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Technology-driven aesthetic progress

Joe Simpson and Ryan Fasan offer an informed overview of the latest technical developments and design trend highlights from this year’s Cersaie exhibition. H aving paced every hall in Bologna, the overall impression was that the design direction for most collections...

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Tactile textures offer interior inspiration

Claire O’Brien, Head of Design and Product at British Ceramic Tile, on how fabric-effect tiles are provoking a profound reassesment of the possibilities of tactile design. First it was the turn of natural stone and rustic wood-effect tiles but now, thanks...

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November/December 2017

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Tile Trader's Interior Design Trends 2018 Part 3

Continuing Tile Trader‘s analysis of the top tile design trends for interiors in 2018, the company has identified Wabi-Sabi as a breaking trend.  This is an eclectic look: a cool mix of Scandi and Japanese simplicity and style.  One benefit is that it works equally well in both modern and traditional homes.  Channelling this trend, Tile Trader's Jam Aged Wood...

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Design Trends

Colour revival draws on post-war optimism

Joe Simpson investigates the likely impact that the 1950’s colour revival will exert on ceramic tile design, and overall interior...

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Laticrete’s pivotal role in major improvements to Manchester’s famous Piccadilly Gardens

By Michelle Costigan, Laticrete UK Laticrete 254 Platinum Adhesive and Spectralock Pro Premium Grout have been used successfully at the new...

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TTA Newsletter

TTA leads on global tile trend discussions

The Tile Association is taking a leadership role within the EUF to drive forward discussions with international partners on confronting...

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Are anhydrite screeds still causing you a headache? by Instarmac’s Martin Cummins

A few years have now passed since Ultra Tile met with a leading anhydrite (for clarification I will refer to...

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Record attendance at UK Construction Week

October’s UK Construction Week has been hailed as the most successful in its three year history, with a record 33,697...

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Gaia underfloor heating warms listed chapel

Housing developer, Beechcroft, has chosen Gaia’s low-temperature hot water underfloor heating (UFH) system to create a warm, comfortable living space...

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