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The Top 5 Office Flooring Materials

Getting an office refit means making no end of tough decisions. From computer software, to cutlery for the break room, it can almost seem never-ending. But there’s one decision that literally forms the basis of all others in your office: flooring materials! Choosing the right flooring materials for your office is essential. However, with so many options to choose from, it’s not always cut and dry. Luckily, there are some clear standouts to get you started. So read on and, hopefully, be inspired! Continue reading

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Insulated Carpet Types For The Cooler Months

Home insulation: those words normally conjure images of fibreglass bales and roof cavities. But the fact is, you can insulate your home in many different ways. Now that we are coming into the cooler months of the year, you’re probably starting to wonder what you can do to ease the strain on your heaters. Our advice: look at insulated carpet types. Carpet can make a big difference in the thermal insulation qualities of your home. And if your home is better insulated, you get two excellent advantages. Firstly, you get better comfort underfoot so those cold winter mornings are a little less harsh. Secondly, you get better energy efficiency and a leaner power bill. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the thermal properties of insulated carpet types.

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A Guide To Choosing The Right Carpet For Your Home

A Guide To Choosing The Right Carpet For Your Home

If you’ve hit a few showroom floors already, you’ve probably come to realise that there are a lot of carpets out there. You’ve probably also come to the realisation that this is a good and bad thing. Of course, no one wants to be short on choices. But having hundreds to choose from doesn’t exactly make your job easy. Luckily, help is at hand! We have drawn on our own experiences to put together this list on choosing the right carpet. And hopefully, it has everything you need to get underway! Continue reading

When Is The Right Time To Replace Your Carpet?

When Is The Right Time To Replace Your Carpet?

Getting new carpet is an exciting proposition – it’s a chance to completely reinvent your home. But it’s also a big investment, so it’s understandable that you want to wait for precisely the right time to do it. And that raises the question: when is the right time to replace your carpet? By and large, that’s a decision for you to make. However, there are a few signs that can indicate the need for you to replace your carpet. So if you’re looking for a reason to rejuvenate your floors, read on! Continue reading

6 Bathroom Flooring Ideas For Your Home

6 Bathroom Flooring Ideas For Your Home

The right choice in bathroom flooring can really make your bathroom come to life. Whether it is a natural stone finish, or a floor to ceiling tile arrangement, bathroom flooring is one of the most powerful design tools at your disposal. But, despite how it might seem, there are more options available to you than tiles alone. Sure, they may not all offer the same excellent features, but under certain circumstances, they can turn out very nicely. So if you’re stuck for bathroom flooring ideas, have a read through our list! Continue reading

Carpet Care Tips

5 Carpet Care Tips For The Holiday Season!

The holiday season is filled with guests, gifts and celebrations. Sounds like fun right? But it can come at a price. The added foot traffic, extra food and that extra glass of wine can all culminate in a carpet stain. So how do you care for your carpet this holiday season? We know that time is precious in the lead up to Christmas, so we have made a short list of our best carpet care tips. Have a read and rest assured that this holiday season doesn’t have to be the last for your carpet! Continue reading

Pet Friendly Flooring Options for your Home

5 Pet Friendly Flooring Options For Your Home!

When it comes to choosing flooring, there is a lot to consider. You have price, appearance, durability and more to take into account. But what about your pet? Pets are family members and chances are, they’ll use the floor more than anyone! So it’s important that you have a look at your pet friendly flooring options before you make a decision. To help you out, we have listed some pet friendly flooring options along with their pros and cons. Continue reading

Top Flooring Trends in 2017

6 Top Flooring Trends To Watch In 2017

When it comes to interior design, trends come and go. Everything from wall hangings to furniture seems to run on a big trending cycle. It’s hard to keep up, right? Not always! Flooring trends are often more established. And why shouldn’t they be – floors are there for the long run after all! So if you’re looking a redoing your floor, or perhaps building a new one altogether, we have some flooring trends for you! Continue reading

4 Easy Ways to Get Rid of Carpet Stains

4 Easy Ways to Get Rid of Carpet Stains

Carpet stains are a frustrating fact of life when you have carpeted floors. Almost everything seems as though it can leave a mark, which makes navigating daily tasks nothing short of stressful. If you have pets or small children, the risk is especially present. Despite your best efforts, you will come across a stain at some point. But when you do, there’s no need to fell defeated! Continue reading