Flooring

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:

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 […]

Indoor/ outdoor living: how to summer-proof your floor
Indoor/ outdoor living: how to summer-proof your floor

The winter can be a challenge for your flooring with wet shoes trudging through your home, muddy boots from woodland walks and animal paws dirty from the garden. But what about the summer?  The weather changes for the better, the natural elements no longer pose such a threat and we can relax for a few […]

Top tips on choosing flooring for your bathroom
Top tips on choosing flooring for your bathroom

Usually the smallest room in the house, the bathroom can actually take more planning than any other when it comes to refurbishing.  When you are dealing with a wet area there are a lot of elements to think about; are you happy with the layout as it or do you want to move the bath, […]

Hallway, Stairs & Landing Flooring Buying Guide
Hallway, Stairs & Landing Flooring Buying Guide

Picking the right flooring for your hallway, stairs and landing will depend massively on your own personal tastes and styles, as well as if you have any children or pets. These areas are all used regularly in the home so any choice should be fully functional while complementing the existing interior style of your property […]

Dining Room Flooring Buying Guide
Dining Room Flooring Buying Guide

Adding definition to a dining room often takes more than the perfect accessories or paintings, often it means finding that perfect flooring that will bring your dining room to life. Dining rooms are a space where families can get together, eat fantastic food and chat about their day, so it’s important to get the ambiance […]

Living Room Flooring Buying Guide
Living Room Flooring Buying Guide

When choosing flooring for the living room there are a number of factors that come into your play. Aside from the material and type of flooring – carpet, vinyl or laminate – you must also think about the look, colour and design as well as the practicality with regards to cleaning, maintenance and general use. […]