Discover the aristocratic beauty of the natural stone of Tivoli with our ideas and practical information on the layout of a bathroom travertine .
The travertine is also called "Tivoli stone", making illusion to the beautiful small town which is near Rome and which was a place of extraction of this stone in the past. Today, Italy remains a major producer of travertine stone: we can find different versions and nuances of this kind of stone from several regions of the country.
Travertine bathroom: aristocratic and pretty
Travertine is a type of beige, white or white limestone with gray, yellow and red shades. It is a material used for construction for hundreds of years. At the time of the Roman Empire, this stone was used to raise buildings that became world famous and still exist today, such as the famous Colosseum. From the beginning of the Christian period, this stone was often used to build churches.
Tivoli stone for bathroom light travertine
Like the slate bathroom, the travertine bathroom is an ideal solution for those who like the look of natural stone. Travertine is a material prized for its aesthetic qualities and is quite natural. That is why a travertine bathroom will suit those who are looking for pretty and respectable solutions for the environment. In addition, thanks to its beige or whitish color, travertine stone is a beautiful solution for the development of a bright and welcoming bathroom.
Travertine bathroom proposal La Cave by Vaselli
Another reason why travertine is chosen is that it is a very easy stone to maintain and clean: the water does not leave any marks on its surface and the same goes for soaps and for the other products that we use most often for our baths. In recent years, travertine has become a very popular stone for bathroom design and decoration. Many people are charmed by its aristocratic beauty and by the richness of nuances of this natural stone, which makes us think of Roman baths and Italian villas. Currently, this stone is used for flooring and bathroom walls, as well as for italian showers and for different decorative elements in this room.
Travertine and Bathroom Shower Idea by Pietra Di Rapolano
If you've done research on the use of travertine for a bathroom and, in particular, for flooring in this room, you may have noticed that there is a discussion about use of this stone. So, what explains the shared opinions and can we really use travertine for the installation of a bathroom in complete safety?
And why by a bathroom with mosaic travertine tiles?
In the opinion of the experts, travertine can very well be used in a bathroom provided that it follows a few simple rules known by building and interior design specialists. Indeed, the travertine being a type of porous natural stone, it must be posed and treated in a correct way. What is it about ? To be exposed to water daily and to last a long time, travertine must be "sealed". This kind of treatment will protect its surface and prevent water from entering the pores of the stone. It is also this process that will make the stone more resistant and easier to maintain.
Travertine stone, a natural choice for the Italian shower
Known for its beauty and prized since antiquity, travertine is a beautiful stone that can be used for the development of a bright and aristocratic bathroom. If you want to find more ideas about travertine bathrooms, you can take inspiration from our selection of images below.
Bright travertine bathroom idea
Photo of beautiful travertine bathroom: interior design
Travertine bathroom: cladding, basins, bathtubs and decorative objects
Travertine bathroom in modern style
Travertine bathroom with stone designer bathtub
Natural stone bathroom travertine: idea by Pietra Di Rapolano
Travertine bathroom in dark shades
Aristocratic bathroom with travertine natural stone
Beautiful bathroom made of natural travertine stone
Travertine bathroom idea with Italian stone shower
Travertine tile for bathroom fittings
Travertine stone bathroom and wood
Bathroom with light beige travertine tile
Travertine bathroom and modern designer bathtub
Idea to put travertine in a stone bathroom
Travertine natural stone and bathroom in beige
Bright travertine bathroom, design by Pietre Di Rapolano
Modern bathroom travertine design
Photos by Pietre di Rapolano