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The New York Times - Advice for Renovating Your Home with Second Shelf

in a recent ny times post, as part of their design special section- they asked readers to send questions about renovating their homes. here is one of the questions which featured clé tile, "My bathroom needs a redo, but I’m bored to death of subway tile. Where should I go to find something more...

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everything you need to know about tile... well almost

want to know more about tile? we were recently featured on remodelista in this invaluable tile cheat sheet of sorts, Remodeling 101: A Guide to the Only 7 Types of Tile You Need to Know  - featuring zellige, terracotta, stoneware, porcelain, glass, natural stone, cement tile and the ubiquitous subway.  shown above: zellige weathered...

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are encaustic cement tiles right for me?

cement tiles may be new to you, but in other parts of the world they have graced the halls and walls of fine homes and cool cafes to regal hotels and stately institutions. however, most people know very little about these historic tiles. if you’ve been wanting to add cement tiles to...

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monday mention – luxe magazine, hedron cement & a dash of paris panache

what’s black, white, and striped all over? our hedron cement hexagon tiles, obviously! everyone knows how classic and sophisticated stripes are, but this encaustic cement pattern takes the design one step further by adding a modern and parisian twist. these tiles, when woven together, create one of our most dynamic geometric patterns...

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monday mention – luxe magazine sf crazy for clé decorative tiles

a recent press mention in luxe magazine featured two of our favorite new releases: erica tanov’s artist cement tile and our new french reproduction belgian black terracotta. although there is unequivocal value in high-quality utilitarian tiles, sometimes we forget that the right tile can be used equally as statement pieces. clé tiles inhabit the...

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it's here, have fear... halloween pin-fest

header image | linnea sandbakk and deborah osburn a halloween perspective from clé's president/creative director deborah osburn this month it’s hard to ignore all the halloween festivities. i’m not big on costumes but i love candy corn! and speaking of orange- i love orange but not necessarily with black. but i dooooo love to...

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