Contemporary Stone & Tile Design Magazine

From the Editor: Spring 2014

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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Personal tastes reflected in kitchen and bath designs

Consumers are turning to stone and tile products to give them luxurious, yet durable, kitchen and bath designs in a diverse range of styles
It can’t be denied, the kitchen is the hub of a house. Even though there are comfortable living areas within a residence, homeowners and their guests always seem to congregate in the kitchen.


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Limestone ties modern Texas home to landscape

For the construction of their retirement home in Lampassas, TX, a couple turned to limestone to match the landscape and to tie a traditional Texas ranch home feel to a unique contemporary design
Set on an 85-acre ranch in Lampassas, TX, is the Triple Creek Ranch, or more affectionately known by passer-bys for its unique, contemporary design, the “Casa de Corazon,” (heart house) and the “butterfly house.”


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Marmomacc Stone Academy and Assimagra offer continuing education program for architects in Portugal

In collaboration with Veronafiere's Marmomacc Stone Academy, Assimagra -- the Portuguese Mineral Resources Association -- will offer the first continuing education course on natural stone design for foreign architects in Portugal.


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Working together for a successful stone or tile installation

While it has been said before, it is important to reiterate that a stone or tile design is only as good as its installation.


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A complete look at Coverings 2014 conference program

Set for the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV, Coverings 2014 will take place from April 29 to May 2, with a bonus conference day beginning on April 28.


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A personal tale of admiration

Stone and tile are obviously among the top choice of materials for many designs in both the commercial and residential sectors.


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Broadway gets a stone map

Creative Edge MasterShop of Fairfield, IA, lent a hand in creating a Times Square monument out of granite and stainless steel
As part of the City's $55 million renovation, the minimalist design by Norwegian architectural design firm Snohetta is grounding the neon fairyland of Times Square in granite and stainless steel.


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Deadline extension for 2014 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition

The submission deadline for the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition has been extended to Wednesday, February 12, 2014.


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Arizona Tile showing 200+ products at KBIS 2014

Arizona Tile has announced that it will be showing its newest products for the stone and tile industry at the Arizona Tile booth during the Kitchen and Bath Show


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