Comparison

Performance & quality Comparison between Babaoli, Traditional stones, Ceramic tile, Lacquer, and Paint

Appearance

Endurance

Safety

Total price

Babaoli

Full color, realistic effect, without color difference, never fade. Optional color can be color-jumped and matched according to the required design.

15-30 years

safety, no cracking, never fall off

Materials cost: 55-180

Human cost: 55-180

Equipment cost: 5

Total cost: 83-213

Traditional stone

Natural & high-end appearance, less color optional; with color difference

20 years

heavy, thick,

Easily fall off, dangerous

Materials cost:100-800

Human cost: 200-300

Equipment cost:30

Total cost:330-1130

Ceramic tile

Baked, color and texture in one-time molding. Over time, the light-colored tiles will turn to yellow and old.

5-10 years

Easily fall off, dangerous

Materials cost:30-80

Human cost:45

Equipment cost:10-20

Total cost:105-185

Lacquer

It Can imitate the appearance of stone, but difficult to color-jump and match the requirements, also the film will turn to yellow and brittle cracking after some time.

3-5 years

Easily become brittle and cracking.

Materials cost:50-120

Human cost:40

Equipment cost:10

Total cost:100-170

Paint

Rich colors; but fails to reach the high-end appearance of stone; organic colorants will fade easily.

3-5 years

Easily become brittle and cracking.

Materials cost:20-60

Human cost:20

Equipment cost:5

Total cost:45-85