Blog

January 20, 2021

 Wall Tile Reimagined for a New Year

At the start of each new year, goals are set on both professional and personal fronts for many of us. We don’t typically use the term “resolution.” We prefer using the word “goal” because goals are how we measure our success as a brand each and every year.  While we certainly have the bar raised... Read More »

December 28, 2020

Why You Should Consider Porcelain Countertops 

Elements of interior design go through phases just like any other industry. There are trends that last a few years and others that span decades. Porcelain, as a material, withstands the tests of time by being reimagined through different, unconventional applications. Traditionally, and in our experience, porcelain would be mainly associated with flooring. However, due... Read More »

December 11, 2020

Color’s Impact on Commercial Interior Design

If you think about it, design is everywhere. From the spaces we frequent to the daily necessities we use, there is nothing that we experience that wasn’t designed in some way, shape, or form. Not surprisingly, color plays a vital role in interior design. Beyond that, color is something that very few clients have a... Read More »

December 2, 2020

Why We Recommend Rectified Tile 

There is a lot to consider when browsing tile options. From size, color, and style to cost, texture, and functionality- the options are endless. One element that sometimes gets overlooked is whether or not a tile product is rectified. Whether or not a tile has been through the rectification process is an important factor when... Read More »

November 13, 2020

Polished Marble Finishes For Classic Style

Let’s talk about marble for a moment. Interior designers throughout the industry agree that it is a beautiful, classic option. For those seeking personality and sophistication in a product, marble is the way to go. There is an undeniable charisma that marble brings to a space. It’s stylish, but not overbearing. It’s opulent, but can... Read More »

November 5, 2020

How is Porcelain Tile Made?

It is no surprise that porcelain is one of the most beloved tile materials of all time. Its durability, functionality, and multi-use nature make a strong case for being among the best of the best. Boasting luxurious appeal and shining with class, porcelain tile was originally made in China in the 15th century before finding... Read More »

October 13, 2020

Terrazzo: Don’t Call It a Comeback

      Some interior design professionals might say things like “terrazzo is back.” But, let us pose this question: is it really a comeback if it never left? Sure, the honeymoon of the total terrazzo takeover ended in the 1930s. However, it has been consistently useful to interior designers, regardless of its mainstream popularity.... Read More »

September 30, 2020

Stunning Surface Solutions Inspired by Traditional & Modern Design

Having the ability to ignite a sense of nostalgia while also having a distinct, modern vibe is no easy feat. Fortunately, thanks to technological advances and talented tile creators, there is more than one product we recommend that can satisfy both palates.  Before we get to the highlight reel (aka, stunning surface solutions), let’s talk... Read More »

September 1, 2020

Projects Get Boost with Proper Finish

For every tile need, there is a proper finish. From polished to natural and from grip to structured, finishes are standalone elements that can make or break a final design decision. Unlike color or patterns, finishes aren’t a preference-based decision. Finishes are based more on science than style. Certain projects call for certain needs. For... Read More »

August 21, 2020

Tile 101: Bold Breaks the Mold

Patterned statement tiles are more popular than ever. They’ve earned credibility for being timeless choices and continue to improve the spaces they’re added to. And, let’s not forget the minimalistic tile that makes patterned tile POP! The beauty of interior design is that the rise of both trends means they can co-exist and even complement... Read More »