Dal-Tile Develops Mobile Tile Crusher To Further Sustainability

Dal-Tile has furthered their sustainability efforts by developing and implementing the first-ever mobile tile crusher for use at three of their production facilities. “While 97 percent of our manufactured floor tile meets our high-quality standards, three percent does not, leading to waste,” said Robert Hurt, director of environmental, health, and sustainability services for Dal-Tile Corporation. “A team was engaged to […]

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NY2LA from Florida Tile Inspired by Epicenters of Contemporary Design

Introducing NY2LA HDP from Florida Tile. No two cities are more symbolic of the modern metropolis than New York and Los Angeles. Inspired by these epicenters of contemporary design and popular culture, NY2LAHDP targets the modern aesthetic. Compelling characteristics of cement and plaster fuse into a porcelain representation of urban sophistication. Graphics are created by hand, starting from recycled pavers […]

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Manufacturing Tile in the U.S.: A Look at Crossville Inc.

A couple of months ago, I was asked if I’d like to take part in Crossville, Inc.’s upcoming media tour of their Tennessee-based tile manufacturing facility. Of course, I’m never one to pass on an opportunity to see how tile is made. You gain a greater appreciation for the decisions being made in terms of the designs, patterns, and formats. The best part is […]

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Road Trip: Crossville Tile Manufacturing Plant Tour

    Breaking news y’all! As a lover of all things tile, I was beyond thrilled when the wonderful folks at Crossville Inc. recently asked if I’d like to take part in their upcoming media tour of their manufacturing facility. The tour will showcase, among other things, the ins and outs of the tile-manufacturing process. Heck yeah, sign me up! Nothing brings me […]

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Oceanside Glasstile, Island Stone Debut New Tile Collection

  Collaboration is key in 2016 and true to that trend Oceanside Glasstile and Island Stone launch their new marriage of glass and stone. Anchored in beach culture and driven by a passion to create beautiful designs, the two companies pair the best of their offerings to create one stunning collection. Using four natural stones – grey sandstone, mint sandstone, […]

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Stained Concrete Captured in High-Def Porcelain by Florida Tile

Florida Tile’s newly announced Level 10 HDP–High Definition Porcelain® color body floor and wall tile line was designed to capture the cool modern aesthetics of stained concrete. The Level 10 HDP color palette is made up of three warm tones in white, beige and bronze along with a fourth color, a cool blue undertone in a light grey. Colors are called Mezzanine […]

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