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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 […]

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 […]

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 the […]

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:

Instant changes – how a new floor can transform your room
Instant changes – how a new floor can transform your room

You know some of your living spaces are looking a bit tired but they don’t need a full renovation – maybe you have recently painted the walls or bought some new furniture.  It could be that you’ve changed the kitchen cabinets quite recently and it just needs that something extra.  But what? Well, one change […]

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.