expert advice

Choosing the perfect flooring for your home is a big decision and can often be a bit daunting. We want to make buying your new carpet, vinyl, laminate or engineered wood flooring as simple as possible – so we’ve gathered together lots of advice from our trusted experts to help you every step of the way.

Here you’ll find hints and tips from those in the know; including well-respected interior designers and professional flooring fitters. Whether you want to totally transform your home and you’re in need of inspiration, or want to know how to fit flooring yourself, don’t worry you’ll find everything you need to know right here in one handy place.

If you know you want a change but don’t have your heart set on anything in particular, then take a look at our inspiration section. Packed full of fabulous photographs there’s sure to be something that sparks an idea or give you something to aspire to. Put together by interior experts, you’re bound to find a look that suits your style and sets your creative juices flowing.

Once you’ve got an idea of the look you’d like to achieve, check out our planning guides. Here you can get expert advice on how to plan for your new flooring purchase, with tips on how to plan your budget, prepare your room and even tips if you are moving house! Once you have everything planned, take a look at our buying guides. Full of expert knowledge, they’ll tell you all about the different types of flooring, so you can make an informed decision based on practicality as well as style. If you’ve chosen the flooring of your dreams you’ll want to know how easy it is to install – will it cause lots of upheaval? How long does it take? The answers to these questions and more can be found in our fitting guides. If you love DIY and relish taking on a challenge yourself, take a look at our step-by-step guides and videos and learn how to lay your new flooring properly, avoiding any expensive mistakes.

Planning Guides

Helping you from start to finish with handy hints and tips

Buying Guides

Expert advice to ensure you find the perfect product

Care Guides

Tips and advice to help you care for your products

Fitting Guides

Expert advice to ensure a perfect finish