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wooden floor wooden worktops 16/08/2017
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Tips for matching your wooden floor to your kitchen worktops

Choosing the right flooring and kitchen worktop combination can be tricky – you want it to look stylish, and yet if you buy them separately it can be a bit of a risk to match them up. To help you decide on the best combination for your home, read our tips for matching your wooden floor to your kitchen worktops for effortless style. Wood and wood Some people think you can’t have wooden floors if you have wooden worktops, or if your kitchen cabinets are wood then you shouldn’t have... Read More

House Guests Infographic 06/10/2016

House guests – a great idea in theory but what really annoys you about them?

Check out the survey results via this infographic detailing the things British home owners find annoying about house guestsCheck out the survey results via this infographic detailing the things British home owners find annoying about house guests. Having guests over in your house is always nerve-wracking – is your house clean enough? Do they like your interior? But house guests themselves also need to adhere to certain standards of behaviour and etiquette. We asked over a thousand people what they felt were the biggest house-guest etiquette faux-pas, and we arrived... Read More

22/07/2016

Ideal flooring options for the office

Office space doesn’t have to be boring! Long gone are the days when the only option was sad carpet tiles, or worn out threadbare carpet with ingrained stains from spilled coffee that never got cleaned up. We say no more! Transform your workspace, whether it’s at the office or at home, with these ideal flooring options for the office.   Trendy open plan office spaces would really benefit from a chic grey wood finish, to blend practical flooring solutions with design conscious style. It opens up the space, and the... Read More

75004 Rue du Tresor, Paris - Sebastian Erras 14/04/2016

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

Visual history of flooring across the world 01/09/2015

A Visual History of Flooring Across The World

Believe it or not, laminate flooring hasn’t always been around. It’s hard to imagine, we know. Cavemen weren’t worrying about whether to opt for a click lock system or tongue and groove, and the Romans didn’t have to consider that they needed to leave their solid wood floor to acclimatise before laying it. Obviously life was much less interesting without wooden flooring around, so we’ve compiled a delicious visual history of flooring to see how far we’ve come and revel in how lucky we are nowadays. We take a look... Read More

Eucalyptus Deglupta 28/06/2013

Rainbow Eucalyptus

Let’s take a little break from the flooring business for a moment to appreciate the astounding beauty of mother nature. You may think of Eucalyptus as little more than Koala Bear food… But there’s more to it than that. While we can’t make Eucalyptus floors, there’s another bear out there who’s choice of wood makes an excellent floor – though it’s a different kind of Bamboo, don’t worry! Where were we? Oh yeah. There’s a little more to Eucalyptus than just Koala bear food, though the bears might insist otherwise.... Read More

Spring Cleaning 13/03/2013
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Spring Clean Checklist

With winter a not so distant memory and the promise of spring fast approaching, many homeowners choose this time of year to clear out, clean up and regenerate their home for a fresh start. The process of spring cleaning is not only great for tiding your home but should also be fun and rewarding. This can be a very therapeutic task and as the saying goes “tidy house, tidy mind”. Your Spring Clean Checklist:  Stop cleaning and vacuuming around furniture – move and clean below and behind your furniture. This... Read More

Installing a Click System Laminate Flooring 18/12/2012
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Click System Laminate Flooring – What Is It?

Over the last 20 years, the popularity of laminate flooring has soared due to its versatile nature, affordable price and ease of installation. Laminate flooring is realistic in appearance and can be installed over all sub floors including over underfloor heating in all areas of the home. Well, except in rooms where there is high levels of moisture – such as wet rooms, bathrooms or kitchens. In these rooms, you’ll want to opt for a vinyl floor, or a hydro guard laminate. A click fit floor looks something like this... Read More

conservatory flooring 03/10/2012
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Conservatory Flooring – Make The Right Choice

Choosing the right conservatory flooring build is just as important as choosing the design of the extension itself. A lot of people choose to have the floor of the conservatory simply carry on from the rest of their home, but sometimes this isn’t the right choice. There are a few issues to consider before choosing your conservatory flooring. Like every other room of your house, there is a right and a wrong floor to have, and you don’t want to build your dream sun room and have it ruined by... Read More