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LARSEN STRENGTHENS WITH SPEED!

Larsen Building Products continues to strengthen its range of levelling compounds with the addition of the super-fast setting SLC3015 Professional SLC3015 is a single pack, ultra-rapid setting, fibre-reinforced, protein-free underlayment capable of 2-15mm in one pass. It is manufactured using Larsen’s proprietary cement technology, with a controlled blend of special sands and synthetic polymers to […]

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COUNTING DOWN TO WORLDSKILLS WITH THE UK TILING TEAM

With the WorldSkills 2017 final in Abu Dhabi fast approaching, anticipation is rising for the UK Tiling Team. On Thursday 7th September, Schlüter-Systems caught up with them at the Greenbank Campus of Southern Regional College, Northern Ireland (SRC), to hand-deliver a couple of gifts prior to the start of this prestigious competition. Back in March, […]

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FILA protects In Situ encaustics at Jamie’s Italian

A FILA tile protection and care regime has been specified, alongside In Situ London’s Moroccan cement tiles, at Jamie’s Italian. The stunning installation spans the restaurant and bar area, on floors and on walls below open serving counters. FILA protection and finishing treatments were chosen to protect and enhance the encaustic-style Moroccan tiles throughout the […]

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TTA DEAL WITH CITB WILL ASSIST FIXERS TO ACCESS TRAINING

The TTA has secured CITB part-funding to train eight new NVQ assessors over the next 18 months. The aim of the funding is to provide an assessor infrastructure for the wall and floor tiling sector across the UK which will support quality assured assessment of experienced operatives to NVQ L2. Part funding will also be […]

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TILEMASTER FIXES AT THE FITZ FOR PENRITH TILE CENTRE

A Tilemaster fixing system has been specified by Penrith Tile Centre at The Fitz in Cockermouth, Cumbria. The extensive hotel installation, which was project managed and designed by Penrith Tiles’ John Williams, includes Italian porcelain, mosaics and encaustics. All finishes were installed by Paul Burkett Construction, using Tilemaster adhesives, grouts and matching silicones. Located on […]

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THE TTA NOW OFFERS A FULL RANGE OF RIBA-APPROVED CPD MATERIAL FOR TILING SPECIFIERS

The TTA now offers RIBA-approved CPD literature on virtually every subject related to tiling. The whole body of TTA technical publication has now been approved by RIBA and is available for download free-of-charge from the TTA website by registered architects and specifiers. All the TTA’s Technical Publications and Technical Advisory Notes are produced by members […]

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JOB OPPORTUNITY – EXPORT SALES REPRESENTATIVE WITH ORIGINAL STYLE

Original Style is a leading manufacturer and distributor in the South West employing staff totalling over 230 with a proven continuing record of growth. Original Style distributes stone, glass and ceramic tiles and is one of Britain’s largest tile manufacturers. The company’s products are available in over 60 countries and over 2000 quality retail shops […]

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