The Red Carpet: How it All Began

Oscar night: the pinnacle of Hollywood glamour. A night where celebrities spend hours getting made up, dressing to the heights of fashion to brave a stream of paparazzi, interviewers and broadcasters desperate to find out what awards they might win and ‘who they’re wearing’, first. And as always, the faithful red carpet is rolled out […]

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How to Reuse or Recycle your Old Carpets?

When redecorating either your house or workplace, out with the old and in with the new is often the approach taken to your existing furnishings, but when it comes to replacing your carpets, you shouldn’t just discard them in the skip. With around 400,000 tonnes of waste carpet produced each year and a landfill diversion […]

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Carpets Explained: different types of pile

When it comes to choosing a carpet for your home, it can be a bit of a daunting task. With so many fibres, styles and designs available, it’s enough to make your head spin. Think about the area of your home that you want to carpet. How much foot traffic does it get? To help […]

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Choosing A Good Carpet Underlay: Why Is It Important?

For those of you who have never had experience in buying a new carpet, you may not know about the importance of a good carpet underlay.  Although it may seem a waste of time and money if you don’t even see it, the underlay is just as important as the carpet itself and carpet fitting […]

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Guide: How To Fit Carpet Tiles

Carpet tiles are ideal for most commercial environments. They’re extremely hardwearing and long lasting, making them perfect for areas that receive a lot of foot traffic, such as a busy working office. Not only this, they’re also relatively easy to fit yourself, as long as you follow a guide. So Brent Carpets’ have created their […]

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What is the Best Carpet for High Traffic Areas

When it comes to carpeting your home, the carpet you may want might not necessarily be the best option in terms of practicality. For instance, the entrances, exits and hallways are all heavily used area which means they see a lot of foot traffic on a day to day basis. Therefore, although you want to […]

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The Advantages of Vinyl Flooring

It may not seem the most glamorous flooring option to go for in your home, and it is often remembered from back in its early days, when garish patterns were on-trend. However, vinyl flooring certainly has plenty to offer when it comes to style and practicality. Waterproof The sealing on vinyl flooring is completely watertight; […]

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Top tips: Buying the Perfect Carpet for your Home

Whenever we make a purchase, it’s natural to want to know that we have made the right decision. So when it comes to choosing the perfect carpet for your home, there are a few things to consider to make sure you don’t get in a flap when the time comes to making your mind up! […]

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Top Tips for Pet Owners When Buying Carpets

Us Brits love our pets, but when it comes to styling our home, why should a pet dictate the decisions we make? Well, we believe that you shouldn’t have to make sacrifices just because you’re a pet owner, and you can still enjoy the benefits of a stylish, yet practical carpet that meets all your […]

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Brent Carpets Provide Vintage Red Carpet for Downton Abbey

Whether you’ve seen it or not, Downton Abbey is fast becoming one of the most popular period dramas to broadcast our television screens, and with their new and upcoming series now underway, it really is the talk of the town, with everyone counting down the days until they can get their next, Sunday night Downton […]

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