Author Archives: Anna-Louise Ivory

Energy saving? Think carpets

Consider energy-saving measures for the home, and it’s generally wall cavity insulation, loft insulation and double-glazing that first spring to mind.  Carpets though can play a major role in saving energy and mustn’t be overlooked. Research suggests in fact that as much as 10-20% of the average home’s heat is actually lost through uninsulated cold

LVT vs laminate flooring. How do they compare?

For customers looking for stylish, high-quality hard flooring that’s more affordable than real wood, stone or ceramic, there’s a clear choice between luxury vinyl tiles (LVT) or laminate planks. Yes, they appear to do a very similar job, but how do they actually compare? As an independent retailer that offers both LVT and laminate flooring,

A showcase for British wool carpet

Avonvale Carpets is proud to be one of the first retailers in the country to introduce a dedicated British Wool point-of-sale display. Created by British Wool (formerly the British Wool Marketing Board) this new stand is designed to champion the use of British wool in carpets and the farmers that produce this amazing natural fibre.