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best tips for selecting the right kitchen tiles for your lifestyle

1 get excited! selecting the tile will be one of the most memorable experiences of your design project. 2 spend some time on pinterest, your favorite design blogs and magazines scouting your "style". 3 zero in on your key design elements - colors, cabinet finishes, appliance finishes, counter ideas. 4 once you...

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terracotta 101: everything you need to know about this timeless classic

have you settled on our our unique antique terracotta tiles for your project but are just unsure about how to get the installation just right? these unglazed, non-vitreous terracotta tiles, which are hand-formed and fired, are much different than cement so the installation is quite different. below is some basic information to...

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6 tips for the perfect cement tile installation

header images: ashley poskin it's a fact: what’s under your tile is just as important as the tile itself. and for encaustic cement tiles, that means a perfectly level, clean, dry, and slightly roughed surface. don’t wait until it’s too late - take the time now to make sure that your professionals...

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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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outdoor tile... from selection to sealants

photos | pohio adams, luc roymans, birch & goldberry one of the most intriguing trends in residential and commercial design is the integration of the indoors with the out. this inside/outside trend creates a fluidity and openness of both spaces.  in the previous decade we saw the formal living room being repurposed...

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