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Floor Coverings & Tile

Floor coverings and rugs including hard and soft flooring, wall-to-wall carpeting and area rugs in all materials.
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Design Profiles: Carpets & Area Rugs
Design Profiles: Carpets & Area Rugs - A beautiful rug serves as the perfect palette for any space

Design Profiles: Tile Full of Style
Design Profiles: Tile Full of Style-Profiles of tile companies of note

Design Profile: Brabbu Design Forces
Design Profile: Brabbu Design Forces-Diverse company aims to bring harmony to the home via its designs

Mondavi Home Collection Partners with Authentic Pine Floors
Reclaimed Wood Floors - Mondavi has partnered with Authentic Pine Floors to create hardwood floors from decommissioned wine casks

Fab Furn Picks 2013
The fabulous furnishings that made me look twice in 2013

Great Green Floors: FLOR Carpet Tiles
The company turns waste into beauty with its eco-friendly carpet tiles

Mountain Re-Source Connects the Under-resourced with the Overstocked
Non-profit works to get building materials to communities in need

Good Green Measures at Florida Tile
A new facility and home base keep the socially-conscious company moving

Good Design Awards 2012: Textiles, Floor coverings, Wallcoverings
The Chicago Athenaeum’s annual awards for the best in product design

The Campaign for Wool: A Warm & Wooly Choice
Campaign aims to promote wool as a reliable and renewable resource

Holiday Tips to Protect Hardwood Floors
Expert advice to keep your floors looking great during the holidays and year round

Winners Announced for the 2012 ASCER Tile of Spain Awards
Awards are given for excellence in architecture and interior design

Nostalgia for the Loved: Lavender Oriental Carpets
Carpets, tapestries and textiles for design and decoration

On the Bookshelves: The Wool Book
Design book aims to draw attention to the versatile material

Get Colorful: Crayola Tiles
Everyone’s favorite crayons lend their colorful assortment to tile line by Surfaces

Italian Tile Style: Ceramica Sant’Agostino
Innovation and efficiency drive this Italian company forward

Art & Enterprise: Handmade Tile from B.A. Schmidt
Classic design motifs and story book inspiration find their way into these porcelain tiles

Sabine Hill Tile: Ancient Techniques, Modern Times
Creating contemporary designs with a time-honored technique

Green Matters: Porcelanite-Lamosa is Certified Green
The company earns certification via the Green Squared program

Lea Ceramiche: Modern Italian Style
Collaboration with Lenny Kravitz among the company’s tile offerings

Glamorous Details: Saint-Gaudens Tile
Luxury tile is accented with jewelry-grade gemstones

Mosa Tiles: Taking Sustainability Seriously
Mosa one of only 12 companies worldwide designated a Cradle to Cradle organization

Amazing Tile
Coverings 2012 was a showcase for the best in tile design

Ceramics of Italy: 2012 Tile Competition Winners
Awards celebrate the use of Italian ceramic tile in architecture and design

Tile Style: The Trends from Coverings
The annual trade show offers the latest in tile design and technology

Coverings Presents First Installation & Design Awards
Awards recognized design projects from across the country

PROJECT: Green Winners Announced at Coverings 2012
Three projects chosen for achievement in sustainable design and architecture

Karastan Adds Area Rug Collections
New styles touch on traditional, transitional and contemporary themes

AmericasMart Names 2012 Visual Display Award Winners
Awards recognize excellence in visual presentation and spacial design

AmericasMart Names Winners of the 2012 Magnificent Carpets Awards
Awards recognize outstanding design in a variety of categories

Pantone's Color of the Year 2012: Tangerine Tango
Pantone bestows its annual color honor on the radiant Tangerine Tango

Warp & Weft Names Winners of FIT Student Rug Design Competition
Top winners’ work to be included in Designers’ Studio Collection.

Tradition Meets Modernity in Indian Rug Making
Today’s handmade rugs echo the talent and knowledge of past generations.

On Location: Washington Design Center
The mid-Atlantic’s source for high-end home furnishings and design inspiration.

Warp & Weft Creates Handmade Carpets Using Artisan Techniques
Traditional practices find a modern home with the carpet company.

Designer Tables from DIFFA's Dining by Design
DIFFA's Dining by Design event is a feast for the eyes.

Carini Lang Blends Ancient Practices with Modern Design
Lush designs and hand-crafted techniques are the marks of a Carini Lang original carpet.

Profile: Atlanta International Area Rug Market
New designs, antique pieces and a host of designer material wait at the Atlanta Rug Market.

Flatwoven Style from Stephanie Odegard
The designer offers varied perspectives on a theme with Kelims from differing regions.

Mosaico+ Pairs a Tradition with a Modern Aesthetic in Tile
The Italian tile company strives for a new interpretation of the essential mosaic approach.

Sicis Goes Graphic with PixALL Line of Tile
Glass mosaic tile line comes to life on a computer screen.

Caesar Goes with the Flow in Tile Line
Caesar’s Flow line of tile provides a roster of elegant, contemporary options.

America’s Magnificent Carpet Awards Honor Great Design
The votes are in for the best in rug design at the January Atlanta International Area Rug Market.

GoodWeave International Works to End Child Labor in Weaving Communities
GoodWeave International has been working to eliminate child labor in weaving communities since 1994.

Karastan’s SmartStrand is Green and Gorgeous
Special DuPont fiber puts SmartStrand in its own category.

Godfrey Hirst Expands Wool Carpet Line with Santorini
Godfrey Hirst builds on its line of wool carpets with the two-tone Santorini.

Profile: Surfaces/StonExpo
Surfaces covers even more by co-locating with StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas.

Profile: Las Vegas Market
Las Vegas Market covers virtually every home furnishings category.

On Location
A state-by-state breakdown of shops, showrooms, flea markets and more that you'll want to add to your travel and sourcing agenda.

2013 Ceramics of Italy Winners Announced
The prestigious design competition celebrated its 20th anniversary this year

Loving Laminate: Mohawk Steps Up the Staple
Laminate enjoys a serious stylish update

Sonite: Innovative Surfaces for a Creative Life
Tiles and solid surfaces that transform a home

Italian Tile in Style at ICFF 2013
Ceramics of Italy is set to host the design trade at ICFF

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