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March 2020

COVID-19 Notification

To Whom It May Concern, In alignment with Victorian Government stage 4 restrictions, we will be closed for retail business. However, we can continue to work with our following streams; - Online - Trades - Builders - Commercial - Emergency or urgent repairs If you have questions or would like us to attend to you, please feel...

February 2018

How to Choose the Best Quality Loose Lay Vinyl Planks?

When we say ‘Best Quality Loose Lay Vinyl Planks’, there is always a great exclamation in ‘Those are 100% waterproof’. With such innovation, these planks are best for wet floors as they are designed to keep the moisture away from sinking through the subfloor or beyond. Moreover, the loose...

November 2017

Types of Carpet

The aesthetic appeal, texture, and longevity of any carpet are majorly determined by its type. Carpets come in both natural and man-made fibers, with styles for every floor of your home decor. At Mike’s Carpet, we offer the best of the carpets in Victoria - in a cut pile,...

October 2017

May 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Finding a Laminate Flooring Melbourne

They are perfect for rooms, hallways, bathrooms, kitchens, living spaces, office spaces, commercial spaces and every space in any beautiful property. Yes! We are talking about laminate flooring in Melbourne. Imitating every aspect of traditional wood, they are easy-to-install and high on durability. They are perfect for an active...

Best Vinyl Plank Flooring Trends of 2017 in Melbourne

Vinyl, vinyl, vinyl. If you aren’t following the vinyl flooring trend, be ready for some crazy innovations and hot new looks! There are many reasons why vinyl flooring plank will take off the interior designing and flooring creativity by storm this year! When it comes to trends and style, Mike’s...

March 2017

Tips For Choosing The Right Carpet

Carpets are the most luxurious feelings under our feet, and are available in many beautiful colours, designs and materials. With so many great variations to choose from, it can be difficult to choose the right carpet for yourself. Considering all the major factors about carpets, these also come with many...

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

Are You Skipping Floor Cleaning This Spring?

Winter leaves the floor with dust, dirt, germs, and chemical, leaving you with so much to clean when the chilly winds finally subside. Spring floor cleaning is tiresome, especially if your place is big, with lots of furniture. (more…)

July 2015

June 2015

How to keep your carpet clean?

Carpets at times can get difficult to maintain. Owing to their fragile material, weight, and size, cleaning a carpet is not an easy job and should be left to the experts. (more…)

May 2015

Buyer’s Guide To Timber Flooring

In a marketplace where choices are unlimited, purchasing the right timber flooring can be a daunting task--visiting hundreds of stores, looking for each’s vast collection, and then picking the one out of hundreds if not thousands. (more…)

April 2015

Choosing the Right Timber Floor

In today’s marketplace purchasing a timber flooring can be a complex task. The difficulty mainly accounts for the numerous types of timber flooring available in the market. On top of that, individual choices in the terms of cost, look and wear, further complicate this task. Potential buyers are...

March 2015

Few Tips for Cleaning Vinyl Floors

Those durable and versatile pieces of design that can enlighten the mood of any home, Vinyl floors, on the other hand, can be especially depressing and offset positive energy of someone’s home in the absence of a regular maintenance and cleaning. However, many find it extremely cumbersome to clean...

January 2015

A Guide to Buy Wooden floors in Australia

In today’s market buying a timber flooring can be a complicated task. The complication mainly accounts for the many types of wooden flooring available in the market. On top of that, personal choices in the terms of cost, appearance and wear, further complicate this task. Prospective buyers are tend to be...

December 2014

Are you looking for vinyl flooring designs? Here are some tips.

Vinyl, considered as the most resilient, versatile and affordable among flooring choices that are available today for buying. An affordable alternative to other flooring materials, Vinyls can be 70% cheaper than any other flooring materials, depending on the surface that you choose. Vinyl provides flexibility in the terms...

October 2014

Follow these Effective Ways to Care for Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring looks flawless with the sparkling shine because of the lamination over it. Laminate flooring is getting popular widely with more and more people referring its use for home décor. If you are still wondering, take a look at this article showing the new innovations glorifying laminate flooring. Everything...

September 2014

August 2014

Steal the Show with the Carpets in Vogue

Carpets can make your feet feel mellowed with their warmth and mild touch. These days, it is becoming a hard nut to crack for picking and shelling out money to purchase the right carpet. The range of carpets has been revamped with many attributes such that they add a...

July 2014

Believe in Feng Shui? Choose the Right Carpet

The aftermaths of Feng Shui are felt in the human mind, body and spirit in ways that can either enhance or diminish one’s personal aura. Undeniably flooring defines the overall visual impression of your space. But the question is about choosing the embellishing ideal carpet in respect to Feng...

Why choose Timber Flooring?

Timber flooring is one of the widely chosen flooring options in Australia. With its soothing pattern ranges, durability and sustainability, it has become one of the most popular flooring choice for people in Australia. With today’s fast paced lives, the feel of country living in itself is very soothing which...

Explore the wide world of Carpets!

The different carpet types and their uses! As carpets in Victoria have turned to be most fashionable and popular flooring choice, most people are now available of the various types existing in the market. There are innumerable rugs and carpets, differing by colour, texture, fashion and material. They even...

Features You Must Look for in Vinyl Flooring!

Vinyl Flooring features you must look into before making the purchase! Vinyl flooring comes with a wide range of features which are very important from a buyer’s point of view. However, it is not mandatory that you will find all the features in both sheet and the tiles. Let us here...

Taking care of your Vinyl Floors!

Let your vinyl floors retain their charm for longer following the useful cleaning tips! Vinyl floors have brought in a new change in the field of home decor and flooring solutions. It happens to be low maintenance requiring type and can be kept in good form for a long time. However,...

Review of timber floors by Interior decor experts

For sorting out dilemmas regarding the choice of wooden floors, the best advisors would be flooring experts or interior decor specialists. Giving you an insight of the fashion quotient, Interior experts put light on advantages and drawbacks of timber floors. Giving a rational view of the whole flooring scenario, they...

Most attractive facets of laminate floors

Flooring provides an additional appeal to the space through aesthetics and design. Dressing floors with different types of flooring solutions not only guard the base floor but also create a fashion statement. Laminate floors in Melbourne get highest votes in the realm of glamorous floorings. This form of synthetic wooden...

Removing vinyl floors – best DIY project for homes

Easy to install vinyl floors can be difficult to remove. Uninstalling these floors depends on their installation method and the sub floor. Like removing it from concrete is different from dismantling the glued flooring. For all the DIY fanatics, this would be an interesting project.  The first step is to check...

All you want to know about vinyl floors

Vinyl is basically made up by mixing plasticisers with polyvinyl chloride. Used as a flooring material it is available in solid sheets and tile forms. Affordable to the core, the vinyl floors have versatile usage and are easy to install. These are also a preferred choice in offices as they...

Underlays – the tonic for long lasting carpets

Do you want to increase the life span of carpets? Apart from proper maintenance you should also select an accurate carpet underlay. These materials laid beneath the carpet are finest support system for the carpets. Available at stores offering carpets in Melbourne, these materials are used for both domestic and...

Steps to follow while laying laminate floors in Melbourne

Laminate floors are a super hit choice of Melburnians. Tinting the floors with wooden textured flooring solutions add appeal to the floor. Laminate are affordable form of flooring and are preferred for creating style and convenience. Stepwise procedure for installing laminate floors in Melbourne: Step1: Choose the design type: The real...

Stylish and affordable Flooring solution

The easiest way to lay down floor without any stress of hammer and nails is possible through floating timber floors. These form of wooden floors gets easily adhered to the backing layer at cheapest rates. The advantage is that there are many vendors offering  high quality floating floor timber...

The anatomy of laminate floors

Laminate has been extensively used in creating tenacious flooring solutions. Plus Australians have a penchant for attractive looking floors. There are numerous online and brick mortar shops offering laminate floors in Melbourne. This man made floor proves less expensive than other hard wood floors giving one a breather on the...

Classic solution for wet surfaces

Vinyl floors are an inexpensive way to cover flooring surface. These are light weight and are made up by adding plasticisers, pigments, stabilisers etc. into vinyl compound. Sold commercially, vinyl has been topping the flooring industry with its durability and affordability. These floors are ideal for places with high affinity...

Bamboo floors – a tangible, lasting timber flooring solutions

Bamboo floors are becoming increasingly popular for their natural appeal. These user-friendly floors signify the 'go green' attitude. Available in plenty, bamboo is the finest row material for flooring solutions. The best alternative to hardwood, bamboo floors with distinctive nodal patterns are considered ideal form of timber flooring. There are...

Bamboo – ideal material for timber flooring in the kitchen

Kitchen flooring demands a sense of good understanding and far sightedness. The kitchen area is exposed to frequent splattering and damping. For these reasons it needs effective flooring solutions. In the realm of timber flooring, bamboo champions as the ideal material. For its characteristic properties of durability and ease of...

Most dependable solutions for homes and offices

Floors are one of the finest ways to pose a style statement! Good looking floors entice the onlooker by generating warmth in the entire space. In the realm of floor solutions, timber flooring is considered an ideal choice by floor and decor specialists. Apt for homes and offices the wooden...

For modish ambiance embellish the space with timber

Timber floors are most preferred choice for they are tenacious, durable, affordable and fashionable. Suitable for homes and offices alike, these form the best flooring solutions. Adding ecstasy to homes and offices has become the mantra of the moment! The ambiance of the space holds a significant place in today's...

Benefits of Vinyl Floors

Vinyl floors offer a lot of advantages due to many reasons. Most of the people are not aware of these benefits. This post will help you understand those benefits, so that you can make most of these benefits the next time you go for any construction or interior make over. Benefits:- Various...

Carpets – Common problems and solutions

Home and office carpets at times offer some problems that need to be fixed to keep look and feel of the carpet fresh and elegant. Here is a list of problems that you might come across with solutions that will help you fix them. Browning:- Also known as cellulosic browning,...

Things to know before you buy a carpet

Who doesn't want a luxurious and beautiful home? You are choosy and want just the best quality carpets for your sweet home; yet you tend to get equally confused, while you start looking to buy a carpet, according to size of the rooms and colors of walls etc. And why...

Why Carpet Underlay Is Important?

Most people who go out to buy Carpets in Melbourne, generally overlook importance of underlay and don't invest much time in choosing carpet underlay. This is so because many people think that since it is laid under the carpet, it has no or little value and so doesn't need...

Get into know latest trends in Home Flooring

Fashion is universal! Everything we do today has its own fashion and trend. Be it our clothes or ornaments or shoes or anything else! And home decoration is no exception! When we speak about home decoration, first thing we consider is flooring of the home. The design, look and...

Get into know how the carpet is constructed

Have you ever imagined how your beautifully carved carpets are constructed? If no, get into know it now, because it is really interesting and useful to know the stuff. May be you need to know it in future for any reason, so why not have a look at some words...

Various types of Timber Floorings

If you are one of those who want to install and use timber floor at your home, office or any other place but don’t know much about the timber flooring system and looking for information on many types of timber floorings, then this article is specially for you! TImber floors...

What is Timber Flooring?

Timber Flooring is, simply a way to enhance the beauty, look and feel of your home/office. To be more precise, timber flooring is wooden flooring method. It is somewhat as equal as wooden flooring but a little different than it in a way that timber floor is made from...

How to take care of your carpet: Experts overview

Carpets have been used for not just enhancing beauty of your places, but it is also used to make yourself feel comfortable while you walk over it. So taking proper care of carpet has always been a top priority and a big concern for carpet owners, but that doesn’t seem...

Searching for best Carpets

Are you looking for suitable carpet to floor your home, office, workplace or social centre? Do you want carpet that may not only enhance the look of your place and comfort but also ensure a long live quality? Then the place where you will get all your carpet needs...

Making Carpets different ways

There are different work patterns used during the making of carpets. Some of them are: Woven Production of such carpets is done on the looms that are similar to the looms used for woven cloth. There is a use of a variety of coloured yarn for the processing. There are innumerable...

Useful tips on taking due care of your carpet!

Got a beautiful Carpet at home? Want to keep it new, beautiful and fresh forever?  Cleaning Carpet at home is not that much tough! Really! If you get into a routine and keep it up, you will see great results and feel better for it. Cleaning Carpet at home doesn't...

December 2013

Ways to extend your carpet life!

Easy ways to extend the life of your carpet and maintain its charm for long! Presently, home decor might seem to be dominated by the tiling and laminated flooring options. But carpets are still considered to be the most commonly used flooring option and it is even the most trusted...

Parquetry timber floors – perfect antique flooring!

Artistic designs accentuate timber floors and give it a traditional and sophisticated appeal. Famed to enhance the aesthetic value of the place, these designs add to the attraction of the floor. With a designer appeal and beautiful visage, parquetry were traditionally used for entrance of the house. Contrasting colours of...