Featured

TILE MOUNTAIN ACQUIRES WALLS AND FLOORS TO BECOME THE LARGEST PRIVATELY-OWNED TILE RETAILER IN THE UK

The Tile Mountain Group has become the largest privately owned tile retailer in the UK following its acquisition today of Kettering-based Walls and Floors.  Established in 1987, Walls and Floors has grown to a company employing nearly 200 people with an annual turnover in excess of £30m. Its purchase by the Tile Mountain Group, spearheaded […]

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Exhibitions, Featured

TILING SHOW ATTRACTS OVER 30 EXHIBITORS

The Tiling Show, organised by The Tile Association, has firmly established itself as a must-attend event for our industry. Taking place last Friday at The Hilton Birmingham Metropole, the Show attracted 32 exhibitors, growing strongly for its second year, and proved to be an essential day out for fixers, retailers and others from the tiling […]

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Awards, Featured

STEVE WAGSTAFF WINS TILE FIXER OF THE YEAR

Photo shows: Billy Valler (TTA Board Member), Steve Wagstaff. Steve started his career in tiling 25 years ago, working for a local tiler, largely on domestic projects. Steve jointly owns Pro-Tilers UK Wall & Floor Ltd with Mark Callan and they have three employees and 12 sub-contractors in regular employment. They work mainly on high-end […]

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Awards

MIXX METRO FROM WALLS AND FLOORS WINS WALL TILE OF THE YEAR

Photo shows: Ryan Spencer of Jackoboard presenting the Award to Anna Forden of Walls and Floors. Walls and Floors’ latest twist on the established and popular Metro tile is called Mixx Metro. This is a range of exclusively designed white body bevelled wall tiles with a difference. The distinctive feature of the Mixx Metro range […]

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Awards

BUILDING ADHESIVES LTD WINS BEST INNOVATION AWARD WITH BAL FLEXBONE 2EASY

Photo shows: Stuart Bourne (Kickstart Publishing) presents the Award to David Lyman of Building Adhesives Ltd. BAL Flexbone 2Easy is a truly uncoupled solution. The uncoupling mat is laid loose on the subfloor – preparation can be reduced to just a quick sweep of the floor, provided it is flat, level and sound. This means the […]

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