Saltillo tiles are popular throughout Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra Beach, and St. Augustine homes for several reasons. The large terra cotta tiles have a timeless aesthetic, having been used in beautiful homes for centuries. They’re made of soft, unprocessed clay and are highly porous, which makes them comfortable to walk on, and gives them a cool feel in hot weather and warmth in winter. However, it’s this very soft and extremely porous nature that can make them tricky to maintain. Here are our tips for keeping Saltillo flooring clean and in great shape!