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Design focus: 5 of the latest tile trends spotted at Cersaie 2023

The 40th edition of Cersaie took place in Bologna, Italy, in September attracting nearly 100,000 visitors – we take a ...

InsightFeatures Tue 28th Nov 2023

How Such Designs created a gem of a cloakroom full of opulent touches

Suchin Pindoria, of North West London-based family-run business Such Designs, reveals how he and his team collaborated w...

InsightFeatures Thu 23rd Nov 2023

Digital marketing: Everything you need to know about dark socials

So how do you go about quantifying dark socials – those 'invisible shares' about your brand that happen through text a...

InsightFeatures Wed 22nd Nov 2023

Sustainable style: Grazziella Wilson's 6 tile picks for an eco project

From carbon-neutral tiles created in cutting-edge workshops to reclaimed tiles giving materials a second chance at life,...

InsightFeatures Fri 17th Nov 2023

Designing tomorrow: Houzz's top 8 home renovation trends forecast

With 2024 just around the corner, home renovation and design platform Houzz has shared its top 8 design predictions for ...

InsightFeatures Thu 16th Nov 2023

Abode's Paul Illingworth – My sink and tap trend predictions for 2024

Paul Illingworth, design manager at Abode, expects to see wellness coming through in the kitchen in a variety of forms, ...

InsightFeatures Mon 13th Nov 2023

Tom Reynolds – Prioritising safety and professionalism in installation

Tom Reynolds, chief executive at the Bathroom Manufacturers Association, calls for tighter regulations in the plumbing a...

InsightFeatures Fri 10th Nov 2023

David Ventris-Field – Why InstallerSHOW is now a multi-trade event

InstallerSHOW is growing – 2023's event saw the addition of the Bathroom Zone and 2024 will see its expansion into Kit...

InsightFeatures Tue 7th Nov 2023

Egger UK's Aimee Fletcher looks ahead to the new Decorative Collection

With less than six months to go until the new Egger Decorative Collection 24+ launch, Egger UK’s design manager Aimee ...

InsightFeatures Mon 6th Nov 2023

Charlie Smallbone predicts 6 timeless trends for 2024 and beyond

Ledbury Studio founder and director Charlie Smallbone believes that homeowners should be encouraged to choose kitchen st...

InsightFeatures Wed 1st Nov 2023

Rotpunkt UK's Matt Phillips on key kitchen design trends in 2024

Following Hausmesse 2023, Rotpunkt UK head of operations Matt Phillips reveals the key kitchen design trends he believes...

InsightFeatures Mon 30th Oct 2023

Mark Conacher – 7 things I wish I'd known about the KBB industry at 18

Mark Conacher, director at installation specialist Liberty, looks back at his career and reveals the 7 pieces of advice ...

InsightFeatures Thu 26th Oct 2023

HiB's Robert Pattern on the brand's biggest product launch to date

As HiB unveils its most significant product launch so far, HiB Novum category manager Robert Pattern talks us through th...

InsightFeatures Tue 24th Oct 2023

Bill Miller – KBBG champions the power of coming together

KBBG recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in the UK and recorded the highest payout of bonuses to members to date ...

InsightFeatures Fri 20th Oct 2023

JKMR's Jayne Barber – So will AI call time on KBB industry jobs?

Jayne Barber, director of B2B research company JKMR, looks to the future and considers the implications of AI when it co...

InsightFeatures Wed 18th Oct 2023