Featured, Products

TILEMASTER’S SUPER FLOW 30 IS A ‘GAME CHANGER’

Tilemaster has launched its new ultra-rapid-setting self-leveller – Super Flow 30. It is a two-part system which provides a top surface finish that can be walked on within 30 minutes – and covered with decorative floor coverings after 90 minutes and ceramics within 45-60 minutes. The new ‘game changer’ compound offers multiple fixer benefits – from […]

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Exhibitions, Featured

SURFACE DESIGN SHOW RUNS UNTIL THURSDAY THIS WEEK

From 6pm on Tuesday 7 February until 5pm on Thursday 9 February, over 170 exhibitors will be showcasing thousands of interior and exterior surfaces, as Surface Design Show 2017 returns to London’s Business Design Centre. Professionals can register for free to attend via the show website, ensuring they are the first to discover the newest and most exciting […]

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KERRIDGE K8 SOFTWARE MAKES LIFE EASIER FOR EUROPEAN HERITAGE

European Heritage has completed a new project, supported by K8 software from Kerridge, at its Fulham showroom. European Heritage is a family business specialising in the supply of natural stone, porcelain and ceramic tiles – plus associated building materials such as under-floor heating systems, grouts and adhesives. Most of the products sold are imported from […]

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Norcros Adhesives’ Nick Bratt on a Rainy Day Trust fundraising drive

Nick Bratt, national specification manager at Norcros Adhesives has been part of a major fundraising event for the Rainy Day Trust – the Monte Carlo VADO car rally. The concept of the VADO Rally is that teams of up to four people working in the builders’ and plumbers’ merchant sectors are invited to take part […]

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Featured, Projects

INSTARMAC HELPS CREATE MOSAIC MASTERPIECE

A community project headed by mosaic artist, Tracey Cartledge, has been completed using Instarmac adhesive and grout. Chorlton Central Church commissioned the striking external focal point to be designed by Tracey, who holds weekly mosaic classes at the church. Manchester-based tiler and Instarmac advocate, Andy Carroll, was asked to support the mosaic installation with his […]

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Featured, Projects

BAL products specified for luxury Brimstone Spa complex in Cumbria

Featuring stunning tiling throughout in a demanding environment, including electric and water-fed underfloor heating systems, the new Brimstone Spa complex at the Langdale Estate Hotel in Cumbria oozes elegance and sophistication. The 990sq m development includes ten treatment rooms, seven thermal experiences including a Himalayan salt steam grotto, an outdoor sauna, and a heated relaxation infinity […]

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N&C ACQUIRES ASSETS OF A&M HEATH/TUBS AND TILES OF COVENTRY

Following a difficult trading period tile distributor A&M Heath and tile and bathroom retailer Tubs and Tiles entered administration in December 2016 and closed before Christmas. The business had been trading since 1966 as a tile distributor and over recent years the company has developed a large, award-winning showroom featuring bathrooms and tiles, which had developed a reputation as […]

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TOPPS ANNOUNCES ACCELERATED NEW STORE OPENING PROGRAMME AND £2M HEAD OFFICE REFURB

Topps Tiles is announcing an accelerated store opening programme to take the total number of UK stores from 350 to 450 by 2021. At the same time the company is investing £2m in a complete redesign and refurbish of its Leicestershire head office, transforming it into a state-of-the-art retail support centre. The refurbishment, which is due to […]

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TTA URGES ADHERENCE TO CAP GUIDANCE

The Tile Association is encouraging its members to be aware of the guidelines issued by the Committee on Advertising Practice (CAP) when considering pricing strategies. This applies particularly to the issue of defining Recommended Retail Prices (RRPs) when promoting discount sales campaigns. It is believed that certain companies within our sector are making claims such […]

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