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Old 01-11-2009, 08:07 PM   #1
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I have a house that was built in the early sixties. I have a few areas that have cracked tiles and I was wondering if there were any warehouses (preferably online) that specialized in odd lots of NOS vintage ceramic tiles?

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The number one company that specializes in old tiles I know of is Greenwich Tile. Call them @ 800-470-9636.

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Apparently a glitch with their toll-free number? ......... Actually I just spoke with them and they dropped the toll free. Call them at the regular number. 203 869-4773. Their main old stock consists of American Olean, although they carry some others.

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Please let me know if you find a source that will sell less than box lot quantities. I'm looking for some American Olean bright tile and all I can find is places that only sell box lots. I need about 20 of six or seven different colors.
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You can buy as little as one piece. However, the less you buy, the more it'll cost. It also depends on the particular tile you are looking for, some are worth more than others.

Example; If you only want a few tiles of a rare color, it may cost $20-25 per tile. The same tile might sell for $30 per sq. ft. (8 pcs) if you're willing to purchase a full ctn. of 100 pieces. (12.5 sq. ft.). This is a rough estimate, and will vary depending on which tile, the amount and who is purchasing.

It's kinda expensive, but much cheaper than the alternative.

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You can buy as little as one piece. However, the less you buy, the more it'll cost. It also depends on the particular tile you are looking for, some are worth more than others.

Example; If you only want a few tiles of a rare color, it may cost $20-25 per tile. The same tile might sell for $30 per sq. ft. (8 pcs) if you're willing to purchase a full ctn. of 100 pieces. (12.5 sq. ft.). This is a rough estimate, and will vary depending on which tile, the amount and who is purchasing.

It's kinda expensive, but much cheaper than the alternative.

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Well, I finally got my tile up to them and a guy called me up (very nice guy), and said that they wouldn't have my tile. Are there any other companies that specialize in early 60's tile?

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