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13/03/2019
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Our Top Oak Laminate Flooring

There are many benefits to laminate flooring options over solid and engineered wood flooring. One of the main benefits is that it is a cheaper flooring option. Our oak laminate flooring starts from as little as £7.99 per square meter (don’t worry we can also work in square feet). Laminate floors are more resistant to scratches, moisture and general wear and tear. This also makes it easier to clean as well. While real wood Oak flooring is desired for its character and texture of deep knots and elaborate grain. The... Read More

16/01/2018
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How to embrace the greige flooring trend

Greige, or the combination of grey and beige, is the new neutral for those seeking a change from boring beige, overdone grey or clinical white. It’s the ideal colour option for any modern home looking to create a bright, clean space and with so many easy ways to style and decorate with it, it’s no wonder it’s becoming a firm favourite in the interior design world. Of course, we have responded to the demand from our customers for this trend and have introduced a number of different flooring options to... Read More

28/03/2017
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Would you be daring enough to paint your floor black

Thinking of making a dramatic change to your living room? Or perhaps it’s your bedroom that needs a makeover? If you’re bored of the same old ‘neutral’ colour scheme you’ve been sticking to for so long, then consider this – would you be daring enough to paint your floor black? Black flooring is certainly raising a few eyebrows in the design world, but it’s also got serious style points too – if you’re brave enough. While black floor tiles are pretty common in modern bathroom and kitchen designs, it’s less... Read More

23/03/2016
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Easter DIY Weekend 2016

If you’re planning on using the Long Easter Weekend to crack a few much needed DIY projects, it will be perfect time to get a few inside projects out of the way as the weather outside is set for nothing else but rain and thunderstorms all long Weekend . Whilst this is bad news for anyone looking to carry out gardening projects, work inside the home should go relatively unaffected by the unsettled conditions. If you need some inspiration to get you started this weekend check out our DIY decorating... Read More

Decorating Ideas Photo Collage 08/09/2015
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7 Decorating Ideas on a Budget For Your New Flat

It’s around that time of year again. Whether you’re a student, or a recovering student hunting for their newest digs closer to a new job or further away from the same old pesky family… you might be in the middle of a house hunt. Or if you’re lucky, you’ll have just finished a house hunt and are settling in to your new pad and wondering if your shoe string budget will allow you to buy actual cutlery and also afford some new stylish cushions or fairy lights too.   If... Read More

house worth kitchen 07/08/2015
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House Worth – 7 Ways To Increase The Value of Your Home

With the UK interest rate today holding at just 0.5%, marking the 78th consecutive month of record low interest rates, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about improving your home. A low interest means more money in your pocket, perfect for saving for a new car, a holiday, or even better, a home makeover. Increasing the worth of your house is easier than you might think, and often doesn’t require anything drastic! Putting money into your home (and we don’t mean hiding it under your floorboards) is a great... Read More

engineered flooring 05/08/2015
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Engineered Flooring – 5 Reasons You Need It In Your Life

Engineered flooring can be a bit of a mystery to those outside of the industry. When most of our staff first joined, were pretty clued in on laminates, solid wood floor, vinyl flooring, and carpet too. They’re all fairly simple, even if when you think of vinyl, you think of some flower printed monstrosity in your Granny’s kitchen. Engineered wood is a relatively new development in the flooring world. It’s pitched as the best of both worlds, a mix of laminate flooring and solid wood flooring. It’s the most common... Read More

03/08/2015
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Engineered Flooring Installation – Top Tips

Solid wood flooring has that uniquely elegant, rustic feeling that you just can’t get from a laminate or vinyl floor. The problem is that real wood floor can be tempermental. It requires a lot of maintenance, it doesn’t play well with moisture, and stains and spills can become a real nightmare. The price tag can put a lot of people off as well, as well as the relatively complicated installation. Engineered wood floor is the solution to these real wood woes. It consists of a real wood layer on top... Read More

Grey Wood Summer Deal why laminate flooring 29/07/2015
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Why Laminate Flooring? – Here’s 5 Reasons

With so many types of flooring out there, the task of choosing the right one for you can be a little daunting. Laminate? Vinyl? Carpet? Solid Wood? Engineered Wood? Which one do you pick? And even once you’ve settled on a specific flooring type, what design do you go for? Laminate flooring has always been our most popular, and for good reason. It’s made of compressed ply with a wear layer covering a high quality photograph print of a particular type of floor. Our higher end laminate floors are thick... Read More

swollen flooring floors are creaking 23/07/2015
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Your Floors Are Creaking, What Do You Do?

  Your squeaky floors might help you catch your kids sneaking out after dark or your partner creeping downstairs for a midnight snack, but otherwise, they’re a bit of a pain. Folks might try and tell you that it’s your house just “settling” but this is no comfort when you’re woken in the middle of the night and are absolutely certain there’s a monster in the hallway doing a jig on the squeaky step. Typically, a squeaky floor is caused by your flooring wood trying out and shrinking. As you... Read More