Illinois Institute of Technology – College of Architecture

Life of an Architect

First up … Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture. Ever wondered what going to architecture was really like?

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Stone World

A Cozy English Cottage in Illinois — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Location: Evanston, Illinois. Name: Christine and Gabe Bridger , Emelia and Jenson. Size: 3,000 square feet. Years lived in: 4 years, owned. During long summer walks, the Bridger family would peer into the windows of this 1920s cottage. When it finally became available, they purchased it without even stepping foot inside. The home was not period correct, nor was the space very functional, so they opened up every wall possible without losing the historic charm.

Century-old Stone Façade Gets Spruce-Up

Stone Update

Illinois brownstone courthouse restored. Featured Projects Articles

Peaceful Rock River House Neighboring a Forest Reserve in Illinois, USA

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Rock River House in Rockton, Illinois, USA is a modern residence completed by Bruns Architecture in a scenic environment. ” [Photos by Tricia Shay Photography ] The post Peaceful Rock River House Neighboring a Forest Reserve in Illinois, USA appeared first on Freshome.com.

Clean Power Plan in Illinois Will Help Reduce Buildings' Accidental Waste of Energy and Money

The A to Z of Building

Think the economy is still underperforming in Illinois? If so, you will love what is happening with clean energy jobs in our state … and we should want more of the same. A report released

Gardner Capital Development to Develop Low Income Housing Project in Illinois

The A to Z of Building

million in Low Income Housing Tax Credits from the Illinois Gardner Capital Development of St. Louis, in partnership with the Elgin Housing Authority, has been awarded an annual reservation of $1.5

Construction Commences on First WoodSpring Suites Hotel in Romeoville, Illinois

The A to Z of Building

WoodSpring Suites, formerly Value Place, the nation’s fastest-growing extended-stay hotel brand has partnered with Holladay Properties to build the first WoodSpring Suites hotel in Romeoville

Illinois Technology Association Selects Textura as Finalist for 2014 ITA CityLIGHTS Lighthouse Award

The A to Z of Building

Textura Corporation, the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, has been selected as a finalist for the Illinois Technology Association's 2014 ITA CityLIGHTS

NHI-Bickford Senior Living JV to Develop Five Senior Housing Communities in Illinois and Virginia

The A to Z of Building

announced today its NHI-Bickford Senior Living joint venture will develop five senior housing communities in Illinois and Virginia. National Health Investors, Inc. Construction is slated to start in

Arizona Tile: Holiday Home Updates with Tile

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Bldg C-312, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 P: 630.545.9415 F: 630.790.3095.CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. 2016 Ceramic Tile Distributors Association. All Rights Reserved. 800 Roosevelt Rd.,

A Playful, Imaginative "Desert Ranch" Style Home in Illinois — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Name: Steve and Sarah Carter, Emerson, Mercy June and their pup Biscuit. Size: 1,700 square feet. Years lived in: Owned 2 years. Steve and Sarah Carter have created a space that breathes freedom, imagination, whimsy and truth. The spirit of this home is playful. The walls are adorned with beautiful and curated art collected by Sarah , an artist herself who uses creative work, primarily painting, to advocate for vulnerable women and children globally.

KLLM Trucking to Open Large-Scale Truck Driving Training Facility in Glenwood, Illinois

The A to Z of Building

Job creation is one of the hottest topics in this economy, but often, positive numbers cited can be distortions and may not reflect good paying, full-time career paths. The Village of Glenwood, KLLM

Tile of Spain wins at CID Awards 2016

Tile of Spain USA

The fifth annual CID Awards were awarded April 18th, 2016 at Coverings, the Ultimate Stone & Tile Experience , in Chicago, Illinois.… Tile of Spain project named International Tile Design winner at Coverings 2016 CID Awards.

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Hot Looks in Tile: Concrete & Cotto

ISC Surfaces

For more information about each line check out the links below American Olean Fusion Cotto American Olean Concrete Chic Marazzi San Savino Florida Tile Level 10 Crossville Gotham Florida Tile is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Central / Southern Illinois.

Inalco wins Best Booth at Coverings 2016

Tile of Spain USA

Their booth is one of the honorees in this year’s Best Booth Awards given out at Coverings 2016 held at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois. Congratulations to Spanish tile manufacturer Inalco.

Tile of Spain at Coverings 2016: New Product Innovations and Trends

Tile of Spain USA

Coverings, North America’s largest tile and stone exhibition, returns to Chicago, Illinois to showcase unique product innovations and emerging market trends.

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Tile of Spain Coverings 2016 activities announced

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain is excited to be part of Coverings 2016, be held April 18 to 21, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Hot Looks in Porcelain Tile: Linear and Fabric

ISC Surfaces

Crossville is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Kansas, and Central / Southern Illinois. Florida Tile is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Central / Southern Illinois.

Miles Distributors, Inc. Announces Management Changes

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Bldg C-312, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 P: 630.545.9415 F: 630.790.3095.CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. Miles Press Release. January 16, 2017. For immediate release. Miles Distributors, Inc. Announces Management Changes. Miles Distributors, Inc.,

Going Above & Beyond: Backsplash Tile That Wows

Architectural Ceramics

Our next backsplash example takes us to an area just outside Chicago, Illinois. Thanksgiving. We all know a lot of effort goes into making a meal that typically features turkey. We all spend a lot of time in the kitchen cooking in front of our backsplash.

Transition to the Chicago landscape this evening. (at Chicago,

Heath Ceramics

at Chicago, Illinois Transition to the Chicago landscape this evening. (at

Doug Hayes named Vice President of Sales for Florida Tile, Inc.

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Bldg C-312, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 P: 630.545.9415 F: 630.790.3095.CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. September 20, 2017. Doug Hayes named Vice President of Sales for Florida Tile, Inc. Florida Tile has named Doug Hayes as Vice President of Sales.

Update from the Vibrant Ceramics 2016 Roadshow in Tampa on August 31

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Bldg C-312, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 P: 630.545.9415 F: 630.790.3095.CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. Update from the Vibrant Ceramics 2016 Roadshow in Tampa which was held on Wednesday August 31st.

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Dreambath Photos

The Tile Shop

Our winners were Matt and Suzanne Witt from Evergreen Park, Illinois. Megan and I just returned from our Chicago/Milwaukee trip to see the Dreambath Makeover completed and some stores. You may remember the Dreambath Contest we had last Febuary.we

Marazzi's Elegant Classentino Marble

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern Illinois Classentino Marble Corinth Beige Classentino Marble by Marazzi is an elegant, ultra-realistic marble look porcelain with unique color veining and greater dimensional depth and clarity.

Marazzi's Middleton Square Offers Striking Sophistication

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern (south of I-72) Illinois Steeple Gray Latte Marazzi's Middleton Square is a modern take on artisanal, hand-formed masonry featuring a bold size and subtle undulation.

Enjoy these Fall Colors from Sonoma Tilemakers and Crossville

ISC Surfaces

Crossville is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Kansas, and Central / Southern Illinois Sonoma is available from ISC Surfaces in our St. Louis and Kansas City branches.

Precious, a Calacatta marble look from Florida Tile

ISC Surfaces

Florida Tile is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Central / Southern Illinois Precious from Florida Tile is inspired by Calacatta marble and features white backgrounds accentuated by deep grey and brown veins.

Create Your Own Modern Oasis with Marazzi's New Limestone Look

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern Illinois.

Restoration: Shoring Up the Base

Stone Update

Ailing limestone rescued on historic Illinois bank building. Featured Projects Articles

Bold Mosaics from Marazzi

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern (south of I-72) Illinois

Glamour by Florida Tile Features Striking 3-D Wall Tiles in White & Metallics

ISC Surfaces

Florida Tile is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Central / Southern Illinois. Mirror Pyramid 14x39 White Diamond 9x18 Glamour is an unique line that pairs elegant white porcelain tile with three-dimensional ceramic wall tiles in white and metallics.

An update from CTDA’s Representative to ANSI ASC A108:

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Bldg C-312, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 P: 630.545.9415 F: 630.790.3095.CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. An update from CTDA’s Representative to ANSI ASC A108: A revision for steel framing in A108.11 is being forwarded to the backerboard committee for review and resubmittal. Two additional submissions have been made: Adding tub wall brackets. Changes to toilet flange installations. There is still work to be done before these are ready to be considered for ballot.

Materika - 16x48 Flat or Textured Wall Tile by Marazzi

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern Illinois. Materika Off White Linear Materika Off White Linear Materika by Marazzi is a collection of rectified, large format, ceramic wall tile featuring both flat and structured surfaces.

Marazzi's Cavatina Features Natural Travertine Look

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern Illinois. Concerto Cavatina by Marazzi is a beautiful, rich visual of natural travertine, including fissures and striations to create authenticity.

Marazzi's Modern Hardwood Look - Edgewood

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern Illinois Edgewood Boulder Edgewood by Marazzi is a sleek, modern hardwood visual in stylish, fashion-forward colors at a competitive price.

ISC Surfaces Becoming Virginia Tile on January 1

ISC Surfaces

In the territory shared with ISC Surfaces (Kansas, Missouri, Southern Illinois, Oklahoma), RBC Tile & Stone will also be combined into Virginia Tile Company on January 1. (In In 2016, ISC Surfaces and RBC Tile & Stone joined the Virginia Tile family of companies. We have spent the time since then working to integrate the three companies and leveraging our best practices across our combined entities. On January 1, 2018, ISC Surfaces will be combined into Virginia Tile Company.

Happy Thanksgiving - ISC Surfaces Closed Thursday & Friday

ISC Surfaces

Florida Tile is available from ISC Surfaces in Missouri, Oklahoma, and Central / Southern Illinois. We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday! All ISC Surfaces locations, including The Gallery, will be closed Thursday (11/24) and Friday (11/25).

Marazzi's Beautiful Reclaimed Wood Look, Preservation

ISC Surfaces

Marazzi is available from ISC Surfaces in Kansas, Missouri, and Central / Southern (south of I-72) Illinois Preservation Aged Walnut Preservation replicates the gorgeous nuances of reclaimed wood, aged and enhanced with heavily grained saw cuts, and worn, scraped boards.