Kitchens & Bathrooms Quarterly


Choosing the right type of flooring for your home is as important as the very roof over your head — after all, the right floor surface can make your house a warm, comfy and beautiful home. However, with so many options to choose from, shopping for flooring can be overwhelming. Here, with help from Carpet Court ambassador Darren Palmer, as well as industry experts from Cosentino and Concreate, we compare most flooring types to help guide you through this important building step.


For softness under foot and effective sound insulation, carpet is a great flooring option, especially in apartments or two-storey homes where insulation and soft footfalls are appreciated. Aesthetically, carpet provides visual softness and a continuous, flat colour.

One advantage of carpet is that there is something for practically every space. Loop-pile carpets feature a wear-resistant pile, which is perfect for active families or those

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