Articles by Jennifer Adams

Porcelain floor tile brings glam and durability

January 8, 2013
In meeting the demands of a tight timeframe and high-trafficked application, large-format porcelain tile proved successful for the redesign of Pure — a cocktail lounge in the Dominican Republic


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Sourcing stone for a Philadelphia landmark

January 8, 2013
Philip Ryan of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects in New York talks one-on-one about the thought and planning that went into the extensive stone design of the new building for the Barnes Fountain in Philadelphia, PA


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Italian stone producers provide a new age of stone design

December 3, 2012
As an exclusive provider of SimplicityTM, Mazzucchelli Marmi of Carrara, Italy, offers architects and stone carvers an innovative approach to designing with stone


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A devoted industry

November 27, 2012
Recently, I attended Total Solutions Plus, the annual conference held by the National Contractors Association (NTCA), Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (CTDA) and the Tile Council of North America (TCNA)


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Jerusalem limestone creates signature stone building

November 1, 2012
Defined by an exterior facade made from large Ramon Gray limestone panels, the new home for the Barnes Foundation is Philadelphia’s newest architectural landmark


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Massachusetts fabricator enjoys growth

November 1, 2012
In recent years, Metropolitan Cabinet and Countertops has pushed forward with expanding its stone fabrication operation, which was initially started in 2003


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Promoting the treasures of Sicily

October 1, 2012
A recent trip organized by the the Italian-American Chamber of Commerce of Chicago introduced a group of fabricators, architects and designers to Consortium Lapis and the products of its member companies in the Trapani region of Sicily


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Quarrying Perlato marble for 125 years

October 1, 2012
Now a third-generation operation, Levante & Co. has been quarrying Perlato marble since the company’s beginning in 1887


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Continuing to produce a traditional material

October 1, 2012
While the use of Rosso Sicilia marble dates back millions of years, company’s such as Group Pellegrino Import-Export srl maintain its presence on the market by still extracting and processing it


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A second-generation slab operation

October 1, 2012
In business for 50 years, Santangelo Marmi takes pride in being a Sicilian producer of Perlato and Perlatino slabs and tiles


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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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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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