Archive for December, 2012

  • Stone Pavers Installation Tips

    Planning to newly install or replace a driveway, walkway, or patio? Stone pavers are an excellent choice, adding natural beauty to any home surrounding and complement different styles. In fact, stone pavers add value to your home in comparison to conventional hardscapes such as asphalt and concrete. Here, we will briefly discuss necessary equipment, tools, […]

    Posted on December 20, 2012 Read More
  • It’s Not Too Late to Save 5% on Natural Stone Tile During Holidays

    We’re proud to offer 5% savings on our entire line of natural stone products including granite, marble, porcelain, mosaic and more during the Holidays.  We can’t wait for you to see the incredible value natural stone adds to your home owning experience, both short-term and long-term.  You not only increase the enjoyment of your home […]

    Posted on December 15, 2012 Read More
  • Container Load Orders: The Journey of Custom Tile Orders from Factory to Installation

    Despite the fact that many slabs and natural stone tiles are stored and kept within the United States, there are still many products requiring a custom size or type that remain unavailable and need to be special ordered from foreign factories producing the tile. We are going to talk about different elements that may or […]

    Posted on December 8, 2012 Read More
  • When Is a Stone is Considered “Exotic”?

    Limited Resources Stones are considered “exotic” when a stone is rare, having limited resources in existence, in addition to the stone being of high quality. Quarries that extract exotic stones are usually given a production quota for the year so they don’t over-extract already limited resources. Although few, there are quarries in countries such as […]

    Posted on December 6, 2012 Read More
  • Subway Glass Tiles

    Subway glass tiles got their name after the style and shape of the actual tiles used in the New York City subway system. They are of uniform size whether in your kitchen or lining a NYC Subway platform. When opting for a style that differs from mesh-mounted mosaics, subway glass tiles are a superb selection […]

    Posted on December 5, 2012 Read More
  • Top 4 Most Important Reasons Why You Should Buy Extra Natural Stone Tile for Your Project

    Few people know how much extra tile they should purchase when preparing for a tile application. Contractors and tile dealers always recommend buying extra for obvious and some not-so-obvious reasons. Here we will discuss the top 4 most important reasons why you should buy extra tile, whether it’s granite, marble, porcelain etc. for your kitchen, […]

    Posted on December 1, 2012 Read More