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Paul Robson joins Interfloor to lead its new acoustics division

PAUL Robson has joined Interfloor as acoustics products director to lead its new acoustics division....
ivc-commercial

WHETHER carpet tiles, luxury vinyl tiles (LVTs) or heterogeneous vinyl, IVC Commercial says it can...
floorwise

Acoustica underlay from floorwise helps combat noise

USED under wood, laminate and LVT flooring, the Acoustica underlay collection from floorwise reportedly helps...
buildings

Easylay Systems is the exclusive UK supplier of the range of subfloor systems from Estillon

EASYLAY Systems says it’s the exclusive supplier in the UK of the range of subfloor...
springbond

Springbond underlay provide a high-performance underlay

SPRINGBOND underlay has been eco-engineered to provide a high-performance underlay with an outstanding set of...
anglo-recycling

Anglo Recycling reduces carbon emissions

THERE’s a lot changing in the flooring industry for zero carbon by 2050. Government talk...
weber

Getting to grips with tiling and heat

Underfloor heating (UFH) can cause an array of issues if not tiled onto correctly, from...
tilemaster adhesives

Tilemaster Adhesives offers a full range of professional adhesives

TILEMASTER Adhesives offers a full range of professional adhesives for tiling with ceramic, porcelain and...

UltraTileFix contractor-friendly, premium floor tile adhesives

ULTRAFLOOR’s sister brand, UltraTileFix, is home to what it describes as a portfolio of contractor-friendly,...
bostik

New range of adhesives from Bostik

THE new range of adhesives from Bostik offers what the company describes as a high-quality...
donna-hannaway

Improving infection control one step at a time

CREATING the right interior design for care home environments can make a fundamental difference to...

W Rodgerson & Sons (WRS) chooses Weber products for 17th century mansion

WITH 30 bathrooms, eight kitchens and a large entrance hall, there is every conceivable form...
F Ball & Co

Flooring installations in nursing and care homes require special considerations

FLOORING installations in nursing and care homes require special considerations to help support elderly residents...
F ball

F BALL & Co’s Styccobond F73 PLUS solvent-free, fibre-reinforced adhesive

F BALL & Co’s Styccobond F73 PLUS solvent-free, fibre-reinforced adhesive is formulated for installing floorcoverings...

BAL provides ‘a full fixing solution

BAL, which describes itself as market leader in full tiling solutions, has provided ‘a full...
gradus

GRADUS launch an interactive Dementia Design Tool

GRADUS has launched an interactive Dementia Design Tool that enables designers and specifiers to create...
ultrafloor

Westbury Carpets & Floor Coverings use UltraFloor’s Level IT Pro30

WESTBURY Carpets & Floor Coverings have used UltraFloor’s latest product innovation, Level IT Pro30, to...
stauf

STAUF D 50 is a fibre-reinforced design covering adhesive for LVT flooring

WITH its self-described ready-to-apply dispersion adhesives STAUF D 5 and STAUF D 50, the adhesives...
norcros adhesives

Norcros Adhesives is adding a new powdered adhesive to its range

NORCROS Adhesives is adding a new powdered adhesive to its range, with what it describes...

Simple but brilliant design

Shane Moore, an experienced floorlayer from Dover, tests the Stubbi roller and gives his considered...

Workwear that combines comfort, wellbeing, performance – and sustainability

Design and development has always been driven by continual research into user needs and experiences,...

Equipment and application techniques used play an important role when undertaking a flooring installation

WHEN undertaking a flooring installation, the importance of selecting the most suitable flooring products is...

Face protection products have all been brought into much sharper focus during the Covid-19 pandemic

FACE protection products such as safety glasses, masks and visors have all been brought into...

Diamond Gripper from floorwise

DIAMOND Gripper from floorwise has reportedly been serving under carpet for almost a decade, providing...

A new range of high visibility, flexible workwear from ENGEL

A NEW range of high visibility, flexible workwear which reportedly stretches to follow the movements...

Kneeguard is described as a fully certified, trademarked system for knee protection

SNICKERS Workwear’s Kneeguard is described by the company as a fully certified, trademarked system for...

TILE Merchants has been working in the industry for more than nine years

TILE Merchants is a distributor of ceramic and porcelain tiles to the retail and building...

Building finishes – what are they? Stuart Middleton of Aquacut explains

Building finishes are simply the surface areas of the final part of the building construction...

Norcros Rock-Tite Exterior Porcelain & Stone System

STRONG sales through distribution of Norcros Rock-Tite Exterior Porcelain & Stone System have led the...

UltraFloor has a range of expert subfloor preparation materials

THERE are many reasons ceramic tiles remain an extremely popular choice of floorcovering. The variety...

TTA promotes high hygiene characteristics of tiled surfaces

IN an era of Covid-19 and increasing awareness of hygiene issues, The Tile Association (TTA)...

LTP introduce a new point-of-sale display and brochure stand

LTP has introduced a new point-of-sale display and brochure stand, to support the growing external...

Importance of preparation, adhesive and grout considerations when fixing natural stone

BAL Adhesives has emphasised the importance of preparation, adhesive and grout considerations when fixing natural...

Tilemaster Adhesives says it offers a full range of professional adhesives

TILEMASTER Adhesives says it offers a full range of professional adhesives which are suitable for...

Achieving acoustics and aesthetics

Whether a school or university, acoustics is a major factor that must be considered in...

BOSTIK supplied technical advice and subfloor preparation products

BOSTIK has supplied technical advice and subfloor preparation products to facilitate the installation of the...

MILLIKEN’s carpet tile collection ‘Wireframe’ encourage experimentation and individuality

MILLIKEN’s latest carpet tile collection ‘Wireframe’ has been designed to encourage experimentation and individuality. It...

Junckers solid wood flooring was recently specified for Merkinch Primary School

TOWARDS the end of last year, a 10-year transformative construction programme for schools was announced,...

Karndean Designflooring centre around privacy, student wellbeing and technology

IN more recent times, the key considerations to designing student accommodation have centred around the...

F Ball & Co used to install a mixture of hard-wearing, stylish textile and vinyl floorcoverings

SPECIALIST floor levelling compounds and adhesives from F Ball & Co have been used to...

IVC Commercial carpet tiles are durable, while being able to respond to design challenges

EDUCATION environments need a floor that’s durable and easy to maintain, while being able to...

Altro Walkway 20 safety flooring used to create flowing, natural spaces

THOUSANDS of square metres of Altro Walkway 20 safety flooring have been used to create...

Warm, striking, and sophisticated interior from Forbo Flooring Systems

CAPTURING the traditional charm of the Tudor period, London-based design studio, Upcircle, designed Chester’s newest...

Heywood’s extensive expertise in quality engineered and solid wood flooring

WITH more than 20 years’ experience Heywood says it’s built up an extensive knowledge and...

Learn how to protect your flooring at the CFJ Expo

PROTECT your flooring, your business, and your health by visiting Stroolmount on Thursday 1 July...

Tuscan Modelli collection reimagines sought-after look

HERRINGBONE and chevron flooring has long been associated with luxury and grandeur in stately homes...

La boutique du parquet showcases unique and innovative parquet designs

WALKING into the flooring studio, with its elegant dark blue walls and comfy velvet seating...

Underlays for wood and laminate flooring offering noise reducing performance

WHEN consumers buy hard floors, they want to know noise and energy efficiency are top...

F Ball & Co has outlined a guide to wood floorcovering installations

F BALL & CO has outlined a guide to wood floorcovering installations. It says: ‘When...

Beautiful hardwearing wood flooring

THE Solid Wood Flooring Company describes itself as an innovative, leading manufacturer of sustainable engineered...

Triton’s Platon Comfort’s damp proof underlay

TRITON’s Platon Comfort is described as a highly effective, single application damp proof underlay for...

BerryAlloc’s engineered wood flooring collections use Ultimtec

BERRYALLOC’s Les Essentiels and Les Exclusifs engineered wood flooring collections are made using Ultimtec, described...

Parador’s new range combines furnishing trends and technical innovations

FOR more than 25 years, laminate floors from Parador have, the company says, stood for...

Bespoke finishing of wood surfaces in flooring

THE bespoke finishing of wood surfaces in flooring and interior joinery has certainly been taken...

BerryAlloc’s Luxe display brings a multiformat solution

BERRYALLOC’s Luxe display brings a multiformat solution for the presentation of its Les Exclusifs and...

Can you afford not to use solid hardwood floors?

CAN you afford not to use solid hardwood floors? That’s the question from Junckers. Says the...

Vita-Style wood collections

BARHAM & SONS describes itself as a long-established expert British manufacturer and finisher of hardwood...

Tilemaster LevelFlex+ FINISH is the evolution of the popular Tilemaster LevelFlex

TILEMASTER Adhesives says its surface preparation range includes smoothing compounds for all substrates and situations,...

Surface preparation by WerkMaster

TODAY’s manufacturers of coatings, toppings, self-levelling compounds, carpet, wood or vinyl flooring require a properly...

Choosing the perfect products for your flooring installation

WITH so many products available, and the requirements of projects more demanding than ever, choosing...

Surface preparation company: We’re flying the flag

ESTABLISHED in 1991 and based in Lincoln, The Preparation Group is a specialist in surface...

Newly launched ‘rapid-drying, flexible’ floor finishing compound

STOPGAP Micro Rapid, F Ball & Co’s newly launched ‘rapid-drying, flexible’ floor finishing compound, is...

BAL Level Fast ultra-quick setting leveller

SOMETIMES speed is everything. How many times do fixers and fitters turn up to a...

Norcros levelling products are very popular

NORCROS Adhesives’ latest addition to its range of levelling products is said to be proving...

Keeping things simple

MODERN monochrome designs featuring black and white flooring patterns offer specifiers the opportunity to make...

A shift towards bespoke and statement flooring

‘AS specifiers look to champion and push more boundaries when it comes to floor design,...

F Ball & Co’s Styccobond F49 Hybrid PS

SAID to be a revolutionary development in vinyl adhesives, F Ball & Co’s Styccobond F49...

Create unique spaces with Altro

NEW Altro Custom floors and walls allow you to create unique spaces exactly as you...

Flowcrete’s Flowfresh flooring system is the ideal choice for kitchen areas

WHERE hygiene, safety and durability count, Flowcrete’s Flowfresh flooring system is said to be the...

Stauf adhesives develop for high performance sports floor systems

ADHESIVE solutions for sports flooring systems truly need to be high performance. Whether artificial turf,...

Sprug Gym Flooring is a UK and Ireland gym and sports floor supplier

SPRUNG Gym Flooring is a UK and Ireland gym and sports floor supplier experienced in...

Bona has introduced a system of premium sport floor finishes

BONA has introduced a system of premium sport floor finishes including one that reportedly allows...

F Ball & Co have helped contractors Oxden Floors

TECHNICAL support and subfloor preparation products provided by F Ball & Co have reportedly helped...

Floors fit for an office

While client budgets will vary from project to project, a holistic approach to office design...

Tarkett’s longstanding commitment towards improving indoor air quality is more important than ever

TARKETT says its longstanding commitment towards improving indoor air quality is more important than ever....

F Ball & Co’s Stopgap Fill and Prime are designed for use over raised access panels

FLOORING contractors who undertake installations in office environments will likely be familiar with working over...

The Malmo luxury vinyl tile range offers a stylish, highly durable office floor

THE Malmo luxury vinyl tile (LVT) range is said to offer a stylish, highly durable...

Pharmaceutical company features an installation of Shaw Contract’s Living Systems carpet tile collection

PHARMACEUTICAL company Daiichi Sankyo relocated its UK headquarters to a new head office building in...

Atkinson & Kirby bespoke hardwood flooring ‘modernise city-centre offices’

ATKINSON & Kirby supplied bespoke hardwood flooring to ‘modernise the city-centre offices, located in London’s...

Karndean Designflooring were appointed to create an interior at the EngineRooms

WHEN Birchwood Park, Warrington, was looking to introduce an all-day meet, eat and work space,...

Livesport expanded its headquarters in the modern Aspira Business Center in Prague

CZECH technology company, Livesport, recently expanded its headquarters in the modern Aspira Business Center in...

MODULYSS carpet tiles have been chosen for SailPoint Technologies

MODULYSS carpet tiles have been chosen for the London offices of SailPoint Technologies, which describes...

Award-winning design by Louis de Poortere

LOUIS de Poortere’s rework of a heritage design from its pattern library, Antiquarian Bakhtiari, has...

Betap has added the brand BLOQ to its offer in flooring solutions

STARTING in 2021, carpet manufacturer Betap has added the brand BLOQ to its offer in...

Heavy-duty subfloor preparation products for installing floorcoverings

FLOORING in entrances is often exposed to moisture and dirt that’s been brought in from...

Rawson Carpet Solutions has released new primary entrance solution

YOUR facility will always need a suitable entrance system to promote cleaning and drying of...

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Hospital Trust chose Forbo Flooring Systems

LOOKING for a time- and cost-saving solution, Southport and Ormskirk NHS Hospital Trust chose Forbo...

Must anhydrite screeds be sanded?

Alan Jackson provides flooring contractors with information about anhydrite screeds and the need for sanding. THERE...

CEMFLOOR is described as a high-performance cement-based, free-flowing, self-compacting liquid screed

CEMFLOOR is described as a high-performance cement-based, free-flowing, self-compacting liquid screed which is available throughout...

Level IT Pro30 is described as a premium ‘one product does all’ solution

WITH so many products available, and the requirements of projects more demanding than ever, choosing...

Floorwise, Pro-Screed Gold is a two-part levelling and smoothing compound

LEAVING subfloors smooth and ready to take on any floorcovering, according to floorwise, Pro-Screed Gold...

Tilemaster Super Flow 30 or Pro Flow can be used without priming

ONE of the most important parts of installing a new floor is ensuring the subfloor...

Flowcrete’s Isocrete Floor Screeds are fast, strong and safe

MODERN construction programmes place great demands on products and today’s floor screed systems are no...

LKAB Minerals says Gypsol Anhydrite Screed has many advantages over traditional cementitious screeds

THE construction industry continues to see an increase in the demand for sustainable materials and...

BAL says it has several levelling solutions for any application

BAL says it has several levelling solutions for any application. BAL Level Fast is BAL’s...

Ensure you have the right leveller for your contract flooring job

HOW do you ensure you have the right leveller for your contract flooring job? Whether...

Flowcrete has now launched what it says is the latest in liquid screed technology

FOLLOWING extensive research and development and what’s described as a rigorous testing programme, Flowcrete has...

When preparing a subfloor for the installation of floorcoverings, priming is sometimes an overlooked step

WHEN it comes to preparing a subfloor for the installation of floorcoverings, priming is sometimes...

Quality subfloor preparation and adhesive products from Bostik

TECHNICAL recommendations and quality subfloor preparation and adhesive products from Bostik have played a key...

GJ Flooring Specialist was contracted to replace 300sqm of flooring throughout the Karalius Suite at Halton Stadium

GJ FLOORING Specialist has used subfloor preparation materials from UltraFloor to complete a 300sq m...