Rikett Quartz Tile offers exceptional durability, a long useful life, and an excellent cost of ownership value. This homogeneous, through-color tile contains 70% natural quartz minerals. On the Mohs Scale of Hardness, diamonds have a 10 rating, quartz is 7, and limestone (VCT), is 3. Quartz tile has a >3,000 psi and will not crack, chip, or tear like VCT, VET, or Epoxy.
Quartz flooring has a very low moisture absorption rate, which offers high stain resistance in a commercial floor. Dimensionally stable, RQT resists shrinkage which will reduce any seam gaps where infectious organisms may hide. RQT does not promote the growth of bacteria, mold, or infectious organisms. Rikett meets stringent performance requirements with exceptional fire and smoke ratings and meets or exceeds ADA slip coefficient of friction regulations. Rikett offers an outstanding product warranty which includes a 1-year product defect and a 20-year wear through warranty for commercial traffic.