The Gift of Tile
Fabric Art in Natural Prism
What did you get your mother this year? She may be hard to shop for, but there’s really only one thing moms want. A break. Whether your mom wants a nap or a tropical vacation, give her the gift that keeps on giving. Tile.
Unique Ideas for Your Soiree
The New American Remodeled Home pooldeck with Consulate in Embassy SilverAs the summer inches its way into full swing, it’s time to start thinking about doing some entertaining outside. What better way to throw a party than around the pool? A little planning and some creativity are all that stand in the way of your summer bash. Here are some ideas for a memorable party.
The influence pets have on home buying and selling is huge and it’s getting bigger all the time. To see the numbers on how pets make an impact, check out the report, Remodeling Impact: Animals in Homes, or get the short version from Realtor Mag.
If you haven’t heard yet, green has come to multi-family building—and it’s big business! The bottom line is that green sells. It’s what tenants want. And it’s increasingly easier to build green without sacrificing quality or going over budget.
Here are a few ways to join the green trend on the multi-family scene.
When your alarm clock goes off the Monday after Daylight Savings begins and your body thinks it’s 5am but the clock says it’s 6am, you’ll think one thing: "who’s idea was this?!"
It’s not just your sleep this is interrupting either. Travel, heavy equipment, record keeping, billing, medical devise, and sometimes even computer software can be effected by Daylight Savings. Why do we do this twice a year?
It's been a good year so far for Daltile! Three different products were crowned winners by industry pros. It's our pleasure to show you what all the fuss is about and invite you to imagine what's possible in your next project with these trendsetting products.
Celebrating the Inspiration and Versatility of Tile
Cove Creek in Off White 20 x 20 on the floor, 2 x 2 mosaic on shower floor, 12 x 24 on the wall
Tile has come a long way since Grecian bathhouses. But there are some things that don’t change about tile—it’s ever beautiful, durable, and adds a polished finish wherever it’s laid. Today Daltile is taking the day to celebrate tile on National Tile Day. Let’s revisit some reasons tile is worth celebrating.
Year in ReviewWouldn’t be caught dead with an outdated design? Take a deep breath; it’s not as bad as it seems. “Most design trends are not as fleeting you might think,” says Karen Sigrist, Daltile industrial designer. Many interior design trends stick around for a while and don’t come and go with the seasons or a new year. If anything, “trends transition rather than go out completely,” Sigrist states.
Nine categories, more than 400 entries, 28 media and industry pro judges . . . the competition was stiff this year for Best of Show at the International Builders’ Show. Daltile entered product, Marble Attaché, in the bath and kitchen categories and came away as a finalist in Best Kitchen Product and won Best Bath Product.
Marble Attaché in Calacatta