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Flooring Buying Guide


Our wide range of high quality flooring offers a selection of colours and materials to suit your style and space. We understand choosing flooring can be a difficult decision as it has to be stylish yet a practical solution for your home. This guide will help you choose the right flooring for you.



Wickes flooring range

Solid Wood Flooring

Cut from a single piece of solid wood that brings natural character, grain and warmth to a room.

  • Strongest and most durable flooring
  • Timeless and long lasting
  • Great sound absorption properties
  • Can be sanded, re-stained, lacquered or varnished
  • Our timber is sourced responsibly and is FSC certified
  • Suitable for Living Areas & Kitchens*

Luxury Vinyl Flooring

Luxury Vinyl Flooring features a realistic printed decor, sandwiched between a layer of vinyl providing a resistance to scratches.

  • 100% water resistant
  • Fast and simple installation
  • Excellent noise reduction and has a soft sound when walked on
  • Authentically replicates wooden and tiled floors
  • Suitable for Living Areas, Kitchens & Bathrooms*

Engineered Wood Flooring

Made up of three layers; solid backboard base with compressed fibreboard middle layer and natural solid wood top layer.

  • 100% water resistant
  • Fast and simple click installation
  • Excellent noise reduction and has a soft sound when walked on
  • Authentically replicates wooden and tiled floors
  • Suitable for Living Areas, Kitchens & Bathrooms*

Laminate Flooring

Compressed fibreboard overlaid with photographic paper and covered with a protective resin top layer.

  • Easy to install and maintain
  • Resists scratches, dents and stains
  • Softer under foot than tiles, concrete and stone
  • More affordable than engineered or solid wood
  • Suitable for Living Areas & Kitchens*

Flooring Trends & Inspiration


Flooring Trends & Inspiration

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Underlay

Underlay

  • Smooths uneven floors
  • High compression strength
  • Proven sound reduction upon impact

Ideal for

  • Laminate Flooring
  • Luxury Vinyl Flooring
  • Engineered Wood
  • Flooring
  • Solid Wood Flooring
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Trims

Trims

  • Covers the gap between two floors
  • Creates continuity between floors & skirting-boards
  • Colour matched to our range of Laminate Flooring

Ideal for

  • Laminate Flooring
  • Solid Wood Flooring
  • Engineered Wood Flooring
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Flooring Kit/Accs

Flooring Kit/Accs

  • Maintains the gap around a perimeter
  • For pulling planks together and protecting edges of boards when tapping them together
  • Great for repairing damaged flooring

Ideal for

  • Laminate Flooring
  • Luxury Vinyl Flooring
  • Engineered Wood Flooring
  • Solid Wood Flooring
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Threshold Bars

Threshold Bars

  • T-bars and Reducer cover gaps where two floors meet
  • Covers the gap between two floors of differing heights up to 20mm
  • Provides a consistent flow between rooms

Ideal for

  • Laminate Flooring
  • Engineered Wood Flooring
  • Solid Wood Flooring
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Cork Expansion
                    Strips

Cork Expansion Strips

  • Essential when fitting a floating floor
  • Controls the natural expansion of your flooring
  • Minimises the impact & prevents rising and moving against the perimeter of a room

Ideal for

  • Laminate Flooring
  • Engineered Wood Flooring
  • Solid Wood Flooring
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T&Cs: *Please see product details for more information in regards to flooring suitability.