Patchwork is hot, it’s been hot for a while and it’s getting hotter. This is one trend which doesn’t seem to be passing anytime soon. The continent is going crazy for patchwork and the UK is following suit.
So we looked at the popularity of this trend and have found some collections we love that are available in our showrooms. The beauty of patchwork is that it works on floors, on kitchen walls, in bathrooms and as feature panels…it’s such a versatile design. You might be thinking ‘oh patchwork, that’s brave!’ but fear not, we’ve got some in bold designs, and some subtle designs that are part of existing collections, they don’t all have to be wild and in-your-face colours.Read more
Saturday 14th May 2016 saw the annual Tile Association Awards which this year took place at St Johns Hotel and Conference Centre in Solihull. It was at this awards ceremony that the wall tile of the year was decided and we are pleased to announce that the Laccio Collection which is part of the Pure Collection of tiles from Peronda Ceramicas. This range is one of our new tile collections that we now stock, in fact our stock arrived only two days after the Tile Association Awards.Read more
Following on from our last blog, our next favorite to talk about is these beauties…
The popularity of wood effect flooring has soared in the last few years and is looking to be a top trend for 2016; an increasing amount of both households and commercial properties are now opting to use the especially versatile option of tiling to create their desired wooden floor effect.Read more
Tiles are, of course, a brilliant and easy way to completely re-invent a wall or floor. Why bother with any other type of flooring when they fade, chip and peel. Tiles last a lifetime. In fact, because tiles are so long-lasting, they also help to improve the value of your home. Long gone are the days where tiles were plain, square and boring. Now, there are thousands of different designs. From wood effect, through to captivating geometric décor tiles. This month we will show you our current favourite kitchen floor tiles and hopefully lend you a hand with the everlasting struggle to decide what exactly it is you want.Read more
On Wednesday the 2nd March Rees Tiles and Flooring Milnthorpe hosted its first trade day where representatives from Kerakoll and marcrist came along to showcase their products and answer any questions. The day was attended by many of our trade contacts from tilers to bathroom fitters and joiners to builders and I think everyone who came along enjoyed seeing new products and learning more about the old ones as well as enjoying award winning pies from Milnthorpe Butchers.Read more
It’s been a tough few months at our Lancaster Showroom. Unfortunately, like many in the North West we were affected by the devastating floods, which meant the closure of our showroom for 6 weeks.Read more