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02
Sep

Spring Cleaning Tips for your Floors and Carpet.

The hardest working space would have to be the floors in your home. With the house being closed up all Winter long, there is no time like Spring to give them a little extra TLC. Whether you have carpet that gets vacuumed every few days through to your tiles, hardwood or laminate that gets mopped once a week, by following these few simple steps you can have every room in…

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Want the look of timber floorboards without the price tag? The answer is Laminate.
31
Jul

Want the look of timber floorboards without the price tag? The answer is Laminate

In the past the choice was always wood over laminate, but hardwood timber floors are a little more expensive making it hard for people on a budget. We are finding that these days, laminate is the top option as the premium flooring choice for many homes around Australia. While hardwood timber flooring is usually installed by the professionals, laminate has a special tongue in groove side that makes instillation a…

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Vinyl Flooring. Once an 80’s classic now the popular choice of homeowners.
15
Jul

Vinyl Flooring. Once an 80’s classic now the popular choice of homeowners.

Vinyl flooring. To some of us it brings back memories of the black and white check pattern on kitchen floors. It was plastic, scratched easily and looked cheap. But this bad reputation hasn’t stopped this workhorse from making a comeback that has some people floored! - sorry the pun was right there. Vinyl is one of the fastest growing products in the flooring industry. Making it the trendy and affordable…

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Experience the difference, with Factory Direct Carpets
10
Jul

Experience the difference, with Factory Direct Carpets  

There are chain flooring stores throughout Australia, here at Factory Direct Carpet we have one and only store to offer our customers unbelievable service. We are a locally owned and operated store located at Charmhaven, on the NSW Central Coast. Our friendly staff have worked with us for many years and our team at Factory Direct Carpets feel just like family. We offer honest advice at a great price.  …

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The Questions You Need To Ask Yourself Before You Purchase New Flooring
17
Jun

The Questions You Need To Ask Yourself Before You Purchase New Flooring

So, your flooring is looking a little tired and outdated and you want to replace it? But with so many options what will you choose? We have a quick list of questions you can ask yourself when it comes to choosing your new flooring material. What will the traffic level be? If you have pets, kids or a space’ of your home that’s a high traffic area - Choose a…

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Why we love Carpet
08
Jun

Why we love Carpet

Hard surfaces have become popular in recent years with the pages of magazines featuring polished floor boards and tiles as far as the eye can see. Making a comeback in the style department is carpet, from plush and luxurious through to casual and cosy, carpet can give a space an entirely different feel. With the ability to instantly transform a space, making it feel warm and inviting, carpet remains one…

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