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It’s tough, it’s durable and it lasts… and lasts

Value for money, the best product – these qualities don’t often go hand-in-hand but in the world of waterproofing a tried and tested product that offers exceptional longevity and one that is highly resistant to wear and tear no matter what gets thrown at it is mastic asphalt. Providing such excellent wear – with a [...]

2017-09-14T17:05:07+00:00 October 31st, 2016|News|

(MAT) mastic asphalt terrazzo flooring – A smart choice for licensees 

In the competitive world of bars, clubs and restaurants, it’s all about retaining existing customers and luring in new ones.  With the look and feel to these establishments playing such a huge part in customer satisfaction, it’s important for specifiers to get it right when choosing materials – and their choice of floor is one [...]

2017-09-14T17:06:44+00:00 October 14th, 2016|News|

Car parks- a new social hub

Car parks are an important asset in any town or city and are a gateway into many fantastic retail destinations.  While they serve an obvious purpose to the driving public, when they are less in use, for example at night, these utilitarian building structures need not be a wasted commodity.  With over 6000 multi-storey car [...]

2017-09-14T17:08:47+00:00 September 28th, 2016|News|

Mastic asphalt creates space for rooftop playgrounds

With the latest Department of Education forecast saying that an extra 750,000 school places will be needed in England by 2025, under pressure and resourceful primary schools are transforming their roofs into playgrounds to create much needed space. The greatest demand for space is within inner city schools and so specifiers are turning to one [...]

2017-09-19T09:58:52+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|News|

Keeping uk shopping malls high and dry

From Brent Cross in London to Union Square in Aberdeen, Bluewater in Kent to Kirkgate in Bradford, shopping malls across the UK must not only provide an attractive, modern shopping environment with a good tenant mix, they must provide a secure, high-quality and low maintenance environment.  Faced with the worst of Britain’s weather, these large [...]

2017-09-19T10:05:41+00:00 July 18th, 2016|News|

Protecting the car park asset with mastic asphalt

A tough, durable and widely used waterproofing system for centuries, Mastic asphalt has been the system of choice for waterproofing roofs, flooring and tanking.  With its inherent strength and market leading longevity, a new generation of mastic asphalts offering  greater flexibility, durability and a wide range of colours are being used extensively in design situations [...]

2017-09-19T10:11:40+00:00 June 27th, 2016|News|

Mastic asphalt, an integral part of our nation’s heritage

The sprawling megalopolis of London is revered across the world for its architectural heritage but as you wander around the capital city, there is a building material that is highly effective, long lasting and featured in many an historic and prestigious building.  From Buckingham Palace to St Paul’s Cathedral, mastic asphalt has the longevity necessary [...]

2017-09-19T10:15:59+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|News|

A Short History of Mastic Asphalt

Mastic Asphalt is one of the world’s most traditional waterproofing materials and has had a long and successful history, providing unbeatable protection from water penetration for centuries. Renowned for its high quality appearance and robust nature, when was it first used and what makes it so appealing today? A material that can boast a history [...]

2017-09-19T10:22:00+00:00 May 12th, 2016|News|

MAC Awards

The 2016 MAC Contractor of the Year Awards are coming… Every year, the MAC Awards crowns the year’s very best projects and contractor. The prestigious ceremony ensures valuable publicity for the winners, boosts business and creates demand from potential customers looking to employ the country’s top mastic asphalt contractors. So don’t delay, get your entries [...]

2017-09-19T10:23:28+00:00 May 1st, 2016|News|