Winter has set in, it’s hot chocolates and jumpers for everyone. However, winter shouldn’t mean wearing extra layers whilst inside the house because your hardwood, laminate or vinyl floor isn’t the best insulator. Here are our top tips on how to keep your home warm this winter, whatever your budget. Fill The Gaps This might sound obvious but more often than not, they’re the things that are overlooked, filling any gaps in your hard floor or replacing any broken or Read More
Wood floors are naturally a slippery surface, which is particularly hazardous for pets and people wearing socks. However, there are a few tips to reduce the slipperiness of your wood floor, whether it’s through the use of oil finishes or anti-slip coatings. Oil Finish Regarded as the best finish for wood floors, oil finishes penetrate deep into the wood, providing an unmatched level of protection. This is essential when used in rooms that may be vulnerable to changing temperatures and Read More
If you have purchased your first home or perhaps are looking to spruce up the appearance of your current property, you may be looking to redo your flooring. With such a vast array of flooring options, it can be difficult to understand which type is the best for each individual room. As we are experts in flooring, therefore, we have compiled a short guide to help you choose the right flooring option for your home. Living Room For most properties, Read More
There are many flooring options available, such as carpet, solid wood, stone, tile flooring and vinyl. Vinyl has come a long way in recent years and has become increasingly popular for exceptional reasons. Vinyl flooring has many advantages that make it a strong contender against many other flooring choices. Here are just a few of the reasons: 1. Cost One reason people choose vinyl over other types of flooring is that it’s significantly cheaper. If you have a large area Read More
Bleach cleanable carpets are made of 100% polypropylene fibres which repel spills & stains, making them exceptionally easy to clean! When anything spills onto the polypropylene the dirt just sits on top of the fibre instead of penetrating into it, making this type of carpet perfect for busy family homes! The following are the steps to follow when cleaning a bleach cleanable carpet Preparing for cleaning Before preparing any bleach solution, ensure that your hands are covered with rubber gloves, and put Read More
Compare a room with bare floors to one with a carpet and the latter will appear infinitely more attractive. A well-chosen carpet has the ability to change a room from cold and forbidding to warm and welcoming. Not only will a well-chosen carpet change the look of a room, but, it also has a psychological effect. Just imagine coming home and feeling a cold hard floor under your feet, versus taking off your shoes off and feeling something soft and Read More
Good news! Our showroom is now open Saturdays 10 – 1 So pop in and have a look around We have a large range of carpets, vinyl, laminate and wood flooring, to suit all budgets
Our new showroom is now open at JBJ Business Park, Northampton Road, Blisworth, Northampton. NN7 3DW. Please come in for a tea or coffee and choose the flooring of your choice. To arrange an appointment then please call us on 01604 702774.
Crackdown on rogue traders targeting older people as Age UK Northamptonshire launch new business directory Marcus Taylor of Tayflor Carpets and Vinyls and Liam Condron, Chief Officer of Age UK Northamptonshire A charity in Northamptonshire has launched a crackdown on rogue traders in the county who are ‘increasingly targeting older people’. Age UK Northamptonshire today launched a new business directory of trustworthy local traders and businesses, including builders, plumbers, roofers, gardeners, decorators, solicitors and more. It is hoped it will Read More
Laminate flooring For a contemporary and practical look for your home, laminates and hardwood flooring will be what you are looking for! At Tayflor Carpets and Vinyls in Northamptonshire, we have a large range of laminate flooring and real wood flooring. Laminates are a great option for the modern home, ideal for playrooms, kitchens, diners and even main living spaces, as they are hard wearing and cheaper than the real wood option. You will find it very hard to Read More
Tayflor is a small, family-owned business operating in Northampton and Milton Keynes. We take our work seriously, and it’s important to us that we’re able to supply our customers with top-quality flooring, custom-made rugs, stair runners, removable carpets, laminate, wood and vinyl – all the flooring you could want, in fact, custom made to fit in perfectly with your home or other property. Our services are flexible enough to be perfect for rental properties, and we always have underlay and Read More
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