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Best Carpet Underlay Advice on Price, Quality & Reviews

Contents: Use the links below to navigate through this comprehensive guide on helping you choose the best underlay for your needs Section 1: Advice on ‘What’s the BEST Underlay?’ Should I use the same underlay for the whole house? What is the best carpet underlay to use? Best for a bedroom carpet? Best for a living room carpet? Best for a kitchen floor? Best for a hall, landing or stairs carpet? Best for a room

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6 Large Renovations that add value to your home

Making value-adding changes to a home is on many people’s to-do lists. Everyone wants to maximise the value of the investment made when purchasing a property and carrying out a DIY upgrade or paying for tradespeople to do some remodelling is a great way to achieve it. There are many ways that you can make changes to a property (ranging from extensive redesigns to simple redecorations) which would have a significant impact on its value.

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How to Fit Stairs Carpet – Simple 5 Step Guide

Once you have torn out and cleaned up everything from your old stair carpet, it’s time to decide whether you want to fit your new one ‘the DIY way’ or hire a fitter to get the job done at an additional cost. Many people choose to fit their stairs flooring themselves, which is why this guide takes you through 5 simple steps on how to fit carpet on your stairs. It will help you make

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How To Install Electric Underfloor Heating

When renovating a kitchen or bathroom, the order in which you complete each step is vital to the success of planning and project outcome. That’s why in this article, we are giving you essential steps to take when installing electric underfloor heating. Often installed in the kitchen or bathroom. We also make suggestions about which step you need to take and when during the full renovation. The high-level stages for installing electric underfloor heating are:

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How to Fit Wood or Laminate Flooring & Underlay – A Detailed Step by Step Guide

Laminate floor boards are a great and simple option for your new flooring because they are easily accessible and can be fitted yourself – only after you have read this article of course. Laminate can also be hard wearing because it has a strong surface. That makes it very scratch resistant and in turn an extremely popular choice. These are some general guidelines to fitting a laminate floor. Always remember to follow the manufacturer’s instructions

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The Different Types of Flooring for Your Home

There are many different types of flooring that can be used around the home and making the right choice for each room can be difficult. In this article we take a look at a range of the most popular types of house flooring available today to help you select the best option for each room. But first let’s take a look at what might influence your final decision.   How to choose the right flooring

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How to Choose A Paint Colour Scheme for Your Bedroom

If you’re wondering how to choose a colour scheme for your bedroom then don’t worry – you’re definitely not alone! Painting a bedroom is no easy task – from moving furniture, preparing surfaces, filling holes, masking up fixtures, protecting carpets, not to mention cleaning up afterwards – so make sure it is worth your while by picking a paint colour you love. This post will help you do just that by running through some of

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How to level a concrete floor before laying your carpet or laminate

If you’re laying new carpet or laminate and your concrete subfloor surface is uneven, it’s worth taking the time out to level out any of the marks, scuffs or even dips and imperfections. The best product to use for levelling a concrete floor is a Floor levelling compound. That’s because it will help you to achieve a smooth and even surface. It’s fairly easy to do when you use the right tools and equipment. That’s

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