Tiles mimic natural stone or cement textures

Portobello America has introduced Ms. Barcelona porcelain from a fusion of materials like limestones, cements and basaltins. The effect is said to create a striking but minimalist surface combining veins and elements of natural stones or cement textures with aggregates, in a chromatic balance that converges into something unique. Formats include 90 x 90 cm, […]

Porcelain tile collection expands to larger format

Marvel Edge porcelain tiles from Atlas Concorde are available in three different looks (marble, concrete, and stone) and two finishes (matte and glossy), and a new 6 mm, 48 x 109 in. format that expands the collection. The tiles are compliant with standards EN 14411:2012 annex L group BIII and have a water absorption rating […]

Marble-look porcelain tiles available in two size formats

Vitromex USA has announced the Soberano line of glazed porcelain tiles. Design with a marble look, the tiles are said to carry intense white veins that strongly contrast with the rich dark hue. Including rectified edges, the collection will be available in a Nero colour, consisting of a dark brown-grey base with white veins that […]

Porcelain floor tiles and slabs reproduce marbling

Marmi 3.0 tiles for porcelain floor and ceramic wall applications from Iris Ceramica feature metallic tones and bold, glossy colour palette that are said to offer a shimmering richness to classic colours. Produced in Italy, the Maximum Marmi 120 x 60 large format slabs are inspired by the fine veins, colour variations, and elegant details […]

Pre-cut program includes multiple sizes of porcelain slabs

Panoramic format porcelain slabs up to approximately 10 x 5 ft from Daltile can now be custom sized through the company’s FlexFit Size Solutions program. The pre-cut program includes multiple sizing options and offers the slabs pre-cut into seven smaller stocked sizes that reflect the most standard cut dimensions needed for both residential and commercial […]

Antiqued ceramic marble for contemporary architecture

The fineness of antiqued marble, noble and precious, reinterpreted according to the needs of contemporary architecture, is said to be found in Magistra by Serenissima, a brand of Gruppo Romani. The porcelain stoneware collection is said to provide an interesting selection of sizes, colours and surface finishes. The Lux version is available in every marble […]

Porcelain tile collection provides diverse design options

  Crossville has announced Java Joint, a porcelain tile collection said to incorporate on-trend hues and sizes to offer designers inventive options to create a range of looks. The surface visual of the collection features striations of crema and bold neutrals. The striations’ linear effect is interpreted in five colors — Two Sugars, House Blend, French Press, Flat White and Fresh Ground — all offered in […]

Tile material hybrid collection introduces three new colours

Following the launch of Dekton Trilium in 2016, Cosentino has announced three new colours to its Dekton Industrial Collection. Dekton is a mixture of the raw materials used to manufacture glass, porcelain and quartz surfaces. The three new designs — Orix, Nilium and Radium, in addition to Trillium — were created to capture the organic […]

Lightweight thin-set mortar covers wide application range

Laticrete has introduced 257 Titanium, a thin-set mortar designed for installing gauged porcelain tile (GPT) and gauged porcelain tile panels/slabs (GPTP) in commercial, residential and industrial applications. Due to its exceptional wetting out properties, superior transfer and 60-minute open time, the ANSI A118.15-rated mortar is said to ensure maximum coverage and a high-strength bond that […]

Venetian terrazzo the inspiration for porcelain stoneware tiles

For its new Venice tile collection, NovaBell says it has returned to the historic “Venetian terrazzo,” interpreting it with more vibrant colours and new technologies applied to porcelain stoneware. The Venice collection’s large porcelain stoneware slabs enhance indoor architecture by providing the impression of single, seamless surfaces. Through five shades, the collection is said to […]