• The benefits of Quartz according to MaxTop Quartz

    The benefits of Quartz according to MaxTop Quartz

    Over the last year, there has been an increase in the number of design clients upgrading from laminate to quartz surfaces, a trend predicted to continue, according to Maxtop Quartz. Though many installers still prefer the benefits of laminate, such as its lightweight properties and affordability, quartz’s durability and aesthetic advantages are of increasing interest

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  • Elephant and castle revamp courtesy of Hueck

    Elephant and castle revamp courtesy of Hueck

    Leading aluminium systems manufacturer, Hueck has supplied its products to a large-scale, mixed-use development in Elephant and Castle. The development, Elephant One, is situated close to the Elephant and Castle tube station and next to Elephant Park. Elephant One is comprised of three buildings in total and includes 374 new homes and 272 student housing

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  • Reflecting space with BluePrint Ceramics Mirrored Metro tiles

    Reflecting space with BluePrint Ceramics Mirrored Metro tiles

    BluePrint Ceramics offers designers and architects the chance to enhance interior spaces with its Mirrored Metro tiles. Mirrored tiles reflect light around the room, amplifying the feeling of space in more confined situations. The mirrored tile creates a sense of openness mirroring the surroundings and adds a metallic hue. In addition to the illusion of space,

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  • Valor creates fire designed to ‘Inspire’

    Valor creates fire designed to ‘Inspire’

    Premium landscape fire manufacturer Valor has extended its ‘Inspire’ collection of gas fires to include a new design, Inspire 1000. With an impressive heat output of 4.9kW, the Inspire 1000 benefits from Valor’s unique duplex burner, Duo, which can be reduced down to 34 per cent of output when the full flame is not required,

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  • High performance wallpen printer

    High performance wallpen printer

    The Wallpen printer is a patented, mobile, large format UV printer system for printing pictures and graphics direct to walls and vertical surfaces. It prints in brilliant, durable and high-definition colours directly onto a wide variety of substrates including plaster, wallpaper, wood, stone, plastic, tiles, glass, metal and concrete. Following extensive market research, the Wallpen

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  • Think in 3D, draw in 3D, with SketchUp 2018

    Think in 3D, draw in 3D, with SketchUp 2018

    Every week, millions of designers work in SketchUp Pro, one of the world’s most popular modelling tools for exploring and presenting ideas in 3D. The platform is intuitive and quick, so anyone can learn to create, collaborate on, and deliver 3D projects, and it is useful from the earliest stages of design to the end

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  • A true sense of scale from Formica

    A true sense of scale from Formica

    Developed by Formica Group for commercial projects, TrueScale captures the subtle variations and patterns found in natural materials, but eliminates the high costs of sourcing and maintaining the genuine article. TrueScale laminate presents the authentic look of premium materials such as marble, quartz, wood, granite and concrete, reflecting contemporary design trends with an increased return

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  • The sound of silence is positive according to Schlüter-Systems

    The sound of silence is positive according to Schlüter-Systems

    Schlüter-Systems has reported on the positive results of impact sound reduction tests on its latest innovative uncoupling membrane for crack-free tile and stone. Schlüter®-DITRA-HEAT-TB has been renamed as Schlüter®-DITRA-HEAT-DUO, in recognition of the fact that the matting now offers two, officially verified, features over its parent product DITRA-HEAT: thermal breaking and impact sound reduction. The

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  • Remmers is a smooth operator

    Remmers is a smooth operator

    Remmers Epoxy OS Color New is a coloured epoxy self-smoothing resin system suitable for industrial and commercial applications. Its high mechanical strength coupled with excellent chemical resistance makes it ideal for industrial environments whilst its innovative reduction in VOC’s means it is perfect for commercial applications such as Schools, Hospitals or retail areas. Epoxy OS

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