, HPL, Vinyl, Hardwood and Engineered wood flooring tiles. You’ll be surprised to see the beautiful range of colors and finishes. From solid tiles to natural stones, you can decide on various attractive looks and styles.

If you are looking for something specific, do not hesitate to call us.