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Upcoming Trends in Ceramics

Tile of Spain USA

The process of creating a home is complex and intimate. Designers (or homeowners) must be able to find functional solutions for everyday needs while keeping the personal touch of those who will live in the home. Geotiles (Pamesa Group) Tokio (35X35”).

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Create The Perfect Patio With Porcelain Garden Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Living in the UK often means events cancelled or contingency plans put in place due to the weather, so when we do get some sunshine (or even just a break from the rain) we all know how important it is to make the most of it.

Design Trends: The 2019 PANTONE Color of the Year

Architectural Ceramics

Remember Rose Quartz? That was so 2016. Really. In 2016, PANTONE’s Color of the Year was Rose Quartz 13-1520. Three years later, we’ve come full circle with another pink hue, but now in a much more lively option: Living Coral.

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Sexy Home Design Styles Make a Comeback

JG Kitchens

I recently returned from the massive Design & Construction Week expo in Las Vegas. DCW combines the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show with the International Builders Show , both large events by themselves, tremendous together, as many feet will attest!

Trending in Tile for 2019

As The Tile Turns

With the new year comes new opportunities for making your space pop. The latest tile innovations could play perfectly into your most daring design goals for 2019. Tasteful, yet edgy, this year's trends offer stunning artistry without feeling excessive.

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COVERINGS ANNOUNCES CHARITABLE INITIATIVES AT THE 2019 SHOW

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

(ARLINGTON, VA—March 18, 2019) Coverings ( coverings.com ), the largest international tile & stone exhibition and conference in North America, will give back to the local community through a range of charitable initiatives at this year’s show in Orlando, Florida from April 9-12. Continuing its tradition of supporting the host city, Coverings will partner with both Clean the World and the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando.

Great Little Tiles

Tile of Spain USA

In architecture, the incorporation of subtle details can make all the difference. Small touches and material choices can change the impact of design to create a truly unique project.

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Pantone Makes a Splash with Living Coral: How to Incorporate the Vibrant Color

As The Tile Turns

Every year, Pantone spurs worldwide design trends by highlighting a hue that reflects the stylistic mood of the times. The color authority draws on themes seen in the latest artwork, music, and technology to ensure that its selected shade evokes the essence of the year it represents.

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How to Use the 2019 Colors of the Year with Tile

United Tile's Blog

Color abounds! Even with countless colors at our disposal, we need to remind ourselves of that sometimes. It’s easy to get caught up in the comfort and familiarity of creams, whites, beiges and greys. But the promise of color – and the challenge of color! – is always there.

Tile of Spain Announces Schedule of Events for Coverings 2019

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain , the international brand representing over 100 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER), announces its schedule for Coverings 2019.

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Porcelain Paving Pros and Cons

The London Tile Co.

At The London Tile Co. we know that there are many benefits to using tiles in your kitchen or bathroom, but what about outside?

Prefab Homes: Pros and Cons

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The tiny house movement has had a positive effect on another type of residence: prefabricated homes. As millennials and empty nesters alike look for smaller scale, more affordable housing, prefab homes are getting their time in the sun.

Exterior Engineering and Enigma Variations

Diary of a Tile Addict

Installation at Enigma, Barcelona by Neolith. This year’s Natural Stone Show will be joined at ExCeL, London, by a new sister show: Hard Surfaces.

Geometric Walls That Bring Fun Into Any Room

Trendir Magazine

If your home is in need of a pick me up, it is time to take a look at your walls as the perfect place to make a daring statement- that is where a geometric pattern comes into play. The geometric pattern works well due to how cool and invigorating it is without the need of additional décor.

Top Tiles on Display for the Spring Parade of Homes

Rubble Tile

Minnesota weather notwithstanding, Spring really is just around the corner, and what better way to experience the renewal of that season than the Parade of Homes! Introduced to Minnesota by BATC-Housing First in 1949, the tour event showcases new homes and amazing remodeling ideas for.

March Featured Tiles: Pharaoh Stone & Sidewalk Cement Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

If there was ever a month that highlighted how up-and-down English weather can be, February 2019 was definitely it. We started the month with heavy snowfall and ended with a mini t-shirt weather heatwave!

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New Home Curb Appeal: 6 Design Elements to Consider

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There’s just something about that new home smell. Unfortunately, that new home look isn’t always as pleasant. Production and custom homes alike can suffer from a lack of curb appeal thanks to bare bones landscaping and a lack of personality.

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Cool Cobogós

Diary of a Tile Addict

The 17th Expo Revestir – South America’s largest and most influential exhibition of ceramic tiles, surface solutions, and bathroom design – will take place from 12th to 15th March 2019 at Transamérica Expo Center, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Home Bar Decorating Ideas That Are One Of A Kind

Trendir Magazine

Having a home bar is not only a great idea, but it’s a fun one as well. Particularly if you are looking to entertain guests on a regular basis. Whether you want to bring the spotlight to your home bar, or you simply want to upgrade it, we have put together a guide.

Always on Trend: Black and White Cement Tile ??

Cement Style

Timeless doesn’t equal boring! There will always be room for black and white in the world of interior design, especially when it comes in the form of Villa Lagoon Tile’s handcrafted cement tile.

Importers Oppose Quartz-Tariff Expansion

Stone Update

Arizona Tile, Bedrosians, MSI, Piedrafina object to Cambria “glass quartz” request. Featured Latest News

Mountain Modern Architecture: 7 Ways to Define the Trend

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Once upon a time, building a home in the mountains meant something along the lines of bear rugs and deer heads. Sure, it was fine for a weekend getaway, but rustic homes didn’t always feel livable. The knickknacks and kitschy design can easily turn a mountain home into a caricature of itself.

Bringing the outside in

Diary of a Tile Addict

Luxury interior brand Charlotte Jade , founded in 2015 by artist Charlotte O’Rilley, has recently added ceramic tiles to their product range. The company focuses on hand-drawn images of flora and fauna, attempting to reconnect consumers with the beauty of the natural world.

Bathroom Shelving Ideas That Are Just As Charming

Trendir Magazine

With so many different items needing to go in the bathroom space, it makes sense for you to have an abundance of shelves in the room. Even though many of us would prefer to have a large display of shelves the fact is, not many bathrooms come with them already installed.

Live with Love – A New Pinterest Board

JG Kitchens

Design should be beautiful and functional. It should also be personal. In this latest Live With Love Pinterest Board , I share some of the personal items I have displayed in “Chez J,” my San Diego townhouse.

Labradorite Bianca: Stone of the Year

Stone Update

Natural Stone Institute picks Madagascar granite for 2019. Featured Association Beat News

Garden State Tile mentioned on This Old House

Garden State Tile Blog

Read articles here: Small bathroom — before & after. 1940’s cottage remodel. The post Garden State Tile mentioned on This Old House appeared first on Garden State Tile. Blog Media

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Inkjet Innovation and External Energy

Diary of a Tile Addict

Fusion. Inuit Asaro, Karo, Omo, Sasak, Arhus Negro by Vives Ceramica. This year’s Natural Stone Show will be joined at ExCeL, London, by a new sister show: Hard Surfaces.

Art for the Kitchen & Bath

Kitchens for Living

If you know me you know I’m always thinking about art and artfulness. When it comes to incorporating creativity into the home, I love finding paintings and ways to showcase sculpture and artisan items in a seamless way, especially in kitchens and baths. I recently attended ICFF Florida (International Contemporary Furniture Fair) in Fort Lauderdale […] Read more. The post Art for the Kitchen & Bath appeared first on Artful Kitchens.

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Plants are growing in popularity – from Forbes.com

JG Kitchens

You no longer need to have a green thumb to enjoy the many benefits of plant life in your home. Check out the different ways they can enhance your space and wellness in my latest article for Forbes.com. Italian cabinet brand Scavolini shows how plants make kitchens better.

StatWatch December 2018: The China Conundrum

Stone Update

Quartz-surface shipments to the United States take a nosedive, while other categories see an uptick. Featured StatWatch (Monthly Report) Stone Imports

These Are The Home Improvements With The Best ROI In 2019

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Every year, Remodeling Magazine releases their Cost vs. Value Report, an in-depth look at the return on investment (ROI) that common remodeling projects get across the county. This year was no different. When the 2019 Cost vs. Value Report came out, we knew that we had to share it with you.

Metallic and Marble Masterpieces

Diary of a Tile Addict

The 17th Expo Revestir – South America’s largest and most influential exhibition of ceramic tiles, surface solutions, and bathroom design – will take place from the 12th to 15th March 2019 at Transamérica Expo Center, in São Paulo, Brazil.

Ceiling Design Ideas To Instantly Upgrade Any Room

Trendir Magazine

Most homeowners who take their time to decorate their homes, do not take a double look at their ceiling. For some reason, the ceiling tends to be left alone without much décor or its simply not talked about being decorated enough.

Be-Smart Uses Building-Integrated Photovoltaics to Convert Buildings into Electricity Producers

The A to Z of Building

EPFL has turned as the coordinator of Be-Smart, an EU research project that works toward increasing the use of building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) and reducing their costs by 75% from present to

20: The Construction Bid Process

Life of an Architect

Every client wants to know what their project is going to cost and who’s going to build it. That means sending the drawings out and getting contractors involved … Let’s get ready to rumble because “ The Construction Bid Process ” is today’s topic.

4 Considerations To Keep In Mind When Planning A Kitchen Remodel

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Planning a kitchen remodel can be stressful right from the get-go. After all, this undertaking is fairly expensive and there are an innumerable amount of decisions to be made. However, with a little forethought and planning, the process can begin to feel a lot more straightforward.