Interior design, architecture and home décor all follow trends and so does flooring. Flooring is a real focal point in any home. After all, it occupies the most space and is clearly visible in every room. It follows, then, that the latest flooring trends offer distinction, elegance and practicality. Because of this, they will probably remain in the spotlight for many years to come. Below, we have listed the most prominent of the latest flooring trends. Each has its own benefits and they are all widely applicable flooring solutions. So why not experiment a little bit and follow the latest trends with your floor—you never know where it might take you! Continue reading
Are you trying to decide whether you need rugs in your home this winter? If so, this guide might help. There are many reasons to get rugs in your home, and some might surprise you. Despite what a lot of people think, rugs do more than just look good. They actually have a utilitarian purpose—or several, as you are about to find out. Continue reading
When you think vinyl plank flooring, are you reminded of the linoleum from dear Granny’s kitchen? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! It’s a common misconception and one that can prevent homeowners from considering it as a real option. But technological advances mean modern vinyl flooring bears little resemblance to the lino of the past. Read on to discover why vinyl plank flooring could be the perfect choice for your home. Continue reading
Love your pet but can’t live without the luxury of soft floor coverings underfoot? Read on to learn how to remove pet stains from the carpet. Continue reading
Before you race out and buy just any carpet, read this, it could save you a lot of time and money in the future!
Flooring is not cheap, which is why it is important you get it right the first time. Choose the perfect carpet for your home and you will get upwards of 10 years minimum from your flooring. It is an investment so treat it like one. Continue reading
Timber is an excellent choice for floors because it’s durable, comes in a range of grades and colours, and can be resurfaced as wear and tear takes its toll. Compared to carpet, timber floors are an easy floor surface to clean and maintain, too. If you’ve chosen timber floors for your property, here are some maintenance tips to keep your timber flooring looking like new. Continue reading
No matter what your household renovation budget may be, there is always a floor covering to suit. But sometimes we can have champagne taste on a beer budget! That’s when renovations can be disheartening. This is one of the benefits of vinyl flooring. The new generation of vinyls can give you the look you want at a great price, from a hardwood flooring style to bold patterns and colours. There are other advantages too. Here are 5 reasons to consider vinyl flooring. Continue reading
Renovators can be spoilt for choice when choosing a floor covering for their property. Tiles, natural stone, hardwoods and carpet are the most common floor materials considered, but in recent years, laminate flooring has been widely installed due to its many versatile features. Installing laminate flooring in your home can create a natural aesthetic for much less. Its most compelling feature is the low cost to supply and install, making it easy on the wallet compared to other flooring options on the market. Continue reading
Before you replace your old worn-out carpet, STOP! Imagine all the flooring possibilities!
No longer do you have to battle with run-down and stained carpet. Flooring options are unlimited and can completely transform your home from drab to on trend with little cost. This is just one benefit of carpet tiles. Continue reading
If you own a wool carpet, you’ve made a smart investment. The natural fibres of wool are not only aesthetically pleasing but they make wool carpets easy to clean and maintain, making them perfect for a household of busy people. However, to prolong the life and the appearance of your wool carpet, it is vital that you take good care of it. This includes regular cleaning, immediate action when a spill occurs, preventing fading and consideration of depressions (or indents in the pile) caused by heavy traffic and furniture. Continue reading