With operations based in the UK, North America and the Caribbean, Telling enjoys an international reputation for architectural façade innovation.
There are three Telling companies each combining rigorous quality control
with exceptional in-house design and technical expertise and an innovative
approach to product development.
Our teams have experience of working with consultants and design contractors on
a vast number of projects. The services they provide range from simple product
advice to taking single-source responsibility for an entire scheme.
Telling Architectural design Argeton Terracotta Rainscreen System in the UK,
Ireland and United States. We also distribute porcelain rainscreens from Imola
and Tempio ceramic facades by Mayor. This style of construction is popular for
application over traditional substrates as well as in panelised form,
lightweight steel walling (SFS), unitised cladding and on timber for ventilated
Various aluminium support systems are available for ceramic granite, porcelain cladding
and glazed clay tile facades in a rainscreen facade format.
Telling Lime distribute the Unilit range of natural hydraulic lime mortars and
plasters in the UK/Ireland along with Corical and Coridecor lime putty paints,
lime washes and polished plasters. We were the first organisation to introduce
Hydraulic Lime fifteen years ago in the UK. For conservation and restoration
lime grouts, lime concrete and lime screeds are ideal mortars due to the
characteristics of these vapour permeability mortars.
Telling Caribbean, based at the Coral Block Plant in Barbados, manufacture and
distribute Coral Render and Coral Block tomarkets in the Carribbean,
Europe and the USA. At an inland quarry the coral stone (limestone) is cut in
blocks for new construction and the waste is crushed in to sand to create coral