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Japanese firm to build UK’s biggest offsite village

Sekisui House, Japan’s biggest house builder and a pioneer of offsite construction, is set to build...

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February 2020

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BAL supports DIY SOS project in Corby

BAL have joined forces with CTD Tiles to donate tiles, adhesives and grout to a DIY SOS project in Corby,...

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Mapei’s high-demand training dates for 2020 published

Mapei has unveiled its extensive list of training dates for 2020, as part of plans to continually utilise its impressive...

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Marazzi among Italy’s top employers for 2020

For the fourth consecutive year, Marazzi Group has been certified one of Italy’s Top Employers based on the company’s excellent...

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BAL relaunches its popular five-day training course

BAL has relaunched its intensive five day wall and floor tiling course.  Held at BAL’s Innovation and Technology Centre, the...

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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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Impey announces 2018 We Are Wetrooms training tour dates

Now entering its third year, the We Are Wetrooms installation training tour continues to grow in popularity. During 2018 Impey’s...

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BAL invests in sales, support, and specification teams

BAL has made a significant investment in its sales, support and specification teams to provide a greater service provision to...

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BAL Board accepted by NHBC

BAL Board – the strong lightweight tile backing board from the UK’s market-leader in full tiling solutions – has been...

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Value of construction contracts awarded down 13.1% during 2018

The value of all construction contracts awarded in the UK in 2018 was £61.6 billion, which represents a decrease of...

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Parkside provides surface solution for London’s Juno Rooms Bar & Kitchen

A range of striking porcelain and hand-made ceramic tiles from Parkside have been used in the Juno Rooms, a lively entertainment venue in the heart of London’s financial district. Spread across two floors, Juno Rooms was the first venue in the...

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Gorgeous Gris du Gent

Mystone Gris du Gent by Marazzi rediscovers the beauty of the elegant grey marbles with copper vein patterns typical of northern Europe. In this design, latest-generation inkjet technologies precisely reproduce the original patterning and taupe colour shades of the natural material...

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Perfect imperfection sets the tone for Piemme

At Cersaie, Ceramiche Piemme presented Glitch designed by Benoy; the Materia collection, and the  new Piemme Project Solutions service for architects and contractors. Glitch by Benoy is a new collection of porcelain stoneware tiles that picks up the perfect imperfection design...

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MUDD The Leveller is fast-setting

Fast-setting, flexible and fibre-reinforced, MUDD The Leveller provides everything needed to level substrates prior to tiling.  Perfect over underfloor heating...

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Matt and gloss combination in period range

Scenario is a new 200 by 200mm stoneware range from Marazzi.  The brush-stroke effect was inspired by Marazzi’s historic I...

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BAL Pourable One makes floor tiling easy

BAL Pourable One floor tile adhesive is perfect for fixing natural stone and large format ceramics, porcelain and terrazzo. One bag...

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