Avente Tile Talk: New Tile Designs, Installation Products from.

Tile Talk

New Tile Designs, Installation Products from Surfaces 2013. event serving the floor covering industry, once again brought together buyers and sellers from around the world to see the latest floor covering products, tools, services and technologies. green building products.

Defining A Style Series: Industrial Design? The Perfect Blend of Old and New

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

We hope you like the products we recommend. Industrial design blends vintage and modern styles. Image: Sobleski Shop a similar look: Table | Chair | Crate In the past few years, industrial design has become increasingly popular and it’s easy to see why.

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GIO Product Picks: Well-Designed Building Products and Accessories for Architects and Designers


And while our role in the design process is to bring you on-trend, sophisticated tile and stone products, along with the full service and quality support your projects deserve, we understand and respect that specifying surfacing solutions is but one component of your multifaceted designs.

New Industry Products

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Together these colors represent a new and exciting trend that will soon make its mark in the industry. ” A complete catalog and list of the 90+ tile products in the Quick Ship Collection can be found at tileofspain.com/quickship. Innovations Product Information Mingle.

A Latte Love: Fall Tile Inspiration

Architectural Ceramics

That way, you know what to expect of the final product’s range. Like adding a shot of espresso to a Chai Latte, this durable porcelain mosaic could add an industrial chic element to your space. For many of us, the change in season from summer to fall is a welcomed time of year.

Industry News

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Tile Redi® wins new product award. Tile Redi®, world-leading manufacturer and marketer of pre-formed, one-piece shower pans and related accessories, received the award for “Surfaces 2013 Best New Product” sponsored by Floor Tends and Tile magazines.

Big Trends from KBIS Part II

Kitchens for Living

Last post I shared some of my kitchen trend discoveries from KBIS2015, the 51st Kitchen & Bath Industry Show held last month in LasVegas. Today I’ve got the scoop on what’s trending in the bath. Gorgeous sculptural free-standing tub by Clark Architectural.

Product Innovations

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Our Tennessee manufacturing facility, which is one of the most comprehensive in all of America, has the capacity to produce large amounts of this product range. All of these products are constructed of lightweight high-density polystyrene and are 100% waterproof.

Energy Savings of 20% Achieved in Tile of Spain Production Processes

Tile of Spain USA

New Heat Recovery Systems Used in Spanish Tile Production Achieve Energy Savings of 20%. The Spanish ceramic industry has spent the last few years actively looking to decrease energy consumption during the production of ceramic tiles, while production is increasing.…

The 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

Burgin Construction

team and several trade partners attended the professional Kitchen & Bath Industry Show ( KBIS ) in Las Vegas. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years. Rhonda & Brad Burgin, Burgin Construction Inc. with Joni Owen, Plan Check.


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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. Editors Columns and Leadership Letters Featured Articles Industry Insights

The Future Lies Beneath the Counter Top

Kitchens for Living

Earlier this year at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in Orlando, SapienStone served pancakes on their ultra thin ceramic slab. They say that what’s inside is what counts. That couldn’t be more true when it comes to some of the newest technology for your kitchen.

Time2Design: Headed to #KBIS2014 ~ Kitchen and Bath Industry.


Headed to #KBIS2014 ~ Kitchen and Bath Industry Show. KBIS (Kitchen and Bath Industry Show) and IBS (International Buidlers Show) have joined together to create one show in one place at the same. newest products, networking with industry peers and reporting back to. PAGES.

Industry awards, donations and more

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

The massive cooperative effort included manufacturers, professional tile installers and volunteers across a broad industry spectrum that was initiated and headed by Schluter-Systems’ Territory Manager – Lower Northeast, Rich Citro. Featured Articles Industry Insights

World Stone Market: $23 Billion in 2014

Stone Update

Production, exports up as China remains volume leader, says latest world stone study. Featured Industry News

Arizona Tile Honored with Industry Partner Awards

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

2014) – Arizona Tile is honored to have been recognized recently by several association partners within our industry. Congratulations to Roland Arnold and Meghan Wise, as well as our product development team, for this distinguished award. BIA – Building Industry Association. ?

Why Green Design Companies are Overhauling the Home Industry

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

They offer services that, while keeping with current trends, also focus on the sustainability of their products. Take a look at why sustainable companies are overhauling the home design industry as we know it today. See how these green designers have changed the industry.

Top 10 Uses for Cement Tiles in Restaurants

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Rustico Tile and Stone is the leading distributor of authentic Mexican tile and stone products for consumers around the world, with a customer base encompassing national floor retail stores, architects, designers, builders, and residential and commercial buyers.

20 Popular Korean Beauty Skin Care Products To Try in 2017

Apartment Therapy

there is a bit of a learning curve with Korean skincare products. But there's also a reason why these products are superstars in the global skincare industry: they are good. Oil cleansers, water cleansers, essence, ampoules, and sheet masks for lips (true story!), Like really good. READ MORE ». Life at Home. Fashion & Beauty. Shopping Resources. Wellness. Trends

KBIS2017 Part III-Exploring Surfaces

Kitchens for Living

In Part III, the final installment of my Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS2017) recap, I’m going to deliver just that as I share with you two really cool surface manufacturers that are game changers in the world of design. This is Part III of my KBIS2017 recap.

VTT's CatLignin Material Could Replace Toxic Components Found in Wood Products

The A to Z of Building

A new technology known as "CatLignin" has been developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland to produce reactive lignin from pulp industry side streams to replace toxic phenol

Elegant Kasokudo Bonsai Planter Inspired by the Automotive Industry

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Other unique features of the product are highlighted by designer Adrian Magu: “The piece gives the impression of an accelerating form that effortlessly floats to house a bonsai tree, evoking a perfect balance of dynamic harmony.

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. Find more information about this great product in our product gallery.

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. The shower accent makes a statement without being too bold, and is from our Lunada Bay product line, Sumi-e glass series, in a natural or matte finish. Curious about any of the products you’ve seen?

Tile Industry 2013: Primed for Recovery, Part 1

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

The tile industry has been through a lot the past five years. Ceramic tile manufacturers and marketers will benefit from these trends, since this sector is more reliant on the builder and commercial markets than other floor coverings industry leaders.”. Industry Insights

Modern Industrial: How to Get the Look


It’s the look that’s sweeping across modern homes and office spaces —industrial interiors. Industrial-style spaces feature clean lines and cut down on clutter, which are characteristics all of us busy moms can appreciate in our homes. Modern Industrial: How to Get the Look.

Sylvie Atanasio talks about the industry, design, and CTDA

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Instead of coming up with custom, high-end $150-a-square-foot product, I created products that looked and felt custom, but were ready made, in stock, on the shelf, could be shipped within 48 hours and cost just $26 a square foot. TD: What are the most exciting issues for the industry?

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. Manufactures recommend using the unsanded grout to install their product. Sunday, January 19, 2014.

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Allegion to Procure Sliding/Folding Door Hardware Manufacturer, Brio Industries

The A to Z of Building

Allegion, plc, a leading global security products and solutions provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Brio Industries, a division of RMD Industries Pty Ltd. Brio is a

2015 Calendar Features Classic Vehicles from the Flooring Industry

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Akron, OH – October 30, 2014 – NAC Products, Inc., the company that introduced the flooring industry to ECB® and crack isolation membrane technology, released their 2015 calendar, “Classic Vehicles from the Flooring Industry” at the Total Solutions Plus show in San Antonio, Texas.

H.B. Fuller Company Acquires ProSpec® Construction Products

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL ) announced today that it has acquired ProSpec ® Construction Products, which is a provider of tile and stone installation products. Fuller’s product offerings and enables lower-cost and better service to customers through a larger manufacturing footprint. Fuller’s North America Construction Products operating segment. Featured Articles Industry Insights

Cinco de Mayo: 5 Ways to Use Mexican-Inspired Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Pictured: AC’s Product Line: Walker Zanger, Series: Spanish Cotto. The tile comes from our Walker Zanger product line, where the Duquesa series offered the perfect pale blue to act as a monochromatic compliment to the kitchen island. Curious about any of the products you’ve seen?

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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. Some products are trendy and edgy and others are classic staples whose popularity will outlive its owner. Article by Christina Ginn, Vice President of Product and Marketing at Architectural Ceramics.

Inside Heath: Meet Neal

Heath Ceramics

The dwindling state of US manufacturing—and particularly US ceramics manufacturing—was never more evident to us than when we began looking for a new production director over a year ago. A veteran of the UK ceramic industry, Neal learned about Heath on a vacation to San Francisco 5 years ago.

Cupboards Kitchen and Bath: Jeremy Parcels: Trend-Spotting from.

Discerning Design

Last month I spent an awesome few days in Orlando with fellow industry professionals at the Coverings Show. Its THE tile and stone show and features a whos who of heavyweights in the tile and stone industry. Monday, May 7, 2012. Jeremy Parcels: Trend-Spotting from Coverings 2012.

Inspired Design: Peace Industry for Heath

Heath Ceramics

And that’s how we felt about working with our long-time friends, Melina and Dodd Raissnia of Peace Industry , San Francisco’s beloved maker of modern felted soft goods, who’ve designed a capsule collection of rugs, baskets and ottomans just for us. Peace Industry for Heath Quilt Rug.

Avente Tile Talk: Understanding Cement Tile Bullnose Trim or Molding

Tile Talk

First, there are no industry standards and this results in numerous colloquial terms used to identify the same type of finished edge. green building products. Product Plug. Dwell on Design 2014 – Top Products. Tuesday, February 4, 2014.

New Product: BrickLane by Marca Corona

United Tile's Blog

We’ve recently introduced several new and exciting additions to our stocking products. We love pairing this with a concrete-inspired field tile to create a true industrial look! One of our (and our customers) favorites is BrickLane by Marca Corona.

NAC Products Unveils New Website

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Akron,OH–April24,2014–National Applied Construction(NAC)Products, Inc., the company that introduced the industry to ECB® and crack isolation membrane technology, has unveiled a brand new website at the same domain www.NACproducts.com.

Tile Industry Launches Inspiration and Education Initiative; Why Tile Debuts Here at Coverings

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Tile Industry Launches Inspiration and Education Initiative; Why Tile Debuts Here at Coverings. Orlando, FL) – The tile industry has united in a marketing and education initiative designed to inspire consumers and provide information on all of tile’s benefits. CTDA Home | Contact Us.