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TILES UK TARGETS SPECIFICATION MARKET IN DRIVE FOR GROWTH

Tiles UK, one of the most successful and respected tile distributors in the country, is set to target the specification market, via a new corporate division, as it goes for future growth. The company, established in 1947, believes the specification sector is the one which currently offers the greatest opportunity for its development. Tiles UK […]

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NEW OWNER FOR EUXTON TILE SUPPLIES

Martin Bentham, owner of Euxton Tile Supplies, Chorley, near Preston, has sold the business to Julian Palmer. Euxton Tile Supplies is one of the largest independent tile distributors in the northwest, established more than 50 years ago, with a warehouse, showroom and office in the village of Euxton. The company operates its own delivery fleet […]

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GLOBAL CERAMIC TILE MARKET GROWING MORE WEAKLY, ACCORDING TO ACIMAC

In 2017 the world ceramic tile production grew more weakly than previously, according to ACIMAC Research, quoted in the Italian publication Ceramic World Web. Tile production grew to 13,552 billion square metres, a 2.2% increase on 2016. Meanwhile tile consumption also grew by 2.2% to 13.3 billion square metres. Global import-export flows fell by 1.4% to […]

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BAL HELPS GRENFELL BOXING CLUB COME OFF THE CANVAS

In one of their most challenging builds, Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team recently built a brand-new gym for the Dale Youth Boxing Club which was previously housed in Grenfell Tower. To support the build, BAL donated adhesive, tanking, grout and sealants with tiles donated by Walls and Floors (Kettering) Ltd. Founded 60 years […]

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WALLS AND FLOORS LAUNCH NEW TRADE WEBSITE

Walls and Floors have launched their brand new Trade website, which is specifically tailored to the fast-paced needs of a tradesperson. The new website, which is the result of several months development, promises to make buying tiles, tools and essentials quick and easy, whilst still maintaining the high quality service that has allowed Walls and […]

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BCT HAS NEW ADDITIONS TO ITS FEATURE FLOORS COLLECTION

The new Feature Floors from BCT celebrate the nation’s passion and love of design. An ultra-stylish range developed by three of the company’s cutting edge design experts, these new ceramic designs have been developed with the bold consumer in mind. Samantha, Luka and Stephanie form part of British Ceramic Tile’s Obsessively Original campaign, a wider […]

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BAL BOARD PROVIDES LIGHTWEIGHT TILE BACKING SOLUTIONS

With plywood being excluded from British Standards as a suitable background for wall tiling, tile backing boards such as BAL Board provide the perfect solution. They can be used in wetrooms, over underfloor heating, as dry lining and insulation, and as a flat surface for tiling. Innovative, new tile backer boards – such as BAL Board […]

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