• Antique Reclaimed French Limestone Flooring Dalle de Bourgogne French Limestone from Burgundy, France

    Dalle de Bourgogne Antique French Limestone Flooring

  • French Oak Floors Aged Solid and Engineered French Oak Parquet and Wide Plank Flooring

    Aged French Solid and Engineered Parquet and Wide Plank Oak Flooring

  • Vintage Decorative Wall Tiles for Kitchen Backsplash and Grey Wood Floors

    A LOOK BOOK of our Vintage Decorative Wall Tile Collections

    LOOK BOOK
  • Antique Belgian Bluestone Pavers

    Antique Belgian Bluestone Pavers

  • Reclaimed Belgian Grey Terra Cotta Tiles with French Encaustic Decorative Tiles

    Reclaimed Belgian Grey Terra Cotta Tiles

  • Grey Wood Floors Grey Hardwood Engineered and Solid Hardwood Oak Floors

    Kings of France Grey Wood Floors


Historic Decorative Materials, a division of Pavé Tile, Wood & Stone, Inc. is an e-commerce site that supplies reclaimed and aged French and Belgian stone and wood flooring to the fine home building market.  After 20 years in business, co-owner François Micallef born and raised in the South of France, holds court with some of the best reclaimed material suppliers in Europe. From French limestone and Belgian Bluestone pavers to French oak wide-plank flooring in solid and engineered planks, as well as reclaimed Belgian bricks and French reclaimed terra cotta tiles - architects and designers choose these formidable surfaces for their exceptional building and renovation projects.  

  Antique and Aged Belgian Bluestone, Antique French Limestone, French Oak Flooring and Blue and White and Delft Decorative Tiles          
Historic Decorative Materials is an e-commerce site that is meant as a tool to purchase on-line reclaimed as well as highly crafted European surfaces. Drawing inspiration from historical reference, Emmi Micallef's original hand painted decorative tiles compliment HDM's reclaimed tile, wood and stone surfaces. Sharing a partnership with it's parent company Pavé Tile, Wood & Stone, Inc., a  by-appointment showroom is available to the trade and homeowners to view and design from Pavé's showroom's extraordinary French and Belgian stone and wood flooring installations. To register for Trade Pricing, please click here.   For a binder of Historic Decorative Materials products, click here. 

The Kings of France Aged French Oak Flooring is one of the most beautiful aged oak floors on the market today.  The skill of these artisans reclaiming new oak to render 18th century planks in color and texture is extraordinary.  Mixing these authentic floors with different textures like our Reclaimed Belgian Grey Bricks is breathtaking. Do you want to see a GALLERY of IMAGES of our Kings of France Aged French Oak Floors?  Click here!   

Aged French Oak Flooring Reclaimed Belgian Bricks

Click here to view a GALLERY of IMAGES of the Kings of France Aged French Oak Flooring Collection.

Three Design Boards using Reclaimed Veneer Belgian Red Bricks
Three Design Boards using Reclaimed Veneer Belgian Red Bricks

by Emmi Micallef March 17, 2017

A study of reclaimed veneer Belgian Brick reveals how many different ambiances one can create thanks to the soft reds, oak and stone colors of this amazing architectural element. Using veneer bricks as a focal wall, a back splash or fireplace surround, the eye never misses the beauty of this historic material.

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Get the Look!  Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen's French and Belgian Farmhouse Aesthetic in LA
Get the Look! Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen's French and Belgian Farmhouse Aesthetic in LA

by Emmi Micallef February 15, 2017

Designing a home today with so much choice on the market is daunting.  In this blog, I focus on select materials that create a theme throughout the home that will help in the design process.  In love with the French and Belgian farmhouse aesthetic, hats off to Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen...their home is beautiful and was ahead of design trends back in 2013.

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A Vintage Wall Tile Collection LOOK BOOK
A Vintage Wall Tile Collection LOOK BOOK

by Emmi Micallef February 09, 2017

A Look Book is a wonderful tool to get an overview of a work.  Please enjoy Historic Decorative Materials Look Book of our vintage decorative wall tile collections and become inspired by the pairings of these tiles with our antique and aged French and Belgian building materials.

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The Magnificence of Antique and Aged French Limestone Tiles
The Magnificence of Antique and Aged French Limestone Tiles

by Emmi Micallef February 01, 2017

In this blog, I detail the why behind the beauty of French limestone. As an indigenous limestone under the bedrock that is France, artisans, masons, kings and queens throughout the centuries have sculpted this extraordinary limestone into châteaux and stone flooring for all the world to enjoy.

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  • Black and White Italian Marble Flooring Tiles

    Reclaimed Italian Black and White Marble Flooring Tiles

French Reclaimed Terra Cotta Tiles
Abandoned Homes Take my Breathe Away
Images of abandoned fine homes and châteaux ignite stories in my mind, imagining those that walked their halls and porticoes so long ago.  The patina left behind from their footprints, the laughter held in the air, the tears that they shed were their lives...perhaps just like mine...just a bit grandeur in their dwelling.  This is why reclaimed terra cotta tiles from France are dear to me.  Each tile is a story unto itself.  And I appreciate this.