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Porcelain vs Ceramic: the big debate

The term ‘porcelain’ often conjures up thoughts of tiles, teacups and fragile collectables, while ceramic is an arguably better-known term in the kitchen and bathroom industry, most often referring to sanitary ware, countertops and surfaces. Ceramic is an extremely durable, water, stain, and wear resistant material that is easy to . . .

How to turn your bathroom walls into a focal point with the right tiles

With the walls and floor of the bathroom being such a large expanse of space, this is where the eye is naturally drawn, so selecting tiles that will make a focal point and using this as a starting point for the design of the rest of the room is often . . .

Ocean Stone meets style and function for all the family

Wanting a surface that would be in keeping with the style of their property overall while more than meeting the demands of their busy modern lifestyles, the owners of this beautiful property chose Ceralsio to be a practical focal point of their new kitchen. With the mid-century features of their . . .

A kitchen of contrasts comes together with Ceralsio

Ceralsio ceramic surfaces take centre-stage in the kitchen revamp of a railway cottage in south-east London, with a marble effect drawing the eye and enhancing the warm, welcoming environment that the owners have worked so hard to successfully create. In a certain light, the colours can be misconstrued as a . . .

How to create a warm, welcoming guest bathroom

The guest bathroom should be a pleasant, comfortable space that will impress friends and family. Whether you’re creating a space for a new guest bathroom or remodelling an existing one, the aim should always be to create a welcoming space for overnight company. Well-placed candles and soft towels are all . . .

Bathroom Wall and Floor Tiles

Which Should I Pick? Much focus and attention goes on selecting sanitaryware and brassware when refitting the bathroom, but just as influential on the overall look and feel of the space will be the tiles. The wall and floor tiles chosen for the bathroom will set the tone for the . . .

Refresh Your New Kitchen on a Budget

The kitchen is one of the most lived in areas of the home and as spring approaches it’s common to want to give it an update and refresh. If you’ve just moved into a property, the last thing on your mind is likely to be a complete revamp of the . . .

How to create a broken-plan kitchen

Open-plan kitchens are a very popular way of making the most of your downstairs space and certainly meet the needs of modern-day living. Blending practical tasks such as cooking, with dining and socialising, an open-plan space ensures the kitchen really is at the heart of the home. However, there is . . .

Kitchen extensions – what works best and where to start

Extending your kitchen can pay dividends in terms of value to your property but also your home life. The kitchen is the hub of the home after all, so knocking down walls and extending out to the side or rear garden will extend the space and give you much more . . .

Bathroom trends for 2018

New year new bathroom? If you are planning a re-fit in 2018 take a look at what’s on-trend in the bathroom style stakes. Comfort & relaxation – In 2018 the shift towards bathrooms that are as big on escapism and comfort as they are on practicality and function will continue . . .