Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part Three.

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Avente Tile Talk: Mosaic Floors of Fishborne Roman Palace

Tile Talk

There are many fine examples to be found throughout Europe. Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Mosaic Floors of Fishborne Roman Palace. Perhaps the most enduring feature of Roman villas is the mosaic tile work. For this short article, I will focus on Fishborne Roman Palace, in Sussex, England.

ReportLinker Releases New Report on Building Automation Market in Europe

The A to Z of Building

While the building automation (BA) market in Europe has been mature, it is starting to see a revived growth. This growth is mainly being driven by a strong focus on energy efficiency and by an overall

Cement tile in France –Is Cement Tile Durable ?

Cement Style

Cement Tile Installations Commercial Design and Style Europe Travel UncategorizedWe are frequently asked if cement tile are durable. In general terms we always say “yes”, and tell clients about the many installations over 100 years old and still in service.

New Report on Road and Railway Construction Projects in Europe 2015

The A to Z of Building

Infrastructure activity in Europe is Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Project Insight - Road and Railway Construction Projects in Europe" report to their offering.

Data Center Construction Market in Western Europe Forecast to Grow at 8.47% CAGR During 2014-2019

The A to Z of Building

It has become the most demanding business prospects in Western Europe A data center is an organized, centralized repository used by enterprises for the storage, management, and dissemination of data.

Siemens Building Technologies Earns 2014 Europe Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award

The A to Z of Building

Based on its recent analysis of the Building Technologies market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Siemens Building Technologies with the 2014 Europe Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award

Tile of Spain reveals global design trends and innovation at CEVISAMA 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Spanish ceramic tile exports grew by 8%, making them Europe’s leading ceramic tile producer – and the second largest exporter of tile worldwide. As a result, Spain is currently Europe’s leading ceramic tile producer, and the second largest exporter at worldwide level.

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Latest Innovations in Fire Retardant Polyurethane Insulation to be Showcased at UTECH Europe 2015

The A to Z of Building

Energy-saving thermal insulation to keep heat in buildings and maintain low temperatures in cold stores are among the many applications where polyurethanes play a vital role in construction and

Europe Leads in Funding for Enabling Technologies for Net Zero-Energy Buildings

The A to Z of Building

As global warming and fossil fuel depletion highlight the need to save energy and reduce our carbon footprint, the net zero-energy building (NZEB) concept is gaining prominence. As NZEB is still at a

Project Insight Report on Commercial and Institutional Buildings Market in Europe

The A to Z of Building

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Project Insight - Commercial and Institutional Buildings Projects in Europe" report to their offering. The report provides detailed

Tile of Spain reveals global design trends and innovation at CEVISAMA 2016

Tile of Spain USA

Spanish ceramic tile exports grew by 6%, continuing to make Tile of Spain Europe’s leading ceramic tile producer – and the second largest exporter of tile worldwide. As a result, Spain is currently Europe’s leading ceramic tile producer, and the second largest exporter at worldwide level.…

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Modern Fusion of Lighting Design and Architecture: Villa Noord.

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

DPL Europe sent us photos and information regarding Villa Noord-Brabant , a modern residential project representing the ultimate fusion of lighting design and architecture, two disciplines which when in perfect harmony, complement and strengthen each other. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture.

Six Spanish Tile Trends Seen at Cersaie 2017

Tile of Spain USA

Spain is the number one exporter of ceramic tiles in Europe and number two in the world, positioning itself as one of the principal world powers in the manufacturing and exporting of tile.

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The 7 Hottest Home Design Trends

The Ace of Space

Accessories Furnishings Trends 2016 Codarus Europe 2 You French Accent Rugs Global Views Gold Leaf Design Group Jeffan Liz Marsh Pantone Atlanta Phillips Collection Raw Edge Tables Rose Quartz Serenity The Blush Label Times Two Design Trend Scout.

European Tile Trends — From Forbes.com

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Bold patterns are on trend in Europe. What’s hot in tile? Check out the major trends at Cevisama in Spain to find out for your next remodeling or new construction project. These were the ones on display at the massive tile expo, as I shared this week with Forbes.com readers , and coming soon to a floor or wall near you! Cevisama is the first major tile show of the year where the latest trends are on display.

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Home Staging: Adding value to the home with ceramic tile

Tile of Spain USA

Originally developed in Europe, the strategy of home staging is generally used to make the property more attractive, improving its looks to call the attention of future buyers or renters.

Inspired Art :: Microsculptures

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Earthly Riches: Ceramic tile is the jewel of cottage style

Tile of Spain USA

This style was first created in the country houses of Europe, particularly in England, where it was based on the classic English style blended with the rustic style and elements from the Victorian era.

Inspired Art :: Microsculptures

The Ace of Space

Accessories Art Trends 2016 Wall Treatments apartment therapy Ashley Campbell Colorado Homes Magazine Dann Foley David Hopkins Europe 2 You Gold Leaf Design Group Home Polish Phillips Collection Worldly Goods

Granada Tile Cement Tiles Spotted At Casolare Restaurant And Bar

Granada Tile

Combined with the food, it’s no wonder the restaurant promises to transport you to Europe. We spotted our Antique 6” x 12” tiles at Casolare Ristorante in the Kimpton Glover Park Hotel in Washington DC.

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Cevisama 2016

JG Kitchens

Every year, many of the top tile makers across Europe gather in Valencia, Spain for a massive expo called Cevisama. I was privileged to attend in 2012. Here’s a board inspired by the latest show. Even though I wasn’t there last month, I can still ogle the goodies.

Cersaie Impressions – Flaminia Bathware

JG Kitchens

It was fun seeing what’s trending in Europe. As I mentioned last week in my Cersaie Impressions – Scavolini post , I used some of my time in Bologna to explore booths we didn’t visit with the Ceramics of Italy press tour. This was one I really enjoyed.

Week of August 26th, 2019 – Sound & Interior Design

Architectural Ceramics

London is one of the cultural hubs of Europe and as such needs a music center to match that reputation. Summer is full of exciting music festivals like Lollapalooza and Bonnaroo! Music moves us, so is it any wonder that it should inspire interior design too?

Medieval Flooring & Encaustic Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Bring in some texture and warmth into your space by introducing a stone field tile reminiscent of the medieval stone floors found throughout Europe. The image above shows the tiled floor of Winchester Cathedral , which boasts the largest area of original medieval tiles in the United Kingdom!

Sherwin-Williams Develops Quick-To-Install Pouch Packaging for Industry Leading Fastop™ Flooring Range

The A to Z of Building

Available to purchase from November 11th in Europe and the Middle East Award-winning innovators, Sherwin-Williams has developed a new pouch format for its industry-leading FasTop flooring range.

Week of October 21, 2019 – Renaissance Styles

Architectural Ceramics

Medieval style castles aren’t just limited to Europe – a few ambitious architects created impressive palaces throughout the U.S. Did you get a chance to visit the Renaissance festival this season?

Trade Mission to Turkey

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Istanbul is the only city in the world sitting on two continents, Asia and Europe. Thirty Three members and guests have traveled to Istanbul to enjoy four days of meeting with Turkish Ceramic suppliers, networking, enjoying the sites and eating fabulous food!

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Letters from a traveling Architecture Student | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

Home / Life in General / Letters from a traveling Architecture Student Letters from a traveling Architecture Student Bob Borson — October 24, 2013 — 38 Comments 23 years ago, as a fourth year architecture student, I spent the Fall semester traveling around Western Europe soaking in all the architectural wonders I could find. Have you ever used a pay phone in Europe to call someone in the states? I also traveled Europe during my Junior year at Virginia Tech.

The History of Ceramic Encaustic Tiles

Granada Tile

The 12 th and 13 th centuries were the golden age for encaustic tile and western Europe was the region that brought them to life. By 1900, encaustic tile production soared in western and southern Europe until its sudden decline in the 1950s.

LaRochelle Cement Tiles For A Beautiful Deck

Granada Tile

Just look at the plazas and cafes of Europe, South America and North Africa. A Beautiful Deck. Cement tiles are beautiful in outdoor spaces, like decks and patios. Through wear and tear and heat and rain, these cement tiles retain their vibrant looks.

Craft: Rubble Tile’s New European Ceramic Tile Collection

Rubble Tile

The Summer of Fabulous European Tile Continues at Rubble Tile Ceramic tile has a long, storied tradition throughout Europe. In fact, the earliest tiles in Western Europe (late c.10th) were found in a number of locations. Until the Industrial Revolution, glazed tile was an expensive building material that was created by artisans whose predecessors […].

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

The iconic blue and white ornamental scenes used in Chinoiseries made an impression on western Europe, where it was adopted in the 18th century. Western Europe: It’s hard to take Western Europe’s wide range of ceramic tile and narrow it down into one small section.

Stand Out With Metallic Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

But the latest trends to emerge from Europe are taking the ‘Tiles in Disguise’ trend to the next level. The latest tile trend is one that will add a touch of urban glamour to any room in your home.

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What Is Tile Lipping and How To Avoid It

The London Tile Co.

There are standards throughout Europe for bowing; the centre curvature for porcelain B1 is +/- 0.5% Lipping is not something most of us have heard of, but you have probably noticed it before without knowing the correct name or why it happens. Lipping, or lippage, is the term used to describe the difference in height of the installed tiles. This can be particularly unsightly if measures are not taken to avoid it, and can even cause damage to the tiles or become a tripping hazard.

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Tile Is A Trend Lonny Editors Want To Stick Around

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Of course, knowing the long history and incredible durability of cement tiles — for proof, just look to the beautiful outdoor plazas and the colorful interiors of South America, North Africa and Europe.

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The New York Times Agrees Cement Tile Is Everywhere!

Granada Tile

No wonder it’s found all over Europe, indoors and out. A recent article in The New York Times proclaims that Tile Gains Footing All Over. Not just any tile, but cement tile.

SieMatic introduces the latest from Beaux Arts and FloatingSpaces

Kitchen and Residential Design

EuroCucina is Europes largest kitchen trade show and its attended by hundreds of thousands of people from all over the globe who descend on Milan to see the latest in kitchen design and innovation. Kitchen and Residential Design. Notes and anecdotes from the design world. Pages. About Me.

Qwerty Mosaics

Diary of a Tile Addict

” and various museums in North America and Europe. There’s a wonderful movement in the art world. Mosaics have been branching out of their ceramic hold for a while, but now there’s a whole new branch to explore.

Introducing Granada Tile’s Latest Cement Tile Designs!

Granada Tile

Inspired by ancient cultural patterns from North Africa, South America and Europe, Schatz has created stylish new designs rooted in history with a contemporary sensibility.

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Granada Tile in The July/August 2016 Luxe Magazine

Granada Tile

This group of encaustic tile designs is inspired by ancient cultural patterns from North Africa, South America and Europe. Our latest cement tile collection, The Paul Schatz Group , is a winner right out of the starting gate.

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International Invader

Diary of a Tile Addict

Although predominantly active in Europe, he has also tagged as far East as Tokyo, and as far West as Los Angeles, as well as hitting the Auzzies down South.