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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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 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 […]

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 […]

  Here, Darren from UK Pro Tiling shows you everything you need to know about tile cutters and tile cutting.

Tiling a floor is slightly different to tiling a wall in that it needs to be durable to foot traffic. The last thing you want is to spend time and money laying a floor only to find your floor won’t last the journey. Darren Yorke, founder of UK Pro Tiling Training, believes that any professional […]

Tiles on a kitchen wall look great. As a result, tiled kitchen walls are popular. Let’s face it when we are cooking spaghetti bolognese and stirring the sauce in a pan on the hob, we can just about handle splashes of tomato on the tiles above the cooker. When it comes to red splashes on […]

How To Grout Floor Tiles Whilst it sounds extremely simple, grouting floor tiles isn’t always easy. What’s more, when the job’s not done right, the floor doesn’t look right! You can choose the best looking tiles in the shop but if you make a mess of the grout, they won’t look good. It really is […]

How To Tile A Kitchen with Multiple Coloured Tiles If you are thinking of having a random look to your kitchen then why not try installing a multiple coloured tile to your kitchen splash back. Tiles Tiles come in all different sizes but a 100mm x 100mm size tile works best for this kind of [...]

Tiling around a window is no easy task and that’s why it is a job most often left to a tiling professional. After all, if mistakes are made it can be costly to put right and, ultimately, without paying significant attention to detail and doing a decent job, the end result can look terrible, leading […]

Don’t be fooled into thinking that your bathroom tile patterns should be simple and plain (bland and boring…). There are huge variations of tiling options that can add a great zest of life to your bathroom. Whether you are looking for tile ideas for small bathrooms or larger washrooms, take a look at the 20 […]