Walls and Floors had started its journey in 1987 on a recipe of hard work and long days, with a single van and a small garage; its two co-founders, Mr Green and Mr Greenbank , would drive up and down the country transferring tiles for the latest projects. In 1988, company started dealing with the first official supplier. Modern methods and timeless values are the two traits that make Daniel Platt Tiles so unique; with products displayed around the world that is from Jamaican breweries to Californian mansions. After moving out of the small garage into a small carpet shop in Sydney Street, Kettering in 1990, the company finally purchased the first forklift! No more moving pallets of tiles box by box onto the courier Lorries and the van! After a successful start to 1991, the company not only brought its first showroom in Wilson Terrace, Kettering, but also started investing in many of the careers for the local people of Kettering who came to work for the company - one can still visit the showroom today itself! In 1993, the company decided to expand the product selection which meant the beginning of the European relationship with many prestigious suppliers, including the highly sought after Porcelanosa brand.
The launch of the first transactional website was done in 2004. From day one, the site has offered a wide selection of products, the sample tile service along with the provisoin of quick home delivery facility which no one else in the market does. Walls and floors Company had always been the trail-blazers. The expansion of both the business and tile industry led the company to move into the first official warehouse that is Henson Way, which made the company achieve a quicker delivery serviceand hold a large amount of stock supplying more products.
In the autumn season of 2005, there was a vast increase in home delivery orders which led the company to purchase their first 18 tone lorry. Today, they have a fleet of 22 vehicles, enabling them to reduce the use of couriers and making it possible for them to provide a more personalized service to the country. The year 2006 was very special to the company because the markers dealt with the first international suppliers; sourcing products from across the world based on the different design trends, now the company has a product-offering of more than 6,000 tiles. Leaping ahead to 2010, the company opened their own Tile Studio in Putney. At the forefront of the architectural industry and interior design, it seemed right to purchase the London showroom only and provide knowledgeable and a personalized service to the capital of the UK. In the year 2012, the company moved into the new impressive three-floor 100,000 sq. feet HQ. It houses the web development, customer service, marketing, trade and retail sales, procurement, merchandising, warehouse and transport. 2014 marks the year when the company became one of the first online stores in the UK and amongst the first tile retailer, to become a Google Certified Shop. All the customers can shop online with confidence knowing they’ll receive a reliable dispatch, free purchase protection verified by Google and excellent customer service. Now, in 2016, the company offers an unbeatable range of tiles to suit all the home improvement needs. It provides 5-star customer assistance and the fastest home delivery service and; Walls and Floors really have emerged as the Leading Tile Specialists. It is celebrating 29 Years of achievement and success with zeal, and looks forward to remain in this field by offering the best products to its customers.