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Porcelain takes to the floor

Whether being sourced for a commercial or domestic property, the material chosen needs to be stain and scratch resistant too, or it will quickly need …

James Latham supplies flooring for rustic barn conversion

The UK’s biggest independent distributor of quality timber and panel products, James Latham, has supplied 110m2 of E47 Amboise French Oak wood …

Which Is Better? Engineered vs. Solid Hardwood Flooring

<i>In line with our</i> <i>new content direction</i><i>, Architizer is highlighting a different building-product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is Wood Flooring. If you’re looking for the perfect wood flooring for your next project, search for it on Architizer’s new network marketplace for</i> …

Home Improvement

Can All Concrete Be Polished?

The first thing to understand is that concrete is not a uniform product! Each job will present different conditions and challenges that may require …

4 sleek flooring trends for your bathroom

Steering away from the utilitarian zone, bathrooms have become the central point of relaxation in a home space, irrespective of their size or …

Bathrooms

Floor Joist Spans: 4 Scenarios That Help You Calculate Your Own

Floor joist spans: more wood is better? Not always.<p>With no other factors in place, that may be true. But when other factors are at play--mainly cost …

Home Improvement

A Lesson on How to Create the Perfect School Floor

Educational facilities need to create environments that engage and inspire, which means not just hiring great teachers and getting the best learning …

Porcelain Tiles - Cabana from Aparici

<b>Aparici</b>'s <b>Cabana</b> is a Gem-Inspired <b>Porcelain Collection</b>. Unpredictable brushstrokes with differing hues and tones that takes its inspiration from …

Design

Finnframe

​Finn​​frame®<p>The Finnframe flooring system is an integrated state-of-the-art solution that provides floor structures quickly, efficiently and …

Itec at heart of NHS refurbishment project

Itec Contract Floors has provided over 1,000m2 of commercial vinyl flooring for Heartlands Education Centre Ltd, a crucial facility and the Heart of …

6 beautiful flooring ideas for you to copy!

Floor coverings are an important part of furnishing the house and the options are countless. Vinyl flooring, tiles, wood in different tonalities, …

Interior Design

Home decor: the 10 most common flooring mistakes (to avoid)

Getting your flooring right isn't always a walk in the park. From restoring old tiling in an apartment from the last century to choosing the right …

Home Improvement

Floor murals – the bespoke way to make an art out of flooring

Feeling brave to go bold with your floors?<p>Our trend report at the beginning of the year highlighted how homeowners are becoming more creative and …

Interior Design

How to Install Laminate Flooring | Hunker

In the early days of laminate flooring, it was common to have to glue the boards together, but most contemporary products snap together, which makes …