Countertop | Floor | Wall
Diplomacy porcelain tile deftly delivers the quiet strength and visual beauty of quarried Belgian bluestone. Diplomacy is available in three stone look smoky hues that come alive with movement created by delicate highlights of light greys and whites.
Available Shapes and Sizes
|Target Dcof Wet||Suitable|
|Dry & Level - Interior Floor||N/A||✔|
|Wet & Level - Interior Floor||≥0.42||✔|
|Shower Floors (Residential or Light Commercial)||≥0.42|
|Exterior Floor Applications (including pool decking & other wet areas with minimal footwear)||≥0.60|
|Ramps & Inclines||≥0.65|
● A DCOF value of =0.42 is the standard for tiles specified for level interior spaces expected to be walked upon when wet, as stated in ANSI A137.1-A326.3. For more information about DCOF and the DCOF AcuTest™, visit daltile.com/DCOF.
● Manufacturer Advisory: All tile is measured by the DCOF AcuTestTM method. Tiles with DCOF values <lt/>0.42 are not recommended for use in areas with wet or slippery conditions. For more information, see ANSI standard A137.1 section 126.96.36.199.10, available at www.tileusa.com.
● Suitable for exterior applications in freezing and non-freezing climates, when proper installation methods are followed.
|Test Method||Floor Tile||Mosaic Tile|
|Water Absorption||ASTM C373||< 0.5||< 0.5|
|Breaking Strength||ASTM C648||> 300 lbs||> 1000 lbs|
|Scratch Hardness||ASTM MOHS||8||8|
|Chemical Resistance||ASTM C650||Resistant||Resistant|
|Floor Surface Wear Resistance|
|1 - Residential Bathrooms|
|2 - All Residential Areas|
|3 - All Residential / Light Commercial|
|4 - All Residential / Commercial|