About Bullnose Tile

No significant amount of time goes by without someone asking About Bullnose Tile. Let’s face it. It certainly is a funny name. So, why not spend a little time explaining things a little bit. There are quite a few types of bullnose. Perhaps the most common is what most folks call a surface bullnose. Check out […]

Harlequin Terracotta Tiles

Harlequin Terracotta Tiles

The harlequin shape in design, and Harlequin Terracotta Tiles, are well known  to all of us whether we know it or not. This familiarity begins with the classic idea of the Harlequin in the context of the arts. None other than dictionary.com says that this is  “a character in comedy and pantomime with a shaved […]

Stone Shower Areas

Stone Shower Areas is a great topic for us to discuss today. Since we are a discount vendor of natural stone, it is important for us to explain and outline some specific usages. So, let’s get started. It is pretty clear that a shower area, where the wet walls and the shower floor, are covered […]

Rock Face Stone Sale

Rock Face Stone Sale

We are happy to offer our Rock Face Stone Sale to all our friends and clients. One thing we can do is explain a bit about what “rock face” actually means. So let’s try that out for a few minutes. Natural stone is generally quarried from a mountain or ledge and comes out as a block […]

Budget Black Marble

Budget Black Marble Is still black marble and as such has always been a classic design staple around which you can create almost any scheme. That’s all good. Now let’s break down the color that is black and the medium that is marble. Starting with the color, we have to accept that our friends in […]

Why is Grout Used?

Why is grout used

Why is Grout Used? This question is asked constantly and is usually with the companion question which is: What is Grout? We will take a swing at answering both of these in this post. We can start with an answer to what is grout. Typically, grout is a mixture of Portland cement, water, colorants, and […]

Stone in a Backyard

Summer is coming  and you’re about to be spending more time in your backyard playing with kids or relaxing with a cold drink and a good book. Your yard is a natural extension of your home and it should reflect that. Integrating nature and comfort can be tricky but when you’re hosting the neighbors for […]

Summer White Stone

Like it or not, summer awaits us. Well, not so fast. My pals in Florida, Arizona and Southern California say it is always summer. If, like me, you don’t reside in the aforementioned climes, then some new seasonal fun is probably in your future. Considering that for a moment, I tumbled to a thought on […]

Bath Design

Bath Design

Bath design inspiration is typically a personal experience for the client and may involve many influences. It is not uncommon for a client to present pages clipped from architectural and design magazines when interacting with the design staff. For example, these sources may remind them of a special vacation that evoked a lifestyle and feeling […]