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Ceramic tiles and their place of use

After determining the stresses that a tiled surface will be exposed to and consequently the necessary technical and performance characteristics of the ceramic tiles, the next step is to choose suitable products according to aesthetic and compositional criteria of size, colour, surface finish and decoration.

From large sizes to decorative details

First held at Cersaie 2016, the Press Cafés aim to promote discussion of ceramics in architectural design through informal meetings between industry professionals, companies and editors of leading Italian magazines in the sector, such as AD and Interni.

Sustainability of ceramic materials and surfaces

Product EPD, LCA, environmental certifications and above all the intrinsic nature of ceramic tiles are the key environmental factors.

Sustainability in the ceramic production and logistics cycle

Substantial investments in technological innovation and new factories and warehouses have enabled the Italian ceramic industry to establish a world leadership position.

What are ceramic tiles?

Composition, raw materials, production processes and the main types of ceramic products currently available.

Tile and Vision

Conestoga Tile is one of the most valid distributors of Italian ceramic tiles. The company imports, distributes, and markets high-quality ceramic and porcelain tile to the United States through three […]

Italians create new trends

Julius van der Werf, a medium and high-end product wholesaler located in the heart of the Netherlands, is one of the winners of the 2018 Confindustria Ceramica Distributor Award.

The equal importance of quality & skill in tile installation

After nearly two decades of working in the tile industry, Arizona-based Chris Woelfel offers a breadth of knowledge from her work at Artcraft Granite, Marble and Tile Company and J.G. […]

2018 Fall/Winter Italian Tile Trend Report

There are a handful of events that set the stage for defining the world of design each year. Cersaie – the international exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings – […]

The hi-tech and low-tech bathroom trends

The pervasive and increasingly sophisticated presence of technology – albeit virtually invisible and highly user-friendly – sparks a desire for rough, minimalist and aesthetically low-profile bathroom furnishing solutions where re-used materials are combined with latest-generation or industrial-inspired surfaces.