Gone are the days when tiles were restricted to kitchens and bathrooms. These days, tiles are become the silent heroes of our home décor, finding place in living rooms, bedrooms and in fact being used for flooring throughout the home.
Wall tiles too have become a trending décor variant, being used to create highlight walls behind bar counters, televisions, passages and more.
The creativity that tiles offer thanks to the newest digital printing technology is unmatched. You think it and you can have it printed on the tile.
Stone look tiles, marble look tiles, wood look tiles, metallic tiles – the variety is mind boggling! There is so much choice that making your pick is a tad bit difficult.
But we’re here to help you out. Check out the top tile companies in India and choose based on your requirements.
Did you know???
India ranks in the top 3 list of countries in terms of tile production in the world!
Morbi, a small city in Gujarat is where 70 per cent of ceramic tiles in India are made!
1. Kajaria Tiles
Even if you haven’t put your feet on these, there are meager chances of you not having heard of this name.
Kajaria tiles remain the undisputed leaders in tiles manufacturing in India. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is the brand ambassador for Kajaria Tiles.
The brand has received international acclaim with its certification of – “The most certified ceramic tile company in the world.”
Headquartered in Hyderabad, the reach of the brand is across the length and breadth of the country and is available in close to 30 countries worldwide and all of this just in a span of three decades!
The range they offer include ceramic wall and floor tiles and polished/glazed vitrified tiles for floor, ceiling, outdoor, bedroom, living room, kitchen and bathroom.
The company has five manufacturing plants in India – Uttar Pradesh, Gailpur, Malootana, Morbi and Vijaywada.
2. Nitco Limited
Nitco Limited manufactures premium tiles for its discerning clientele. Headquartered in Mumbai, the company has been in existence since close to 65 years now.
The range they offer include tiles for floor and walls in marble, ceramic, glazed vitrified, vitrified DCH, vitrified heavy duty and vitrified SST, HD digital, engineered marble and mosaic signature collection.
The company exports 20 per cent of its production to 24 countries across the globe – from United States to Canada to Europe, Africa and the UAE.
3. Johnson Tiles
A brand by Prism Cement Limited, Johnson Tiles has earned itself a strong patronage in the market for tiles in India.
With more than 25 showrooms across the country, H&R Johnson (India) has been the pioneer when it comes to ceramic tiles in the country.
Headquartered in Mumbai, their range includes – ceramic floor and wall tile, ceramic floor and wall tile, vitrified wall and floor tile and glazed vitrified tiles.
4. RAK Ceramics India
A part of RAK Ceramics UAE that happens to the world’s largest ceramics manufacturers, RAK Ceramics India has its manufacturing unit set up in Andhra Pradesh.
The unit produces 30,000 sq.mt. of vitrified tiles per day. You are sure to be spoilt for choice with more than 5000 options to choose from – from colours to styles, shades and texture. Their range includes – vitrified tiles, ceramic tiles and floor tiles.
5. Hindware Homes Limited (HSIL)
Moving towards offering a complete home designing solution under one roof with their range of kitchen appliances, bathroom fixtures, furniture etc., HSIL has also launched an impressive range of furniture besides occupying a leading name in the manufacturing of tiles.
The parent company of Hindware Homes Limited, i.e. HSIL is the first Company in India to manufacture Vitreous China Sanitary-ware products in India.
With their headquarters in Delhi, the options they offer include – glazed vitrified tiles, exterior vitrified tiles, soluble salt vitrified tiles, multi-charge vitrified tiles and wall tiles – HD Digital.
6. Orient Bell
A relatively young brand, Orient Bell Limited, headquartered in New Delhi has earned a niche for itself with its range of ceramic tiles.
They have plush showrooms in GK 2 in New Delhi, Faridabad, Chandigarh and Kolkata.
Their range includes – ceramic floor tiles, ceramic wall tiles, vitrified floor tiles, vitrified wall tiles, ultra vitrified tiles, digital tiles and kitchen tiles.
With specialty tiles for different applications, Orient Bell has the maximum number of patents for four varieties of tiles from its collection.
With 500 retail outlets and 20 branch offices, Varmora Tiles has a strong presence not only in Indiabut also in another 70 countries. Some of the key countries they export to include – Ethiopia, Iraq, Kuwait, Mauritius, South Africa, Taiwan, UAE and USA.
Headquartered in Mumbai, they offer wall tiles and floor tiles in glossy, matt, metallic, sugar finish, rustic and high gloss.
8. Cera Sanitaryware Limited
Headquartered in Gujarat, Cera Sanitaryware Limited has an exhaustive portfolio of premium tiles.
All of their floor tiles are sold under the brand names of – Refinito, Elegante, Eterno, Ruvido, Fiore and Lucido.
The range they offer include – digital tiles, floor tiles, twin charge floor tiles, digital glazed vitrified tiles, double charged vitrified tiles, vitrified tiles with nano technology, digital porcelain floor tiles, anti-skid floor tiles, HD digital floor tiles and parking floor tiles.
9. Sonata Ceramics
A ISO 9001 – 2008 certified tiles company with production units Pan India, the company is headquartered in Gujarat.
With a production capacity of 18000 sq.mts of vitrified tiles every single day, the brand used advanced Italian-Chinese combined manufacturing technology that are energy efficient thus environmentally friendly!
The range they offer include porcelain tiles, Teflon technology tiles, digital tiles and vitrified tiles.
10. Somany Ceramics Limited
Not just in India, Somany Ceramics has been beautifying homes in Africa, South Africa, The Middle East, Russia and United Kingdom as well.
With nine manufacturing plants spread across the country, they produce tiles which come with 100 per cent imported Italian technology.
The tiles have an influence of Italian and Spanish designs. The company has close to 250 state of the art showrooms across India.
If you are planning your home interiors, we strongly suggest you access the websites of the above mentioned brands to have a quick look at the collection they have to offer.
Most of them have their showrooms or are present through their dealer showrooms as well.
The tiles you choose after all shall set the stepping stone to your home interiors and you really wouldn’t want to compromise here, right?