Articles by Jennifer Adams

Connecting to the earth with limestone

September 2, 2010
Local limestone played several key roles at the LEED Gold-certified Janet Prindle Institute for Ethics, which rests on part of a 500-acre Nature Park - and former quarry site - at DePauw University.
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Canadian fabricator continues on a path to success

September 2, 2010
As a fabricator for the new residential construction market, Moscone Marble of Vaughan, Ontario, Canada has experienced significant growth since its inception in 1990.
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Supplying Black Galaxy granite to a worldwide market

August 1, 2010
Since 1992, Krishna Sai Granites Group has concentrated its efforts on being a top producer of Black Galaxy granite, and it is currently focusing on expanding its fabrication capabilities as well.
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Indian sandstone harmonizes with desert landscape

August 1, 2010
Extensively dressed in Teak sandstone from India, the new Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix, AZ, has made a significant impact in the area - creating a haven for music lovers from around the world.
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Ongoing innovation in green product design

July 10, 2010

In researching some of the latest tile and stone construction methods, I recently met with representatives from Marazzi, a large Italian manufacturer of porcelain tile.


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Bridging luxury and nature with stone

July 1, 2010
With the objective of creating an upscale resort that reflects its natural surroundings, The Allison Inn & Spa in Newberg, OR, is an   extensive showcase of stone throughout its exterior and interior designs.
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Setting a goal to become a top-notch stone fabricator

July 1, 2010
After a knee injury ended Billy Patton’s long distance running career, he turned his attention to stone fabrication - eventually opening Patton & Patton Marble & Granite, Inc. - a successful waterjet operation in Las Vegas, NV.
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Growing a family business with state-of-the-art technology

June 1, 2010
Starting as a one-man operation in 1921, Santarossa Mosaic & Tile Co., Inc. of Indianapolis, IN, is currently run by a third generation that continually strategizes for ways to grow the business, including the addition of a Flow waterjet to increase production of its customized stonework.
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An experienced producer of Breccia Pernice

May 1, 2010
With roots in the stone industry dating back to the 1600s, Essegi Marmi maintains a successful quarrying and processing operation in the Volargne stoneworking region of Northern Italy.
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Flagstone veneer contributes to campus design

April 1, 2010
For the exterior design of Enotah Hall on the campus of Young Harris College -  located in the northern Appalachian Mountains of Georgia - Tennessee flagstone thin stone veneer was utilized for architectural and landscape accent elements.
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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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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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