Flooring Accessories News

  • Waterproof-skirtings

    Waterproof skirtings by FN Neuhofer Holz – now available for designer floor coverings

    With the increase in LVT floors and vinyl floor coverings on the market, the issue of protecting the skirtings from moisture is becoming increasingly important. FN Neuhofer Holz has developed waterproof skirtings for installations that require particular resistance to moisture; these skirtings combine the benefits of waterproof plastic carriers with the advantage of matching the finish of the decor. Waterproof PUR adhesive is used to stick down decor papers, printed digitally or by the intaglio…

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  • Interfloor-at-domotex Tredaire,-Duralay Gripperrods Stikatak

    Interfloor’s One-Stop-Shop for Flooring Accessories at Domotex 2018

    Europe’s largest manufacturer of flooring accessories, Interfloor is attending Domotex to showcase its British-manufactured underlays which cover a broad range of requirements and meet the demands of both the residential and contract markets. From airports to mosques and churches, hotels, casinos, new build housing, maritime vessels, cruise liners, universities and schools, theatres and cinemas, and stadium complexes; Interfloor has supplied underlay with outstanding commercial performance. Interfloor’s trusted brands include Tredaire, Duralay, Gripperrods and Stikatak. The underlay…

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  • Marldon-Subfloor-Logo

    Trust in each step

    You may have noticed a small change to Marldon, we understand the importance of continual improvement and moving with the times, and so we have taken steps to enhance the look and feel of our brand. We hope you agree that our new marque matches the quality of our products and service, watch this space for further developments. We may have changed but we still hold dear the same values of providing high quality flooring…

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  • FN-Neuhofer Flooring Digiprint Profiles

    FN Neuhofer new digiprint – Flooring Profiles to match any decor

    At FN Neuhofer Holz, Industry 4.0 is given a high profile and has been implemented step by step in almost all areas. In order to further expand its technological lead, the company has invested in a new, cutting-edge digital printing machine. This system convinces by its variety of innovative functions and thus substantially contributes to increasing the process efficiency. Benefits of the new digital printing machine: Print width up to 330 mm Excellent print resolution…

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  • SolidGear Safety Boots

    Solid Gear Safety Shoes – Ideal For Winter

    Solid Gear and Toe Guard safety shoes and boots are fast becoming among the most popular brands choice among discerning tradesmen and women. There’s over 30 products to choose from that integrate modern designs and sporty looks with best in class materials for comfort, protection and durability. There’s a host of market-leading features in our products that will keep your feet warm and dry all winter long. Light, safe fibre-glass toecaps won’t conduct the cold…

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  • Gripperrods-artifical grass installer

    New Gripperrods fitting range for Artificial Turf

    With Britain’s artificial turf market booming, Interfloor has introduced a long-lasting weatherproof fitting range for artificial grass joint seaming to its market leading portfolio of almost 1000 flooring accessory products. The new range includes everything professional installers and DIY consumers need to achieve a high quality finish on artificial lawns and is suitable for both exterior and interior use. Gripperrods Artificial Grass Jointing Tape, specially constructed for use with Greenbond Artificial Grass Adhesive, is made from a…

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  • Floorwise-flooring-trims

    Powerful PVC Profiles from Floorwise

    With trims, skirting, cove formers and capping strips, bevel edges, ramp trims and expansion joints; the ‘floorwise pvc profiles skirtings & trims’ collection is made to bring long-lasting performance in demanding commercial environments. Manufactured from high-grade PVC, the premium quality collection is available in a range of purposeful colours designed to provide fitters with a solution for every imaginable requirement, including sit-on and set-in skirting variants and combined cover former and capping strips. Richard Bailey,…

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  • Solid-Gear safety trainer shoes

    The Solid Gear Safety Shoe That Will Put A Real Spring In Your Step!

    Just as you’ll find in the leading sports trainers, there’s endless cushioning and comfort which has until now, been difficult to get in safety shoes. But with Solid Gear’s Revolution Infinity it really is possible, with a ‘bounce back’ mid-sole which gives a 55% ‘energy return’ that will put a real spring in your step to reduce fatigue and stress on your back, legs and feet. The shoe’s stretchable upper with Cordura is water-resistant with amazing performance when it comes…

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    Carpet Fitter Finalists & Demo Zones at The Flooring Show

    The 2017 Flooring Show is getting closer, making it’s annual return to the Harrogate Convention Centre from Sunday 17th September to Tuesday 19th September, for three days of industry leading exhibitors, a wide range of products and popular Show Features. After its successful comeback in 2016, NICF announced earlier in the year that they would, once again, be running the Carpet Fitter of the Year finals at this years Flooring Show. As on of the…

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  • floorwise-flooring-adhesive

    Floorwise cranks up heat with enhanced F555 Flooring Adhesive

    F555 is the latest all-purpose flooring adhesive to join the renowned floorwise adhesive stable, suitable for the permanent bonding of carpets and vinyls. This water-based acrylic adhesive offers exceptional initial grab, and is sure to provide a durable bond on the installer’s first attempt. floorwise F555 is also capable of withstanding significant fluctuations in room temperature, from -30°C to +70°C, while easy to apply, non-staining and containing no organic solvents. “For years floorwise has been…

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  • MarldonUK-Tower-Bridge

    Marldon from Concept to Completion

    “MARLDON PROVIDES TECHNICAL SUPPORT AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FROM CONCEPT TO COMPLETION FOR THE SPECIFICATION INDUSTRY.” Founded on 40 years of flooring heritage, Marldon, has been developed specifically to provide architects, specifiers and construction professionals with innovative flooring solutions to many build problems. We specialise in high-quality, reliable systems and our passion for constant innovation results in revolutionary products is already proven on projects such as; The Shard and One Tower Bridge. Combining high performance with…

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  • Hultafors-Knifes

    Hultafors’ New Knives and Hand Axes for Craftsmen and Outdoor Enthusiasts

    Robustness, quality and long-lasting sharpness are the hallmarks of these superb knives. With a selection of toughened, corrosion-proof Heavy Duty Knives, Safety Knives, Chisel Knives and Utility Knives for general purpose tasks on site, there’s also precision products for Electricians, Plumbers and Painters. The latest additions to the range are the Outdoor Knives for tougher tasks on-site or for those who need a cutting-edge companion out in the bush. They’re all are ergonomically designed with…

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  • Floorwise-seaming tape

    A seaming tape to stand the heat with Floorwise

    Manufactured in the UK, heat seaming tapes from Floorwise deliver reliability and quality from every roll; a reassuring choice that won’t let you down when it counts the most. Featuring a woven scrim with a high-quality glass fibre weft and polyester warp, Floorwise tapes deliver maximum bond strength and stability for reliable seaming. Available for a range of carpet backings and traffic duties, these tapes provide a seam strength in excess of British Standards. “Even something so…

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  • Fila tile cleaning Kit

    Tile care made easy with new FILA kit

    FILA has introduced a new tile care kit for ceramic and porcelain tiles. The new kit includes three products, for easy cleaning after laying, stain protection of joints and ongoing maintenance. The kit promotes safe and effective maintenance, with the product trio contained in a sturdy, cardboard carry box – ideal for retailers and as a ‘leave behind’ care kit in new installations. FILA’s new kit contains DETERDEK, FUGAPROOF and FILACLEANER. Designed for the post installation…

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  • Marldon-flooring

    Your Complete Wood Flooring Solution Partner: Marldon UK

    Marldon specialise in high-quality, reliable systems and our passion for constant innovation results in revolutionary products is already proven on projects such as; The Shard and One Tower Bridge. Combining high performance with low environmental impact and delivering quality without compromise, our products overcome challenges, saving time and speeding up your build to keep your project on track. Installation, Maintenance, Refurbishment The professional’s choice designed by the professional, creates products to fulfil your needs. Using our 45…

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  • Havwoods- Accessories Shard

    Havwoods Accessories on the case at The Shard

    Case Study – The Shard The 87 storeys of The Shard tower over 300 metres above the city of London, creating an iconic addition to the famous skyline. Marldon provided a sub-floor solution that allowed for flexible movement of the wooden floor in response to heating and air conditioning. The Problem One of the most striking features of The Shard is its walls of windows stretching toward the sky with enough glass to cover eight…

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  • Floorwise-diamond gripper

    Diamond Gripper holds top spot

    It’s no surprise that Diamond Gripper remains the go-to gripper product for installers up and down the country, with floorwise sticking to its ethos of quality and value in every accessory brought to market. Offering exceptional hold thanks to extra width and an increased number of zinc-coated rust-resistant pins, this product is certainly worthy of its place in the versatile floorwise product portfolio. Diamond Gripper, available in pre-nailed options for concrete, wood and dual-purpose, offers…

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  • Havwoods-Accessories-website

    Unique online flooring solutions from Havwoods Accessories

    Havwoods Accessories provides flooring solutions for both new builds and renovations, supplying specialist products to architects, property developers and construction experts. Our products range from Adhesives, Primers and Underlays for Subfloor Preparation, to Skirtings, Mouldings, and Trims to add the finishing touch. Thanks to years of experience in supplying the building industry, to Flooring Contractors in particular, we have refined our product range to cater for any situation. If you are an Architect, Property Developer or…

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  • FN Neuhofer Helicopter flights from the Bau 2017

    Taking off with its customers – FN Neuhofer Helicopter flights from the Bau 2017

    A helicopter flight over beautiful southern Bavaria and Austria combined with a company visit, and all of this in connection with attendance at the Bau trade fair in Munich – that’s how efficiently current and potential customers of FN Neuhofer Holz were on the go. In less than half a day, they were able to get an idea of the massive investments that have been made in recent months at the plant at Zell am…

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  • What-Knot-Screwfix

    What Knot providing instore demos at Screwfix branches as sales soar

    With sales of What Knot, the unique device that enables anybody to use ropes without tying knots, and working on ropes of 3 mm to 15 mm thick, doubling weekly at Screwfix, the company behind it in the UK is supporting branches with in-store demonstrations. Steven Daniels, owner of Just Right Products UK & Europe, has started visiting Screwfix branches across the UK, helping staff maximise sales of the revolutionary product. Steven is placing demonstration…

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  • interfloor-tredaire underlay

    Heritage brands are the cornerstones of Interfloor’s one-stop-shop – Furniture Show 2017

    Europe’s largest manufacturer of underlay and flooring accessories Interfloor will be showcasing its market-leading heritage brands including Tredaire and Duralay at the January Furniture Show 2017. “Providing better looking and better performing flooring products that genuinely help our customers to profitably grow their business is our priority, and we’re looking forward to showing visitors to this great event how we can support them in 2017,” said Interfloor CEO John Cooper. Top-selling Tredaire, which has been…

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  • junckers-wood-website

    Junckers Launches New Website

    Junckers has re-launched its website with lots of new design features and inspiring images. An emphasis on larger images shows Junckers’ floors in some of the many fantastic buildings and homes around the world, illustrating how the floor is a key design feature of any interior. A solid hardwood floor adds a sense of quality and elegance to a room, be it in a family kitchen or a large public building such as a library or art gallery. The…

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  • cat-piano-black-trims

    C.A.T Launches their Designer Home Collection

    A range of high quality and affordable floor trims designed especially for the home. The Designer Home Collection will comprise of a twin profile, twin top single leg, naplock and cover plate. Designed to complement the hugely popular Feline range, each profile sports a smooth top for a modern look. The range of profiles means that there is an application for any situation be it carpet to carpet, carpet to tile / wood and wood…

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  • Interfloor-underlay-stock

    Interfloor invests to handle peak demand

    British flooring accessory manufacturer Interfloor is all set for the peak trading period thanks to on-going investment in its warehouse and manufacturing capacity. The company, which has the market leading underlay brands Tredaire and Duralay, not to mention almost 1,000 accessories under the Gripperrods and Stikatak brands, is building on the success of 2015 with continuing improvement in stock availability and deliveries throughout the peak season. Gary Cowley, Interfloor Sales Director, said: Our continuing strategy…

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  • floorwise-bonanza

    The Floorwise Big Bonanza Promotion Returns

    Following its success in 2016, floorwise and its network of members have returned with a new and improved Big Bonanza promotion for this Autumn. Last year, customers were given the chance to earn free M&S vouchers for purchasing floorwise products, yet this time, each floorwise member has evolved the successful model, developing a rewards package specifically designed with their customers in mind. From wine, beer and gift vouchers, to coffee machines and games consoles, the…

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  • floorwise-videos

    Floorwise unveils “How to” video series

    Recognising the importance of video in the promotion of brand and product, floorwise introduces its first series of installation videos, as it explains how to install carpet in a range of real world scenarios. Calling upon the expertise of independent flooring fitter, Justin Burns, of Battle, East Sussex, each of the three videos are designed to demonstrate the versatility and diversity of the floorwise product portfolio, while educating interested parties on how they can be…

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  • fail-safe-external-tiling-bal

    Red Sky Thinking from BAL for fail safe external tiling

    BAL market-leaders in full tiling solutions have launched a new problem-solving external tiling system for balconies, roof terraces and ground terraces. Gutjahr System Technology from BAL offers designers and contractors innovative drainage, ventilating and uncoupling solutions to protect outdoor coverings against the unpredictable British weather and extremes such as rain, frost and heat. Alex Underwood, Head of Marketing at BAL, said: “External tiling is a fast-growth segment in the UK as the trend for inside…

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  • Orac-Decor-skirting-collection-

    New from ORAC®: SX171, waterproof and paintable cover board skirting

    Want to cover up old skirting boards? Keep untidy cables and wiring out of sight?  Do you prefer skirting boards that are the same colour as your walls? ORAC®, the Belgian manufacturer of architectural profiles for floors, walls and ceilings now extends its series of skirting boards with the SX171. A cover board skirting, that’s both waterproof and paintable, and easily fitted on over existing skirting boards of up to  8.8 x 1.4 cm An…

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  • Interfloor-Tredaire Underlay

    Interfloor revealing fresh new looks at the flooring show

    Visitors to this year’s Flooring Show in Harrogate will be able to see Interfloor’s best in class underlays sporting clean new looks and upgraded technical specifications, plus some new additions to the portfolio designed to support retailers by providing an exceptional “one-stop-shop” supplying everything needed for the installation of floor coverings from one professional supplier. Interfloor has refreshed its heritage underlay brand Duralay® to position it as the contractors’ brand of choice and for more technical applications in…

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  • Hultaflors Flooring Knife

    Hultafors NEW Range of Craftsman’s Knives

    Precision, quality and long-lasting sharpness are the hallmarks of these superb new products. Hultafors Tools has extended its range of Knives for professional craftsmen and women.  With a selection of Heavy Duty Knives, Safety Knives, Chisel Knives and Utility Knives already available from Hultafors in the UK, there’s also specially designed and developed products for Electricians, Plumbers and Painters. The new Knives include those for general-purpose outdoor use as well as ones for precision tasks.…

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  • Floorwise-Spray-Adhesive

    A fix for any occasion thanks to Floorwise

    When it comes to ticking all the right boxes, floorwise has it nailed, glued, stapled and tacked thanks to one of the UK’s best collections of floorcovering accessories. From adhesives and gripper to heat seam tape, hammer tackers, staples and staplers, floorwise delivers great value, but most important of all, reliability that simply won’t let you down. Using only best quality materials, the floorwise collection has a proven track record of delivering outstanding results in…

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  • Floorwise-Diamond- Carpet Gripper

    Gripping stuff from Floorwise diamond carpet gripper

    Almost legendary in status, Diamond Carpet Gripper delivers superior hold in residential and commercial locations thanks to its extra-width and increased number of zinc-coated rust-resistant pins. Available in pre-nailed options for concrete, wood and dual-purpose, Diamond Gripper is great at delivering stability in a wide range of conditions and is made to a far higher standard than many other grippers, a fact not to be overlooked: “The quality of accessories you choose can be the…

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  • Hulta-and-Snickers

    Snickers, Hultafors, Solid Gear and Toe Guard make Light Work this summer

    For professional craftsmen and women, this summer is all about getting to know more about the top quality products from the Hultafors Group’s Premium brands, each of which deliver the leading innovations and marketing leading products in Tools, Workwear and Safety Shoes. They’re just the job for professional craftsmen and women who want to make a statement about the quality of their skills and they job they do on site. Snickers Workwear’s Next Generation working clothes…

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  • Radnor-Hills Gradus

    Gradus works with UK slip resistance group to make stairs safer

    As a member and key contributor to the UK Slip Resistance Group (UKSRG), contract interiors specialist Gradus has provided valuable input into a new guide that aims to make stairs safer. The new guide entitled “What Makes Stairs Safer?” offers an overview of the key aspects involved in creating safe internal stairs and aims to provide valuable, independent advice to anyone involved in the design, specification, construction, installation, fitting or maintenance of stairs. The document…

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  • Grippers from interfloor

    Interfloor’s revamped Gripperrods range is Best of British

    Leading flooring manufacturer Interfloor has revamped its Gripperrods ® carpet gripper range to give retailers a highly competitively priced British-made quality product that stands out from the competition. Interfloor’s ‘Regular’ carpet gripper is now being manufactured as ‘Gripperrods ®Standard’ gripper at its Dumfries factory using high quality birch wood and is engineered to give a technically superior performance compared to alternative products. The entirely UK made gripper range means customers will benefit from improved quality as…

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  • CAT-New-Price-List

    New CAT trade price list

    Accessory manufacturer C.A.T. have produced their most comprehensive Trade Price List to date.   Issue 15 contains 130 pages of C.A.T. products and prices along with informative information and profile images for easy reference.   For a copy please contact [email protected]   The trade price list is also available online with a customer trade pass number.   www.thecatweb.com  

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  • Expansion-joint-covers-Gradus

    New Gradus Expansion Joint Covers

    Contract interiors specialist Gradus has collaborated with Jointmaster®, a division within the InPro Corporation, a company Gradus has been partners with since 1997, to launch a new product range of expansion joint covers. Gradus JointMaster® profiles protect expansion joints from dirt and debris and create a safe transition between floor coverings for pedestrian and wheeled traffic. The range also enhances a building’s appearance by concealing visible expansion joints. The new range comprises of 4 different cover…

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  • Gradus-suppiles-hospital

    Gradus supplies specialist emergency care hospital

    Contract interiors expert, Gradus has supplied a comprehensive range of wall protection systems, stair edgings and carpet to the first purpose-built specialist emergency care hospital of its kind in England. Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital cares for seriously ill or injured patients from across Northumberland and North Tyneside. With emergency care consultants on site 24 hours a day, seven days a week, patients have much quicker access to specialist care, which is helping to save…

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  • Roberts-Kicker

    Roberts adds new generation knee kicker to its range

    Roberts, the leading, premium brand of flooring installation tools, has added a new generation knee kicker to its range.  The Gel Pro 505 Knee Kicker features the latest in function, innovation, technology and design, all aimed at taking the strain off the professional carpet fitter without compromising the quality of the fitting. A thick 100% gel core bumper provides comfort and greater shock absorption which reduces knee shock, while the ergonomically designed handle is padded…

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  • FN-Neuhofer-Domotex

    FN Neuhofer Holz is once again winning over clients with innovations

    Already well-known for its innovative strength and unusual marketing, the Austrian family firm FN Neuhofer Holz was once again able to win over clients at this year’s Domotex in Hanover. The new products and ranges as well as numerous models attracted plenty of attention on the extended exhibition area this year. The design of the trade fair stand, which had been enlarged by 40 m², was revised again and convinced visitors with its exclusivity, clarity, openness…

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  • Gradus-Stair-Edgings

    Gradus’ Stair Edgings Supplied to New London Office

      Contract interior specialist Gradus supplied market leading XT stair edgings to new prime office space in central London. New Ludgate, based in the heart of London, is a development of two office buildings that provide 349,555 sq ft of commercial office space, as well as retail and restaurant facilities. Occupying a unique island site, the two distinct buildings are united by a new public ‘piazzetta’ and offer outstanding work environments. Working with The Roseville…

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  • Trade over shoe

    Shoe In Pro in Vogue and GQ

    It’s not very often you see work wear being part of a high end fashion shoot but Shoe In Pro overshoes feature as an accessory in Cottweiler’s Autumn and Winter 2016 collection.  The fashion shoot took place earlier in the month and the collection is now being shown in both Vogue and GQ. Cottweiler are a forward thinking menswear label designing sports and leisure wear with an emphasis on luxury and quality of both the materials used…

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  • flooring tools

    Win £1000 worth of tools with floorwise

    floorwise is giving readers the chance to win £1,000 worth of tools of their choosing just be answering a simple question: What is the code for the Flexible Axle Seam Roller in the floorwise flooring tools catalogue? If you win this fantastic prize you can take your pick from a great range of tools from some of the biggest names in the business, as well as floorwise’s own range of high-quality tools and accessories including…

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  • PlasticBoxShop

    A toolbox built for the toughest of tasks

    Versatile, virtually invincible and great value for money, a super-tough new British-made toolbox has been launched by online retailer PlasticBoxShop. Suitable for commercial, hobby or domestic use, the toolbox has been developed from the tried and tested Wham BamBox range of ‘virtually indestructible’ plastic storage boxes, which are among PlasticBoxShop’s bestsellers. The Wham Bam Toolbox is made from a newly developed material designed to resist high impact damage, even at low temperatures which can make…

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  • Additional hall extension as a consequence of large orders

    Neuhofer Holz in Zell am Moos, Austria, has been forced to invest in a hall extension on short notice because of pleasing large orders. “This wasn’t really planned but we had to react quickly because of large orders and ensure more storage space. This investment gives us many additional pallet storage areas,” says Franz Neuhofer. The Neuhofer company premises currently have a total of 13.300 m² of storage area and thus space for 7.560 pallets…

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  • Floorwise-underlay-11-15

    Floorwise returned triumphant to The Flooring Show

    Thanks to the combined efforts of two of its northern distributors, floorwise returned to The Flooring Show with its leading range of underlays and accessories, underlining the brand’s reputation for excellent quality and value. MCA Floorwise and Floorwise North East welcomed visitors to the stand, explaining the advantages of products bearing the floorwise name in everything from high performance underlay, adhesives and subfloor preparation to profiles, covings and even knife blades. ‘We were delighted that…

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  • Kuberit-Safety-Stair-Nosings

    Küberit Safety Stair Nosings with TÜV certificate

    The safety of products is often an important factor of choice for brand preferences by architects, retailers and craftsmen. Due to this reason the German flooring profile developer and manufacturer Küberit adds to their internal quality management a further external control including certificates from a renowned institution. The TÜV Nord has recently certified many stair nosing profiles from Küberit. The aluminium profiles are available in the standard lengths 5.0 and 2.5 m and in 6 metallic colours (silver, gold, bronze, sand, stainless…

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  • CAT-Aluminium-Feline

    New Stainless finish added to CAT Feline and Naplock Flooring Trims

    CAT have specialised in the production of stainless steel sections for many years forming flooring profiles from sheet material.   In recognition of the appeal of stainless steel a new brushed stainless finish has been added to our popular range of Aluminium Feline and Naplock trims.   Suitable for residential and light commercial installations the finish involves the aluminium first being brushed then brightened with a hint of bronze electrolytic tin process introduced to create the stainless effect.…

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  • hultafors

    Get To Grips With The NEW Range of Hand Saws from Hultafors.

    As most discerning craftsmen know, Hultafors’ can deliver just about anything you need for measuring, leveling and marking; striking, cutting and chopping; even prying and wrecking. So these really are a range of Tools that can handle tough applications, last for ages and feel right when you’re working on site.   Now there’s a new addition to the Hultafors Tools’ portfolio – a range of premium quality Hand Saws – market-leading products for all-round, on-site use with…

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  • Snickers workwear-2015

    NEW Snickers Workwear Catalogue

    The latest full colour brochure is now available FREE in print or as a digital edition.  It features the world’s leading range of working clothes, the only one that will work hard on site all year round, whatever the working environment or weather condition. Whatever trade you’re in, there’s something for you in the Snickers range – Work Trousers, Work Jackets, Tool Vests Shirts, Underwear, Accessories and Tool Carriers. Complimented by Snickers Profiling and Embroidery…

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