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Fall 2017: New Tile Roundup | 2017-09-01

Fall 2017: New Tile Roundup | 2017-09-01

For this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design magazine we show off the different new tiles that are currently on the market. Ranging from glass tile to art deco, here are just some of the tile options out there: VitraArt Stained Glass from Florida TileThis tile features a seven-color palette available in three shapes. The thin yet durable glass is an inspiration in artistic design that brings an air of luxury like fine Tiffany lamp. Mesh-mounted mosaic are available…

Merging the Modern with Historical Havens in Cape Town

Merging the Modern with Historical Havens in Cape Town

Merging the Modern with Historical Havens in Cape Town 22nd March 2018 Stephanie Samuel Architect, Engineer, Consultant, End User, Flooring Advice, Food & Drink, Ideas and Inspiration, Industry News, Projects Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate, food and beverage flooring, South Africa, winery It is not just new developments that are looking to have the latest technologies in flooring. More and more often, state-of-the-art expertise are being called on for refurbishment projects that need hard-wearing and long lasting flooring solutions that fit…

Artaic and Bostik team up to create artwork with glass tile | 2017-09-01

Artaic and Bostik team up to create artwork with glass tile | 2017-09-01

Situated in the heart of Little Havana, TD Bank has a prominent location in the well-known district for Cuban exiles in Southern Florida. To blend in with the look of the community, an outdoor bank patio was recently constructed in 2017 that included one of the most interesting and colorful on-ground mosaic murals. Christina Sprows, a LEED green associate, is an architect working for Enterprise Real Estate for TD Bank, stated, “The bank owned the property, but because they were…

Creating Great First Impressions with Contemporary Car Park Coatings

Creating Great First Impressions with Contemporary Car Park Coatings

Creating Great First Impressions with Contemporary Car Park Coatings 27th March 2018 Dan Ash Applicator, Architect, Engineer, Consultant, Car Parks, End User, Facilities Manager, Flooring Advice, Projects Car Park Coatings, Car Parks, Deck Coatings, Deckshield, Interior Design The car park is the gateway to many buildings and venues. Before a customer, visitor or client has stepped foot in the reception or walked into your office, they will probably have already been in your car park. This makes the car park…

Neuse Tile working on tight deadline for UNC’s Dean Smith Center | 2017-09-01

Neuse Tile working on tight deadline for UNC’s Dean Smith Center | 2017-09-01

For the University of North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team, the Dean Smith Center isn’t just an arena where games are played. The venue and its locker rooms are all an important motivator for players and an invaluable recruitment tool for impressing potential athletes. Since the last updates to the locker rooms were 15 years ago, the team decided it was time for an upgrade that matched their reputation as a breeding ground for many of the sport’s top…

U is for Ultra Violet

U is for Ultra Violet

26th March 2018 Ilona Osborne Applicator, Architect, Engineer, Consultant, Car Parks, End User, Facilities Manager, Flooring Advice, Industry News, Technical Expert Car Park Coatings, pantone, UV Index, UV Light Ultra Violet is not just the Pantone Colour of the Year! Ultra Violet light or UV as its commonly referred to, is a type of electromagnetic radiation produced by the sun and some artificial sources including black lights and fluorescent bulbs. Across the world, the level of UV exposure varies greatly…

Cersaie 2017 Product Showcase | 2018-01-08

Cersaie 2017 Product Showcase | 2018-01-08

Each year at Cersaie, the International Exhibition of Ceramic Tile and Bathroom Furnishings, new and innovative products are revealed. This year, the event was held from September 25 to 29, 2017 at the Bologna Exhibition Center in Bologna, Italy, where it welcomed 111,604 attendees. The event had 869 exhibitors, one-third of which were foreign companies from 41 different countries. The Gent collection from ABK The Gent collection is inspired by the distinctive allure of Nordic stone, in particular the Pierre…

MMA Flooring – Questions and Answers

MMA Flooring - Questions and Answers

MMA Flooring – Questions and Answers 22nd March 2018 Rebekah Jones Applicator, End User, Facilities Manager, Flooring Advice, How To, Interview, Manufacturing, Technical Expert Fast Cure Flooring, Methyl Methacrylate, MMA, MMA Resin Floors, Q&A, Rapid Installation, Why Choose MMA? Specifying MMA resins can be a daunting process, but what we sometimes fail to recognise is the fear factor that the client can often experience in choosing the right floor, with sometimes little or no knowledge about the products that they…

One-on-One with Rainey Richardson | 2018-01-08

One-on-One with Rainey Richardson | 2018-01-08

Rainey Richardson is the principal of Rainey Richardson Interiors, Inc., located in Houston, TX. Richardson began her career as an interior designer in 2001 and in 2010 opened a 5,000-square-foot design studio. CSTD magazine had the opportunity to talk to Rainey about how she got started in the business, projects she has worked on and trends she is seeing in the industry and kitchen and bath segment. Talk a bit about your company. RR: Our company is a full-service design…

London’s Leicester Square Kitchen Set to Dazzle

London's Leicester Square Kitchen Set to Dazzle

The dappled appearance of this particular Terrazzo adds just the right amount of glitz and glamour to the stylish venue in the UK capital, with the locally sourced British marble aggregates catching the light, echoing the luxurious venue. Whereas large stores like IKEA have to take heavy foot-fall, wheeled equipment and impacts from heavy items into account, this new London eatery has used Terrazzo to distinguish the central bar area and walk ways from the main restaurant area to its…