August 24, 2017 10:04 am
For years, carpet tiles have been one of the most popular flooring choices with our commercial clients, particularly offices, schools, public places and retail centres looking for a durable, versatile flooring that can match the décor of any room.
However, we have recently seen an increase in the number of clients requesting carpet tiles, not just for their functionality – but for the huge range of colours and styles available that make them an interior designer’s best friend.
Find out more about the rise in the trend of carpet tiles, the advantages of this product and our top design tips for incorporating them into your domestic or commercial premises.
July 31, 2017 5:15 pm
When it comes to housing developments, there are a number of considerations that need to be taken into account when choosing the flooring.
Opting for cheap, low-quality flooring may benefit you financially – but can lead to unhappy buyers and a bad reputation – so choosing the correct flooring is essential.
To help you choose the right flooring, we’ve compared the most popular flooring options on the issues that matter most to you and your potential buyers.
June 20, 2017 2:40 pm
Regardless of how much effort you put into keeping your flooring in good condition, the time will eventually come when a replacement is due. There a number of problems that come with old, outdated flooring that make your premises less desirable for guests and could lead to them choosing another premises to eat or stay at.
Luckily, there are plenty of options available for replacement flooring that are cost effective and durable whilst still looking fantastic. If you’re not sure about the types of flooring that are suited to your hospitality venue or don’t know if your flooring needs replacing, have a read below and let us help.
June 6, 2017 10:16 am
As a housing developer, you’ll need to correctly determine which type of carpet or flooring is best suited to your development project. You’ll not only be aware of staying within budget but also choosing a flooring style that compliments the look and feel of the property in order to encourage sales.
We know that that flooring is a key element for housing developers up and down the country.
With hundreds of flooring options available, we thought we’d run through some of our top recommendations for the best flooring in each room ensuring you not only make a great first impression in your staging property but meet the requirements of your residents.
March 27, 2017 3:31 pm
It is no coincidence that most accidents in the workplace are largely attributable to trips, spills, and falls. This is particularly the case in kitchens, bathrooms, and stairways where liquids are present and balance is more likely challenged.
So, whatever premises you reside in during working hours – whether commercial offices, restaurants, bars, educational facilities, or hotels – the right flooring is key for both your employees and your customers.
The importance of safety flooring, therefore, can’t be underestimated. We’ve explored your options below, so read on and find out why you should upgrade:
March 15, 2017 4:08 pm
If you’re planning on completely redesigning your bathroom or simply giving it a bit of a refresh feast your eyes on the latest trends to show their face in our bathrooms.
The modern and minimal designs that have been favoured for years before are classic looks that we’ll continue to be graced with.
However, interior design trends predict that home owners will be looking to interject personality into these spaces. Whether with texture, colour or quirky accessories there is a multitude of design options.
If you’re looking for inspiration, we’ve pulled together our favourite emerging trends. Have a read below:
February 22, 2017 5:01 pm
Just a handful of years ago it seemed like the world’s resources were infinite. But we know that this isn’t the case and instead both individuals and companies need to focus on finding sustainable ways in which to grow.
At Rivendell we believe in doing our bit for the planet. From reducing our paper output to exercising a strict recycling policy and encouraging a greener commute.
So, if you don’t already operate on this ethos we’ve compiled some top tips including a selection of fantastic eco-flooring – to get you started.
January 31, 2017 2:53 pm
It may be an overused cliché, but it’s true; you never get a second chance to make a good first impression.
Therefore when a new or potential client walks into your office building you should ensure that you’ve done everything in your power to create a welcoming reception.
Avoid a cold office lobby with faded carpets and snagged furniture and opt, in contrast, for an inviting yet classic and clean office space.
And where better to start than your flooring? Find out more below:
January 23, 2017 10:36 am
As we near the end of January – can you believe it? – predicted trends and designs are coming into play.
And whilst our 2017 flooring predictions are making waves, we thought we’d take the time to explore greenery.
Recently announced by Pantone as their colour of the year you should expect to see shades of nature in every corner of interior design.
Find out more below and how you can incorporate the theme into your home:
December 22, 2016 9:22 am
Whether you’re choosing to make resolutions to adopt a healthier lifestyle, take more time to yourself, or reinvent your wardrobe, the New Year brings with it the opportunity for a great deal of change.
So, as Big Ben chimes in and the uncertain chorus of Auld Lang Syne is sung, why not vow to refresh, revamp, and make over your home in 2017?
And, just as we do every year, the Rivendell team will continue to supply and fit the highest quality of flooring. So why not take a look at our biggest trend spots for the new year and make yours a resolution that we can help complete. Read more below: