This month, Peninsula Flooring Direct, looks at what we believe will be the flooring trends for 2024 and beyond.

Hardwood Flooring Trends
While we ave seen a return to the more muted and dark hardwood looks of late, we expect to see more homeowners opting for more natural wood colors and finishes. In natural hardwood flooring, the use of wider hardwood planks to emphasize space and broadening the feel of rooms.

A Back to basics trend in natural timber flooring will likely see the use of matte or satin finishes. We have already seen the growing popularity of herringbone patterns in timber flooring. Lots of homeowners are making a statement in their homes with this style of laying timber planks.

Luxury Vinyl Flooring Trends
More and more homeowners are opting for luxury vinyl, or engineered timber look flooring, taking advantage of it’s hard wearing properties and lower price.

Timber look engineered hardwood flooring also should expect a return to the simple and more natural colors and tones. With the continuing, ever rising cost of materials we expect that homeowners will seek that luxury high-end hardwood look at an affordable price.

Carpet Trends
Bold is the buzz word in carpet design at the moment, abstract patterns and geometric motifs becoming more popular. Expect to see carpets that make a statement and add visual interest to a room. Designs that let homeowners express their unique style. It’s goodbye to neutral hues and hello to bold, vibrant colours in carpet design. Rich tones and playful pastels, we will see carpets becoming the focal point of a room, with a single statement colour, or mix and match bold shades for a dynamic look, colourful carpets add personality and energy to a room.

Ultimately, trends are just that… trends. The best flooring for your home is the one that meets your needs, style, and budget. Peninsula Flooring Direct offer an obligation free in home consultation to give you friendly, expert advice on choosing flooring options for your home.