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Supporting the future of flooring

In News by Jack Eustace

Heckmondwike FB, a market leading manufacturer of heavy contract commercial carpets, is supporting the future of flooring industry by sponsoring an apprentice across its National Floorcoverings Ltd group of companies.  The company is working alongside Hillside Contracts, a flooring contractor in Leicester to provide assistance to Kai Linton, a trainee floor layer. Having started his course in September 2018, Kai …

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A fresh look for Easter

In News by Jack Eustace

Teachers, students and all those working in the education sector are counting down the days until the Easter holidays in April, with the chance to get some well-deserved time off and to start planning for the next term. However, within the education industry, Easter can be the perfect time to think about what needs freshening up in classrooms and communal …

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Made in the UK. Made to last

In News by Jack Eustace

As one of the UK’s leading commercial carpet and carpet tile companies, Heckmondwike FB has a long history of producing and manufacturing products in the UK – a legacy that continues to the present day. All of Heckmondwike FB’s commercial carpets and carpet tiles are made in Britain, at the company’s facility in Liversedge, West Yorkshire. This includes Heckmondwike FB’s …

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Heckmondwike Launches New CPD Seminar

In News by Andy Potts

Heckmondwike, one of the UK’s leading fibre bonded carpet and carpet tile manufacturers, has launched a new RIBA approved Continual Professional Development (CPD) seminar for specifiers, architects and other construction professionals. The CPD seminar, ‘what to consider when specifying fibre bonded carpets’, is included on RIBA’s core curriculum under Design, Construction and Technology, with a General Awareness knowledge level. It will …

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Get Warmer Floors With Carpet

In Blog by Andy Potts

There’s nothing worse than having to work in a cold office or live in student accommodation or a residential care home when the floorcovering doesn’t offer that all important thermal performance – especially at this time of year! Carpet has been proven to offer exceptional thermal performance, but why is this? Basically, if a floorcovering has good insulation properties it …

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Heckmondwike FB Christmas Closure

In News by Andy Potts

We have been working tirelessly this year to ensure your orders are delivered on time and that your carpet is of the quality you have come to expect! With this in mind, our wonderful bosses have allowed us a few days off over Christmas, so we thought it best to let you know so you can ensure that your orders are placed on …

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Heckmondwike FB Shortlisted For Best Product Award

In News by Andy Potts

Heckmondwike FB, one of the UK’s leading carpet manufacturers, has been shortlisted in trade magazine Tomorrow’s FM’s annual awards for its Supacord fibre bonded carpet range. The national magazine, which is read by facilities managers across the UK, selects the top 50 companies that manufacture products and services that it feels are worthy of winning the prestigious ‘best product/service title’. …

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Heckmondwike FB Makes Two New Senior Appointments

In News by Andy Potts

Heckmondwike FB, one of the UK’s leading commercial fibre bonded carpet manufacturers, has strengthened its market presence with two significant new appointments. Lincoln Chillman has been appointed to the role of Area Manager for West London, Tunbridge Wells, Hampshire, Berkshire and Dorset and Jason McKelvey has been promoted to the role of Works Manager, following 12 years as Quality Control …

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Why carpets are a good option – now and forever!

In Blog by Andy Potts

Why carpets are a good option – now and forever! You may have noticed that we’ve recently rebranded our company, with a new logo and strapline – ‘Makers of Fibre Bonded Carpets’. The reason we did this was to reinforce messages around our history, longevity and commitment to manufacturing fibre bonded carpet, here in the UK. The branding exercise has …

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New Branding, Website & Literature Marks Exciting Future For Heckmondwike FB

In News by Andy Potts

Heckmondwike FB is entering an exciting new era with new branding, new shade cards, a new brochure and a re-designed website. With a powerful new strapline – ‘Heckmondwike – Makers of Fibre Bonded Carpets’ – the company is demonstrating its unique heritage, celebrating 50 years of fibre bonded carpet manufacture for the education, commercial and health sectors. Heckmondwike FB’s refreshed contemporary …