What is the most durable floor type?
With so many flooring solutions available, it is difficult to decide on the most long-lasting type. However, when it comes to durability and longevity there are certain materials that stand out from the rest. Hardwood flooring is the most popular choice for its timeless beauty, durability and easy maintenance. Luxury vinyl also offers a great combination of durability, style and affordability. Of course, the flooring option you choose will depend on your particular needs and preferences.
At The Silkroad, we are experts in all types of flooring with experience that spans over 30 years. Our knowledgeable team can provide expert advice to help you select the right type of floor for your home. Whether you’re looking for high quality carpets and flooring, vinyl flooring or quality carpets we can provide you with a selection from leading manufacturers that are designed to last.
Best hardwoods for flooring
When it comes to longevity, hardwood is the ideal choice. The most popular types of hardwoods for flooring are oak, maple, cherry and walnut. These woods are durable, easy to care for and available in a variety of styles and finishes that complement any décor.
What makes maple a great wood for flooring?
Maple is an extremely durable wood that has a natural resistance to wear and tear. It is also very easy to maintain, requiring minimal cleaning and occasional sealing. The beautiful grain pattern of maple creates stunning finishes such as natural or stained colors. Maple can also be found in solid or engineered planks making it versatile and suitable for any room in your home.
At The Silkroad, we are dedicated to helping you find the perfect flooring solution for your needs. We have a wide selection of high quality carpets and flooring from leading manufacturers that are designed to last. With our knowledgeable team on hand to provide expert advice, you can trust The Silkroad for all your flooring needs.
What are the advantages of luxury vinyl flooring?
Luxury vinyl is an excellent alternative to hardwood flooring. It offers a great combination of durability, style and affordability. Luxury vinyl is also very easy to maintain and often comes in realistic finishes that look just like real hardwood. This makes it a popular choice for homes with busy lifestyles or those looking for a low-maintenance flooring solution.
At The Silkroad, we are experts in all types of Godalming flooring with years of experience. Our knowledgeable team can provide you with expert advice to help you select the right type of floor for your home. We have a wide selection of luxury vinyl from leading manufacturers that are designed to last and look great for years to come
The Silkroad are proud of our partnerships and connections within the industry. These include Fleetwood Fox who offer bespoke, hand woven stair runners, carpets and rugs to suit any room. We also work closely with Roger Oates who offer something very similar but are still very much unique and recognisable with their premium quality and cutting edge design carpets and rugs.
We also have a vast range of wood suppliers, to suit any situation and we are passionate about our sensitivites towards the planet and try to selct the most sustainable and long lasting options where possible. All of our real wood floors are easy to clean, easy to install and we have solutions to fit every price tag.
Whether its hard wood flooring, vinyl flooring, or high quality carpets that are ethically sourced and contemporary The Silkroad have you covered. Pop by our showroom in Wey Hill, Haslemere to see what we can offer. Or alternatively give us a call or email to enquire today!
Custom Made Rugs
Rugs are easy and effective to add bespoke decoration to your home. Rugs can be a valuable addition to any interior scheme. As they provide an easy way to introduce colour and texture. And in turn, they can immediately change the personality of a room. Alternative Flooring offers a simple to use online tool. As a result of this, it allows you to design your own flooring masterpiece.See More
Good quality carpet is hardwearing, warm, cosy and easy to care for. As a result, it offers excellent heat insulation and sound absorption. From ultra-soft weaves to sumptuous textures the choices are many and varied. Because of today’s choices of colours and designs. It allows a stylish solution for every room.See More
Silkroad Flooring is committed to sourcing only the best timber products. We ‘cherry pick’ all of our ranges. They are based on performance, quality, looks, sustainability and price. Because we want to give our clients a range of flooring. Allowing them to compare our products and make an informed decision. We supply and install factory finished timber, and our bespoke, hand-finished ranges. We allow our clients to customise and tailor their wooden flooring. This is because we want it to perfectly suit their interior schemes.See More
Fleetwood Fox Stair Runners
Fleetwood Fox produces unique, stylish flatweave carpets. Successfully combining the modern desire for sophisticated floor coverings. Finished with traditional manufacturing and heritage. The end results are beautifully designed. This is because they are hand-loomed, hardwearing rugs, runners and carpets. All of their distinctive designs are made from 100% beautiful hard wearing wool. All spun and dyed in Yorkshire and woven on their own looms in Somerset. This is because we want to provide our clients with the finest products. All produced within the UK.See More
Roger Oates Stair Runners
Roger Oates’ collections have real quality and value to both the eye and touch. The company produces unmistakably timeless floor coverings. As a result of this, they provide a uniquely smart and classic look. Their rugs and runners combine practicality with great looks. Because of this, it creates a collection of perfect tailoring.See More