Tile Fix Direct Blog


Brand Focus: Ardex

For over 60 years, Ardex has been supplying some absolutely essential products needed to create the perfect wetroom. At Tile Fix Direct, we are pleased to stock Ardex’s fantastic range of grouting, tanking and tile adhesive supplies.

Who Are Ardex?

Ardex began life over 60 years ago in Germany. Since then, they have grown comfortably to achieve worldwide sales of over €450 million. Their place in the UK tile fixing market was assured with the introduction of the Ardex X7 – still a market leader to this day! Read more

Control Your Devimat Underfloor Heating With DEVIlink™

Your underfloor heating system should be as easy to use as any other electronic system in your house. There are a few things you need to know before installing a wireless heating control system to make sure you get the most out of it. We are going to give you some information on the Devimatunderfloor heating, which can use DEVIlink; a wireless control system that allows you to control the temperature in any room of your house.

What Does A DEVIlink Wireless System Do?

A DEVIlink wireless heating control system, used with Devimat underfloor heating, is invaluable for ensuring that your rooms are all as warm or cool as you need them to be. Your family may all have different ideas of what temperature is just right, or you may decide certain rooms need less heating. For example, if you spend a lot time cooking in the kitchen, you might keep the floor temperature lower as cooking is going to warm the room up. Similarly, bathrooms can be kept at a lower heat due to the steam generated from showering. Read more

Complete Your Wet Room With An Orbry Wet Room Shower Tray

There are many different options to choose from when deciding how you want your new bathroom, such as whether to have a bath, shower or both, or how to decorate the room to make it exactly how you want it.

One of the most versatile options you can choose for bathroom design is a wet room, which allows you to create the perfect sized shower that you can design with your own chosen colours or patterns. With an Orbry wet room shower tray, you have the freedom to design a wet room that is perfect for you. Read more

Getting the Right Wet Room Shower Screen

Getting the right shower screen is an important part of designing your perfect wetroom. In this blog, we discuss what to consider when purchasing the right wet room shower screen.

What is a Wet Room Shower Screen?

An optional extra, a wet room shower screen can be used to contain the spray from your shower, keeping your bathroom accessories and linen dry. Most modern shower heads are powerful and so can quickly soak surrounding towels if not protected. With a shower screen installed, you can easily keep excess water from spreading around the rest of your wetroom, whilst still enjoying the open plan area. Read more

What is a Wet Room Shower Tray?

Wet Room Shower Trays are becoming more popular across the UK, especially when replacing old shower trays that are susceptible to flexing. Over the years, the fitting of sleek, contemporary wet room shower trays suits the streamlined, modern look of wet rooms.

What is a Wet Room Shower Tray?

A wet room shower tray is designed to drain away the water from your wet room or walk-in shower. Many wet room shower trays incorporate a small fall or incline in their design. This is done to ensure that after you’re finished showering, any excess surface water or puddles have been drained away. Read more

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