|..., design and performance of innovative flooring materials, toli brings you the future in flooring today. high quality films and embossed product surfaces transform flooring materials into replicas of natural stone and wood. from groundbreaking planks to innovative tiles, the toli collection of resilient flooring provides superior performance in high traffic areas.
lightstone and lightwoodtoli lig...|
|...crossville, inc. is a leading provider of porcelain stone, glass, and natural stone tile for interior and exterior floors, walls, and countertops. made from natural elements, our surface covering products yield a variety of unique textures, looks, and functions for designers and architects.
applications for useour products can be used indoors and outdoors, in both residential and commercial space...|
|...00 franchise stores
throughout mexico; and over 180 independent distributor locations in the u.s.
by combining the world's finest imported ceramic tile, porcelain, glass tile and
natural stone with our own wide range of floor and wall tile, interceramic has
become a premier distributor of tile, stone and related products in north
as we meet emerging consumer ne...|
|...l presence of marazzi
group by decisively meeting the tile needs of the north american market.
manufacture and sourcing of a vast array of products – porcelains, glazed
ceramics, glass mosaics, natural stones, metallics – brings a total tile package
that addresses aesthetic and performance requirements of designers, architects
always leading while learning; always in...|
florida tile, inc. is a world-class manufacturer and distributor of porcelain
and ceramic wall tile, as well as natural stone and decorative glass and metal
tiles. for over 50 years, florida tile has consistently taken the lead as an
innovator by implementing new technology, delivering high quality products and
protecting our indoor and outdoor environments. the corporate headquarters ...|
|...ca and operates 18 distribution
centers located throughout california, arizona, nevada, utah, colorado,
tennessee, new jersey and the pacific northwest.
has been importing ceramic tile and natural stone from around the world for over
30 years. our extensive contacts and long term relationships allow us to supply
the highest quality products at competitive prices with a service level
|... comes in. silestone is an engineered
quartz surface that looks, feels and weighs like natural granite and marble. yet
its strength, hardness and competitive price make it the superior choice over
natural stone or plastic solid surfaces. silestone is selected by thousands of
customers, architects and designers for use as kitchen counter tops, bathroom,
vanities, flooring and fireplace surroun...|
where homeowners want the look of tile or stone, they would choose madera for
its warmth, beauty and durability.
why choose madera wood tile over ceramic tile,
porcelain tile or natural stone tile?
madera is naturally warm. ceramic is cold.
madera is beautiful with rich natural stone textures.
madera has a warranty. ceramic has no warranty.
madera is easier to i...|
|...emiko creates the appearance of expensive flooring at a fraction of the cost.
unlike paint, kemiko stone tone stain reacts with the minerals present in the
concrete giving it the look and feel of natural stone. each concrete slab
accepts the stain in varying degrees of intensity creating stunning, multi-hued
color variations and an uneven surface that looks perfectly aged.
|...at cambria, we pride ourselves on being the only family-owned, american
company in the natural stone business. it’s a rare combination in today’s
increasingly globalized marketplace.
for our customers, it results in quality that can be felt from start to
finish, in products and our customers' experience.
|...being a product of nature, variations in color and veining are to be expected
in all natural stones.
for more than 50 years, t&m has been providing quality natural stone materials
from around the globe. t&m supply is one of the largest distributors of natural
stone in the midwest. while we are wholesale to the industry - architects,
designers and homeowners are invited to visit our showro...|
|...olympia tile supply the united states, the carribean and canada with the enduring charm and beauty of ceramic tile and natural stones. you will find unparalleled selection and service. we keep our modern warehouses filled with a broad and deep inventory of exciting tile choices, insuring you prompt and dependable service. come in and inspect them all; plan and order in an atmosphere of beauty, com...|
|...founded in 1989, by yair sisso, sistone inc. has evolved into a full service
fabrication and installation company, specializing in natural stone and tile.
sistone’s clients consist of both commercial and residential customers in need
of custom made stone products including but not limited to, counter tops,
floors, vanities, tub and shower surrounds, exterior cladding and even stone
|...imexware created a new concept in interior/exterior rock design to enhance
the look and value of commercial as well as residential real estate. we are
adapting european classical rock designs by changing the thickness to fit
existing structural designs in north america, without jeopardizing the integrity
and beauty of the original designs.
imexware is the leader of thin split face and ...|
|...glass tiles exhibit subtle woven designs and elegant nature
minerali flooring tile, with its high skid resistance, is an excellent tile for
floors and provides an exquisite complement to natural stone materials. the wild
color variation and sandy surface texture make this an extremely versatile
ritual features an elegant matte finish. the smooth texture and neutral
|...alpha professional tools® was founded in 1986 and has become a leading
manufacturer of quality tools for professionals in the natural stone, engineered
stone, porcelain, ceramic, glass and construction industries. alpha® provides
the best products for cutting, drilling, shaping and polishing all types of
in addition to providing the best products in the industry, alpha profe...|
|...sensa by cosentino a natural stone line offering innovative sophistication to kitchen countertops, backsplashes and sinks. take home nature's beauty and compliment your style. sensa by cosentino adds beauty, elegance and luxury to any home. along with soapstone products, sensa by cosentino includes marble, travertine and quartzite and is available in polished and new "sensa touch" finishes.
|...y at affordable prices.
every earthwerks™ product has been designed to give you the feel of its natural counterpart. if imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then hardwood flooring, metal and natural stone tiles have never been more complimented...|
|...the range includes 21 collections, from the traditional series to the veined or rustic ones, inspired by natural stone, for over 3000 items and trim pieces, in 8 sizes that range from 5’’x10’’ to 24’’x24’’ and 5 thickness options, with the possibility of different surface finishes.
the natural finish is very versatile and is suitable for any use; the polished finish enhances the aesthetic featur...|
|...the company was soon able to offer a product range for diverse
applications. in 1979 heinz-peter stingel, who had become the company's new
director, focused all activities on the ceramic tile and natural stone market.
the products were bundled under a new brand: lithofin. based on the two pillars
of quality and service, lithofin soon outgrew the german borders: first into
|...itchen, kitchen backsplash, living room, patio terraces or commercial use, stonexpress has the stone for you.
stonexpress is a supply chain organization which secures the quality and consistency of natural stone supply, while preserving competitive price levels for its business partners. stocks in atlanta, georgia, and california are controlled, centralized and distributed all over north america...|
|... savings and loans and recruiting help from her sister, donna mauro, darlene began to lay the foundation of what would become mystic granite & marble; one of florida's most successful distributors of natural stone in tile and slab.
in the beginning sales started slowly. with no delivery truck, fabricators picked up their own orders. with hard work and dedication, sales soon reached a half a milli...|
|...elegant and innovative, our stainless steel tiles can be used to compliment wood, natural stone or textile, ceramic and a variety of other materials. used independently,
they create a sleek, contempary look. they are ideal for backsplashes and kitchen walls...|
|...as an independent importer and distributor of ceramic tile, natural stone and allied products, bedrosians has the pick of the lot when it comes to product selection and distribution. we comb the world to find the finest quality tiles and stones that satisfy the latest design trends. and since we are independent, this gives us great flexibility in providing the ceramic tile or natural stone that be...|
|...since we have been in the stone and tile business for over 30 years, we frequently are approached by quarries and factories to review new product options. we also continuously travel the world to find new product colors and ideas to offer our customers.this has led to our importing of more than 230 varieties of granite, marble, limestone, travertine, slate and onyx slabs and tile, making us one of...|
|...marble bros, inc., a leader in the stone industry, is a dynamic company
masterfully blending quality with innovation and style. supplying premium
quality natural stone products, our extensive selection of tiles, mosaics and
moldings include beautiful and unique materials that come in a range of finishes
and sizes.from designers and architects to homeowners and renovators, we
treat our cu...|
|...residential and commercial distributors of ceramic tile, porcelain tile, natural stone, glass mosaic, and related accessories...|
|... main warehouse are located in
burnaby, b.c., with branch offices and warehouses in edmonton, calgary, and
the julian collection includes a huge selection of ceramic, porcelain and
natural stone tiles from around the world. our buyers travel to every corner of
the globe searching for products distinguished enough to enter the julian
collection. that means we can stand behind...|
|...msi offers the most competitively priced premium natural stonetm products with the widest selection and most rapid delivery times available. msi's selections include over 2,000 skus including granite, marble, travertine, slate, limestone, quartzite and sandstone. msi accurately forecasts customer demand and manages sku levels to ensure all required product or services needed are provided in the mo...|
|...since 1982, marble systems inc. has been committed to creating exquisite
collections of natural stone. quarried and processed to exacting specifications
using the latest manufacturing technology, our product lines are produced in a
wide variety of specialized surface finishes, ranging from our smooth patika
line and polished to rustic tumbled, chiseled, and antiqued.
with distribution a...|
|...l tile and stone.
projects range from estates, commercial projects to civic sites.
our exceptional line of porphyry, granite, pebbles, antique terra cotta tiles,
roof and floor tiles, and rare natural stone will help fulfill the creative
vision of any distinctive design project...|
|...n. our product selection is wide and unique, probably the most complete in the industry. our tile design and looks are up-to-date and very popular with the general public. most of our product has the natural stone looks, like: travertine, marfil, botticino and limestone, which are in high demand nowadays....|
|...simply put....the world’s most beautiful stone.akdo has been importing the very best natural stone slabs, tiles and handcrafted mosaics for nearly two decades. our natural stone factories in europe, coupled with our numerous resources around the world, allow us to offer our customers the very best in both quality and selection. akdo offers an incredible collection of natural stone tiles, slabs, mo...|
|...while ceramic tile is a man-made product, marble, granite, slate, limestone and quartzite are natural products made by mother nature. marble has been used for centuries to grace the most lavish buildings in the world. today, in the united states, marble is gaining popularity as a residential as well as a commercial finish material....|
|...e developed a
patented, hand-printing process and founded stoneimpressions.
based in san diego, california, stoneimpressions creates stunning motifs,
murals, flooring, accents and listellos on natural stone. not a decal or a heat
transfer, the stoneimpressions’ process produces an image with greater depth and
clarity, and a better range of color and consistency than hand painting.
|...we offer the latest in natural stone, porcelain, glass & metal tiles. family
owned & operated since 1973 with 4 convenient locations in burton, grand rapids,
farmington hills & sterling heights, michigan.
|...miles distributors was founded in 1969 by mike miles with a modest warehouse
and a few sample boards. since then, it has become the premier wholesale ceramic
and natural stone tile distributor and marketer in indiana, michigan, western
ohio, and kentucky. with showroom locations in south bend, fort wayne,
indianapolis, grand rapids, louisville, and traverse city, ceramic tile
|...international wholesale tile - iwt is a provider of premium quality
porcelain, ceramic and natural stone tile products to retail floor covering
stores, design centers and specialty tile shops all across the country.
we pride ourselves on being “your quality supplier, not your competition”,
and that’s why we don’t sell direct to the consumer...|
|...the marble, natural stone, tile and masonry industries have historically been
associated with fine craftsmanship. with the industry's dramatic growth in
recent years, this tradition of quality faces its most serious challenge. we at
miracle sealants company are dedicated to preserving this quality image.
in the 1920's, our grandfather joseph salvo emigrated from
italy to the united states...|
surface art was founded in 2001 on the
simple principle of providing high fashion, high quality products from all over
the world to the western united states. since then, it has grown from just two
employees in a small office in seattle, to a company that now stocks over 5,000
products in warehouses totaling more than 150,000 square feet. owner mike
stupfel, with over 35 years of exper...|
|...ndstone, travertine sinks,
glass tiles, mosaics, accents & trims. intrepid marble and granite also supplies
all the related products needed for the fabrication, installation, and
maintenance of natural stone and tile.
intrepid marble and granite showrooms are open to professionals and consumers
six days a week. come in and browse our inventory and make your stone
|...garden state tile is a direct importer and distributor of fine ceramic,
porcelain, and decorative tile, natural stone, and setting materials. product
selections range from basic builder grade ceramics to artisan crafted glass
mosaics. we also carry grouts, mortars, adhesives, epoxies, waterproofing, crack
isolation products, caulks, and sealants from bostik findley. and we proudly
|...acmestone is one of the major importers and suppliers of natural stone
proudly serving the state of florida since 1990. our 2 acre stockyard, 6000 sqft
warehouse and showroom houses the finest selections of authentic turkish,
peruvian, mexican and italian travertine, exotic granite slabs from more than 25
countries, world-class italian, spanish, trukish, egyptian and indian marble,
|...and design with confidence.
we are committed to doing things in a way that can only be defined as the best
in its class. as the country’s leading manufacturer and distributor of ceramic
tile and natural stone, our vast resources allow us to be a true single source
supplier for the flooring industry and our amazing palette of products makes us
a convenient and knowledgeable choice for any ...|
|...euro ceramic tile distributors has been a leader in the distribution of fine
ceramic, porcelain, and natural stone tile in western canada for 30 years. we
currently service all of western canada through our extensive dealer network and
through our showroom and distribution centres in burnaby b.c., calgary and
|...speartek tile and stone, a distributor to the trade, is one of the fastest
growing importers /distributors of decorative natural stone, tile and glass in
the southeast. speartek is headquartered in atlanta, georgia and has an office
in denizli, turkey.
the speartek team offers clients a robust product line of middle to high end
materials, including marble, glass, travertine, and limestone...|
|...alterna™ luxury vinyl tile flooring is the innovative alternative to natural stone and ceramic tile. like stone and ceramic, it's incredibly beautiful and durable. but a comfortable surface makes alterna tiles warmer to the touch, kinder to your feet, and easier to care for in any room of your home.
lasting strength - enjoy superior durability backed by our lifetime warranty — tiles are water...|
|...our production networkour production network brings the latest global trends, technology and innovation to our customers’ doorsteps. our expansive capacity translates into vast selection and immediate distribution. with emser, customers have quick access to unique and first-to-market products. with 55 local sales and service locations and factory alliances in over 20 countries, emser has the globa...|
|...interceramic, a top manufacturer and distributor of ceramic tile and natural stone in north america was founded in 1979 by oscar almeida, his family and partners. today, oscar’s son, victor almeida is the chairman and the chief executive officer operating all interceramic business in canada, united states, mexico, central america, and china.
during the first two years of business, internacional...|
|...while our core business is natural stone, we have recently expanded our collection to include porcelain tile, glass mosaic, and semi-precious stone... all chosen for their durability and ability to complement natural stone in many environments...|
natural stones have been used by architects throughout human history, as
indispensable elements of their glorious creations. the simple, yet elegant
finish provided by marble limestone and travertine was the distinguishing
element which separated the works of art from regular buildings.
with authentic durango stone™ our mission is to provide lasting satisfaction by
|...aniscalco / artistic stone gallery an established and successful manufacturer and distributor of natural stone products, exceeds customer expectations by being an international industry leader in product innovation, design and development. the company creates a sustainable competitive advantage for its customers. maniscalco / artistic stone gallery will continuously provide a caring level of servi...|
|...we have thousands of square feet of warehouse and showroom space and the
largest selection of porcelain tile, hardwood and laminate flooring, carpet and
natural stone in arizona. we also have a large selection of specialty items such
as natural stone sinks, baths, fireplaces, tables, pillars, windowsills,
beautiful glass tile mosaics and more. offering free estimates and design
|...tile optima offers the most advanced tile, kitchen and bathroom products for
both commercial and residential applications. our large product offering will
satisfy the needs of every project, budget and application.
we employ over 140 people. our headquarters is located inside our 150,000
square foot master distribution center in elk grove village, illinois. from this
location, we supply our 54 lines of building materials to clients throughout 13
states in the north central region.
our commitment to customer service, inventory, technology and innovation is top
in our field. our outside and inside s...|
|...g and say “let’s get into the stone business”. with stone quarries on two continents this is the socinski family heritage—passed down from grandfather, to father, to son. soapstone is only one of the natural stones we have worked with over the past 60 years, and it has become our favorite.
unsurpassed in quality, we are the largest soapstone supplier to the usa and canada. we pride ourselves in a...|
|...eep industry experience and excellent
reputation give us access to the finest quarries in the world, while our diverse
customer base gives us the buying power to bring our customers top quality
natural stone at an economical price. we carry more than 120 colors of natural
stone in slabs from brazil, india, china, europe and beyond. whatever the need,
ag&m has it covered.
|... our deep industry experience and excellent reputation give us access to the finest quarries in the world, while our diverse customer base gives us the buying power to bring our customers top quality natural stone at an economical price. we carry more than 120 colors of natural stone in slabs from brazil, india, china, europe and beyond. whatever the need, ag&m has it covered.
|...sland? debating between quartzite vs. granite or marble vs. quartz countertop? shopping for a countertop comes with a lot of questions.
our extensive selection includes every option, from the finest natural stone to enduring one quartz to our award-winning panoramic porcelain.
our stone center experts can help guide you through the options to find the perfect countertop for your project.
|...welcome to midgley west, your specialist in tile distribution for over 100
years. we are proud to bring our comprehensive product portfolio of porcelain,
natural stone, glass mosaics and fine ceramic tile to central and eastern
canada. our extensive supplier network is strategically chosen and honed via
personal relationships to provide specialized service to retailers, architects,
|...welcome to midgley west, your specialist in tile distribution for over 100
years. we are proud to bring our comprehensive product portfolio of porcelain,
natural stone, glass mosaics and fine ceramic tile to central and eastern
canada. our extensive supplier network is strategically chosen and honed via
personal relationships to provide specialized service to retailers, architects,
|...for over 40 years, sarana tile has been one of ontario’s and quebec’s most
distinguished and reputable distributors
of ceramic, porcelain, stone and glass
tile. we are proud to import the highest quality and latest in design from
our suppliers in italy, spain, portugal and around the world.
our philosophy is based on dedication, loyalty, professionalism, and friendly
service. we are com...|
|...one, as part of a strategic goal to become the leading distributor in the midwest, now servicing 14 states.
today, the company enjoys a position as one of the premier providers of ceramic tile and natural stone, along with resilient flooring and woodworking products in selected regions. meeting the demands and budgets of all residential and commercial requirements, virginia tile is known for th...|
|...established in 1961, mid america tile is a wholesale tile distributor and
importer specializing in all materials and styles, including ceramic, porcelain,
glass, metal, and natural stone tile. our two showrooms contain the
best selections of tile in the midwest. we import, inventory, and distribute
tile for any size project. we have the best knowledge, best service, and deliver
the best ...|
|...in the marketplace. we import over
46,000 containers per year and manage an inventory of over 125 million square
feet, including over 4,500 skus of porcelain & ceramic tile, quartz countertops,
natural stone countertops and tile (granite, marble, travertine, slate,
limestone, quartzite, and sandstone), prefabricated countertops, decorative
mosaics, and sinks.
|...mir mosaic is a manufacturer and distributor of high quality glass, natural stone, shell, and metal mosaics. our products reflect the latest and most innovative trends in mosaic tile industry and offer a unique appearance unachievable with conventional tiles.
whether you are working on a simple bathroom remodel, or a big commercial project, mir mosaic delivers the finest collection of mosaic tile...|
|...as technologies and designs continue to evolve so does our commitment to our customers. we believe in transparency and building long-term loyalty by creating better experiences and anticipating customers’ needs. in this competitive arena, florida tile is unmatched in its dedication to remain a trusted source for quality, ingenuity, and superior customer care...|
|...ilver stone, hdr stone, hdr wood and dry granule surfaces produced in our factories, as well as sugar effect, made only in our factories in turkey for the first time. we embellish these surfaces with natural stone, wood, concrete, marble and textile textures.
our extra-strong glazed porcelain series include 20mm(3/4”) and 30mm(1 ¼”) thick tiles in various sizes, suitable for outdoor applications....|
|...every day we purposefully strive to be socially responsible partners and deliver unrivaled customer satisfaction by supplying a variety of high-quality and sustainable products. our products are created from the earth and we incorporate environmentally-friendly principles into our daily processes and practices.
we believe that our socially significant goals must be pursued concurrently with our b...|
|...pe of stone used in the matrix, and is frequently classified as granite, quartz or marble.
agglomerate marble flooring is created by mixing natural marble with a resin. it delivers the aesthetics of natural stone, is more durable and requires less maintenance than natural marble. it is a popular material for flooring and walls in large commercial environments such as shopping centers, hotels, and...|
|...ior designers and decorators are increasing pushing the envelope of ceramic tile patterns and mosaic tile designs.
the blending of textures is the newest fashion trend in ceramic tile design. using natural stone with glass mosaic tile, ceramic porcelain tile with natural stone, maybe a matte stone finish next to a glossy glass tile finish. another emerging trend is bringing together a number of ...|
|...nd medallions are interior design elements that are installed as a focal point in the main field of the floor. medallions can be fabricated using multiple wood species, and other mixed media, such as natural stone, polished metal or leather. prefinished hardwood medallions can be bought directly from the manufacturer or supplier and easily routed into existing wood floors will negligible cleanup a...|
|...hard flooring (not to be confused with "hardwood") is a family of flooring materials that includes concrete or cement, ceramic tile, glass tiles, and natural stone products.
ceramic tile are clay products which are formed into thin tiles and fired. ceramic tiles are set in beds of mortar or mastic with the joints between tiles grouted. varieties of ceramic tiles include quarry tile, porcelain, te...|
|...natural stone’s diversity, beauty and elegance has inspired the décor and building traditions of generations. its geological variety is always in style, and its use in residential and commercial installations is limited only by the creative imagination. earth-friendly as well as naturally unique, each space reflects personalized flair.
|...recent trends in kitchen and bath design have seen the timeless “old world” look rise in popularity. fitting right into this décor are natural products such as wood, stone and copper. until now, sink choices were limited the “sterile” look of stainless steel and porcelain – the standard in plumbing showrooms for years. however this trend is changing everything and consumers are taking notice...|
|...iles are dense and strong and made for today's demanding commercial and residential applications both indoors and out. available in glazed and unglazed, high-gloss and refined or textured to resemble natural stone...|
|...ea rug. each rag rug can be coordinated to match or compliment most home decor to accessorize any room of the house. no matter what you have down as a floor covering, hardwood, laminate, vinyl, tile, natural stone or marble, or wall-to-wall carpeting, floors are greatly enhanced when accented with a beautiful rag rug. try using them in bathrooms and see what a difference it makes in brightening th...|
|...tain of the flooring options. vinyl's superior slip-resistance and its heat-welded seaming prevents bacterial and viral growth - ideal for kitchens and bathrooms. fashionable designs such as mosaics, natural stone, wood plank or parquet flooring are visually indistinguishable from the real thing.
linoleum, the precursor to today’s resilient flooring, has been available for more than 100 years. l...|
|...vinyl sheet is a resilient flooring that people often use as an alternative to natural stone, ceramic tile or even hardwood. it comes in a roll that is cut to size. single solid surface makes it an excellent choice for moisture-prone rooms like kitchens and baths. layered construction and protective finish make it durable and long-lasting. far more depth and texture than it did a generation ago, ...|
|...travertine tile is considered suitable for a variety of architectural styles and is recognized for its timeless beauty. travertine, a warm honey-colored natural stone quarried for thousands of years, continues to be chosen by some of the world's best-known architects and designers. because travertine is abundant, weighs less than marble or granite, and is comparatively easy to quarry, it was the n...|
|...just as marble, travertine and other natural stones can be honed and polished to add a touch of refinement, they can also be tumbled and distressed to look more aged. this is the secret behind tumbled stone. it's a modern recreation that captures the romantic look of stone from centuries past. tumbled stone's weathered surface and seemingly timeworn edges lend an air of rustic elegance to any home...|
pietra divina™ sets a heavenly standard for natural stone. three exquisite marbles feature a color palette that includes white with grey veining, white with warm gold movement, and a marvelous black with delicate white accents. this versatile line offers the popular 4x12 and 12x24 tile sizes as well as a full selection of mosaics available in solid colors and blends. additionally, p...|
|...sooth your soul and awaken your senses with tranquil design. finding beauty in the passing of time, enlite™ embraces the calming effect of organic, natural stone visuals in a harmonious color palette. enlite™ celebrates the belief that less is more with the simple offer of a new 15x30 floor tile and a random linear mosaic.
embracing harmonyawaken the soul with tranquil designnatural stone visuals...|
|... available in a wide range of patterns and designs, making it a popular and versatile flooring choice.
4) what design options are available?
common design options include:
natural stone patterning
abstract patterns, colors and designs.
some flooring manufacturers offer a wider range of designs than others, as lvt is rapidly growing in popularity worldwide.
5) is th...|
|...y foot and rolling traffic. us-made and low-emitting, composite tile contributes to the safety and health of every space.
cortina grandewe’ve combined a classic confetti pattern with the veining of natural stone to create this high-performance staple. with homogeneous svt (solid vinyl tile) construction, cortina grande withstands heavy traffic and simplifies maintenance for retail, education and...|
|...los angeles(october 22, 2020) – emser tile, leading designer, marketer and producer of the world’s finest tile and natural stone, proudly announces yakedo™ by emser tile as hard surfaces flooring category winner for the 16th annual hospitality design awards. this year’s awards were held in a virtual format, showcasing100 finalists out of730 projects and 310 products submitted across nearly 40 comb...|
|...e - whether that's traditional, modern or something in between - then, choose tile that reflects that theme and helps you achieve your design goals.
if you desire a classic look, select natural stone tile, which gives an entryway a modern look with a hint of warmth and style. slate, marble, quartzite, limestone, and travertine are natural stone tile types that are also available in v...|
|...presario natural stone tile exemplifies beauty. modern and classic style as one, persario is available in trendsetting 12x24 and 3x9 sizes and comes in four moroccan-inspired mosaics...|
|...the rochester series is a beautiful blend of two popular natural stones - limestone and pulpis marble. this natural stone-inspired collection has a stunning authentic look in three neutral colors that provides soft sand-like movement, stunning veining as well as handsome chiseled edges...|
|...luxe plank ® value luxury vinyl tile is an affordable way to achieve the stylish look of authentic hardwood or natural stone. scratch and water resistance allow you to simulate natural materials in high moisture areas, including bathrooms, kitchens and laundry rooms.
and it's easy to install: just peel, place and press. no special tools are required, and you can start enjoying your new floor rig...|
|...der for our design-loving hearts, flooring tiles cut into varying, eclectic sizes bring a sophisticated, intriguing sensibility to a hallway, dining area, or sunroom. to capture the beautiful look of natural stone, try it in a small and contained area, like an entryway that leads out to the garden.
no matter how you choose to design it, your decor will definitely draw looks—and your commitment to...|
|...lavaliere is a line of decorative, natural stone mosaics that create show-stopping designs for sleek and sophisticated luxury. the collection includes floor and wall mosaics that integrate natural stone with antique mirror and metal elements, unique shapes with architectural movement and geometric visuals with soft lines and dramatic features...|
|...welcome the elegance of hardwood or the sophistication of natural stone into any room of your home. from planks to tile, whatever the style, luxe plank flooring was built to hold onto its beauty — even under high traffic, high moisture and high impact.
100% waterprooftransform your bath, kitchen, basement or laundry room. *luxe plank tiles and planks won't swell, buckle or lose integrity when exp...|
|...er to your feet, and easier to care for in any room of your home.
lasting strengthenjoy superior durability backed by our lifetime warranty — tiles are water, scratch and stain repellent, and unlike natural stone, they are crack resistant.
easy to cleanengineered tile handles kids, pets, water, high traffic and everyday messes, thanks to a stain-and-soil repellent surface (grout included).
|...trecento rigid core stone look lvt offers the warmth and beauty of natural stone with the ease of luxury vinyl tile.
suitable for all grade levels, these 100% waterproof stone-look vinyl tiles are protected with crystalux™— a wearlayer that guards against everyday scratches, spills, pet accidents, indentations, and sun damage.
in an elegantly neutral palette of white, grey, and greige, trecent...|
sheets equipped with peel-and-stick technology for a lasting connection.
installation is two simple steps: peel and stick. no mortar. no grout. so easy
anyone can do it. these easy-to-install natural stone mosaic sheets are
especially designed for the diy customer.”
“the simplystick mosaix assortment includes marble, limestone, and glass
mosaics featured as brick-joint, straight-stac...|
|...ns such as tub and shower enclosures.
<b>about island stone</b>
island stone has its origins in indonesia, where company founders were inspired
by the nation’s handicraft industry and natural stones to create the flagship
perfect pebble tile. the company’s original mosaics diversified into other
natural mosaics, using exotic stones. anchored in wanderlust for exploration,
|...re popular in recent years because of its style selection, how easy it is to maintain over time, and the ease of installation. and because with vinyl you can get flooring looks like real hardwood and natural stone, people are decorating with vinyl in every room of the house (even living areas and bedrooms!).
linoleum has been around for more than a century and used to be common in homes, but as i...|
|...room installations, but because rigid core flooring is one of the best waterproof floor options, it's a perfect way to get gorgeous hardwood style in high-moisture areas.
is it a good alternative to natural stone?
yes! the tiles from our luxe plank with rigid core collection look and feel like natural slate or travertine, but they have some advantages — like not cracking beneath uneven subfloors...|
|... or update outdoor fireplaces using stacked stone for an elegant natural appeal. no matter the goal, most homeowners will want to upgrade, and they are seeking variety in their outdoor tile options.
natural stone tile is always a top choice for homeowners looking for smooth, natural textures that are also long-lasting. stone-look porcelain tile and natural stone tile and are extremely popular opt...|
|...imagine the look of natural stone: the captivating mosaic shapes, the delicate veining and the gorgeous blend of organic colors and clefts. you can enjoy the beauty of materials like slate, travertine and quartz, artfully captured in stone-look vinyl flooring.
authentically designed "stone" vinyl flooring
at armstrong flooring, we offer several ways to get vinyl flooring that realistically mimi...|
|... they're easy to install, easy to care for and easy to love.
let's take a closer look at the variety of products you can use on the walls:
whether you are seeking the look of wood, natural stone, or slate, try featuring our alterna engineered tile products on your wall. it can be used with or without grout as a decorative backsplash, accent wall or other focal point. with a wide...|
|...nd stripping to remain clean and glossy.
luxury vinyl tile is a type of vinyl flooring that is manufactured to resemble a variety of upscale, luxurious flooring materials such as hardwood planks and natural stone. it also has a thicker protective layer, making it even more durable and resistant to scratches, dents, and stains.
linoleum: modern sheet linoleum is still produced using...|
tile material. gains will be driven by porcelain's increased adoption due to
durability, wear and slip resistance, and aesthetic qualities. porcelain tile
flooring can be made to look like natural stone or hardwood planks and to
feature highly textured surfaces that are seen as attractive by many consumers.
the rise in popularity of thin porcelain tile (tpt) – which is lightweight, ...|
|...ittle simpler, jcpenney home services experts offer insight on two of the most
granite countertops have long been the mainstay of a beautiful kitchen or
bathroom. granite is a natural stone, quarried from large stone deposits around
the world. it can have many different variations of patterns and colors, giving
each slab a unique appearance that is visually rich and dyn...|
|...an ongoing demand for the look of
reclaimed wood," says babinski.
a trend that was hot in the '90s is also making a resurgence: faux stone, and
designers taking artistic license with depicting natural stone in decor,
flooring, and walls.
diamonds are a floor's best friend
looks can deceive, and what may appear to be a hardwood floor is actually luxury
vinyl or lvt. thanks to incre...|
|...rn more at kohler.com.
in a bustling kitchen, hot pots, sharp edges and spills mean the counters can take a real beating. that's what makes stone a favorite choice for this surface. natural stone like granite or quartz is hardy, but engineered options offer even greater resilience. options like marble or limestone deliver beauty similar to natural stone but these softer materials...|
durability is one reason homeowners choose natural stone for their kitchens and bathrooms, but the greatest appeal is often the sheer beauty of the material. maintaining that luster and shine requires a bit of effort, but the ability to enjoy the unique character of natural stone makes it all worthwhile.
it's important to understand the shine on granite and other natural stone is not from a...|
when it comes to beauty, few building materials can compete with natural stone.
one-of-a-kind markings, dramatic colors and rich finishes make it a popular choice, especially in bathrooms where it can transform a utilitarian space into a spa-like retreat.
long considered a great choice for countertops, more homeowners are now installing natural stone in the shower.stone can be a good ...|
|...spaces and more. there are three primary reasons for the revived interest in soapstone, according to steven schrenk, digital media director and design consultant at polycor, who has been working with natural stone for 22 years.
aesthetics: one major factor driving soapstone’s appeal is shifting aesthetic trends. while designers and homeowners have been fascinated by the bright, wide range of colo...|
(family features) natural stone adds elegance and style to any home. with a nearly endless array of colors, textures and designs, it’s easy to create a one-of-a-kind look for your kitchen or bath. however, without proper care, that carefully selected natural stone may quickly start to show wear and tear.
not only does natural stone lend a beautifully sophisticated aesthetic, it’s generally rega...|
|...k colors and this color reminds me of the deep turquoise part of the ocean," she says. "this would make a great front door color on a white or gray colored house. this color would pair well with some natural stone or brick or wood."
purple tones are immediately attractive to children, making them a great paint option in playrooms or bonus rooms. additionally, violet is also a stunning ac...|
(family features) natural stone is one of the most beautiful materials available for residential and commercial design. each piece is unique and can fit effortlessly into a variety of decors, making it a top choice for consumers and designers. while natural stone is a popular material, there are several myths surrounding its use that cause homeowners to question its practicality.
|...ty is key, especially when it comes to countertops. softer stones like marble are beautiful, but also very delicate and require special care. if you're looking for a material that gives the look of a natural stone, but can stand up to anything, consider an all-natural sintered compact surface.
"personally, i cook often, i'm a little clumsy with red wine, and i'm not religious about using a triv...|
|...oducts, such as montpellier, to perform at the high standards of porcelain tile.
montpellier also features the use of digital technology, creating the most realistic graining and variations found in natural stone.
all four colors are offered in 16”x24” and 7.5”x24” linear sizes. montpellier has a realistic natural finish, and is recommended for residential and commercial installations.
|... aged wood; yet can be installed without concern for water damage, warping or wear and tear.
with advanced technologies, tile manufacturers are also able to create visuals that capture the look of natural stone. veining, color variations and even textured surfaces make them often indiscernible from the real thing. some examples include daltile's marble (marble falls) and slate-look (porada) col...|
|...ertops and vanities for their durability and to add more value to the home. but in the end, nothing beats the most visible benefit - that rich shine and luster right after the workmen install the new natural stone.
it's that gorgeous shine homeowners desire to maintain. for some, their lustrous granite or marble surfaces are the envy of dinner guests. for others, it's a feeling of frustration a...|
|...r to change the look of countertops and cabinets. while you're swapping out knobs and drawer pulls, consider giving tired laminate countertops a coat of paint. add a new backsplash in ceramic tile or natural stone, or go quick and easy with peel-and-stick metal tile that evokes the look of classic tin.
3. guest bath/powder room
after the kitchen, the guest bath or powder room will likely see...|
|... of the countertop requires the right material for aesthetics and functionality. while there are numerous options, today's laminate countertops feature beautiful designs that mirror granite and other natural stones at a fraction of the cost, and with scratch-resistant finishes that are not only easy to clean but also resist common stains like peanut butter, permanent marker and red wine. because l...|
|...as possible. use a steam mop to clean and sanitize the floor. many models have triangular pads to help you get into corners and around furniture more easily.
-for other tiled areas - if your tile is natural stone, treat stains based on type. if the stain is calcium based, from grout buildup, mineral deposits or hard water, use a ph balanced cleaner for stone.
freshen up the bathroom ...|
|...t thing a host can do to make an immediate difference in its look and feel.
"when properly cleaned and protected, there is nothing that surrounds a room in luxury and stands the test of time like natural stone," says benedict, host of diy network's "weekend entertaining" and author of four books including "the sophisticated cookie" and "celebrations."
"and, just like leather and wood in yo...|
|...s featured in 2010. cq interior design, los angeles and portland, worked closely with the homeowner in the floor to ceiling shower specification of the emperia series of mixed-medium glass mosaic and natural stone tiles from hakatai.
the weeklong tour hosted by the home builders association of lane county, oregon, celebrated its silver anniversary by showcasing the work of 14 professional home ...|
|...a 30-year residential and a 5-year light commercial warranty. colors include coastline clam, boston tea, maritime gray, and river boat brown.
it’s not just wood designs: new products emulate natural stones & ceramics
the new armstrong laminate stones & ceramics collection offers a limestone in linen sand and tawny beige, as well as a new slate inspired by natural vermont slate, in fiv...|
|...ons broadloom is sourced from sheep that are bred for eating, reducing the mill’s carbon footprint.
environmental awareness spreads into the hard surface as well. along with ceramic and porcelain, natural stone tile will remain a popular floor covering option for the kitchen, said mark karas, president of the national kitchen & bath association (nkba). however, the most popular trend for that r...|
|...mohawk group’s iconic earth collection draws inspiration from natural stone formations over time. the stone visuals celebrate natural processes of geology with pops of sheen morphing and shifting throughout the floor. offered in complementing 12-inch x 36-inch plank and traditional 24-inch x 24-inch formatted styles, iconic earth features new metallic yarns allowing for a unique lustrous effect th...|
|...minate's moisture-resistant core is designed to keep water from soaking into the material, staining it, or causing it to swell and buckle. However, it isn't waterproof in the same way as sheet vinyl, natural stone, or ceramic tile. Yet, it is an inexpensive alternative and does offer good water-resistance.
Technically, most waterproof laminate is more water-resistant than fully waterproof...|
|...The rotogravure printing process offers a multitude of design possibilities that are expressed through the decorative layer such as patterns, geometrics, natural stone designs and more...|
|...Hard Surface Flooring (not to be confused with "hardwood") is a family of flooring materials that includes concrete or cement, ceramic tile, glass tiles, and natural stone products.
Ceramic tiles are clay products which are formed into thin tiles and fired. Ceramic tiles are set in beds of mortar or mastic with the joints between tiles grouted. Varieties of ceramic tiles include quarry ...|
|...nyl features some of the most versatile, innovative, and high-performing flooring available. High-quality vinyl flooring offers the luxuriance and texture of more expensive natural materials, such as natural stone, ceramic tile, and hardwood, without busting your budget. Offered in plank, tile, and sheet formats, vinyl flooring boasts realistic visuals, easy installation, and a high level of comfo...|