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Summer Blockbusters: New AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Lights, camera, action! Just like movies released this time of year hope to be the blockbuster hit of the summer, Architectural Ceramics recently launched a few new tile collections that we hope will be a hit among clients like you.

Warmer Weather Brings New Ceramic Tile Trends

Tile of Spain USA

The arrival of warm weather brings changes in decorative preferences – both indoor and outdoor. Functionality is sought after for materials that are sun and water-resistant, as well aesthetic offerings such as light colors that highlight the brightness and vitality of the season. Ceramic manufacturers offer suitable pieces for the most popular spaces during the hottest months.

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Summer Blockbusters: New AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Lights, camera, action! Just like movies released this time of year hope to be the blockbuster hit of the summer, Architectural Ceramics recently launched a few new tile collections that we hope will be a hit among clients like you.

Tile of Spain Quick Ship Collection Expands for the 2018 Year to Include 61 Spanish Tile Companies

Tile of Spain USA

Miami, FL June 2018 – Tile of Spain, the international brand representing over 120 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), announces new additions to the Tile of Spain Quick Ship Collection.

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July Featured Tiles: Priory Patterned & Calacatta Marble Effect

The London Tile Co.

Between the glorious weather, various sporting events on the TV and the lure of BBQ’s & pub gardens, we’re pretty sure you’re not thinking about new tiles right now. But this could be the perfect time to think about giving your kitchen or bathroom a makeover. Just think – you could return from holiday to a bright new bathroom, or make the most of the sunshine and cook alfresco while your new kitchen tiles are being installed.

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20 of the Coolest Outdoor Fireplaces

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A fireplace usually conjures up images of sitting on the hearth indoors, sipping a warm drink. However, thanks to modern ingenuity, outdoor fireplaces are just as popular as their indoor counterparts.

Current Tile Trends

United Tile's Blog

It’s no secret that tile is starting to take center stage in design. If you look at Houzz, Pinterest, and Instagram, you know what we’re talking about! From decorative patterns to interesting shapes and textures, tile is being used to make a statement of art and beauty rather than pure function.

Stylish Kitchen Countertop Ideas That Are Here To Stay

Trendir Magazine

A countertop in a kitchen tends to be like a statement necklace for an outfit- it completes the look in a stylish yet subtle manner.

Slab Sophistication

Diary of a Tile Addict

Edge mix from Play range by ABK. From 24th to 28th September, visitors to the ABK space at Cersaie will have a chance to view the company?’s ’s many new products combining the benefits of ceramic surfaces with the requirements of contemporary design.

Why are Homeowners Choosing Porcelain Wood Look Tile?

Conestoga Tile Blog

Porcelain wood look tile like Mediterranea’s Boardwalk collection (above) are execellent flooring options style and durability are required. Hardwood floors have become a staple in homes across the country. With their alluring beauty and timeless nature, it is hard not to love them.

Here Are 6 Surprising Home Improvements That Will Get You the Most Bang for Your Buck When You Sell

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Zillow, the website that values home properties according to local area sales, just released a report on how to add value before selling your home.

SeaCon Event

United Tile's Blog

We recently shared an evening with local designers in our Seattle showroom celebrating the latest product launches from this year’s Neocon expo!

Nautical Ideas For Summer Inspired Homes

Trendir Magazine

Nautical décor is always a top favorite for many due to its easy-breezy yet charming aesthetics even during the cooler months. However, if you really want to embrace a nautical theme the best way to do so is to incorporate it into your decorative style during the summer months.

Doha Diapason

Diary of a Tile Addict

The Mondrian Doha by SWA featuring tiles by FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti. The Mondrian Doha, a 24-storey skyscraper containing apartments and a luxury hotel with 270 rooms and suites, has opened its doors.

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GIO Looks At What’s Trending in Wall Tile for Commercial Interiors


Bold wall treatments are a growing trend for commercial interiors, and for good reason. Walls offer an ample background for decorative elements that can make a statement and instantly change the vibe of a space.

Which Architectural Style Is Right for You?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Planning to build a home may leave you equal parts excited and overwhelmed. Building means making hundreds of choices on the way to your move-in date. The first, of course, is the type of home you’ll build.

Cement Tile: Not Just for the Floor Anymore!

Cement Style

We at Villa Lagoon Tile are all aflutter about the current issue of HGTV Magazine. In this July/August 2018 edition, you will be sure to spot the hippest little mid-century pad that just so happens to rock our cement tile!

Natural Stone Institute Awards: Deadline This Week

Stone Update

Pinnacle Awards, other honors need nominations by Friday. Featured Association Beat News

Toni Cumella: Ceramic Visionary

Diary of a Tile Addict

Toni Cumella at work in his studio. There is no particular reason why I am dedicating today’s post to Toni Cumella. This is not an obituary, nor has one of his many stunning projects just opened.

Cement vs Porcelain: Which is Better for Your Commercial Tile Projects?


If you love interior design, your Instagram feed is likely filled with images of beautiful spaces, many of which show tile in use.

No Passport Required: 4 Global Etsy Trends for Your Home and How to Rock Them

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Travel is something we do to get away from it all, but it looks like the buyers at Etsy want to bring that travel-adventure vibe into their home.

Introducing Waterworks Cabinetry

The Perfect Bath

I know that many of you anticipate our Waterworks catalogs, and we are extraordinarily proud of our newest one featuring Waterworks cabinetry. A bit of a look back: We have, for 40 years, sold kitchen sinks and faucets, kitchen tile and other surfaces. However, just four years ago, we added other categories to complete the kitchen experience. This included an expanded assortment of hardware and lighting, plus more sinks and even more kitchen faucets.

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Rubble Tile Presents Ragno’s Patina & Upcoming Events

Rubble Tile

It’s often said that true art is incomprehensible, beyond classification, and that the greatest works are open to interpretation and yet commonly revered all the same. With its unique make, Patina is a truly singular collection of tiles from Ragno that defies category, making it.

Dawning Diversification

Diary of a Tile Addict

Hyper Dec Street from the Wide range by Flaviker. This is the time of year when tile manufacturers start to inform Tile Addict of their plans for Cersaie 2018.

Will New Tariffs Affect Fabricators?

Stone Update

No duties sought on materials yet, but Trump administration’s list of Chinese goods have stone connections. Featured Latest News

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Summer Dreaming: Tour Shakira’s Miami Beach Estate for Sale

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Shakira, famous for her songs “Hips Don’t Lie” and “Chantaje,” is selling her six-bedroom Miami Beach home for $11.648 million. Touches of her Middle Eastern heritage, like a hookah lounge, add bohemian chic to the minimalist contemporary style of the home.

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10 Top Tips for Better Bathrooms

JG Kitchens

Gold Notes ‘ 10th Anniversary celebration continues with a 10 Top Tips for Better Bathrooms board on Pinterest. Add style and luxury to your home with these suggestions. Resin blend material creates a stylish, durable, low maintenance vanity. Photo Courtesy: Acquabella ).

Rubble Tile Presents Ragno’s Mt. Royale & Upcoming Events

Rubble Tile

When it comes to replicating the aesthetic of the great outdoors and bringing it to your tiling projects, Ragno cannot be beat. This time around they’re at it again with their new Mt. Royale collection, a series inspired by the beauty of wood. Commercial Events Inspiration New Product affordable tile minneapolis bathroom Bathroom tile commercial design European Tile floor tile large format modern porcelain tile minneapolis porcelain wall tile residential restaurant Tile Minneapolis

Displays of Diversity

Diary of a Tile Addict

Shades Dawn Blot hexagons by Ceramiche Piemme. As Tile Addict continues to evaluate advance notices of forthcoming Cersaie product launches, it is becoming apparent that this year’s Bologna exhibition will be one of the most diverse and interesting for many years.

Impressive Home Offices That Make You Want To Be More Productive

Trendir Magazine

Home offices have recently become extremely popular due to more people wanting a space where they can become creative and create new ideas.

Check out Oprah’s New Orcas Island Getaway

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Variety has done some super sleuthing to discover that Oprah Winfrey just spent $8.275 million on a private estate on Orcas Island, Washington. Orcas Island is between Seattle and Vancouver in the San Juan Islands archipelago.

10 Top Tips for Healthier Kitchen Add-ons – Anniversary Post

JG Kitchens

Here’s the second of my 10th Anniversary celebration, and one of my favorite topics. Here are some simple ways to enhance your kitchen for healthier meal prep, without remodeling it. Last week, we looked at 10 Top Tips for Outdoor Living.

Professional Tips for Restoring Furniture After a Flood

Kitchen and Residential Design

Floods can be one of the most unpredictable natural disasters out there, taking over your home and everything in it, sometimes without the slightest warning.

Housing Harley Davidson

Diary of a Tile Addict

The new Harley-Davidson showroom in Manchester, England.