Floor to ceiling – we’re a one-stop shop for renovations!

With so many more people working from home now and the price of new property in Cape Town still rocketing, renovations are the order of the day. Office spaces, Granny flats, rentable apartments and entertainment areas, both indoors and out, the demand is high for people to renovate their homes or offices as opposed [...]

2021-09-23T12:37:27+00:00September 7th, 2021|Blog, Laminate Flooring|

Pet-friendly flooring options – inside and out

Having been suppliers and installers of almost every type of flooring surface, both inside and outside the home, we are often asked by those with pets what would be the most pet-friendly options for both. Well to begin with let’s look at flooring options inside the home. As we know the two biggest problems [...]

2021-07-18T11:19:54+00:00July 18th, 2021|Blog|

3 ways to keep your home warm underfoot this winter

Winter is now fully upon us in the Western Cape and we all know how cold it can get, especially when the rains come. Due to the pandemic more of us than ever will be spending more of our days at home too, so our home comforts are uppermost in our minds. Heat rises [...]

2020-06-11T12:57:02+00:00June 11th, 2020|Blog, Carpets, Rugs, Vinyl Flooring|

A perfect 5 point plan to fix your floors in lockdown 

While you’ve spent hundreds of hours holed up in lockdown you may have become more aware of your surroundings. You may have noticed issues with parts of your home that are in need of attention, but decided to just let it ride because this is obviously not a good time to have repairs done. [...]

2020-05-19T06:56:01+00:00May 19th, 2020|Blog, Helpful Tips|

Why do we need expansion joints?

One of the most frequently asked questions when we are installing vinyl or laminate flooring for our clients is; “Why do we need expansion joints?” Many feel that they may not be necessary and just a money spinner for the flooring suppliers. This is definitely not so, and in the case of pretty much [...]

2020-03-23T14:05:59+00:00March 19th, 2020|Blog, Laminate Flooring|

Replacing, repairing and preparing sub-flooring

As we go into a new year many homeowners and landlords may be turning their attention to their floors. How are they looking? Do they really need replacing? On the surface their flooring, or carpet may look great, but there may be something under the surface that is possibly not - their sub-flooring! This [...]

2020-02-06T14:50:00+00:00February 6th, 2020|Blog, Helpful Tips|

The ABC of cleaning and preserving Hardwood flooring

In a recent article I wrote about the impending holidays and those who will be wanting to revamp and refurbish their holiday houses for the summer. For those of you who may be owners of one of those beautiful Cape Dutch style homes – or even a modern home for that matter, with a [...]

2019-10-18T13:00:17+00:00October 18th, 2019|Blog|

Why SPC Vinyl is every holiday home landlord’s choice

Why SPC Vinyl is every holiday home landlord’s first choice Spring has finally arrived and many holiday home owners are unlocking their holiday residences or rentals for the first time in months. Usually there is a lot of cleaning to be done and in many cases refurbishing of all kinds. Those who rent out [...]

2019-09-16T08:21:46+00:00September 16th, 2019|Blog|

A great rug can enhance any floor – part 1

Many people don’t really think of rugs as enhancing their flooring surface. They are traditionally known as investment items, as in the choice of Persian carpets, which are often hung on the wall, or even more often, placed over damaged floors or old carpets. Well, it’s really all about matching the right rugs to [...]

2019-04-09T13:09:43+00:00April 9th, 2019|Blog, Carpets, Laminate Flooring, Rugs|
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