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National Floorcoverings Ltd’s response to Coronavirus

In Blog by Jack Eustace

Tuesday 31st March 2020 Further to the statement made on 25th March, National Floorcoverings Ltd would like to provide a further update to all its customers and stakeholders on the changes made to Group activity due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Group can confirm that due to concerns surrounding the safety and wellbeing of its employees, it will be closing …

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5 Tips for Keeping Commercial Carpets Clean

In Blog by Punch Creative

Every business should prioritise hygiene and cleanliness, and, for offices, educational facilities and retail spaces, it’s extremely important to keep carpets clean. During this time of uncertainty, many businesses may have temporarily closed their doors, but for those who haven’t and for those who will be reopening in the coming months, here are our top cleaning tips to help prevent …

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Why Easter is a Great Time to Refresh Your Carpet

In Blog by Punch Creative

It’s that time of year again when teachers are ready for a well-deserved break and are counting down the days until the Easter holidays hit. While many teachers might pop into school during the holidays to get ahead, studies have shown that students actually benefit from a teacher who has taken the time to relax and is more refreshed. And, …

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5 reasons to fall in love with carpet

In Blog by Punch Creative

With so many options available, choosing the right flooring can be a very difficult decision. Here at Heckmondwike FB, we have over 50 years’ experience in providing a wide range of bonded carpets and carpet tiles to the education sector as well as commercial offices and apartment complexes. Over the last few years, hard surface floors, such as luxury vinyl …

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Heckmondwike relaunches Montage range

In News by Jack Eustace

Heckmondwike FB, the market-leading UK manufacturer of fibre bonded carpets and carpet tiles has relaunched its creative Montage carpet range. The update introduces eight new modern colours, available in both 4-metre sheet and tile formats, featuring the range’s signature ‘dot’ design. A stand-out feature in the already well-established range, and incorporated into the new one, the pattern is truly unique …

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The importance of choosing the right carpet for student accommodation

In News by Punch Creative

As we enter the second half of the academic year, plans are well in place for facilities managers to refurbish and replace the carpets in student halls and houses. JLL’s Student Housing Report forecasts there will be a further 500,000 full-time university students in the UK by 2030, and with the number of students choosing to stay in PBSA (Purpose-built …

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Fibre-bonded carpets – the best of both worlds

In News by Jack Eustace

When it comes to the world of commercial carpets, there are a host of manufacturing methods that can be used to create a final product.  One such method is fibre-bonding, which Heckmondwike uses to manufacture its carpets for the commercial sector. It’s a process that has stood the test of time and produces carpets and carpet tiles that are extremely …

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We know what we did this summer

In News by Jack Eustace

For many, summer, and in particular, the school holidays, present the chance to unwind for a week or two and maybe even to take a well earned holiday, whether it’s a staycation in the UK or somewhere farther afield. However, the opposite is true for Heckmondwike, as when it comes to summer, operations are gearing up for one of the …

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Last chance to win a bespoke logo mat

In News by Jack Eustace

Throughout summer, Heckmondwike, a market-leading UK manufacturer of fibre-bonded carpets, has been running a competition to win a bespoke logo mat, with the draw taking place in early September. The competition has been running from June and will end on 31st August, so there is not much time left if you would like to be in with a chance of …

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An apprentice update

In News by Jack Eustace

Earlier this year, Heckmondwike, a market-leading UK manufacturer of fibre-bonded carpets, announced the sponsorship of an apprentice across its National Floorcoverings Ltd group of companies. The Group is working in partnership with one of its long-standing customers, Hillside Contracts to provide support to trainee floor layer, Kai Linton. More information about Kai and the reasons for the company’s sponsorship, can …