How To Incorporate Marble Into Your Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A marble island will give the room a sleek look. In the past few decades, marble has fallen by the wayside in interior design. Odds are that when you picture marble as a design element, you have visions of large, cold rooms encased in floor-to-ceiling stone.

30 Marble Bathroom Design Ideas Styling Up Your Private Daily Rituals

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Marble has seen its fair share of creative handling and has become a favorite in many upscale residences throughout the years. Marble bathrooms are not only decadently beautiful, but also an example for guests that good materials find their way back into our homes in every style.

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Switching Gears: AC’s Mosaic Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

We hope this industrial-looking water-jet mosaic gets you thinking of installing it in your own home. Photo: AC’s Gears Collection, available in three main options: a honed marble or two matte porcelains. neutral honed marble. Summer is nearly over.

Achieve Affordable and Practical Marble Beauty with Tile

Tile of Spain USA

The beauty of white marble has an undeniable allure. Now, the Spanish ceramic tile industry has combined high-tech digital printing and purity of pigment with durable, low-maintenance and easy-to-install ceramics – making this precious aesthetic more widely available, affordable and practical.

Industrial Garage in Amsterdam Transformed Into Family Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The Eastern Islands district in Amsterdam is an industrial area that was home to the city’s shipping industry. ” Industrial elements spice up the interiors. In the kitchen, a cabinet volume with a 20-foot-long marble countertop takes center stage.

Vintage Industrial Home for a Couple and Their Three Cats in Taiwan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

HAO Design Studio completed the design and development of Recall Casa , a charming industrial home design especially envisioned for a couple and their three cats. The designers begun by changing the bright marble floor into concrete flooring, which fully reversed the atmosphere of the space.

Arizona Tile Honored with Industry Partner Awards

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2014) – Arizona Tile is honored to have been recognized recently by several association partners within our industry. Arizona Tile Supports Industry-Related Organizations. Professional organizations are important to many industries and the stone and tile industry is no exception.

Dahnke joins Marble Institute

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The Marble Institute of America has announced the hiring of Aaron Dahnke to fill the vacated role of Education Manager. We are excited to have Aaron join the team just prior to StonExpo, so he can meet face-to-face many of the industry leaders he will be working with to advance the stone industry’s education program.” Industry Insights

New Industry Products

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By dissecting the classic looks of Travertine, Marble and Limestone down to their basic graphical properties, there were elements that, regardless of the pattern, could all work together. Together these colors represent a new and exciting trend that will soon make its mark in the industry.

Ready for Resale: Tips on Getting Ready to Sell Your Home

Architectural Ceramics

Interior design trends change over time, just like any other industry like fashion. There has been a shift in the preferred finishes,” Fernandez says, “The hot look right now is light or grey cabinets, with light marble or quarts countertops, and dark flooring.”.

Design Industry Raw Bath & Sunroom

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Using Refin ‘s Design Industry Raw series for the walls of a shower and the floor of a sunroom. Design Industry Raw is an aged plaster look, but is a premium quality porcelain tile. tile design industry refin

Tile Installation-Tile Repair-Tile Experts: Tile Excellence: Tile.

Tile Excellence

The industry standard states that un-sanded grout be used on grout joints 1/8 or less and sanded grout is used on grout joints 1/8 and larger up to 1/2 inch. 1 inch hexagon marble which can be easily scratched by sanded grout using a rubber float. 2 inch hexagon marble tile with a dot.

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CANTON, OH (July 16, 2014) – Five members of the tile industry donated tile and installation materials to tile three Habitat for Humanity homes in Woodland Park, Colorado, in April. Daltile, Capco Tile & Stone, and Marino Tile and Marble all donated tile.

5 Unexpected Ways to Use Tile in Your Home

Architectural Ceramics

What you may not know about tile is that it is very much like the fashion industry. Emperador Dark Marble Mosaic Tub (above). January 2016 – Rockville, MD – Tile is everywhere. Unless you’re a cowboy, you probably see tile on a daily basis.

A Latte Love: Fall Tile Inspiration

Architectural Ceramics

Whether glass, ceramic, or marble, the arabesque shape is on trend. For one of our stock marble options, visit our website to view the Brocade Collection. Like adding a shot of espresso to a Chai Latte, this durable porcelain mosaic could add an industrial chic element to your space.

Going industrial?

H.Winter Showroom Blog

As I am sure you are aware, there is a trend in the design industry called industrial. Industrial is about clean lines, simplicity, functionality, and repurposing. Florida Tile Urbanite Concrete The first thing I think of when I hear someone say industrial is concrete.

“I Owe a Lot to This Industry”

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His grandmother was a tile company employee while expecting Donato’s father, who not only would go on to a long and illustrious tile industry career, but serve as both inspiration and role model for his son’s career in tile. Most importantly, he is the founder of San Diego-based Ceramic Tile and Stone Consultants, and the University of Tile and Stone, a pre-eminent provider of education to industry employees and customers. The ceramic tile and stone industries are unique.

Photographer Renovates Rustic London Retreat

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The goal of Mews House was to create a comfortable home that embraced the original character of the building, including exposing brick walls and adding industrial accents such as lighting and furnishings.

Expect the Unexpected from Tile Variation

Architectural Ceramics

Thassos, for example, is a white marble that has little variation because instead of veining, it has a crystallized appearance. Here, our Waverly mosaic features Thassos and Crema Marfil marbles. Notice that the white marble is clean and crisp throughout.

Ceramic Tile Retailer/Wholesaler Cuts Losses, Expands Business with Industry Specific ERP Software

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Ton Holten began in the ceramic tile industry driving tile-laden tractor-trailers for a Dutch forwarding company from the far reaches of two continents back to his native Holland.

Marble Institute of America Launches Midwest Chapter


The Marble Institute of America has announced the Midwest Stone Fabricators Association (MWSFA) will become the MIA Midwest Chapter. Geology in the Natural Stone Industry. Panel Discussion of Key Industry Issues. Jim Hieb of the Marble Institute said, “This is a great opportunity for the MIA to provide strong educational programming to stone professionals in the region.

Quarry Tour Takes Industry to Elberton and Tate Georgia - Brings the Marble Institute of America and Elberton Granite Assocation Together


For years, the Marble Institute of America (MIA) has led study tours to quarries around the USA, Canada, and abroad. The origin of this tour took root in June 2013, when the MIA met with the Elberton Granite Association (EGA) board of directors to discuss two important industry initiatives. The attendees, which included stone professionals from fifteen states, also represented a wide cross section of the industry.

kbculture: Behind the Seen

KB Culture

The marble basin and counter are recessed behind the wooden sides of the vanity; theres absolutely no hint of the stone when seen from across the room. and bath industries, and the founder of skip to main | skip to sidebar. 04 March 2014. Behind the Seen.

Mixed mediums: new showroom displays feature fabulous backsplashes!

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Luxury Designs, one of our industry partners, recently remodeled their Fargo showroom and used a number of our products in their vignettes. Combining ceramic with stone and using mosaics that combine glass, marble and mother-of-pearl.

GIO Looks at 7 Hot Retail Store Design Trends


Industrial Style. Marble Effects. Luxury brands are using marble or marble effects to achieve a chic modern look in their stores.

These 15 Basement Bar Ideas Are Perfect For the “Man Cave”

Trendir Magazine

For some “garage” or industrial style vibes, you’ll want to take a deeper look into this design from Homedit. It’s been mixed nicely with a touch of industrial design as well, creating a trendier overall look.

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MIA Releases Stone Industry Health and Safety Handbook


The Marble Institute of America (MIA) is proud to announce the release of a new Stone Industry Health and Safety Handbook. The 173 page handbook takes a comprehensive look at OSHA's relationship with the stone industry and describes how businesses can remain in OSHA compliance.

31 Black Kitchen Ideas for the Bold, Modern Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: Chris A Dorsey Photography Reinvented Industrial Kitchen Black decor and industrial design are two things generally cautioned to use in small doses. A touch of marble backsplash also adds color and texture. You embrace industrial-ness and go all black.

Cersaie 2015: Tile Trends From the World

Architectural Ceramics

She opened my eyes wider to the needs of their industry in regards to tiles and bathroom fixtures. The industrial look has been attempted many times. Uncategorized 2015 backsplash bathroom cersaie home design italian marble italian trends kitchen kitchen remodel tile trends

Choosing the Best Countertop for Your Kitchen

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Marble is one of the most elegant and sophisticated looking natural stones, making it another frequently chosen material for kitchen countertops. After several years, marble takes on a patina, a look that many people love. With monthly cleaning and sealing, marble can be very resilient.

MIA Releases Stone Industry Health and Safety Handbook


The Marble Institute of America (MIA) is proud to announce the release of a new Stone Industry Health and Safety Handbook. The 173 page handbook takes a comprehensive look at OSHA’s relationship with the stone industry and describes how businesses can remain in OSHA compliance. Review stone industry specific documents and job hazard analyses which should be considered by every employee.

15 Quick and Easy Ideas for Pretty DIY Coasters

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: Homey Oh My Marble Hexagon DIY Coasters | Homey Oh My Marble is definitely trending right now, from notebook covers to phone cases. These would look great in any industrial or minimalist space. One thing that will never be in style — watermarks on your tables.

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Office Design Trends: GIO Looks at the Changing Work Environment


Bringing the industry to your workplace is a good way for a business to go about making a mark in its sector. We’re seeing more offices designed with spaces for events, exhibitions, team meetings or industry lectures.

More from Cersaie 2014

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Evolution Marble – great looking marble look , tops their Timeless line that was one of the first generation ink jet marble lines. Featured Articles Industry Insights From Joseph Lundgren with Joseph Lundgren Consulting. Day 3 & 4. OK day three came and went fast so I reviewed some halls and spent half a day at the show before boarding a train to Verona for Marmomacc, if I find anything interesting I will pass that on. Hall 25.

What Being in the Stone Business Means to Me.As a Woman


What do I as a woman have to offer not only our company, but also the stone industry? Example: compound polishing marble surfaces is a lot like exfoliating your face. In fact, I think it’s pretty darn cool that we get to step it up in this typically male dominated industry.

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Hispaniola Relief Cement Tiles Offer Island-Like Feel

Tile Talk

The tiles in the Hispaniola Collection are made of white Portland cement, marble dust, and mineral pigments. To make each tile unique, the cement, marble and pigment mixture is poured into molds and then vibrated to remove air pockets ensuring a solid product.

5 Tile Trends for 2015

As The Tile Turns

We pride ourselves on keeping our collective finger on the pulse of what''s hot, what''s new, what''s coming down the pike, and what you should be excited about in the tile industry and interior design world. And, every year, there are trends that we see sprouting up in our industry.

TCNA’s Tile Person of the Year Awarded to Donato Grosser

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

This quickly led to the international tile industry partnership known today as Coverings, which celebrated its twenty-five years of success this year. Grosser is a scholar whose vision and quiet but massive efforts over 40 years have had a transformative effect on the North American tile industry; additionally, through Coverings, funding for the promotion of tile and industry standards work has been possible.” Industry Insights

Visualize, Customize, Realize With Arizona Tile’s Just Design™

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Arizona Tile is one of the largest independently-owned importers of stone in the United States, offering more than 230 varieties of granite, travertine, onyx, slate, marble, limestone and quartz, plus medallions, porcelain tile and other design creations. Industry Insights Innovations

Avente Tile Talk: Italian Made: Fashionable Tile, Design

Tile Talk

Further, as an industry first, Casalgrande Padana unveiled “Bios Self Cleaning Ceramics” that uses HYDROTECT technology from the Japanese brand, TOTO, to create self-cleaning, anti-bacterial and pollution-reducing tiles. Industrial" by Floor Gres. Tuesday, June 18, 2013.

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