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Top Carpeting Trends

When designing your dream home one of the most important and eye catching things is the flooring. Some people opt for laminate flooring while others opt for carpet flooring. In this article we are sharing with you the top carpeting trends of 2015. Carpets are still very popular in the bedroom and when people do […]

Stop by for coffee and cake

Last year we organised a coffee morning to aid the Macmillan Cancer support, it was a brilliant morning filled with tea, coffee, cakes and a great atmosphere. We managed to raise £343.20 for Macmillan. We enjoyed hosting the event so much we are doing it again this year! The Macmillan cancer support group is a […]

Top Tips For Tiny Rooms

If you have a tiny room in your home it’s likely you’ll be struggling to know the best flooring options for it. How do we know this? Because it’s a question we are frequently asked here at Hereward Carpets. Whether your tiny looking room is a kitchen, bathroom, reading room or even a den for […]

Award Winning Range

Here at Hereward Carpets, we are always looking out for the best deals on our roll stock ranges, to bring you the best value for money we can offer. We stock many ranges from manufacturers such as Stainfree Soft Whisper from Abingdon Flooring, Tuftex Twist from Associated Weavers and Apollo Plus Twist from Cormar Carpets. […]

Employment opportunity at Hereward Carpets

Here at Hereward Carpets, we now have an exciting employment opportunity available. Showroom Assistant / Salesperson We have a vacancy for the above position which could be full or part time. As a large carpet stockist in Peterborough we buy in lots of large carpet rolls direct from manufacturers, so the work will involve unloading, […]

Bathroom Flooring: What Are The Options?

Many homeowners across the UK will regularly will have the, sometimes heated, conversation about the best flooring for the bathroom. It’s a hotly debated topic and we have lost count the amount of times we have heard couples in store ‘discussing’ the best option for their bathroom floor. So when it comes to bathroom floors, […]

Is thicker underlay better underlay?

To follow on from “why do I need new underlay?” I wanted to talk a little about the different types of underlay as it is not as straight forward as choosing the thickest you can find, it is always the case of buy the best you can afford as price is a good sign of […]

Spilling the beans on Stainfree Carpet

In our shop we have many variations of Stainfree carpet; there is care free, stain proof, stain resistant, and stain away… the list could go on. They are all named differently for the same reason that Pepsi and Coca-Cola are named differently, they are different manufacturers owning a brand so others can’t use that brand […]

Does it bind?

Have you ever thought that your home was missing something? Nothing big just a small feature that would really make your bedroom carpet stand out? Or maybe you have beautiful laminate flooring down in your lounge and you just need a touch of warmth to make everything feel more homely? You could find a beautiful […]