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Introducing Façade

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Feb 20, 2018 12:33:35 PM


Design trends are supporting an evolution of the concrete look – resulting in products with welcoming texture, simplistic coloration, and diverse applications. Unveiled at this year’s International Builders’ Show (IBS) and SURFACES, our Façade™ series showcases Emser Tile’s take on the concrete trend with an added plaster effect for a softened aesthetic.

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Topics: Tile

Emser Tile Receives 2018 "Best Of" SURFACES Award

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Feb 6, 2018 10:35:20 AM

Last week, Emser Tile was honored to accept a 2018 “Best Of” SURFACES award for Style and Design, co-sponsored by Informa and Floor Covering News. The award, which recognizes the company’s Lakewood and Lakehouse tile series, was announced during The International Surface Event 2018 in Las Vegas.

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Topics: Insider, Tile

Introducing Echo

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Feb 1, 2018 9:40:13 AM

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Unveiled at this year’s International Builders’ Show (IBS) and SURFACES, our new Echo™ collection emulates a dynamic union of shape, pattern, and sustainability through hexagon and herringbone mosaics. Crafted with recycled glass, the series is both beautiful and material-conscious for design-forward kitchen and bath surfaces.

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Topics: Tile

3 Striking Backsplashes with Scale

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Jan 30, 2018 8:01:50 AM

Known as the “heart of the home,” the kitchen continues to make a design statement in the home for guests, and for homeowners. With many considerations for the kitchen - from pendant lighting to stovetop to flooring - one of our favorites is the backsplash. Backsplashes highlight different colors, materials, and shapes, as well as an integral element - scale.

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Topics: Interior Design, Tile

1 Series, 3 Ways: Chronicle

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Jan 23, 2018 9:15:05 AM

With timeless beauty and captivating elegance, natural stone’s veining creates a unique linear design for interiors. We capture this sought-after look in our Chronicle™ porcelain tile series.

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Topics: Interior Design, Tile

Coloring Your 2018

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Jan 16, 2018 10:05:24 AM

“Color is a power which directly influences the soul.” - Wassily Kandinsky

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Topics: Interior Design, Tile

Trending: Emser Tile Debuts New Collections for Builder Industry at IBS 2018

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Jan 3, 2018 9:03:24 AM

The Emser Tile family is excited to showcase a selection of our most recent product innovations at this year's International Builders' Show (IBS) at South Hall, Booth S1810 in Orlando, Florida, January 9-11.

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Topics: Insider, Tile

Introducing Glitz

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Dec 27, 2017 9:19:07 AM


Mixed materials are flourishing throughout today’s residential and commercial designs. Fuse material, texture, and color variations for surfaces that take on new aesthetics. 

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Topics: Interior Design, Tile

1 Series, 4 Ways: Bianco Gioia

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Dec 19, 2017 11:37:45 AM

Marble, a beloved design material throughout residential and commercial environments, celebrates luxury and elegance. Bianco Gioia’s natural color and veining variations in cool whites and grays make each piece unique. The series can also take on different aesthetics, from traditional to contemporary, in both polished and honed finishes. 

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Topics: Interior Design, Tile

Introducing Craft

Posted by Barbara Haaksma on Dec 14, 2017 8:39:57 AM

“Shadow owes its birth to light.” - John Gay

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Topics: Tile

Design trends and inspiration for tile & natural stone

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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