April 2016

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Flooring wish-list Herringbone Parquet Floors

Flooring Wish List: Herringbone parquet floors Herringbone is one of the most enduring patterns when it comes to home interiors and fashion, and its timeless sophistication and elegance means it has graced the floors of everything from stately homes to churches and schools. Bring some of this enviable flooring into your own home and we promise you won’t regret it. Here are some of the reasons why herringbone parquet floors are on our ultimate flooring wish list. What is herringbone? Herringbone is a pattern, which uses rectangles set at angles... Read More

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3 reasons why you need engineered wood flooring in your home

Putting a new floor down in your home can totally transform the room – whether you’re lifting old, stained carpet or replacing your old wooden floor with a new colour or wood grain it can be such a dramatic change that it can feel like a totally new space. When deciding on the floor for you, there are so many options available that it can be overwhelming – carpet, solid wood, laminate – so we’ll make it simple – here are 3 reasons why you need engineered wood flooring in... Read More


5 reasons why you should clean your carpets now

If you have carpets, you’ll already know how important it is to vacuum them regularly, but when was the last time you had them cleaned professionally? If it’s been more than a year ago, then you need to stop and read these 5 reasons why you should clean your carpets now, and then book a professional clean pronto! Germs, Mites and Bacteria It should come as no surprise that carpets are ideal environments for harboring all sorts of harmful bacteria, dust mites and germs that build up on a daily... Read More

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10 of the World’s Most Beautiful Floors

It’s not every day that you particularly observe the floor you’re walking on. Unless you have lost an earring or dropped some change, examining the ground is not something you would think to do on your daily commute. However, not for long. It turns out that you don’t have to actually go to a gallery to see some masterpieces, they can quite literally be beneath your feet, as the world has a great collection of beautiful floors. In case you didn’t notice, we love flooring and we especially love it... Read More

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Are wooden floors better than carpets

  As specialists in all things flooring we’re often asked for advice on choosing the right product, and more often than not people will ask, ‘are wooden floors better than carpets?’ Here’s our take on this classic debate, with the pros and cons of each and when you would most likely want to use each type of flooring. Choice There’s no need to compromise by choosing one or the other when it comes to carpets and flooring to find a style that you love, as there is such a versatile... Read More