Laminate flooring

Home improvements: What to do this bank holiday
Home improvements: What to do this bank holiday

  Once Easter has gone we know we have another couple of bank holiday weekends imminent.  The first bank holiday in May, May Day, has traditionally heralded the start of summer but on too many occasions someone should have notified the weather!  We have all had to suffer a miserable, wet bank holiday as children […]

Easy ways to transform your home this spring
Easy ways to transform your home this spring

    Spring is in the air!  A time for change and sometimes a home renovation.  But we don’t always have the money or the time to invest on a complete revamp.  Maybe your living spaces are looking a bit tired and they just need a lick of paint.  But what else? Change the flooring […]

The right floor for you
The right floor for you

  A hard floor isn’t just for the hard core. It can be a great, functional addition to your home. There are a few types of hard flooring so taking the time to understand the differences means you’ll get a look that you love – and one that will last. Flooring falls into: Laminate; a […]

Laminate flooring for the kitchen
Laminate flooring for the kitchen

The kitchen is usually the heart of anyone’s home.  It’s where we cook, it’s often where families congregate to eat together and of course, all house parties end up there!  So, we should be able to get the look we want in the kitchen including the flooring we love, right? Traditionally, with the kitchen being […]

Carpet vs laminate: which to choose?
Carpet vs laminate: which to choose?

If you have a carpet that has been down since you moved in, or since forever it seems, maybe it’s time to change it.  But just because you have carpet at the moment, it doesn’t mean you necessarily have to replace it with another one.  Take a bit of time to think about what you would […]

The fastest way to get new carpet or flooring
The fastest way to get new carpet or flooring

We all know that feeling when we actually take five minutes to have a look around our home and realise that a makeover is long overdue.  Let’s face it – we all have busy lives and sometimes things get left for longer than we’d really like.  Maybe something sparked off this realisation.  Maybe you have […]

Lucy Alexander:  How I chose the flooring for my home
Lucy Alexander: How I chose the flooring for my home

    I’m very excited about my new role as Home Expert for Carpetright.  It’s been great fun so far and I’ve loved sharing my knowledge and ideas with the store colleagues and customers.  As I have recently been renovating my own home I needed flooring – and where better to choose it from than […]

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 […]