Carr Stone & Tile: Slate Courtyard At The New Orleans Athletic Club

Carr Stone & Tile: Slate Courtyard At The New Orleans Athletic Club Here is a look at some of our recent work at the New Orleans Athletic Club. We used slate in different shades for this courtyard. The different colors give the courtyard a rugged, yet sophisticated look, complimenting the exposed and partially exposed [...]

2019-07-30T14:36:44-05:00Commercial, Natural Stone, News, Stone|

Marble Floor Cleanup After A Flood

Marble Floor Cleanup After A Flood The recent heavy rain storms and the rain associated with Hurricane Barry caused widespread flooding in New Orleans and surrounding areas. Many businesses Downtown and in Mid-City suffered from water damage during these weather events. Here are a few things you should know if the marble floor in [...]

Kitchen Countertop Materials

What is the most popular room in a home? The kitchen is the most important room in the home. You may have an entertainment room, but the kitchen always seems to be the place that everyone congregates. This means that if you are building new or remodeling your kitchen, it will involve some very important [...]

Why is it important to buy extra tile for a project?

Your floor was tiled 5 years ago, and now you have a few cracked tiles that need to be replaced. The tiles you have purchased may have been the “end of the line” and have been discontinued. Do you replace the entire floor? It’s not necessary if you planned for overages and have stored [...]

2018-02-21T08:57:03-05:00Commercial, News|

What is the difference between commercial grade and residential grade tile?

COMMERCIAL GRADE TILE Commercial grade tile is designed to withstand the highest level of foot traffic, all the while maintaining its beauty.   The benefits of commercial grade porcelain tile: One of the longest wearing types of floors available in the marketplace. Both moisture and stain resistant; fade resistant options are available. Quite easy [...]

The Art of Stone Fabrication and Installation

The Art of Stone Fabrication and Installation requires patience, skill and unique tools. Fabrication is the process that transforms the stone from its naturally occurring appearance into a customized counter that is cut and polished into unique specification. A stone fabricator can provide advice on the best stone, marble or granite for your residential or commercial project. The first part [...]