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Investing in the right Vinyl flooring

Tips on Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl tile flooring has been around for years because it addresses a specific set of needs. It is cost-effective and still a stylish option. Vinyl flooring provide the added benefit that they are easy to clean and easy to replace, they help insulate a room, which they’re a pleasure to have during winter and summer. The following are a few points of guidance when it comes to choosing the correct tile Vinyl flooring design and type. Read more

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Choosing Wooden Flooring for Your Home

How to choose the perfect Wooden Flooring

Wooden flooring creates instant warmth in any house, giving a timeless, stylish look that suits almost every style of home – from classic Victorian beauties all the way to edgy modern dwellings.When you have made the decision to use this type of flooring, you may at first feel somewhat overwhelmed by all of the options… laminate versus traditional hardwood; oak versus bamboo or even engineered hardwood versus solid hardwood. Read more

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What is Laminate Flooring?

Invented in 1977 in Sweden, laminate flooring is by far one of the biggest advancements in interior renovation. After the trend spread across Europe in the 80s and then to the US in the 90s, another Swedish company took it one step further by developing glue-free laminate flooring planks that made it even easier to install. Read more

Vinyl Flooring

The New Generation of Vinyl Flooring

When you think of vinyl flooring, you might remember the somewhat tacky yet practical flooring favoured for bathrooms, institutions and various other high traffic zones. Luckily, this flooring type has come a long way since, and today, vinyl flooring is making a huge comeback in the most beautiful of homes and premises. Read more

Wooden Flooring

Solid Wooden Flooring vs Laminate Wooden Flooring

There is no doubt that wooden flooring is a constantly popular choice for floors, giving a natural warmth that is adds a hint of class to just about any room.

Original hardwood floors are a major selling point for older houses, while for newer houses or recently renovated homes, laminate wooden flooring is an equally attractive feature for home owners. Read more

Bamboo Floors

Strand Woven Bamboo Floors

Offering a strong, sustainable alternative to traditional hardwood, strand woven bamboo floors are ideal for home and commercial environments.

This type of flooring is primarily made from Mosa bamboo, using a process that fuses long strands of bamboo that is woven together and compressed to make planks. Read more

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Laminate Floor Installation 101

You’ve finally chosen the perfect flooring, and all that is left is laminate floor installation. How do you go about the process, and what do you need to know in order to get the job done right?

There are two options available for fitting floorboards – DIY or professional. Each option has its own highlights, costs, challenges and advantages. Read more

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About Engineered Wood

Engineered flooring is a modern flooring material that imitates traditional hardwood floor boards. This looks exactly like its traditional counterpart but has many advantages over the traditional flooring system.

Engineered wood floors consist of a top layer of solid wood which is usually 3 to 5mm in thickness, beneath this there is multiple layers of plywood or a 3 layer construction where the center of the plank is made up of one layer of hardwood. Read more