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Fitting A Solid Wood Floor: Essential Tools & Tips

Solid wood floors offer quintessentially ageless quality, easy care for busy lifestyles and business needs, unrivalled strength and durability, and promote healthier indoor air quality. All this, while being available in a seemingly endless array of styles, grains, patterns and colours to suit your tastes.  Quicksand Flooring always delivers when it comes to quality [...]

By |2020-05-22T09:18:29+01:00May 22nd, 2020|Commercial, Domestic, Services|Comments Off on Fitting A Solid Wood Floor: Essential Tools & Tips

A Hardwood Floor Buying Guide: What To Consider

Hardwood flooring creates a sense of luxury, high-end, timeless style, and is quite simply unbeatable when it comes to flooring homes of any size, business premises, or other commercial properties. This type of wood floor is hugely practical for everyday living because of its durability, making it easy for you to mop, sweep and [...]

By |2020-05-01T13:07:27+01:00May 1st, 2020|Commercial, Domestic, Services|Comments Off on A Hardwood Floor Buying Guide: What To Consider

Parquet Floor Sanding: How to Sand a Parquet Floor

Parquet flooring styles have been around for centuries, dipping in and out of popularity as the times and interior trends change. Where parquet floors were once a staple in any stately home, they’re now more of a rarity. If you move into a new home and find an old parquet floor underneath a shabby [...]

By |2020-03-24T13:40:34+00:00March 24th, 2020|Commercial, Domestic, Services|Comments Off on Parquet Floor Sanding: How to Sand a Parquet Floor

Professional or DIY Floor Sanding: Which is Best?

Hardwood floors are simply unbeatable when it comes to choosing a type of flooring for your home, business premises, or commercial property. They make a statement and add a sense of extravagance to any room, no matter the size or shape.  Wooden flooring is popular not just for its beauty, but practicality too - [...]

By |2020-02-20T14:57:36+00:00February 20th, 2020|Domestic|Comments Off on Professional or DIY Floor Sanding: Which is Best?

Types Of Wood Flooring: Solid Or Engineered Wood?

Wood flooring instantly adds character and warmth to any room. It can transform a lifeless and sterile environment into a cosy and luxurious place to be. Despite the unwavering popularity of wood flooring, many people still find themselves stuck when it comes to deciding between the types of wood flooring to have [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:58:33+00:00January 27th, 2020|Commercial, Domestic|Comments Off on Types Of Wood Flooring: Solid Or Engineered Wood?

Preparing For Winter With Simple Home Maintenance

                              The days are getting shorter and the nights are drawing in, meaning winter is well and truly on its way. It’s time to say goodbye to the long evenings spent in the garden, and cosy up with mugs of tea [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:56:01+00:00November 8th, 2019|Commercial, Domestic|Comments Off on Preparing For Winter With Simple Home Maintenance

Home Improvements To Help Save Money

It is no secret that having a home is expensive. Between heating and cooling, electric, and water bills, utilities account for a significant chunk of a homeowner’s monthly expenses. There are, thankfully, some home improvements you can make to help save money! We’ve put together a blog about home improvements to help save money, some [...]

By |2019-10-14T11:44:07+01:00October 11th, 2019|Commercial, Domestic|Comments Off on Home Improvements To Help Save Money

Interior Design to Keep Your Home Cool

We’ve all had those sleepless nights when your house is just too hot! In the UK we make homes so they’re good at insulating heat for the cold winters, but when summer comes around and we have those few hot weeks it can be a struggle. It’s one of those things that you forget about [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:54:54+00:00September 19th, 2019|Commercial, Domestic|Comments Off on Interior Design to Keep Your Home Cool

The History of Hardwood Flooring

A Brief History of Hardwood Flooring Using wood for flooring was a laborious business during the 15th and 16th centuries. Unlike today where we have technology to lend a helping hand, timber needed to be hand-sawn, split or axed to provide planks for flooring. As it wasn’t a completely accurate process, this often resulted in [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:53:59+00:00August 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The History of Hardwood Flooring

Eco-Friendly Home Renovations

There is nothing worse than living in a home that you don’t feel matches your style. Home renovations can be necessary to make sure you feel happy and comfortable in your own space, though some aspects of renovating your home can be detrimental for the environment. If you are planning on renovating your home, why [...]

By |2020-02-20T15:52:36+00:00July 12th, 2019|Domestic|Comments Off on Eco-Friendly Home Renovations