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Nature: The Timeless Trend

Tile of Spain USA

Natural motifs in interior design are timeless trends that are in constant evolution. Architects and designers are always looking for new ways to translate the beauty of nature into different styles for residential and commercial projects.

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Why Choose Porcelain Paving?

The London Tile Co.

If you’ve been on the hunt for new paving recently you have probably come across one or two products made from porcelain. This versatile material is taking over most areas of our home, but you might be wondering why it’s become so popular externally.

How To Get The World Traveler Look

Granada Tile

In a recent article in the LA Times , actress Heather Graham, whose directorial debut, “Half Magic”, opens in theaters shortly, shares the magic of her bathroom as a place of inspiration.

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And Sometimes We HAve To Tear It Out!

How to Floor Tile

So, I started installing this floor. The next day I removed the lash clips to resume the install but they just didn't do the job as I would have liked. So, I ripped it out and started over. I hate doing the same thing twice but worse than that leaving some uneven edges was not acceptable.

20 Painted Ceiling Ideas That Change Everything

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The ceiling is usually a neglected space in room design, but it certainly shouldn’t be. Why settle? With the right wallpaper or shade of paint (and a little inspiration), your ceiling makes a stunning statement. Here’s 20 of our favorite standout ceilings.

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Bring The Outdoors In With Our Favorite Ways To Display House Plants

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Indoor plants not only make your living space more inviting and luxurious, they also make your home’s air healthier. Check out some of our favorite ways to freshen up your home décor with a touch of green. House plants add a unique look to your space while improving air quality.

building on basics : eclipse

Ciao Tile

there’s not much to argue when it comes to a classic. but when you can build on it…tweak it…play with it a bit, making that classic more. unique, you know you’ve got something good. our eclipse series is the perfect starting point.

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How To Add Color To An All-White Kitchen

Granada Tile

The other day we mentioned that, among the hottest kitchen trends for 2018 was adding color to your all white kitchen. That might have had some of you scratching your heads, wondering how to do that without a lot of time, mess or money.

Installation Experience Debuts at Coverings

Stone Update

Interactive sessions will highlight tile-installation best practices. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

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Favorite Spring Cleaning Tips (Plus Inspiration!)


This time of year it may be tempting to head outside to smell the flowers, but there’s a reason spring cleaning is a time-honored tradition. A fresh, clean look will help your family be more productive and comfortable in this new season.

building on basics : eclipse

Ciao Tile

there’s not much to argue when it comes to a classic. but when you can build on it…tweak it…play with it a bit, making that classic more. unique, you know you’ve got something good. our eclipse series is the perfect starting point.

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Design Inspirations – Paris

JG Kitchens

It’s been on my bucket list forever, I think, but I’m finally going to Paris in a few weeks. I’m beyond excited! I’m not the type of traveler who feels the need to take in every museum or occupy every hour. I like to take history tours. I like to wander.

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StatWatch: No Christmas Bonus for 2017

Stone Update

December imports down for majority of natural-stone categories; quartz’s growth slows. Featured StatWatch (Monthly Report) Stone Imports

How to Pull off Cozy Minimalism: A Perfect Blend of Two Opposing Styles

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Cozy minimalism is everywhere these days. We’ll show you why. Image: Studio Morton Does “cozy minimalism” sounds like an oxymoron? If you think it does, you’re not alone. However, this intriguing home décor style is a situation in which opposites definitely attract.

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10 Stunning Ways To Bring Street Art To The Home

Trendir Magazine

There is something unexpected, almost aggressively cool yet charming about adding street art to the home. Whether its directly painted on the walls in a free form or hung up as art, street art is moving indoors as we are excited about that.

A Provence Garden Fit for A Fairytale

The Ace of Space

Perched on a hilltop overlooking the picturesque Cavalon Plain and within view of Mont Ventoux is the 11th Century castle complex La Carmejane.

Architectural Blogging … It isn’t for Everyone

Life of an Architect

My computer is dying … I am systematically killing it with all the stuff I keep on here. One of the things that frequently happens when you write a blog like mine ( i.e. a site that is graphically heavy with content ) is that your hard drive fills up pretty quickly.

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The Secret to Small Space Design? Go Big!

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A small living room featuring unexpectedly large elements that work, visually and functionally. Image: Bhavin Taylor Design Just because you have a tiny space doesn’t mean you should have tiny furniture.

15 Ways To Style The House With Trendy Buffalo Check

Trendir Magazine

Big, bold, and classic, this print has been on the scene for awhile but it’s back and better than ever. From modern accents to rustic charm, below you’ll find 15 ways to style the house with trendy buffalo check.

Seven Rules to Follow When Renovating Your Apartment

Kitchen and Residential Design

Whether you live in a studio apartment or something more spacious like The Madrid , renovating is the perfect way to make it your own. If you’re in the market to spruce your place up, then follow these seven essential rules.

8 Most Romantic Getaways in The World

The Ace of Space

What we won’t do for love. Houses, castles, and hotels have been built for love and designed to reignite and honor love. And like the perfect relationship, some are designed for pampering, comfort, and indulgence.

Get The Latest Anthropologie Home Pieces at Nordstrom Now

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Nordstrom is known for their incredible customer service, easy online shopping experience and very generous return policies. Anthropologie is known for their artisanal fashion and home collections that always include a bit of exotica or vintage flare.

15 Different Command Center Ideas To Keep the Family Organized

Trendir Magazine

In the mudroom, in the kitchen, or in the laundry room, you can hide away this corner and keep your worries at bay. Have all the essentials tidy and ready for the week ahead. Here are 15 different command center ideas to keep the family organized but in the most stylish of ways.

Caesarstone CEO Resigns

Stone Update

Zilberman leaves quartz-surfaces company after 14 months at the helm. Featured Company Insider News


Sivyer’s Construction Materials Tipper Fleet Benefits from Ground-Breaking Freeway System

The A to Z of Building

Sivyer, whose fleet of tippers, grabs and volumetric concrete trucks collect and recycle materials from many of London’s biggest construction sites, has deployed the latest fleet management

New Lilly Pulitzer and Pottery Barn Collab: Sunshine, Flamingos and Tropical Happiness

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Pottery Barn and Lilly Pulitzer have joined forces to bring you, your kids, and even your baby more vibrant prints and pretty colors (can you ever have enough?).

Easter Recipe: Deviled Eggs with Cheese & Bacon


Deviled Eggs are a family favorite Easter recipe– and a savory tradition my children love. This version is easy and the crispy bacon adds a special touch. Check our tip at the end of the recipe if you want to heat it up a bit!). Easter Recipe: Deviled Eggs with Cheese & Bacon. .


Lapitec Joins Modern Surfaces

Stone Update

Sintered surface will be highlighted alongside other alternative surfaces. Featured Company Insider News


Sick Of Winter? Check Out CB2’s Pool Party Collab With Fred Segal Los Angeles

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

CB2 is California dreaming of long summer days by the pool. Their latest collection, in conjunction with the famed Los Angeles retailer-to-the-stars, Fred Segal, is available now.

Target’s New Line of Exotic, Boho-Chic Decor Is Exactly What You Need

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We can probably all use a little more exotic spice and color in our lives. Some of us are lucky enough to travel to far-flung places to get our fix. But if you can’t, you can now go to Target, no passport required.

Neolith Expands Production, Faciities

Stone Update

Fourth manufacturing line for sintered surface will debut by month’s end. Featured Company Insider News

IceStone Cuts Hours, Not Dollars

Stone Update

Cementious-slab producer alters employees’ week to 37.5 hours of work, 40 hours of pay. Featured Company Insider News


Transform Your Bathroom Into A Spa


It’s where you start your morning—and end the day. And, with a few simple changes, your bathroom can also become a much-needed retreat from a stressful world. Simple Ways to Turn Your Bathroom Into a Spa. (A A big “thank you” to our friends at for sponsoring this post!).

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