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LaRochelle Cement Tiles For A Beautiful Deck

Granada Tile

Just look at the plazas and cafes of Europe, South America and North Africa. A Beautiful Deck. Cement tiles are beautiful in outdoor spaces, like decks and patios. Through wear and tear and heat and rain, these cement tiles retain their vibrant looks.

Tile Is A Trend Lonny Editors Want To Stick Around

Granada Tile

Of course, knowing the long history and incredible durability of cement tiles — for proof, just look to the beautiful outdoor plazas and the colorful interiors of South America, North Africa and Europe.

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Granada Tile’s Fez Cement Tiles Is The Welcome Mat In A Colorado Home

Granada Tile

Paving the streets, main squares and outdoor spaces of Italy, France, Morocco and South America, they’ve survived the scuffle of feet over hundreds of years, retaining their bright, distinctive beauty. When editor in Chief Kate Meyers of Colorado Homes and Lifestyle moved into her best friend’s home, she chose Granada Tile’s Fez cement tile to delineate the front foyer and put her own spin on the house.

Rio Inspirations

JG Kitchens

This is the first time they’ve ever been played in South America. Are you watching the Olympics, too? The games are fascinating, but so is the setting. The location is not without its controversy, but that’s for someone else’s blog to cover.

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Installation Equation: A Patchwork of Cement Tiles

Granada Tile

For her tile project, our client Paola Devis was drawn to cement tiles, because, “I grew up in South America—this was the floor in my grandmother’s house as well as historic houses in my hometown,” she says.

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Spotted: Granada Tiles Fez Cement Tile in East Hampton’s Moby Restaurant In Design Sponge

Granada Tile

Today on Design Sponge , two great tastes together: Granada Tile’s Fez cement tile in black and white in Moby, one of the hottest restaurants in East Hampton, AND a recipe for the restaurant’s grilled Margherita pizza.

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MOUNTAIN RE-SOURCE CENTER HONORS FLORIDA TILE FOR TEN YEARS OF PARTNERSHIP, IMPACT ON COMMUNITIES

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

shared a video demonstrating how they have used tile in orphanages, schools, medical clinics, homes, and community centers in fifteen countries in Central and South America and in Eastern Europe. CANTON, OH (Dec.

ThyssenKrupp Installs High-Speed Elevators at One World Trade Center

The A to Z of Building

ThyssenKrupp has installed the fastest elevators in North and South America at One World Trade Center in New York. The technology group also supplied stainless steel for the spire of the tower.

Cement Tile Pattern Sets Theme for Resort Restaurant

Tile Talk

The use of cement tile in high-traffic areas is quite common throughout Europe and South America where it can be seen on the floors of centuries-old churches, homes and businesses. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

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Maison & Objet Americas Debuts in Miami

Kitchens for Living

Now its success has spawned a new version, Maison & Objet Americas which was held at the Miami Beach Convention Center May 12-15. Miami is at the crossroads between North and South America, both physically and culturally.

Truly Unique – Marble Countertops

Burgin Construction

Marble is a natural stone found in mountainous regions of North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. Marble is a classic and visually striking choice for countertops.

May Employee Milestones

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Jorge Garza celebrates his 10 th anniversary with ARDEX Americas on May 1. In 2009 Jorge’s job was expanded again, and he became the Regional Sales Manager for Latin America, which includes Mexico, Caribbean, Central America and the northern cone of South America.