Favorite Italian Tiles in San Diego Union-Tribune Article

JG Kitchens

My first #Cersaie article has published in the San Diego Union-Tribune, and I promised to share a link with my Gold Notes readers. This covered some of my favorite tiles from the sponsored press tour through the many Ceramics of Italy booths we visited.

Tile of Spain Shines in Washington Post Article

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain companies took center stage in a recent Washington Post Article by Katherine Salant. The article entitled, Porcelain Ceramic Tile is Making a Comeback, and it’s Big , discusses the benefits of modern day porcelain tile and how updated technology and manufacturing processes make it more beautiful and durable then ever, while requiring virtually no maintenance. To read the entire Washington Post Article, click here.…

Back to School, Flooring Trends and other Jamie Gold Articles

JG Kitchens

It’s another book-writing deadline week for me, so rather than create a new blog post, I’m sharing links to some articles I’ve written recently that may be of value to you or your friends. This article on butler’s pantries will help you entertain at holiday time.

This Old House Magazine Article

The Tile Shop

Check out the latest issue of This Old House Magazine (October 2010, Issue 142, pages 94-99)- our tile is featured in the article "Vintage Bath on a Budget".

Entertaining at home – holiday gear from San Diego Union-Tribune article

JG Kitchens

This article ran on the front page of the San Diego Union-Tribune ‘s Home & Garden section this past weekend. It covers items you can add to your kitchen this season that won’t require a remodel or thousands of dollars.

Ceramic Tile Repairs | Floor Tile Replacement | Shower ReGrouts

Tile Excellence

The article is about the controversial issue of Copper Pans vs. Rubber Membrane in shower installation. Links to his profile and articles. articles ask chris ask tile excellence BLOG ceramic contractor copper pan expert contributor guide ma reality post rubber membrane shower shower regrouts tile excellence tile repairs tile replacement

12 Take Tucker Design Honors

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesNatural Stone Institute awards exceptional natural-stone projects.

Rugo Stone Offers Carrara Marble “Best”

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesVirginia-based premium stone fabricator wins award for renovation work at UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sustainable Stone Gets Major Green OK

Stone Update

Featured Sustainablity ArticlesLEED and LBC recognize natural stone’s ANSI/NSC certification.

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Benefits of Being a CTDA Member

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles Steve Vogel of Conestoga Tile talks about the benefits of being a Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (CTDA) member at Coverings 2013 in Atlanta. Click the image below to view the video.

DeMille Gets Coverings Honor

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesSoCal fabricator, stone-care leader named “Rock Star” at event gala in Chicago.

New CEU Class on Certified Stone

Stone Update

Featured Sustainablity ArticlesMIA+BSI course focuses on natural-stone ANSI standard for use in sustainable building.

Northern Stone Supply Goes Double Platinum Green

Stone Update

Featured Sustainablity ArticlesNatural-stone company proves sustainability through the NSC’s new audited standard.

Top 10 Uses for Cement Tiles in Restaurants

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Business How-To Featured Articles Industry Insights Innovations Product Information

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Stonework Wins Coverings Awards

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesSeven projects utilizing natural stone pick up 2016 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) honors.

Marmomac Renews Sponsorship of MIA+BSI Grande Pinnacle Award

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesMajor stone event will support top honor through end of the decade.

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Sustainable Stone Confab at Carrara

Stone Update

Featured Sustainablity ArticlesFirst annual conference addresses green issues worldwide during Carrara Marmotec 2016 next month.

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Tucker Design Awards Call for Entries

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesBuilding Stone Institute honors exceptional use of natural stone; entry deadline is Jan.

Top 6 Customer Experience Articles for 2013 on Flooring The.

Flooring the Consumer

Thai Residence Tops 2014 MIA Pinnacle List

Stone Update

Featured Awards Articles Travertine-clad home wins Grande Pinnacle; other winners show stone variety and sustainable use in commercial and residential projects.

11 Top Customer Experience Articles From Flooring The Consumer.

Flooring the Consumer

Texas Bank Facade Gets Natural-Stone Makeover

Stone Update

Featured Projects ArticlesSan Antonio building gets renewed look with new natural quartz and marble renovation.

Member Blogs from Turkey-David Benson, Architectural Ceramics, Inc.

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Innovations One-on-one Interviews Product InformationCTDA members recently traveled to Turkey on a Trade Mission and blogged about their experiences. Architectural Ceramics, Inc. takes on Istanbul: Part One.

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Avente Tile Talk: Ceramic Tile's Creative Nature

Tile Talk

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. Have You Written a Welcome Readers Blog Article? Monday, October 29, 2012.

Avente Tile Talk: Carter's Hand-Painted Ceramic Tiles, Murals and.

Tile Talk

When I set out to write this blog article, I intended to put a few words to a photograph of the Poole Arms (in Poole, Dorset, UK,) with its striking green tile fa ç ade. Have You Written a Welcome Readers Blog Article? Tuesday, August 13, 2013.

Stone Mastery Wins Coverings Awards

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesSeven projects utilizing natural stone pick up 2016 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) honors.

Marmomacc Honors Khaled al-Asaad

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesNoted archeologist and victim of ISIS violence in Syria granted special award during Masters of Stone presentation.

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Florida Tile’s Dave Milanowycz Inducted Into CTDA Hall Of Fame

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Industry Insights HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE. Dave Milanowycz, Director of Sales for Florida Tile, is the 2013 Ceramic Tile Distributor’s Association Hall of Fame inductee.

Walking the Show Floor at Coverings with Tile of Spain

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles

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ASID Receives Prestigious Stone Industry Award in Spain

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesHonored for strengthening Spanish stone-industry presence worldwide.

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Are you up-to-date on COF?

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles Industry Insights New changes in the coefficient of friction requirements are coming in 2014! Coefficient of friction (COF) requirements for ceramic tile are included in the vast majority of commercial construction specifications for ceramic tile. The standards for COF have changed, and any individual or firm involved in the manufacture, specification, sales, installation, or maintenance of ceramic tile floors should understand the new requirements for tile.

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Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies Presented Articles at PLEA 2014 International Conference

The A to Z of Building

The 30th edition of the International Conference on Passive Low Energy Architecture (PLEA) was held in Ahmedabad, India, from 16th to 18th November 2014. On this occasion, the Laboratory of

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Design, Enter and Win – Ceramics of Italy 2015 Competition

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles DESIGN. Architects and designers based in North America are invited to submit new or renovated domestic and international projects completed within the past five years (January 2010–January 2015). Projects can use a variety of materials but must feature a significant portion of Italian ceramic or porcelain tile. ENTER . Enter projects into one of three categories (Residential, Institutional and Commercial/Hospitality) by January 16, 2015 using the online submission form.

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Coverings Seeks Entries for 2016 Awards

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesTile, stone projects to be honored at next April’s show in Chicago; submission deadline is Jan.

2015 Pinnacles Will Honor Best Kitchen, Bath

Stone Update

Featured Awards Articles New award categories target residential work in natural stone. Deadline for all Pinnacle entries is July 31.

TILE INDUSTRY MEMBERS DONATE PRODUCT TO TILE THREE HOMES IN COLORADO

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Industry Insights CANTON, OH (July 16, 2014) – Five members of the tile industry donated tile and installation materials to tile three Habitat for Humanity homes in Woodland Park, Colorado, in April.

DALTILE and LATICRETE DONATE MATERIALS TO TILE HOMES IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Green Building CANTON, OH (July 21, 2014) – Two members of the tile industry donated tile and installation materials for three Habitat for Humanity homes in Escondido, California, in June.

Coverings Awards Deadline Now Jan. 23

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesEntries will be accepted online for the event’s installation and design awards for stone and tile.

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Arizona Tile Honored with Industry Partner Awards

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles Industry Insights TEMPE, AZ (Nov. 2014) – Arizona Tile is honored to have been recognized recently by several association partners within our industry.

Color and Pattern Dominated the Aisles of Cersaie

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Featured Articles Industry Insights Innovations Product Information Every year, Cersaie provides a unique opportunity to experience new frontiers in ceramics for homes as well as commercial and public spaces.

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BEST TILE, NEUSE TILE AND USG DONATE MATERIALS TO TILE EIGHT HOMES IN NORTH CAROLINA

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Green Building CANTON, OH (July 28, 2014) – Three members of the tile industry donated tile and installation materials to tile eight Habitat for Humanity homes in Norlina, North Carolina, in April.

New York Hotel Leads 2015 Pinnacles

Stone Update

Featured Awards ArticlesPark Hyatt in Manhattan takes top honors in Marble Institute of America’s awards for natural-stone use.

MOUNTAIN RE-SOURCE CENTER HONORS FLORIDA TILE FOR TEN YEARS OF PARTNERSHIP, IMPACT ON COMMUNITIES

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles CANTON, OH (Dec.