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Mesh Mounted Square - Blue

Mozaik Square Mesh

Item# 85102
$22.68
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All pricing is per mesh.
All pricing is per mesh.
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You may order samples online. Sample must be purchased and shipping charges apply. Please keep in mind sample tiles may vary in color from future orders due to the handmade process.


Mozaik Mesh are NOT frost resistant, they should not be used on outdoor installations with potential freezing temperatures.


PLEASE CONSIDER: Slight to moderate variations are expected for all ceramic Meshes. Size, color and design are all likely to vary from piece to piece due to the handmade process. Tile size may vary up to 1/4 in.


Shades of color are seen differently on computer monitors and therefore requesting a sample before making a final selection or purchase is recommended. Lot variation in size and color may be present from shipment to shipment. There is no guarantee that tiles ordered as add-ons will match those from the original orders.



Our Terra Nova tile collection as its name implies “New Earth” is a new and improved line of handcrafted tile now available exclusively at Tierra y Fuego. It all began with changing and improving the basic composition of the clay, glaze, and firing, which are the basic elements of ceramic tile, and are traceable to their structure and composition.  The Terra Nova tile can be used in a wider range of uses, compared to Talavera tile, fulfilling technical needs for applications of greater stress, and at the same time satisfying the taste and aesthetic requirements of our customers.


Compared to our Traditional Talavera tiles, Terra Nova Collection have greater hardness and mechanical strength, due in part to new mixtures of various raw materials that can be fired at higher temperatures. The proper mixture of raw materials is important because it provides the plasticity and rigidity needed for the tiles to be handled and moved without falling apart.  Another important improvement has been in the formulation of glazes. The glaze is the thin layer of glossy material on the body of the tile or (bisque), which provides aesthetic and technical properties, such as color, design, impermeability and hardness. Finally, firing of the tiles at higher temperatures produces a tile with stronger body, better resistance to stains and lower porosity.


Terra Nova Tiles are made using the Maiolica ceramic technique, by applying a tin-glaze layer on a terracotta tile, then the tile is decorated over the glazed surface with other color glazes, and lastly it is fired in a kiln until it reaches the desired finish.  The name Maiolica is thought to come from the medieval Italian word for Majorca, an island in the Mediterranean on the route followed by ships bringing Hispano-Moresque wares from Valencia to Italy. Moorish potters from Majorca are reputed to have worked in Sicily and it has been suggested that their wares reached the Italian mainland from Caltagirone, a town in the island of Sicily.


Mesh Mounted Square - Blue

Specifications Description

Recommended Use

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All interiors of residential and commercial wall applications.

Outdoor use in areas where freezing temperatures are not common. Tiles are not frost proof.

Moist areas where tiles are not submerged in water.

Tiles and grout must be sealed with a penetrating sealer that will form an invisible barrier resistant to moisture and stains.

Recommended Rooms

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Outdoor use is subject to climate conditions and method of installation.

Not recommended on outdoor installations with potential freezing temperatures.

Specifications
Texture: Smooth
Finish: Gloss
Body: Red Bisque
Thickness: 1/4 in.
Variation: V3 - Moderate Variation
Crazing: C1 - Light 
Grout: Sanded grout if joint is greater than 1/4 in. or
Non-sanded grout if joint is less than 1/4 in.
Sealer: Use penetrating sealer


For a comparison of variation and crazing degrees refer to Variation and Crazing Details

Meshes per Square foot
SIZE (in.) NUMBER OF MESHES
12x12 1 mesh

• Each mesh includes 64 tiles.

• Mesh: 12x12 in. Individual piece: 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.

• Industry standard recommends adding on 5-10% additional tile to account for waste, special cuts, or other unforeseen problems. It is recommended to revise measurements and tile quantities with an expert installer.

Care and Considerations• Clean with mild cleanser and damp cloth, do not use abrasive cleaners.

• Some glazes such as matte colors are acid sensitive. Do not use cleaners with an acid base since these may cause discoloration.
Installation For Installation Recommendations refer to our Installation Guide

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