Richard Burbidge Launches Express Flooring

Published:  17 December, 2014

Richard Burbidge has now entered the flooring market with its new Express Flooring range, featuring a variety of popular flooring finishes and accessories.

Express Flooring compliments Richard Burbidge’s rich heritage in the stair part and mouldings markets, allowing installers to offer a complete hall makeover package.

The new range is inspired by current trends within the home improvement market and has 3 systems, solid, engineered and laminated that have been designed specifically to combine durability and functionality to suit a wide range of tastes and budgets, helping homeowners achieve the luxury look and feel that wooden floors can provide.

Solid Wood

For the premium finish, solid wood provides unbeatable aesthetic appeal, while also providing robust flooring in high traffic areas, such as hallways and living rooms. With a variety of board widths, lengths and finishes including White Oak and Butterscotch Oak, solid wood floors can give years of service and pleasure with the added bonus of their suitability for sanding and refinishing should the need arise.

Engineered Wood

Engineered wood flooring benefits from the natural beauty of real wood combined with the hard-wearing durability of a multi-layered construction, allowing homeowners years of use and easy maintenance. This system is available in a wide selection of White Oak and Walnut finishes.

Laminate Floorings

Laminate flooring is the ultimate cost-effective option for homeowners wishing to install beautiful flooring on a budget. Suitable for all rooms in the home, it is versatile and practical. This range is available in a variety of Oak finishes including, Country, Lugano, New Legacy, Leysin and Oak Lion.


A range of high quality profile trims and accessories are also available to make installation as quick and simple as possible, as well as ensuring that the flooring project is finished to the highest possible standards.

Paul Martin, Channel Manager from Richard Burbidge said: “As the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of stair parts, Richard Burbidge is now positioning itself as a one-stop-shop for installers to carry out home improvements. Express Flooring has been designed to meet the requirements of the market, and with a selection of finishes to suit any property and taste, it’s the ideal choice for installers.

Richard Burbidge source the Express range from their sister company and flooring specialists Atkinson & Kirby, part of the Archwood Group.

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