On Via Roma in the commune of Quero Vas in Belluno, Italy, is a two-story home that has gone through many transformations since the early 1900s. In the late 1930s, the house was purchased by the Venetian Oliva family who stayed there permanently during the war and inspired the current interior design.
For interior designer Alena Capra of Alena Capra Designs in Fort Lauderdale, FL, combining porcelain tile and natural stone in her projects is what she genuinely enjoys to do. “The result is beautiful,” she said when describing an apartment in New York City that she recently renovated.
Hotel Seehofis an excellent example of an intelligent renovation project, perfectly integrated in natural surroundings. The family run hotel was renovated and extended to a design devised by the noa (network of architecture) firm in Bolzano.
In Dijon, France, the historical capital of Burgundy, the passion for culture, food and wine dictates the pace of numerous tours, guiding visitors in a discovery of the fine vines and the different architectural styles that stretch from the Gothic to the Art Deco period.
Palm Springs, CA, is no stranger to the sun. With a hot desert climate, the resort city sees more than 300 days of sunshine and less than 5 inches of rain each year. Pretty favorable weather, wouldn’t you agree?
The Terra porcelain series from Marca Corona plays a key role in this boho holiday getaway in the heart of the Trastevere district in Rome, Italy. The project, designed by Studio Tamat, is a jewel of refined style thanks to eccentric furnishings, pastel colors and great attention to detail.
Just east of Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY, is P.S. 19 Marino P. Jeantet School. The elementary school recently underwent an extensive expansion. As part of the renovation, the NYCSCA hosted a local design competition to construct a tile mural in the new lobby.
Recently, the company decided to expand its six-floor office space in Vancouver to a nine-floor, 160,000-square-foot workplace for its 1,000 employees. The project included a detailed functional space program and full interior design services.
Innovators in their respective industries created a partnership designed to take the stress, mess, time, and cost out of shower renovation projects. Tile Redi® will now be providing its one-piece, leak-proof shower pans with integrated drains, as well as complementary niches, shelves and benches.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we have tile installation case studies from Portland, OR, Milwaukee, WI, New York, NY, Tromsø, Norway, and Las Vegas, NV. Take a look at this month's Technical Focus on lippage-free tile installation, read the latest Contractor Spotlight, and much more!