Take It Outside: Outdoor AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Check out a few Architectural Ceramics tile collections, suitable for outdoor use, that have you covered under foot and under water. The Ins and Outs of Outdoor Tile. What type of tile can be used outdoors? Glass tile is gaining popularity specifically for use in in-ground pools.

2018 Tile Trends from Tile of Spain

JG Kitchens

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting the major Spanish tile show, Cevisama , in a hosted press tour, in 2012, and seeing Tile of Spain ‘s exhibits at Coverings at several shows. Gauged or Thin Tile. Photos: Tile of Spain.

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TILE EXCELLENCE

Tile Excellence

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Tile with Money in Mind

Architectural Ceramics

So take a break from crunching the numbers, and take a look at a few tile examples from Architectural Ceramics that have cash in mind. We’re hoping you’ll file one or two ideas away to use on a tile renovation after a tax refund comes your way. The deadline is here.

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Porcelain Tile vs. Ceramic Tile

Tile Talk

By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. Since launching our new line of Porcelain Pool Tile earlier this month, we''ve been getting a lot of questions about what makes porcelain tile better than ceramic tile. Porcelain tile is a type of ceramic tile and nothing more.

Aquarius Stone Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

The Aquarius range features natural stone effect wall and floor tiles as well as a modern decor tile in Dark or Moon grey. Bathroom Tiles Kitchen Tiles

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New Tile Ranges at The London Tile Co.

The London Tile Co.

We’ve had a sudden influx of new tile ranges here at The London Tile Co. Don’t forget that tiles can be used in any room in your home – they are hardwearing, hygienic and easy to keep clean, making them perfect for hallways, living spaces and even outdoors. Atrium is a 1200x600mm large format tile made of strong porcelain which means it can be used on both walls and floors. ‘Another concrete effect tile?’

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Granada Tile Cement Tile Spotlight: Bilboa

Granada Tile

Fun fact for any Tolkein fans out there: in Basque, the city’s name is Bilbo, the first name of the reluctantly brave Hobbit in The Hobbit ) Because of its many swoops and swerves, this historic cement tile pattern reminded us of Bilbao. .

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The Third Dimension of Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Traditionally, ceramic tile manufacturers have offered a multitude of sizes in their catalogs by playing with two different dimensions: length and width. Slimming tiles down from the standard thickness of around 8mm to between 3.5

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Tile Face-Off: Porcelain vs. Ceramic Tile

As The Tile Turns

Choosing the right tile is an important decision, and there are a number of factors to take into account. For example, you will need to consider the shape and size of your room, how your tile will be used, durability, lighting and, of course, your own personal style.

Summer Blockbusters: New AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Just like movies released this time of year hope to be the blockbuster hit of the summer, Architectural Ceramics recently launched a few new tile collections that we hope will be a hit among clients like you. Want to see more beach-inspired tile collections? Lights, camera, action!

Call for Entries: Tile of Spain Awards 2018

Tile of Spain USA

The Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER) announces the call for entry for the annual Tile of Spain Awards of Architecture and Interior Design. Pressroom Architechture ASCER interior design tile of spain Tile of Spain Awards

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Subtle Seaside Style: Tile Inspiration & Collections With a Soft Touch

Architectural Ceramics

Dive in with us, as AC looks toward tile collections that lend themselves to a subtle seaside style. The tile’s iridescent shine reminds us of a polished pearl. AC’s Sonoma Tile Maker’s line, the Vihara Collection, color Puka Iridescent, eHex mosaic.

Flagstone Tile Layout Patterns

The London Tile Co.

Traditionally made from stone such as travertine or limestone, the term flagstone is now commonly used to describe the patterns created using different sized tiles or paving stones. Browse our flagstone tile ranges online or pop into a showroom for a closer look.

Behind The Cement Tile: Granada Tile’s Santander Concrete Tile

Granada Tile

As regular readers may know, Granada Tile’s global perspective and love of travel means that we like to name our encaustic tile patterns after cities, countries and favorite spots around the world that inspire us. Case in point, our Santander cement tile.

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Tile of Spain Presents 2018 Trend Report for Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Tile is not just an accent, it’s literally everywhere indoors and out. Pressroom 2018 Trends El Molino harmony Inalco Keraben natucer peronda tile of spain Tile trends Vives

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Metro Tile Layouts

The London Tile Co.

Metro, subway, brick, or whatever you call them, these small ceramic tiles never seem to go out of style. They take their name from the coloured brick tiles traditionally used in underground stations but have become a staple in both kitchens and bathrooms over the last few years.

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Granada Tile Barcelona Cement Tile In Better Homes & Gardens

Granada Tile

Replacing your kitchen backplash tile with something prettier, bolder and easier to care for, like Granada Tile cement tiles! With all the wet and cold weather we’re all having these days, we’re spending a lot of time in our kitchens.

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New Cuban Cement Tile from Aguayo Tile

Tile Talk

By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. A few weeks ago, I shared 2015 Tile Trends from my annual pilgrimage to Coverings , a trade show for tile and stone. I promised to share some other great new tile finds that Avente Tile will be adding to our offerings. Love Cuban Tiles?

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A Granada Tile Fez Cement Tile Bathroom

Granada Tile

Adrianna and Paul’s Granada Tile Fez cement tile bathroom, recently shown in Living Etc. It’s hard to look at this one photo of our Fez cement tile used as shower floor tile and shower wall tile without wanting to see the whole thing!

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Italian Inspirations: Italian Stone Tile Designs

As The Tile Turns

Few modern flooring materials quite capture the classic appeal of Italian stone tile, which grants any room an instant burst of glamour. It's ideal for decorative kitchen tiles, contemporary bathroom tiles, outdoor patio tile and everything in between.

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Top Five Tile Trends

Diary of a Tile Addict

I am grateful to my colleagues at Novita in New York for this informed take on today’s top tile trends, which they have produced having synthesised the very best of the new ranges displayed by Italian manufacturers at Coverings. Left: Operae by Ornamenta. Right: Bold by Marca Corona.

Tile Updates: Current Tile Trends

As The Tile Turns

Tile makes a statement while retaining the durability, versatility and other numerous benefits that have made it such a popular flooring material through the years. Tile Trends Design

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Tiled Stair Riser Design Picks

Tile Talk

By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. Nothing adds more curb appeal, sense of personal style, and a real design punch than using decorative tiles on stair risers. Decorative tiles used on stair risers showcase personal style and add curb appeal. Rule #2: Start with tiles you love!

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May Featured Tiles: Echo & Temple

The London Tile Co.

Hopefully, warmer weather is on its way (again) and we can concentrate on summer plans and choosing new tiles. Our range of external porcelain tiles have been flying out of our warehouse and we cannot wait to see the exciting patios you are creating with them. If you’re looking for internal tiles to refresh your home then read on to find out more about this month’s Featured Tiles. Bathroom Tiles Hallway Tiles Kitchen Tiles Special Offers

Coverings 2017 Tile Trends

Tile of Spain USA

One of Tile of Spain’s largest showings at Coverings ever, the Spain Pavilion at Coverings 2017 featured ceramic tile technology and design choices from 97 Spanish ceramic and stone manufacturers. Blog Coverings 2017 tile of spain Tile trends video

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August Featured Tiles: Allure & Exhibit

The London Tile Co.

This month we have two lovely tile ranges to tell you about, so read on for more information about the August Featured Tiles. The Allure range stands out for so many reasons; the almost cement-effect plank field tiles, stunning glitter decors and a range of colours that would please any interior designer. Each of the four contemporary colours, White, Steel, Sand and Copper, is available in a 1200x300mm porcelain tile that can be used on walls and floors.

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Steak & Whisky + Granada Tile Toscano Cement Tile

Granada Tile

For this week’s cement tile Tuesday spotlight, we turn our attention to Hermosa Beach, California, a spot for surfers, sun and now Steak & Whisky, brought to you by Chef/Partner Tin Vuong and executive chef John Shaw. . Breaking News cement tile cement tiles concrete tile.

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Vintage Tile Tour, Continued

Tile Talk

By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. If you love tile, then you can''t miss this rare opportunity to tour a house with tiles installed in nearly every room, including some Royal Delft cloisonné decorative tiles. Royal Delft cloisonné decorative tile accent: swan.

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National Tile Day

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain is proud to participate in National Tile Day. Held February 23, the day recognizes tile as a timeless element of architecture and design. Around the world, tile plays a variety of roles, revealing its durability and flexibility over thousands of years.

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Granada Tile Sophia Cement Tile in Marcia Prentice’s How We Live Book

Granada Tile

Granada Tile’s Sofia cement tile is used in the front entry as floor tile in this Spanish-style home. Photographer Marcia Prentice has been snapping interiors that include Granada Tile’s cement tile patterns since she got her start at Apartment Therapy.

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Getting in Shape: The Skinny on Tile Shapes & Patterns

Architectural Ceramics

At Architectural Ceramics, we’ve done a little exercise of our own to come up with some of our favorite tile shapes and patterns. Let’s get the skinny on a few tile shapes and patterns, and see how clients used them. Tile Shapes & Patterns. Losing weight.

Cement Tiles Inspired by World Travels

Granada Tile

Ceramic tiles first made an appearance in the ninth or tenth century BC, with cement tile arriving quite a bit later in the 1800s when hydraulic presses were invented and Portland cement was discovered. Moroccan Tile. Spanish Tile. Firenze Tile. Cuban Tile.

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Granada Tile Badajoz Cement Tile Provides Kitchen Tile Inspiration

Granada Tile

Over on VivaFullHouse , our Badajoz cement tile gets a spot in her round up of her dreams for a kitchen with deep blue or navy cabinets (and our Badajoz concrete tiles of course!).

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Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts

Tile Excellence

Ceramic Tile Repairs: Floor Tile Replacement and Shower Re-grouts By Chris Lawson Tile repairs are a very specialized service and it can be hard to get tile contractors interested in small, sometimes difficult, detailed repairs.

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Coverings 2018: Tile of Spain Exhibitor Directory

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain is a proud sponsor of Coverings 2018 , The Global Tile & Stone Experience, which will take place May 8 through May 11, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. TILE OF SPAIN 3718 [link]. Blog Coverings tile of spain

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New Year, New Tiles!

The London Tile Co.

We’ve been working hard on our new tile ranges, and now they are all in stock and available to order online or in any of our showrooms. From vintage hand-made style wall tiles to the latest wood effect trends, we are really happy with our newest collections.

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Summer Blockbusters: New AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Just like movies released this time of year hope to be the blockbuster hit of the summer, Architectural Ceramics recently launched a few new tile collections that we hope will be a hit among clients like you. Want to see more beach-inspired tile collections? Lights, camera, action!

Laying Wood Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Wood effect tiles are all the rage at the moment, and it’s not difficult to see why. If you are thinking of having wood effect tiles laid in your home, or are considering doing it yourself, read on for our tips on laying these stylish and versatile tiles.

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Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

Conestoga Tile Blog

For nearly 6,000 years, ancient architects have incorporated ceramic tile in their building projects. Ceramic tile was used during the construction of buildings, walkways, and courtyards. Unlike ceramic tile, porcelain tile is impervious, meaning it has a water absorption rate of 0.5