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CONTENTS COVER STORY 12


SWITCH TODAY FOR A GREENER FUTURE As part of F. Ball’s commitment to reducing plastic


waste, Stopgap 400 Repair compound and Stopgap 500 Micro Floor Finishing compound are now available in fully- recyclable eco-pouches. We find out more.


REGULARS


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SPOTLIGHT: ALTRO CELEBRATES A CENTENARY


Innovation and partnership are the key to the company’s century of success, says Altro CEO Richard Khan.


MAKEOVER OF THE MONTH: GREEN & CLEAN


Swedish wood specialist Kährs has been chosen by ethical handmade cosmetics company Lush to provide flooring for their flagship UK stores, offices, spas and studios.


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PRODUCTS AND SERVICES The latest launches and updates from across


the industry.


10 QUESTIONS WITH… This month, we chatted with Mark Brooks, Northern


Sales Representative Flooring, EGGER (UK) Ltd about what attracted him to the industry and how he thinks it’s developing.


CLERKENWELL DESIGN WEEK PREVIEW


A DECADE OF DESIGN WEEK A major celebration takes place this May in London’s


Clerkenwell district as CDW 2019 marks its 10th birthday. We find out what’s in store for the international design community.


18 INDUSTRIAL FLOORING


ON THE FACTORY FLOOR Sherwin-Williams finds the finish for the rejuvenation of one of Yorkshire’s foremost manufacturing powerhouses.


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THE BRIGHT SPARK’S GUIDE To help eliminate the risk that static-electricity can


pose to manufacturing plants, Flowcrete UK provides expert guidance on anti-static flooring.


HOTEL & LEISURE


A PIECE OF MANCHESTER’S HISTORY When the Place ApartHotel was in search of a


parquet floor that would be in keeping with the building's heritage, they turned to The Solid wood Flooring Company.


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04 | CONTENTS


TURN TO STONE Robert Merry of The Stone Consultants outlines


some of the key considerations when selecting the correct stone for a hotel or leisure facility.


SUBFLOOR PREPARATION


PREPARE FOR SUCCESS Poor surface preparation can lead to costly floor


failures. With this in mind, the UltraFloor Technical Team have produced a simple guide which explains the correct process to follow.


MAKING THE RIGHT CHOICE The Preparation Group discusses the main factors to


consider when selecting tools to hire for preparing subfloors.


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