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Buying Guides

Whether you are looking to buy a new bed, or are researching how to find the best flooring type for a particular room in your home, our buying guides will help you on your way. Our handy guides offer impartial advice, hints and tips on how to choose the perfect carpet, laminate and vinyl as well as floor fitting guides and advice on how to measure your room for carpet.

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Silentnight celebrates 70 years
Silentnight celebrates 70 years

The popular bed and mattress brand Silentnight is turning 70 years old and to celebrate we’ve got some fabulous limited edition Silentnight hippos to give away.  Hippo was made famous alongside Duck back in 1986 when they were introduced as the new faces of Silentnight.  Their popularity grew and they have remained synonymous with the […]

How allergy sufferers can get a good night’s sleep
How allergy sufferers can get a good night’s sleep

  We all deserve a good night’s sleep each and every night.  A full night in the land of nod should leave you refreshed and revived ready to face whatever the day ahead has in store for you.  However, for some of us, bedtime can bring misery and health issues that can mean fitful nights […]

Home Trends for Autumn
Home Trends for Autumn

  The days are getting crisper and the nights are drawing in.  Whether you love autumn or long for the return of hot sunny days, here are 8 top trends for this season: 1. Mono, greys and stainless steel This look never really dies, it just moves with the times.  Sleek, modern and minimalist looks for […]

Why choose engineered wood flooring over real wood?
Why choose engineered wood flooring over real wood?

When it comes to flooring, very little beats the look of real wood.  A solid wood floor is what most would consider to be the ideal but in fact engineered wood flooring can be more practical, less costly and still give you the effect you want. The finish achieved is high end and luxurious, but […]

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:

A lifetime in bed
A lifetime in bed

From sleepy teens to parenthood and beyond; some facts and figures about how our sleeping positions change along with our lives.

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: