September, 2017

Six Spanish Tile Trends Seen at Cersaie 2017

Tile of Spain USA

Miami, FL, September 2017 – Over 90 Tile of Spain companies showcase their latest ceramic tile innovations and collections at Cersaie 2017 this week in Bologna, Italy. Once again, Spanish tile manufacturers debut collections based upon popular design trends during the annual international show.

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Guest Post from Natural Stone Institute – Caring for your Natural Stone Surfaces at Home

JG Kitchens

There is no finer artist than Mother Nature. Her gifts of marble, onyx, granite, soapstone and other stones have been justly prized for millennia. You may have one of these surfaces in your home. Marble and granite have long been popular for countertops, shower surrounds and floor tiles.

Indonesian Inspiration: AC’s Batik Collection

Architectural Ceramics

What do tiles and textiles have in common? Both begin their life cycles as natural elements. Both are flat surfaces waiting to be embellished. Both are used by interior designers and homeowners alike to decorate a space.

Flagstone Tile Layout Patterns

The London Tile Co.

Flagstone-style flooring has been used all over the world for years. Traditionally made from stone such as travertine or limestone, the term flagstone is now commonly used to describe the patterns created using different sized tiles or paving stones.

Benefits of Cement Tile Floors

Granada Tile

Cement tiles have been popular since the 1860s and this is for a good reason—they are one of the most practical and beautiful types of tiles available. Cement tiles offer a huge range of benefits that make them a good choice for any room in your home.

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Large Format Tile Becoming the Norm

As The Tile Turns

Forget the diminutive porcelain tiles that long dominated suburban bathrooms; today, it's all about large format tile, which offers a cleaner, more sophisticated look with minimal grout lines

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Tile of Spain prepares for Cersaie 2017

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain is once again returns to Bologna, Italy to exhibit the latest and greatest in tile trends at Cersaie 2017.

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A Latte Love: Fall Tile Inspiration

Architectural Ceramics

For many of us, the change in season from summer to fall is a welcomed time of year. We get to enjoy the change in weather, waredrobes, and drink orders.

New Tile Brochure Out Now

The London Tile Co.

Our latest Tile Collection brochure has arrived and we very excited to share it with the world. This issue is bursting with new and best selling tiles, as as well information about external porcelain, wet rooms and electric underfloor heating. You can view the new Tile Brochure online or pop into any of our showrooms to pick up a hard copy. Read on for more information about some of our favourite ranges. New Tile Ranges.

Don’t Remodel Your Bathroom Before Considering Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

Tiles have always been a go-to material for the bathroom, but have you considered cement tile for your remodel? If not, it’s about time you do. Cement tiles have been showing up in magazines, home renovation TV shows, and décor blogs more and more, and for good reasons.

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40 Romantic and Welcoming Grey Kitchens For Your Home

Trendir Magazine

Grey is a relaxing tone that’s fit for any and all rooms of the house. From the bedroom to the hallways, it’s an easy neutral to work with and a shade that’s easy to decorate around. And we’ve found 40 romantic and welcoming grey kitchens that will suit your home with ease.

Call for Entries: Tile of Spain Awards 2017

Tile of Spain USA

The Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER) has announced a new edition of the Tile of Spain Architecture, Interior Design, and Final Degree Project Awards.

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Modomo announces the opening of its North American Headquarters

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. August 9, 2017. Modomo announces the opening of its North American Headquarters. Direct from Italy comes fine Italian Tile designed specifically for the North American market. Coconut Creek, FL, August 9, 2017 ) – Modomo is proud to announce the opening of its. headquarters at 4171, West Hillsboro Blvd, Suite #12, Coconut Creek, Florida. It’s one more step in Modomo’s goal to provide fine Italian tile, designed for the North American market. “We’re

Lettered to Perfection – Little Tile Guy

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

This 1200 sq. install, using local slate and wood-look porcelain tiles, is in the Factory Point Place in Manchester, Vermont. The building, a historic bank, is being remodeled to accommodate new businesses. Oliver Ledbetter, owner of Little Tile Guy, LLC, designed and installed all of the tile.

10 Design Tips for Small Kitchens

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

If you’re ready for a kitchen renovation but worried about having limited space to work with, take a deep breath—there are plenty of innovative ideas and stunning features that can make your small kitchen feel like the biggest room in your home.

What Type of Tile to Use for Your Next Project?

Granada Tile

Are you confused by all of the different tile material options? You’re not alone! In fact, many people are unsure about which type of tile will work best for their project. Don’t worry, Granada Tile is here to make the process easy and help you find the perfect tile for your next remodel project.

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Bathroom Paint Colors That Always Look Fresh and Clean

Trendir Magazine

Painting any area of your home can give you the perfect upgrade in a simple step. It can upgrade even a beige old tiled bathroom. Regardless if you are working with one bathroom or two or even a master bath suite giving it a new paint job could be just what it needs.

Join Us in Boston!

Tile of Spain USA

Join Poggenpohl and Tile of Spain October 18th in Boston for tapas, networking and a CEU discussion highlighting the latest in ceramic tile technologies. Ceramics For Life: Consumer & Design Trends 2017 will be presented by Ryan Fasan, Tile of Spain Consultant. Wednesday October 18th, 2017.

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Tile Trends: GIO Looks at Metal Tiles for Commercial Design


Both metal tiles and tiles with metallic finishes have been growing in popularity in the design world the past few seasons, and the available selections just keep getting better.

It all makes Cents: Rudi’s Tile & Design Construction

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Markus Dworowy of Rudi’s Tile & Design Construction , is a second generation German Master Tile Setter and Craftsman. He started in the industry when he was just ten, learning the trade from his father back in Germany.

Five Ways to Cozy Up Your Home for Fall

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. As the sunny, carefree days of summer wind down, we look ahead to the days of apple orchards and colorful leaves.

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How to Create a Cement Tile Rug Design

Granada Tile

Cement tile rugs can give even the simplest of rooms a unique look. They’re an easy and affordable way to make a style statement that’s both stunning and practical!

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Free up Your Counter Space with These Kitchen Organizing Ideas

Trendir Magazine

Is cooking and entertaining in your kitchen a harder task than it should be? A small kitchen space does not mean you should not entertain in your home. It just means you have to be smarter on the décor items you do use.

Creating Your Dream Bathroom

Conestoga Tile Blog

Let’s be honest, bathrooms take up a lot of our days. From getting ready in the morning to restroom breaks at work, we see a lot of bathrooms in our lifetime. That is why you should invest in your home’s bathrooms, especially the master bath.

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Marazzi's Elegant Classentino Marble

ISC Surfaces

Classentino Marble Corinth Beige Classentino Marble by Marazzi is an elegant, ultra-realistic marble look porcelain with unique color veining and greater dimensional depth and clarity. The line features weave and linear hexagon mosaics.

10 Stylish How to Tile a Bathroom Wall


Replacing the bathroom wall with ceramics on bathroom wall is how to make the display looked clean and interesting. One of the choice for beautifying the display is by using motifly ceramics.

There’s a Small Bathroom Design Revolution and You’ll Love These Rule-breaking Trends

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Tired of your small, dark and uninspiring bathroom? Are you ready to finally give it an overhaul?

Stone Shower

KB Culture

The rock-filled wire cages called gabion—typically used as retaining walls—have been the darlings of landscape architects and interior designers for several seasons, owing to their eco-friendly image and compelling materiality.

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ARDEX Releases K 521™: A New Self-Leveling Concrete Topping with Aggregate Surface

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Aliquippa, Pa., September 11, 2017 – ARDEX Americas is pleased to announce that ARDEX K 521™ Self-Leveling Concrete Topping with Aggregate Surface ​​​​is now available for purchase at ARDEX distributors throughout North America.

Organize Your Bathroom!

Conestoga Tile Blog

It can seem like things just collect in your bathroom because of regular use but with a couple of well-learned tips, your room can go from cluttered to chic without much hassle. First, take stock of what is beneath your sink and go through these products. What you do not need, toss.

Precious, a Calacatta marble look from Florida Tile

ISC Surfaces

Precious from Florida Tile is inspired by Calacatta marble and features white backgrounds accentuated by deep grey and brown veins. The many sizes available in this line enable beautiful custom designs to fit any project.

9 Best Ways in How To Tile a Bathroom Floor


Using the right tools. For beginning, if you want to know how to install the ceramics by yourself, you should have the tools and materials that are right for this job. You can buy, or lend, most of the tools and materials that you need in tools shop closer. For the tools that too expensive […].

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We Asked Interior Designers: What Small Changes Make the Biggest Difference?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Give your rooms a fresh look with these designers’ best tips.

In Stock Lush Glass Tile Sale

Making Tile Modern

All In-Stock Lush Glass Subway Tile Is On Sale At Up To 45% Off. Sale ends October 31st, 2017 or when sold out. Shop Modwalls Tile Sale. Here are some home design ideas using our Lush Modern Glass Subway Tile: We can’t wait to see how you’ll style our tile!

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The Tile Doctor

Installing Tile in your Sports Inspired Man-Cave and can’t find the right finishing touch in your decor to fit your team’s colors? With the addition of The Tile Doctor’s Starlike® Glamour Tile Grout, the color possibilities are just about endless! You are covered whether you are a Clemson. How-To

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Kitchen Remodel

Conestoga Tile Blog

If we can give you any advice, it is to never go into a remodel without a game plan. You should understand the basics before you dive into the wonderful world of remodeling. Remodeling your home will come with a lot of ups and downs.

Marazzi's Newest Wood and Stone Looks

ISC Surfaces

Chateau Reserve - Shadow Mountain Chateau Reserve features the look of lightly distressed European Oak in long length planks that create a visually stunning look. New StepWise technology makes this line uniquely suited for external and wet areas.