Cement and stone inspired porcelain tiles

Sonar from Harmony is a porcelain tile collection with a cement and stone-inspired matte appearance and shiny speckles that are said to lend dynamism to surfaces. Available formats have been extended with the addition of a new 11 x 22 cm format, combinable with the 22 x 22 cm version on walls and floors. The […]

Paver support system for easier exterior installations

Troba-Level is a paver support system from Schluter designed specifically for use with thick porcelain tiles rated for exterior use. The paver support system, or pedestals, supports the tiles above the substrate with no bonding system required. This elevated system is said to have a number of advantages over traditional bonded tile methods including simple […]

Porcelain tile sports wood grain appearance

Lamosa USA has introduced Old Fashioned, a wood-look porcelain tile with a grain that recalls the character of whiskey. The tile is available in four colours, with 8 in. planks ranging from 24 to 48 in. long for a realistic look. The tile is suitable for commercial, kitchen, bathroom, outdoor and indoor use.

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 […]