Products

Granfix relaunch new and improved CSA FLEXIBLE tile adhesive

The Granfix flexible adhesive for calcium sulphate floors and plaster walls, CSA FLEXIBLE has been relaunched with an improved formulation and is now rapid setting. Over the last couple of years calcium sulphate floors have increased in popularity due to their ease and speed of application. They are also economical to lay so have proved […]

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Products

The future is brilliant white with new weberfix pro lite tile adhesive

The new weberfix pro lite wall tile adhesive, designed for fixing all ceramic and porcelain tiles in interior applications, is both lightweight and Brilliant White. This high performance flexible adhesive enables extra coverage without increasing the load which is vital in eliminating the effect of any expansion or contraction in the substrate. “weberfix pro lite […]

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Products

British Ceramic Tile relaunches its impactful splashback collection

  British Ceramic Tile has relaunched its Impact glass splashback collection, revealing a capsule new range that brings together a concise offering of bestsellers and on-trend new colours. As a company always looking to make a big impact when it comes to developing its product portfolio, the new collection reflects current design trends and consumer […]

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General

Travis Perkins to close 30 branches

Travis Perkins, the UK’s biggest builders merchant, has announced that it is to close 30 branches. The company, which employs 28,000 people and has 2,060 stores, said it was taking the steps – which put 600 jobs at risk – due to an “uncertain UK outlook” for 2017. The firm is closing branches of Travis Perkins, Benchmarx, […]

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Training

Get the latest developments at TTA technical seminar

  The Tile Association holds its next technical seminar on 1st November at its Staffordshire headquarters. There will be three topics on the agenda: Slip Resistance of Hard Flooring Tiling to Calcium Sulfate Screeds Update to BS5385 on Wall & Floor Tiling. Following the morning’s seminars a buffet lunch will be provided for participants. The cost […]

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General

BAL works with Yorkshire Tile Company to support worldwide literacy charity

BAL – market-leaders in full tiling solutions – have provided a range of products to support the development of a new facility in Rotherham for Grimm & Co, a worldwide charity which aims to get children excited about literacy. The Rotherham outlet is the first for the charity in the UK outside London. Each store […]

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Projects

Schlüter-Systems gives feature staircase the edge with illuminated profiles

Industrial sensor specialist Longvale Ltd have selected Schlüter-LIPROTEC illuminated profile technology in conjunction with Schlüter-TREP stair nosing profile to give their feature staircase a unique lighting design with a modern, slip-resistant finish, within the entrance to their brand new facility. Longvale, located at Lancaster Park in Burton Upon Trent,  was founded in the mid-1980s and supply […]

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