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5 Unique Ways to Incorporate Handmade Cement Tiles to Your Home

Granada Tile

In a world of IKEA furniture and DIY projects, architects and designers need to be creative when adding unique elements to a home.

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Think Outside the Box: Rethinking the Square Shower Niche

Architectural Ceramics

The shower niche. It’s not going away, but we want to know – where is it going next? Time and time again, a square shower niche is recessed between two wall studs, above the water controls and below the shower head, but let’s stretch conventional thinking.

Kitchen Sinks: How to Choose the Best Style for Your Needs

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In terms of functionality, the sink is a vitally important part of your kitchen. It’s an important consideration in the design of your kitchen, and is essential in the hallowed kitchen work triangle. However, with so many styles to choose from, are homeowners choosing style over function?

Tile Store, Why Your Installer Should Go With You!

How to Floor Tile

There are a lot of important items to consider when selecting tile. One is cost of installation. Why do we charge X for one type of tile and Y for another? It's easy to answer, some tile is much more time consuming to install than others.

Arquitectos usan mosaicos y azulejos artesanales en sus proyectos.

Granada Tile

Decoración de baño con pisos, duchas y paredes cubiertas de azulejos de cemento Fez de Granada Tile Latin América.

Back to Basics: Which material is right for my design?

Architectural Ceramics

When designing for a tile project, there are more factors than just color and style to keep in mind. Architectural Ceramics carries a wide variety of materials each with their own features. Should you choose stone, ceramic, glass or something else?

How To Decorate With Stylish Black Kitchen Cabinets

Trendir Magazine

When it comes to creating a space that speaks to your personal style and character you want to consider your color palette. Why consider a traditional white color wave when you can go to the dark side and try a black hue instead?

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Decoraciones modernas de casas.

Granada Tile

Decoración de baño por Stefanie Rosa´s usando los azulejos de concreto Athens de Granada Tile. En el mundo del diseño de interiores y muebles IKEA, los arquitectos y diseñadores deben ser creativos al momento de agregar elementos únicos a las decoraciones del hogar.

How to Make a More Sustainable Kitchen

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. When you think about it, the kitchen has more potential for waste than any other area in the home. It’s where the majority of your appliances run.

Wood Look Tile is Here to Stay!


There’s no denying that hardwood floors are beautiful. But maintaining them? Not so much beauty in that, especially for high-traffic commercial interiors.

Superior Shades

Diary of a Tile Addict

This range was previously covered in Tile Addict back in October but due to the recognition of its excellence from NYCxDESIGN it feels like a good excuse to celebrate these fabulous tiles once again.

Reasons Why Architects Choose Handmade Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

Luxury, uniqueness, and vibrancy are all things architects seek out when planning a home’s design. What could encompass all of these besides handmade cement tiles?

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Exclusive! Houzz 2019 Kitchen 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. The 2019 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study provides insight regarding the most popular kitchen trends in home improvement.

Home-related Father’s Day Gift Ideas — from the San Diego Union-Tribune

JG Kitchens

Father’s Day is just a few short weeks away. If you’re looking for a great gift for Dad that isn’t a tie or golf balls, here are some home-related ideas from my latest piece for the San Diego Union-Tribune !

How To Arrange Your Furniture To Make Any Room Feel Grander

Trendir Magazine

If you have a smaller space in your home, then you know how difficult it can be at times. While we happen to love the idea of a cozy space that isn’t as big, having a smaller area can be overwhelming, particularly when you have a specific decorating style in mind.

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Top Moroccan Style Tiles for Your Bathroom

Granada Tile

Very few tile styles get the honor of being both ‘timeless’ and ‘versatile’ anywhere in the home. The bathroom is the tile’s palace, where it gets a moment in the spotlight as it enchants visitors with sweeping patterns and vibrant colors.

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Working from Home? How to Set Up a Distraction-Free Home Office

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Working from home can be a double-edged sword. On one hand, skipping a commute and getting to work in your pajamas is great. On the other hand, your house is filled with distractions and it can be hard to stay focused.

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‘Qualified Labor’ playlist Video

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Please find the video here: [link]. Business How-To Featured Articles Industry Insights #skilledlabor #skilledtrades #trades #WhyTile

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Crazy Cool Kids Bedroom Ideas

Trendir Magazine

Do you remember what your childhood bedroom looked like? Was it the room you had always envisioned? Most likely not, and if it was, it sure, was not as cool and fun as these ideas. While most areas of the home tend to be upgraded once or twice a year, the kids’ room usually does not.

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Decoraciones de baño estilo marroquí con azulejos de cemento.

Granada Tile

En este blog encontrarás algunas ideas para decorar tu baño con azulejos de cemento y baldosas hidráulicas con estilo marroquí o pisos artesanales con diseños árabes. El diseño interior de un baño siempre destaca por la instalación de azulejos de cemento que se adapten a cualquier estilo decorativo.

How to Add an Outdoor Bar

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Set up an outdoor bar to make the most of the summer. Pieces like the Abbott Brown Ultimate Bar can make it super simple. Image courtesy of Pottery Barn. 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.

Biosite Achieves ISO 27001 Certification for Information Security

The A to Z of Building

Biosite Systems, a leader in biometric access control and workforce management solutions for the construction industry, has achieved ISO 27001 certification for information security management.

Best barstools to instantly upgrade your kitchen

Trendir Magazine

While the kitchen might just be one of the most used and loved areas of a home, sometimes redecorating it or upgrading its appeal can be quite difficult. Particularly, if you’re simply looking to make a few changes here and there without having to spend a leg and an arm on new décor.

025: Architectural Bucket List

Life of an Architect

Today we are talking about Architectural Bucket lists. Everyone knows what a bucket list is – things you want to do or achieve in your life.

The 10 Commandments of Painting

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Who doesn’t love paint? It’s luscious and creamy and comes in every color imaginable. Regardless of the sheen — flat, eggshell, satin or gloss — painting is a great way to either radically or subtly transform your environment.

Should You Finish Your Iowa Basement?

Kitchen and Residential Design

via Iowa is full of beautiful homes. They ornament our countryside, decorate our towns and cities and hold a piece of our heartland. To you, your home is special: It's where you and your family are building memories. You know what you love about it and you know what you would change about it.

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Using 3D Technology in Construction Reduces Costs and Wastes, Ensures Faster Production

The A to Z of Building

Building Safety Month ends by week 5. Its focus is on how technological developments lead to safer and more resilient homes. The theme “Innovations in Safety” of this week analyzes

Turn Your Bedroom into a Cozy Retreat


(A big “thank you” to for sponsoring this post!). It’s hard to feel lonely when you’re constantly surrounded by your nearest and dearest. But if you live in a crowded household, a lack of privacy can become a problem.

Escrow 101: What You Need to Know

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Escrow is simpler than you might expect, and it’s key in real estate transactions. Image: WorldWide/Shutterstock. When you buy a house, you basically have to learn a whole new language.

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Keeping Your Home Free of Water Damage: 4 Ways to Do it Right

Kitchen and Residential Design

Part of being a homeowner is doing regular maintenance to make sure your property stays in great condition. Here are some ways to make sure your house stays water damage-free. Homeownership comes with several responsibilities — one of which is maintenance.

Think Zen is All About Neutral Colors? Try These Colorful Zen Styles

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. One hallmark of traditional zen spaces is that they tend to be dominated by neutral and earthy colors, especially beiges and browns.

How to Organize an Attic Once and for All

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The prospect of organizing an attic can be a surprisingly daunting one. Unfinished attic spaces can be dark, cavernous areas where you’d rather not venture. They’re right up there with unfinished basements late at night, root cellars and dark crawlspaces under very old homes.

Everything You Need to Know About Keeping Weeds at Bay this Summer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Now that summer weather is here, it’s time to start thinking about lawn maintenance. This is especially true when it comes to keeping weeds at bay. With that in mind, we’ve laid out all the weed prevention tips that you need to know.

Your Summer Herb Garden Checklist

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Add some flavor to the coming months with this summer herb garden checklist. Image: Alexander Raths/Shutterstock. Summer is here and that doesn’t just mean more vibrancy in your weekend routine. It can also mean more vibrancy on your plate. Growing herbs is a snap in the summertime.

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Satisfy Your Summer Wanderlust with the New H&M Summer Stories Line

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. H&M took our love of boho chic next-level for summer with their latest summer home collection.

Here are 4 New Dyson Products Revolutionizing Homes this Year

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. We like to say Dyson is like the Apple of home gadgets.