Abbeygate Tiles – New Products

Adding new products to our already extensive range is paramount to keeping our position as the premier supplier in the local tile market place. Below are the latest ranges and products now on display in our showroom. In addition we are now large stockists of Ardex, who are the industry leader in tiling, flooring and waterproofing products. We also stock many products from the trade tool specialist, Rubi.

Edimax products (made in Italy) include coloured body glazed porcelain tiles for wall and floor, high quality and an innovative design, with a wide variety of surfaces, colours and sizes. Each collection is inspired by research aimed at interpreting national and international trends, focused on various market segments, providing ample aesthetic and functional solutions for professionals in this sector.

Astor is a sister company to Edimax, believing in the same qualities and philosyphy of its neighbour. Offering different design and size options to Edimax, Astor has a design and development style of its own.

Original Style is one of UK’s largest manufacturers of tiles and one of the largest distributors of mosaics, glass and natural stone, specialising in wall and floor tiles. The products are available from 2,000 independent outlets worldwide, as they are exported to over 60 countries. Original Style is also widely perceived to be one of the design leaders in the European tile industry, with a strong focus on Victorian floor tiles.

Check out the Original Style new web site ‘Tile Visualiser‘, various room settings rendered with a choice of tiles available from the various OS ranges.

England’s leading producer of hand crafted tiles, the Winchester Tile Company continues to design its tiles in Devon’s historic city of Exeter. The manufacturer treats tile making as art – everything the company creates is based on its unique combination of years of experience and artisan skills. The Winchester Tile Company offers three ranges of products: Residence, rustic and very stylish, Artisan – timeless, mellow tones inspired by nature and clever detailing, and Classic – a charming choice of co-ordinating colours, mouldings and hand painted designs.

The Dorset Woolliscroft Collection is a comprehensive range of quality, hard wearing, fully vitrified porcelain slip resistant floor tiles for internal and external use. Dorset Woolliscroft floor tiles and fittings have been developed with specific areas of usage in mind: dry/wet areas with heavy footfall, wheeled traffic areas, weather exposed situations – in fact, wherever slip resistance qualities are essential.

First choice for reliability and quality. For more than 60 years, Ardex has been a quality leader in the flooring and tiling industries, the brand of choice for installers and distributors. Ardex today is still an independent family-owned business. This means that in their continuous efforts to achieve market-shaping innovations, Ardex have been able to retain their most important tradition: uncompromising quality. This is something Ardex guarantee by applying the latest rigidly enforced quality assurance procedures, making it no coincidence that Ardex is regarded as a premium partner of the construction industry.

Germans Boada, S.A., RUBI®, has its origins in 1951 with the invention of a manual cutter for hydraulic mosaic work, created by the Boada brothers. This new tool had an excellent reception receiving a diploma of honour and the gold medal at the first national exhibition of inventions, held in Barcelona in 1953. The new tool, christened with the name of RUBI® served as a foundation pillar for this company which now designs, manufactures and distributes machinery and tools for the construction industry specialising in tile laying equipment and along with other building materials.