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Vinyl Buying Guide: What to expect

Why we Know You’ll Love our Vinyl flooring Collection.

Carpet it wants to help you find flooring you’ll fall in love with. With vinyl you’ll be using it for the next decade or longer.

Pick the right design and it will complement your interiors for the length of that time.

Vinyl has been around for decades. When we first started out the only Vinyl’s available were Lino.

These were simple patterns and were notoriously difficult to fit. These Lino’s were always cold to the touch and the designs were rather basic and bland.

Today products such as Carpet its floors offer you many benefits. You’ll see why this is still one of the most popular flooring types around.

With our range of vinyl you can expect the following

  • A wide selection of flooring
  • Flooring to suit all budgets
  • Products of exceptional quality
  • Multitude of widths to minimise any waste
  • A wide variety of colours and shades
  • With a huge range of modern and traditional designs and patterns that you'll love.
  • Available in R10 and R11 non-slip ratings for added safety.

With over 30 years’ experience in the carpet & vinyl industry we know each person is different. You need flooring that represents your preferences, personality and your budget.

How is the modern vinyl flooring made?

Vinyl flooring has hard wearing top layers giving you a lasting floor.

Vinyl floors look stunning, but they’re matched with practical features too:

  • They have nonslip features to turn home and office spaces into safe areas. These products are R10 & R11 rated ensuring unnecessary accidents are prevented.

Thanks to insulated backing features the floors will feel warm underfoot. This means your rooms will feel inviting and you’ll save energy.

Unlike tiles and wood these products will absorb sounds. This turns offices into more practical areas to keep focus and have meetings.

  • These vinyls are especially suited for underfloor heating systems.

So, you can get the look and ease of cleaning expected from a hard floor without the noise and cold feet hard floors create.

  • Vinyl is water resistant making it a practical option for any room—including bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Vinyl is extremely easy to clean and maintain.
  • Vinyl is relatively easy to install unlike the Lino’s of the past.

Cleaning vinyl is easy making it any home’s practical first choice. Because it doesn’t retain dirt and grime you can use it in entrance halls & for children’s play areas.

  • Vinyl creates warm, comfortable spaces making it perfect for your family’s lifestyle.

This means your high traffic office spaces can look exceptional for years to come; yet can be easily mopped to keep them looking great Warming shades of brown featuring in our vinyl flooring bring character to a room in your home. Lighter shades of brown highlight the core features of knots and grains, bringing this fabulous cushioned vinyl flooring to life. The realistic effect of wood flooring is achieved at a fraction of the cost, with less up keep and maintenance! The realistic natural effect of this vinyl can bring together a room whilst creating that homely feel.

Ideal to be placed in various rooms throughout the home, its hard wearing and durable properties allow this vinyl flooring to withstand high levels of footfall. Water resistant and R10 slip resistant, this cushion vinyl flooring can even be laid in wet areas of the home such as bathrooms without a worry.

Tips on buying Vinyl Flooring

Listed below are a small selection of the most popular designs and qualities of Vinyl that may inspire you.

Variety

Our vinyl range includes many different designs and styles. You’re spoiled for choice!

Manhattan

Pick an item from this range if you love natural designs. You can have an authentic looking wood or stone floor without the hefty price tag. The designs look exceptional and there are many to pick from. The slip resistance and cushion floor feature make it comfortable & safe to walk on.

Baroque

Do you want to be different than everybody else? Then you need Baroque vinyl floor. Original designs in a variety of colours help you create spaces that represent your personality. The 0.2mm hard wearing top layer will keep your floor in top condition for seven years or more.

Promenade Vinyl

These are more classic designs in our vinyl range. Designs such as black slate and light marble are all represented. With an R10 slip resistance rating all rooms in your home can become a bit safer. That’s practicality matched with style!

Vibrant Living

All-natural designs from stone to wood are represented in this grouping. Your floors can resemble oak, tiles or marble. Which do you fancy most?

Designs

What are your favourite décor styles?

There are no limits to what you can create when picking from our range.

Sizes

We know each renovation project is unique. What width vinyl will be most beneficial for you? Our stocks of the multi widths ensure any waste is kept to a minimum.

2m/3m/4m Please bear this in mind when ordering a Wood Effect of Directional tile pattern.

In our range you’ll find classic designs but also original ones you won’t get anywhere else. Use them to get creative and decorate your spaces on a unique way all at unbelievably low prices.

Tile effect

The fabulous Carpet iT tile effect vinyl flooring available in a classic stone tile design & an abstract design. With a huge range of colours available you are sure to find a tile effect vinyl to complement a whole host of room colourways. Varying tones and high levels of detail ensure that this flooring has a truly realistic effect.

The standard symmetrical tile effect available in all colours is complimented by a huge range of abstract tile designs featuring differing size tiles in both squares and rectangles.

The tile effect vinyl has a super realistic look thanks to its silvery grey multi tonal details and has a lovely textured feel. Featuring a water-resistant and slip-resistant finish, it works great in wet areas such as bathrooms and kitchens. This vinyl is scratch-resistant to minimise damage and wear, complete with a manufacturer’s warranty.

Mosaic Effects

A classic mosaic tile effect vinyl is a nice addition to any area. This detailed look is created with small square tiles, using different shades of colour to build up this design. Contrasting light tiles are used to highlight darker tiles. Add flair and character to a room by creating a difference.

Cushioned vinyl flooring features an easy clean, water resistant design – perfect to be laid in the bathroom or kitchen. The high durability of our vinyl flooring makes it ideal for busy family home that often experience hustle and bustle.

Marble Effect Plains

The marble stone effect cushion flooring is very realistic and will bring style to your rooms and comfort underfoot. Perfect in any room but particularly effective as kitchen or bathroom vinyl, from a off white colour which is light and clean to a carbon black plain effect, our vinyl range will complement any colour scheme or style of home. The heat insulating properties of vinyl makes it very compatible to use with underfloor heating to really warm your home. The plain styles compliment any existing décor and the light colour gives the illusion of space; whilst the darker colours give the illusion of warmth.

Wood Effect Vinyl

Wood effect planks look beautiful on their own across a whole floor, but can also be combined with complementary tiles for a bespoke design.

Give purpose to larger spaces by adding ‘zones’, and join rooms with a border of wood effect flooring around a different pattern or colour.

With the huge success of Laminate flooring and real wood flooring it was only a matter of time before other materials with the same designs came onto the market.

Laminate & real wood flooring although beautiful do have their drawbacks. Laminate flooring is not suitable for rooms which are prone to high humidity or becoming wet. Also Laminate flooring is noisy when walked across.

Vinyl flooring is the perfect answer. Being cushioned it has excellent thermal properties and also is far quieter when walked across. Vinyl flooring is also water resistant and provides excellent slip resistant properties.

At Carpet it we stock a huge variety of wood effect Vinyl flooring to suit all tastes and budgets.

All-natural wood designs from light maple to walnut bring character to any room in your home. Lighter shades of brown highlight the core features of knots and grains, bringing this fabulous cushioned vinyl flooring to life. The realistic effect of wood flooring is achieved at a fraction of the cost, with less up keep and maintenance! The realistic natural effect of this vinyl can bring together a room whilst creating that homely feel. Ideally placed in various rooms throughout the home, Vinyl’s hard wearing and durable properties vinyl flooring to withstand high levels of footfall. Water resistant and slip resistant, cushioned vinyl flooring can even be laid in wet areas of the home such as bathrooms without a worry

Available in 2m, 3m & 4m widths.

Please bear in mind the panels on this product look best when laid length ways.