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A solid avenue for Indian granite

August 1, 2002
At Prestige Towers, one of the many new real estate developments in Bangalore, India, the design called for Raw Silk and Absolute Black granite
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Stone Fair to take place in Brazilian stoneworking region

August 1, 2002
The 14th edition of the International Marble and Granite Fair is set for August 28 to 31 in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
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Stone sealers: function, facts, fallacies

August 1, 2002
The primary function of a stone sealer is to provide stain resistance to a porous stone. To best understand the realistic expectations of stone sealers, the operative word "resistance" should be viewed in terms of "reaction time."
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Indian granite provides depth in kitchen design

August 1, 2002
Paradiso Classico granite was employed to add diversity to the kitchen of a New England residence
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Complementing the Arizona environment

August 1, 2002
Like much of the architecture in the Southwest, the interior design of the Westin Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ, is characterized by earth tones which reflect the natural environment of the region.
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"The Story of Texas" is told with granite

August 1, 2002
With its asymmetric design and massive curves, the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin, TX, was fabricated with locally quarried Sunset Red and Carnelian granite to achieve its central mission: telling the "Story of Texas"
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Symbolic architecture honored by IMM Carrara

July 1, 2002
Although political events have plagued the Middle East for the past few years, stone production was not affected, as the International Marble Architectural Awards highlighted significant natural stone works completed in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
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Joining forces to create a top-notch facility

July 1, 2002
The result of the collaboration between two companies, J&R KMS Custom Flooring of Las Vegas, NV, maintains high standards to increase efficiency and broaden its market.
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AIA Convention focuses on stone and tile

July 1, 2002
Drawing architects and specifiers from around the country, the American Institute of Architects Convention and Expo in Charlotte, NC, once again included the Stone and Tile Pavilion.
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Stone of the Month

July 1, 2002
Carmen Red granite
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In this month's issue of Stone World, check out an extensive preview of Coverings 2014, which will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in April. Also learn more about various types of limestone that were used to build private residences.

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2014 Spring

This issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design includes our annual focus on Kitchen and Bath design

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How to Polish & Restore Marble Flooring

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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Italian Trade Commission Coverings exhibitor preview

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The Italian Trade Commission is presenting a large group of the most innovative and internationally renowned Italian suppliers of dimensional natural stones. We hope your busy schedule will allow you to join us for a “genuine” espresso in booth N. 4045 and explore the exciting Italian natural stone resources offered by our exhibitors. Check out Italian stone producers exhibiting at Coverings 2014 here!

  

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stone industry educationStone Industry Education is sponsored by Stone World Magazine and Marble Institute of America. The SIE events will help you: strengthen your skills, build your business, and  increase profit in your shop.  Check out stoneindustryeducation.com to register for upcoming fabricator and installer seminars.

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