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Buying Rugs Second Hand: Interview With Enthusiast
Buying Rugs Second Hand: Interview With Enthusiast
There are lots of wonderful new rugs out there but if you are looking for something cheaper and perhaps out of the ordinary, you could search the car boot sales for…...
Choosing Floors for Our Holiday Home in France: Case Study
Choosing Floors for Our Holiday Home in France: Case Study
Embarking upon the building project of a lifetime was challenging but rewarding for one couple - but when their property in France was complete it was a question of…...
Flooring a Rental Property: Interview With a Landlord
Flooring a Rental Property: Interview With a Landlord
Landlords have tough decisions to make when it comes to flooring - as they do with the other fixtures and fittings in their rental properties....
Flooring Our Basement Conversion: Case Study
Flooring Our Basement Conversion: Case Study
After converting a cellar area into a useable basement space it is vital to consider how you will use the space before deciding which is really the best flooring to lay....
Floors We Chose for Our New Build Home: Case Study
Floors We Chose for Our New Build Home: Case Study
By opting for a new build home one family was able to choose brand new floors for all areas of their home - from carpets in living spaces through to tiles for the…...
I Make My Own Rugs: Case Study
I Make My Own Rugs: Case Study
In the last 20 years Cilla Cameron has become an expert at rug making - it is a skill, she says, anyone can acquire....
Reusing Engineered Laminate Flooring: Case Study
Reusing Engineered Laminate Flooring: Case Study
Reusing secondhand engineered wood floorboards can give you a quality look and feel without spending the earth, but that's if you can find some. We spoke to someone…...
Solid Wood Floor in Our Open Plan Room: A Case Study
Solid Wood Floor in Our Open Plan Room: A Case Study
We chose a solid wood floor for our open plan living room as it brought style and warmth, and looked fabulous with our period features....
Tiling Our Front Path in a Victorian Style: Case Study
Tiling Our Front Path in a Victorian Style: Case Study
Many Victorian houses would originally have had a tiled front path. One couple decided they wanted to try to replicate the path that would have been laid in front of…...
We Bought Antique Rugs for Our Period Home: Case Study
We Bought Antique Rugs for Our Period Home: Case Study
Antique rugs can look beautiful in a period or modern house. One couple with an Edwardian property decided to seek out special pieces for their floors at home....
We Chose a Slate Floor for Our Kitchen: A Case Study
We Chose a Slate Floor for Our Kitchen: A Case Study
We had our kitchen extended and refitted, and eventually decided on a slate floor. So far we have been very pleased with it. It looks great and is easy to clean....
We Chose Carpet Instead of Trendy Solid Wood: A Case Study
We Chose Carpet Instead of Trendy Solid Wood: A Case Study
Some people tend to veer towards one kind of flooring whenever they do up a room but one couple surprised themselves by choosing something different from usual -…...
We Chose Stylish Floors for Our New Basement Flat
We Chose Stylish Floors for Our New Basement Flat
Moving into a recently converted basement flat gave one couple the option to chose new flooring and to go for some stylish options....
We Chose Travertine for Our New Bathroom: Case Study
We Chose Travertine for Our New Bathroom: Case Study
We spoke to the Alexander family who completely refurbished a bathroom and opted to use travertine on the walls and floor....
We Made a Terrace With Reclaimed Brick
We Made a Terrace With Reclaimed Brick
It did not take long to replace the old concrete terrace with something far more interesting in reclaimed brick - it was just a case of finding materials that would…...
We Polished the Concrete Floor in Converted Barn: A Case Study
We Polished the Concrete Floor in Converted Barn: A Case Study
Trendy polished concrete can look fabulous as a flooring - one couple opted for it when they converted a barn....
We Recycled Our Old Floorboards: A Case Study
We Recycled Our Old Floorboards: A Case Study
When you have a new floor laid, what do you do with the old one? One family recycled them, keeping much of the old wood within their home....
We Renovated an Original Wooden Floor: Case Study
We Renovated an Original Wooden Floor: Case Study
Deciding to renovate an original floor is a major task but one you can carry out yourself if you are prepared to do it properly - and to get your hands dirty....
We Uncovered an Original Pamment Floor: A Case Study
We Uncovered an Original Pamment Floor: A Case Study
When the Randalls decided to restore an old Norfolk cottage they did not expect to find an original pamment floor hidden beneath boarding....
Why I Painted My Oak Floors White: A Case Study
Why I Painted My Oak Floors White: A Case Study
Most of those with a beautiful oak floor would be horrified at the idea of painting it white but Sandra Henderson was determined to do so as it added to her "New…...
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