Some or all of the featured hard surface finishes: ceramic, tile, glass mosaic, natural and engineered stone can be found in practically every private residence, public building or space in our built environment.
Readers will discover that there is not a single surface, vertical or horizontal, internal or external, wet or dry, that cannot be safely covered with one or more of these remarkable time-honoured materials. Use of tile, stone and glass dates back to antiquity.
While ceramic tile production and decoration techniques evolve continuously, introducing new sizes, thicknesses, shapes and decoration processes; natural stone remains solid, dependable and seemingly eternal.
We review the very latest product trends that emerged at Cersaie which was recently held in Bologna, Italy from 22 to 26 September. We showcase new product releases which will soon be found in tile and stone stores in every state and territory. We also examine the green attributes of tile and stone, their Life Cycle Analysis characteristics, and some of the very latest allied products used to install and maintain materials that can truly last a lifetime.
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