Trend Reports

Trend Report: Exterior Cladding

July 3, 2012
Trans

With energy savings and ease of maintenance as a selling factor, the use of exterior tile cladding systems for commercial designs are beginning to gain momentum in the U.S.

WANT TO READ MORE?
(and takes less than a minute)

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2013 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition winners

This year, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, an annual awards program sponsored by Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission, attracted the most competitive pool of projects in the contest's history. The winning projects speak to the A&D community's commitment to using a material that is technically advanced, aesthetically pleasing and manufactured with a focus on sustainability. Nine projects in three categories were recognized: residential, institutional and commercial. The grand-prize winners include a century-old, three-floor adaptive re-use project (Schaefer-Graf Residence), a 675,000-square-foot entertainment arena (Barclays Center) and a LEED-certified government building (NIST) in addition to six projects who received honorable mentions from the jury.

Tile Magazine

TILE July/August 2014 cover

2014 July/August

In this month's issue of TILE, check out articles about the 2014 Coverings conference, high-definition inkjet printing, and read the last of a four part series by Scott Carothers on assessments involved in the Advanced Certifications for Tile Installers (ACT) program.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

TILE PRODUCTS

What products do you sell or install?
View Results Poll Archive

THE TILE STORE

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Tile\new site\the basics.gif
The Basics (A book for Tile and Stone Pros)

A new workbook offering training in sales support skills for tile and stone businesses by Industry Expert Sunny McLean. The Basics is a workbook for high-end tile and stone or kitchen and bath showrooms that need well-trained and professional sales associates.

More Products

Gold Book

2014 TILE GOLD BOOK

Need to find  a supplier of Porcelain Tile or Installation Tools. Find them in the TILE Gold Book. Packed with contact information on the suppliers?

START YOUR SEARCH TODAY.

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logoTwitterYouTube logoLinkedIn logoGoogle+