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Finishes and Maintenance

Finishes and Maintenance

Detailed information on finishes and maintenance Finishes Both trims and border tiles can add a very professional finish to your tiling project. Borders emphasize transitions between spaces drawing the eye to the highlighted area and serve mainly a decorative…

Planning and Design

Planning and Design

Points to consider when planning to tile: (1) Which areas of my home do I want to tile? Tiles are being used more and more in modern and traditional homes. They are stylish, hard wearing, easy to clean, cost efficient, and will last virtually forever. Tiling can be…

The Pros and Cons of all tiles

The Pros and Cons of all tiles

In the current tiling industry there is an excellent choice of different floor coverings. From beautiful real stone to durable man made porcelain there is something for everyone. Below we will go through the Pros and Cons of the main tile types..

Tile Layout, Shapes and Sizes

Tile Layout, Shapes and Sizes

Mix and match tile shapes and sizes for a striking look. A creative layout can add spice to a more neutral tile design. We can help you choose the right combinations to make the most impact in your home Even the standard, tried-and-true…

Tile Design Tips

Tile Design Tips

Here are some basic but overlooked golden rules when designing with tile. 1. The Bigger the Better The main goal of a bathroom is to make it look as big as possible. The way to do this is by using the biggest format til possible on the wall and floor. The idea of this...

Treating Unpolished Porcelain

Treating Unpolished Porcelain

General maintenance and cleaning of porcelain tile varies depending on the surface texture and soil load. General cleaning should be performed with a neutral cleaner diluted to the manufacturer’s recommendations. General…

Tile Care – Natural Stone

Tile Care – Natural Stone

We recommend that our natural stone and porcelain products are thoroughly cleaned and sealed after laying, to maintain the beauty of the material when first laid. Our tile care products are all supplied by Fila, who is a world leader in floor treatment solutions....

Tile Care – Porcelain

Tile Care – Porcelain

Porcelain stoneware is a very hard material with particularly high resistance to chemicals. It is also frostproof and waterproof. It is the ideal floor material for restaurants, airports, schools, hospitals and shopping centers and is also widely…

Treating Natural Stone

Treating Natural Stone

Natural Stone is a fantastic product as you get a unique, “wow factor” floor. However there are some factors that need to be undertaken to keep your natural stone floor at the best possible condition for the longest possible time. All natural stone…

Marble Laying & Care

Marble Laying & Care

Marble, a natural stone Marble is a natural stone with multiple characteristics. The pictures shown on this website are just representatives of our materials. You should consider these pictures only as a representation of the different ranges in tone and veining. This...

Treating Textured Porcelain

Treating Textured Porcelain

The undulation of the surface of textured porcelain makes it necessary to clean the entire surface, including the low points, which necessitates some additional, practical dirt- removal procedures. Standard wet-mopping will not effectively clean these finishes. Also,...

Treating Polished Porcelain

Treating Polished Porcelain

General maintenance and cleaning of porcelain tile varies depending on the surface texture and soil load. General cleaning should be performed with a neutral cleaner diluted to the manufacturer’s recommendations. Non-oil and non-acidic should be used…