Keburs Contempo Porcelain Range

Its here! Over the last year Kebur have been carefully selecting the finest porcelain from Spain and Italy for our new Contempo Porcelain range. We have the items available to order in store and online. The range features a number of different colours and styles including a wood effect paving and French Limestone replicas. This 20mm thick porcelain stoneware tile is especially designed for outdoor use. Its high resistance to breaking load and stress, as well as its extraordinary slip-resistant features, make this an ideal tile for outdoor areas, both public and private. Unlimited Durability: Anti-icing and fireproof High resistance to chemical and atmospehric agents Not affected by moss or insects Easy to maintain and clean. Does not absorb stains. Fade & scratch resistant Our porcelain is currently a stock item, our 2017 brochure will be available soon. For any further questions please contact us on 01252 517571 or email us sales@kebur.co.uk    ...

Kebur visit Italian trade shows

In September Cliff and Ian headed to Italy to attend a couple of international trade shows. Firstly they visited the Cersaie exhibition in Bologna. A huge show with many, many ceramic tile manufacturers showcasing their new products. Ceramics is a big industry in Italy and most of the exhibitors were Italian, whilst there were also representatives from other nations including Spain and Germany. The use of porcelain for external paving has been commonplace in Europe for the last few years and more and more it is being used in this country due to it’s low maintenance. Improved technology has also meant that more high quality finishes can be applied to the porcelain nowadays and so there are many designs to choose from. Whilst the majority of exhibitors were concentrating on internal tiles a substantial number of manufacturers were displaying 20mm thick outdoor paving. A number of products are under consideration, so look out for the new Kebur Porcelain range coming soon! The second show they attended was the Marmomacc Fair in Verona. This show, in it’s 51st edition is the largest dedicated to the natural stone business in the world and attracts exhibitors and visitors from all over the world. The show has four sections; Machinery & Equipment, Tools & Chemicals, Unprocessed Stone and finally what is of interest to us; Stone & Design. The show represents an excellent chance for us to catch up with existing suppliers and also meet potential new ones with their latest products and ideas. Of course not all Natural Stone is suitable to be used as external paving in the UK, but there are a number of new...