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5 Tips for Designing Fireplaces with Cement or Ceramic Tile

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5 Tips for Designing Fireplaces with Cement or Ceramic Tile

Fireplaces are a natural for tile designs. Cement and ceramic tile in particular are ideal given the range of available bold and subtle patterns. If you're looking to create your very own fireplace design, here are five tips to help you determine how to get started and with which style of tile. Avente's 5 Tips for Designing Fireplaces with Cement or Ceramic Tile Design Tip 1: Define Your Style With so many different types of tile out there, it's always best to start by understanding what you like and what style would work for your home. Define your style and your...

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Sosua Cement Tile Creates Luxury Lounge for Hotel Property

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Sosua Cement Tile Creates Luxury Lounge for Hotel Property

Explore how cement tiles are used at this seaside resort to create a luxurious, rich design. The effect is breathtaking because of the location and grand scale at this resort.

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A Salute to The Tile Heritage Foundation for Giving Tuesday

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A Salute to The Tile Heritage Foundation for Giving Tuesday

Since it was founded in 1987, The Tile Heritage Foundation has been supporting the preservation, history, and appreciation of tile. This organization gives back to the tile community and works to preserve our tile heritage. Avente Tile proudly supports their efforts and encourage you to consider supporting them on Giving Tuesday.

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Tile Trends 2018: What Homeowners are Doing

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Tile Trends 2018: What Homeowners are Doing

Ryan Tollefsen, a realtor for Unity Home Group at Keller Williams Realty Alaska Group, shares a mix of what he's been seeing and hearing about tile in the real estate world from both buyers and sellers. Tile has no doubt been one of the most versatile materials a homeowner could ever choose and continues to be popular. He shares some of the new shapes of tile in 2018. 

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Tile Factory Tour Shows How Cement Tiles are Made

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Tile Factory Tour Shows How Cement Tiles are Made

See how encaustic cement tiles are made and tour a cement tile factory with Bill Buyok, owner of Avente Tile. Bill shares his experience and provides a unique, behind-the-scenes look at the step-by-step process of making cement tiles. You'll gain an appreciation of why these tiles are a labor of love and so unique.

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