San Antonio San Pedro!

The Tile Shop

I just returned from our new showroom in San Antonio-San Pedro and want to share some photos of the new tiles/vignettes in the store. to showcase our outdoor living products.here is a snap of the San Antonio-San Pedro team enjoying their slate fire pit! Good morning! I will have more to come in later posts as well! We tiled the LH side of the building (outside!)

San Antonio Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Living space at CityVista in Midtown Intro and neighborhood guides by Emily Starbuck Crone Despite being the second most populous city in Texas, San Antonio is often eclipsed in the news by stories of Houston’s up-and-down energy industry and Austin’s burgeoning growth and hipness. San Antonio may be most famous for The Alamo, the River Walk and, of course, the championship-winning Spurs basketball team.

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This Hacienda Chic Hotel Is The Jewel of San Antonio

The Ace of Space

Located in the hip, up-and-coming Pearl District of San Antonio, Hotel Emma brings an eclectic, high-style vibe to a city known for its intermingling of the multicultural and historical. The post This Hacienda Chic Hotel Is The Jewel of San Antonio appeared first on The Ace Of Space Blog.

Do Architects Draw Too Much?

Life of an Architect

Architectural Graphics - The Series Design Graphics My Work Observations Residential Residential Architecture 101 San Antonio 01 a day in the life architects office architectural studio conversations details Residential ArchitectDo architects draw too much?

The Front Door Experience

Life of an Architect

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JMJ Development Set to Break Ground on High-Rise Luxury Apartments in Downtown San Antonio

The A to Z of Building

JMJ Development, LLC, one of the largest builders of luxury real-estate properties in the United States and internationally, is excited to announce its most recent project, JMJ Towers River Walk in

Texas Bank Facade Gets Natural-Stone Makeover

Stone Update

San Antonio building gets renewed look with new natural quartz and marble renovation. Featured Projects Articles

A "Sneak Peek" and some Fantastic Customer Photos

The Tile Shop

I want to share some "sneak peeks" of our new stores in San Antonio and Oakley Station. San Antonio: Our new 19" Hex tiles in Marsala, Bleu St. Good afternoon! The tile setters are working hard to get these open very soon!! Tropez and White with the Penny Rounds Matte White on the Design Center Floor- The Texas Flag!

ModCraft dimensional Peak tile in Lead glaze

ModCraft

Modern Dimensional Tile faces the bar at Juniper Tar in San Antonio. Installations architectural tile back splashes contemporary tile custom handmade tile dimensional tile dimensional wall tiles kitchen tile ModCraft handmade wall tile modern tile wall tile

Polyglass Invites You to Join them at TRC

The A to Z of Building

is pleased to announce its participation at the RCAT 45th Annual Texas Roofing Conference June 16th -18th in San Antonio, TX. Polyglass U.S.A., As a leading manufacturer of roofing and

#TileTuesday J&R Tile and ARDEX – a DESIGNER team

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

J&R Tile’s Advanced Certified Installers Adam Arellano & Triniti Vigil through the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation – CTEF on an imported Italian natural stone project at Gucci in San Antonio, Texas. The project features ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar​​​​​​, ARDEX AM 100™ Rapid Set Pre-Tile Smoothing and Ramping Mortar, MLT. System. StoneCare of Texas polishing three- dimensional look “carpet” at Gucci.

#FlexBoneFriday: Texas Best Tile

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Lamar De Los Santos of Texas Best Tile located in San Antonio, Texas, uses ARDEX X 5™ Flexible Tile and Stone Mortar and ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Mat on a custom home tile installation. “Loving the Flexbone! It lays flat with no curl and the pre-fill is so easy. This uncoupling membrane is the way to go!”, ”, says La mar

Feel the Breeze with Tom Scheerer in House Beautiful Magazine

Cement Style

San Antonio” Cement Tile, Tom Scheerer Design. “San Antonio” Cement Tile, Tom Scheerer Design. Pick up the May 2018 issue of House Beautiful and escape to the Bahamas with Tom Scheerer’s enchanting interior design featuring our handcrafted cement tile. Tom Scheerer’s designs are always inspired, and this Caribbean Colonial is no exception.

CTDA’s Hall of Fame Award Presented to Rick Baldini

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (CTDA) presented its Hall of Fame award to Mr. Rick Baldini at the 2014 Total Solutions Plus in San Antonio, TX. For over 30 years, CTDA has been a leader in the Ceramic Tile industry, imparting the collective knowledge of years of experience in distribution and manufacturing. During that time CTDA has had the privilege of being guided by some of the best leaders in the industry.

#FLEXBONEFriday

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Today’s ARDEX #FLEXBONEFriday installation comes from the deep south- San Antonio, Texas to be exact! ARDEX Choice Contractors J&R Tile , Inc installed 2,000 square feet of ARDEX UI 740 Uncoupling Membrane at the Huntington Office Building. JR Installers said “We love their products and outstanding technical service. We are sold on ARDEX!” ” #FLEXBONEFriday Did You Know

NTCA awards Goldberg with the 2015 Ring of Honor Award

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

San Antonio, TX. This prestigious award was presented by NTCA president, Dan Welch, at an industry awards luncheon during Total Solutions Plus Conference held in San Antonio, TX on October 28, 2014. Richard P. Goldberg, AIA, CSI, NCARB, President of Professional Consultants International (Avon, CT) was proudly presented with the 2015 Ring of Honor Award by the National Tile Contractors Association this past week.

#FlexBoneFriday: J&R Tile, Inc.

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

used a full ARDEX tiling system for a recent bathroom renovation in the historic Monte Vista, San Antonio area. Jesse Leal of J&R Tile, Inc. ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Membrane, ARDEX X 5™ Flexible Tile and Stone Mortar, and ARDEX FL™ Rapid Set, Flexible, Sanded Grout were all used in the residential bathroom. “The installation of Flexbone was really easy and beats installing cement board over a wood substrate any day.

UTSA Professor Receives Grant to Support Research on High-Strength Rebars

The A to Z of Building

Wassim Ghannoum, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), has received a $248,083 grant to support his top-tier research on the

Gorgeous Geometry

Diary of a Tile Addict

After inspiration from the Spanish Revival architecture’s use of cement encaustic tile during her childhood in San Antonio, her gift for design was eventually translated onto her first line of cement tiles. Los Angeles based Tracey Reinberg is the brains behind Kismet Tile. Since 1997 she has been using her talents to design exciting patterns for fabrics and wall coverings, working with big names in the furnishing industry.

ModCraft Hudson Tile

ModCraft

This photo is courtesy of our San Antonio, Texas showroom Delta Granite and Marble. ModCraft contemporary tile Hudson is shown installed perfectly in this Texas Ranch kitchen. Here it is installed horizontally but it can also be placed vertically for a completely different look. where to buy.

2015 Calendar Features Classic Vehicles from the Flooring Industry

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

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. Akron, OH – October 30, 2014 – NAC Products, Inc.,

TCNA’s Tile Person of the Year Awarded to Donato Grosser

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Tile Council of North America (TCNA) presented its prestigious Tile Person of the Year award to Mr. Donato Grosser at Total Solutions Plus 2014 in San Antonio, TX. The award is presented annually to an individual who made transformative changes to the North American tile industry.Donato Grosser is the founder and president of D. Grosser and Associates, Ltd. of New York.

Artist Heather Gauthier Makes Art of Beauty and Wildlife

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

San Antonio artist Heather Gauthier captures the beauty and whimsy of our love of animals. Her offbeat sense of humor resonates with a particular audience and Gauthier has grown a following particularly in San Antonio, her current home base, along with a few other cities like Napa and Aspen. She’s working on a book cover for Harper Collins, a line of china and home linens and larger shows in San Antonio and New Orleans.

Painting Furniture: What? Why? How?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Group in San Antonio, TX, to explain the what, why and how of painting furniture. Do you have an outdated piece of furniture, or simply a piece that no longer fits your decor? You may be tempted to replace the item; however, painting furniture is an easy (and inexpensive) way to give your pieces new life. Painted furniture can add a pop of color to a room – like a red lamp base or chair in an otherwise neutral color palette.

February Service Anniversaries

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Hector began his career at Ardex in 2001 as a Sales Professional in the San Antonio/Austin area where he has built a very successful territory with an avid following of customers. 20 years. Doug Marple. 15 years. Hector Cantu. We are pleased to announce that February 12, 2016 marks Hector Cantu’s 15-year Anniversary with Ardex.

We Asked Real Estate Agents: What Are Buyer’s Biggest Design Turn-Offs?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

” — Joy Bender , of Aumann Bender & Associates with Pacific Sotheby’s in San Diego, CA. ” — John Totin , of The Totin Group with Keller Williams Legacy in San Antonio, Texas. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Agents get real about about buyers’ biggest turn-offs and what to do about them.

Four Ways to Spruce Up Curb Appeal

Kitchen and Residential Design

It is usually during minor renovations outside that homeowners discover problems that only skilled roofing contractors in San Antonio TX or Harrisburg PA for example, or indeed anywhere across the country can address. via Curb appeal is usually something that homeowners do not consider unless they are planning to put their houses on the market.

February Service Anniversaries

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Hector began his career at ARDEX Americas in 2001 as a Sales Professional in the San Antonio/Austin area where he has built a very successful territory with an avid following of customers. February 6, 2016 marks Gaye Barber’s 10-year Anniversary with ARDEX Americas. Gaye began her career with the company as a receptionist. After three years, Gaye transitioned to Sales Support for the Western Division.

One Small Bath, Many Ideas

The Perfect Bath

” she said.The offer, The realise pertaining to your Bays should be higher than $100, Carter is headed to Primarily Primates in San Antonio. Occasionally, one inspiring photo can bring about a wealth of new ideas. This presumably small bath originally pictured in Architectural Digest offers many opportunities to discuss small bath options. While I am not sure of the exact length of this bath, it appears to be only about 6 feet wide.

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Decorator On Demand: Walls of Stone

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, April 16, 2010. Walls of Stone. A lot of times people think in terms of changing the feel of their room with wall color.How about changing the texture instead, in a BIG way? EmberWall: Before and After). This stone veneer takes your "boring" walls to "wow" walls! ArtWall: Before and After).

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Decorator On Demand: Change the Face of Your Fireplace

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Tuesday, August 4, 2009. Change the Face of Your Fireplace. Fireplaces are one of those immediate focal points in your home that can age it. Why is everyone afraid to update them? They get outdated just like kitchens and bathrooms do.

Drafts that might be “Better Left for Dead”

Life of an Architect

To that end, I was in San Antonio, Texas, last week attending the Texas Society of Architects AIA convention and towards the end, gave a presentation on the value of social media for architects. If there is a topic I can spontaneously talk about, it’s this blog … it is the closest thing I have to a hobby ( which is incredibly sad on so many levels ) and I definitely have a Love / Hate relationship with it.

Decorator On Demand: Birthday Celebration!

Decorator on Demand

The next day, they took me to San Antonio for a couple of days to be spoiled there, we had a great time walking around and exploring. This is the San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio isnt the tree pretty too?). Labels: Salado , San Antonio. Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact.

Decorator On Demand: Junk Mail Never Looked So Good

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Tuesday, July 24, 2012. Junk Mail Never Looked So Good. Sandhi Schimmel Gold is a recycling genius and an artist on top of that. She turns every day junk mail into the most amazing art! She hand cuts, sorts and manipulates thousands of pieces; images and text to assemble a mosaic portrait.

Decorator On Demand: Stainless Copper Sinks

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, July 20, 2012. Stainless Copper Sinks. Say what? I know you think those dont go together but they do now. Rohl has come out with a copper stainless sink.Its the look of copper with even more durability than stainless due to the PVD coating they finish it in.

Decorator On Demand: Wine Cellar For A Fella(r)

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, September 16, 2011. Wine Cellar For A Fella(r). My clients foyer was definitely lacking some color, interest and well even some love.

Decorator On Demand: Suzanis, Suzanis, SUZANIS!

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Tuesday, August 16, 2011. Suzanis, Suzanis, SUZANIS! Do you know what Suzanis are? They are large embroidered textiles originally from Central Asia. Traditionally made by Central Asian brides as part of their dowry and were presented to the groom on the wedding day.

Decorator On Demand: Lighting Up in Unexpected Places

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Tuesday, July 10, 2012. Lighting Up in Unexpected Places. Wow, I cant believe the last time I posted was back in February, time flies right? I hope you are all well and enjoying your summer so far.I

Decorator On Demand: Creative Bath Storage Ideas

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, September 9, 2011. Creative Bath Storage Ideas. Hi, everyone, Im Susi and I write as a guest blogger for Design Shuffle , a fabulous social media site that promotes Interior Designers and their work from around the world.

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Decorator On Demand: Powder Room with POP!

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, September 30, 2011. Powder Room with POP! I wanted to to add some WOW to a clients boring powder room, as you know from past posts I love bold colors in powder rooms! This powder room had been originally faux painted probably 10ish years ago and it just felt old and tired in there.

Decorator On Demand: This Isn't Your Grandmother's Rocking Chair

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Friday, February 4, 2011. This Isnt Your Grandmothers Rocking Chair. As you all may know, I am really picky about promoting contests and/or raffles. But I wanted to help out the good people at Contemporary Art Center of Virginia , so I thought I would do a blog posting for them.

Decorator On Demand: Your Photo Inspiration Realized

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Thursday, February 23, 2012. Your Photo Inspiration Realized. Back in January, I posted "Your Life, Your Colors" , about a Glidden Paint quiz to discover your color palette for your own walls.

Decorator On Demand: Baby Got Back Splash

Decorator on Demand

Come Right In: 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. San Antonio. (1). San Juan Bautista. (1). Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Thursday, January 26, 2012. Baby Got Back Splash. I think one of my favorite parts of remodeling a kitchen is adding some WOW to the backsplash.Alot of times I am working on other parts of a clients house and I see a BORING backsplash and I talk them into adding some WOW like these. Before). After). Before).