A Sytner dealership based in Leicester. Talbot Construction Ltd. selected Tapper Interiors as their sub contractors because of their known track record with car showroom refurbishments and the intricate nature of the contract.

Tapper Interiors won a Gold award from the AIS for their installation at the BMW/Mini Showroom in Leicester, one of only 10 Gold Awards against national competition at the 2009 AIS Contractors Awards.

Scope of works

  • Full Showroom refurbishment
  • Suspended ceilings, using Rockfon Pacific Tegular tiles
  • Partitions, using Avanti Unity
  • Double glazed screens using SAS Solare
  • Joinery
  • Decoration
  • Kitchens
  • WCs

Critical Issues

A particular feature of this showroom is the bulkhead over the Reception area which was added after the main contract had started. This was constructed from metal stud, track and standard plasterboard, the setting out of which was extremely complex and required first class skills and expertise.






AT Architects, Leamington Spa

Main Contractor

Talbot Construction

Contract Value


What the AIS Judges said:

“A truly outstanding suspended ceiling installation. As close to perfect as you can get.”