Quiz: Which flooring is right for your home?


If you’re looking for new flooring for your home but can’t quite decide which material will work best, take our flooring quiz to discover which is the right choice for you.

The residential flooring quiz

Which best describes your home?

a)    Busy family home with lots of tiny feet 
b)    Quiet and peaceful with just 1 or 2 people living there
c)    Fairly busy home with older children 

What is the most important aspect for your home?

a)    The safety and comfort of the family 
b)    Style 
c)    Easy cleaning and maintenance 

When choosing new flooring, how important is cost?

a)    It is a consideration
b)    I’m willing to pay more for something stylish 
c)    It’s one of the most important deciding factors 

How do you feel about imitation flooring?

a)    I don’t mind it
b)    I prefer real material 
c)    Imitation flooring is great 

Which flooring feature is your favourite?

a)    Softness underfoot
b)    Elegance and sophistication 
c)    Easy to clean 

Does your flooring need to be waterproof?

a)    No
b)    Not necessarily 
c)    Yes 

The results

Mostly A’s – Carpet

Carpet is one of the most popular flooring materials for homes across the UK and with great durability, unrivalled underfoot comfort and a huge variety of style choice, it’s not hard to see why. Carpet works well in any room of the home and is a great choice for those with young children. 

Mostly B’s – Real wood 

You prefer style and sophistication over practicality which is why real wood floors would work well for you. Unrivalled in their attractiveness and timeless elegance, real wood floors come in a range of different looks and offer a long-lasting flooring solution. 

Mostly C’s – Vinyl

Practicality and cost-effectiveness are your chief concerns when it comes to looking for new flooring for your home. Vinyl offers easy cleaning and a wide range of choices in gorgeous styles, including imitation wood and stone, but at a more affordable price than hard flooring. 

KC Carpets is a leading supplier of the best quality residential flooring in the South, with years of experience perfectly installing a range of flooring materials, from carpets to real wood to vinyl. To find out more or to browse your flooring options, pop into our shop in Wimborne today or call us on 01202 679877

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