Week of November 23rd, 2020 – The Best for Your Guest (Rooms)

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at Architectural Ceramics, and from our family to yours, we’re wishing you well this holiday season. Though it may look different from years past, Thanksgiving will come and go just like every other year, except this time around you don’t need

Week of November 16th, 2020 – Unexpected Tile Uses

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week This week, we decided to feature some unusual and underappreciated uses for tile, whether it be porcelain, ceramic, cement…you name it! From table tops, to art-work, and everything in-between, we found some of the best non-traditional uses for tile in and around hour home and are excited to

Week of November 9th, 2020 – Kid’s Rooms

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week As we further solidify ourselves in the Fall season, let’s enjoy our sweaters that haven’t been touched since March, hot apple cider by the fire after a long day, complete darkness by 6pm, and of course, the upcoming Thanksgiving tradition that probably looks a little different than years

Week of November 2nd, 2020 – Outdoor Entertainment Spaces

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week As we inch closer to cold weather and dig out our winter wardrobe, let’s take some time to once more appreciate some inspiring outdoor entertainment spaces and get inspired this winter for an exterior addition to enjoy this spring! As cold weather encompasses us, it’s the perfect time

Week of October 19th, 2020 – Art & Innovation

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week October 25th marks National Art Day, an occasion to share some appreciation for the unsung heroes of design inspiration. Artistic expression can be traced back to caveman drawings and hieroglyphics and has come a long way since then. Though not all art is for expressing one’s deepest inner

Week of October 12th, 2020 – Kitchen Design Trends and Styles

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week October brings us Fall weather, darker dinner times, pumpkin carving, and plenty of candy. October 16th marks “World Food Day” and what better way to celebrate than by diving into a Top 5 Design list all about kitchen designs and trends from past to present. Whether you’re an

Week of October 5th, 2020 – School Building Design and Architecture

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week While heading back-to-school this year might look a bit different that previous years, some things will always remain the same. Whether it’s setting up a new corner in your home as the “classroom”, heading to the library, or donning a new mask while you wander less-crowded halls, we’re

Week of September 28th, 2020 – Coffee Shops and Café Aesthetics

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week The weather around the DMV is getting chilly, which means you’re either shaking your fist at frosty mornings or ecstatic to be wearing sweaters again. Whether you like or despise the dropping temperatures, they bring an array of Fall traditions and moods, including Autumn favorite: The Pumpkin Spice

Week of September 21st, 2020 – Design Rewind: Return of the ’70s

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Here comes September bringing us cooler weather, pre-holiday pandemic planning, and of course the hit song by 1970s band Earth, Wind and Fire, September! If you don’t start humming the music whenever you hear that legendary tune, we’re not sure you’re ready for Fall. But if you miss

Week of September 14th, 2020 – Latin American Design Influences

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week September is Hispanic Heritage month and we are taking the opportunity to focus on the influence of Latin American Design. In more modern times, we’ve seen a shift towards just that – modernity within design. Chic, sleek, and seamless. However, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of warmth