Hunters Hill House Built in Reference to the Clients’ Italian and Sri-Lankan Heritage

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

According to the creative team at Arkhefield , Hunters Hill House in Australia is a family home that celebrated the characteristics of the site with a palette of richly textured materials, all these in reference to the clients’ Italian and Sri-Lankan heritage.

AskTileExcellence.com: Unbelivable prices for flooring in my town

Tile Excellence

who has referred me many jobs over the last 2 years, called me to come do atub shower tile job. Wednesday, December 19, 2012. Unbelivable prices for flooring in my town. A friend of mine in Rockport mass. The square footage of the job was 50 sq ft plus 16 liner ft. of bullnose. I charged him $ 350.00 and completed the job in 5 hours a good job for me.

64 Important Numbers Every Homeowner Should Know

The Tile Shop

I would print this as a reference for both you and your customers if they have questions: 64 Important Numbers Every Homeowner Should Know. skip to main | skip to sidebar. The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty. Design Tips, Inspiration, and Tile Shop updates. Search This Blog. Loading.

Tile of Spain Quick Ship Collection Expands for the 2018 Year to Include 61 Spanish Tile Companies

Tile of Spain USA

The Quick Ship Collection reference guide includes a select group of tile products from Spanish manufacturers that are available for immediate purchase in the U.S.

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Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

Commonly referred to as 2” cm porcelain, this tile is specifically built for the outdoors and provides a wide variety of ways it can be installed and enjoyed making it even more ideal for patios, rooftops, pool surrounds, driveways and more. Kasbah Museum. Tangier, Morocco.

Cupboards Kitchen and Bath: Pantone 2014 Color of the Year.

Discerning Design

Ive had some of my design friends refer to it more lovingly as "kind of lavender". Saturday, January 25, 2014. Pantone 2014 Color of the Year :: Radiant Orchid. We welcome 2014 with the return of the forecasted color of the year from Pantone. This years jewel tone is radiant orchid.

Quick Ship Collection Expands for the 2017 Year to Include 57 Spanish Tile Companies

Tile of Spain USA

The Quick Ship Collection reference guide which includes a select group of tile products from Spanish manufacturers that are available for immediate purchase in the U.S.

Get The Retro Metro Look With Antique Style Crackle Glaze Tiles

The London Tile Co.

This style is referred to as ‘retro metro’ due to the combination of the metro brick-shaped tile and the vintage-style crackle glaze look to the tiles. Metro, or subway, tiles often create a modern and industrial look in kitchens and bathrooms, however our crackle glaze Cactus tiles add antique charm to this sometimes harsh look.

New Retro Metro Crackle Glaze Bevelled Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Available in a range of soft and muted colours, the Cactus Bevelled range manages to look both modern and vintage at the same time – which is why we often refer to them as retro metro tiles.

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Contents - 2015 Tile: The Natural Choice

The Tile Council of North America Blog

Green Squared: Stress-Free Sustainability A summary of Green Squared ® criteria for sustainable tiles and installation materials, and the rating systems that reference Green Squared Certified ® products. This 16-page guide is organized by LEED credit category, for quick reference to the categories and compliance pathways applicable to ceramic tile. TCNA Green Report: Life-Cycle Cost Study Quick-reference data on various flooring options for cost per square foot over time.

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Deciding Between Ceramic or Porcelain Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

When installing tile in the kitchen , it can be difficult to choose between the two as so many people use the term “ceramic tile” as a generic ways to refer to all types of tile.

Tile Tuesday: The Many Meanings of “Encaustic”

Kitchens for Living

Here’s what I discovered: Encaustic tile is also referred to as cement tile, inlaid tile and hydraulic tile. encaustic” with reference to tile, comes from the nineteenth century. Victorians thought that inlaid tile resembled this enamel work and began to refer to it as encaustic.

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Design "Cheat Sheet"

The Tile Shop

We use Semi-gloss paint on the cabinets in the showroom and Egg-shell on the walls: Print these for reference…. Good afternoon! We came across these Design "Cheat Sheets" the other day…and wanted to share them with you.

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Working in Harmony: Tile That Embodies the Principles of Feng Shui

Architectural Ceramics

The tile’s color references Feng Shui’s element of Water. In today’s fast-paced culture, men and women alike have hectic work and home schedules. As adults, we often over-book ourselves with work, or our kids with school activities and birthday parties.

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The Perfect Kitchen for The Entertainer

Conestoga Tile Blog

Over the years, you have been referred to as the “best party host.” A party is not a party unless you are throwing it. But if you are being honest, you could not have gotten to this place without your kitchen.

What Are Encaustic Cement Tiles?

Granada Tile

These types of tiles are technically called ceramic tiles, but many sources and even tile manufacturers have interchangeably referred to them as both ceramic and cement tiles. While hardly a modern material, encaustic tiles are very popular in the home decorating and interior design world.

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*CUSTOM System Selected for Tile and Stone Orange County’s Two Tallest Towers*

CUSTOM Insights Blog

is a high-tech economic powerhouse sometimes referred to as “Silicon Valley South.” Irvine, Calif. This fast-growing city’s skyline was transformed by a pair of distinctive glass office towers located at Irvine’s Spectrum Center, an open-air retail and dining district.

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March Madness: ACI’s Final Four Tile Matchups

Architectural Ceramics

To reference this information later, download a Printable PDF here. For college basketball, the month of March means everything. Sports fans young and old complete their bracket and cheer on their team to win it all.

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

Architectural Ceramics

The floor, while hardwood and not tile, still references the warm tones to that of Terra-cotta tile. Rockville, MD – May 5, 2017 – The Kentucky Derby, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day – May is never short on it’s share of holidays and celebrations.

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Tile Tuesday: Parente to Parasol, Old Tradition-New Expression

Kitchens for Living

In this way it does reference its location quite well. Sevillanos refer to it as “Las Setas”(The Mushrooms). Welcome to the second installment of the Tile Tuesday series! If you missed part one you can find it right here.

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Bigger Is Better: Large Format Porcelain Tile

Architectural Ceramics

For best results, please refer to our Installation Guidelines Brochure. Go big or go home. OK, we’d love to go through your home. Architectural Ceramic’s put together a small list of some of our large format porcelain tile collections.

Why is my White Marble Turning Yellow?

Architectural Ceramics

Note: for further technical information and specifications please refer to the TILE COUNCIL OF AMERICA HANDBOOK, and the DIMENSION STONE DESIGN MANUAL from the Marble Institute of America.

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Designing with Cement Tile: Shapes, Sizes, Formats

Tile Talk

Further, for added inspiration, make sure to download Avente Tile’s newly published Guide to Buying Handmade Cement Tile , a 14-page reference tool with easy-to-read information, vivid examples of cement tile installations, FAQs, and more! Exercise your creativity with handmade cement tile!

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Tile Excellence For Sale and I retired to Florida, So why am I in Gloucester, MA.

Tile Excellence

I have tons of local references and can get to most jobs within a reasonable time. Tile Installation Services | Labor Only | Tile Excellence.

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Tile: An Interview with Ryan Fasan

Kitchens for Living

Ryan: Well there is “through-body” porcelain and colored body porcelain which is probably what you’re referring to. Before we get too crazy with the art here (I’m so sure we will!)

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Why Should You Be Wary of Contractors With Deals That Are “Too Good To Be True”?

Burgin Construction

Check references and get a written contract. Blog Orange County, CA Remodeling Appliances Background Bath Burgin Construction Cabinets Contractor Arrested Contractor Fraud Customer Service Design Designer Designing Dewils Garage Organization Garage Remodel Home Home Remodeling Insured Kitchen Licensed Licensing Orange County Organization References Remodel Remodeling Tweeting Twitter I have worked in Real Estate in some form or other for the past 12 years.

Switching Gears: AC’s Mosaic Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

To get into the nitty-gritty of how to install the Gears Collection , please reference page 8 of our Data Sheet here. Summer is nearly over. As a result, families find themselves switching gears from vacation mode to getting back to the grind with school and work.

Getting in Shape: The Skinny on Tile Shapes & Patterns

Architectural Ceramics

Arabesque, fan, fish scale, lantern, wave — The name ogee refers to a group of specialty tiles that all use curves to create their shapes. Losing weight. It stinks. Many of us use the New Year to kick off a new exercise plan.

Big Trends from KBIS Part II

Kitchens for Living

Brizo introduced its new Rook collection for the bath, with a subtle reference to chess. Last post I shared some of my kitchen trend discoveries from KBIS2015, the 51st Kitchen & Bath Industry Show held last month in LasVegas.

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Switching Gears: AC’s Mosaic Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

To get into the nitty-gritty of how to install the Gears Collection , please reference page 8 of our Data Sheet here. Summer is nearly over. As a result, families find themselves switching gears from vacation mode to getting back to the grind with school and work.

Laticrete’s Mobile App

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

LATICRETE Mobile is an industry-first, full-service jobsite reference tool. Whether you are a professional contractor, distributor, dealer or do-it-yourselfer you will find this application to be a welcome addition to your tool kit!

What Are Encaustic Cement Tiles?

Granada Tile

These types of tiles are technically called ceramic tiles, but many sources and even tile manufacturers have interchangeably referred to them as both ceramic and cement tiles. While hardly a modern material, encaustic tiles are very popular in the home decorating and interior design world.

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Terracotta Tesselations

Diary of a Tile Addict

And then there is Siena, a trapezoidal range that delivers an imposing finish that refers to iconic buildings from architectural history. Giotto from the Design Collection by Nina Martinelli.

How To Care For Marble Or Natural Stone From?

How to Floor Tile

Refer to the section on oil-based stains. Marble Institute Of America! link] I personally do not advocate using Marble, Travertine and other natural stone in showers or wet areas because it is too soft and hard to maintain.

Do's and Dont's of Choosing a Tile Installer to do Work in your Home

Tile Excellence

ALWAYS get and check as many references as possible the best reference is a completed tile job somewhere in public that you can go out on your own and see for yourself. Tile installation is a very specialized trade and most tile after installed is in effect a concrete like product and can't easily be changed. In most cases if change is needed then new material will have to be repurchased. So it is imperative to hire a qualified professional tile installer to do your work.

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MIA Releases Stones of North America Version 3

StoneDimensions

"Stones of North America is quickly becoming a go-to reference for information about the North American stone market," said James A. The Marble Institute of America has released Stones of North America Version 3.

How to Choose Kitchen Floor Tiles

The London Tile Co.

The kitchen is often referred to as the heart of the home, so it’s crucial to get your decor just right. Whether it’s your busy family hub, or somewhere to relax and socialise with friends, the kitchen is an important part all of our lives. The floor of your kitchen might not be the first thing you decide on, but it can make a huge difference to the look and feel of the room. We’ve put together some tips to help you just the right floor tiles for your kitchen.

New System Installed in Buildings Allows Collecting Data on Energy Usage

The A to Z of Building

Researchers in the School of Engineering's Electronics Laboratory are developing an energy concept, which refers to a smart grid capable of deciding how best to distribute energy based on cost

Tile for the People!

Making Tile Modern

Take the one below here for example: Our customers in Texas wanted to replace tired outdoor brick with a bit of color that references the colors you’ll find inside the home. Modwalls | Colorful Modern Tile Since 2005. Tile for the People! We say that a lot here at Modwalls.

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Tile for the People!

Making Tile Modern

Take the one below here for example: Our customers in Texas wanted to replace tired outdoor brick with a bit of color that references the colors you’ll find inside the home. Modwalls | Colorful Modern Tile Since 2005. Tile for the People! We say that a lot here at Modwalls.

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Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

Tile Talk

The PEI ratings is commonly referred to as “abrasion resistance” and is probably the most commonly used industry rating for wear. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

Avente Tile Talk: New Arabesque Pattern Designs in Cement Tile

Tile Talk

It refers to an implied sense of texture or depth created through the use of artistic elements of line, shading and color. While pattern refers to recurring visual events or motifs, they can exhibit visual texture, as well as true texture. Tuesday, March 11, 2014.

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Get lost in the maze with Refin’s new collection: Labyrinth

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Ceramiche Refin was founded in 1962 and over the years has become a point of reference for the ceramic trade both in Italy and abroad.

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