Week of June 15th, 2020 – Farmhouse & Gardens

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Combing elements of design has been a continuous trend in the industry over years, and will be for many to come. Combining elements of the past and future, like taking an old farmhouse, and creating a modern living-space that keeps the “old-fashioned” feel, is something to be admired

Week of May 18, 2020 – Gardens & Patios

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Though the nationwide shelter in place mandates haven’t been easy on anyone, one major highlight has been seeing more people getting outside and exercising in safe ways. Some of the more common activities include seeing families on extended walks or runs, while other methods consist of garden workouts

Week of May 11, 2020 – Graduation

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week With the stresses of academic work, the excitement of school sports, and the even the pressure to get involved, there are few occasions that invoke celebratory sentiments stronger than graduations. As we celebrate the Class of 2020’s special day, we must remember the highs and the lows from

Week of May 4, 2020 – Cinco de Mayo

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week In the age of globalization, the exodus of music, art, and other cultural foundations flow across borders with ease. A thriving example of this is seen through the annual celebration of Mexico’s triumph over French forces in the 19th century Battle of Puebla, more commonly known as Cinco

Week of April 20, 2020 – Earth Day

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Earth is our home, and as designers keeping our home in peak condition is near and dear to our hearts. Whether it’s incorporating sustainable porcelain tiles into your design or finding a use for reclaimed materials, there are lots of ways to honor our environment while creating a

Week of April 13, 2020 – Easter

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Easter and Spring are celebrations of rebirth. Since ancient times, we have celebrated the coming of Spring with feasts much like the Easter Traditions of today. Just as some of these traditions have experienced an annual rebirth for the Easter holiday, this week’s Top 5 Designs feature some

Week of April 6, 2020 – Tartan Day

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week At its core, the United States can be defined by its blend of diverse cultures and attitudes. It is these cultures and attitudes that have allowed us to innovate and progress under one flag, while giving us the ability to appreciate our familial roots. Join our friends of

Week of March 9, 2020 – International Women’s Day

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week Happy Women’s History Month! Architectural Ceramics had the privilege of being certified as a national Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day which took place March 8th, check out some of Washington, DC’s most renowned

Week of February 24th, 2020 – Man Cave & Bar Designs

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week The man cave is a fun and functional space that lends an opportunity to express true imagination and really let loose. Sports, music, film and other aspects of pop culture are great places for the design process to begin. Take a look at our Top 5 Design Posts

Cozy Up Your Home for the Holidays

It’s the time of year where temperatures drop, and everyone looks forward to all things cozy. There’s no better place than your home to amp-up welcoming vibes, especially as the holiday season gets closer and house guests are over more frequently. Before this busy time of year, consider making subtle changes to ensure your home