LVT Feature Strips: The Complete Guide

Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT) are an incredibly popular flooring option in both domestic and commercial properties. It’s well-known for imitating wood and tile with flawless results. Whilst LVT on its own is a thing of beauty, many people choose to enhance their look using feature strips. We’ve put together this complete guide to help you see the impressive difference LVT feature strips can make to your brand new flooring!

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How to Lay Laminate Flooring

How to Lay Laminate Flooring

When you purchase brand new flooring, you want the best quality. This expectation of quality doesn’t stop with the product, either. Once your new flooring arrives, it need to be fitted to the highest standard. Whilst we may not offer a fitting service here at Direct Wood Flooring, you can check out our guide on how to find yourself a wood flooring fitter for some helpful tips. If you’re handy with your DIY and would like to fit it yourself, we’ve put together this handbook on how to lay Laminate Flooring to guide you through the process.

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Floating Floor Wood Flooring Installation

Flooring Fixing Methods – Part One: Floating Floors

There are a number of factors to consider when deciding on which flooring to purchase. While we typically base our decisions on aesthetics, practicality also holds significant importance. You could be torn between two choices for your kitchen flooring, or whether to install yourself or find a flooring fitter to do the job for you. The latter depends on how comfortable you are with DIY, and which installation method your new flooring uses. There are three main flooring fixing methods: Floating Floors, Glue Down and Secret Nailing. To help you decide which is best for you, we’ve put together a series of guides. Each explains the uses of each specific fixing method, which flooring types are suitable, and the benefits and drawbacks of each one. In the first part on this series, we’re looking at Floating Floor installations.

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