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 […]

Porcelain stoneware flooring for residential buildings

A new Naxos porcelain tile product from Fincibec Group has been introduced. The Build collection for residential buildings is said to be based on research into an ancient building material, the Lecce stone valued for its extraordinary luminosity, still used today in the most modern and linear architecture and in designer objects, the company says. […]

New tile offerings embody everyday elegance

American Olean has introduced Elemental Canvas, an organic, woven fabric look tile that uses colours and graphics said to create the illusion of texture. Designed with Reveal Imaging and TruEdge technology, this ColorBody porcelain collection also features a linear mosaic design for styling options. Suitable for hospitality settings and urban residential applications, the tile comes […]

Tiles offer hexagonal, square and rectangular options

Nemo Tile and Stone has announced the Torrone collection, a fine-glazed porcelain crafted to resemble traditional terrazzo flooring not unlike that found in ancient Greece, the company says. The collection uses high definition printing and craftsmanship to recreate the look of terrazzo. It is available in four colorways and durable, large format square and hexagon […]

Porcelain tiles in natural or shiny finish

Copacabana porcelain tiles from La Fabbrica SpA are inspired by the namesake Brazilian Copacabana seafront, the company says, drawing from winding basalt and calcite trails. Juxtapositions of dark and light featured in the stone create a bold look, which is suitable for sophisticated contemporary interiors, the company adds. The large format tiles come in either […]

Dry-cut tile saw introduced

IQ Power Tools has introduced what is said to be the first dry-cut tile saw designed to cut ceramic, porcelain, marble and stone. The model iQTS244 is a 10 in. dry-cut tile saw designed for professional tile setters and contractors. The portable tool permits tile to be cut inside or outside with no water and […]