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New flooring can make a massive difference to the presentation of a room. You can do at least part of the job yourself to reduce the cost of labour of putting a new floor in.

Whether it's tiles, carpet, vinyl or concrete - doing a good job of flooring is as much about the prep work as the actual laying of material. Check out this section for some advice on how to use equipment to polish, sand, lay and remove various types of flooring.

 

 

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LATEST FLOORING AND TILING BLOGS

How to remove old flooring without doing serious damage to your home
  • 20 Jul, 2020

This blog will provide you with all the information you need when it comes time for you to remove old flooring in your home without causing damage.

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Flooring & Tiling- Sanding a Wooden Floor
  • 20 Jul, 2020

One of the more straightforward home reno jobs that even the most inexperienced of homeowners’ can take on themselves, is sanding wooden floors. By following this simple and easy guide, you will first become familiar with what equipment you need to carry out the job, how to prepare your hardwood floors before sanding, and the process and techniques to confidently have a crack at sanding your own wooden floors.

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Sanding your hardwood floors - Should you DIY or leave it to the professionals?
  • 23 Jul, 2020

If you’ve lifted your carpet to find hardwood floors beneath, you may only be a few passes with a flooring sander away from beautifully finished hardwood floors. Hardwood floors are popular for many reasons; they look natural and are non-toxic, easier to clean than carpet and attract fewer germs and dust mites, making them a popular choice for those with allergies. The real question is; should you sand wooden floors yourself or leave it to the professionals? In this blog, we’ll cover the benefits of sanding your wooden floors and the pros and cons of DIY vs leaving it to the pros.

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10 DIY Ideas for a Big Impact in a Room
  • 11 Aug, 2020

Whether you’re planning a home renovation and looking for inspiration, or just want a quick and easy DIY project to tackle in a weekend, we’ve got you covered. Homeowners and renters alike can achieve amazing transformations with the right tools and a little bit of creativity and know-how. We’ve compiled 10 easy DIY projects that are relatively simple and can make a big impact in each area of your home.

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Latest Flooring & Tiling Blogs

Removing Floor Tiles
  • 18 Nov, 2020

In this article, we’ll go over the best way to remove a tiled floor and everything you’ll need to complete this job from start to finish. We’ll cover the preparation and execution, the tools and protective gear you’ll need and how to go about this big job.

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