Affinity Essentials

Affinity Essentials

Soothing Neutrals.

Affinity Essentials offers sophistication and warmth with a soothing palette of ceramic colors. From clean whites to smokey grays, the spectrum of glazes will add beauty to any interior residential or commercial design. This streamlined collection of artisan tiles is traditional with simple elegance in neutral tones. With quick ship options and enhanced lead times, you are sure to find a stylish solution for your next project.

General Description
Trikeenan Affinity tile are formed from wet clay; finished, glazed and fired to 2200 degrees F. Custom tiles may be produced at other temperatures and with other processes.

Standard Specifications
Trikeenan conforms to ANSI 137.1 as Special Purpose Tile. Our tile are produced, graded and packed to our stated specifications.

How to Specify
Glazed, Affinity tile in actual size ________________ (specify actual size) and color ___________________ (specify glaze name) as manufactured by Trikeenan Company, Hornell, NY. Tile shall conform to ANSI 137.1 as Special Purpose Tile.

These tiles are typically available as Quick Ship. For purposes of specification, a typical lead time of 4-6 weeks is sufficient in most cases. Check with the factory or your local dealer for verification of  availability and delivery.

Color Variation
Most Trikeenan glaze colors vary from tile to tile, some more than others. These variations are intentional, resulting from our particular production methods and our choice of raw materials. When specifying a Trikeenan glaze, always work from a sampling of 3 or more tiles which represent the range of color you can expect on the job.

*Custom Color Policy:

Developing a custom color requires skill and vast knowledge of ceramic materials. Custom color requests will be considered based on a minimum order of 250 square feet. Trikeenan requires that a development fee of $300 be paid for custom color matching and testing - up to 3 attempts. Additionally, a 25% up charge will be applied to any product ordered that is not regularly offered in our product lines, i.e. custom developed colors or standard colors run on a custom tile body.