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November 8, 2023

Reflections on terrazzo and natural stone in Venice

Marble in Venice Marble quarried from surrounding regions is much in evidence, finding a natural home in the many opulent palaces, grand churches and historic structures. There’s a diverse variety…
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August 7, 2023

All-in-one expertise, London’s renowned stone stockist

London stone specialist Diespeker & Co is not your average stockist – we are a complete service operation that supports every step of your interior projects from concept to completion.…
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April 5, 2023

Are terrazzo floor tiles suitable for underfloor heating?

In general, underfloor heating works very well with many different types of tile, including terrazzo, porcelain and ceramic. Terrazzo has higher conductivity than a natural stone like marble and granite…
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April 5, 2023

How should I prepare for installing my Diespeker floor tiles?

This will depend on what type of floor you have and what state it is in. There are different considerations for tiling on different surfaces such as wood or concrete…
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January 17, 2023

A little luxury goes a long way

Diespeker is proud to announce its new luxury range of quartzite, onyx and marble. These are all rare stones not easily obtainable in the UK - and a fantastic addition…
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April 20, 2022

How do I order free samples from Diespeker?

Ordering Samples Diespeker has such a choice of amazing natural stone and terrazzo styles – how do you know which is the right one for your project? The materials you…
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February 22, 2022

Maintaining your terrazzo countertop

If your kitchen has a terrazzo countertop, new or inherited from the previous homeowners, you’ll need to know how to keep it looking at its best. Looked after properly, a…
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November 5, 2021

What do I need to know before getting a marble worktop?

At the heart of our business is marble. Diespeker has worked with marble in the UK since we started in London in 1881. There is no denying the true beauty…
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August 2, 2021

How much does terrazzo flooring cost?

As a flooring option, terrazzo has been around for many years. Floors you walk on in hospitals, public buildings and train station concourses may well be made of terrazzo! But…
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July 21, 2021

What should I consider before buying terrazzo tiles or flooring?

Selecting a poured or tiled terrazzo floor involves a lot of different variables. Take a look at the sales process we work from below to give you an idea of…
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July 21, 2021

What should I consider before buying a terrazzo countertop?

There's lots to consider when talking about using terrazzo for countertops. We've included some of the most important points you need to know about your project before getting in touch…
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July 21, 2021

How much does a terrazzo countertop cost?

You may be thinking about using terrazzo for a countertop for your home or as part of a commercial project. But with so many options and so many companies keen…
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March 2, 2021

How do we meet slip resistance standards?

Ensure safety as well as style, read on to find out more about our slip resistance policies.
February 19, 2021

Where can I use terrazzo?

Find out the most suitable situations to use our much-loved terrazzo with this handy guide.
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February 18, 2021

What’s the best material for a kitchen countertop?

Make sure you've picked a kitchen a worktop surface that works for you!
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