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missing floor tiles

Postby doug thrasher on Wed Aug 29, 2001 11:33 am

I am remodeling an older home that has had some renovation already. I have made my kitchen larger and need some tile to fill in where wall was. I am looking for the manufacturer of this particular 6 inch quarry tile. The manufacturer on the back of the tile is TEXERAMICS. I have looked and asked around but cannot find them. Also I have looked around and nothing else quite matches what I need. Any ideas on finding the manufacturer.

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Postby themitchellcrew on Thu Nov 09, 2006 11:11 pm

Texeramics went out of business several years ago. My grandfather used to own the company but he sold it and the new management just let the place go. Some of the tile is still around, but you probably don't need it anymore since you posted this in 2001. If you ever want Texeramics tile, though, you can ask if there is any of that particular brand in a stockpile somewhere in Mineral Wells, TX but they don't make it anymore.
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby joeschmoe on Fri Feb 29, 2008 1:30 pm

I have over two thousand Texeramic tiles. They are terracotta clay type, most are rectangle4x8, some are square border with a lip, and some are decorative "moorish" style, all are in good condition. :D
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Re: Texeramics

Postby tdougherty on Wed Aug 27, 2008 10:24 am

themitchellcrew wrote:Texeramics went out of business several years ago. My grandfather used to own the company but he sold it and the new management just let the place go. Some of the tile is still around, but you probably don't need it anymore since you posted this in 2001. If you ever want Texeramics tile, though, you can ask if there is any of that particular brand in a stockpile somewhere in Mineral Wells, TX but they don't make it anymore.


Do you have any idea what the name of the place in Mineral Wells is?
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby tdougherty on Wed Aug 27, 2008 10:40 am

doug thrasher wrote:I am remodeling an older home that has had some renovation already. I have made my kitchen larger and need some tile to fill in where wall was. I am looking for the manufacturer of this particular 6 inch quarry tile. The manufacturer on the back of the tile is TEXERAMICS. I have looked and asked around but cannot find them. Also I have looked around and nothing else quite matches what I need. Any ideas on finding the manufacturer.

dthrasher@foothillsnet.net


did you ever find a resource for the TEXERAMICS tile. I am looking for the 4 x 6 terracotta tile? Can you help??

dougherty-ts@actx.edu
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby NixTex on Wed Nov 05, 2008 7:15 pm

joeschmoe wrote:I have over two thousand Texeramic tiles. They are terracotta clay type, most are rectangle4x8, some are square border with a lip, and some are decorative "moorish" style, all are in good condition. :D


I am in need of some terracotta clay Texeramic tiles. My e-mail address is donfinch@hughes.net and my cell phone is 830-534-7615. Thanks in advance. Don Finch
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby keleck on Mon Jan 12, 2009 2:21 pm

joeschmoe wrote:I have over two thousand Texeramic tiles. They are terracotta clay type, most are rectangle4x8, some are square border with a lip, and some are decorative "moorish" style, all are in good condition. :D

Joe,

I am looking for texasramics tile. Do you still have some?
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby peach_project on Wed Feb 22, 2012 12:24 pm

Hello, I'm a historian at the Weatherford Public Library. We have been collecting local historical materials and we visited a run down school house (built 1927) and these tiles (mostly broken) are scattered all over the property. I found this thread looking for info about Texeramics (what it says on the back of the tiles) there are several different types. One type is a green "ogee" shaped tile similar to this http://pinterest.com/pin/59320920061254644/ only larger. Just trying to figure out where they came from and how old they are. Too bad most of them are smashed!
Does anyone know when the Texeramics tile company started?
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby lepatter on Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:13 am

I found two texeramic tiles in a resale shop. They have a colbalt blue top and stars in the center. Very pretty and they match the design of my parents' kitchen. So I bought them, and my parents use them as hot pads. They are their favorite part of their kitchen. Besides the Texeramic label on the back, they have an inscription: "Soup n Seasoning--Jacque, Ann, and Margie, 1987." We all love the inscription, and now we will enjoy knowing a little history about Texeramics! Thanks so much for all of the information!
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Re: missing floor tiles

Postby hms1 on Fri Oct 18, 2019 1:02 pm

joeschmoe wrote:I have over two thousand Texeramic tiles. They are terracotta clay type, most are rectangle4x8, some are square border with a lip, and some are decorative "moorish" style, all are in good condition. :D


Hi,
I am looking for a small number of the Texeramic 'terracotta clay type to replace approximately 4 or 5 tiles.
Do you still have any tiles left.
I live in Hurst in the mid cities area of DFW
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