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MEET THE LATEST MASTER TILE FIXER

The Tile Association’s Master Tile Fixer certification scheme was introduced to support TTA’s vision to ‘raise tile and tiling standards and enhance installation expertise and craftmanship’. The scheme certifies highly experienced and skilled independent tile fixers with the aim of promoting best practice and encouraging existing tiling professionals to strive for excellence. Congratulations to the […]

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INDUSTRY ACCREDITATION (IA) CSCS CARDS CAN NO LONGER BE RENEWED

Since 30th June 2024, cards carrying the CSCS logo obtained via Industry Accreditation can no longer be renewed. Any cards remaining will expire by 31st December 2024 and cannot be replaced using IA. This change is designed to meet industry requirements the Construction Leadership Council’s recommendations that all construction industry card schemes must operate with […]

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TTA OFFERS SUPPORT TO NHBC TO BRING THEIR NEW TILING GUIDANCE IN LINE WITH BRITISH STANDARDS

The Tile Association (TTA) has been working with the British Adhesives and Sealants Association (BASA) and Construction Products Association (CPA) to highlight concerns with the NHBC Technical Guidance 2023 Clause 9.2-06 Wet Area Specs – Tanking requirements. Since the guidelines proposed by the National House Building Council (NHBC) on 27th July 2023 did not concur […]

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SPANISH AND ITALIAN TILE PRESS CONFERENCES HIGHLIGHT INDUSTRY TRENDS

The Spanish Ceramic Industry Estimates Turnover for 2023 of €4,684 million (-14.3%) ASCER, the Spanish Association of Ceramic Wall and Floor Tile Manufacturers, during Cevisama 2024, held an international press conference organised in collaboration with ICEX Spain Trade and Investment. ASCER’s president, Vicente Nomdedeu Lluesma, presented the provisional year-end close for 2023, a year marked […]

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