One year after a tractor drove into the front of Period Flooring's showroom, a fire has caused £10,000 of damage. Martin Murray, the owner of the company, had been about to reopen his showroom before Christmas when Covid-19 forced him to shut up shop after lockdown in March. Period Flooring product ...Continue Reading
WHEN Brian King returned to Manchester from his holiday, he was puzzled ...Continue Reading
AT Venice airport, Brian King watched the flight information screen opposite. Being ...Continue Reading
Owing to the coronavirus crisis, the CFJ/CFA Awards has been postponed and will now not take place on Friday 19 June, but on Friday 11 September by video instead. Winners have been selected in each ...Continue Reading
THE County Kildare offices of Hewlett Packard Enterprise have been fitted with carpet tiles and LVT from IVC Commercial, which describes itself as the world’s fastest-growing flooring company. IVC Commercial’s Academic View carpet tile from the Art Exposure collection has ...Continue Reading
Kay describes some of the marketing challenges facing companies in the contract flooring business, as our industry emerges into the post-Covid-19 world.
IT’s been a tough time for the UK flooring sector, no doubt about that.
As the lockdown forced by the pandemic has eased, all companies should be working hard to keep in touch with and retain their existing customer base. Whether that consists of architects and specifiers, tradesmen,...
CFJ talks to Chris Knight, commercial director at Tyrrell Flooring, about the evolution and tradition of one of London’s oldest flooring contractors by David Strydom.
IF you’re going to celebrate a significant birthday, as Tyrrell Flooring is doing, you might as well do so in a year nobody will forget. And there’s no chance anybody is going to forget 2020 in a hurry.
At 60, the company, founded in Hackney in 1960 by Ron Tyrrell, is one of the...
WHETHER or not we like it, Google rules the roost when it comes to finding what we want. The first thing we all say when we want to know the answer to any question is ‘Google it!’
So, if your website doesn’t comply with Google’s ‘rules’, it’s all too easy for your website to stop earning its keep and in some cases it’s all too easy for it to become an expensive waste of time.
If that sounds harsh then think of it this way, when was the last...
Chris discusses the variables to consider when determining how to make flooring installations resistant to water, including new alternatives to traditional solutions.
MAKING flooring installations suitable for damp and humid environments, including wet-rooms, depends on how much water they will be exposed to. There are variables to consider when determining how to make flooring installations resistant to water, including new alternatives to...
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