Earth Slate 12x12 or 16x16 Gauged is a type of material that is derived from compressed volcanic ash and minerals. Its earthly components provide this gauged slate a different type of aura since it comes in the shade of grey, brown, and cream. It has a unique texture since it is available in matte but smooth surface. Advantages: Earth Slate 12x12 or 16x16 Gauged is a durable material that can withstand through the test of time. It can be installed easily and its maintenance does not need ultra expensive materials. It is available in several designs, thickness, and color. Best Used For: Earth Slate 12x12 or 16x16 Gauged provides a warmer feel to any space in your home. It is a multipurpose piece that can be used for indoor and outdoor purposes. It can be great for floors, walls, and countertops.