Underlay

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 […]

Is Laminate Flooring Good For Dogs?
Is Laminate Flooring Good For Dogs?

A dog owner’s love for their pet is unconditional, but we don’t always love the damage they can do to our lovely home furnishings. Most owners will have had some experience of sofa-chewing, little “accidents” and scratch marks at the bottom of the doors. When it comes to flooring and pets, we can sometimes feel […]

Why invest in underlay?
Why invest in underlay?

Many people make the mistake of thinking underlay is a pointless added expense, but in most cases it’s actually vital to the finish of your flooring. Here we’ll explain the advantages of using underlay beneath different types of flooring. Do you need underlay for laminate flooring? Using underlay beneath laminate flooring can have a huge […]

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 […]

What underlay do you need for laminate floors?
What underlay do you need for laminate floors?

So, you’ve decided to refresh the look of your home for spring and what better way than with one of our beautiful laminate floors?   Image shows wood effect laminate flooring Wood or stone effect, laminate flooring creates cool, clean lines on which you can layer any colour furniture or rug for a stylish appearance. As […]

Why carpet underlay is more interesting than you think it is
Why carpet underlay is more interesting than you think it is

  Think carpet underlay is boring? Well think again – it’s far more interesting (and useful) than you might have realised! In this post, we explain exactly why underlay is an unsung hero of the home, there to protect your carpets, reduce your heating bills, and make your home a quieter, warmer and more comfortable […]

Winter warmers: Carpet & underlay
Winter warmers: Carpet & underlay

Opt for stylish, sustainable flooring this winter to create a warm and welcoming home for all the family.   *Image shows Berber Deluxe loop pile carpet WOOL CARPET With the first snow set to descend across the country next week, it’s time to transform the home into a haven of hibernation. For the ultimate in cosy […]

Interiors for a nippy spring
Interiors for a nippy spring

Spring will be officially here on the 20th March and Easter is on the door step, but there’s still a chill in the air… Undergoing spring cleaning and redecoration whilst the weather isn’t picking up demands practical thinking; insulation. Of course, this doesn’t mean that you should compromise on style so use super stylish carpet for […]

Getting the right underlay for laminate flooring
Getting the right underlay for laminate flooring

Installing underlay when laying your laminate is an essential step to ensure the longevity of your new floor. WHY USE LAMINATE UNDERLAY?   *image shows beige laminate flooring The right underlay will protect your floor from its worst enemy; moisture. You should always make sure that you have a suitable damp proof membrane that is preventing […]

Do I need underlay for my floor?
Do I need underlay for my floor?

Whether you’re fitting a new carpet or changing your room to laminate flooring, there are many considerations you’ll have to make about how everything fits together. One question you’re sure to end up asking yourself is whether or not you need underlay. Here we look at the many reasons why it’s a vital inclusion. UNDERLAY […]