Articles Tagged with ''porcelain tile''

Italian tile reflects Southern California lifestyle

A private residence in the affluent neighborhood of Hancock Park in Los Angeles, CA, utilized a variety of industrial-looking porcelain tile to create a minimalistic design
By Heather Fiore
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Located in Hancock Park, a historic and affluent neighborhood in Los Angeles, CA, is a private, 4,000-square-foot open-plan home referred to as “355 Mansfield."


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The growing popularity of “Thin Porcelain Tile”

Now that industry professionals have coined a term for thin porcelain tile products, developing the appropriate product standards is next on the list
By Heather Fiore
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At the beginning of this year, professionals in the tile industry were searching for a suitable name for the new type of ultra-thin, large-format porcelain tile.


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Reviving a historic courthouse

An extensive renovation of the 1910 Harris County Courthouse in Houston, TX, involved restoring and replacing the stonework and tile throughout the building’s interior design
By Heather Fiore
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In 1836, when brothers Augustus C. and John K. Allen founded the city of Houston, TX, in Harris County, then known as Harrisburg County, they set aside a large plot of land to house the city’s courthouse.


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One Liners: August 2014

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The Marble Institute of America (MIA) recently moved to 380 E. Lorain Street in Oberlin, OH 44074.


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Daltile and Mohawk Group unveil first West Coast Design Studio

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Daltile, an industry-leading brand of ceramic, porcelain, glass, metal and natural stone tile products, and Mohawk Group, a world-leading producer and distributor of quality commercial flooring, have opened a design studio in San Francisco, CA


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Las Vegas-style casino requires a high-quality tile installation system

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With over 110,000 square feet of tiled surfaces, the Wind Creek Casino in Wetumpka, AL, relied on installation products from Custom Building Products to meet the demand of its high-traffic environment


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Retail space requires high-quality installation system

The recent transformation from the SuperMall to The Outlet Collection: Seattle in Auburn, WA, relied on an installation system from Ardex Americas to meet the demands of the high-end fast-tracked project
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SuperMall, a hybrid mall located in Auburn, WA, was to be transformed into a premium outlet center known as The Outlet Collection: Seattle.


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Tile installation meets demands of a busy environment

Faced with a tight timeframe and active jobsite, the installation team for the renovation at the Glendale Galleria Mall turned to a complete Laticrete system for a successful end result
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There are always challenges to renovating existing tile structures, but when the project is also constricted by a small window of opportunity, being able to source high-performing building materials from a single supplier can be critical.


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Porcelain tile transform university dorm into community center

By Heather Fiore
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A variety of cost-effective tile was selected for Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Hall at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, which adds visual interest to the space and contributes to its green properties


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From the Editor: Spring 2014

By Jennifer Adams
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This issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design includes our annual focus on Kitchen and Bath design, which begins on page 24.


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The Stone Fashion Show at Marmomacc in Verona

As usual, stone suppliers from Italy and around the world relied on the Marmomacc fair to showcase some of the latest stone materials to the international marketplace. The following is a look at just some of the stone materials on display in Verona.

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2014 September

In this issue of Stone World, we have a Report from Europe, which includes a series of articles about the quarries and stone processing operations that SW editor Jennifer Adams visited as part of the Marmomacc Stone Academy.

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2014 Fall

In this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design, we take a look at the latest developments in TPT, with a feature article and you can read more comments from Waldrep on this subject as well as other industry professionals.

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This video will show you step-by-step how to resurface and polish marble flooring from grinding and removing lippage and scratches to achieving a highly reflective polish.

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