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Tile Excellence

Is uneven marble floor installation "expected" as you are being told? You''ll be instructed on how to download the free app. Is your plumber insisting on using a copper pan for your shower but you remember reading that rubber membranes were not only much more economical, but lasted forever, and did not leak or rust? You can''t remember the details, but you want to talk to the plumber and ask questions or insist on using a rubber membrane, but you need your facts.

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Tile with Money in Mind

Architectural Ceramics

To learn more about the collection, download a Data Sheet here. To check out the full collection, download a Data Sheet here. To view the entire collection, download the Data Sheet here. To view more from the collection, download the Data Sheet here. The deadline is here.

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Summer Blockbusters: New AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

For more details about our Adele Collection, download a Data Sheet here. The Ivory tile, for example, blends well with the toilet and the floating white vanity’s marble countertop. Lights, camera, action!

Take It Outside: Outdoor AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Throughout historic cities in Europe, their streets are paved in cobblestones, the statues are carved in marble, and their monuments are clad in limestone. Or, go for a vein-cut marble instead of a slate with an uneven cleft. To view the full collection, download a Data Sheet here.

Made By Moms, For Moms: Tiled Spaces with a Feminine Touch

Architectural Ceramics

To view more color options from the Wood Replica Collection, download a Data Sheet here. To view the entire rane of simple white field tiles, trims, and mosaics, download the Data Sheet here. To view the full collection, download a Data Sheet here.

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Sealed with a Kiss: Hexagon Kiss Dipped Tile

Architectural Ceramics

From ceramic and porcelain to glass and marble, we have plenty of hexagon types to choose from. Calacatta Chablis: The veining in this 4″ marble hexagon gets our blood pumping. To view even more field sizes, mosaics and trims from the collection, download our Data Sheet here.

Surge: AC’s Glass-Inspired Ceramic

Architectural Ceramics

Download a data sheet here of our Surge Collection. Tatami: Our Tatami Collection features marble mosaics with soft color and texture. One of those mosaic options, mixes in Ming Green marble.

A Growing Trend: Matte Black Tile is Back

Architectural Ceramics

To view our full Aristocrat Collection, visit our product page or download a datasheet here. AC’s Legend Collection, in the Kumba pattern, Nero Marquina and Calacatta Tia tumbled marble.

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Indonesian Inspiration: AC’s Batik Collection

Architectural Ceramics

Download a data sheet here of our Batik Collection. Our Legend Collection, featuring the Flagstaff pattern in tumbled Thassos, Bardiglio and Cavern marbles; image via architecturalceramics.com. What do tiles and textiles have in common? Both begin their life cycles as natural elements.

4 Ways to Think Big with Tile in Small Bathrooms

Architectural Ceramics

To view the full Batik Collection, visit our Product Page or download a Data Sheet here. For more information or inspiration from our City Hall Collection, visit our Product Page , or download a Data Sheet here. We all know the phrase, bigger is better.

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March Madness: ACI’s Final Four Tile Matchups

Architectural Ceramics

Download your own 2018 Tile Bracket here. To reference this information later, download a Printable PDF here. ” To view the full Euphoria Collection, download a Data Sheet here. For college basketball, the month of March means everything.

AC Tackles Commercial & Residential Tile Projects

Architectural Ceramics

For more Slim Slab options, visit our Product Page or download a Datasheet here. To view our full Silk Stone Collection, including field sizes, mosaics and trims, download a Datasheet here. The look-alike marble Slim Slab is stunning.

Working in Harmony: Tile That Embodies the Principles of Feng Shui

Architectural Ceramics

To view more from our wood-look porcelain collection, Lux Wood, download a Data Sheet here. The 12″x24″ marble tile features a deeply brushed finish, similar to a flamed or textured finish, that accentuates it’s linear veining.

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Bigger Is Better: Large Format Porcelain Tile

Architectural Ceramics

For information about our Ancient Stone Collection, visit the Product Page on our website, or download a Data Sheet here. To view more special order field tile sizes and trims from the Industry Collection, download a Data Sheet here. Go big or go home.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Download a data sheet here of our Basics Collection. Download a data sheet here of our London Collection. Italy: Most people likely think of marble before ceramic tile when they hear the name Italy. Download a data sheet here of our City Hall Collection.

Handmade Cement Tile: Defining Quality

Tile Talk

This 14-page downloadable Guide features information, examples of cement tile installations, FAQs, and more. First, the color layer is prepared using a mixture of marble powder, white cement and other minerals. By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry.

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Happy April Fools Day!!

The Tile Shop

I try to download most of our new displays to my Pinterest page- you will be able to find them here: https://www.pinterest.com/kfroelich41/my-work/ And….on Next up, a Hampton Carrara white marble shower from Albert Taylor in our Rochester, NY location- beautiful!!

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Subtle Seaside Style: Tile Inspiration & Collections With a Soft Touch

Architectural Ceramics

To view the collection’s full color options, download a Data Sheet here. Terrazzo tile is a composite material, made of a cement bonding agent or body, with chips of marble, granite, glass or quartz on the surface. Summer is here. The beach is calling.

It’s Only Natural: AC’s Glass Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

Download a data sheet here of our Naturals Collection. By mixing the same Cliff glass color from our Naturals Collection with Calacatta marble, the Brocade series in the Oval pattern marries a traditional and modern aesthetic. School’s out for summer. The sun is shining.

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MIA Releases Stones of North America Version 3

StoneDimensions

The Marble Institute of America has released Stones of North America Version 3. " The Stones of North America iPad app is available for free download on iTunes.

Large Format Tile Requires Specialized Mortars

CUSTOM Insights Blog

It was formerly known as CUSTOM’s Marble, Granite & Travertine mortar but was renamed to reflect its overall LFT properties. Download our white paper on large format tile mortars Today’s tile is larger than ever.

The Best Solar Panels for 2016 — and beyond

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

You’ll soon become familiar with the websites of the companies that manufacture the parts — especially the ‘download manuals’ area,” writes the author. In her book Bread, Wine, Chocolate, journalist Simran Sethi explores the idea of setting our tastes based on what is ethical.