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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:

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 […]

Get energy efficient for Summer 2015
Get energy efficient for Summer 2015

Summer is here and that means more days spent outside with the windows and doors open, flooding our homes with warmth and sunshine. Yet, while we may all be eager to open the blinds and draw back the curtains, we should still be thinking about how our choices affect the environment. After all, it’s not […]

How to get beach body ready without leaving your home
How to get beach body ready without leaving your home

It’s that time of year again when we all want to fit into our small bikinis and swimming shorts and look a million dollars. However, that’s easier said than done when you’ve been living off carbs and sugar all winter! The gym isn’t for everyone (and can be pretty costly) but that doesn’t mean you […]

How to get your home summer ready
How to get your home summer ready

Long sunny days spent outdoors, picnics in the park, trips to the beach and weekend barbecues in the garden – summer is coming, and here at Carpetright, we couldn’t be happier about it! As we prepare for a scorching BBQ summer (we live in hope), here are some quick tips and expert advice on how […]

Dear Carpetright: How can I reduce my hay fever symptoms?
Dear Carpetright: How can I reduce my hay fever symptoms?

  Don’t despair, dear reader. With more and more being learnt about hay fever all the time reducing your symptoms is now easier than ever. In fact although household dust, pets, foodstuffs and even some seemingly innocuous everyday materials can cause an allergic reaction in some people, the biggest problem in the UK continues to […]

How to spring clean your home in 5 easy steps
How to spring clean your home in 5 easy steps

Springtime brings with it many happy events – baby lambs in the field, the first bloom of daffodils in the garden and the promise of a nice, fresh home as we embrace the age old tradition of the annual ‘spring clean’. So, where did this tradition come from? Some believe it is derived from Jewish […]

5 of the best tips for organising your wardrobe
5 of the best tips for organising your wardrobe

New season, new wardrobe! If like us you’ve just taken a batch of unwanted old-season clothes down to the local charity shop to make space for some brand new, brightly coloured spring items, then you are probably now looking for ways to organise your wardrobe to ensure that you get the best out of it […]

10 brilliant things about cotton
10 brilliant things about cotton

While relaxing on a cotton carpet, it’s easy to enjoy just how luxurious the material can feel, but it might surprise you to know just how big a part the fabric plays in our everyday lives. Here are ten brilliant things about cotton that you might not have found out before. 1. Cotton flowers It […]