If you’re struggling to find a floor to suit your interior scheme, then why not design your own? Murafloor will custom-print onto vinyl using one of its stock designs, such as this Coloured Stripes pattern (above), or alternatively you can upload your own image and room measurements to the website and the ready-to-lay floor will then be delivered 10-14 days later. Priced £39 per m2 for the Light option, which is ideal for low- traffic areas, and £49 per m2 for Premium, suitable for areas of heavy traffic, both are slip-resistant and fully waterproof.
Patchwork patterned tiles are a key look this season and this Mardi Gras Filez design (above), with a high-gloss finish, replicates the style for a fraction of the cost. At 2.5mm thick, the vinyl is available in a two-, three- or four- metre width and can be used with underfloor heating. It costs £13.99 per m2 from Carpetright and comes with a seven-year wear guarantee.
Mix and match these Art Select Marble Otono and Fiore stones from Karndean Designflooring for a classic and understated look (above). Inspired by the marble quarried in the Province of Massa and Carrara in Italy, the 3mm-thick W40.6xL40.6cm glued-down tiles are hand-embossed to reflect the stone’s unique patterns and veining, and are priced around £47.99 per m2. They also come in clipped corner versions of the same size and price, with matching key squares available. Guaranteed for 20 years, the tiles are suitable for laying over underfloor heating, provided that they have been insulated to prevent the surface temperature from exceeding 27°C.
Designed to emulate handcrafted encaustic tiles, Zazous’ French Rose Des Vents vinyl (above) is one of a range of 15 colourful options that are self-adhesive and easy to fit. The W30.5xL30.5cm tiles are 1.5mm thick and cost £16.99 per m2.
Moduleo’s new Impress range of wood designs has an embossed finish for an authentic look. The flooring comes in a choice of five timbers in 22 colourways, including this Mountain Oak 56870 (above). It is available in ‘dry back’ 2.5mm-thick W19.6x L132cm planks, £34.99 per m2, which are glued down, or in a ‘click’ 4.5mm-thick option with W19xL131.6cm planks, £39.99 per m2.
Crafted without grooves for a smooth, streamlined finish, Quick-Step’s Livyn Essential Patina Oak light white planks (above) are ideal for brightening up small rooms. The 2mm-thick glued-down system is suitable for use with underfloor heating and comes with a 20-year warranty. Priced £26.99 per m2, the W18.5xL139cm planks come in 14 other designs, as well as in more luxurious 2.5mm-thick Essential Pro and Essential Click V4 4mm- thick floating versions.