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5 Trends Arising from a Vibrant HD Expo 2018

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on May 15, 2018 7:51:00 AM

“The details are not the details. They make the design.” - Charles Eames

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Topics: Interior Design, Insider

Bold Texture and Subtle Color Variations Take Shape with Emser Tile at HD Expo 2018

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on May 1, 2018 9:50:32 AM

Exploring the latest materials and aesthetics with which to create custom spaces, Emser Tile is excited to introduce a versatile product portfolio designed to energize environments at HD Expo 2018 in Las Vegas, May 2-4. As we celebrate our 50th anniversary, myriad trending textures, colors and scales illustrate our ongoing commitment to bringing leading-edge tile and natural stone collections to the architecture and design industry.

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Topics: Tile, Insider

Borigni Named 14th Annual HD Awards Finalist

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Apr 24, 2018 11:17:06 AM

We are honored to announce that our Borigni series has been selected as a 14th annual HD Awards finalist in flooring

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Topics: Insider, Tile

Celebrate National Gardening Day This Weekend

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Apr 12, 2018 1:12:43 PM

“There’s no palette as rich as a garden.” - Robert Irwin

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3 Commercial Spaces Sharing a Dynamic Color Story

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Apr 11, 2018 8:42:26 AM

The pure scale of a commercial space calls for a cohesive and impactful color story. Add to that the opportunity to encapsulate a brand through hues, and beautiful designs arise. Whether reveling in neutral tones with pops of color or making a dramatic color statement, these three commercial environments have us looking twice. 

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Topics: Interior Design, Insider

Emser Tile Announces New Showrooms in Fort Myers, Florida, and Charleston, South Carolina

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Apr 3, 2018 11:43:56 AM

We are excited to announce the openings of two new showrooms and service centers in North America. The new Florida location marks our sixth in the state, while the Charleston-area location is our first in South Carolina.

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Take a Virtual Tour of The New American Home 2018

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Mar 13, 2018 8:16:24 AM

As our living spaces evolve, new trends arise and timeless elements remain, but functionality and comfort continue to be ever-important. New homes must embody this flexibility, so we’re proud to once again partner with The New American Home to illustrate the advancements and aesthetics of today’s modern living. Professional Builder explored how ‘transitional style meets state-of-the-art construction smarts’ in this Montverde, Florida residence.

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Topics: Interior Design, Insider, Tile

All the Buzz for Spring Design Elements

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Mar 8, 2018 9:31:07 AM

Energetic colors and organic pieces can only mean one thingspring is on the horizon.

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Topics: Insider, Interior Design

Honing in on Home Design: Lessons from HGTV & Trading Spaces Designer, Vern Yip

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Mar 1, 2018 8:37:46 AM

“Your home should be a physical manifestation of you.”

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Topics: Interior Design, Insider

Inside San Diego’s New WD-40 Company Headquarters

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Feb 27, 2018 9:13:05 AM


A space defined by innovation and built for functionality, San Diego’s new WD-40 Company headquarters resemble an office-turned-village, evoking the company’s community-centric culture. Each work station in the building is exactly the same size with access to natural daylight – enabling a collaborative environment that aligns with a comfortable, at-home feel.

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Topics: Insider, Interior Design, Tile

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We are driven by design, and in Finishing Thoughts, we bring it to life - sharing tile trends, spotlighting those who inspire us, and sparking creativity for residential and commercial spaces.

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