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Browse all our recommended Floor Fitters that serve the area in and around you. Find a floor fitter to lay laminate, wood, carpet or to refinish or sand existing floors.

Below, we cover tips to help you hire a flooring specialist for your next home improvement project:

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Looking for skilled professionals to install your dream flooring? You’re in the right place. Choosing the right flooring installers can make all the difference to the look and feel of your home.  

Factors to consider when hiring a local floor fitting specialist  

It’s really important that you choose a reliable floor fitting service to carry out work on your home. Failing to do this can result in stress and expensive repairs.   

Before you hire, you should do your research to ensure that your fitters: 

  1. Are an experienced company with a strong history of high quality projects  
  1. Have all the necessary licenses and insurance needed to protect you and their workers 
  1. Have a good range of positive reviews from previous customers vouching for their reliability  
  1. Are offering the floor installation services you need, and are available to carry out the work in the timeframe you need it by 
  1. Are quoting a price and payment option that you are happy with, having compared the quote with other flooring installation services  

A local fitter service is more likely to respond quickly as they’ll be right around the corner and ready to help.  

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What a floor fitter can help you with  

An experienced flooring specialist can install a range of flooring types throughout your home, including laying new carpet if yours needs replacing. They’re skilled at working with a range of materials, including laminate, linoleum, vinyl, rubber, polished concrete and wood – both solid and engineered. They can help remove old flooring and also sand and finish floors, as well as carry out floor repair services.  

The most popular jobs floor fitters carry out include: 

A good floor installation service will be happy to suggest the best flooring materials for any given room in your home. They’ll know what types are best avoided in wet areas like the bathroom, as well as which materials are within your price range and will suit your needs. 

Some floor fitters specialise in certain areas like laying carpets or fitting solid wooden flooring. To help your floor fitter quote accurately for your installation or floor repair job, make sure you add plenty of details about the job, such as which room you’d like new flooring in and the size of the space.  

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How much does a floor fitter cost? 

The cost of hiring a floor fitter varies depending on the type of work and where you live in the UK. On average, you can expect to pay between £15 and £45 per hour or between £40 and £400 a day to hire a floor fitter.  

For a more accurate quote for your specific project, floor size, and choice of materials, request a quote today from a local flooring specialist. We recommend you include plenty of details to help your tradespeople understand the scope of the job. 

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What are the different types of flooring? 

Here are five of the most popular flooring materials, alongside their key features: 

  1. Carpet – Offers a soft, cushioning effect as well as noise and heat insulation. Carpet rubber underlay is also long lasting and breathable. Carpet is best suited for bedrooms and living rooms and away from kitchens and bathrooms to avoid wet areas. 
  1. Vinyl – Creates a polished look that is well suited to both wet and dry areas. Vinyl is also quiet to walk on and is resistant to scratches and stains. 
  1. Rubber – A quiet, shock-proof flooring option perfect for children’s bedrooms. It’s also humidity resistant, though it can get very slippery when wet. 
  1. Hardwood – Has a long life and can be sanded and recoated multiple times. Not good in moist, humid environments and can be more expensive to install, but it’s also considered one of the most aesthetic choices. 
  1. Laminate – A cheaper alternative to wood which can resemble wood, stone or metal flooring. It’s also a scratch resistant material, but it’s not recommended for bathrooms as it’s not as moisture resistant as vinyl.  

You can also get parquet flooring, bamboo flooring, linoleum flooring and polished concrete flooring, amongst a range of other options. 

Not sure what material would be best for your new floors? A flooring specialist can give you some recommendations based on where the flooring’s going, your style preferences and any budget considerations to help you decide. 

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Do you need planning permission to install new flooring? 

Planning permission isn’t normally required to replace a floor. However, if you live in a listed building, you should contact your Local Planning Authority and read our planning permission guide before carrying out any work as different rules may apply. 

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Questions to ask a floor fitter  

How many years of experience do you have? 

Knowing how many years of experience your floor fitter has will allow you to pick a flooring specialist who you are confident has sufficient expertise to carry out a high quality job. When you’re finding a tradesperson through Rated People, head over to their profile to check out the pictures on their work gallery and their ratings and reviews. 

How much will the job cost? 

Asking how much the job will cost will help you budget for your project and will ensure price transparency before you hire. How much you’ll end up spending depends on the scope of your project, and where you live in the UK, so make sure you add plenty of details when you post a job. 

How long will the job take? 

Knowing what your project’s estimated timeline is will help you set realistic expectations about how long your floor renovation will take to complete. 

Are you licensed and insured? 

Make sure to ask your flooring expert what insurance they have before you hire them. While it’s not a requirement, it’s a good idea for your floor fitter to have public liability insurance to cover you and them against any accidental damage done to your home or personal injuries. This will guarantee protection for both parties and ensure your tradesperson is legally compliant. 

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Approved electricians with over 17 years commercial and domestic experience. All types of electrical work carried out.

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Reviewed by Ben on 7/11/2023

Great job - Luke communicated well all along the way. He contacted me promptly, arrived on time to check out the work and then sent a quotation the next day. His team arrived bang on time to do the job and we’re quick and friendly. The work seems to be great - spotlights in bathroom and kitchen replaced, and front plates for light switches and plug sockets. Top job! Would recommend - which is important for city centre living to find someone reliable and reasonably priced

Hants Electrical Services are an NIC EIC approved contractor

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Reviewed by Jeff on 13/3/2024

Thorough, well explained and very tidy.

we are a family business with over 25 years in the building industry. With lots of different skills and qualifications. from a NVQ in electrical design and installations, able skills construction trained in bricklaying, paving and five different ways of pointing and plastering, level 3 CCTV & solar pv design & installation. But most importantly We think is years of experience in a wide range of skills. We do complete extensions and conversions, orangeries & conservatories. Covering the midlands & Greater London. I’ve uploaded a few of my qualifications in my gallery along with images of some of my work. We specialise in conservatory’s & orangeries. We also do conservatory warm roof conversions & firestone rubber cover flat roofs & we can install new sky pods/roof lanters/flat glass roof lights allowing natural light in & Porch’s. With our qualifications we can do it all without the hassle of finding different tradesmen. Thanks for taking the time to read trades and what we offer. we offer free initial first visits with impartial advice and quotations. Direct line insurance Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you would like to know more. Kind regards John

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Reviewed by Margaret on 11/9/2023

Did a fantastic job definitely hire again.

Total Landscaping completes work to customers standards. We don't leave until we please! All work is carried out to high standards, currently rated 5 stars. Check out our customer reviews for details of our results.

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Reviewed by Sara on 29/8/2023

James is a reliable, honest and straightforward person. He has an eye for detail and a creative talent with gardens, which is testament to his many years of experience. I felt in very safe hands with my pond, and am delighted with the results.

I’m a professional experienced roofer and tiler with 18 years of work behind me covering multiple projects around various sections of the household. My services are: Roofing, ie (guttering, fascia and soffits, roof cleans De moss tiles or slate. Chimney rebuilding, pointing, weather shielding. Bathroom tiler, walls, floor, etc. Plastering Fencing Demolition Flooring and external building works.

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Reviewed by Steve on 13/4/2024

Excellent service from Mo. Very prompt, and job done quickly and without any fuss. Would recommend!

Harley home improvements is a full renovation company we supply joiners. Fitters. Plumbers. Electricians, landscapers. Gas engineers, builders We’re are also on face book my builder which has have loads of work photos and reviews for customers to see and to give them a piece of mind We are a company that takes on all jobs big or small a company that keeps in communication with there customers 100% committed we are a company you can rely on with timing’s and workmanship

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Reviewed by Euan on 27/3/2024

Absolutely brilliant. Came over to quote, gave great advice and came to do the job as scheduled. Helped me out with some other projects I have on the go and will be booking him in again very soon. Tidied up after the job.

E SAINT GEORGE Ltd is a London & Essex based construction company. We specialise in all aspects of Home Improvements and strive to provide excellent work in order to achieve each individual clients vision. Our Customer Focused Service, ensures that we Communicate-Resolve-Produce superb tailor made projects. E SAINT GEORGE Ltd has an outstanding track record for delivering projects on Time and on Budget. All of our surveys are thoroughly analysed and concisely priced. Our pledge is to deliver all clients with Flat-Rate Costs for all of our contracted services. At E SAINT GEORGE Ltd, we value our highly-skilled team members as the core ingredient to completing every project successfully. HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICES: - Kitchen Installations - Bathroom Renovations - Flooring (Laminate/Wood) - Tiling - Painting & Decorating - Structural Engineering & Design Services BUILDING WORK SERVICES: - Loft & Basement Conversions - Extensions (Single/Double) - Rendering / Plastering - Patio & Driveway Installations - Gardening & Landscaping - Gas Safe Services - Electrical Services (NICEIC) - Handy Man Services

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Reviewed by Godfrey on 5/4/2024

Immediate communication, involved consultation, complete consideration on time to budget great job

carpentry LTD, fitted laminat flooring, solid wood flooring, inginering wood floring, carpet.

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Reviewed by Mark on 4/11/2023

Very, quick , proffesional and high standard work. Would deffanately use again. Thank you so much

We provide ourselves in offering a friendly, quick, reliable & high standard service. We specialise in tiling and bathroom renovations. We are fairly new to RatedPeople but we have years of experience! Public & Product Liability insurance covered Please see our photos for previous work done.

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Reviewed by Edwina on 13/4/2024

Very happy with the completed job. Found the team very professional, hardworking & friendly.

We design and deliver a truly personal result that is perfect for you and your family. From inspiration to installation, you can expect the highest level of personal service at every stage of your Blossom experience. We have over 20 years experience and specialise in plan and design. We can offer you a free, no obligation home visit to discuss your requirements ,where we can show you a 360 degree photo realistic view of your proposed project prior to any work being undertaken ,enabling you to see what can be achieved for your new kitchen/bedroom/bathroom/home studies or internal renovation. We will project manage your complete project, and work alongside you to achieve you vision. We can undertake electrics, plumbing, plastering ,joinery and all internal finishes to your home. We can also go that extra mile to help you achieve your “show home” finish by assisting you with your interior design. Services we offer: Bespoke Kitchens Bespoke Furniture Bathrooms/Wet Rooms Bedrooms Home Studies Interior Design Plastering Tiling Flooring Decorating We operate mainly in the Greater Manchester area, however this can be negotiable.

I have been self employed for 7 1/2years now, I really enjoy the freedom it gives me to take on a wide variety of projects and the responsibility that comes with creating what customers want. I believe I have a good eye for detail, and i work hard with my customers to implement their ideas. I give alternative ideas and thoughts to give customers a better overview of what they could have and potentially achieve. I like to think I’m relaxed, easy going and approachable and i think the relationship between customer and tradesman is as crucial as the work itself. I have worked all over the country on a wide range of projects installing timber bridges, boardwalks, and jetties. This gave me great experience, dealing with customers and problem solving. I thoroughly enjoy my work and love working outdoors, helping to create great gardens for people to enjoy.

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Reviewed by Maureen on 12/3/2024

Ben and Paul did an excellent job. Ben gave clear advice about options beforehand and both were punctual and respectful of property. Paul fitted the gate skilfully and relaid stone flags beautifully, cleaning up everything afterwards. We will definitely use this trader again in the future.

I do all roofing and gutters and lead work and all brickwork and pointing

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Reviewed by Kevin on 11/3/2022

Very helpful and very prompt

hi, my name is Anthony from aberslate building 20years experience on all work from full re,roof to miner repairs cement point work harling walls build or repair we have many years experience of working in Aberdeen and the surrounding areas. We are proud to boast that the business provides a thorough and professional service and are fully committed to total customer satisfaction. The company is covered with Liability Insurance and will guarantee that all of their work will be completed to the highest quality and standard, in compliance with the most up-to-date Building and Health and Safety Regulations.

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Reviewed by Elizabeth on 26/11/2023

Dedicated to our craft. We cover all aspects of building work including: - home extentions - renovations - conversions - plumbing and heating - kitchens - roofing - all general building work

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Reviewed by Mike on 29/4/2022

Gary and his team are very professional and did an excellent job. Gary takes a great pride in his work and does all the preparation necessary to ensure a smooth and efficient job. Had extra work done re rendering, driveway and patio as their work was so good. Would recommend

I am local to the Inverclyde area but travel all over the west of Scotland area if asked. I am a Landscape gardener specialising in driveways, patios. We also do turfing, astro grass laying, decking, walls, hut foundations. All aspects of landscape work undertaken. As well as rated people you can also google my company for more photos of completed works.

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Reviewed by Thomas on 26/3/2024

The fence was just ok but the 2 gates weren't what i asked for plus owner of the business quite abrupt on the phone

I've had over 10 years experience. Jobs I undertake are general handyman job like electrical, plumbing, central heating, power flushing central heating, painting decorating,kitchen and bathroom refit, fencing and groundworks. You can really do just about anything! How I normally charge is call out charge of £100 this covers the first hour then £50 an hour thereafter plus materials/ parking. Some services are charged at a different rate for example: emergency call out and weekend rate is normally higher rate. • power flush to central heating system charge is £450 including all chemicals and inhibitor to the system this covers six radiators any more than 6 radiators there is an extra charge at £100 per radiator extra .

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Reviewed by kashish on 30/7/2022

Excellent service. Reasonable price . Highly recommend.

J.G property maintenance services We do a wide range of work to a high standard and at very competitive prices We get the job done and keep our customers happy

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Reviewed by Zoe on 26/10/2023

Really pleased with the finished result on the exterior house painting job I’ve just had completed. The quality and workmanship and the attention to detail was second to none and I would recommend them to anyone. I will definitely be using them again for future projects!

With over 15 years experience in the Electrical industry we've worked on varied projects. From period country cottages to contemporary eco-homes. This brings knowledge and experience to help take on any project. A broad range of services offered, from minor alterations and fault finding to full electrical installations. Fully qualified and insured to carry out domestic and commercial electrical work. Inclusive of Inspection and testing of wiring systems, in accordance with Part P of the building regulations and the latest 18th edition wiring regulations. A one year guarantee, subject to terms, is offered on all labour. Any parts or materials we supply will come with a warranty according to the manufacturer. We aim to supply only high quality, reliable fittings that we believe in. We pride ourselves on a clean precise attitude to work. If you have a vision of how you would like to improve your home or premises, please get in touch. Many Thanks

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Reviewed by Stuart on 17/1/2023

Very helpful. Very professional. Thank you

Hi, I'm Uddin from ACN Plumbing, Heating & Gas Ltd I have been in the Plumbing and Heating industry for many years. At ACN services we believe that the Customer comes first . That is the reason why I do my absolute best to listen to my regulars and find out the best and fair cost solutions of the issue within the Heating and Plumbing trade. I can guarantee my work as well as I can confirm that there will be ----- no money------- if its not fixed

We are an established building company that has been trading for 20 years.Our work covers all types of construction from new builds to repairs,including extensions and loft conversions.All our work is high quality and reasonably priced.No job is too small

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Reviewed by Emma on 23/6/2023

Job was easy to arrange, done quickly & good price too. Very pleased & would definitely use them again.

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