Experimenting with Ceramic Formats

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The idea that square tiles are the only option for floors and walls has become a thing of the past. Tile of Spain manufacturers offer collections in planks, geometrics, high-reliefs and many other formats that allow design ideas to be carried out in an entirely new way.

Recyling Ceramics

Diary of a Tile Addict

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.

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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. With modern tile design, it’s possible to be much more fluid with material placement.

Exploring the Typology of Ceramic Tile

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While ceramic tiles are available in an abundance of sizes, shapes, formats and colors, did you know there are also different classifications of ceramic pieces? From thick stoneware to delicate mosaics, there are different types of tile. Catalonian Tile.

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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The 2021 CID Awards Honors Two Tile of Spain Ceramic Projects

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Coverings , the largest international tile and stone exhibition in North America, celebrates two projects featuring Tile of Spain products during this year’s annual Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards.

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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.

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?

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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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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Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

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By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. 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?" Glazed porcelain tiles, like the blue tiles used for this fountain, are a good choice for pools and spas. Then, the tile is weighed again.

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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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

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.

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. Tiles in different shades, sizes and arrangements that enhance freshness and light, and are easily adaptable for all interiors and exterior environments.

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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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Ceramics of Italy Tile Trends Spring/Summer 2021

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

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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. Since tiles are odorless, non-toxic and easy to clean, they are ideal for use on floors, walls and even counter tops. Not to mention, ceramic tiles are easy to install and last for years.

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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Biophilic Design and Ceramic Tile

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Biophilic tile is one of the top tile trends set to make a design impression for 2021 and beyond. Tile Trends

Designing a Home with Ceramic Tile

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Designing a home with ceramic tile has never been more exciting! With series available in anti-slip finishes, multilateral shapes and dynamic decorative reliefs, Spanish tile manufactures have crafted collections to cover surfaces in all areas of the home. 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! Ceramic tiles are perfect for creating a defined space.

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.…

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. Tile Tips

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.

Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tiles: A Historical Perspective

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A closer look at the blue-glazed Malibu with terracotta tiles at the Adamson House. Situated near the Malibu Pier between popular Surfrider Beach and the Malibu Lagoon, the house boasts an exotic mix of Spanish and Moorish influences with dazzling displays of decorative tiles and one-of-a-kind craftsmanship including hand-carved doors, hand-painted frescoes, molded ceilings, distinctive cast ironwork and lead-framed bottle glass windows,” the museum added.

Five Top European Tile Trends For 2022

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Tile is one of the most durable, versatile wellness design materials in the world. I've been to all three of the major tile expos in the world. The post Five Top European Tile Trends For 2022 comes to you courtesy of Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC, Wellness Design Consultant and Author.

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Geometrical Ceramic Tiles Offer Everlasting Design

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Our new Geometrical Glazed Ceramic tile collection was used to create this appealing kitchen backsplash. Our Geometrical line of ceramic tile mixes classic hand-painted glaze techniques with modern, geometric patterns to achieve an absolutely stunning look. The Geometrical Ceramic Tile collection features hand-glazed, modern patterns. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use, these high-fired ceramic tiles are suitable for indoor or outdoor use.

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.

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.

Kibak Tiles

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We are starting with a company going on its third generation of female tile makers – Kibak Tile. The story of Kibak Tile begins in the 50s with the founder’s mother Gudrun emigrating from Denmark to California with her husband. Kibak Tile.

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Innovation in Ceramic Architecture: The TR HOUSE BARCELONA

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Developed as a solution to the build and develop the existing sloping conditions of the land, the TR House project draws upon tile-cladding for privacy, light and stunning views in this three story home tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

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. As a result, the tile expands and contracts.

Ceramic Tile – A Solid Bet for Young Architects

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T he use of ceramic in construction dates all the way back to 30,000 BC, when clay mortars were used to hold a structure made of branches and canes together. Although we’ve come a long way from branch houses, ceramics are still constantly evolving. New technologies have made ceramic tiles one of the most innovative architectural materials available today, and the youngest generation of architects is jumping on board.

Ceramic tile for safe and sustainable homes

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Ceramic tile is not only beautiful, it is also healthy for your home. So states a Bulletin from TCNA (Tile Council of North America)s. The Bulletin notes that tile is also long-lasting, easy to clean, fire-safe, and offers many slip-resistant choices.

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. On one end of the scale, very thin large-format tiles are still emerging, while on the other a revival of smaller more traditional tiles is on the horizon.…

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.

Rubble Tile Spotlight: Modern, Elegant Ceramic Wall Tile in Stock in the USA

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New Product affordable ceramic tile affordable tile minneapolis backsplash bathroom Bathroom tile ceramic tile commercial Kitchen backsplash residential restaurant shower tile Tile Minneapolis tile shop minneapolis wall tile where to buy ceramic tile in MinneapolisWhen we imagine the Riviera, we think of sun, warmth, and colorful architecture.

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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? Ceramics in the kitchen.

Tile of Spain Announces Upcoming Schedule of Digital Events Showcasing Spanish Ceramic Tile and Design

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Coverings Connected: Full Spectrum Ceramics Industry Solutions & Best Practices 2020. With the rapid pace of innovation in the ceramic industry it’s easy to miss some crucial developmentsand have some blind spots in your specifications.

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Colorful To Classic: Stylish Hexes, Bars & Liners at Rubble Tile

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At Rubble Tile, we like to celebrate innovation and those who strive to succeed while being unique. With their non-stop irreverence coupled with their impressive design talents, AlysEdwards Tile & Stone provides a prime example of the type of tile makers we enjoy working with.

Easy Cleaning Tips for Porcelain and Ceramic Tile

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The post Easy Cleaning Tips for Porcelain and Ceramic Tile appeared first on Why Tile. Tile Tips

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Making Tile Modern

We love a tile blend. It’s kind of our “thing,” and for years we’ve been stocking rockin’ tile blends in our Brio® vitreous glass tile line , our Lush® glass tile line , our ModDotz™ porcelain penny round tile collection , and we’ve been offering custom tile blends with our Brio® tile so our fabulous customers can create the tile blend of their dreams.