Azulejos in the Kitchen

One of a the great client reactions that I have ever observed is a homeowner who walked in to her residence that had new Azulejos in the Kitchen. I later learned that this client had spent time in Sevilla as a student and had always dreamed of having these classic blue tiles (as shown below) [...]
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Country Cottage Tiles

Country Cottage Tiles brings us to a discussion about all things that symbolize country style living with the use of both ceramic and terracotta tiles. Naturally, there is a symbiotic relationship between a country lifestyle and the application of tiles that enhance it both visually and [...]
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Floral Ceramic Tile

In the summer of 2018, Floral Ceramic Tile may move to the head of the class when a professional designer or homeowner is seeking a soft, yet timeless statement. This is an arena in which Country Floors has historically excelled and continues to do so in this fine summer. Let’s take a [...]
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Azulejos Ceramic Tiles

What exactly are Azulejos Ceramic Tiles. We can deconstruct things a bit in order to learn more. We know that “azul” is blue in Spanish so it is fairly easy to make the connection to “blue tiles”. Be advised this term may also have an Arabic root in describing a small polished stone.  However, [...]
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Wellness & Ceramic Tile

Wellness & Ceramic Tile is quite the topic when you break it down into pieces. Wellness, in and of itself, bears some unpacking. At the very least, you must  consider the physical/tactile and the emotional/psychological. Both of these parts assume a relative level of health. So let’s take [...]
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Three Tile Trends Now

As we roam around the blogosphere, we discover a series of tile trends  that are being put forth from blogger to blogger to blogger and also from media outlet to media outlet to media outlet.  We have compiled what we think was learned, and what Country Floors is particularly adept at, into [...]
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Antiqued Glazed Ceramic Tile

This is Memorial Day weekend in 2018, the unofficial start of Summer. PBS says this day was: "originally called Decoration Day, from the early tradition of decorating graves with flowers, wreaths and flags, Memorial Day is a day for remembrance of those who have died service." A day of this [...]
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Ceramic Tile in Glamorous Interiors

Glamour is never easy to define. Is it the personal glamour and eternal elegance of cinematic icon Audrey Hepburn in film after film? Perhaps gold leaf spread hither, tither and yon is it? Well, who knows what our personal definitions are. Today, let’s spend a little time on ceramic tile in [...]
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