ARDEX K 10™ Installed at Puerto Rico’s Comprehensive Cancer Center

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Congratulations to ARDEX Choice Contractor™ CJ Caribe for some excellent leveling work with ARDEX K 10™ on the University of Puerto Rico’s Comprehensive Cancer Center. Universidad de Puerto Rico.

Liisa: Ad Agency Life in Chicago (via Barcelona & Puerto Rico) — Life Stories

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Liisa grew up in Guayama, Puerto Rico, spent a few years in Europe, and now calls a lovely one-bedroom apartment in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago home. Pin it.

A Plant-Packed Apartment in Puerto Rico — House Tour

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Location: El Monte Norte — San Juan, Puerto Rico. When your apartment is surrounded by the lush foliage of Puerto Rico, it's only natural to bring the outdoors in. Name: Adriana Sierra and Victor, plus their sun parakeet Fibi. Size: 1,000 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 2 years. Adriana's San Juan apartment does just that, showcasing thriving plants, natural wood elements, and even a parrot with bright and colorful plumage. READ MORE ». Tours. Apartment.

A Playful Penthouse Apartment on the Beach in Puerto Rico — House Tour

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Location: Condado Del Mar — San Juan, Puerto Rico. Name: Carlos Raoul Rivera. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years lived in: Owned 6 years. Carlos' apartment is what you'd expect from a penthouse apartment: beautiful modern furniture, art from local artists, and sleek white walls. But his apartment — which he's owned for six years — also showcases his playful personality. Spot a Nintendo game system from his childhood, a South Park throw pillow, and mustaches. Lots of mustaches.

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.

An Exuberant Couple's "Decor Hunter" Home in Puerto Rico — House Tour

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Location: Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico. It's a surprise that Sandra and Juan Carlos ' apartment in Puerto Rico is so minimal, considering the two have such playful, exuberant personalities. But Sandra explains that at the end of the day, what they really want is a space where they can unwind and have little distractions — a decluttered zen with a mesmerizing view of the Trujillo Alto mountains and tropical foliage of Puerto Rico.

How We Can Help Those Affected By Hurricane Maria

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Puerto Rico, Domenica, and other islands in the Caribbean took a hit from another big hurricane this week. On Wednesday, Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico as the most powerful hurricane (a category 4) to rock the US territory since 1932. And this comes just two weeks after Hurricane Irma ripped through the area. We've compiled a list of organizations on the front lines helping the victims of this severe storm. READ MORE ».

Liza & David's Eclectic Mod Home & Garden in Atlanta — House Tour

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It's a treasure trove of David's paintings, art from Liza's home country of Puerto Rico, carefully chosen antiques, and plenty of clever DIYs. Pin it. Name: Liza Monteagudo and David E. Peterson + Dog, Paco. Location: Grant Park — Atlanta, Georgia. Size: 1,100 square feet.

2017 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition – The Winners

Life of an Architect

On Saturday, April 22nd – 6 highly focused and dedicated judges walked into my home with the task of selecting the winners of the 6th Annual Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition.

Puerto Rican Cement Tile

Cement Style

Villa Lagoon Tile can recreate antique Puerto Rican cement tiles and deliver to your door. We have supplied our colorful cement tiles for residences and restaurants in Puerto Rica. Many of the tiles in the public and historic buildings are native Puerto Rican designs.

A Years Worth of Interesting Homes: Top Tours from November & December — Best of 2016

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Tour: Exuberant Couple's "Decor Hunter" Home in Puerto Rico. House Tour: A Teeny Tiny Scandi-Inspired SF Studio. Tour: A Barcelona Artist's Beautiful Apartment-Atelier. House Tour: A Natural, Serene Chicago Home & Workshop. House Tour: "If Wes Anderson Decorated Downton Abbey" Loft.

The Finalists – 2017 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition

Life of an Architect

The Hide-Out Playhouse Designer : Nerissa Fijal (Arizona, USA) Bio : I’m 31 years old, originally from Puerto Rico, and currently live in Tucson, AZ. The 2017 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition had its first round of judging last Friday – and it was probably the most difficult process we’ve experienced so far. That’s not to say we didn’t have a good time, it had more to do with the extraordinary number of quality entries that were submitted.



The event was attended by Kertiles representatives of Miami and other companies like Juan Pellicer of Ape Cerámica (Spain) and Juan Carlos Monzon of Cerámica, Azulejos y Terrazos (Puerto Rico) Interview with Fernando Jimenez

Best of 2017: A Reflection on AC’s Core Values

Architectural Ceramics

Puerto Rico suffered from Hurricane Maria this past year. Looking back on 2017, it was a good year for tile and for Architectural Ceramics. Each January, AC has a company-wide meeting, where we reflect on the previous year and create goals for the new year.

A Bold and Bright Home That's Big on Tropical Vibes — House Call

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My inspiration comes from Caribbean roots as my mother was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Pin it. Name: Mary. Location: Madison, Mississippi. Our cottage style home is a cheerful, inviting place with a colorful, tropical vibe.

Mitsubishi Electric Announces Installation of Solar Electric System at Mortech Manufacturing

The A to Z of Building

The Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust (the Trust), a private nonprofit focused on encouraging innovation, technology transfer and commercialization and foster creation of jobs in the

HomeGoods Is Paying Its Puerto Rican Employees, Even Though Stores Haven't Reopened

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It's been over six weeks since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on September 20, and the island is still having major issues restoring power.

New distribution agreement


KERTILES is proud to announce our new distribution agreement with Alexander Diaz and Roger Obando from #1 TILE CENTER AND MORE located in Puerto Rico , Alex and Roger have been loyal customers and personal friends of KERTILES for several years.

New PPG Regional Headquarters for Architectural Coatings Business Opens in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania

The A to Z of Building

Canada and Puerto Rico. PPG Industries today marked the opening of a regional headquarters for its architectural coatings business in the U.S., The facility is located in Cranberry Township

Bold Colors & Positive Vibes in a Puerto Rican Guest House — House Tour

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Location: Ocean Park — San Juan, Puerto Rico. When my partner and I drove into the gated Ocean Park community, we had to circle the block a couple of times before we found The Dreamcatcher guesthouse, where we were staying during our trip to Puerto Rico. Name: The Dreamcatcher Guesthouse , owned by Sylvia and Stephan. Size: 4,000 square feet. Years open: 4 years.

Thanksgiving 2017

JG Kitchens

Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Houston and Northern California. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year. I love the food, family and friend gatherings, as well as four days of relaxation in a row.

Get the Look: Puerto Rican-inspired Minimalism — Shop the Style

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Use the sources below to get a similar look inspired by the beautiful foliage of Puerto Rico and minimal Scandinavian interiors. Adriana's jungle-inspired San Juan apartment has thriving plants, natural wood elements, and even a tropical parrot to boot. READ MORE ». Furniture. Shopping Guides. Shop the Style. Decor & Accessories

If You've Ever Dreamed of Owning a Dreamy Boutique Hotel, Read This

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Read about their teamwork, recommendations for enjoying Puerto Rico, and the inspirations behind building an internationally-recognized boutique hotel. Tucked away in the gated Ocean Park community in San Juan, The Dreamcatcher guesthouse features nine unique rooms and three suites, each one featuring its own distinct style.

Color, Light & Life in a Puerto Rican Home — House Tour

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Location: Ocean Park — San Juan, Puerto Rico. Name: Sylvia De Marco. Size: 2,500 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 2 years. Live a Great Story. The front of Sylvia's house boldly displays the slogan on a pink wall, with potted plants and bright flowers on the wall ledge. The facade says a lot about what guests will find upon entering. Like her bright and hip Ocean Park neighborhood, Sylvia's home is filled with an array of colorful furniture, lively plants, and unique art.

Jazz and Abstract Expressionism Meet Verve with Olga Albizu

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Radiante 1967 by Olga Albizu Born: Ponce, Puerto Rico 1924. Olga Albizu studied art with Esteban Vicente in Puerto Rico, and then won a fellowship to study in New York in 1948. Died: New York, New York 2005 oil on canvas 68 x 62 in. 172.7 x 157.5

Press Release / Win a Year’s Mortgage or Rent Payments


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