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Papo restaurant showcases the flavour of Mint

In a beautiful corner of the Italian city of Turin, between the River Po and the...

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Nov / Dec 2018

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Tile specialist secures place in national campaign

Cheadle-based, Real Stone & Tile recently secured a much-coveted place in nationwide initiative, Bagno’s Race to Dubai, created by luxury...

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Award for Caesarstone’s Altered States installation

Caesarstone, the manufacturer of premium quartz surfaces, has been announced as a Surface Design Awards finalist for the thought-provoking Altered...

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Ian Keilty joins Wincanton as MD, Retail & Consumer

Wincanton has announced that Ian Keilty has joined the business as Managing Director, Retail and Consumer.  Kielty was formerly Vice President,...

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News

UK construction output increases at sharper rate but outlook deteriorates

UK construction companies indicated a sustained increase in business activity during October.  The overall rate of expansion improved slightly since...

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Principal London Hotel transformed by sustainable makeover

When the historic Russell Hotel was refurbished before reopening as the Principal London Hotel in spring 2018, the tiling contractor...

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Industry veteran, Rex Walker, announces his retirement from LTP

After a remarkable 50 years in the tiling industry, Rex Walker will be retiring at the end of the year...

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UK construction output increases at sharper rate but outlook deteriorates

UK construction companies indicated a sustained increase in business activity during October.  The overall rate of expansion improved slightly since...

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Industry veteran, Rex Walker, announces his retirement from LTP

After a remarkable 50 years in the tiling industry, Rex Walker will be retiring at the end of the year...

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Builders’ merchant sales are up 4.8% on 2017 figures

The latest Builders Merchant Building Index has confirmed overall August sales were 3.4% lower than July, including decorating (down 1.9%),...

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Features

Sweep your installation problems under the mat with BAL’s new Flexbone floating uncoupling mat

Two new uncoupling mat solutions for problem floors have just been launched by BAL. Following the launch of the award-winning BAL Rapid-Mat in 2014, the Flexbone range offers two very different solutions to the UK market: Flexbone 2Easy and Flexbone...

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Kerakoll overcomes Calacatta pool challenge

Eco-friendly installation products from Kerakoll proved the ideal solution when Marble and Ceramic City Ltd was appointed tiling contractor for a prestigious spa in the basement of a private London residence.   The spa was entirely done out in book-matched Calacatta...

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Reaching the rooftops with Palace Chemicals at £5 billion Bradford city centre development

Palace Chemicals continue to be a preferred supplier to all aspects of the tiling industry for over 40 years, and is now in the rafters after its products were used on a £5 million project in Bradford city centre, to...

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Portfolios

Perfect panelling from Abacus: the clever alternative to tiling

Abacus Bathrooms has launched a portfolio of panelling products to answer today’s demand for design-led, innovative kitchens and bathrooms.  Billed...

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Holding the floor: BAL launches new improved epoxy grout

BAL have launched a new improved epoxy grout specifically for floor tiling installations. Available in new Smoke and Ebony colours, BAL...

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Geometric patterns shine in Craven Dunnill’s new Brighton floor tile range

Craven Dunnill’s new Brighton range of floor tiles provides a modern twist to the in-demand encaustic tile look. Brighton combines the...

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