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Experimenting with Color

Tile of Spain USA

When designing a new space, there is always much to consider. We must visualize the result we want, assess the style, finishes and effects that best meet our design needs and have an understanding of the different catalogs of Spanish ceramic brands to coordinate with each design.

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Week of December 9, 2019 – Holiday Decorating

Architectural Ceramics

Week of December 9, 2019. Design with a Purpose. 4 local designers participate in Children’s National’s annual Light Up the Season , Northern Virginia Magazine.

No Curb Barrier Free Linear Drain Tile Shower in Tampa


I had a customer that wanted to do a custom “no curb” barrier free walk in tile shower in Tampa, Florida and came to me with their idea. I set up an appointment with them to go over what they had in mind and to make suggestions with my professional opinion. They were looking to […].

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Easy Bathroom Makeover with Handmade Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

A bathroom makeover can be one of the most valuable remodeling projects you can undertake. A new bathroom freshens up your entire home and makes it more livable. It also can add a great deal of value should you decide to put your house on the market.

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Achieving New Heights with Your Backsplash

As The Tile Turns

Kitchens are constantly evolving. Today, open-concept designs reign supreme, as do large islands equipped with ample storage space. Further developments are in store, including a greater emphasis on the backsplash. Tile Trends

BDNY 2019 – Trends & Tile at Boutique Design New York

Architectural Ceramics

In its 10 th year, Boutique Design New York (BDNY) showcases trends targeted to the hospitality boutique and lifestyle market.

Tile of Spain Announces Winners of the 18th Annual Tile of Spain Awards

Tile of Spain USA

Miami, FL December 2019 – Tile of Spain, the association of over 125 Spanish tile manufacturers, announces the winners of the 18th annual Tile of Spain Awards of Architecture and Interior Design.

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Boho is Back: Introducing The Bohemia Series

Garden State Tile Blog

Lively and visually stunning, Bohemia hexagon tiles from Garden State Tile have the look of hand-made cement tiles in a durable, easy to maintain porcelain format. Fresh colors paired with geometric and botanical patterns create a design style that is both chic and modern.

Inaugural Tile Collection from Villa Lagoon Tile, Dekar Design Radiates the Pleasures of the Mediterranean

Cement Style

Gulf Shores, AL ( December 10, 2019) – As part of its mission to create signature custom looks and unique design elements for hospitality and residential projects, Villa Lagoon Tile has partnered with design-duo powerhouse, Dolores Suarez and Caroline Grant of Dekar Design to launch their first cement tile collection.

Tile of Spain Partners with Valencia Coverings for a Night of Tile and Trends

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain completed its 2019 education and networking series in Miami, FL with co-hosts Valencia Coverings for an immersive night of tile and trends.

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Cabin of Creations

Diary of a Tile Addict

An inspiring 3D printing project presents levels upon levels of creative solutions. The structure was designed and created by architecture and design professors Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello and revealed in May of last year.

From Our House to BauHaus

Garden State Tile Blog

Garden State Tile has introduced the BauHaus series to the Garden State Tile Wall Tile collection. The art-deco inspired wall tile series is available in 4 colors, including a vibrant red, bright white, stark black and a neutral ecru.

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ModCraft adds new dimensional tile style to line


SUBTLE BUT STILL DIMENSIONAL – “ Shift ,” is a larger format tile measuring 3″ x 12.” ” It is handmade from porcelain clay and high fired for exceptional durability. .

Pantone Color of the Year 2020 – Classic Blue

Architectural Ceramics

Pantone recently introduced their 2020 Color of the Year : Classic Blue. If you aren’t familiar with Pantone’s annual announcement, the Color of the Year a recurring pick from Pantone’s color experts that influences the gamut of design industries from fashion to interior design.

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Florim international openings

Ceramics of Italy

After Milan, New York and Moscow, Florim announces the opening of new Flagship Stores in the top international design centres. These will be corporate showrooms for strategic markets, confirming the Group’s determination to continually strengthen its bond with architecture professionals, to promote made in Florim beauty and style worldwide.

Avantime Addition

Diary of a Tile Addict

A masterful selection of colour takes over in Gigacer ‘s Avantime collection. Beginning with Tonal, two distinct colour scales offer neutral tones that are both warm and cool. Rich and textured variants of these shades are shown throughout Blanc, Ivory, Braun, and Gris.

Case Study: Gainesville Investment Firm

Garden State Tile Blog

PROJECT TYPE LOCATION FIRM Office Building Gainesville, Florida Level Architecture & Interiors. PROJECT OVERVIEW.

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Brand New Logo


After 13 years of being a leader in the dimensional wall tile market, ModCraft has decided to revamp our logo to better reflect the identity and offerings of our brand. Our new logo is a clear representation of our tile and who we are as a company- straight forward,bold and one of a kind.

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Week of December 2, 2019 – Holiday Parties and Christmas Decor

Architectural Ceramics

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week. Now that Thanksgiving has passed, we’re over the first holiday entertaining hurdle. Veteran hosts now set their sights on holiday parties.

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Ceramics of Italy

In Porta Venezia, a Milano, zona che vanta numerose residenze liberty, al 9 di via Melzo in un edificio di taglio industriale, al secondo piano, si trova il Nuovo Spazio Simas. Dal 2005, tra i primi a Milano, è ora ripensato in un’ottica più funzionale all’evoluzione dell’immagine aziendale.

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Watermarks we want

Diary of a Tile Addict

We recently took a look at an awesome selection of ranges from Clé in at attempt to demonstrate how magnificently varied, and tasteful their collections are. However, there was one range in particular that was deliberately left out of the list in order for it to have an article of its own.

Striped Hex Porcelain Tile

Garden State Tile Blog

Classic and monochromatic, or modern with a pop of color – the Striped Hex series from the Garden State Tile Porcelain Collection has the same appearance of authentic cement tile but with the ease and durability of porcelain.

Top Home Building Trends in 2020

Kitchen and Residential Design

Many new home building trends are expected to emerge in 2020. Many interior designers are now infusing recyclable materials in their home design plans. People are becoming more conscious about environmental problems, so they're interested in stylish environmentally friendly properties.

Week of November 25, 2019 – Thanksgiving Décor

Architectural Ceramics

Top 5 Design Posts. Happy Holidays! It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is already here and the winter holidays are right around the corner.

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Ceramics of Italy

Thanks to a joint venture with Roma Tile Co. Ltd, Laminam consolidates and expands its international presence by setting up a new company in Japan. On 4 th December, Laminam SpA and the Japanese company Roma Tile Co. Ltd signed an agreement to create a new company, LAMINAM JAPAN.

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Glorious G.Vega

Diary of a Tile Addict

Established in Marbella in 1998, G. Vega Ceramica has been making beautiful things for two decades. Their speciality is bespoke design, with three international designers (Spanish, Swiss, and Scottish) comprising the creative team.

What’s New at GIO


Here at GIO, we’re always on the lookout for the most technically advanced and aesthetically appealing tile products for commercial applications. Commercial interiors can achieve style and durability, thanks to sophisticated tile technology and new ways of thinking about design. In the past few months, we’ve added some exciting floor and wall tile collections to … Company News Design Trends Tile Trends

Newest kitchen and bath finish is toast-worthy

Kitchen and Residential Design

Appliances and kitchen and bath fixtures are evolving toward softer finishes, including the look of the moment – a champagne, or soft bronze, finish.

TEC’s 1 Unique System is A No-Brainer for Your Next Tile Installation

Rubble Tile

TEC is the tile and design industry’s most well-known brand for grout and setting materials. We keep sets of grout samples handy in the showroom at all times because the grout color and type are important elements of any install. Their products are reliable, from. Rubble News affordable tile minneapolis commercial residential tec-grout tec-hydraflex tec-mortar tec-power-grout tec-tile-setting-materials tec-ultimate-6-plus tile installation materials Tile Minneapolis tile shop minneapolis

Hot Kitchen & Bath Design Trends from Top Industry Magazine

JG Kitchens

Next month will mark six years of writing Trend Spotting for the industry’s leading publication, Kitchen & Bath Design News. Each December, I like to write an annual wrap-up of the year ending and insights from industry leaders for what’s coming up in the new year. (I’ll

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Concrete Glitch

Diary of a Tile Addict

In interior design the consumer preference for unique products and surface solutions is only increasing. We covered the trend in a piece in March of this year, where the focus was predominantly for artisanal and hand crafted products and materials that have an organic level of imperfection.

The Benefits of Double-Pane Windows

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

You’re curled up on the couch in your living room on a cold day, and suddenly feel a draft that makes the hair on your neck stand up. The window isn’t open, but it’s allowing heat to escape and letting the cool air in.

How To Save Money With Kitchen And Bathroom Remodels

Kitchen and Residential Design

The day has finally arrived, the day you have been waiting a long time for; you finally get to remodel your home and make it look more beautiful than ever.

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Budget Friendly Cozy Bedroom Ideas

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to the bedroom, many of us wish and hope for a coy space that feels almost like a retreat. Keeping that in mind, many will assume that having a cozy room will lose a whole lot of money; however, that is not always the case.

Your Home and Your Health Are Strongly Connected — Here’s How to Protect Both

JG Kitchens

There’s an extremely popular flooring material that’s going into millions of homes around the country. It has some decided wellness advantages — soft underfoot and low maintenance included — but much of it contains toxins that can harm you and your family.

A Designer Showhouse For Rent on Arbnb

The Ace of Space

Long considered the Jewel of the Hudson Valley, Kingston, New York is known for it’s charming aesthetics and rich heritage. The former state capital is also a burgeoning hub for culture and tourism, a destination that attracts people from around the globe.

7 Easy Steps to Speed up Your Internet

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There are almost 4.4 billion active internet users — about 57% of the global population. That means millions of people are surfing cyberspace, accessing the internet at the same time as you.