Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Terrazzo and Mosaic Flooring.
Comparison and Difference between Terrazzo and Mosaic Flooring
- In terrazzo flooring the marble chips are used with pozzolana dana. Mosaic consists of small pieces of marble or pozzolana dana arranged in the different pattern with cement.
- The first one is used in verandas, courtyards, galleries etc while the second one is used in rooms, kitchen etc.
- Terrazzo provides the smoother surface than mosaic flooring.
- Terrazzo flooring can be arranged in different patterns and colours by means of marble chips. Mosaic can be arranged in different patterns and colours by using coloured cement.