What should be considered when choosing swimming pool surrounds?

Rubber floor tiles used as swimming pool surrounds

Modern swimming pool surrounds

Swimming pool surrounds, the part immediately surrounding the pool, need not only to have a great look, but also be made of quality material as they have to withstand damaging weather and water influences. Take these 6 decisive factors into account when choosing swimming pool surrounds. Continue reading

All-weather garden terrace for play and leisure

A small terrace in the garden, with Warco 43 mm terrace tiles

A private garden terrace set up with Warco terrace tiles

Sit back and relax on your beautiful garden terrace after a long day. Make your garden terrace your favourite corner of the world, where you and your family can relax all year long.

Choosing the right flooring for a garden terrace is a tricky task – it has to be stable and durable, to withstand weather influences and shifts in the ground. On the other hand, comfortable and pleasant to walk and play on. Ideally, it should also be suitable for garden furniture and barbecuing.  Continue reading

Ready for a makeover of your terrace? Incredibly easy terrace renovation in one afternoon.

Roof terrace before, during and after renovation

A small flat roof renovated with black outdoor terrace tiles by WARCO.

Does your terrace look a bit shabby and weather-beaten? Is your old flooring falling apart? See how easy and long-lasting terrace renovation is with rubber floor tiles.

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Cushioning rubber matting for a home gym, fitness studio, exercise and weight room

Rubber safety tiles installed at gyms and weight rooms to insulate and protect joints.

We are more and more aware of how to train in a clever and healthy way – we use better shoes, safer equipment and do controlled workouts.

We know that running on hard concrete can harm our joints, whereas exercising in a stuffy basement on a cold floor or dirty carpet is just not healthy. Continue reading

Rubber tiles in a horse stable – cut your expenses by 75%!

Stable mats made of rubber granulate provide thermal insulation and comfort in a horse stall.Rubber stable mats is an economical and easy-care solution for horse stalls, barns and paddocks. Traditional bedding needs to be used only in the ‘toilet area,’ which takes up about 1/4th of a stall.

All horse-owners know it probably too well that horse keeping is a costly enterprise. And yet, the horse’s health, vitality and well-being go before all the rest. So, if you care about your horse and want to cut down the expenses, Continue reading

WARCO team at Al Fares Dubai 2012

Stable mats by Warco Rubber Tiles are horse-friendly and economical.

Warco rubber equine mats presented at 9th International Equine Trade Fair in Dubai

Last autumn Warco had a pleasure to participate in the prestigious Al Fares – International Equine Trade Fair in Dubai, in United Arab Emirates. There we presented our rubber floor tiles. Surprisingly, not only did our equine mats spark widespread interest but also our terrace and playground mats.

Dubai – a fascinating city of international business and breathtaking skyscrapers welcomed us warmly: 38°C on an October day. We could quickly learn that this is not a problem, as people rarely go outside and air-conditioning works in all buildings and means of transport.

The city seems to be a perfect place to hold an equine fair. In UAE, equine culture is highly developed, just as it is on the entire Arabian Peninsula. Continue reading

Is rubber granulate floor expensive?

Rubber flooring, compared to other flooring materials, has competitive prices.

Let’s see if rubber granulate flooring pays off compared with traditional flooring for home and garden. What will save you money and where can you buy rubber floor tiles?

An average cost of 1 sq.m. of a terrace tile made of rubber granulate ranges from 20 to 50 £, depending on the tile thickness. Wood deck tiles cost from 15 to 100 £ while terrace boards are even more expensive. Continue reading

Modern and ecological roof terrace design

This roof terrace design is modern and children-friendly. Elegant, mosaic tiles resemble granite.

Design a great roof terrace with attractive and ecological WARCO terrace tiles. Your flat roof can easily turn into a modern play and leisure surface.

With minimal effort, your unused flat roof or garage roof can be easily converted into a beautiful, all-weather terrace. If you are looking for new ideas for a modern roof terrace design, WARCO offers you easily-installed and durable terrace tiles in many formats and colours. Continue reading

Easy balcony renovation

How to renovate balcony floor? With elastic tiles your balcony renovation will be easy and lasting.

How to renovate your old balcony flooring? With rubber floor tiles, your balcony will last for years. Spare money on installation and do it yourself!

Having a balcony is a luxury that you want to enjoy just like any other room in your house. It is a place where you should be able to sit, lay down, exercise, play with your kids. With rubber tiles, your balcony will be pleasant to use all year round and it is family-friendly. The tiles are heat- and cold-insulating, so you won’t have cold feet. Continue reading

EPDM vs. tyre rubber granulate

What is the difference between two most common rubber types, used in the production of rubber floor tiles? Tyre rubber granulate (obtained from the recycling of car tyres), which provides good fall protection, is cheaper and easier to get, and most of rubber floor tiles on the market are manufactured from tyre rubber. EPDM rubber, on the other hand, is better-quality rubber which is more durable, and therefore used in demanding areas, where high quality is of a special importance (terraces, restaurants, stables). Continue reading