American Olean Entourage Series - Felicity & Strategies

ISC Surfaces

Strategies is a Structured Railroad Mosaic using metallic look glass in both glossy and frosted. Strategies in Silver Intentions Entourage is a collection of eight outstanding glass tile, glass mosaic, and glass / natural stone blend mosaics.

Sales Tips: 6 Strategies to Get Buyers to Talk to You

The A to Z of Building

Sales Tips: 6 Strategies to Get Buyers to Talk to You. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

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Bathroom Remodel: 4 Smart Strategies to Get You Started

Conestoga Tile Blog

The post Bathroom Remodel: 4 Smart Strategies to Get You Started appeared first on Conestoga Tile. Flooring is an immensely important part of the decision making process when you’re remodeling a bathroom.

New Marketing Strategy for Hanwha

Stone Update

Korea-based manufacturer rebrands Canadian-made Hanstone Quartz with lifestyle focus. Featured Company Insider News

Laser Products: Meeting Demand through Strategy

Stone Update

Digital-measuring/technology-solutions company to increase manufacturing capacity by 40%. Featured Company Insider News

Strategy Talk: Can the Latest Organizational Innovations Really Help Us?

The Ace of Space

Evaluate new management approaches, such as holacracy and agile, based on how they can improve clarity and collaboration at your company

ICP Construction Unveils New Architectural Paint and Coatings Strategy

The A to Z of Building

ICP Construction, a division of Innovative Chemical Products Group (ICP Group), has unveiled their architectural paint and coatings strategy. ICP Construction currently manufactures and markets under

A Strategy to Personalize your Painted Kitchen Cabinets Colors


There is a strategy to personalize your painted kitchen cabinets colors to show your own characters. The strategy is based on your favorite colors, pictures, styles, materials, and shapes that you want to show through the painted kitchen cabinets colors.

Home Décor Strategies to Help You Make Great Design Choices


While trends often change, some smart strategies will help you make choices that will stand the test of time. (A big thanks to our friends at Taylor Morrison for sponsoring this post!). Making interior design decisions can be intimidating for the average homeowner.

Ceramic Morphologies: 3D Printing on Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

” T he new installation, supported by the Ceramic Technology Institute ( Institution de Tecnología Cerámica, ITC ) in Castellón, Spain, e xplored the design opportunities of a no vel ceramic 3D printing strategy.

Study Results Help Design Possible Restoration Strategies for Buildings Close to Sea

The A to Z of Building

The University of the Basque Country’s (UPV/EHU) IBeA research group has studied by means of various analytical tools the influence that may be exerted by various marine and urban-industrial

Home Staging: Adding value to the home with ceramic tile

Tile of Spain USA

Originally developed in Europe, the strategy of home staging is generally used to make the property more attractive, improving its looks to call the attention of future buyers or renters.

Doug Hayes named Vice President of Sales for Florida Tile, Inc.

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

We are extremely confident in his ability to enhance our long-term strategy and lead the sales organization to a higher level of success.”. “I CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. September 20, 2017. Doug Hayes named Vice President of Sales for Florida Tile, Inc.

Cheng Kin Ming Announces Strategy to Accelerate World's Transition to Green Cities

The A to Z of Building

Cheng Kin Ming, whose recent investments in solar companies are estimated to be worth nearly $20 billion – making him the world's largest private investor in clean technologies – is

New CEU with Architectural Record – Ceramic Tile: Solutions for Holistic Sustainability

Tile of Spain USA

On top of these advantages, the effect of ceramic tile on occupant satisfaction has been quantified and is now employed as part of a green building strategy – there are several empirical measures of how ceramic tile boosts contentment in a workplace, community facility, hotel, school, or home.…

Breaking Molds with Tile

Tile of Spain USA

The new strategy for customizing ceramic tiles entitled “Extruded Tesselation: Ceramic Tectonics” consists of automated cutting of extruded clay-based ceramic in a process whereby all the pieces are produced using the same extrusion die, reducing production costs.

Tile Style with Tile of Spain

Tile of Spain USA

A key element of the communication strategy, the advertising campaign plays an essential role in the Tile of Spain promotion plan, defining the international position of Spanish ceramic tiles. .

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Rockhead Group Changes Management and Adds Marketing Partner

Stone Update

Marqet Group will develop strategies to expand membership. Featured Association Beat News

Cultivating your company’s strategic plan

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

A good plan also includes: Strategies (broad directions to achieve your goals), Programs (shorter term actions required to implement the strategies), Metrics (such as incremental market share improvement), and. Assign responsible individuals to oversee each strategy or program. CTDA Home | Contact Us. Cultivating your company’s strategic plan. Most companies start life as a business plan.

Coverings Changes Show Management

Stone Update

Taffy Event Strategies will handle 2017 Orlando event next April. Featured Shows, Seminars, Workshops Events

Lackmond Products Appoints Two in Sales

Stone Update

Sullivan to direct Ontario strategies; McCoy covers the West Coast. Featured Company News

SIMAS, the positive trend continues

Ceramics of Italy

Indeed, environmental management is a decisive aspect of the business strategy for Simas – operating for over 60 years (it was established in Civita Castellana in 1955).

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Mission Statements | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

Home / Career / Mission Statements Mission Statements Bob Borson — January 30, 2014 — 58 Comments I’m going to come right out and go on record by saying that I think Mission Statements are silly – particularly if you make them public and part of your marketing strategy. about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect?

Molten Gold – Island Oasis

JG Kitchens

One of my strategies for achieving that, regardless of whether I’m using my Crockpot, stovetop or oven, is with herbs and spices. I’m not an avid chef, as I’ve shared before in my In Praise of Slow Cookers post , but I love eating healthfully.

kbculture: In the Summertime, the Final Day

KB Culture

Kelvinators cool view of life in 1947 may be a bit biased—as might be expected from a refrigerator manufacturer—but youll get no argument from me on its suggested strategy for summertime meal preparation. skip to main | skip to sidebar. 16 August 2013.


Ceramics of Italy

The new Fiorano plant is the latest step in Florim’s innovation strategy: in the last two years, the company has invested over 200 million euro. The new Florim factory has been opened in the heart of the Italian ceramic district, in Fiorano Modenese: a 4.0 plant that sets unprecedented standards in the field of industrial innovation.

Bellavita’s Wall Tile Factory Becomes First Chinese Manufacturer to Acheive Green Squared Certification

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

One of our core strategies has been to marry the key strengths of Chinese manufacturing practices with top european machinery and operations,” says Mike Ward, VP of Sales for Bellavita, “achieving this certification goes a long way towards proving that Bellavita is a leader not just among Chinese manufacturers but on a global scale.

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

Kitchens for Living

Each one experiments with one of three post-forming strategies; cutting, folding and bending-by Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Before we get too crazy with the art here (I’m so sure we will!)

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New Office Building in High Point Features GIO’s “Midtown” Porcelain Stoneware in its Lobby


The 48,000-square-foot, two-story building was designed by West and Stem Architects and the interiors were designed and specified by Workplace Strategies , both of Winston-Salem.

Business Owners: Put your successor to work before you set sail

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Create a comprehensive strategy. CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. Business owners: Put your successor to work before you set sail. A hastily chosen or ill-prepared successor can lead a company astray or, in worst cases, mismanage it into bankruptcy. Before you set sail into retirement or perhaps on to your next great professional adventure, make absolutely sure that your chosen replacement is ready to, well, succeed. Build stakeholder confidence.

Product Benefits That Benefit Pros || James Hardie’s Contractor Alliance Program

Building Moxie

Topics covered include installation, job-site safety, and in-home sales strategies. *. This is a partnered post with James Hardie Industries. 8 Million North American Homes Served. I remember clearly the first time I ran my hand over it.

Perforated Brick Entrance Screen Defining Fairbairn Road House in Australia

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A key strategy employed to do this involved layering up the front elevation to the street to create depth as opposed to a flat facade,” explained the architects.

ARDEX Americas Wins Engaging Pittsburgh Innovation People Practices Award

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

This award exemplifies the commitment we have made to key business strategy, “Drive Culture and People Development.”.

H.B. Fuller Company Acquires ProSpec® Construction Products

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Fuller’s growth strategy by strengthening the company’s customer profile in the southeastern and western regions of the United States , where tile consumption is largest. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL ) announced today that it has acquired ProSpec ® Construction Products, which is a provider of tile and stone installation products. This acquisition supports H.B.

Strikingly Creative Apartment Remodel in Taipei [Before & After Photos]

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Similar strategies are implemented in the two bedrooms at the back of the apartment. Archlin Studio sent us photos and information depicting an inspiring apartment remodel in Yangming National Park,Taipei, Taiwan. The apartment has an amazing view of picturesque Mt.

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ARDEX Americas announces the expansion of their Dallas, Georgia manufacturing facility

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

The 50,000-square foot expansion continues ARDEX’ growth strategy, focusing on manufacturing, training and customer support. ARDEX Building for Growth in the Americas.

Unique Fitzroy Park Home Embedded in Lush Surroundings

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Architects saw an opportunity to create an unusual floor plan inspired by surroundings: “ The design strategy takes advantage of the sloping site by creating new additional spaces within the lower garden level.”

NCKU Unveils New Design for Unique, Sustainable Floating House

The A to Z of Building

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) reveals a new unique floating house design during the Conference on Taijian Floating Green House and Sustainable Energy Strategies. The Research Center for


CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

The show is managed by Taffy Event Strategies, LLC. CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us. Press Contacts. Sharp Communications. Phoebe Lasky. Madeleine Tabing. 212-829-0002. COVERINGS 2017 CELEBRATES FIRST-EVER NATIONAL TILE DAY.

Festo Completes Development of Company Headquarters in Esslingen

The A to Z of Building

As part of its long-term location strategy, Festo started developing the company headquarters in Esslingen with its technological fields of expertise and turning it into a high technology site.

What's in Store

KB Culture

As acceptance of the integrated kitchen continues to creep forward [although an interesting wrinkle is being posed by micro-apartments], designers continue to refine storage strategies.

The Right Angle on Sustainability: Green Squared by Jeffrey Steele – Part One

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

We’ve put together a pretty comprehensive standard for the industry that goes beyond just criteria of products, and also addresses corporate strategies and facility strategies.”. Everyone knows tile is green. So why is the new Green Squared standard and certification program launching at Coverings so important to the industry? How did it come together, who took part in the development process, and what is likely to be its impact over time?

How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor

Tile Excellence

This gives a beautiful overall balances layout-not always the easiest, but certainly the most consumer-pleasing layout strategy. Tile Excellence responds to bad advise on "how to lay ceramic tile" found on Consumers Beware! Here''s a question from, which Tile Excellence oftens answers. We''ve even won best answer a few times. In response to the question, "How to Install Ceramic Tile Floor" "To i nstall ceramic tile , first grout the area.

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