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STROOLMOUNT UK LTD is a family run business which specialises in furniture and floor protection. Stroolmount are widely recognised as a leading supplier of floor and furniture protection systems. We own brand for large furniture/flooring manufacturers and retailers. We make a BIG difference with small products to reduce stress and damage to flooring and furniture.

Water-resistant flooring ideas for a practical, stylish bathroom

This month is notorious for all its April showers so family-run, independent online tiles specialist Hyperion Tiles is looking at ways in which homeowners can...

TTA Golf Day Set for 6 June 2024

TTA are hosting another Golf Day at The Stratford Park Hotel & Golf Club on...

Attend The Tiling Show for its biggest year yet

The annual Tiling Show is the ‘must attend’ trade show for the UK tiling industry,...

Cost-effective and easy to install shower and bathroom wall panels

Parkside Architectural Tiles has launched a range of shower and bathroom wall panels for build...

Handmade terracotta for all interior styles from Wellington Tile

Wellington Tiles’ collection of terracotta tiles includes five different design formats designed to suit all...

The next chapter for Setaflex

Setaflex, described as one of the most popular tile adhesives on the market, is moving...

“A new start” for Levelflex

Tilemaster Adhesives has always been known for its levelling compounds, and Levelflex is one of...

Ceramique Internationale unveils another Country House inspired range

Ceramique Internationale has expanded its Country House collection with the launch of its Colworth tile...

Operational excellence strengthens Palace Chemicals in specification

Having cemented its activity in retail and distribution over 45 years, Palace Chemicals says it’s...

Cosentino continues investment plan despite slowdown in 2023

Cosentino Group, a manufacturer of surfaces for architecture and design, closed 2023 with a turnover...

SPATEX 2024 breaks unique visitor records by almost 20%

SPATEX organisers have announced that this year saw 1,707 unique visitors attend the pool, spa...

Tile Mountain to open showroom in Peterborough

Tile Mountain Group has signed a 10-year lease on two trade counter units totalling almost...

blip partners with BoB to provide small business insurance to tradespeople

Small business insurance provider blip has announced Band of Builders (BoB) as its charity partner,...

Marmomac unveils 2024 campaign

Marmomac, an international trade fair in the natural stone sector, has unveiled its marketing campaign...

Clerkenwell Design Week set to return for May 2024

Clerkenwell Design Week, in its 13th edition, is set to return to London from 21...

Positive signs on the horizon for small builders, says FMB

The 1.1% growth in construction is welcome news after the 0.9% fall in construction output...

Construction output increased in January following three-month decline

Monthly construction output is estimated to have increased 1.1% in volume terms in January 2024,...

Minoli supports the RISE Charity & Henley Festival

Minoli says it’s “truly delighted” to announce its support for the Henley Festival of 2024...

BAL completes successful environmental audit

Building Adhesives Ltd – which describes itself as the market-leader in full tiling solutions –...

Industry Interview – Folex

In this industry, it’s often easy to focus exclusively on the manufacture of tiles -...

Industry interview – Diespeker & Co

Formed in the late 19th century, Diespeker & Co is a company with many strings...

CEVISAMA – 40 Years Young

While the natural expectation for a trade show entering its 40th year might be for...

Upgrade for historic Ironmonger Row Baths

The historic Ironmonger Row Baths near Old Street in Islington, London, has housed a public...

UltraTile brings South American cuisine to London

The Great Northern Tiling Company has used UltraTile’s adhesives and grouts at a brand-new Americana...

A “beacon of excellence” in tile care and maintenance

In the realm of interior design and home improvement, few elements can rival the timeless...

Tile care with Mapei UltraCare range

A good protection and maintenance regime is essential for retaining a tile’s aesthetic and performance...

Universeal Sealants: “An innovative brand that delivers”

Established in 2008, Universeal says it has enjoyed significant growth, which has reportedly been supported...

Remedy problems on site with UltraTile’s latest product launch

Even the most experienced and professional tilers can sometimes have mishaps on-site. Rather than ruin...

Trusted treatments for all types of tile & stone

LTP’s surface care range includes trusted protection and maintenance solutions for all types of tile...

Decoding the science of stone preservation: advanced techniques for maintaining natural surfaces

How can we ensure the enduring beauty of natural stone installations? Given the substantial volume...

Tiling onto retro-fit water-fed underfloor heating boards – a tested system

Lewis Lupton, ARDEX group national training and technical manager, explains the collaboration the company has...

Overcoming the problems of moisture in flooring

Martin Pouncey, TTA’s technical & training manager, discusses how construction moisture and building moisture can...

Take good care of your tiles

This month, Jim Percival, technical director at Palace Chemicals, sets out how you should look...

The importance of correct aftercare – and the pitfalls of using the wrong products

A good aftercare regime does much more than just retain a good tile aesthetic. It...

Choosing the right thermostat for electric underfloor heating

Controllability is one of the biggest benefits of electric underfloor heating. Whilst traditional central heating and...

Amber Underfloor Heating announce new National Sales Manager

The UK’s leading electric underfloor heating suppliers, Amber Underfloor Heating, have announced Simon Whittaker as...

Let’s celebrate National Pet Month with a multi-functional boot room in your home

Family-run, independent online tiles specialist Hyperion Tiles is celebrating National Pet Month and leading the latest...

7 Kitchen Tile Ideas for 2024

A few years ago, all-white, monochromatic subway tiles and minimal designs were all the rage....

Get Your Garden Spring Ready With Our Versatile Outdoor Tiles

With the budding promise of spring, it is the perfect time to start thinking about...

Kitchen backsplashes for Easter entertaining & beyond from Hyperion Tiles

Family-run, independent online tiles specialist Hyperion Tiles is offering expert advice on how a new backsplash...

The story of Fento

Geert Kaal and René van Rijn are the founders of Fento Knee Protection, having developed...

Have you seen TTA’s new and improved website?

The Tile Association has launched a new website which offers the latest information, services and...

Snickers introduces integrated Kneepad system for work trousers

Below, Peter Dumigan, managing director of the Hultafors Group UK, which owns Snickers Workwear, Solid...

“Innovating excellence: A decade of revolutionising large format tile tools”

In the ever-evolving world of ceramic tiles and their design, one Italian family-run business says...

Tradetiler invests in “exciting new chapter”

Tradetiler, the online destination for professional tilers, is gearing up for what it describes as...

RUBI: “Setting the standard” in precision tiling tools

In the world of professional tiling, precision, efficiency, and reliability are paramount. These are qualities...

Bellota and Acorn Tools join forces to enable growth for the Spanish manufacturer

Acorn Tools has secured the UK distribution rights for Bellota’s line of tiling tools. The...

Top tips for tiling with non-mesh backed large format thin porcelain

When fixing large format thin porcelain tiles, it’s crucial your adhesive has speed of set,...

Marmox Slicedstone showcased at SDS 2024

Bathroom and wetroom specialist Marmox returned to the Surface Design Show this year, with the...

SDS 2024 – TSJ Reports

Last month, the Surface Design Show once again returned to Islington’s Business Design Centre, providing...

LTP launches Grout Haze & Limescale Remover

LTP has introduced a water-based deep cleaning spray to its surface care range. Grout Haze...

Ceramique Internationale unveils Herringbone Timber tiles

The “warm elegance” of traditional parquet style flooring is the hallmark of Ceramique Internationale’s new...

“Building Better Together”: Tilemaster becomes Kerakoll

Tilemaster Adhesives has been in the flooring and tiling industry since it was founded in...

Leeds College of Building receives “generous” construction crafts donation

Teaching staff at Leeds College of Building are “elated” after receiving eleven articulated trailers of...

“Buggingham Pallets” welcomes new insect arrivals

Staff at BAL in Stoke-on-Trent have banded together to construct an insect hotel just outside...

2023 Q4 saw construction output decrease

Quarterly construction output saw a decrease of 1.3% in Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec) 2023...

UK needs to build to boost economic recovery, says FMB

With the UK in recession, according to the latest ONS Economic Performance Data for Q4...

Armatile announces €4m investment in Dublin showroom

Armatile, which describes itself as a “leading specialist in the design and manufacture of bespoke...

Cersaie 2024 to focus on “all areas of architectural design”

Preparations are underway for Cersaie 2024, an event that organisers say will have “enormous global...

Bostik UK welcomes Yuliya Nam-Wright as head of sustainability

Bostik UK has appointed Yuliya Nam-Wright as the company’s new head of sustainability. Bringing over...

“Operational excellence facilitates product excellence” at Palace Chemicals

Having recently marked its 45th anniversary, Palace Chemicals says it’s carved out a unique niche...

Piecing a future together: part 2

Last month, we featured the first half of an interview between Adam Bernstein and Gary...

What’s trending in Italy: Top 5 ceramic tile trends for 2024

Kristin Coleman, senior vice president of Novità Communications, and representative for Ceramics of Italy, gives...

The next chapter for Setaflex

Setaflex, said to be one of the most popular tile adhesives on the market, is...

Olive-green tiles custom made by Decocer for “very special” street-tavern

Walking through the narrow streets of the historic quarter of a small Valencian town on...

Monumental

Monumental Tiles specialises in large format porcelain tile ranges sourced from European manufacturers. All of the...

Jackoboard announces cooperation with LUX Elements

Tile backerboard supplier Jackoboard has announced a cooperation with LUX Elements, a specialist in producing...

UltraTile and The Great Northern Tiling Company achieve “car showroom excellence”

Tesla is expanding its network of high-end car showrooms with a Sheffield-based centre. The 300sqm...

Mapei “sets the scene” at Gatwick Airport Station

Mapei renovation and tiling systems have been used as part of an extensive redevelopment at...

Common issues when grouting and remedies

James Hailstone, ARDEX training and technical support manager for Scotland, explains some of the typical...

Removing resin stains & haze from external porcelain

Mark Atkins, technical director, LTP, discusses how to protect new porcelain installations from staining. Textured porcelain...

Efflorescence and how it can be avoided

This month, Jim Percival, technical director at Palace Chemicals, considers that potential scourge of tiled...

The Benefits of B Corp

Hannah Wowk, sustainability and quality manager, Tilemaster Adhesives – Kerakoll Group, discusses some of the...

How to lay thin porcelain tiles the Kerakoll way

It’s very important to adhere to the British Standard when fixing large size thin porcelain...

New partnership with Next Gen Smart Homes offers homeowners complete peace of mind

Family-run, independent online tiles and flooring specialist Hyperion Tiles is diversifying our portfolio with smart...

Training 21 March – Two strong brands, one clear mission

Having joined the ARDEX family in 2021, wedi systems are now aligned with Ardex solutions...

Mapei extends landscaping calendar with paving solutions

Outdoor living spaces have become increasingly popular post pandemic. With the average UK garden providing...

Shock-white gel-adhesives from Kerakoll are “perfect” for natural stone

The H40 range of gel-adhesives builds on Kerakoll’s tradition of research into materials and techniques,...

Get more from your membership

Enjoy access and discounts to TTA’s valued member services: Technical Inspections – receive a 20%...

Join TTA for business exposure

Our website is the go-to place for anyone looking to find a tiler, showroom, service...

Exhibit at The Tiling Show

There is only a few months to go before The Tiling Show 2024, which is...

Book your tickets now for TTA Awards 2024!

With entries closed and judging on the way, tickets for The Tile Association Awards are...

Ceramique Internationale small tiles collection “big on Mediterranean charm”

The vibrant colours and décor of Italy’s stunning Amalfi coast are said to be captured...

Mapei to offer Profilpas accessories for a “complete solution”

Italian manufacturer Profilpas’ range of profiles and systems will be launched as part of Mapei...

Senior co-living space fitted with APE Grupo tiles

Vitápolis is a senior citizen co-living space designed to cater to its residents' functional needs...

Mapei system repairs & transforms outdoor pool

Mapei has provided a repair and installation solution for a swimming pool in the heart...

“Operational excellence” at the heart of Palace Chemicals’ range authority

As an independent family-owned company, Palace Chemicals has grown to be the one of the...

ABK launches €30m investment plan

Italian porcelain producer ABK Group has announced the launch of an investment plan for a...

VitrA joins the World Economic Forum’s Global Lighthouse Network

VitrA Tiles has been inducted into the Global Lighthouse Network (GLN), recognised as a Factory...

Stone industry companies form partnership for FOOTPRINT+

Albion Stone, Hutton Stone Co, Lundhs, Polycor, Paye Stonework & Restoration and The Stonemasonry Company...

Laminam UK Welcomes Leanne O’Connor as senior area manager

Laminam UK, an Italian manufacturer of sustainable, natural porcelain surfaces has announced the appointment of...

Material Source Studio Scotland to stock Parkside tiles

Parkside Architectural Tiles has announced Material Source Studio Scotland will start to stock its tiles,...

Dekton achieves Eurofins IAC Gold certification

Cosentino brand Dekton has obtained the Indoor Air Comfort (IAC) Gold certificate from Eurofins, a...

Positive RMI growth propping up falling construction activity, says FMB

Commenting on the latest figures from the ONS on construction, the Federation of Master Builders...

Construction sees slight decrease in Q3 2023

Construction output saw a decrease of 0.6% in the three months to November 2023, per...

Training in swimming pool waterproofing systems

In response to the growing demand for swimming pool tiling in the UK, Kerakoll has...

Installing natural stone tiles – “look no further than BAL”

Stone tiles are a popular choice for tiled areas in almost all internal areas, as...

Industry Interview – Piecing a future together

Recently, Adam Bernstein spoke with Gary Bricknell, founder of the Mosaic Restoration Company, about the...

Industry Interview – Martin Pouncey

Last year, TTA appointed Martin Pouncey as technical & training manager, the organisation’s first ever...

Cevisama 2024: What to expect

Cevisama is one of Europe’s two premier tile fairs, and like its Italian counterpart did...

Fixing large format tiles over underfloor heating

Martin Pouncey, TTA’s technical & training manager, discusses some of the problems commonly faced when...