(Jackson, MS) The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) has announced the winners of its prestigious Five-Star Project of the Year Awards, recognizing exceptional work in the tile installation industry. Among the winners were Lambert Tile and Stone, Cox Tile Inc., Grazzini Brothers & Company, Trostrud Mosaic & Tile Co., Inc., and National Ceramic Tile & Stone, Corp. Awards were announced in a ceremony during Coverings by NTCA Five-Star Program Director Amber Fox.
Lambert Tile and Stone was awarded the NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Residential Grand Prize for their work on the Mountain Glam project, a collaboration with a dream team of professionals. The project involved the installation of over 3,300 square feet of Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels (GPTP) throughout the home, including innovative features in the kitchen. Lambert Tile and Stone stands behind their work by ensuring quality installations and providing homeowners with peace of mind. Link to Project Award Video: https://youtu.be/FqOB7nZD4TA
Cox Tile Inc. won the NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Artisan Grand Prize for their exceptional work on the Starlit Turkish Spa. Inspired by the homeowners’ honeymoon memories in Turkey, the project involved designing and constructing a custom steam room in the residential master bath. The project showcases Cox Tile Inc.’s dedication to detail, craftsmanship, and perseverance in overcoming complex challenges. Link to Project Award Video: https://youtu.be/UpMykQqfYmM
Grazzini Brothers & Company received the NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Commercial Achievement of Excellence Award for their outstanding work on the Luther Park Place Motor Cars dealership in Rochester, Minn. The project features nearly 30,000 square feet of ceramic and porcelain floor and wall tile installed across various spaces, showcasing 15 distinct tile colors and sizes. Despite weather-related delays and other challenges, the team expertly navigated the project and created a facility that will serve the Rochester community for years to come. Link to Project Award Video: https://youtu.be/qqE_gGHiBjM
Trostrud Mosaic & Tile Co., Inc. was awarded the NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Commercial Grand Prize for their extraordinary work on a confidential high-end law firm project. The project involved the meticulous installation of 11,000 square feet of 12”x24” tiles for a complex conference and reception floor. The team’s exceptional collaboration, innovation, and dedication to perfection earned them the prestigious award. Link to Project Award Video: https://youtu.be/Gr9xKKCIoTY
Finally, National Ceramic Tile & Stone, Corp. won the NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Commercial Elite Grand Prize for their exemplary work on the Redhawk Hotel and Entertainment Center in Sacramento, Calif. The project boasts nearly 60,000 square feet of exquisite tiling, including a stunning 5,000 square foot lobby floor with a custom water jetted assembly of 61″x61″x6mm tiles. The coordination and precision required for this undertaking were remarkable, setting a new standard for excellence in the industry. Link to Project Award Video: https://youtu.be/KeDM8bzTN8I
The NTCA Five-Star Project of the Year Awards are a testament to the dedication, skill, and collaboration of the tile installation industry’s top professionals.
Tile companies looking to take their business to the next level are encouraged to consider becoming an NTCA Five-Star Accredited Contractor. This network of top-tier professionals in the tile and stone industry enjoys to exclusive benefits and resources, including educational programs, marketing opportunities, and recognition for outstanding work. Visit the NTCA website to learn more about becoming an NTCA Five-Star Accredited Contractor. https://www.tile-assn.com/page/ntca-five-star-accreditation