ARDEX is one of the world's leading manufacturers of high performance flooring and tiling products.
ARDEX manufacture a complete range of high performance flooring and tiling products, and is committed to matching the right product with the right installation method to minimise time, cost and risk. ARDEX products are supported by unparalleled technical and field experts, providing valuable product knowledge and job site consultation to architects, building engineers, construction managers, specialist contractors, and professional flooring installers and tile fixers. With ARDEX, the job is done right the first time, every time!
Tramex are international leaders in the design and production of Moisture Meters, with a reputation for the highest standards in quality and innovation. Inspired by experience and knowledge of building moisture inspection, and working closely with Trinity College Dublin, one of the world's leading research-intensive universities, Tramex invented, patented and developed the first ever non-destructive moisture meters.
These award-winning products gave professionals unique and advanced ways to inspect the entire building envelope. In addition to delivering deeper and more accurate readings than an other product available, these meters also made it possible to detect and trace the source and extent of moisture problems without causing any damage to the material being tested.
The Floorwise branded range of products has developed an enviable reputation for quality and value. Linked to our unique distribution network the group continues to grow in strength by offering retailers, contractors and professional fitters an added value service.
Having supplied the flooring industry with quality products for decades Floorwise has become a name synonymous with reliability, efficient service and ultimately fantastic results, making the brand the go-to choice for many retailers, contractors and fitters time and time again.
Hanson Plywood Ltd is a leading supplier of a complete range of panel products. High quality plywood specialists offering specifically engineered panels to suit all manufacturing and construction processes.
Ideally situated in Halifax, West Yorkshire to serve the North of England and the UK as a whole.
Spotnails Ltd is a wholly owned British company that is manufacturers and suppliers of Pneumatic Tools and Collated Fastenings.
Spotnails is the longest established company in this field in the UK and the only remaining UK manufacturer of industrial staples. As well as selling Spotnails brand products we are distributors of several other leading manufacturers including Romeo Maestri, OMER, MAX, Hitachi and Makita.
Carpet Recycling UK
Our main aim is to increase the diversion of carpets from landfill. We do this through:
- Finding new end uses for recycled carpet.
- Facilitating relationships between people who want to recycle carpet and recyclers.
- Lobbying for a favourable policy environment.
- Providing practical support for carpet recyclers.
- Research and development.
- Dissemination of results at conferences, trade events and shows.
Carpet Recycling UK drives innovation in end-of-life solutions for carpets. Our vision is of a strong and diverse carpet recycling industry which recovers all carpet waste using best environmental technologies. We envisage a world where 100% of all carpet waste is diverted from landfill through re use and recycling.
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Our flooring directory has over 7,000 companies, you can search all companies by clicking the flooring directory on the menu bar or search flooring manufacturers and distributors by product category in the drop down menu.
Welwyn Tool Group
The UK's assigned importer and distributor for Leister Plastic Welding Equipment for the UK and Northern Ireland.
For decades now, Leister has been the worldwide market leader. The performance and reliability of our products makes Leister the first choice. Leister tools are used in roofing, billboards, tarpaulins, civil engineering, tunneling, landfills, plastic fabrication, flooring and shrinking to name a few.
The keyto creating a perfect, durable floor is in the preparation and PPC Group are surface preparation experts.
PPC Group provide their customers with machines and tools that are built to last and operate with minimal running costs.
Their innovative thinking, commitment to continual investment in R&D, production processes and customer care, provides their customers with the confidence and assurance that the initial investment in equipment will realise a low cost operation with reliability, for a lifetime of successful projects.
PPC Group provide unrivalled training, technical support and project guidance to ensure that you have the knowledge and expertise to get the most from your equipment and personnel, to grow your business and professional reputation.
MagiGLIDE™ UK Ltd was established in October 2010 under the leadership of award winning and highly commended Credit Suisse entrepreneur Jane Louise Pickup.
MagiGLIDE™ allows items such as furniture and appliances to be moved whenever you wanted, easily, in silence and without fear of damaging your floor. MagiGLIDE™ combines space age material, durability and easy fitting to help you do just that and on any type of internal smooth floor surface, including carpet.
Eye catching and informative retail packs and point of sale material have been created to launch the product into the retail sector, from Furniture Retailers to Hardware Stores and Flooring Retailers to Appliance Shops, such is the versatility of MagiGLIDE™.
Lifestyle Floors understand the importance of choosing a floorcovering that is a perfect fit for you and the way you live.
Lifestyle Floors offer all types of flooring from carpet, vinyl, laminate and wood to LVT design floors.
All of their products are covered by Lifestyle Floors’ extensive wear and stain warranties, so you can buy your floor with real confidence.
Their designers and makers work to produce contemporary, great value flooring that will look good in any home.
Lifestyle Floors is available from a nationwide network of independent flooring retailers, who will expertly guide you towards the right floor for you.
Skills Made Easy
Skills Made Easy is a unique programme which helps small and medium sized businesses throughout the Sheffield City Region to grow and develop their workforces by accessing the right support at the right time.
The skills based programme provides practical and impartial advice when it comes to recruiting apprentices as well as helping to overcome skills shortages by offering access to a wide range of training programmes, usually delivered at no cost to the employer.
Our experienced and knowledgeable account managers are always on hand throughout the process, helping to guide you through the process – making apprenticeship recruitment simple, easy and stress free.
Since the programme was launched in 2013, Skills Made Easy has helped over 1500 businesses throughout Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham, Mansfield, North East Derbyshire, Bassetlaw and Chesterfield.
Being an apprentice gives you the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and develop professional skills, while earning a salary, inside some of Britain’s best companies.
With an increasing number of employers welcoming apprentices, there are more opportunities than ever to get inside some of the most exciting and innovative companies in the country.
If you are an employer find out how you can employ an apprentice or start your own apprenticeship programme, whether you are a large employer or an SME.
Total People is one of the largest suppliers of work-based learning in the North West of England. As a company, we reinvest all surplus revenue straight back into improving our training initiatives. On our last inspection Total People was awarded a ‘Grade 2′, placing them in the top 15% of training providers in the entire country.
Currently supporting over 1800 employers and 4500 learners, Total People is organised into occupationally specific areas, each of which has competent and qualified Training Advisers with a wealth of knowledge in their particular field.
Yorkshire Training Partnership
YTP Ltd was established in 2000 with a Board of Directors made up of two members representing each of the four boroughs in South Yorkshire - Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley. The organisation was initially set up to liaise with the newly formed Learning and Skills Council on behalf of Training Providers, Charities, and ‘Volcom’ Sector organisations in the South Yorkshire area.
The idea was that YTP could act as an independent body representing the interests of its members covering a variety of Educational, Training and Skills issues, with the former LSC (now SFA).
SQA helps people to realise their potential and to achieve their ambitions by providing a wide range of high quality, internationally recognised qualifications and associated services.
SQA also awards a range of other qualifications, including customised awards to meet the needs of individual companies and organisations. In addition, SQA provides advice, support and services, such as expertise in assessment, that enable organisations to succeed in meeting a wide range of educational and workforce development challenges.
CITB or Construction Industry Training Board is the Industry Training Board and was established on 21 July 1964
They're are the Industry Training Board and a partner in the Sector Skills Council for the construction industry in England, Scotland and Wales. It's their job to work with industry to encourage training, which helps build a safe, professional and fully qualified workforce.
The support and funding they provide helps companies to improve skills, increase their competitiveness and respond to challenges such as the low carbon agenda, reducing costs on site and recruiting the best talent for their sector.
Fresh Prints Shop
The Fresh Prints Shop work to meet your objectives and exceed your expectations, be it a bespoke logo for a start-up, a complex brand creation or a one off t-shirt print.
They have a vast knowledge and experience in brand design and design for all things printed. They’re flexible, approachable and keen to understand your requirements. They aim to be your one stop shop for all your design, print, promotional and marketing needs.
They offer unrivalled customer service and guarantee 100% customer satisfaction.