KBIS 2012

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We just got back from KBIS 2012 (the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show) in Chicago. It was pretty good this year- again quite a bit smaller than previous years, but they had some new innovative items.

Cersaie 2012… Get’s better with age

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This week’s blog post comes from Ryan Fasan, @Tile_Trends, research consultant, trainer and partner of Professional Attention to Tile Installations, an internationally renowned tile consulting firm. .

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Tile of Spain at the 2012 AIA Convention Showcased Several Unique Architectural Solutions … and a Memorable New Use for Wooden Pallets

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Blog 2012 AIA Apavisa Grespania peronda tile of spain Wooden Pallets The Tile of Spain booth at this year’s AIA Convention and Design Expo in Washington, DC was a showstopper! The design was a unique utilization of wooden pallets that was a favorite among the many architects in attendance. .

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Avente Tile Talk: Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012

Tile Talk

Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012.

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MN Luxury Home Tour 2012

The Tile Shop

We went to some homes on the MN Luxury Home Tour last Friday.saw some abosuolutely beautiful tile work! Here are some highlights from the homes we saw: Aren''t they beautiful!! We hope to go see more homes next Friday. Kirsty

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Tile of Spain preparing for Cersaie ’12

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Blog Cersaie Cersaie 2012 Fabresa Metropol tile of spain Trends Vives Cersaie 12 is just one month away, and Tile of Spain is ready to make its mark in Italy.

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Avente Tile Talk: Ceramic Tile's Creative Nature

Tile Talk

Monday, October 29, 2012. Bathroom Blogfest 2012: Oct. Bathroom Blogfest, now in its seventh year, draws attention to the customer experience through blog articles and social media content published over five days, from October 29 through November 2, 2012. ▼ 2012. (58).

Avente Tile Talk: Climbing Out with Color, Texture and Time in Tile

Tile Talk

Tuesday, October 30, 2012. Bathroom Blogfest 2012 celebrates its seventh anniversary with the theme Still Climbing Out. Learn more about #KBTribechat and Bathroom Blogfest 2012 by visiting Bathroom Blogfest focused #KBTribechat. ▼ 2012. (58).

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Tile Installation-Tile Repair-Tile Experts: Tile Excellence: Ceramic.

Tile Excellence

Sunday, December 16, 2012. Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts. Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts. Posted by. Tile Excellence. Reactions: Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. Newer Post. Older Post. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). Contact Excellence Experts.

Avente Tile Talk: Cement Tiles Trend Toward Bold Patterns & Colors

Tile Talk

Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Earlier this year I did a guest post for the Gold Notes blog called, Tile Trends from Coverings 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012. Cement Tiles Trend Toward Bold Patterns & Colors.

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Avente Tile Talk: Thanks to the Tile Heritage Foundation

Tile Talk

Tuesday, December 18, 2012. 2, 2012) - After publishing this post, I was thrilled to read this article, Foundation crafts artisan-tile archive , honoring the co-founders of the Tile Heritage Foundation and their commitment to preserving our tile heritage. ▼ 2012. (58).

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Tiles that Shine.

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In design today you will find metallic ceramic styles bringing shine and shimmer to any space. Metallic tile styles range from exquisite and luxurious, to simple and minimalist, and Tile of Spain is on top of the trend. Take a look at the examples below from Tile of Spain manufacturers.

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Tile of Spain Announces Winners of the “Passport to Creativity” 2013 Contest

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Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER), is proud to announce the winners of the “Passport to Creativity” contest.

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Fashion and Tile of Spain worlds collide

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Introduced at Cersaie 2012 , PUZLE is a spectacular, vibrant collection, that perfectly matches with the colors already available in the Pamesa catalog: yellow, orange, carmine, turquoise, pistachio and white, and straight line formats: 20×20 and 25×50.…

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Tile of Spain hosts architects and designers at Boston CEU Event – Designs with Designs: Progressive Ceramics in Today’s Architecture

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School is Back in Session: Tile of Spain returns to Harvard

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Led by Dr. Martin Bechthold , the program’s work with the use of 3-D robotic technology in the customization of ceramic tiles was exhibited at 2012 Cevisama and is currently on display at the ASCER showroom in Castellon, Spain.… I t’s back to school time across the country.

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Avente Tile Talk: Creative floor tiling

Tile Talk

Tuesday, November 27, 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Creative floor tiling. Its a bit of a story to this tile project as this section of the floor has been concrete for a few years.

Download the CERSAIE’12 show app now available from Tile of Spain

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This free app for iPad, iPhone, and Android allows you to have access to all Tile of Spain exhibitors at CERSAIE’12 at your fingertips. Download the CERSAIE’12 app and search by exhibit hall, sector or company. Select your favorite brands and create a ‘must visit’ list.

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Inspiring projects from the archives of the Tile of Spain Awards

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Submissions are now being accepted for the 2012 Tile of Spain Awards. Looking for inspiration? Take a look at three of last year’s honorable mentions for architecture and interior design.

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New CEU course available from Tile of Spain

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain has just partnered with Architectural Record to launch a new CEU for architects and designers.

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Counting down to CERSAIE: Tile of Spain preview

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The countdown is on. Just two more weeks until CERSAIE’12. Here’s a preview of a few more Tile of Spain manufacturers that will be exhibiting at CERSAIE September 25 th to 29 th in Bologna, Italy. If attending the show, be sure to stop by and visit them in person.

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Tile of Spain educates students at Harvard Graduate School of Design

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Last week Tile of Spain had the opportunity to sponsor a lecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Over 50 students and staff were in attendance. Students had the opportunity to ask questions and see samples of Spanish Tile.

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Avente Tile Talk: Innovation, possibilities and technology in ceramic.

Tile Talk

Tuesday, October 23, 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Innovation, possibilities and technology in ceramic tile. This past week I attended an event in Boston that was hosted by Tile of Spain which showed the advances that have been made in ceramic tile.

Tiles capture images of professional soccer team

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Soccer fans can now showcase their passion and love for one of their favorite teams with tile. Tile of Spain manufacturer Azteca Cerámica has created a line that feature images of the FC Barcelona soccer team, specific players and crest reproduced on ceramic tiles.

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A Look at New Tile Neutrals

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Many Tile of Spain collections feature complimentary neutral tones meant to work together to create a unique neutral canvas. Stripes, solids and patterns in the same color tones allow for spaces to be as unique as the people that inhabit them.

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Avente Tile Talk: 2012's Top 12 Cement & Ceramic Tiles

Tile Talk

Before we get too far into the new year, I want to share our most popular selling tiles of 2012. In 2012, our top selling tile was a Heritage Olive Green cement tile in a 14" x 14" format - the largest format available in cement tile. So without further ado, heres Avente Tile s Top Selling Tiles of 2012 ! Note: This tile ranked #5 in 2012. Note: This tile ranked #5 in 2012 & takes 2 positions this year. 2012's Top 12 Cement & Ceramic Tiles.

11th Annual Tile of Spain Awards of Architecture and Interior Design Launched

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Registration is now open and the entry deadline is October 23, 2012.…

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Focus on the Floor… Spanish Tile Brings Artwork Underfoot

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Tile of Spain ceramic tile manufacturer Peronda , features ceramic collections inspired by Fashion & Art and harnesses the power of ink jet technology to create tiles that add visual drama to any design.

“Preserving the Past – Protecting the Future” by Jeffrey Steele

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

As a child g rowing up in Scotland, Sheila A. Menzies was entertained by the stunning floral tiles that surrounded her grandmother’s best room fireplace. Across the Atlantic in Rochester, New York, Joseph A.

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Throwback Thursday: 2012 Olympic London Aquatic Centre

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

It’s #TBT to the 2012 London Aquatics Centre in London, United Kingdom. The aquatics centre looked great for the 2012 Olympic water events.

What’s that at your hotel? Tile!

Tile of Spain USA

To many people, the holiday season means travel: planes, trains, automobiles and hotels. Take a closer look at the surfaces in your hotel. Many hotel chains have realized that ceramic and porcelain tile from Tile of Spain is an ideal product for interiors.

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Jeffrey Court Announces Ceramic Factory Closure

Ciao Tile

We recently learned that Jeffrey Court would be closing its ceramic tile factory in California. The closure effects about one-third of their line. Most of their stone and glass products, as well as the red body ceramics, are unaffected by the factory closure.

Preview of Tile of Spain Designs within Designs Event

Tile of Spain USA

On October 17 th , Tile of Spain will be sponsoring a complimentary CEU program and networking event for architects and designers at the BSA Space in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Tile of Spain Award Winner Takes on an Iridescent Quality

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Entries for the 11 th Annual Tile of Spain Awards are being accepted through October 23, 2012.… The MUCA Auditorium and Music Complex in Alguena Spain shimmers in the sun thanks to Tile of Spain. This project by Estudio C O R (Miguel Rodenas + Jesús Olivares) was the 2011 winner of the Tile of Spain Awards for Architecture and Interior Design in the architecture category.

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New and Vintage Tiles Used Together at Casa College, Tile of Spain Awards Interior Design Winner

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HGTV Green Home 2012

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This is a great bathroom from the new HGTV Green Home for 2012. You can enter to win twice daily here: [link

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Current Wall Trends from Tile of Spain Manufacturers

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Ceramic wall and floor tiles are inspired by the latest trends in home fashion and design. While color can reflect individual moods — color selection, tile composition and mix of textures contribute to the character, feel and atmosphere of the entire space.

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Avente Tile Talk: A tile shower installation- Time lapsed video.

Tile Talk

Tuesday, September 25, 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012. A tile shower installation- Time lapsed video/explanation. How to tile a shower in 48 seconds! Ah wouldnt that be nice but in reality it took a bit longer.

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Tile Installation-Tile Repair-Tile Experts: Tile Excellence.

Tile Excellence

Sunday, June 3, 2012. Economical shower waterproofing for ceramic tile, marble,slate.and all natural stone materials. In my 30 year career Ive repaired and seen hundreds of showers that had water damage both inside the shower and inside the wall.

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Avente Tile Talk: New! Arabesque Cement Tile Spanish Pavers

Tile Talk

Tuesday, December 11, 2012. ▼ 2012. (58). Arabesque Cement Tile Spanish Pavers. New Arabesque Cement Tiles Bring Spanish Flair to Any Décor.

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