Articles by Jennifer Adams

Finding a niche in exotic stone

September 1, 2006
In less than a decade, Stone Age Tile of Anaheim, CA, has built a successful stone fabrication business by supplying unique material to the residential market
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Commercial and Institutional Architecture: German limestone complements Duke University tradition

September 1, 2006
Departing from Duke University's traditional “Duke Stone” architecture, Rubenstein Hall blends elegantly into its surroundings with a more contemporary limestone facade
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Commercial and Institutional Architecture: Indian granite unites local community

September 1, 2006
Indian Absolute Black granite - quarried in India and supplied by Hindustan Granites of Hauppauge, NY - was an integral part of the design of the Bronxdale Community Center in Bronx, NY
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Focus on Indian Stone: Indian heritage reflected in a modern context

August 1, 2006
Traditional Indian limestone - as well as a variety of other stone - was chosen for the design of the Jain Center in Buena Park, CA, to create a cultural gathering place that honors the architecture of temples in India
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Focus on Indian Stone: Supplying Indian stone to an international market

August 1, 2006
In three decades, Gandhi Mining Group has grown from a single-quarry business to a multi-faceted corporation with different companies covering various aspects of the stone industry
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Focus on Indian Stone: High-tech office design achieved with native granite

August 1, 2006
Pokarna Ltd. supplied multiple varieties of granite from its own quarries in India for the interior design of the three buildings which comprise Prestige Technology Park office complex in Bangalore, India
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Fabricator Case Study: Making the investment in computerized technology

August 1, 2006
Since purchasing a range of computerized and digital technology, Top Solutions of Georgetown, TX, has experienced a steady rise in its granite countertop business
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Focus on Indian Stone: Raj slate tiles anchor “underwater” design

August 1, 2006
For the floor and shower wall of a bathroom in a private residence in Manhattan, Indian slate tiles were employed to further enhance the space's aquatic design
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Focus on Indian stone: Upholding religious culture with stone

August 1, 2006
For the design of the Jain Center of America in Elmhurst, NY, marble and granite from India were employed for exterior accents as well as throughout the interior space - creating a reverent atmosphere for members to worship
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Slate in Architecture: Brazilian slate achieves rustic sophistication

June 1, 2006
For the exterior design of a private residence in Austin, TX, black slate from Brazil was installed in an unconventional way - giving the home texture and character
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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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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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