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Tiling Standards

Tiling Standards

There are a number of British Standards applicable to the wall and floor tile industry; these include Standards which define ceramic and natural stone tiles, tile fixing, tile adhesives and grouts. Check out the British Standards available for sale.

 

BS 5385-1 Wall and floor tiling. Design and installation of ceramic, natural stone and mosaic wall tiling in normal internal conditions. Code of practice

BS 5385-4 Wall and floor tiling. Design and installation of ceramic and mosaic tiling in special conditions. Code of practice

BS 5385-5 Wall and floor tiling. Design and installation of terrazzo, natural stone and agglomerated stone tile and slab flooring. Code of practice

BS 5385-3 Wall and floor tiling. Design and installation of internal and external ceramic and mosaic floor tiling in normal conditions. Code of practice

BS 5385-2 Wall and floor tiling. Design and installation of external ceramic, natural stone and mosaic wall tiling in normal conditions. Code of practice

BS 8000-11 Workmanship on building sites. Internal and external wall and floor tiling. Ceramic and agglomerated stone tiles, natural stone and terrazzo tiles and slabs, and mosaics. Code of practice

BS 8000-16 Workmanship on building sites. Code of practice for sealing joints in buildings using sealants

BS 8000-9 Workmanship on building sites. Cementitious levelling screeds and wearing screeds. Code of practice

BS 8000-8 Workmanship on building sites. Code of practice for plasterboard partitions and dry linings

BS EN 14411 Ceramic tiles. Definitions, classification, characteristics, evaluation of conformity and marking

BS EN ISO 10545-16 Ceramic tiles. Determination of small colour differences

BS EN ISO 10545-7 Ceramic tiles. Determination of resistance to surface abrasion for glazed tiles

BS 7932 Determination of the unpolished and polished pendulum test value of surfacing units

BS EN 12057 Natural stone products. Modular tiles. Requirements

BS EN 13748-1 Terrazzo tiles. Terrazzo tiles for internal use

BS EN 13748-2 Terrazzo tiles. Terrazzo tiles for external use

BS 8300 Design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people. Code of practice

BS EN 14618 Agglomerated stone. Terminology and classification

BS EN 14157 Natural stones. Determination of abrasion resistance

BS EN 14891 Liquid-applied water impermeable products for use beneath ceramic tiling bonded with adhesives. Requirements, test methods, evaluation of conformity, classification and designation

BS EN 13888 Grout for tiles. Requirements, evaluation of conformity, classification and designation

BS EN ISO 10545-5 Ceramic tiles. Determination of impact resistance by measurement of coefficient of restitution

BS EN ISO 10545-1 Ceramic tiles. Sampling and basis for acceptance

BS EN ISO 10545-2 Ceramic tiles. Determination of dimensions and surface quality

BS EN ISO 10545-3 Ceramic tiles. Determination of water absorption, apparent porosity, apparent relative density and bulk density

BS EN ISO 10545-4 Ceramic tiles. Determination of modulus of rupture and breaking strength

BS EN ISO 10545-6 Ceramic tiles. Determination of resistance to deep abrasion for unglazed tiles

BS EN ISO 10545-10 Ceramic tiles. Determination of moisture expansion

BS EN ISO 10545-12 Ceramic tiles. Determination of frost resistance

BS EN ISO 10545-13 Ceramic tiles. Determination of chemical resistance

BS EN ISO 10545-14 Ceramic tiles. Determination of resistance to stains

BS EN ISO 10545-15 Ceramic tiles. Determination of lead and cadmium given off by glazed tiles

BS EN ISO 10545-8 Ceramic tiles. Determination of linear thermal expansion

BS EN ISO 10545-9 Ceramic tiles. Determination of resistance to thermal shock

BS EN ISO 10545-11 Ceramic tiles. Determination of crazing resistance for glazed tiles

BS 5395-1 Stairs. Code of practice for the design of stairs with straight flights and winders

BS 5395-3 Stairs, ladders and walkways. Code of practice for the design of industrial type stairs, permanent ladders and walkways

BS 5395-2 Stairs, ladders and walkways. Code of practice for the design of helical and spiral stairs