Original Style Release New Mosaics Collection

Original Style Release New Mosaics Collection

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Original Style have updated their Mosiac Collection with more wonderful tiles. 83 new styles to be precise! Their changes include new additions to their shell wall mosiac collection such as this White Pearl Herringbone:   This style called Ice is great for accenting neutral colours with its raised surface and comes in a few different tones:   They have also released some new copper coloured tiles, in keeping with the latest trends, in various shapes from standard square to circle.  Other new metallics include silver and gold statement tiles. Original Style have also brought out a new range of stone tiles in a variety of shapes from hexagons to linear. Shown here is Neve Don't forget their new range of floor mosiac tiles too, all made with that Original Style…
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St Georges Hall Liverpool To Reveal Minton Floor

St Georges Hall Liverpool To Reveal Minton Floor

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Visitors to Liverpool’s St Georges Hall will get the rare opportunity to view the spectacular Grade I listed building in all of its remarkable glory this April, as its famous Minton Tiled flooring will be unveiled from Thursday 13th - Wednesday 19th April 2017. Amongst the world’s finest examples of an encaustic tiled floor, the handcrafted mosaic of more than 30,000 tiles were concealed in the 1860s to allow dancing and events at the prestigious venue. The intricate and exquisite patterned tiled flooring depict the Liver Birds, the Roman god Neptune, sea nymphs, dolphins and tridents in what was the largest Minton pavement in the world when first constructed. The Hall will be open daily from 10am-5pm (last entry 4pm) where visitors will be able to view Liverpool’s hidden gem…
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Find a Victorian Floor Tiler

Find a Victorian Floor Tiler

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In the UK we have a LOT of old floors, and people need to find a Victorian floor tiler quite often. Whether to repair an old Victorian floor, or to clean geometric floor tiles, or whether somebody would even like to lift their old Victorian floor tiles from their hallway, and relay them somewhere else in their home. [caption id="attachment_431" align="alignleft" width="224"] Find a Victorian Floor Tiler[/caption] We have the experienced tilers who can do that, and it'll cost you nothing to find them and get speaking to them to chat about arranging a visit or quoting for the work. If you're a professional Victorian floor tiler reading this, then it's also free for you to get involved in our forum and get the potential customers for free too. Are…
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UK Trades Forum

UK Trades Forum

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We've become known for having some of the best forums on the net of which most are a UK Trades Forum, including a tilers, electricians and plumbers. Along with [caption id="attachment_427" align="alignright" width="268"] UK Trades Forum[/caption] others. Our first UK trades forum was the tilers forum back in 2006, then we launched the plumbing forum, then the electrical forum, and we even tried a plasterers forum at one point too but gave up on that one. We have around 6,000 tilers, 30,000 plumbers, and 56,000 electricians across the main three right now. Visiting at any one time during peak in the evening right after work clocks off for most the trades can be as many as 2,500 at any one time. Posts to the forum come in at a rate…
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Tiling Courses of All Types – Wall and Floor

Tiling Courses of All Types – Wall and Floor

DIY Tiling, General TilersForums.co.uk News, News, Tile Adhesive, Tile Grout, Tiling Advice, Tiling Training
As a forum we've always promoted Tiling Courses in one way or another. Over the years we've had a fair few companies on the forum, whether as sponsors or just regular posting members. We in fact started out with Ant from [caption id="attachment_423" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tiling Courses[/caption] Chase Tiling Academy, and he did help the forum grow quite quickly back in 2006 and 2007. (Sadly they're not around anymore.) Before TilersForums.co.uk was even online there was TileForums.com, which Dan also founded whilst working for a tiling training company in Staffordshire called Professional Independent Training Techniques. And that forum also supported tiling courses, albeit the PITT tiling courses. But the theory behind the heavy support of the tiling training industry is that the newbies have a lot of questions, so they're…
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Tiling News

Tiling News

DIY Tiling, General TilersForums.co.uk News, News, Tile Adhesive, Tile Grout, Tile Showrooms, Tilers Insurance, Tiling Advice
We've created this blog area mainly for Tiling News, and we've started to get a little news and press releases on it so it's starting to take shape now. We've got a few more pages to work on, they're in the main menu with not much content on them, but the actual tiling news blog area is there. And it's kinda working. We've asked companies to send us their news, and they've started to take it seriously and send [caption id="attachment_420" align="alignright" width="300"] Tiling News[/caption] in some bits and bobs. We'll be working more with them to get their news quicker, and to post it quicker once we have it. The idea being that people can engage with the tiling news right as it's published, via the forum. News in…
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Plasterers Forum

Plasterers Forum

DIY Tiling, General TilersForums.co.uk News, News, Other Forums, Tiling Advice
If you like our forum, perhaps checkout a forum ran by our plastering friends, The Plasterers Forum. They use the same forum software as us so you should fit right in and get yourself around easily enough. Danny who owns it is a good web guy, knows what he's doing. We did try some years ago to do our own, but it never really took off because Danny was already there with all the users and the advice. [caption id="attachment_416" align="alignright" width="300"] Plasterers Forum[/caption] Some of the categories include plastering tools, plastering courses and NVQ's, rendering, floor screeding, damp-proofing and other technical stuff like fibrous plastering. You can quickly find advice related to how-to-plaster whether you're DIY or professional. Looking for Plastering Work on Plasterers Forum If you're looking for…
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Premier Inn King’s Cross uses UltraFloor in refurbishment

Premier Inn King’s Cross uses UltraFloor in refurbishment

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Helping deliver a good night guarantee with UltraFloor King's Cross Premier Inn has been refurbished using smoothing underlayments from UltraFloor. HSB flooring contractors finished the hotel refurb in 2016, following several weeks of work whilst the hotel remained open. When a building remains operational during a project additional challenges are always presented. This project ran without issue or delays due to the versatile UltraFloor Level IT Bond and speedy Level IT Super30 being selected for installation. Level IT Super30 is the original 'level and lay in a day' product which utilises specially blended cements and a high quality polymer liquid. This speedy product is ideal for fast turnaround projects and where areas need to be reopened quickly. The product sets in 30 minutes and can be overlaid with bonded floor…
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Plumbing Advice for Free from the UK’s Plumbing Forum

Plumbing Advice for Free from the UK’s Plumbing Forum

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If you're reading this blog you're probably already aware of our tiling forum, TilersForums.co.uk. But did you know about our plumbing forum, UKPlumbersForums.co.uk? - The UK's largest free plumbing advice website. [caption id="attachment_395" align="alignright" width="300"] Plumbing Forum for Free Plumbing Advice[/caption] We currently have around 19,000 professional and DIY plumbers registered to the forum. They share advice just like on TilersForums.co.uk, help find each other more work, discounts from suppliers, that kinda stuff. [quads id="4"] The main thing about working together with fellow tradesmen is the fact that news and information can spread around quickly. Plumbing advice is usually gained via training and courses, or trade days. Often DIY will just find some advice online but it's not always specific to their needs. Professional's will find plumbing advice within the…
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