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Trade Specifications

tagged "Vinyl Floor Tiling"

The following Trade Specifications must be read in conjunction with all other Contract documentation including; Tender Letter, General Terms, Conditions of Contract for Works, Labour Only and Purchase Orders, General Construction Notes (England & Wales), Suppliers and Sub Contract Works - Customer Charter and the Company's Occupational Safety, Health & Environmental Management System.

Our aim is to enable our sub-contractors and suppliers to access key Commercial information such as Terms & Conditions, Trade Specification, etc. online as soon as they are updated and revised. We hope that this will ensure that our supply chain is always fully informed as quickly as possible.

Whilst available online, this information is also available from the Commercial Departments at our Divisional offices and will form part of any contract we place (as set out in the Order).

Please be aware that bogus web sites seeking fees for the chance of working with major contractors exist.

Jon Hayward
Senior Group Commercial Manager

Vinyl Tile, Sheet & Laminated Flooring

Revision I 01.07.2018

Minor notes under section 4 added regarding floor types used within the group.

Revision H 01.01.2018

1.12 Rewording - All flooring is to be laid using Amtico or Moduleo approved adhesive and used in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions, specification and recommendations with suitable floor preparation for the above flooring systems.

1.13 Rewording - All edges of vinyl flooring are to be sealed to skirting and doorways in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions and specification. NO SILICONE SEALANT MAY BE USED FOR 72 HOURS AFTER FLOORING HAS BEEN INSTALLED TO ALLOW ADHESIVE TO FULLY SET.

2.1, 2.2 & 2.3 Addition of or other liquid sealer / primer, or other appropriate specialist & or similar.

2.1 Rewording - Areas OF 12m2 OR Over Must be fully adhered to the sub floor.

3.4 Rewording - Gaps between the skirting & floor finish must not exceed 3mm for vinyl sheet and for Laminate/wood, a minimum of 8mm (if installed before skirtings boards there would be no gap.

Revision G 01.07.2017

This spec has had a major update to include Amtico, Moduleo & quickstep floor coverings. Based on customer care issues, noise,
subcontractor feedback and fitting guides from manufacturers.