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. announcements Fargo resource center The new space will be open by March 2015 by appointment only with our architectural sales rep Kristen Hillrud. We will be announcing more details in the coming weeks.

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The Tile Council of North America Blog

Click here to access our free resources archive. Publications. TCNA Tile Initiative. TCNA Tile Initiative. Tile: The Natural Choice. TCNA Tile Initiative. Tile: The Natural Choice. Presentations.

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Tile Tales and Great Resources

Kitchens for Living

Recently I discovered this great resource where you can learn everything you need to know about tile. Today tile and all the wacky and wonderful things you can do with it takes center stage. Whether your style is wild and crazy or serene and sedate there are many ways to be creative and many types of tile to consider. Depending on the complexity of the installation it is also a great candidate for the savvy DIY expert.

Free Resources

The Tile Council of North America Blog

Click here to access our free resources archive. Publications. TCNA Tile Initiativ e - 2015 Edition. Note: The 2015 edition of Tile: The Natural Choice (expanded from 8 pages to 48) is available for purchase! TCNA Tile Initiative - 2014 Edition. Tile: The Natural Choice - 2014 Edition. Presentations. 2015 Industry Review" Keynote given by Eric Astrachan at Coverings 2015. Standards, Science, Education, Advocacy" Keynote given by Eric Astrachan at Total Solutions Plus 2014. Archive.

Online Stone Resource Library Grows

Stone Update

Natural Stone Institute adds 16 Q&A articles by Chuck Muehlbauer. Featured Association Beat News

Free Resources Archive

The Tile Council of North America Blog

Publications. TCNA Tile Initiative - 2013 Edition. Tile: The Natural Choice - 2013 Edition. TCNA Tile Initiative - 2012 Edition. Presentations. Eric Astrachan's Keynote - Total Solutions Plus 2012.

Free Resources Archive

The Tile Council of North America Blog

Publications. TCNA Tile Initiative - 2013 Edition. Tile: The Natural Choice - 2013 Edition. TCNA Tile Initiative - 2012 Edition. Presentations. Eric Astrachan's Keynote - Total Solutions Plus 2012.

Reclaimed Resources: 8 Ways to Score Recycled Materials

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post Reclaimed Resources: 8 Ways to Score Recycled Materials appeared first on Freshome.com. Building with recycled materials offers two-fold benefits. Not only are you building with cheaper materials that come with a story, but you’re also helping to offset some of your carbon building footprint. It’s no secret that building materials can really eat into your building budget. Just like the housing market, material prices can ebb and flow.

Bathroom Ideas – The Ultimate Design Resource Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post Bathroom Ideas – The Ultimate Design Resource Guide appeared first on Freshome.com. Bathrooms are one of the most popular and commonly remodeled rooms in the home. And since they are a high-traffic space (and one where updates are noticeable), doing so can have a significant effect on resale value. When starting a bathroom remodeling project think about utility as well as design.

New Look for Construction Resources

Stone Update

Atlanta-based design/construction-supply company gets new logo, website. Featured Company Insider News

Emily Henderson Shares Her Tile Resources

The Cement Tile

In the interest of helping her readers, Henderson recently shared a list of her favorite tile resources. The post Emily Henderson Shares Her Tile Resources appeared first on Granada Tile Cement Tile Blog | Tile Ideas, Tips and More. Interior designer Emily Henderson’s Burgos patio tile has created a lot of excitement around here.

Is Fairmont Resources Out of Time with Grabasa Deal?

Stone Update

Spanish court stops efforts to take Grabasa out of bankruptcy. Fairmont appeals, and claims leaks of information. Additional suit to be heard later this month. Featured Industry News

As The Tile Turns - As the Tile Turns - Aspen's Latest Design Resource

As The Tile Turns

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Building Community Resource Based on Sharing Tile Experience

Tile Excellence

a shared community resource. If I run across a good tip or resource for other hard-working small business owners, I''ll post it here. Hi Everyone! And yes, I said welcome to OUR blog because that''s what I hope this becomes.-a I hope to share experiences and opinions based on my 30+ years experience as a tile guy, to hopefully help consumers from expensive or disastrous mistakes.

Introducing GIO – Your New Resource for Floor & Wall Tile for Contract Design

Giotile

Tile has never been more popular for commercial design. Thanks to ever improving tile manufacturing technology and advanced performance characteristics, specifiers are turning to tile as a surfacing choice that answers design and technical demands. Tile is innately durable, simple to maintain, and known to look great for years and years when installed properly. GIO wasn’t created just to introduce another brand of tile and stone as popularity for the category grows.

Customer Loyalty Resources

Flooring the Consumer

Assuming it is, you may enjoy learning about 5 customer loyalty resources: Customer Loyalty: 5 Marketing Blogs to Follow I''m very proud to say that I''m included in the list. :-) I''d love to hear what you think. How important is customer loyalty to you? Thanks for reading. Best, C.B. loyalty

Valspar Introduces New High Caliber Consumer Paint Resource

The A to Z of Building

Valspar, the nation's most widely distributed paint brand, has launched an innovative interactive consumer paint resource dedicated to delivering the highest caliber of personalized service to

Google Art Project, Expanded | Architectural Ceramics: Tile+Mosaic

Tile+Mosaic

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New Colombia Resources Announces Construction of Water Reservoir Near 1200-Acre Theme Park in Girardot

The A to Z of Building

New Colombia Resources, Inc. "New Colombia or the 'Company"), a U.S. company with premium metallurgical coal and building material mining titles, medical marijuana, and industrial hemp

Owens Corning Deploys Building Science Resources to Help Homebuilders

The A to Z of Building

During the 2016 International Builders' Show® (IBS) Owens Corning Insulating Systems is establishing how a building materials manufacturer can collaborate with builders to achieve new

Skanska Awarded Contract to Build Lifeway Christian Resources Headquarters in Tennessee, USA

The A to Z of Building

Skanska has signed a contract with Lifeway Christian Resources to manage the construction of its new corporate headquarters in Tennessee, USA. The contract is worth USD 70M, about SEK 590M, which will

New Safety Training Resources Now Available for Design and Construction Industries

The A to Z of Building

Lean Construction Institute has published a new library of safety training resources for the Design and Construction community, available online at [link

Welcome to OUR Blog! Tile Excellence, Inc., "ask chris"

Tile Excellence

a shared community resource. If I run across a good tip or resource for other hard-working small business owners, Ill post it here. Friday, December 31, 2010. Welcome to OUR Blog! Tile Excellence, Inc., "ask ask chris". Hi Everyone! And yes, I said welcome to OUR blog because thats what I hope this becomes.-a I hope to share experiences and opinions based on my 30+ years experience as a tile guy, to hopefully help consumers from expensive or disastrous mistakes.

Johnson Controls and World Resources Institute Create New Building Efficiency Initiative

The A to Z of Building

Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, and the World Resources Institute (WRI), a global research organization, today announced the creation of the Building Efficiency Initiative to

Living Room Ideas – The Ultimate Design Resource Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post Living Room Ideas – The Ultimate Design Resource Guide appeared first on Freshome.com. Once inside your front door, the first room your guests and family members are likely to encounter is your living room. You host gatherings in your living room, snack on the couch while watching TV, listen to children practice musical instruments, and just generally hang out in this multifunctional space. The way you design your living room can set the design feel for your entire home.

Tile of Spain Announces Winners of 2022 Edition of the Tile of Spain Awards

Tile of Spain USA

Here, the jury celebrated the project’s capacity to minimize the use of materials and aesthetic resources.

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Limestone Learning Deep in the Heart of Texas

Stone Update

Continental Cut Stone and local stonecarvers shed light on architectural design using the native resource. Featured Company Insider News

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Awarded Best Booth - ASID Designer Resource Show

Time2Design

What an honor to have recieved the Best Booth award, we had such an amazing time getting to meet everyone and we are so excited to be part of such a great group of professionals. Thank you so much for stopping by to meet us and we are looking forward to many more events together. We look forward to getting to know everyone and working together in the future. Give us a call or stop by our showroom any time we would love to give you a tour.

Tile of Spain Celebrates a Decade of Ceramic Innovation with the Debut of its 2022 Quick Ship Collection for the U.S. Market

Tile of Spain USA

Established in 2013, the collection has become an important resource for U.S. The resource is updated annually as new trends, innovations and technologies in tile production and design emerge.

Epiroc Now Fully Independent

Stone Update

Mining/natural-resource component of Atlas Copco spins off as separate company. Featured Company Insider News

MIA Online Library for Architects/Designers

Stone Update

New resource contains Dimensional Stone Design Manual chapters, tech bulletins/modules. Featured Associations News

“The New Headquarters of the Valencia Construction Sector Employment Foundation”: A 2021 Tile of Spain Awards Winning Project

Tile of Spain USA

Likewise, it also commended the use of a standard product, applied in industrial style, to create an outer shell based on the criteria of cleanliness, order and minimum resources.”.

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Tiled Floors: A World at Your Feet

Tile of Spain USA

Have you ever stopped to take a careful look at the different floors you tread on each day? Tiled floors are taking over and they can be seen in more and more places: living rooms, bedrooms, terraces, stores, restaurants, offices, industrial premises and high-traffic public areas. Stone, VITACER.

New Safety Video on Stone’s ‘Fall Shadow’

Stone Update

Resource from MIA+BSI highlights awareness in material handling. Featured Association Beat News

Celebrate Earth Day Every Day With Green Squared Certified Products

Why Tile

Another trip around the sun, and we are celebrating Earth Day (April 22nd) with calls to appreciate and responsibly care for our natural resources.

TCNA Makes History With a Powerful Industry-Wide Material Ingredient Guide

Why Tile

ETemplate Systems Opens New Technology, Training Center

Stone Update

Will add major resource for learning and improving digital-templating skills. Featured Company News

Tile of Spain Debuts the 2021 Quick Ship Collection: Featuring Over 150 New Ceramic Series

Tile of Spain USA

Established in 2013, the collection has become a distinguished resource for U.S. Museum, Grow.

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The Spanish Tile Industry Differentiates Itself Through Sustainability

Tile of Spain USA

In recent years the Spanish tile industry has made great strides in reducing production emissions, reducing resource consumption, promoting the circular economy and being over-all more energy efficient. The Spanish sector of ceramic tiles, represented mostly in part by ASCER, is dedicated to improving the environmental impact of member companies’ production processes and ceramic products.

CEU: THE ART OF SPECIFYING NATURAL STONE

Realstone

Get the resources you need to help ensure the stone you choose meets the standards and design intent set for your application. Review resources to find more information about natural stone standards. THE ART OF SPECIFYING NATURAL STONE.

Handmade Porcelain Inspires with the Artisan Series

Rubble Tile

This refined collection of versatile crackle tiles is a wonderful resource for any designer’s tool belt. For the end of December, we are reintroducing you to Cosa Marble’s fine collection of handmade porcelain tiles, the Artisan series.

Trends + Takeaways From Coverings 2022

Decorative Materials

The design community has made due with virtual resources during the pandemic, but nothing matches the energy and enthusiasm of our favorite annual event: the Coverings trade show.

EnergieKer: Sustainability is the heart of technological advancement

Ceramics of Italy

The choice of raw materials such as E-glass and aluminum shape the green soul of the company, with positive consequences for the environment and the human resources.

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