When installing a small area with Calacatta 3×6″ polished subway tile you need to layout the tile prior to installation. You can use the white blanks to create a less veined whiter appearance or vice versa. Here is an example of blanks from a box.
If you remove the heavier veining or add you can end up with a look that is perfect. This is the difference with Calacatta to Carrara it takes a bit more time to create the design. It is a puzzle. The advantage of our Calacatta 3×6″ subway tile is that it costs considerably less. You can afford to buy an extra 15% and then create the look you want by discarding or adding tiles.
When Calacatta 3×6″ Subway Tile is correctly laid out and installed there is no better marble. It is one of the most sought after natural stone products in the world. It adorns some of the most exquisite buildings throughout history. You can see why. It has dramatic and captivating veining along the subtlety of a softer whiter base when compared to its Carrara cousin.