Interlocking Carpet Tiles

6 Benefits of Interlocking Carpet Tiles for your Home

As one of the most popular flooring products, carpet is often at the front and centre of home renovation decisions. And usually, people focus their decisions on the regular varieties: wool, nylon, long pile, and short pile. But, increasingly, there’s another contender entering the ring: interlocking carpet tiles. They’re a quick and cheap fix, with quality to rival any alternative. Here are the six top benefits of interlocking carpet tiles. Continue reading

5 Secret Carpet Maintenance Tips

How to Clean Carpet | 5 Secret Carpet Maintenance Tips

Carpet is an investment. You want your carpet to stick around well into the future. But it can seem like nothing more than a pipe dream when you throw in a few curve balls. Things like stains, wear, and fading can all make your carpet seem like no more than a short term solution. Luckily, that doesn’t have to be the case! With these five simply carpet maintenance tips, you can keep your carpet health well into the future. Continue reading

Kitchen Flooring Trends

The Top Kitchen Flooring Trends For 2019

As we march headlong into another year, many homeowners will be focused on finishing off those leftover projects. Among them, the revered kitchen renovation. Most homeowners will look to renovate the kitchen at least once. After all, most appliances date quite quickly. But if there’s one thing we don’t want dating, it’s our kitchen floors. Flooring should be in it for the long run, so choosing well is vital. However, when it comes to kitchen flooring, there are more trends than stalwarts. How can you tell if a kitchen flooring material is hype or here to stay? To help answer that question, we’ve collected a few of 2019’s kitchen flooring trends, and added our two cents.

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wool vs nylon cat on carpet

Wool Vs Nylon Carpet: Which Is Best For You?

It’s the age old question of carpet: which is better – wool or nylon? Homeowners inevitably grapple with that question when the time comes to recarpet their homes. And the truth is, both varieties of carpet have a lot going for them. So we thought we would put together a quick guide to choosing between wool and nylon carpet. As you’re reading it, there’s one thing you need to consider: what’s your priority? When you know your own priorities, the choice between two great products will be much easier! Continue reading

how to make vinyl floors shine

How To Make Vinyl Floors Shine

Vinyl floors are pretty hard to beat. They’re durable, good-looking, affordable, and easy to install. As far as flooring goes, that’s about as good as it gets. But, as with all flooring materials, maintenance is key to make it go the distance. After a while, no doubt, you’ll notice your vinyl floor lose some of that shine it had in the beginning. So how can you make vinyl floors shine again? There are plenty of different approaches, but here’s our advice. Continue reading

polishing timber floorboards

How To Polish Timber Floors

Timber floors are among the most rewarding. They hold their elegant appearance over time, and even adopt new character as they age. But without the right maintenance, timber floors can quickly deteriorate. So how do you polish and maintain your timber floors? There are a few different approaches you can take, depending on the type of timber used in your floors. However, we like to stick to the tried and tested methods. Here’s how to polish and maintain your timber floors – straight from the experts! Continue reading

Ashmore Carpets

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