The Life And Times Of Slate

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Slate is one of nature's most incredible substances. Formed naturally from metamorphic rock, the minerals found in slate give it a natural beauty and a hardness that makes it durable and long-lasting. Vermont is the largest producer of slate in the United States. Vermont and upper New York are called "Slate Valley" for that reason....

Is Ceramic Tile Eco-Friendly?

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One of the biggest and fastest growing trends in construction today is green building. Many governments and municipalities are requiring builders to include plans for eco-friendly construction. They want materials that are environmentally friendly, and they want building processes that are green. Ceramic tile then is a godsend. (more…)

6 Rooms You Can Enhance With Tile

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Most rooms in your house could be enhanced with the right flooring. Sometimes, you just want carpeting or hard wood. But other times, tile flooring just might be what you need. And tile isn't just for flooring either. You can tile other areas of your house too. Here is a list of 6 rooms in...

8 Benefits Of Natural Stone Tile

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Natural stone tile has a lot to offer the discriminating home owner or business executive. If you are looking for ways to make your home more beautiful or attractive, especially for resale, then natural stone is a great way to accomplish that goal. Here are 8 great benefits to tiling your home or business with...