Vodka offer: UK flooring contractor is offered vodka in lieu of cash after fitting carpets in Moscow pub
Caroline Hardy meets a flooring contractor who has been in the trade for 47 years and has seen it all. IF Roger Lilley hadn’t been sacked from his first job after only 30 minutes when he was 15, he may not have had the successful career he has now. This year, Roger will have been at the helm of Nottingham-based Roger Lilley Read more
DUMPING THE ‘GREEN CRAP’
FLOORING contractors understand as well as anyone the need for practices to conserve the environment. Procedures to reuse, reduce and recycle are almost like second nature to many, not least because they carry financial incentives. As for manufacturers of flooring, the credo of Read more...
Sustainability consultant Alan Best speaks to Jason Crump, md at Tarkett UK. Here is their conversation: Alan Best: Jason, please tell me a little of your background in the flooring industry before you took up your current position as md of the UK arm of Tarkett described as the world’s largest resilient flooring company? Jason Crump: I have been in the flooring industry now for most of my working life, starting in a sales role with Tomkinsons Carpets before Read more
YOU won’t be surprised to hear that there is a great deal of work carried out behind the scenes by the CFA to ensure that we can
continue to offer the many, varied
and valuable benefits of membership.
Subfloors and screeds require special attention from floorlayers:
BAL Adhesives says its Quickset Cement offers outstanding on-site performance, providing a fast-track screed that accepts foot traffic in just three hours. Significant time savings are reportedly made compared to using traditional OPC screeds, for example three weeks on swimming Read more
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