Underlay

Laminate Flooring

Do I need underlay for my new carpet?

There are many benefits of choosing a good underlay when having your new floor fitted.

  •   Increased Comfort
  •   Longer floor life
  •   Absorbs the shocks and reduces pressure on your floor
  •   Can assist with soundproofing
  •   Reduces the loss of energy and heat from your home


So what are the different types of underlay, and when should they be used?

Our most popular underlays:

Waffle Underlay

  •   Manufactured from rubber
  •   Typically installed when opting for carpet
  •   Designed to support and add further life to your carpet
  •   Great sound proofer
  •   Excellent energy saver
  •   Different options of thickness to compliment the floor, and your budget

Polyurethane Underlay

  •   Manufactured from recycled materials
  •   High levels of comfort and padding for shock absorption
  •   Great sound proofer
  •   Excellent energy saver
  •   Different options of thickness to compliment the floor, and your budget

Crumb Rubber Underlay

  •   Ideal for high traffic areas
  •   Manufactured from recycled materials
  •   Hardwearing
  •   Protection from indents

There are of course many other options to chose from dependent on your comfort, life-span and energy proofing requirements. Each underlay tends to serve a specific purpose and may be matched with the type of flooring you will be installing in your home or office. For advice on which is best for you, please contact us today on our telephone number, or through our online messaging service.