Crossville’s Empire Series from D&B Tile Distributors Showcased at Mercedes Benz
Without question, the automotive market is one of the strongest sectors of the economy today and especially in South Florida. Part of a massive automotive complex on Copans Road just east of 1-95 in Pompano Beach, Mercedes-Benz of Pompano Beach is billed as one of the largest Mercedes dealerships in the world. Owned by Auto Nation, this facility underwent a major remodeling by Hodgen Construction, based in Weston, FL and features nearly 30,000 sq/ft of Crossville Tile installed by CJ Marble & Tile, Inc.
The showroom has 24×24 Generals Grey polished tile by Crossville, part of their Empire Series, along with 24×24 Black Swan Polished Empire porcelain Rectified for accents. The 24×24 Generals Grey unpolished tile, also part of the Empire Series was used throughout all restrooms in the dealership.
Hodgen Construction, based in Weston, completed a six-month tear out and rebuild of the interior for the dealership; According to John DaGrosa, with Hodgen, “We’re a specialty general contractor, building mostly automotive dealerships. Our market area is the southeastern United States. We have built more than 100 dealerships in this area. Whenever possible, we work with D&B Tile Distributors because of their selection and pricing.