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Will sealing my sandstone or limestone make it “salt safe”?

Stone tiles are a high-end material which enhance any home and add value year on year. Limestone and sandstone tiles, in particular, are intriguing to behold, adding depth to living room floors, feature walls and around swimming pools. […]

2017-11-08T14:29:06+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Blog, Indoor Flooring, Outdoor Flooring|

Everything you need to know about Travertine stone tiles

The natural stone, Travertine, has been used in design and architecture for centuries and is recognisable in some of the world’s most famous structures including The Coliseum in Rome, the Basilique Du Sacre Coeur in Paris and The Getty in Los Angeles. […]

2017-11-08T14:34:22+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Blog|

Summer tile trends for your outdoor living space

We’re almost at our favourite season of summer, and now is a great time to start thinking about any renovations you might want to carry out before it gets hot outside! While many people opt for wooden decks, natural stone and tile is a great option for creating a cool-to-the-touch outdoor tile experience that’s strong, [...]

2017-11-13T17:06:54+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Blog, Exterior Paving, Tile Trends|

How to spring clean your outdoor stone and tiles

It’s that time of year again when we break out of our winter rut by pulling the covers off our outdoor furniture and dust of the BBQ for the warmer season. With more time being spent outdoors in the coming months, now is the perfect opportunity to give your outdoor floor and coverings some love [...]

2017-11-08T15:05:54+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Blog, Exterior Paving, Outdoor Flooring|

How to design a modern outdoor BBQ area

As Australians, we spend so much time in our outdoor spaces, so having your entertaining spaces up to standard is typically a top priority coming into the summer months. The ideal outdoor BBQ area needs to be the perfect combination of functional, inviting and weatherproof. So, if you’re ready to overhaul your BBQ space, here [...]

2017-11-08T09:31:22+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Blog, Outdoor Flooring|

Getting to know rocks on Collect Rocks Day

At Stone & Tile Studio, we love rocks of all shapes and sizes. We believe all the lessons are in nature and appreciate the time it takes to form natural stone – the wind and the water hitting them, the pressure of the earth transforming them – those things take time. So, on Collect Rocks [...]

2017-11-02T15:32:11+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Blog|

Inspiring greenery with Pantone Colour of the Year

Colour is complex and nuanced. It has the power to communicate and convey messages and meaning without words, and at its core is a fundamental part of the human experience. Over the years, designers have explored the potential of colour to affect mood and psyche in commercial and residential projects for their clients. So, when [...]

2017-09-11T14:41:12+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Blog, Tile Trends|

How to embrace unexpected surfaces with 3D tiles

The world isn’t flat and your walls don’t have to be either. If your home or commercial premise is looking a little flat, discover what the difference an addition of texture can make. The current trend is moving away from monochrome, clean cut design towards calming and natural spaces accentuated with small artistic explosions that [...]

2017-08-07T14:56:12+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Blog, Tile Trends|

Celebrating the cooks kitchen on Culinarians Day

If there’s one thing that’s truly universal, it’s this: Everyone speaks food. Breaking the bread together brings a wealth of benefits, including helping us explore new cultures and build stronger relationships when we socialise around food. It’s these moments that help us make friends, find love and end hostility. […]

2017-09-12T11:12:42+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Blog|

Case study: 310 Ann Street Metamorphosis

Brisbane has seen some exciting office developments over the past few years to cater to a new generation of workers. Stone & Tile Studio recently had the privilege of working on one of Brisbane’s largest projects, the refurbishment of 310 Ann Street, supplying high-end stone and tiles for the upgrade. About the project 310 Ann [...]

2017-09-12T11:13:47+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Blog|