Frequently asked questions…
Being in the industry for decades and decades, we’ve nearly heard it all. Have a look through some of the most commonly asked questions we hear and also, what home and business owners should be aware of.
Are vinyl planks waterproof?
Are vinyl planks stuck down?
Do vinyl planks scratch and if so can they be replaced?
They are scratch resistant and they can be replaced easily.
Are vinyl planks easy to clean?
Are hybrid planks water proof?
Yes they are.
How are hybrid planks installed?
They are a click-together system that is a floating floor.
Can hybrid planks go over my existing ceramic floor?
Yes, you can. Also, without any additional floor prep.
What's the difference between laminate and hybrid?
Laminate is 8-12mm thick Hybrid is 5-6mm and Hybrid is fully waterproof and much harder wearing product.
What type of carpet is suited to me?
What is the difference is between carpets?
Comes down to price, comfort and purpose
What is the difference with wool?
Can engineered timber be sanded?
Yes it can be sanded and re-polished or oiled
What is the benefit of engineered timber over solid timber?
It is a cost-effective way to get a nice floor with that timber look and feel.
Is engineered timber directly stuck to the slab or is it floating?
Are laminate planks waterproof?
Some brands are. Most are not.
Do laminate planks scratch and if so, can they be replaced?
How are laminate planks installed?
How thick are laminate planks?
Is sheet vinyl waterproof?
How is sheet vinyl installed?
It can be stuck and loose laid
Does sheet vinyl scratch?
How is timber installed?
How thick is timber flooring?
What size tile is best for my house?
Is Gloss or Satin easier to keep clean?
Satin is easier and won’t show the dust
General Residential Questions
Can old timber floors be rejuviated?
Of course. Please call us for a no obligation quote.
Do new builds require further floor preparation before flooring can be laid/installed?
It is preferred that there is no furniture but we can accommodate if there is
What carpet do you recommend for rental properties?
General Commercial Questions
Do you have supply commercial products?
Yes we have a large range of commercial products and can find something to suit the situation. We can also accommodate with after hours work.
Do you have all the right clearances to get access commercial sites?
All our installers have the appropriate clearances for their respective commercial sites
Can you do commercial kitchens?
Do you supply and install sound proofing solutions/acoustic products?
We have a large range of underlays and fillers we use to minimise the acoustics as much as we can