Contemporary Stone & Tile Design: Vol. 17, № 2 (Spring 2011)

 Volume: 17 |  Issue: 2 |  Download

On The Cover
This edition of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design focuses on the use of stone and tile in kitchen and bath design. The tile featured on the cover is an example of the many textured products that are on the market today that can add depth and personality to a space. The 3-x 9-inch gunmetal-colored ceramic tile were handmade and feature a raised oblong pattern in the middle. The tile was supplied by Heath Ceramics of Los Angeles, CA. Design by CG&S Design-Build in Austin, TX. Photo by Thomas McConnell. An entire feature on kitchen and bath design can be found on page 24.

Commercial Flooring Report: Vol. 36, № 1 (How Much Curl is Acceptable in Modular Carpet?)

 Volume: 36 |  Issue: 1 |  Download

Essentially every manufacturer that participates in the commercial carpet market has at least one modular carpet — also known as carpet tile – product in their offering. Each of these manufacturers has discovered (sometimes painfully) that modular carpet — if it is to be successful – is not simply broadloom carpet cut into pieces but rather must be engineered literally from the floor up to be a modular product.