Living History: More Sensational Cement Tile from Guatemala

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Guatemala, as with Nicaragua, has a robust tradition of cement tile installations. At a posada in Antigua, Guatemala, a simple pattern of cement tiles covers the floor. Guatemala, much like other Central American countries, has a rich tradition of cement tile. Living History Antigua Art deco design French design Guatemala historic cement tile installations tile installation ideas

Get the Look: Bring the Flavor of Guatemalan Cement Tile’s to Your Next Project

Granada Tile

Last week, we showed you some great cement tiles Melanie and Marcos came across on trip to Guatemala. Get the Look Antigua Borga cement tile Guatemala historic tile Kiev Sevilla This week, we thought we’d show you how to bring the look of Guatemalan cement tile into your own concrete tile installation project.

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Crazy-Colorful Modern House in Guatemala Hosting an Art Gallery: Casa Chinkara

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Colorful and inviting, Casa Chinkara is a modern architecture project envisioned by SOLISCOLOMER and located in a lush forest environment near Guatemala City, Guatemala. Photos by Marko Bradich ] The post Crazy-Colorful Modern House in Guatemala Hosting an Art Gallery: Casa Chinkara appeared first on

ARDEX Academy Training…En Espanol!

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Twenty installers from Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Puerto Rico recently attended ARDEX Tile and Stone, Moisture Control, Underlayments and Designer Floor training seminars. The next ARDEX Academy Spanish tiling training is May 9-10 in Stockton, CA. Click to register! Did You Know? In the News

Making Mosaic Tile Patterns that Do the Most

The Cement Tile

Kitchen in Guatemala. Interior designers are raving over mosaic tile patterns. Stamping shape and color across walls and floors constructs tremendous inspiration for room design. Granada Tile has a wide range of long-lasting bold tile patterns to make spaces pop.

Cement Tiles Around the World (Infographic)

The Cement Tile

Guatemala. Cement tiles in Guatemala evoke many of the colorful, elaborate styles popular in Latin America, with an emphasis on rich color combinations and embellished star designs. Get Inspired Living History Brazil cement tiles Colombia Costa Rica Egypt France Guatemala Infographic Morocco Nicaragua Panama SpainShare this Image On Your Site. </p><br

Look Good and Do Good with the New West Elm Atitlán Project Home Collection

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The retailer teamed up with designer Diego Olivero and the Pintando el Cambio Association (Paint the Change) to help paint the homes of the residents of the Santa Catarina Palopó community in Guatemala. 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. West Elm’s beautiful new home collection supports Guatemalan artisans — and the town in which they live.

How Incorporating Safety into Bedtime Routine Can Help Ease Your Child’s Anxiety

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In Guatemala, there’s a tradition of instructing children to give their worries to little dolls called “worry dolls: or “trouble dolls.” Jose Luis Pelaez/Getty Images. These days, parents have a variety of tech and tools to help with bedtime routines.

Decorator On Demand: Color Palette, All Aboard

Decorator on Demand

Kandrac & Kole Returns from Guatemala. Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Thursday, January 5, 2012. Color Palette, All Aboard. I am back and for those of you who were wondering where in the world I was, I was on the Society Islands, in the South Pacific. Anyway, I love it there, and have been 3 times now and its still not enough.Simply put, it is paradise on earth.