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Top tiling tips from the TTA

Here are some helpful hints and tips for anyone embarking on a tiling project. If you need a tiler or tiling supplies, you can find everything you need in the Directory

Natural Stone
Natural stone has upheld its popularity as a wall and floor covering thanks to its natural beauty and elegance.

Glass Tiles
Glass tiles continue their popularity in kitchen tile trend thanks to modern technological breakthroughs...

Spring 2013 Design Trends
Eventually after our long drawn out winter we are starting to see the on-set of spring. It’s one of my favourite times of the year, not only because we start to see the days getting longer and hopefully warmer, but its where we see the launch of hundreds of new collections by the world’s most prestigious brands in home interiors.

Colour forecasts for 2013
In 2012, we had ENERGY — 2013 is about PROSPERITY.

At Cersaie with Aurea Design
Hot of the press...the key trends from Cersaie 2102. Katie Jenkin, Creative Director of Aurea Design provides us with a preview into latest developments and trend highlights from this years exhibition.

On-trend with Aurea Design
Everyone who operates in the tile industry is eager to hear about the last trends, styles and colours, so The Tile Association asked Katie Jenkin, Creative Director of Aurea Design, to contribute to a guest blog to get insight into ‘tomorrow’s design trends’. A wealth of information at your fing
Preparing to tackle a tiling project? Need advice? You can find everything you need to know about tiles on The Tile Association website.

Tiling a shower or wetroom
Looking for the perfect shower or wetroom? There are many things you need to consider before tackling your project – make sure you get the results you want by taking tiling advice from experts at The Tile Association.

Is there a weight limit when tiling a wall?
When undertaking any tiling project one of the key considerations must be whether the wall can take the weight of the tiles.

Tiling to Timber: Your Essential Guide
Modern house building techniques are using more factory-assembled units or modules, to shorten construction times and reduce costs.

Why use tiles?
In the UK ceramic and natural stone tiles used to be confined to the bathroom and kitchen but not anymore. Now British homeowners are becoming more like their European neighbours and are using tiles throughout the home.

TTA Top Tips on Choosing Bathroom Tiles
Here are some good ideas and advice about choosing bathroom tiling.

Undertile heating for warm floors
With underfloor heating you can have the heat just where you want it even in bathrooms and kitchens where wall space for radiators is limited.

Five tips for kitchen wall tiles
Here are a few pointers on choosing the correct tile for a kitchen.

Choosing shower or wetroom tiles
Here are a few pointers on choosing the correct tile for a shower or wetroom.

Tiled Floors; practical and attractive
Here are a few pointers about the value of tiled floors.

Tiles in the sales
Here are a few tips on buying tiles in the sales.

Can you remember when you were young; just bought your first home; no responsibilities; lots of energy? You’d come home from work and spend each evening and weekend fitting a new kitchen, making curtains or decorating the hall stairs and landing?

Green tiles
Homeowners are very focussed on sustainability and want to know where the materials used in their home come from and if they are eco-friendly.

  PHOTO: Natural Stone PHOTO: Glass Tiles For Kitchens PHOTO: Spring 2013 Design Trend PHOTO: Colour forecasts 2013 PHOTO: Aurea Design at Cersaie