Tiles are going out of fashion.

Remember  when carpet was all the rage in the kitchen? Then we had carpet tiles. Now apparently – according to the style meisters – tiles are going out of fashion. Anyone who has visited Pompei will question this. In Pompei you can see tiles literally thousands of years old – they look as good as the day they were layed. Sure they were covered for a few hundred years by...

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The ecology of tiles

It’s not just cost factors that determine your choice of floor coverings. We’ve got clients who weight environmental issues above what their floor covering is going to cost in terms of materials and installation. To avoid petroleum based flooring in your home go for ceramic tiles. Carpet and vinyl flooring (including vinyl tiles)  are largely oil based. To many people they smell.  ...

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The economics of tile options.

We are always debating the relative merits of different sorts of floor coverings and the cost in particular of tiling. There are many variables such as materials cost, installation and maintenance. Tiles – ceramics for example are more costly to purchase and install. But they are a long term investment well worth the effort.

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The offerings for tiles always…

The offerings for tiles always changing – now a new range of Korean tiles ideal for hard wearing/high traffic areas. Quality v good!

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