Wow continues to spark imaginations

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

We found this great display of Wow by Colli at Sterling Carpet One in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Showing off dramatic variation of the Autumn colorway, they used a herringbone pattern to create a stunning and dynamic display in their showroom.

Sneak peak: Fargo Resource Center

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone is excited to give you a sneak peek of our new Resource Center in Fargo North Dakota. The Fargo Resource Center is a tool for our wholesale, architectural and design communities to see our extensive product lines.

Meet Kristen Hillrud

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

My name is Kristen Hillrud and I am your new Architectural Rep for Kate-Lo Tile & Stone in North Dakota. My main base is in Fargo, but I will be actively serving the Architect & Design community throughout North Dakota. Greetings!

These Desks Illustrate Why It’s Hard to Buy American

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The … Continue reading → Furniture Products CB2 China Computer Desk European Union Home Office New Balance North Dakota Office Furniture Room & Board Switzerland United States A Swiss business executive once told me that Switzerland manufactures most of its products and doesn’t import much from China. His statement sounded a bit deceiving, so I looked it up and understood what he was trying to say.

D’Vine style with Crossville & Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

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Kate-Lo Tile & Stone and industry partner Crossville hosted an evening party on November 20th in Fargo, North Dakota to showcase the exciting new product lines that Crossville has released in the last year.

Marble Institute of America Launches Midwest Chapter


The goal of the chapter will be to increase educational offerings and networking opportunities to stone professionals in the region (Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin). The Marble Institute of America has announced the Midwest Stone Fabricators Association (MWSFA) will become the MIA Midwest Chapter.

New Midwest Chapter Kicks Off with Two Great Events


We look forward to working with the Midwest Chapter Steering Committee to provide quality events for stone professionals in Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Manitoba.” GK Naquin of Stone Interiors facilitates a discussion with Midwest stone fabricators regarding the importance of facility planning. Minnesota Stone Summit attendees take part in discussions regarding industry standards and industry safety.

President's Message: Introducing our new president, Dan Rea


I was elected to the MIA Board of Directors in November of 2009, representing Zone 4 (Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin). Hello fellow MIA members. My name is Dan Rea and I have the honor to serve as your MIA President for 2015.