Classy Halloween Decoration Ideas

Classy Halloween Decoration Ideas by Direct Wood Flooring

Our last Halloween themed blog looked at how to protect your wood flooring when hosting a party, now we turn our attention to classy Halloween decoration which avoids the need to be so cautious. Step away from the silly string, gunge and other wood flooring horrors and think elegant, Halloween soiree. We all like to be a bit fancy now and again and if it protects our wood flooring along the way too, then we’re on to a winner!


Wood Flooring Feature Walls

wood flooring feature wall

Wood flooring not only looks amazing on our floors but now it’s making a statement on our walls too!

We all have a different idea of what the perfect home looks like. We like to express our unique sense of style through our home décor with distinctive flooring, unique light fittings or bold furniture. When it comes to your wall designs, wood flooring feature walls have totally modernised the way we decorate.


Hosting a Halloween Party? Protect your Wood Flooring

Halloween Party

Hosting a Halloween party this month? Great, these handy tips will help keep your

wood flooring looking fabulous!

We all love Halloween, from the trick or treating as a child to Halloween parties and family get togethers as we grow older – It’s an exciting event to get involved in. Dressing up in our spookiest outfits, putting on a spread of ghostly delights and participating in the annual round of apple bobbing is what Halloween parties are all about.


DWF Awarded Top 100 Flooring Blog 2017

flooring blog

We’re delighted our Direct Wood Flooring blog has been awarded 8th position in the Top 100 Flooring Blogs by Feedspot.

As a modern RRS reader, Feedspot compiles all your favourite blogs into one easily accessible space. Bringing you the most recent, relevant content fresh to your fingertips whilst eliminating the need to scour the net for hours on end for updates on all your favourite sites. We would like to personally thank all of our loyal readers for your continued support in helping us achieve the award.


Top 5 Home Styles Featuring Wooden Flooring

wooden flooring

Wooden flooring is one of the most versatile flooring ranges on the market. From Modern to Traditional and Scandinavian design, it is renowned for the ability to blend effortlessly with décor and furnishings to really enhance your choice of styling. With a range to suit every budget, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect wooden flooring for your next home project. Here we look at some of our favourite home styles to see how wooden flooring can make a real difference to your home.


How to Fit Laminate Flooring

Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is one of the easiest flooring ranges to fit; anyone with basic DIY skills can give it a go. Secured with a click lock mechanism, the boards simply click together to form the join. With no need for adhesive, laminate flooring sits freely above the sub floor to allow sufficient room for the wood to expand. This installation method is referred to as a floating installation and is one of the most efficient techniques to use. Less components are needed to secure the floor, making the process a lot quicker and easier compared to solid or engineered wood flooring.