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Focus on Harvey Maria Vinyl Flooring

July 12, 2024 1:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Focus on Harvey Maria Vinyl Flooring

As an established flooring company, we depend on quality suppliers to ensure the range we offer our customers is as comprehensive as possible. As interior enthusiasts we like to keep on top of what the latest flooring trends are and believe these are as important as the technical aspects of our products, to ensures we deliver exactly what our customers want. Like us, Harvey Maria believes that beautiful flooring is at the heart of great interior design. Through a range of vinyl flooring, they offer many different styles ranging from classic to contemporary so there are choices to suit all. Find out more about what... View Article


How clean is your carpet?

May 24, 2024 3:14 pm Published by Comments Off on How clean is your carpet?

You’ve invested time and money in a beautiful, luxurious new carpet but daily footfall, spills and animal fur can make it look less luxurious and more well worn.  In order to keep your carpet in the best possible condition we’ve compiled some top tips to ensure your new carpet is cared for. How Clean is Your Carpet? Did you know that carpets can hold as much as four times their weight in dirt? That’s a pretty terrifying figure isn’t it? In fact, research has revealed that 41% of the British population have never washed their carpets; that’s 2.6 million people.


The importance of safety flooring in commercial environments

May 10, 2024 8:44 am Published by Comments Off on The importance of safety flooring in commercial environments

When it comes to choosing flooring for commercial, leisure, manufacturing, and healthcare environments, safety should be a top priority. Safety flooring offers a range of benefits, including slip resistance, easy maintenance and stylish design options. The need for safety flooring Commercial areas, such as retail stores, leisure centres, and manufacturing sites, require flooring that ensures the safety of employees and customers. Safety flooring is designed to reduce the risk of slips, trips and falls, making it ideal for environments where the hazard is increased.


7 Ways to Reduce Noise in Modern Offices

April 29, 2024 10:09 am Published by Comments Off on 7 Ways to Reduce Noise in Modern Offices

Increasingly the modern office is open plan allowing more employees to be positioned in the same space, increased collaboration on work and more natural light around the office. However open spaces also mean that noise of conversations and phone calls travels more easily too, frustrating employees because their concentration is disturbed and in turn affecting their productivity. This frustration was confirmed by research carried out by the World Health Organisation in 2018 which found that too much noise can cause annoyance and even stress.


Why Choose Vinyl Flooring For Your Bathroom

December 14, 2023 3:21 pm Published by Comments Off on Why Choose Vinyl Flooring For Your Bathroom

Whatever the shape and size of your bathroom (and trust us, we’ve seen a few!) vinyl flooring is usually the most versatile and practical choice. Furthermore, it’s also one of the most affordable options around. Here are some of the reasons we like vinyl. Water-resistant Vinyl is naturally resistant to water and moisture, making it an ideal choice for bathrooms where spills and splashes are common. This resistance helps prevent water from seeping through the floor and causing damage to the subfloor or underlying structure. Easy to clean Vinyl floors are easy to maintain and keep clean. Regular sweeping or vacuuming and occasional mopping with... View Article


Best Carpet & Flooring For Rental Properties

November 24, 2023 5:26 pm Published by Comments Off on Best Carpet & Flooring For Rental Properties

Landlords face some unique challenges when it comes to selecting the right flooring. Tenants can be hard on floors, which makes it essential for them to choose materials that are both durable and aesthetically appealing. With over 30 years experience working in flooring, here’s our guide for landlords on how to choose the best carpet & flooring for rental properties. Prioritise Durability One of the first things landlords need to consider when selecting flooring for their rental property is durability. Rental properties often experience heavy foot traffic and may be subjected to various types of wear and tear. While budget is usually a priority as... View Article


Why Amtico Flooring Is A Great Choice

November 1, 2023 5:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Why Amtico Flooring Is A Great Choice

Amtico luxury vinyl flooring (LVT) is one of the most popular choices for our customers here at Rivendell. It’s exceptional for both residential and commercial applications. Here’s why… Durability Amtico is known for its exceptional durability and can withstand heavy foot traffic and daily wear and tear. It’s resistant to scratches, dents, and scuffs, making it a long-lasting and low-maintenance flooring option. And it can be installed over underfloor heating systems, providing an extra layer of warmth and comfort for your home or business.


LVT (Luxury Vinyl Tiles) A Great Floor For Commercial Premises

October 17, 2023 4:33 pm Published by Comments Off on LVT (Luxury Vinyl Tiles) A Great Floor For Commercial Premises

When it comes to flooring for commercial premises, it’s crucial to strike a balance between durability, aesthetics and maintenance. Which is why LVT (Luxury Vinyl Tiles) is increasingly becoming a top choice for businesses such as hotels, pubs, hospitality venues and schools. While it might be slightly pricier than traditional vinyl flooring, the benefits are worth every penny. Here is why we believe LVT could be the best choice for your venue: Pub Flooring: Style and Durability Pubs are vibrant and high-traffic spaces, making flooring a key consideration. LVT flooring offers the perfect blend of style and resilience. It comes in a wide range of... View Article


Choosing The Best Flooring For Your Home

September 20, 2023 12:26 pm Published by Comments Off on Choosing The Best Flooring For Your Home

Usually, when it comes to investing, the first thing that comes to mind are stocks, real estate or retirement funds. However, there’s an often-overlooked investment that is literally right under your feet – your floor. Choosing the right flooring for your home can have a significant impact on your cost of living and long-term home value. Let’s start by addressing the upfront cost. Installing quality flooring comes at a price, but it’s important to remember that it’s an expense that pays off in the long run. Low-quality or outdated flooring may seem like a cost-saving option, but it can end up costing you more in... View Article


How To Match Your Flooring To Your Style

September 2, 2023 3:15 pm Published by Comments Off on How To Match Your Flooring To Your Style

When it comes to home design every detail matters and your choice of flooring is no exception. Your choice significantly influences the aesthetic and atmosphere of your living space, meaning its essential to choose a style that matches your personality and home decor. Whether you’re considering carpet, Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) vinyl, or wooden flooring, here are some ideas on how to match your flooring to your unique style. Know your personality First, take a moment to think about your preferences. Are you drawn to sleek and modern designs, or do you prefer a more rustic and traditional look? Your flooring should reflect your personality... View Article