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Bringing Old Flooring Back to Life

On this blog, our passion is old flooring. We love nothing more than seeing an old floor restored so it looks as good as new. We aren't experts when it comes to this subject but we have been watching hours and hours of YouTube videos and reading tonnes of articles. We have even tried out some of the methods and we have had some great results. We will be looking at how to restore timber flooring, how to remove stains from carpets, and how to work with damaged paving stones. We hope you enjoy reading the articles you find here. Thank you.

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Are carpeted floors the right choice for your home?
11 March 2020

Carpeting is one of the most common ways of coveri

Important Things You Should Consider When Installing Engineered Flooring
30 January 2020

When looking for timber flooring, you may come acr

Answers To A Couple Of Questions You May Have Regarding Epoxy Coatings
25 January 2020

If your garage is a multifunctional space, it is l

Guidelines to Follow When Doing a Carpet Installation
22 January 2020

Carpeting is an amazing flooring option because it

How to Select Your Timber Floor
22 January 2020

Once you have decided to install timber floors in

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Are carpeted floors the right choice for your home?

Carpeting is one of the most common ways of covering a floor, but is it the right solution for your room? Here are some of the pros and cons of using carpeting. The pros Firstly, carpeting provides a feeling of warmth to a room. They provide good insulation to the floor — other types of flooring can leave your feet feeling cold, even if you aren't barefoot. This is especially important in winter when a room without carpeting can feel cold and unhomely. Read More 

Important Things You Should Consider When Installing Engineered Flooring

When looking for timber flooring, you may come across two options: engineered flooring and solid hardwood flooring. Both these floors are great, but you might have some limitations with solid hardwood flooring. Though it is more durable, you may find that some of its properties do not allow it to be installed in all kinds of rooms, especially its moisture-resistant properties. It would take extensive and expensive measures and maintenance to completely protect it from moisture. Read More 

Answers To A Couple Of Questions You May Have Regarding Epoxy Coatings

If your garage is a multifunctional space, it is likely that this room, more so its floor, has taken a beating over the years. Whether you use the garage to host your friends or simply use it to shelter of your vehicle, the flooring may have succumbed to damages from scuff marks, fluid spills, the weight of your car and even tyre tracks! After a while, the concrete will not only look worse for wear, but its integrity will be compromised too. Read More 

Guidelines to Follow When Doing a Carpet Installation

Carpeting is an amazing flooring option because it brings warmth to the home, traps all the dirt from outside, and adds to the interior decor of the home. Carpets come in a variety of sizes and thicknesses depending on your budget and your comfort needs. However, they also come with their own set of challenges, and to avoid them, you need to ensure the installation and maintenance are handled perfectly. Here are the guidelines which are a must-follow when handling carpet installation. Read More 

How to Select Your Timber Floor

Once you have decided to install timber floors in your home, you still have a number of decisions to make. As timber floors can last for decades, it is important to choose floorboards that suit both your practical needs and your decorating style. Here are a few things to consider. Wood Type When it comes to durability, the best types of wood for a timber floor are oak, cherry, and maple. Read More