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CTDA is excited to announce the 2019 Supplier of the Year, Crossville, Inc!

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Last night at CTDA’s Coverings Happy Hour, Crossville, Inc. was announced as the Supplier of the Year. This is Crossville’s THIRD time winning this award and is the first supplier to do so!

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Kitchen Case Study: Old Florida, New Vision

Kitchens for Living

One hundred years ago Addison Mizner brought Spanish style to Florida. Incidentally, the state’s written history begins with the arrival of Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon in 1513.

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Penny Round Tile Inspiration to Fill Your Home Renovation Idea Bank

Architectural Ceramics

Tax Day. It always goes one of two ways: receiving a refund or owing Uncle Sam a penny or two. If you plan to use your refund on a home renovation project, then Architectural Ceramics is here to fill your idea bank with inspiration.

Designing for a Masculine Aesthetic

As The Tile Turns

Stereotypes abound regarding masculine and feminine decor. Guys allegedly bemoan the loss of their bachelor pads, while women are thought to take over with flowers, pastels, and piles of throw pillows. In reality, however, interior design is rarely so simple.

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Preview 2019’s Top Tile Trends For American Homes — From

JG Kitchens

I’m in Orlando at the moment, checking out the latest tile innovations, products and trends at Coverings. Here’s an early look at the top looks at this massive tile expo. As you might expect, there’s eye candy for days!

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Beautiful Grey Bathroom Ideas – How To Bring A Timeless Touch

Trendir Magazine

Grey- a mid-ground color that seems to work best when it is accompanied by bolder hues yet can be quite the show stopper when it’s left to become the star of the room. That one shade that simultaneously works well in every room, every style and every time of year.

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Just Enough Tile is Not Enough Tile

Architectural Ceramics

You’ve measured your project space and know your total square footage, but there’s more to ordering tile than an accurate take-off. Ordering the bare minimum to cover your square footage is a recipe for disaster.

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Master Bathroom … Again

Life of an Architect

Apparently, I don’t like myself very much, I am basing this on all the evidence I have on hand … and I use the word “evidence” because the master bathroom in my current home is a crime scene.

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How To Finish The Edges Of Your Valverdi Patio

Valverdi Indoor-Out

Porcelain is a fantastic material choice for patios as it is extremely strong and hard-wearing, but it does require some attention when it comes to the edges. Factory finished or cut edges can be sharp, particularly if the tiles have been rectified, or unsightly if the body of the tile differs slightly in colour from the surface. With traditional stone or cement paving slabs you would usually use a contrasting colour brick, block or edging piece to create a border.

The Great Outdoors: Tile for Outside Applications

Architectural Ceramics

When you first think of landscaping your patio or other outside space, you probably don’t immediately think of tile. But tile is not just for your kitchen or bathroom – there are tons of great tiles for outdoor use.

In Lea Ceramiche We Trust

Diary of a Tile Addict

In Milan, Italy, the Briscola Pizza Society is staying true to its name. With help from Lea Ceramiche , and architectural design from Fabio Novembre, these two new locations in Porta Nuova and Duomo transform the classic Italian playing cards into ceramic decor.

Charming Bedroom Ideas For Teenage Girls

Trendir Magazine

Every teenage girl has her own specific style, whether it be edgy with a punk rock twist or sweet and sassy with a hint of love for fashion.

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TCNA-Mexico Unveils Trade Event This Fall

Stone Update

Obra Blanca Expo set for October in Mexico City. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

Top 6 Indicators You Need an Expert Plumber ASAP

Kitchen and Residential Design

There is nothing as boring as drainage sluggish in your sink when washing your utensils. Every avid dishwasher will attest to that truth, especially when they are in a hurry of doing something else. Of course, this is a common phenomenon in many homes in Hamilton.

Artisanal Aesthetic

Diary of a Tile Addict

These three new ranges from SomerTile – Essenza, Atelie, and Mandala – combine the well-worn aesthetic of on-trend traditional tiles with the textural variety of hand-made artisanal pieces.

Rustic Industrial Living Room Ideas to Inspire

Trendir Magazine

It’s no secret that rustic décor has taken the design world by storm. As of recently, the beloved décor trend has become a bit more modern with the help of industrial allure.

Cosentino Opens City Center in L.A.

Stone Update

Silestone® brand ambassador Cindy Crawford on hand for West Hollywood ribbon-cutting. Featured People+Places News


Innovative Modular Solutions Once Again Recognized by the Modular Building Institute

The A to Z of Building

Innovative Modular Solutions (IMS), headquartered in Oswego, Illinois, received a first place award at the annual Modular Building Institute (MBI) Convention on March 18 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Show-stopping Modern Wall Units for your Living Room

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to your living room having a show-stopping element is one of the best ways to bring a visual appeal. Having a modern, show-stopping wall unit could provide that interesting visual allure that your room needs.

TISE to Make China Debut This Year

Stone Update

Shanghai event slated for mid-December. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

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Braxton-Bragg Names Knudsen CFO

Stone Update

Former finance chief for HTC Inc. Featured People+Places News


Overheating in Cities During Heatwave can be Reduced with Reflective Roofs

The A to Z of Building

Compared to the countryside, cities are usually a few degrees warmer because of the urban heat island effect. This effect is caused partly by the absence of moisture and vegetation in cities compared