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Modern Stair Carpet Rods: Frequently Asked Q&A

Posted by Fay, on November 13, 2019. Tags: , ,

CarpetRunners.co.uk has been supplying modern stair carpet rods for over 15 years. Here are the questions we are most frequently asked by customers looking to purchase a set for their staircase, along with answers and expert tips. If your question is not covered here, feel free to get in touch. Q: Do modern stair rods hold […]

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Spotlight on Chrome Door Bars for a Glamorous Vibe

Posted by Elsa Lawrence, on November 7, 2019. Tags: , ,

This is the time of year when the days get shorter, light levels drop and many of us turn our attention inwards to our homes. If you think yours is looking a bit dreary and in need of  some life then here we take a look at chrome door bars and how to use them […]

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How to Choose the Right Stair Carpet Rods for your Staircase

Posted by Andy Harrison, on October 28, 2019. Tags: , , , ,

This guide to choosing the right stair carpet rods provides a summary of what you need to consider before purchasing any for your staircase. Most quality designs are made-to-measure, so it is best to do your homework before ordering. For this reason we supply free of charge samples. In this article, we cover everything you […]

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Installing Stair Rods on Runner and Fitted Stair Carpets

Posted by Elsa Lawrence, on October 10, 2019. Tags: , , ,

New stair rods are typically sold complete with a pair of brackets, which you use to attach the rod securely to the staircase. The bracket design is different depending on whether you are fitting a stair runner carpet or a fitted stair carpet. So, do make sure you choose the correct type when ordering. Runner […]

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How to create a carpet to tile transition with different heights

Posted by Andy Harrison, on October 3, 2019. Tags: , , ,

Easyshims are a great invention. They solve the common issue of how to create a carpet to tile transition in a doorway when the finished flooring levels are different heights. Easyshims slip under your carpet and underlay and create a gentle slope up to your higher floor. Once flat with each other, you can join […]

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The Leading Cheap Stair Bars for the Home

Posted by Fay, on September 20, 2019. Tags: , , ,

For those who want cheap stair bars, also known as stair carpet rods (or stair carpet bars) and are after the look rather than stair rods which will last a lifetime, then here are my top recommendations. But do beware, as with so many things in life, they are normally cheap for a reason and […]

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What is the best carpet door bar for using with quality carpets?

Posted by Fay, on September 11, 2019. Tags: , , ,

Having splashed out on a lovely new carpet, it is worthwhile buying some quality carpet door bars in advance of your fitter arriving. They can then be installed at the same time and ensure a professional and smart overall finish. So what is the best carpet door bar?  If you are looking for  a great […]

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Do the Job Properly and Fit a Quality Carpet to Tile Trim

Posted by Andy Harrison, on July 29, 2019. Tags: ,

You can fit a carpet to tile trim at the same time as having new flooring installed, or retrospectively. Carpet to tile trim products are designed to fit into doorways to cover the raw edges of where a carpet meets a ceramic tiled floor. Choose the right one and it will not only look smart […]

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Antique Brass Stair Clips Pull Off 1930s Look

Posted by Elsa Lawrence, on July 3, 2019. Tags: , ,

On a recent visit to Eltham Palace in Greenwich, London I was interested to find antique brass stair clips in a dull dark-grey, almost pewter finish, gracing the gently curving staircases. I was standing in the ‘lineresque’ entrance hall, complete with circular 1930s geometric-styled rug. Decorative stair rod clips ‘Sweeping’ does come to mind when […]

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Superior Laminate Threshold Strips to Ensure Your Safety

Posted by Fay, on May 14, 2019. Tags: , , , ,

It can be easy to trip over a rough or raised edge of laminate flooring fitted in your home. This is particularly a risk where your laminate joins up to the flooring in the next room, creating a transition join in a doorway. Whether your laminate flooring joins more laminate or joins another type of […]

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