What a difference a decade of transforming our nation’s floors can truly make

What a difference a decade of transforming our nation’s floors can truly make

What a difference a decade of transforming our nation’s floors can truly make to a small enterprise in Hull! – Hull Daily Mail Editorial

S&D Flooring Specialists Ltd are a Hull based elite team of highly skilled floor layers specialising in commercial and domestic flooring. On Monday 21st May, 2018, they celebrate 10 years in business but also celebrate their continuing journey, development and expansion of their craft. S&D Flooring are proud to be considered by clients as a forward thinking and highly successful commercial contract flooring organisation dedicated to providing an outstanding supply and installation service of highly popular flooring brands. But this didn’t just happen overnight!

Roll back 10 years, S&D Flooring Specialists Ltd begun trading from the back of a van down the streets of Hull with just current Managing Director Steve Dixon and a former business partner installing Karndean Design Flooring to domestic properties. After several years of building up a reputation for installing quick, simple and top quality domestic flooring, S&D Flooring expanded into the commercial market. In doing so they became a part of many prestigious projects across the city; secured industry recognised awards and, now currently employs 22 expert hands including several exceptional apprentices.

Picture: S&D Flooring Specialists Ltd Team. Photo: Courtesy of the Hull Daily Mail and Jerome Ellerby

Through years of positive word-of-mouth reviews, recommendations and building excellent working relationships with clients, S&D Flooring and its elite team of installers – more commonly known as the #BoysinBlue on social media – have developed a portfolio of exceptional installations across a multitude of sectors ranging from education and healthcare through to leisure and hospitality. S&D Flooring are regularly contracted by well-known Hull-based construction and design companies and private investors such as: Chameleon Business Interiors, Eco Modular Buildings, Sewell Group, and the Strata Group. Some of their notable projects with these clients have included the renovation of several wards at Castle Hill Hospital, C4Di, Ron Dearing UTC, Rollits Solicitors, Essex House, University of Leeds School of Fine Arts and the Turner Prize nominee Rosalind Nashashibi at the Ferens Art Gallery.

Rolling into 2015, S&D Flooring were awarded the prestigious Contract Flooring Journal Industry Award for designing and installing an at the Seaside themed flooring design at Whitby Court Care Home on behalf of Karndean Design Flooring. It was also around this time that S&D Flooring begun to improve its sustainability – becoming an active contractor for the Recofloor take back vinyl scheme, which recycles all their waste vinyl and turns it into stylish new flooring for flooring giants Altro and Polyflor.

10 years is a huge milestone for many small organisations and S&D Flooring is no exception. But rather than looking back at all the great work they have done, S&D Flooring continues to seek new opportunities to build upon and expand into new markets over the next ten years. Part of this includes S&D Flooring aiming to become one of the best flooring companies in Yorkshire. By continuing to regularly conduct and promote their high quality and professional installations nationwide, S&D Flooring looks forward to welcoming and working with new contractors to continue transforming our nations flooring for the better. Grow its operations, train more apprentices and give more back to the community that has helped S&D Flooring survive and thrive.

Picture: Managing Director Steve Dixon, Photo: Courtesy of the Hull Daily Mail and Jerome Ellerby

If you are thinking of a new flooring project for an interior, no matter how big or small, S&D Flooring are right by your side as their Boys in Blue create your masterpiece. As part of working with S&D Flooring, they promise to provide expert consultations and first-class advice every step of the way, including outstanding aftercare, which they believe is just as equally important and has helped them secure even more projects for the future. Plus help set S&D Flooring apart from their competitors. If you are unsure about how much flooring you need, the dedicated sales team will conduct a free site survey, if required, along with answering all your queries about a project. With a wide range of textures, styles and colour palettes from leading brands such as Karndean Design Flooring, Polyflor, Tarkett, Forbo and more… The only limit is your imagination. So, stop reading the paper, pick up the phone and get ready to leave a lasting surface to walk over with S&D Flooring.

Think and create it with S&D Flooring! Call us today on 01482 839801 or, Email sales@sanddflooring.co.uk for further information and ­­ideas.