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Flooring Trends to Expect in 2024

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Flooring Trends to Expect in 2024

What are your New Year's resolutions? Perhaps they should include having new flooring installed at your home or workplace. After all, the state of existing flooring can easily be overlooked. If you neglect to replace flooring until it is visibly deteriorating, the entire installation process could become more intricate and take longer to complete. When flooring does need replacing, it also presents an excellent opportunity to upgrade the property's aesthetic appeal. Here are some flooring types we expect to be popular in...

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How to Choose the Best Safety Flooring for Your Commercial Space

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How to Choose the Best Safety Flooring for Your Commercial Space

What is safety flooring? You might not be surprised to know that it is a type of flooring intended to enhance safety, but how exactly does it do this? The main constituent material in safety flooring is vinyl — with quartz, silicon carbide and aluminium oxides included in the mix. Nonetheless, what safety benefits this flooring provides depends very much on the specific type of safety flooring. That’s why you need to choose carefully between the options — and answering the following questions can help you get closer to a...

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Marmoleum Flooring: Cosy, Durable And Green

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Marmoleum Flooring: Cosy, Durable And Green

You might have heard of Marmoleum flooring, but what actually is it? The term ‘Marmoleum’ is a brand name for a type of linoleum flooring made by Forbo Flooring Systems. Linoleum flooring is so-called as it primarily comprises linseed oil combined with other natural ingredients including wood flour, pine resin and cork dust. Linoleum has many benefits when used as flooring; for a start, it can be cleaned with just the occasional wipe and stay the course for many years. However, one lingering problem with traditional linoleum is that...

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Ways To Protect Your Flooring After The Festive-Season

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Ways To Protect Your Flooring After The Festive-Season

Christmas might be over for another year, but the condition of your flooring could still be under serious threat in the next few weeks. One simple reason why is that winter is not over yet, meaning that some people could continue running the risk of depositing rainwater, mud and melted snow on their floors. Also, in preparation for the festive season, you might have shifted around a few pieces of furniture to free up some space for the Christmas tree. When returning those furniture pieces to their original places, you don’t want to damage...

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Which Flooring Should You Try for the Festive Season?

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Which Flooring Should You Try for the Festive Season?

For plenty of us, Christmas is exciting — but it can also take its toll on your home’s flooring. Suppose you will be inviting a lot of people over to your residence. In that case, many pairs of feet will inevitably hit that flooring — especially when people are keen on dancing as classic Yuletide songs play. Thankfully, none of this means that you need to settle for aesthetically dull flooring this Christmas. We can install various types of festive-friendly flooring in London.   Traditional Wooden Flooring  It...

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The Importance of Wall Cladding

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The Importance of Wall Cladding

What is wall cladding? As a noun, the term refers to a type of siding that covers a building’s interior or exterior walls. However, ‘wall cladding’ means affixing this material to the walls. One material is laid across another to give the wall something of a protective skin. You can choose from various materials — including metal, plastic, wood and stone — for your wall cladding, which can be secured into place with screws, nails or glue. This leaves the question: what benefits can you expect from the cladding once fully...

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How Does Linoleum Flooring Promote a Healthy, Eco-Friendly Home?

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How Does Linoleum Flooring Promote a Healthy, Eco-Friendly Home?

What is linoleum flooring? Many people confuse it with vinyl flooring or even (probably more due to the ‘l’ at the start than any other factor) laminate flooring. However, natural linoleum is distinctly different from both of these alternatives. We say ‘natural’ because, though you may sometimes see synthetic forms of linoleum on the market, genuine linoleum comprises entirely natural materials — including linseed oil, jute, wood flour, powdered cork and ground limestone. In contrast, vinyl is made of the plastic known as...

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How Can Marmoleum Flooring Benefit Those with Allergy Problems?

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How Can Marmoleum Flooring Benefit Those with Allergy Problems?

Are you looking to replace flooring in any part of your home or workplace? Perhaps the existing flooring has deteriorated perilously, or you simply fancy an aesthetic change.  Whatever the specifics of your situation, there are many different factors you should weigh up when trying to decide what type of replacement flooring to go for. Of course, visually appealing flooring is good, but you can also benefit from considering its durability and versatility.  It can also be too easy to overlook some ‘little things’ that turn...

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Pros and Cons of Marmoleum Flooring

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Pros and Cons of Marmoleum Flooring

Many homeowners and owners of commercial spaces across the UK haven’t heard of Marmoleum flooring – which is extremely unfortunate! Marmoleum flooring, like the kind provided by The Flooring Group, first originated in the early 1990s, when technology allowed us to hone linoleum to its perfect point. Its popularity has continued to thrive over time as a cheap and durable flooring solution for any space, high-traffic or otherwise.  Explore the pros and cons of Marmoleum flooring below, supplied and installed throughout the UK by The...

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All You Need to Know About Floor Sanding

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All You Need to Know About Floor Sanding

Floor sanding for your London property is a process you might vaguely know about but never utilised yourself! This is a great shame, as floor sanding can breathe life into the most dilapidated, unkempt wooden floors. To many, hardwood flooring is much better than carpet, and ripping out this heritage feature can actually devalue your home. If you’d like to extend the lifespan of your hardwood floor as long as possible, we at The Flooring Group tell you all you need to know about floor sanding in London, below.  The Process The...

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