Introducing the innovative ARKIMEDE Adjustable Paving Pedestal

We are pleased to introduce the innovative ARKIMEDE Adjustable Paving Pedestal, the latest product to join our extensive range of outdoor tiling equipment. These pedestals are the ideal choice for those looking to create a perfectly level outdoor surface, such as a raised tiled area, terrace or deck space. How do paving support pedestal work? …

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uneven wall

How to prepare an uneven wall for tiling

If you are undertaking a tiling project, an uneven wall could make it is difficult to create a professional finish. Unfortunately, it is rare to find a completely straight and level wall, so before you start tiling it is important to prepare the surface. Thankfully there are many simple ways to ensure an unlevel surface …

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tile around

How to tile around a light switch or plug socket

If you are wondering how to tile around plug sockets within a kitchen backsplash or a shaving socket in a bathroom, you will be pleased to know that it is possible to create a professional finish with these easy steps. Step 1: Turn off the electricity and unscrew the face plates To achieve a flush …

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tile levelling systems

A guide to the various tile levelling systems

Tile levelling systems are designed to help tilers achieve a perfectly level and evenly spaced tiled surface. There are many types of tile levelling systems available which all aim to eliminate lippage, but it can be hard to know which system is the best option. In our latest blog post, we will take you through …

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drill holes in tiles

How to drill holes in tiles successfully

If you are looking at a perfectly tiled wall and wondering how to hang shelves, curtain poles, towel rails, toothbrush holders and other accessories, our tiling experts are here to help. With the following tips you will be able to drill holes in tiles successfully, without having to worry about cracked tiles. 1. Consider the …

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top tiling tools

The top tiling tools every professional tiler should own

Achieving a professional finish on a tiling project requires experience, an eye for design, careful planning and of course, the best tiling tools for the job. From the initial measuring and preparation of the area through to laying the tiles, grouting and finishing, having the best tools will ensure an efficient, high-quality job every time. …

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tile backer boards

A quick guide to tile backer boards

Whether you are thinking of tiling a floor, wall, shower enclosure or a wetroom, it is important to ensure that an effective substrate is in place before tiling. An even and stable substrate will improve the longevity and durability of the tiled surface, and tile backer boards are a great way to overcome the issues …

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tile on floorboards

How to tile on floorboards

Floorboards can be a stunning feature in a home; however, the durability, versatility and practicality of tiles are often a preferred choice. So, if you are wondering if it is possible to tile onto your floorboards, the answer is yes, but you will need to overcome issues relating to the movement of the boards below …

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outdoor tiles

Top 5 tips for laying outdoor tiles

With the rise in popularity of outdoor tiles and the introduction of our Evish range, we thought it would be useful to provide our customers with an overview of the best tips for laying outdoor tiles. Of course, there are a variety of factors which will determine the best way to lay outdoor tiles such …

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cracked tiles

Why are my floor tiles cracking?

Tiles are one of the most practical, durable and robust options, however they need to be installed correctly. If your floor tiles are cracking, you are likely to be wondering why and what you should be doing to resolve the issue. In our latest blog we take a look at the reasons why floor tiles …

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