AO launches new Montesano

Home News AO launches new Montesano

Dallas, Texas—American Olean (AO) launched its new Montesano collection of stone-look porcelain tile featuring StepWise technology. The new product is designed to give customers a chic and contemporary quartzite visual for use on both floors and walls. With the addition of StepWise technology, the tile and mosaic assortment is beneficial indoors and outdoors, according to AO. StepWise provides 50% more slip-resistance than ordinary tile.

“With a stone-like finish and earthy colors, Montesano recreates the visual of a stunning quartzite,” said Shelly Halbert, director of product design, Dal-Tile Corporation. “To give a visual and tactile accent to the product, we incorporated a soft structure which mimics nature and gives a raw and natural aesthetic. With the addition of Stepwise that enhances the DCOF, consumers can feel confident using Montesano on outdoor patios and around the pool, in addition to indoor use on floors, walls, countertops and shower floors.”

Montesano is offered in a 15 x 30 size that aims to create an atmosphere of style and a contemporary vibe. The 15 x 30 large format makes spaces look larger with fewer grout lines, according to AO. Montesano also includes a chevron cut mosaic that brings a beautiful accent to backsplashes, fireplace walls, showers, planters and feature walls both indoor and out, the company said. Montesano is offered in a range of on-trend neutrals, and is Made in the USA, AO added.

Must Read

Tarkett partners with Reader’s Wholesale

Solon, Ohio—Tarkett entered a distribution partnership with Reader’s Wholesale Distributors. Effective immediately, Reader’s represents the company’s resilient product portfolio for both commercial and residential customers...

Armstrong increases prices to offset input costs

Lancaster, Pa.—Armstrong Flooring will increase U.S. prices effective March 1, 2022 to offset rising input costs. According to the company, for select residential products, price...

i4F to showcase new innovations at Surfaces

Hamont, Belguim—i4F is exhibiting at The International Surface Event (TISE) 2022. This year, i4F’s booth is designed to demonstrate how its technologies are present...

Elevated inflation, higher interest rates in 2022

Washington, D.C.—For the first time since the early 1980s, the economy is experiencing a period of elevated inflation, according to Robert Dietz, chief economist, National...

Shaw opens new product and design hub

Elkhart, Ind.— Shaw Industries has opened a new product and design hub in Elkhart, Ind., the heart of the RV industry. Serving the RV...

Emser wins Best Companies For Women award

Los Angeles— Emser Tile has won a 2021 award from Comparably.com for Best Companies for Women. Emser was the only flooring company included on...
Some text some message..
X