Surface preparation includes many products and methods like self-leveling underlayments, mortar beds, waterproofing/crack isolation membranes, patching and repair products, moisture mitigation membranes, crack repair, diamond grinding, shot blasting and scarification, to name a few.
The Rainbow Recreation Center in Oakland, CA, serves the East Oakland community with recreational activities for all ages. In March, the 40-year-old center began an extensive renovation project to replace most of the facility and add new features, which was recently completed.
Designed by the architect, Marco Lucchi, the “Lounge Bar” at Salone de Mobile 2019 highlighted the ability of Sicis products to mold and adapt in infinite two-dimensional and three-dimensional combinations, allowing the development of high-impact entertainment spaces.
In February 2016, American Airlines (AA) unveiled plans to complete major renovations to its network of Admirals Club lounges. With that came the introduction of its Flagship Lounges, which offer premium amenities for international passengers, transcon domestic first-class and business-class passengers, and Oneworld members.
550 West Jackson is a Class A high-rise located in the heart of downtown Chicago, IL. When it was being renovated, a local contractor was enlisted to provide a flooring solution that could handle heavy foot traffic while meeting the attractive design aesthetic of the building.
Showcasing the latest products for tile mosaics from American Olean, Anatolia Tile + Stone, Artaic, Cancos Tile and Stone, Ceramica Vogue, Daltile, Ege Seramik, Fap Ceramiche, Island Stone, Lunada Bay Tile, Marazzi, Merola Tile, Nemo Tile, StonePeak Ceramics, Vitromex USA, and Walker Zanger.
The Robert D. Love Downtown YMCA in Wichita, KS, officially opened in November 2012. After almost two years of planning and designing, the architect, general contractor and tile installer all worked together to help bring the project to life, which features various types of porcelain and ceramic tile from American Olean, Daltile and Atlas Concorde.
Created by noted interior designer, Michael Berman, the Studio Moderne Stone extension from Walker Zanger features four new profiles in 10 trendsetting variations. The new designs further develop the collection’s homage to the spirit of American modernism.
Vitromex USA is pleased to introduce Volkan, a modern, slate-inspired porcelain tile that bears its name due to layers and textures mimicking that of volcanic ash. Turkish for “volcano,” Volkan serves as a reminder of the natural earthen beauty present in our environment.
The first and only gauged porcelain 120- x 60-inch panels produced in the U.S. not only guarantee shorter delivery times, overall increased logistic efficiency and much greater product sustainability, but they are also beautiful.
Coverings 2012 -- held last month at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL -- did not disappoint with its numerous displays of tile introductions. The diverse array of product lines ranged from large-format porcelain to wood-look tiles to glass mosaics. Here is just a glimpse of the latest developments that were showcased: