FlooringUK Blog

How Suitable is Karndean Flooring?

When customers visit our stores or call us up over the phone when they are looking at purchasing Karndean flooring, we find ourselves answering a lot of the same questions that come from our customers concerns regarding whether or not Karndean flooring is suitable for them and their home. This article is intended to answer… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Friday, July 22, 2016

The Experts in Coir Matting Cut to Size

When looking for a new entrance door mat, it can be quite tricky trying to find the size you want. Most DIY chains or supermarkets offer a simple but not helpful offering of one or maybe two coir mat sizes, which are deemed as the most popular size! However at Flooring UK, we are different,… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Monday, July 18, 2016

Wool Berber Carpet

At Flooring UK, we sell all types of carpet. One of those we sell is a range called Auckland Berber Carpet. This carpet is made from 100% British wool and comes in a variety of shades, a very popular shade is grey, brown and beige (shown below).                … Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Friday, June 24, 2016

How do I fix a squeaky floor underneath my carpet?

Question: How do I fix a squeaky floor underneath my carpet? A: Annoying floor squeaks are a common problem and typically occur after a house has settled and wooden flooring has dried out and shrunk. This is usually caused by the boards rubbing up and down against nails which have been used to hold the flooring in… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

What is the Best Flooring for Pets?

Question: What is the Best Flooring Material for Pet Owners? A: We are a nation of animal lovers, apparently, and whether it’s having a dog around the house or surrounding ourselves with cats, having our pets in the home is very important for many of us. However, as any pet owner will tell you, having animals… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Monday, May 11, 2015

The Best Way to Clean Vinyl Flooring

Question: “What is the best way to clean vinyl flooring?“ A: 1) Firstly, you need to remove any dirt, dust and debris that has gathered on the floor, so use a dustpan and brush to make sure the surface is free from any objects which may get in the way later in the process. 2)… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Friday, April 24, 2015

Naturelle design flooring the natural option for your home

As one of the UKs biggest stockists of luxury vinyl flooring, we are proud to offer you our very own exclusive range of design floors called Naturelle. It is without doubt the best value for money range available and rivals other brands such as Karndean, Polyflor and Amtico for quality. In fact the Naturelle design… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Thursday, January 22, 2015

Polyflor Camaro: A luxury floor definitely worth considering

    As one of the world’s leading brands in vinyl flooring, Polyflor are always at the forefront when it comes to luxury vinyl flooring. The camaro flooring range offers an eclectic and bespoke collection of tile effect and wood effect styles. Polyflor camaro comes with a 10 year domestic guarantee and you can personalise… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Monday, November 10, 2014

Amtico or Karndean, what is better?

  It’s a question we get asked quite a lot, “what’s better Amtico or Karndean flooring?” And the answer is the same every time – neither. This is because both products are only a brand name and there are lots of other factors and variables to take into account, as it’s actually the wear layer not… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Monday, November 10, 2014

5 things to remember when installing luxury vinyl flooring onto a wooden subfloor

We always recommend using a qualified installer when it comes to luxury vinyl flooring, but in this blog we highlight the main points in floor preparation of products such as Karndean, Amtico, Polyflor and Naturelle luxury vinyl floors. So if you have a wooden subfloor such as floorboards or chipboard and you want to install… Read more »

Posted by: admin | Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014