Category: DIY


What is Hybrid Flooring, and is it the right choice for your home?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • September 25, 2020

You have been looking for a new timber look floor for your home and have come across many different options to choose from. These may include engineered timber, laminate, glue down vinyl planks, loose lay vinyl and you keep hearing about hybrid flooring. You think[...] Read more


Loose lay vinyl, is it really loose lay?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • July 23, 2020

If you are looking at getting loose lay vinyl flooring for your home, but you think to yourself... 'Is it really loose lay? If it is loose lay, won't my kids lift up the planks?' These are all good questions so let us explain why[...] Read more


What is the Easiest to Install DIY Flooring?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • June 17, 2020

If you are looking at getting a new floor and wish to save money by installing it yourself, then you would be after the easiest to install flooring. There are many options of flooring available from ceramic tiles, carpet and solid timber, but the vinyl[...] Read more


How Do Professionals Flood-Coat a Tiled Floor?

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • February 22, 2019

Many tiled floors appear smooth but slight deviations in levels mean that filling just the grout lines or simply applying a thin skim coat will still allow the tiles to show through your new stick-down vinyl flooring. In rooms with minimal natural light falling across[...] Read more


Flood-Proof Timber Flooring

  • Posted by Integra Direct
  • February 19, 2019

Which timber-style floor coverings can withstand being fully submerged for days and still recover? Apart from genuine, structural tongue and groove hardwood flooring fitted directly to joists, NO flooring system containing any wood, MDF or HDF content will remain unaffected by full submersion. Some newer[...] Read more