About Jonathan

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Jonathan has created 84 blog entries.

Restoring Terrazzo Floors

Follow us on Social Media:  Terrazzo is a popular flooring option today for its durability. Rarely do terrazzo floors need restoration but there are instances where a terrazzo floor may experience some wear and tear over the years. It just takes a simple phone call to a terrazzo contractor to have the floor looking [...]

Wayfinding: Finding Your Way with Terrazzo

Each person "knows" their way around a building. However, for first-time visitors, learning how to navigate throughout a space can leave them confused and frustrated. Wayfinding Systems To get people from point A to point B, buildings today use wayfinding systems, making it more convenient for anyone to reach their destination. In fact, wayfinding systems [...]

2017-07-24T16:44:15+00:00 Categories: Design|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Impact of Terrazzo in Workplaces

One of the advantages of having well-designed workplaces is the impact a design has on the overall engagement and productivity among employees. Studies have shown that employees are spending just as much time at work as they do at home. Many companies are addressing the needs of its employees, deliberating whether a change in [...]

2017-07-24T16:44:22+00:00 Categories: case study|0 Comments

Creating an Interacting Design with Terrazzo

Design Flexibility of Terrazzo There is so much you can design with terrazzo. Many schools tend to merge the school’s mascot on the walls or floor while using the school’s branded colors for an interactive design. But for some instances, terrazzo can go beyond a school’s logo and colors to intrigue young minds. As students walk [...]

Why Designers are Using Terrazzo

Take a look around you. Today terrazzo is emerging not only in our homes but in commercial areas such as restaurants, airports, and schools. Some folks may not have experienced how fascinating terrazzo can really be. Doyle Dickerson Terrazzo is here to provide this experience. For architects and designers, using terrazzo gives them exponential ideas to [...]

2017-07-24T16:44:37+00:00 Categories: Design|0 Comments

Terrazzo Around the World: St. Peter’s Basilica

We make our next stop in our Terrazzo Around the World series at the St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, Italy. Terrazzo has been around for centuries, adding prestige to some of the world's most famous landmarks such as the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hoover Dam, and George Washington's Mt. Vernon Estates. But in this [...]

2017-07-24T16:44:43+00:00 Categories: case study|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Terrazzo Around the World: Hoover Dam

In this month's edition of Terrazzo Around the World, we will take an in-depth look at one of the world's biggest dams, The Hoover Dam. So far we have discovered terrazzo inside George Washington's home, Mt. Vernon, and along the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Hoover Dam has an interesting back story as well. Hoover [...]

2017-07-24T16:44:50+00:00 Categories: case study|0 Comments

Terrazzo Techniques: Applying a Thin-Set Terrazzo Topping Over Existing Terrazzo

According to the National Terrazzo and Mosaic Association, epoxy terrazzo is the best "thin-set" system available. Today epoxy terrazzo has its advantages over other terrazzo systems. At a nominal 1/4" or 3/8" thickness, epoxy terrazzo produces smooth seamless and non-porous flooring that is quick to install, more durable and crack-resistant than other flooring materials, and [...]

2017-07-24T17:20:58+00:00 Categories: Terrazzo Tip|Tags: |0 Comments

Terrazzo Techniques: Maintaining Rustic Terrazzo

In this blog, we will discuss how to maintain a rustic terrazzo floor over the years. Rustic terrazzo is a unique terrazzo system that is installed for exterior applications, quite different from the terrazzo systems which are installed indoors. You can read more about this system in an earlier blog: "What is Rustic Terrazzo" When [...]

2017-07-24T17:09:22+00:00 Categories: Terrazzo Tip|Tags: , |0 Comments

Terrazzo Techniques: Installing Epoxy Terrazzo in Restrooms

In this edition of Terrazzo Techniques, we will look at renovating restrooms to install new epoxy terrazzo floors or refinishing existing terrazzo floors. Please watch the terrazzo installation video below, with images provided by one of our project managers. It showcases one of Doyle Dickerson Terrazzo's recent restroom renovations. Modern Bathrooms Today Modern [...]

2017-07-24T16:57:43+00:00 Categories: Terrazzo Tip|0 Comments