Vinyl is one of the most popular flooring materials, and that should come as no surprise. After all, it comes at great value while offering a wide range of styles, colours, and designs. If you've decided on vinyl, you might think that all you now need to do is pick out which of those many design options you would like, but it actually pays to think about the type of backing that will be used.
21 December 2016
So, you've decided to use hardwood flooring across your ground floor, but you still haven't come to a decision regarding the stairs. Many people will opt for carpeting on each step, but this isn't necessarily a trend that you need to follow. In fact, there are several reasons why you should strongly consider using hardwood planks instead of carpeting. Here are just four. 1. Impressive Longevity As the walkway connecting two levels of your house, the stairs probably get more foot traffic than any other area of your home.
18 November 2016
Carpet flooring is a popular choice for many people because it feels comfortable under the feet but also comes in an unlimited range of colours and styles so that everyone can get something they want. That aside, a major problem associated with carpeting installation is that it is harder to clean as compared to hard-surfaced flooring types, such as those made from hardwood, engineered wood, concrete and so on. A good way make an easy job of your carpet cleaning tasks is to minimise the amount of dirt and other debris it collects.
17 November 2016
Timber flooring is a very good choice for any home, as it's durable and works well with any type of décor. You can also paint or stain a timber floor, so if you change that décor, you can change the flooring with it. Note a few questions you might have about timber flooring so you can decide if it's the right choice for your home and discuss your options with a contractor if needed.
19 May 2016
If you were looking for a flooring solution that will be similar to wood without the high price tag associated with timber flooring, then wooden laminate flooring would be an ideal choice. This type of flooring is easy to install since it does not require any glue to adhere onto the floor. Instead, the flooring contractors will simply click the floorboards in place. However, if you would like to make the most of your wooden laminate flooring, you should consider investing in some additions for it.
29 March 2016
When it comes to timber flooring, there are two main options that homeowners consider, parquet timber flooring and solid timber flooring. Nevertheless, over the years, laminate timber flooring has started becoming a popular choice due to its versatility as well as cost effectiveness. If you are looking for new timber flooring for your home, here are some of the things that you should know about laminate timber flooring. What exactly is laminate timber flooring?
15 March 2016
Whether you're buying or renting, moving into a new home is sure to be costly. Everyone knows that flooring is a home essential -- you use it all the time to get from room to room. That's why it can feel so tempting to start a full flooring renovation as soon as you move in. However, unless you have a big budget or a tiny home, it can be very costly to replace what's there.
10 February 2016