Month: December 2013

Deck the Halls!

With the festive season in full swing, people are starting to feel the effect on their bank balance so it helps to know how to wisely spend your money when it comes to decking your halls with the finest hardwood flooring. The best investments are the ones which last – no matter what the trend of the month is. When it comes to interior design trends certainly do come and go, but choosing something that is a statement of your own style will never go out of fashion. There is always help out there for those unsure of how...

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Construction Leads the Way

As the country gets back on its feet, there is a fresh demand for more housing as people look to become first time buyers. Recently the highly anticipated Markit/CIPS Manufacturing PMI report revealed that the UK construction output is the highest it has been since 2007, because of a boost in the property market, civil engineering and commercial projects. Situated in the North East is leading timber supplier NY Timber. Established in 1979, the company has gone on to become one of the largest independent importers of timber in the country. They have gone from a small local business...

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No More Compromising on Quality

In the UK today, 44% of house purchase loans are first time buyers according to the Council of Mortgage Lenders, showing an upward trend for the first time since 2007, and it is up by 20% compared to last year. First time buyers might have to compromise on taking a house which needs a bit of work, and all new houses need to be made to feel like a home. With the right flooring, the tone of a room is set and it gives new home-owners the base to build upon. Flooring and Doors have showrooms throughout the North...

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