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This blog is all about our Portsmouth branch and staff at Collinson Tiles South.  We are a family run tile warehouse open to the public and trade located in Farlington.  We welcome all to our friendly family run business whether you’re tiler, plumber or a member of the public!  We’ve been here since...

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Posted in News Talking Tiles! By Kim

finding retro style tiles

08/03/2017 16:43

I love anything retro and have many pieces of G-plan and Formica furniture in my house.  The design and style for its era was modern for its time, and extremely well made.  But how do you incorporate todays tiles to create a retro living space?   Well, you look back to the past and try to source wit...

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Posted in News Talking Tiles! By Kim

Many customers in our showroom are surprised about how many coloured grouts there are on the market.  We at Collinson tiles are one of the main approved independent stockists of Mapei, and stock over 30 different colours of grout and matching silicone.

 

Wood Herringbone     Kitchen Brick Tiles

 

By choosing your grout colour wisely you ...

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Posted in News Talking Tiles! By Kim

I know the British summer can be a bit unreliable but the lovely long days, light evenings, warmer days and lush bright colours have such a lovely positive effect on people.  So we thought we’d come up with some great summer tile room ideas that would hopefully give the same effect on your living sp...

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Posted in News Talking Tiles! By Jinny

There are so many wonderful tiles out there for you home, the only question is how do you choose?  So here are a few tips to help you find the perfect tile…

1) colour tones
Do you want statement colours or subtle naturals, monochrome or wood-effect, bright light whites or sophisticated greys - start b...

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Posted in News Talking Tiles! By Jinny

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