Recyling Ceramics

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We’ve covered a lot of repurposed waste here – from shells to slag, paper to plastic, and from tea to pee, and today we add another to that list -ceramics. The Remake Ceramics tableware ‘Future History’ gave us a glimpse at what this new home could be.

Experimenting with Ceramic Formats

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The joints where tile meets wall are no longer hidden, but are accentuated with the ebbs and flow of multilateral ceramic pieces. Experimentation with different ceramic formats allows us to try multiple installation methods and combine them to craft surfaces full of depth and interest.

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Choose Ceramics for Safety

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As the slogan for the ASCER and Confindustria Cerámica advertising campaign launched in early 2019 claims: ceramic is a safe choice. It is these features that have traditionally made ceramic tiles the covering of choice for kitchens and bathrooms all over the world.

Trends in Ceramic Surfaces

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This season’s ceramic tiles are focused on conveying a warm feeling that awaken your senses. The use of color and matte finishes, along with the varying ceramic wall tile reliefs and micro reliefs will set the stage for comfort and well-being.

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Designing with Ceramic Wood

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Ceramic is very much a part of this practice. At recent decor and ceramic trade fairs it has been evident that ceramic wood is still a major line for manufacturers, who are also developing new shapes that offer additional creative potential. Why is Ceramic Wood a Great Idea?

Ceramic: A Safe Choice

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Did you know that ceramic is a safe and completely recyclable material? Because ceramic a natural and safe material, it works for virtually any room in the home. Ceramic tiles keep kitchens, bathrooms, living rooms, bedrooms, and even outdoor areas clean and safe for everyone. Not to mention, ceramic tiles are easy to install and last for years. Ceramic is also one of the most durable materials you can choose for your home.…

An Ode to Ceramic Floors

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Natural and recyclable, resistant and hygienic, creative and timeless, ceramic tile has quickly become the ideal surface material to use for floors in both residential and commercial settings. Blog ceramic tile Floor Tile Tile Trends

Modern Applications for Ceramic Tile

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Ceramic tiles offer an exciting and infinite number of design possibilities for decorating interiors and exteriors. Read on to explore design with these avant-garde applications: Ceramic Rugs. Ceramic tiles have changed the way architects approach exterior design.

Ceramic Tile: The Key Element to Sustainable Building

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Ceramic tiles have become a fundamental building and surface material for the development, and design of sustainable commercial and residential projects. Read on as we explore the immeasurable benefits of ceramics and find out what makes tile from Spain so durable, safe and hygienic.

Ceramic Tile Shopping Guide

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Sustainable Ceramics from Tile of Spain

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Ceramic tile has gained notoriety as the top building material for residential and commercial spaces. In addition to these qualities, ceramics are a completely natural, safe and hygienic material made with ingredients that come directly from the Earth.

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Enhance Outdoor Spaces With Ceramic Tile From Spain

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Make the most of your outdoor spaces year-round with ceramic tile from Spain. Thanks to its technical properties, ceramic tile can withstand the passing of time, resisting temperature changes, humidity, and inclement weather.

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Innovation in Ceramic Architecture: The TR HOUSE BARCELONA

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The home has several outdoor living spaces outlined by a continuous pattern glazed ceramic tiles stacked in a hanging interwoven stainless-steel wire mesh. The ceramic tiles appear in four different colors that reflect the calming hues found in the natural scenery enveloping the home.

The 2021 CID Awards Honors Two Tile of Spain Ceramic Projects

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The post The 2021 CID Awards Honors Two Tile of Spain Ceramic Projects first appeared on Tile of Spain USA.

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6 Ceramic Styles Heating Up Interiors This Season

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The collections of Spanish ceramic floor and wall tiles available in this shade range are the perfect way to invite timeless design to interiors this season. The variety of formats and the complex details that can be found among ceramic motifs has become more sophisticated in recent years.

Warmer Weather Brings New Ceramic Tile Trends

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Ceramic manufacturers anticipate this transition of trends by proposing suitable pieces to adorn spaces for the upcoming hot months. Ceramic tiles remain a popular choice for vacation homes as they are an adaptable material, perfect for multifunctional spaces and high traffic areas.

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Designing with Color: Chromatic Trends Inspired by Ceramic Tile

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Thanks to their versatility in finish, format, shape and size, ceramic tiles offer an unlimited number of design solutions for residential and commercial spaces with which we can explore. Design 2020 Trends Ceramic Tiles Color Spanish Tile Tile of Spain

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8 Ways to Install Ceramic Tile

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The possibilities of applying and combining ceramic tiles are infinite. Below we analyze eight different methods for installing ceramic tiles and the stunning looks they offer as a result: Aparici, Cotto.

Ceramics, the Material of Choice for Residential Environments

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Ceramic tile has earned notoriety as the top building and surface material when it comes to commercial design, but did you know it has also gained prominence as the material of choice for residential design? Learn more about the advantages ceramic tiles lend to each area of the home: Facades.

Ceramics Impose Their Rules

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Spanish ceramics, compared to other materials, offers the perfect combination of quality and versatility, without losing the aesthetic that will make them unique. So, why are ceramics the best material for any home? The raw material that composes a ceramic tile comes from the earth (clay) that, together with water and fire, makes this material a natural product. When renovating or remodeling a house, there are multiple variables to consider.

Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

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Since launching our new line of Porcelain Pool Tile earlier this month, we''ve been getting a lot of questions about what makes porcelain tile better than ceramic tile. More commonly, the question is simply, "What is the difference between porcelain and ceramic tile?" Homeowners often discuss ceramic and porcelain interchangeably, as if they were one and the same. Porcelain tile is a type of ceramic tile and nothing more. Porcelain clay is more dense than ceramic clay.

At The Core of Ceramics

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The architecture and design world is witnessing a resurgence of the fundamental nature of ceramics. Trends for 2019 have shown that there are two very different trends in evidence among the ceramic tile manufacturers’ offerings for the new year. Blog Bestile ceramic tile Cristal Estudio Ceramica natucer Porcelain tile Realonda Spanish Tile tile of spain

Upcoming Trends in Ceramics

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Spanish ceramics have a long history of doing both of those things. Always at the forefront of industry, Spanish ceramics are the material of choice with sales showing year after year growth. 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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Tile of Spain Debuts the 2021 Quick Ship Collection: Featuring Over 150 New Ceramic Series

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Tile of Spain, the international brand representing over 120 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), announces the 2021 update of the Tile of Spain USA Quick Ship Collection. Museum, Grow.

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Designing a Home with Ceramic Tile

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Designing a home with ceramic tile has never been more exciting! Read on as we explore diverse uses for ceramic tile in and out of the home, you may just find some inspiration for your next project! With the advancements made in tile production, ceramics have changed the way developers approach exterior design. For these environments, large-format ceramic flooring becomes an ideal option to establish a relationship between interior and exterior living areas.

Confounding Ceramic Clothing

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Market , which began in 2017 is an full-scale market stall with produce crafted entirely from ceramic tiles, cement, mirror and natural stone. These are ceramic tiles as you’ve never seen them before, and they are truly excellent. Art and Artists Reclamation Uncategorized Barnitski silk factory ceramic clothing ceramic tile art Chernobyl art market second hand tile tile art Ukranian artist venice art biennale Zhanna Kadyrova

Ceramics of Italy Tile Trends Spring/Summer 2021

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But Ceramics of Italy have come through with a trends report so at least we can share that! Ceramics of Italy. We’re still stuck at home, not visiting any tile shows and not getting our fix from Coverings , Revesti r , Cevisama , or Cersaie.

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Surge: AC’s Glass-Inspired Ceramic

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Check out Architectural Ceramic’s Surge Collection, featuring a large-format ceramic tile, that mimics illuminated glass and includes bold electric colors too. AC’s Surge Collection, a large-format ceramic tile made to look like back-lit glass, has several features that make it a bright idea: 8″x24″ field tile. a glazed ceramic, glossy finish. With the look of back-lit glass, this large-format ceramic tile has us doing a double take.

Biophilic Design and Ceramic Tile

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Whether you’re already fully on board with this trend or are still catching up, we’re here to update you on everything you need to know about biophilic design and how to incorporate it into your home… The post Biophilic Design and Ceramic Tile appeared first on Why Tile.

Ceramic Morphologies: 3D Printing on Ceramic Tile

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Harvard University researchers and students from t he Material Processes and Systems (MaP+S) group once again delighted visitors to the Trans-Hitos exhibit at CEVI SAMA (2017) with their new project entitled “Ceramic Morphologies.” ” T he new installation, supported by the Ceramic Technology Institute ( Institution de Tecnología Cerámica, ITC ) in Castellón, Spain, e xplored the design opportunities of a no vel ceramic 3D printing strategy.

The Benefits of Renovating your Home with Ceramic Tile From Spain

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Ceramic tiles are a high-quality product that offers all of these benefits and so much more. Read on as we delve into the inherent advantages of ceramic tile and why you should consider this material for your home renovation: Heat Resistant.

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Ceramic Tile’s Benefits for Allergy Sufferers

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Your home’s flooring, specifically, can contribute to allergies, with certain flooring types harboring dust mites and other allergens, creating an environment conducive to… The post Ceramic Tile’s Benefits for Allergy Sufferers appeared first on Why Tile.

Using Ceramic Tile in Your Home Office

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Whether you’re new to remote work or need to give your home office some new energy, ceramic tile is the workhorse you need for efficient and comfortable workspaces. About two-thirds of these… The post Using Ceramic Tile in Your Home Office appeared first on Why Tile.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

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While children everywhere are going back to school, let’s go back to basics and learn about ceramic tile through a few of Architectural Ceramic’s collections: Basics, London, and City Hall. With a few simple lessons in science, geography and math, we’ll see how ceramics are classified, where they come from, and how adding any one of our ceramic collections to your project, equals a great space. The principles used to create ceramic tile are basic.

Designing with Spanish Tile: 5 Keys to Adding Ceramic Motifs to THe Home

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Ceramic walls and floors have the ability to define the personality of each room in the home. In addition to its unquestionable aesthetic value, ceramic tiles off innumerable benefits such as its resistance, stability, ease of cleaning and safety compared to other materials.

Ceramic Collaborations

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RIBA North is hosting Moulding Futures: Collaborative Explorations in Ceramics for Architecture symposium on Friday 8th December, a one-day event created by ECAlab and supported by Tile of Spain, the University of Liverpool and Leeds Beckett University. Through presentations and chaired discussions, leading global authorities will explore the value that ceramics can bring to architecture. Pavilion by Harvard University explores 3D printing of ceramics.

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Making Tile Modern

We recently launched our first ceramic tile collection and we’ve been so thrilled that the majority of our customers have choose to create blends! Our 2×8 ceramic subway tiles are sold by the square foot and our customers can purchase as many square feet as they’d like. We have seven colors in-stock and any talented tile installer can turn those individual colors into a completely custom ceramic tile blend. We love a tile blend.

Ceramic Pop Art

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Hicho’s ceramic art subjects range from the popular TV dinner, Fluffo Pancakes and messy kitchen, to Troll Dolls, Sea Monkeys, and gumball machines. An awesome alternative to a retro poster, and a modern take on Warhol’s Brillo boxes and Campbell’s soup cans, Hicho’s tiles draw on that legacy to produce something fun and aesthetic – a welcome addition to the ceramic (and art) world.

From Indoors to Outdoors: Examining the use of Ceramic Tile Outside of the Home

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Ceramic tiles allow us to bring the beauty of interior design and personal style to outdoor spaces. Durable, sustainable, waterproof and slip resistant, ceramic is the material of choice to adorn surfaces outside. Ceramics are organic surfaces, made with safe, natural elements.…

Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tiles: A Historical Perspective

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Malibu glazed ceramic tiles meld beautifully with terracotta tiles along the walkways of the Adamson House. Filled with an entrepreneurial spirit, May Rindge started the firm after discovering her land was rich in the natural resources needed to manufacture ceramic tile. She wisely hired Rufus Keeler—a ceramist and draftsman whom many considered a ceramic genius for his secret glazes known for their color and clarity—as her plant manager,” according to the MAHF.

A Journey Through Ceramic Tile Categories

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Ceramic tile is the perfect material to cover the walls and floors of various projects. The raw materials that make up ceramic pieces come from clay found within the Earth which are then fused with water and fire from kilns to create high quality tile. The process in which ceramic tiles are created makes them sustainable, resilient, functional and adaptable to any space.

Ceramics and Bathrooms, a Perfect Pair

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Incorporating ceramic tiles in bathroom designs opens up a world of possibilities with which we can experiment. Thanks to their versatility in color, shape, and size, ceramic tiles can be combined in countless different ways on walls and floors for a unique look. Ceramic tile has become the ideal surface material to use in bathrooms. They are waterproof and hygienic, which makes ceramic durable, stain-resistant and easy to clean.

Ceramics Supporting the New Reality: Healthcare Sector Architecture

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If there is one material that can offer that complete package, it is ceramic tile. Porcelanosa, Ródano Ceramic. Along similar lines, Rosa Gres has developed a porcelain stoneware called Biostop, a form of ceramic that prevents and inhibits the growth of pathogenic micro-organisms.