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Mapei’s smooth & repair R2 begins UK production

Mapei is transferring production of Planitop Smooth and Repair R2 to its West Midlands manufacturing centre. The rapid-setting thixotropic and fibre-reinforced, cementitious mortar can be applied in a single layer from 3 to 40mm thickness and is ideal for repairing and smoothing concrete. Paul Russell, Concrete Product Manager at Mapei commented: “Planitop Smooth and Repair is...
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Franke adds more Spark to its best-selling Pro Value range

Franke’s Spark single and 1.5 bowl inset stainless steel sinks are the latest contemporary designs to be added to best-selling Pro-Value range, designed to offer exceptional quality and style at prices within most budgets. The Spark sinks are also two of 22 sink models available in the new dual-branded Housebuilder Range from Franke and Carron...
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Keeping warm with Gaia’s underfloor heating

Gaia Climate Solutions provides two main types of underfloor heating systems; a water-based system (often referred to as hydronic or wet) and an electric system. Water-based systems essentially use warm water from the central heating system and pump it through pipe circuits underneath the floor. This type of heating uses water at a lower temperature than standard radiators which...
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Carron Phoenix adds Onda sink range to its popular Sink and Tap Value Packs

The Onda range of polished stainless steel inset sinks is the latest addition to the popular Carron Phoenix Sink and Tap Value Packs, which offer generous savings against individual retail prices. The compact, single bowl Onda 90 neatly fits a 500mm cabinet and is ideal for apartments or utility rooms, measuring 860 x 500mm. The Onda...
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