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  • A Cumberlidge flooring specialists

    New breath of life for art gallery floor

    Leading commercial flooring specialists, A Cumberlidge, have recently completed a flooring refurbishment at the prestigious Cooper Art Gallery in Barnsley. Home to the Cooper Trustees’ collection of 17th to 20th century paintings, watercolours and drawings by artists including JMW Turner, Wadsworth and Atkinson Grimshaw, the gallery’s permanent collection contains over 400 works from a wide range of artists and is visited by many thousands of people from all over the world each year. The gallery…

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  • Tender – NML Refurbishment Works to Lower Horseshoe Flooring

    Open opportunity – This means that the contract is currently unfulfilled but active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to contact them with bid applications. Contract summary Industry – Construction and Real Estate, Other Services Location of contract – North West Value of contract — Published date – 05 July 2017 Closing date – 20 July 2017 Contract start date – 07 August 2017 Contract end date – 08 September 2017 Description Lower Horseshoe Gallery is situated on the…

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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-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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  • 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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  • Osmo-Decking-Oil

    Osmo meets the demands for Wooden Decking

    Osmo UK, the eco-friendly wood and finishes expert, offers a range of decking oils to protect and maintain the beauty and quality of exterior decking. The product range provides resistance against water and dirt, while also offering an appealing satin oil-based protective finish. Made from natural plant oils, organic pigments and water-repellent additives, the micro-porous finish allows the wood to breathe, a factor that is essential for exterior wood. The eco-friendly ingredients help to regulate…

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  • Gypsumtools sole UK distributor for Full Circle Brand

    One of the UK’s leading distributors of plastering tools and equipment has been granted sole product distribution rights by yet another leading name. After a long selection process, Leicester-based Gypsumtools was announced sole UK distributor for the Full Circle brand, which provides top of the range sanding products that are used the world over. The owners of the US Company, which is based in Garfield, Minnesota, pride themselves on the high quality results that come…

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  • Systainer promotion for Fein multimaster

    Providing customers with even more versatility, FEIN has launched a promotional MultiMaster set that includes the FMM 350 Q plus 41 accessories housed in its Systainer tool case. Containing the brand new FEIN MultiMaster 350 Q, which has 35 per cent more power than its predecessor yet produces 70 per cent less vibration and 50 per cent less noise, the promotional set is available until 30 June 2015 at participating retailers. In addition, the set contains…

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  • Floorskills fein

    Fein helps next generation of floor layers

    FEIN has partnered with FloorSkills training centre, one of the leading fully funded Flooring Apprenticeship and NVQ providers in the country, to supply high quality power tools that are now helping apprentices and current flooring professionals achieve new qualifications. Donating multiple new MultiMasters to the training centre, FEIN has enabled the flooring apprentices to begin their training with the best tools for the job. FEIN’s new Multimaster 350 Q is particularly useful to the flooring…

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  • Belgium-Brussels: Wood flooring tender

    Official EU reference: 425251-2014 Procurer reference: CdR/DL/122/2014. Published on: 16/12/2014 Deadline date:15/01/2015 Name of the buying organisation: COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS (COR) Summary of the contract Replacement of the wood flooring in an office building. The Committee of the Regions (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Committee’) intends to enter into a framework contract, mainly for works to replace the current bamboo parquet flooring in the main building of the Committee of the Regions and the European…

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  • Osmo 3092

    Woodwork is Golden with Osmo UK

    Osmo UK’s Polyx®-Oil range is most commonly used on wooden flooring, but as woodwork expert and YouTube blogger, Peter Parfitt has highlighted, it is also a great finish for other wooden furniture. Peter’s latest video – – walks viewers through the construction of a wooden picture frame.  As the design was for a proud set of grandparents, Peter wanted to bring the frame to life and so, chose Osmo’s Polyx®-Oil Effects Gold finish. After sanding the…

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  • Master Installer Quick-Step

    The rise of the Master Installer

    The Academy for Excellence in Flooring can now boast that nigh-on 200 certified and highly qualified Master Installers are enjoying the benefits of being aligned to one of the most powerful brands in the business. As the Academy gears up to for new one-day courses designed to polish skills and a new course geared towards better sales, the Master Installer scheme still remains very much at the heart of its operation. “When we opened the…

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  • Osmo Polyx Oil

    Osmo spruces up bespoke bedroom furniture

    Osmo UK’s eco-friendly wood finishes have been used to protect and enhance a selection of handmade bedroom furniture. Fine furniture and cabinet maker, SBT Design was contracted to design two bedside cabinets and a large dresser.  The furniture needed to be durable enough to withstand the knocks of daily living. For this reason, SBT Design created the furniture from a combination of solid and veneered Walnut. To ensure optimum protection, the cabinet maker specified a…

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  • Fein Tools

    Fein’s cutting edge Multimaster promotion

    Saving customers up to £66.97, FEIN is marking the success of its next generation MultiMaster launched earlier this year, by offering a range of promotional sets that include free saw blades, available until 31 December 2014. With five extra E-Cut long-life saw blades now on offer the FEIN Multimaster 350 Q, which has 35 per cent more power than its predecessor yet produces 70 per cent less vibration and 50 per cent less noise, is…

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  • Grey Wood flooring finish


    Osmo UK is continuing to expand its offering of internal wood finishes with the introduction of two new colours, Granite Grey and Silk Grey, to its Wood Wax Finish Transparent range. Neutral colours are proving to be a popular choice this year when it comes to wood finishes. While some are after a bright splash of colour, others are requesting a subtle shade. Granite Grey and Silk Grey extend the range to seventeen different colours,…

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  • Quick-Step Academy 04-14

    Uptake on the up for 2014 at the Quick-Step Academy

    As wood, laminate and LVT installers look for a competitive edge for 2014, the Quick-Step Academy for Excellence in Flooring has reported an excellent uptake in courses over the beginning of the year. With record numbers signing up to become a Master Installer and Foundation level courses filling fast, the Academy is busier than ever and with lower prices for 2014, places for future courses are already being taken by industry professionals wanting to gain…

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  • uk flooring jan 2014

    Appearance and value make Home Choice a firm favourite

    As illustrated by the European Vanilla Oak Engineered wood flooring, the Home Choice range from UK Flooring Direct gives an exclusive appearance to modern homes as well as offering exceptional value at an affordable price point, reflected in its popularity and high sales. Showcasing a very natural and matt appearance, European Vanilla Oak boards show a delightful range of light tones ranging from cream through to dusky browns, as well as characteristic knots and whirls…

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  • Reap the rewards of becoming a Quick-Step Master Installer

    Reap the rewards of becoming a Quick-Step Master Installer

    Quick-Step Master Installer Fitters who have completed the comprehensive courses offered by the Quick-Step Academy are reaping the rewards of being registered with one of the premier flooring companies in the world at a time when homeowners are demanding only the best tradesmen. Places on the Academy’s courses are filling up fast, as more and more fitters are recognising the benefits of becoming a Quick-Step approved tradesperson. As Darren Robinson, training manager, Quick-Step Academy explains,…

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  • Osmo flooring column


    DON’T REPLACE – RECYCLE, REPAIR AND RENOVATE   Steve Grimwood, Managing Director of Osmo UK, looks at the ease of repair and renovation of wood flooring. Unlike many of the traditional lacquers, damaged areas on floors treated with hardwax oils can be sanded and re-treated with the same products without any visible brushmarks. When making a repair, isolate the damaged area using masking tape. You should then evenly sand the area, following the grain of…

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    As the new build market continues to remain static, refurbishment projects are still a strong revenue potential for contractors working in the building industry today.  An integral element is the rejuvenation of flooring and Osmo UK continues to invest in product development for this market.  Osmo’s Wood Filler is the ideal product to remove abrasions on wooden floors, helping to achieve a floor’s ‘as-new’ appearance. A natural wooden floor will, of course, sustain its fair…

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  • Quick-Step Academy

    Make your mark with Quick-Step Academy

    Quick-Step Academy underlined the importance of its courses at this year’s Flooring Show in Harrogate, while the government-endorsed scheme of which it is a member, Trustmark, revealed website search figures of over 25,000 for flooring installers since January 2012. The only Government endorsed scheme of its kind in the UK, Trustmark covers everything from aerial installers through to tree surgeons, providing consumers with a source of high quality reliable and trustworthy tradespeople that are independently…

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  • Stonegate C43 floor sander saves time and money

    Preparing floors for a perfect finish has traditionally been a time consuming and labour intensive process. Slight undulations and imperfections needed to be removed using heavy sanding machines manoeuvred by at least two operatives. The C43 flooring machine from Stonegate changes all of that. At just 45kg, the machine is light enough to be be transported and handled by one operative, but has more than enough power and weight to carry out the most demanding…

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  • The new sanding machine TIMBA is able to do any type of wood floor!

    The new sanding machine TIMBA is able to do, on any type of wood floor, jobs that traditionally are made with 3 different machines: • Smooth like a traditional belt sanding machine. • Finishes the floors like a monobrush. • Sands up to the skirting boards of the walls like a edge machine. Sanding Dust Free ! • Dust free thanks to the vacuum kit system. • Multi directional workability thanks to the 360° directional…

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