Is ceramic tile a durable option for installing around a toilet flange? Is ceramic tile a durable option for installing around a toilet flange?
For durability, you can't beat ceramic tile around your toilet flange. This tile not only resists penetration of moisture, but if it is laid carefully to avoid cracking, it is one of the most durable of floor coverings. But it will also require proper installation.
To maintain its durability, ceramic tile will require little maintenance or application of sealers. However, it can only resist moisture penetration and cracking if it is installed correctly. This means the careful application of a waterproof mortar and ensuring that the tile lies flat on the floor around the toilet flange.