Technical Articles

These articles cover current industry related topics and installation guides to get the most from your products.

How to use UltraFloor Smoothing Underlayments on Calcium Sulphate Screeds

4th October 2021

Flowable calcium sulphate screeds, also known as anhydrite, hemi hydrite and gypsum screeds have man...

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Common Tiling Terms

4th October 2021

There is a great deal of terminology used within the tiling industry The following is a collection o...

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Floor Tiling – Sand/cement screed

4th October 2021

Instructions The screed must have cured and dried under good ambient conditions Any cracks should be repaired with a rapid repair mortar Any weak or friable screed should be removed and repaired Movem...

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Floor Tiling – Concrete

4th October 2021

The main consideration for laying floor tiles is the fact that once in use, they are not just decora...

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Floor Tiling – Tiled

4th October 2021

The main consideration for laying floor tiles is the fact that once in use, they are not just decora...

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Floor Tiling – Timber/Wood

4th October 2021

Backer board A – Floorboards B – Adhesive C – Backer board D – Apply adhesive (flexible only should be used) E – Install tiles F – Grout all Instructions Unlike sand/cement screed an...

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Floor Tiling – Asphalt

4th October 2021

The main consideration for laying floor tiles is the fact that once in use, they are not just decora...

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Grouting Tips

4th October 2021

The finished look of a tiling installation is down to the design and the tiles selected There are, h...

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Movement joints in a tiling installation

4th October 2021

Background to movement joints Regardless of the type of tile being used, they must all be considered as ‘solid’ materials with very little dimensional change despite conditions Building movement m...

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