Should I Install Wooden Flooring in My Bathroom?

Some people want continuity in their home and prefer to stick to same flooring throughout and this means following wanting to install wooden flooring in your bathroom too.  If wooden flooring is your choice then this means the bathroom has to follow suit. Our floor fitters have fitted hardwood flooring in several bathrooms and there is…

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Installing Wooden Flooring onto Floorboards

Installing wooden flooring like solid wood and engineered requires a lot of skill and expertise.  If you are thinking about installing wooden flooring, whether is be solid wood, engineered or even laminate flooring onto joists then we recommend using a minimum of 20mm thick board.  A regular 14mm solid oak floor would not be suitable…

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Engineered Flooring verses Laminate Flooring

The two most popular types of flooring are laminate and engineered flooring, due to their large ranges of colours, textures and types, but also because they cost considerably less compared to real wood flooring. How are they made Engineering flooring is constructed of several layers of softwood and plywood, glued together in different directions to…

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Kitchen Engineered Flooring? Why Not

We often get asked the question whether engineered flooring is a good choice in the kitchen.  We’ve also heard many people who are for and against the idea whom have some previous experience.  One of our clients stated that they had engineered flooring in their kitchen for over 8 years and it still looks fantastic.…

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Reasons to Choose Engineered Oak Flooring

Engineered oak flooring could well be the answer to your flooring worries.  If you are looking for that extra bit of authenticity and real feel that laminate flooring lacks.  Laminate flooring is perfect for busy homes with lots of traffic from kids and pets, it’s slightly more expensive alternative, engineered oak flooring exudes class with…

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Refinishing Your Hardwood Flooring Part 2

When sanding and finishing hardwood flooring you have the option to change the colour of the floor depending on the stain that you decide to use. Our professional sand and seal flooring service is environmentally friendly with minimal disruption and mess for your real wood floors and parquet flooring, bringing them back to their original new…

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Refinishing Your Hardwood Flooring Part 1

As hardwood flooring ages it can become increasingly scratched and lose its sheen, but this isn’t a reason to rip it up and buy new flooring as this is the beauty of dealing with real wood.  Hardwood flooring can stage a comeback to its former glory and you have to do is have it refinished.JG…

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Different Types of Flooring – Beech Solid Wooden Flooring

When buying or selling a home, wooden flooring always seems to be 1 thing buyers prefer to see.  The main reason is that wooden flooring is seen as clean and easy to manage and will adapt to new owners, whereas carpet can hold on to smells and stains and unlike wooden flooring, the longer it…

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Common Ways to Damage Your Solid Wood Flooring

Always a classic choice for flooring in your home, solid wood flooring is timeless and will always add value to any room.  It is made of 100% natural materials and is the most eco friendly flooring to have.  If looked after, it can last for many years, adding value to your home too.  If your…

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Solid Wood Flooring Tips for your Home

Solid wood flooring is created using various hardwoods like oak and bamboo. To ensure that solid wood flooring is the right choice for your home, we will explain the various types of flooring and their benefits. To achieve the ultimate in wooden flooring for your home then the only solution is real wood flooring or hardwood…

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Matching Your Solid Wood Flooring With Your Furniture

Furnishing our home is an expression of our personality and who we are and we live in these space every day.  Underneath our furnishing lies our flooring, whether it is solid wood flooring, carpet, vinyl or tiles, it has to be right.  Balancing the right floor with your furniture is crucial to getting your living…

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Save Money On Your Wooden Flooring

We’re fresh into the new year and funds are always tight, but this does not mean you have to compromise on the getting the right wooden flooring for your home. One of the main decisions is choosing the right material.  Each wooden flooring type price ranges considerably, but some types are more affordable than others. …

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