Combining bathroom and…elevator shaft!

PPDG-Penthouse-17-2-800x535   Guadalajara-based studio Hernandez Silva Arquitectos has designed the new interior of this penthouse situated on top of a 70′s Mexican colonial building in Guadalajara, Jalisco, México. Don’t miss the powder room and its glass floor set atop an unused 15 story lift shaft! Afraid of heights, no worries, our designers at Intl. Marble Industries, Inc can help you with your every day bath!
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The US economy and the country’s Employment Challenges

We are living through the worst employment disaster since the Great Depression. Check out this blog post by The Motley Fool: http://mot.ly/ZEaFfH Employment disaster  
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POP UP MY BATHROOM

IMG_2262 ISH 2013 (Frankfurt, Germany) showcased many "pods" where the entire bathroom was designed for the smaller living spaces the European cities are known for. For the latest in bathroom design forecasts, click here. This trend forum for creative bathroom design has been of topic of discussion at ISH since 2009. The common topic: how to integrate the "wet space" more into the holistically conceived living space. Interested in learning more our cultured marble products, manufactured in the US? Look no further, you are just a click away!  
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Innovative designs for luxury baths

IMG_2236 Cast polymer and cultured marble tubs taken to a new level! This "dual" slipper style tub is designed for those who like to bathe together, with a his and a hers section. We'll leave it up to you who gets to set where. As seen at ISH 2013 (Frankfurt, Germany). IMI's stand alone tub designs are not that "daring", as you can see here. For more traditional style tubs, check out our offering here!  
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Customer lounges at a Kitchen and Bath Show?

IMG_2387 Every major exhibitor in Hall 3 at ISH 2013 (Frankfurt Germany) offered "refreshments" to its customers and prospects. Often, these areas took up half of the booth area. Coffee, soft drinks and "stronger" beverages flowed freely as salesmen tried to convince why their toilets, shower doors and shower bases were better than those from the guys next door. I will be comparing notes with the amenities offered at the upcoming KBIS, scheduled for April 19-21 2013 in New Orleans!  
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