The latest edition of the international fair for ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings was held from February 3 to 7 at Feria Valencia in Valencia, Spain, where it welcomed the largest contingent of visitors since its inception
Tile trends are constantly evolving. New colorways, patterns, textures and formats are being introduced each year, which give designers more inspiration and motivation to utilize tile products in their projects. Tile manufacturers are also working hard to craft innovative, unique designs to cater to every type of space.
This product showcase features new porcelain, ceramic and glass tile collections from American Olean, Artaic, Cotto d’Este, Daltile, Emser Tile, Karen Pearse Global Direct, Marazzi USA, Mediterranea, Nemo Tile + Stone, Shaw, SomerTile and Walker Zanger.
Today, one of the fastest-growing trends in the construction industry is to “go green.” People increasingly like knowing that their choices will make a difference when it comes to concerns about climate change, air and water quality, and the conservation of energy and natural resources.
Karen Pearse is an internationally renowned expert on natural stone and surfaces, who founded Karen Pearse Global Direct (KPGD) in 1981. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic that has been devastating communities all over the world, Pearse recently launched the Protect Collection, a vast array of antimicrobial porcelain tiles developed with Microban® technology.
Prospec, LLC, is a prominent northeast regional presenter of building materials distributed by wholly owned supply companies, including ProTile, ProTerrazo, ProStone, ProWood and ProExterior Systems. In February, the company hosted an event focused on the specification and installation of gauged porcelain tile panels.
TBK Design has been one of the leading independent brands in London for over 35 years, specializing in tiles, bathrooms and kitchens. Local design firm, John Evans Interior Architecture and Design, was approached to lead the relocation of their original store to a new flagship location.
The ferry port area of Halifax, a regional municipality of eastern Canada and the provincial capital of Nova Scotia, has been the subject of important renovation work designed to provide its citizens with an even more efficient and functional service.
Following a restoration of over 60 million euros of the previous Grand Hotel Brun, Marriott International announced the opening of the Sheraton Milan San Siro. Sheraton Milan San Siro is situated in a green area that integrates with the interior design of the hotel.
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.