Tips to Save Money with Your Floor
A new floor always means more money to spend. So, if you are on a budget it is always interesting to find a way to save money. In this post, we show some ways you could save money with your floor that perhaps you hadn’t even noticed before.
Choose a Floor Suitable to Your Place
This means that you need to choose the right material for your house. For instance, if you have underfloor heating or there is humidity you can’t go for 100% natural materials such as solid wood. The reason being that solid wood in contact with temperature fluctuations can end up damaged. Because of this it is very important you are informed about what floor best suits your house, otherwise you could end up losing a lot money having to replace a damaged floor with another one.
Try a Bit of DIY
Unless your floor is very difficult to install, why not try to install your floor yourself? Some floor now come with installation methods that allows them to be layed down very easily. Floors such as engineered and laminate floors can be layed as floating floors, which means that you simply just lay them without any additional joining method. Some vinyl tiles also come with a locking system that make the tiles click together when installing the floor!
Choose Floors That are Good at Insulating
By doing this, you will be able to save in energy bills. Solid wood and engineered wood flooring are well renowned for this - they circulate the heating, and the heat stays longer. If you add an underlay this works even better. Thanks to this you will use less heat and therefore you will spend less money on energy bills. Any kind of wood floor will help to insulate your home, but engineered flooring offers many sustainable benefits too. It uses less natural wood which helps to stop deforestation and has a generally very clean manufacturing process.
Always do a Price Match
When you are about to buy a new floor, always check with us first. You could find out that the same floor is less expensive here! This is because we always offer you the best price match guarantee! In addition, our advice centre will help you in finding the most similar floors in case we don’t stock the exact one that you want.
As you can see, there are lots of ways to cut down on spending when it comes to flooring!