©  D&G Fencing - part of D&G Garden World - Guides

Tel: 01375 892 270 | 07891 480 807 | Email: info@dggardenworld.co.uk

Address: Rear Yard, 15 Suttons Lane, Hornchurch, Essex RM12 6RD | Legal | Sitemap

Web design Essex | Just Productions

D&G Fencing

01375 892 270 | 07891 480 807


Fencing Articles

A Few Handy Tips to Help You Select Suitable Flooring at Home

January 18, 2016

Selecting suitable flooring for your home isn’t always a straightforward task, but it is important to get things right first time round. And with so many flooring products on the market, it suffices to say you’ve got a suitably wide selection to choose from.

 However, as long as you understand your needs and keep the style in-line with the overall décor and colour schemes of your home – wide board laminate flooring is a great choice in this regard – you won’t experience any problems selecting a fantastic flooring product that really transforms your living areas.

Understand your needs

Before you start looking for a new flooring material for your living areas, you first need to think about and understand your needs.

What do you need from your new floor? Is it to transform the appearance of your living areas, to make life easier keeping the house clean and tidy, is it a durable surface that won’t get scuffed from the high amount of traffic that it sees, or it is all of the above?

When you understand what you need in a floor, you’re better able to narrow down the selection and then make informed, knowledgeable decisions about the most suitable floors for your living areas.

When selecting a floor for your home, consider the following points:

-        Does it blend in with the colour schemes of your home?

-        Is it a durable, long-lasting flooring material?

-        Will it be easy to keep clean and hygienic?

These points and many more must be taken into account if you’re to select the most suitable flooring material for your home.

Think about maintenance

As mentioned above, when selecting new floors for your living areas, you need to focus upon materials that are easy to keep clean and hygienic. Fortunately, there are a number of great flooring materials on the market that are incredibly easy to maintain.

Laminate flooring is a top choice because it’s very easy to keep clean – all it needs is to be wiped over with a cloth or mop – it’s remarkably scratch resistant, and any scratches that do occur can easily be repaired with a cost-effective repair kit.

Consider your budget

It’s a wonderful thing to have a beautiful floor, but new floors can be expensive. As a result, you need to focus your buying attentions upon floors that you can afford, which taking into account the selection of cost-effective flooring products on the market at the moment, leaves a wide range for you to select from.

With regard to cost-effective, high-quality flooring materials that are attractive, available in a wide range of styles and easy to maintain and keep clean, wide board laminate flooring is one of the best choices.

This affordable, yet top quality flooring product, is available in oriental, stone and timber styles, to mention just a few, it’s remarkably easy to maintain, and can transform any room in which it’s laid. If you’re in need of a new floor, it’s a top choice in so many regards.  

Don't forget to check out these useful guides.

Fence Repairs

Fencing & Gate Accessories

Free Newsletter


Packed with useful articles & tips on fencing & gardening

Check Your Fences for the Winter! - With the onset of winter comes the necessity of securing... More

Now is the Time to Check Your Fence - While the garden goes into its annual hibernation period... More

Maximise Garden Space

If you want to maximise the space in your garden a good place to...