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Green screeds: What we should know before tiling them

By Michael Hailwood, Director, Laticrete UK During a recent conversation with some experienced tilers I was asked whether they could tile onto a screed that had not substantially cured (green screed). Typically, their inquiry was about screeds that are three to...

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September 2017

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Counting down to WorldSkills with the UK Tiling Team

With the WorldSkills 2017 final in Abu Dhabi fast approaching, anticipation is rising for the UK Tiling Team. On Thursday 7th September, Schlüter-Systems caught up with them at the Greenbank Campus of Southern Regional College, Northern Ireland (SRC), to hand-deliver a couple of gifts prior to the start of this prestigious competition. Back in March, talented young tiler Armondas Tamulis from the...

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Design Trends

Neutral nuances hold sway in 2018

The Plascon Colour Forecast has been South Africa’s leading source of colour inspiration for nearly 20 years.  Joe Simpson learns...

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Site Report

Fila protects In Situ Moroccan encaustics at Jamie’s Italian

A Fila tile protection and care regime has been specified, alongside In Situ London’s Moroccan cement tiles, at Jamie’s Italian,...

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TTA Newsletter

TTA launches new slip testing facility for tiles

The Tile Association is providing a new Pendulum slip resistance testing facility for tiles at its Stone, Staffordshire, head office. Slip...

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News

Instarmac achieves prestigious RoSPA Gold Medal Award

Instarmac Group plc has been awarded the coveted Gold Medal, an honour only given to those who achieve five consecutive...

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Ceramique Internationale expands its car showroom portfolio

Ceramique Internationale has completed another car showroom refurbishment, in partnership with Taylor Design. The new Harrogate Audi showroom opened in...

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British Ceramic Tile rolls out new branding

British Ceramic Tile is rolling out a new brand across the business. Not just a logo tweak or colour palette...

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Portfolio

Marazzi’s concrete-effect tiles offer added design options

Concrete is one of interior designers’ favourite materials.  Due to its industrial, contemporary connotations and its tactile nature, it is...

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Burnt wood-effect tiles from Peronda add drama

One of the clear design trends of the past few years has been the evolution of wood-effect tiles through the...

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Ready mixed grout: the professional solution By Jason Brunt, Ceramic Product Manager, Mapei UK

I know, I know!  Professional tile fixers are reluctant to talk about ready mixed grout.  But imagine a world where...

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