A Book Recommendation for California Tile

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A few weeks later, my spouse visited The California Heritage Museum in Santa Monica. On my spouses’ return, I received a wonderful book about "California Tile" that is edited by none other than, Joseph Taylor. California Tile The Golden Era 1910 - 1940" is a great resource. for historical California tile patterns. How I missed the book or the exhibit at the California Heritage Museum, I''ll never know. A Moorish-influenced California tile detail from the early.

Granada Tiles Cluny Cement Tile in California Home + Design

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In this amazing project by interior designer Tamara Kaye-Honey from House of Honey, shot by photographer Laure Joliet and featured in California Home + Design ‘s summer issue, Granada Tile Cluny cement tiles take on an elegant sheen when paired with a black cement tile grid that echoes the intricate ceiling. Breaking News Atladena black & white black and white California Home + Design cement tile concrete tile.

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Avente Tile Talk: California Dreaming: A Profile on ARTO Brick and.

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California Dreaming: A Profile on ARTO Brick and California Pavers. Los Angeles is a place where California history is still held sacred. Arto Alajians signature on brick is proudly displayed at the ARTOs Brick and California Paver factory in Gardena, CA. With history on their minds, I, as well as several architects and design professionals, recently toured the ARTO Brick and California Pavers factory complex in Gardena, CA. Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

California Restaurant Glows with Villa Lagoon Tile

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The post California Restaurant Glows with Villa Lagoon Tile appeared first on Cement Style. Rick Bayless, the celebrity chef and host of the Emmy-nominated show “Mexico: One Plate At A Time” on PBS, has developed the menu at Red O Restaurant (think red onion) at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, CA. This is Red O’s second location, the first being in Los Angeles. Another location in St. Monica will be opening soon.

A wildlife walk with Gary Drostle

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In particular, a notable contribution from this mosaic artist is present in Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital in California. To achieve this, its design incorporates level upon level of artistic representations of Northern California wildlife, from sea, to forest, to mountains, and so on. The ground floor is, naturally, the home of the California seashore. Since he was last featured in Tile Addict , Gary Drostle has created even more awe-inspiring work.

Avenue Residence in California Integrating Traditional Coastal Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in Coronado, California, USA, the house features a covered front porch and covered rear patio that engage the open-plan great room at the front and rear through pocketing glass doors. The aesthetics of the home take inspiration from contemporary ‘barn’ design seen in the Northern California wine country, and integrates these concepts with more traditional coastal design to create a unique blend of coastal and contemporary architecture.”

Modern Family Home in California Functioning as a Working Vineyard

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Designed by Swatt Miers Architects , this modern family home in Windsor, California is built on a a 20-acre plot in the Russian River Valley, known as Retrospect Vineyards. Photography: Russell Abraham ; Landscape arcjitecture by Bernard Trainor & Associates ] The post Modern Family Home in California Functioning as a Working Vineyard appeared first on Freshome.com.

New tile floor with a little sparkle! (at Sausalito, California)

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Enchanting Newly Built Edwardian-Style Home in California, USA [Video]

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The post Enchanting Newly Built Edwardian-Style Home in California, USA [Video] appeared first on Freshome.com. Lindsay Chambers commissioned Palo Alto based architect Andrew Young of Yound and Borlik Architects to design a turn of the 20th century Queen Anne Victorian.

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California Residence Nestled Between Massive Oak Trees

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Dougal Murray completed the design of Mulholland Hills Home , a contemporary California residence located in Beverly Hills. ” Meant as a sanctuary away from the hectic life of Los Angeles, Mulholland Hills Home California residence combines generously-sized social spaces with calm interiors for a personal retreat. The post California Residence Nestled Between Massive Oak Trees appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture California residence contemporary residence

South California Home Providing Gracious and Open Living Spaces: McElroy Residence

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Especially designed for a couple and their two sons, McElroy Residence is a modern retreat nestled in a private community in Laguna Beach, California, USA. The house opens up to take advantage of the ocean views and the Southern California atmosphere. Photo credits: Miranda Brackett & Roger Davies ] The post South California Home Providing Gracious and Open Living Spaces: McElroy Residence appeared first on Freshome.com.

Hillside Eichler-Inspired Residence in California: “Atrium House” by Klopf Architecture

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Klopf Architecture was challenged to design Atrium House , an Eichler-inspired 21st-Century, energy efficient new home that would replace a dilapidated 1940s home for a family of three in Belmont, California. They are also protected from the elements: the super-insulated house with overhangs and heat-mirror glass requires no air-conditioning and exceeded California’s strict energy codes by almost 40%.

Classic Italian Details Adorn 355 Mansfield Residence in Los Angeles, California

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One of the goals behind 355 Mansfield Residence by Ceramiche Refin was to bring some classic Italian style to a family dwelling in Los Angeles, to have “a mix of Asian-influenced décor and Italian chic that caters to a Southern California lifestyle. Photos courtesy of Ceramiche Refin] The post Classic Italian Details Adorn 355 Mansfield Residence in Los Angeles, California appeared first on Freshome.com.

Lively Residence in California Opening Up to Zen Garden: La Jolla Home

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Jackson Design and Remodeling completed La Jolla Home , a colorful residence spiced up with interesting details in California. Photos and information provided via e-mail by Heidi Smython on behalf of Jackson Design and Remodeling] The post Lively Residence in California Opening Up to Zen Garden: La Jolla Home appeared first on Freshome.com. According to the project developers, the clients are people who love contemporary design and it was important to them to truly love their space.

Welcoming Array of Open and Enclosed Spaces: “House Set On The Valley” in California

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Situated on a privileged site filled with vineyards and beautiful mature trees in California, USA, this residential project consists of two separate houses connected by glass. Images by Joe Fletcher Photography ] The post Welcoming Array of Open and Enclosed Spaces: “House Set On The Valley” in California appeared first on Freshome.com.

Delightful Rustic Feel Exuded by California Beach Home

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Anders Lasater Architects transformed a decrepit beach dwelling in Laguna Beach, California, into a welcoming contemporary residence. “It’s hard to imagine now, but this light-filled, contemporary California farmhouse was once a tired and worn 1950s rancher lacking any of the style that made the 1950s cool and hip,” the architects said. ” The first floor of this beach house in California accommodates the living, dining and kitchen areas organized in an open plan.

California Restaurant Glows with Villa Lagoon Tile

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The post California Restaurant Glows with Villa Lagoon Tile appeared first on Cement Style. Rick Bayless, the celebrity chef and host of the emmy-nominated show “Mexico: One Plate At A Time” on PBS, has developed the menu at Red O Restaurant (think red onion) at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, CA. This is Red O’s second location, the first being in Los Angeles. Another location in St. Monica will be opening soon.

Design Trends: Going for Gold

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This next mood board brings a bit of California style to the east coast, by way of rose gold tile. A California style mood board featuring rose gold tile accents. AC Stock Porcelain Special Order Trends architectural ceramics art deco black and gold tile brass accents california style dakota collection ellington collection herringbone pattern lundada bay tile noble collection rose gold tile shinju collection tile wish list walker zangerHappy Holidays!

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Northern California Home Disappears into the Landscape

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This is a wonderful feature with northern California’s temperate climate and panoramic mountain views. Photography by Mariko Reed , and information courtesy of Jensen Architects ] The post Northern California Home Disappears into the Landscape appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture green wall Indoor/Outdoor Living Modern Residence in California open spaces Pool Terrace site-specific architecture

Design Inspirations – Coastal California Edition

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Nature inspires along the Central California Coast (Photo Courtesy: Amerune/Creative Commons). As I’ve posted before, there’s no finer designer than Mother Nature. Her blends of color, texture and shape are breathtaking. Sometimes they’re grand and majestic, as in the Grand Canyon or the Pacific Ocean. Sometimes they’re soft and subtle, like the sun-dappled shade under a stand of birch trees. Whatever their scale, they’re always sublime.

Modern Residence in California Entwines Open and Closed Spaces

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New York-based architectural practice Freelandbuck completed the design of Second House, a contemporary residence in Los Angeles, California. The post Modern Residence in California Entwines Open and Closed Spaces appeared first on Freshome.com. All images courtesy of Freelandbuck. All photography by Eric Staudenmaier. Built around a central courtyard, the construction features both open and enclosed spaces that complement each other.

The Modern Rejuvenation of a Classic California Home

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Henbest Residence is a private house recently redesigned by Robert Sweet , located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Photos by Chang Kyun Kim ] The post The Modern Rejuvenation of a Classic California Home appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture california

Malibu Field Tiles for Enhancing Your Space

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Created using classic red bisque, this collection offers a rustic look and feel on their own, or when they''re paired with our patterned, hand-painted Malibu Ceramic Tiles that are reminiscent of Old California, Spanish Revival architecture. The synergy between the curves, colors, and shapes used in Spanish Revival and Old California styles continue to hold their place in time, similar to our handmade or hand-painted ceramics. By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry.

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Mod Ceramic Tile Plus Design Featured in Cool California Restaurant

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Our American made Kiln ceramics 4″ Plus tile is featured throughout the Cal Shabu restaurant in Long Beach, CA. Here they’ve stenciled some cool art onto the tile. We hear the food’s great too! link]. American Made Tile Bathroom Tile Buying Tile Online ceramic tile commercial tile Featured Tile Mid Century Modern modwalls showroom tile Tile tile spotlight american made ceramic tile [link] Kiln Plus TIle modwalls tile

Steak & Whisky + Granada Tile Toscano Cement Tile

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For this week’s cement tile Tuesday spotlight, we turn our attention to Hermosa Beach, California, a spot for surfers, sun and now Steak & Whisky, brought to you by Chef/Partner Tin Vuong and executive chef John Shaw. . concrete tiles Eater LA encaustic tile encaustic tiles floor tile floor tile ideas Hermosa Beach Open Table restaurant restaurant floor tile Southern California Steak & Whisky steakhouse Toscano

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A Granada Tile Normandy Cement Tile Floor Brings Elegance To A Luxury Bathroom Renovation

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In this bathroom renovation, the idea was to stay true to the Arcadia, California home’s original Spanish Mission vibe. Installation Equation Arcadia bath tiles bathroom floor tile bathroom tile design bathroom tile design ideas bathroom wall tile California cement tile cement tiles concrete tile. Depending on their color and pattern, Granada Tile’s cement tile designs can fit style sensibilities ranging from the bohemian to the traditional, from modern to elegant.

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Exploring The 2020 Colors Of The Year

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Blue Selections from Garden State Tile: Maritime Collection, Folly Blue | Bohemia Collection, Dalia | Hexa Wall Tile, Ocean Wave Glossy Hex | Hexa Porcelain Mosaics, Deep Navy Fabric Mix | California Collection, Highland Denim Deco.

An Alhambra Cement Tile Fireplace In A Home On Apartment Therapy

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As seen on Apartment Therapy , this California beach bungalow, owned by Denise Palma of Eclectic Goods, sports a fireplace clad in Granada Tile’s Alhambra cement tiles as its focal point. The lively blue and white pattern brings in the vibrancy of a sunny Southern California day to the living room. Breaking News Alhambra Apartment Therapy blue and white California Fireplace Huntington Beach Los Angeles Southern California

Grandview House in California Adapted to a Long and Narrow Lot

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The creative team at RAS-A unveiled Grandview House , a private family home recently completed in Manhattan Beach, California. ” [Photography by Chang Kyun Kim] The post Grandview House in California Adapted to a Long and Narrow Lot appeared first on Freshome.com. Ideas Grandview House modern house CaliforniaA long and slender building was the architects’ answer to a narrow lot with plenty of challenges.

Avocado Acres House in California Reveals a Sloping Curved Roof

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Surfside Projects + Lloyd Russell completed an original residence in California that pays homage to the coastal style. The post Avocado Acres House in California Reveals a Sloping Curved Roof appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture coastal-style home Energy-Efficient Residence in CaliforniaAvocado Acres House stands out thanks to its bold geometry and welcoming outdoor spaces.

Mid-Century Modern Remodel in California Opens to the Outdoors

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” We love the unified look of this California home. Photography by Mariko Reed] The post Mid-Century Modern Remodel in California Opens to the Outdoors appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture California residence mid-century modern houseLocated in Lafayette, Calif., this residence by Klopf Architecture is an update of a 3,363-square-foot mid-century modern house.

In The News: Granada Tile In Veranda

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Set off by rustic painted cabinets, burnished wood countertops and that fabulous terracotta pot bursting with sunflowers, the Sherwood tiles in the 6 x 6 inch size from our Echo Collection add to this California space’s unique “south of France meets Arts & Crafts” vibe. In the News 6x6 backsplash cement tile Echo Collection James Huniford kitchen tile Marin County Northern California Sherwood Veranda Have you checked out this month’s Veranda?

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It was my birthday last week. A milestone year, not because of my age, but because it’s been a year of change. We adopted an amazing little girl, and our lives have become enriched in ways that were unimaginable. It’s also been a year of reflection, as you get older (really older) there is a certain clarity in […].

Cabin of Creations

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Split House in California Offers Sustainable Summer

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The modern Southern California home features sustainable technology: “The home was designed with green practices in mind; LED lighting is used throughout, and photovoltaic panels are incorporated into the roof,” the architects say. The post Split House in California Offers Sustainable Summer appeared first on Freshome.com. The Split House in Santa Monica, Calif., imagined by Kovac Design Studio , is eye candy for the design hungry.

Chalet-Style Residence in California Withstands Harsh Weather

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Mork Ulnes Architects completed the design of a contemporary 3,300-square-foot chalet-style residence located in Norden, California. The post Chalet-Style Residence in California Withstands Harsh Weather appeared first on Freshome.com.

Decorative Tile in Commercial Design

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While I prefer the quiet residential neighborhoods for my morning walks in Los Angeles, crossing commercial swaths and busy streets can''t be avoided in California''s most populous city with a population of 3.8 You may remember last month''s post, A Book Recommendation for California Tile where I review California Tile: The Golden Era 1910-1940: Hispano-Moresque to Woolenius. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

NEW Palette Hues: California Coastal

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California Coastal is a design style reaching much farther than the shores of the Pacific. Has California Coastal gotten you inspired? Warm sandy beaches, salty ocean air; bring coastal cool home with this hot new trend. White shaker cabinets, stainless steel hardware and appliances, blue hued islands and accessories all add up to a refreshingly clutter free, easy going living space.

Cat and grouted hexes. (at Sausalito, California)

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New half hex floor! (at Sausalito, California)

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CALIFORNIA TRAUMA HOSPITAL UPGRADES TILE ASSEMBLIES TO CUSTOM’S FUSION PRO® GROUT

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The Rideout Regional Medical Center, a 6-story, 220,000-square-foot facility, includes a full-service trauma center with a rooftop heliport for Life Flight operations and private hospital rooms with serenely tiled bathrooms. A full system of tile installation products from Custom Building Products was specified to protect these and other tile assemblies when the hospital was expanded.

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Summer Villa in California Blends With the Vivid Landscape

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A holiday-inspiring meadow enriched by giant oaks was the perfect site for this summer villa in California designed by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop. ” [Information provided by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects; photography by Matthew Millman] The post Summer Villa in California Blends With the Vivid Landscape appeared first on Freshome.com.

Avente Tile Talk: Discover Design with Historic Spanish Tile.

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As summer starts to kicks into full swing with the solstice less than 10 days away, I find myself enjoying the perfectly splendid outdoors of Southern California with longer walks each day. Patterns grouped or "blocked together" create an impact on the entry to a California Courtyard. Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Discover Design with Historic Spanish Tile Installations in Los Angeles. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.