Professional Tiling: How To Make A Portfolio For Start-up Tilers

With your training complete, it’s time to get out into the world and start tiling for customers. This can be an awkward time. Potential customers will be keen to see examples of your work. Yet until you’ve completed projects, there’ll be nothing to show. This isn’t a dead end, though. There are a number of […]

Essential Tiling Tools For The Professional Tiler

If you’ve recently completed one of our comprehensive tiling courses, you are, no doubt, ready to start earning as you impress your clients with your tiling skills. You’ll need to make sure you’re tool bag is fully laden with the very best in tiling tools to get the job done professionally. Gone are the DIY […]

How to Choose The Best Fireplace Tiles

Fireplaces were traditionally decorated ornately with tiles. As interior design fashions and fads have changed over the years, often these fireplaces were buried behind smooth plastered walls. Interestingly, particularly as wood and other fuel burners are becoming more popular, fireplaces with tiles are seeing the light again. From traditional Georgian designs to more modern decorative […]

The best tiles for kitchen floors

The kitchen is often thought of as the heart and soul of a home. Often a “meeting room” for families- whether that be in the morning over breakfast or sharing the day’s events as an evening meal is prepared.   Kitchen floors take some heavy duty wear. From boots and shoes, animals, food spillages and […]

How to install mosaic tiles

While mosaic tiles may be tricky to work with, they look fantastic when they’re applied. Mosaic tiles tend to be supplied as sheets already fixed to a soft mesh backing. Ordinarily, these sheets are 300mm square, enabling large areas to be tiled without worrying about spacers between the individual mosaics.   When you first discover […]