Ilva S.A. has launched the
Patch Series, a porcelain mosaic tile touting an ultra-contemporary look for
residential and commercial spaces. Three earth-toned color schemes make up the
series: Autumn Leaves (Reddish), Bronzage (Beige), and Carbone (Black).
Available in 2.6” x 2.6”, 3.8” x 3.8” and 7.6” x 3.8” mesh-mounted mosaics on
two different sized sheets, 14” x 14” and 16” x 16”. Circle
189 on the Reader Inquiry Card.
Cerámicas Myr has taken a
modern approach with their white wall tile with black Circle patterns with its
Blanco Santinado Collection (offered in an 11.8" x 23.9" format).
Pictured is the Quebec series in a dark
slate (available in a 17.7” x 17.7” format). Circle 190 on
the Reader Inquiry Card.
Meredith Art Tile
The Paperwhites Series from
Meredith Art Tile, inspired by turn-of-the-century book-printing designs, can
be used to enhance any setting - backsplashes, fireplaces, or bath areas. Sizes
range from 1” x 1” dot to a 6” x 6” tile. Circle 185 on the
Reader Inquiry Card.
The Revision series from
Ragno USA features super-sized, color body porcelain modules with rectified
edges that capture the look of old wooden floors polished to a reflective
surface. Offered in 24” x 24”, 12”x 24”, 12” x 48” formats, the series also
features decorative options, such as a mesh-mounted mosaic and a Nest Insert. Circle
187 on the Reader Inquiry Card.
Waves and color brushes
distinguish Ceramiche Supergres’ Tresor series with three-dimensional chromatic
effects, soft shades for floral and geometrical decors. The white-body wall
tile collection for residential and public building bathrooms, is available in
25x45 and 12.5x45 sizes, and in six pearly shades (white, cream, light blue,
pink, lime and lilac). Circle 186 on the Reader Inquiry
Crossville says it has
rewritten history with Modern Mythology – its collection of 83 natural stone
mosaics and decorative trims for floors, walls and countertops. The collection
ranges from 2” x 4” Brick Mosaics, to 6” x 6” Braid Rosettes, to retro Solid
Split Mosaics on 12” x 12” sheets. Offered in a spectrum of natural stone hues.
Circle 184 on the Reader Inquiry Card.
GranitiFiandre has expanded
its Luminar collection with two additional color offerings - OptoWhite and
OptoBlack. The 24”x24” format of the series has been designed to resist fire,
frost, wear and chemical. Circle 179 on the Reader Inquiry
Crystal Stone by Marazzi
USA features bits of glass and stone on mesh-mounted modules that can be
installed intact, or cut into strips for decorative insertions on backsplashes.
Applicable to residential floors or walls, the 12” x 12” tiles are offered in
nine gem-like shades. Circle 183 on the Reader Inquiry
Turkana from Vitromex has
been designed to replicate marble using the state-of-the-art technology.
Offered in Ivory and Moka in 18" x 18"
formats.Circle 182 on the Reader Inquiry
The Earth & Art series
from Hirsch Glass Corp. blends art glass and stone to harmonize the natural
veins of prestigious stone with swirls of stained glass. Earth & Art is a
centerpiece for both classic and contemporary environments, the company says.
Circle 194 on the Reader Inquiry Card.
Tau Ceramica’s Satén series
features a wide chromatism made up of 12 shades “in line with trends in the
living environment and interior design,” the company says. This wall tile is
inspired by silk, and the fabric’s delicate interplay of threads is reproduced
on the tile. Available in 31x45 and 31x60 formats, with a coordinated 31x31
floor tile. Circle 180 on the Reader Inquiry
Saint-Gaudens Metal Arts
features hand-patinaed bronze or white bronze accent tiles that can be
embellished with natural gemstones and four patina finishes (dark brown,
verdigris, dark brown/black, black). The tiles, which contain 75-percent
post-consumer recycled bronze, are sealed using sculpture quality sealant.
Circle 177 on the Reader Inquiry Card.
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In this issue of TILE Magazine, we focus on outdoor installations and the importance of surface prep prior to any tile installation. Through various case studies, see what types of installations are possible in the great outdoors. Also make sure to check out two detailed technical focuses by industry professionals and the product showcase, which highlights the newest surface prep products on the market.