Articles by Jennifer Adams

Entering the digital age

Since Adam Anderson and Israel Cruz started BuildersPlus Counter-tops six years ago, the company has experienced a surge of growth. What began as a two-man operation in Houston, TX, has expanded to a business currently comprised of over 40 employees, with steady work from many area builders.
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SmithGroup, Washington, DC

Started by Sheldon Smith in 1853, SmithGroup is considered to be the oldest architecture and engineering firm in continuous practice in the U.S. today. The company, which has nine locations throughout the country, recently celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2003.
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English Slate Portrays Manhattan Style

For the design of 7 Times Square in New York City, Burlington Bursting Stone was combined with granite, metal and glass to create a sleek modern corporate environment
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Indian Slate Meets Form And Function

Kota Brown slate clads the exterior of the new cancer center located on the campus of the University of California, San Diego -- providing the building with a distinctive yet warm look
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Slate Contributes To Soothing Spa Environment

Indian Copper slate was combined with marble and glass tile to create a serene atmosphere at Elements Spa in Vernon, NJ
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International collaboration results in colossal stone structure

The Shree Swaminarayan Mandir in Bartlett, IL, truly stands as a symbol of the ancient heritage and craftsmanship of traditional Indian temples, consisting of almost 43,000 square feet of Turkish limestone and approximately 33,000 cubic feet of Carrara marble
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Anticipating success for Stone+tec 2005

The 14th edition of Stone+tec will be held in Nuremberg, Germany, from May 25 to 28, 2005, and show organizers are anticipating a large turnout of exhibitors and attendees
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Building a handcrafted stone business

With a factory in Indonesia that produces specialty split-faced stone products, ImExWare has found a place for itself in the U.S. market
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Re-Emerging: Equipped to satisfy customer demand

Within several years, Counter Intelligence has dramatically increased the size of its business to capitalize on the growing market for Silestone Quartz Surfacing in the Washington, DC, area
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Making the jump to stone fabrication

After focusing nearly a decade on tile sales and installation, Til-Mar Designs of Philadelphia, PA, took the next step and invested in fabricating technology
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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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Stone World October 2014 cover

2014 October

Featured on the cover of this issue is the Colorado Yule quarry in Marble, CO, which was recently purchased by Italian stone producer, R.E.D. Graniti.

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CSTD Fall 2014 cover

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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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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2014 Stone World Stone Guide

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