Over 2,000 years ago, somebody living in the Middle East decided to shear a wooly animal, collect the wool into a pile, and weave it into the world’s first carpet. Today, carpet is one of the most loved types of flooring, adored the world over for its beauty, warmth, and softness.
Nothing quite compares to the timeless aesthetic beauty of timber floors, however, they can be high-maintenance and costly to install. The alternative? Flooring that imitates the look and feel of real timber, but is durable and more budget-friendly. But what are the best types of timber look flooring, and what are their benefits?
Rugs can be a beautiful addition to a room, and in the immortal words of The Dude, can really tie a room together. But with adults, kids, and dogs constantly traipsing up and down them, they quickly become dislodged from their place on the carpet, ending up as crooked as a tobacco lobbyist. This isRead more
If you’re weighing up flooring options for your new home, you can be forgiven for being confused. There’s a lot of materials to choose from—carpet, hardwood, bamboo, laminate, and concrete, to name a few—each with different benefits, pitfalls, and costs.