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About Dunlop

Dunlop Adhesives is a specialist manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing, and ancillary products and continually works to provide peace of mind for builders' merchants and their customers. Its technical helpline, e-learning portal & 10 year guarantee are favourites within the building sector.

About The Digital Newsroom

The Dunlop Adhesives Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Amy Gregory & Richard Hanney
Manifest Communications
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174


To tank, or not to tank?

Sharing some trade secrets with merchants to encourage better practise in the building environment, Debi Bailey, Brand Manager of Dunlop Adhesives, busts the myths and explains the benefits of tanking.

  • Why tank?
  • What are the pros for your customer?
  • When to recommend tanking
  • What surfaces can you tank?

Download the Complete Press Release here.



Debi Bailey, Brand Manager of Dunlop Adhesives, said:

Stocking tanking kits alongside adhesives specific to bathrooms, wet rooms and kitchens provides an excellent opportunity to recommend an additional product to your customer and make an extra sale. Some builders still think that grouting makes surfaces waterproof and this is certainly not the case – through some gentle tips and advice on the benefits of tanking you can help your customer portray a sound product knowledge as well as keep your tills ringing.

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Award winners! Building Adhesives scoops prestigious Manufacturing Excellence award

Building Adhesives, specialist manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing and ancillary products, manufacturing the BAL and Dunlop brands, has won the Natwest Award for Business Development and Change Management in the prestigious 2014 Manufacturing Excellence Awards. Entry into the awards provided a means of benchmarking the company’s business, as well as underpinning its operational improvement. […]

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