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The best flooring for rental properties
The best flooring for rental properties

It’s very tempting when preparing a property for rental to put your own stamp onto it and to style it how you might style your own home. A common misconception is that the best way to successfully get tenants is to make the property look as beautiful as possible, or maybe to think ‘that’s what […]

What lies beneath: The importance of underlay
What lies beneath: The importance of underlay

Renovating your home or even redecorating a room takes a lot planning, time and money.  When scoping out the spend for a renovation project for most of us it’s key to keep under budget and costs to a minimum; looking for sale items and bargains and only buying what is absolutely necessary. When it comes […]

Preparing your home for Carpetright-approved fitters
Preparing your home for Carpetright-approved fitters

You’ve made your purchase from Carpetright and decided to use our approved fitters. The day is nearly here and you cannot wait to transform your home with your newly bought flooring. But is there anything you need to do to make the process run smoothly?  Here’s some pointers to make fitting day go to plan:

Top tips for the first days with your new carpet
Top tips for the first days with your new carpet

  Whenever we make changes to our home; redecorating, renovating or just a quick make-over, often the final flourish is the flooring.  Whether you choose carpet, laminate, vinyl or engineered wood, the flooring is the finishing touch that brings the space to life.  Your newly decorated walls will pop with colour and everything falls into […]

8 tips to budget and plan for your new floor
8 tips to budget and plan for your new floor

  So, you know that it’s time to replace your flooring. You have a budget and you want to stick to it so what’s the best way to go about it?  What must you remember to include in your project budget and are there any tricks that could help you stay on budget – or […]

Sleeping with technology in the bedroom
Sleeping with technology in the bedroom

Technology has revolutionised our lives with many of us spending hours looking at phones, tablets and laptops or watching TV in the bedroom.  But how does that impact our lives and does it affect our sleep quality? Here we give you some facts and figures about bedtime in the modern day:

Choosing the right bed for your child
Choosing the right bed for your child

There will come a time when your child needs a new bed.  Maybe they have grown out of their cot or cot-bed, or maybe they are maturing and their bedroom is being redecorated to something more age appropriate.  Whatever the reason, there are lots of things to think about when choosing a bed for your […]

How Much Sleep Does a Child Need?
How Much Sleep Does a Child Need?

Children need a lot of sleep.  It’s important for their health, their emotional well-being and for their growth, so making sure your child gets enough sleep is of the utmost importance. But just how much sleep is enough, and what benefits are your children getting from a full night in the land of nod? Our useful […]