For this edition, we sat down with Roger Leasure, president of Northern California Tile & Stone, Corp. NCTS, which participates in the Certified Tile Installer program through the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation, was inducted into the National Tile Contractors Association’s Five Star Contractor Program this year.
For the renovation of Center in the Square in Roanoke, VA, porcelain and glass tile from Daltile and Oceanside Glass & Tile was used alongside brightly colored terrazzo designs to transform the outdated space into an interactive arts and cultural complex
Vixen Workout is taking the female fitness industry by storm. They use commercial choreography, music remixes and stage lighting so you can experience yourself as a performer. According to Jones-Veloso, “you get to pretend you're opening for the VMAs and perform the moves you see by your favorite artists.”
Rahnee Gladwin is an interior designer, allied member of the American Institute of Architects and member of the Tile Heritage Foundation. Since 1997, she has also worked with stone, glass, metal and ceramics, specializing in custom mosaic design and assembly.
Shaped like a falcon and inspired by Persian tradition, the new 24-story skyscraper contains apartments and a luxury hotel with 270 rooms and suites, which feature ceramic decorations by Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti of the Iris Ceramica Group
“A marvellous story unfolding in every little corner” is Marcel Wanders’ curious description of the Mondrian Doha, a 24-story skyscraper recently added to the skyline of Doha, Qatar’s capital and biggest city.
As the summer winds down, one of the busiest times of the year approaches for us here at TILE. Traveling season. A time when we are able to get out of the office and explore all of the new products and standards that have been developed over the last year.
Cotto d’Este USA’s Cement Project is a versatile collection in which the typically “urban” nature of cement is expressed in a new way — in vast and architectural contexts. Surfaces and colors echo cement effects with aesthetic and sensory fidelity.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we spoke with various professionals in the industry about Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs (GPTP) and what the future holds for the innovative, trending products. One of the issue’s installation case studies, “An Attention-Grabbing Design,” features these larger-than-life products in a residential setting, highlighting their advantages. Also make sure to check out our Contractor Spotlight with Ken Ballin, owner of Skyro Floors in New Jersey, and much more!