Our installation category looks at everything to do with installing your flooring and making the process as easy as possible. Whether you are installing laminate, vinyl, engineered wood, or solid wood flooring, it’s now simpler than ever to tackle a DIY job, even if you’d consider yourself a flooring novice.
Browse the articles on this page to find titles such as Is the Click or Clue Method Better for Laminate Flooring? How to Lay Flooring on a Concrete Subfloor or What Tools Do I Need for Laying Solid Wood Flooring? No matter what flooring your trying to install, we can provide expert advice that breaks the process down into simple steps.
At Factory Direct Flooring, we understand that your flooring is such an important part of your home and can improve the look of any room. That is why we aim to provide you with the best information to make the installation as reliable yet simple as possible, without paying labour costs.
In addition to this installation section, we also offer advice that covers every aspect of flooring. For example, our Underlay category has many articles to do with underlay and whether you’ll need it. Our Care category covers all advice to help keep your flooring maintained after installation. Inspiration covers all things to do with interior design and flooring. Our Accessories section explores everything you’ll need to know about skirting or beading, or adhesives. Finally, our Rooms section tells you which type of flooring is best suited to which type of room.
At Factory Direct Flooring, we offer a vast range of floors and flooring solutions to help you achieve your dream home. As well as our floors, we are proud to provide an extensive range of advice in the Advice Centre that will help you get the most out of your floor.
If you have a flooring query that isn’t covered in our Advice Centre, please contact us on 0330 100 00 15.
We explore how best to install solid wood floors to allow you to be fully clued up when you install your beautiful new floor.Find Out More
Fitting floors can be difficult, which is why we've looked at how to install laminate floors perfectly to give your home the ideal finishFind Out More
Flooring makes a dramatic change to your home. In this article we look at how to install engineered wood flooring for a perfect finishFind Out More
We take a look at how to install vinyl flooring, from preparing the subfloor to laying the vinyl and looking after your beautiful new floor.Find Out More
Fitting skirting boards is the ideal way to ensure your floor has the perfect finish and we have the steps to help you achieve it.Find Out More
We give you the know how on how to cut around radiator pipes and other awkward problems when it comes to installing your perfect flooring.Find Out More
Learning how to fit underlay is crucial to obtaining the floor of your dreams, It creates the perfect finish and we show you how to install it here.Find Out More
Choosing the flooring direction to lay your floor in can be a difficult decision but we're here to help with a handy guide.Find Out More
Wondering how to install laminate flooring yourself and which tools are best to use? Just follow this quick and easy DIY guide.Find Out More
If you're fitting some engineered wood flooring then we've taken a look at the tools you'll need to get the job done perfectly.Find Out More
Vinyl floors are a very popular option. If you fancy laying your own vinyl floors, here's what tools you'll need and how to do it.Find Out More
Got some damage on your laminate flooring and wondering whether you should repair or renew? The guide will help you with your specific problem.Find Out More
Got some damage on your solid wood flooring and wondering whether you should repair or renew? The guide will help you with your specific problem.Find Out More
When vinyl flooring is damaged, it's difficult to know if you should repair or renew it. We cover all your potential problems and how to solve them yourselfFind Out More
Engineered wood flooring is a beautiful addition to your home and if it becomes damaged it can be difficult to know whether you should repair or renew it.Find Out More
Trying to install your new flooring on a concrete subfloor? Here's how to install every type of flooring on concrete, from underlay to beading!Find Out More