When it comes to buying a new carpet, the options can be overwhelming. With so many different brands, styles, and materials to choose from, it can be hard to know where to start. In this blog post, we will be focusing on Cormar Carpets, a UK-based carpet manufacturer that has been producing high-quality carpets for over 60 years and a long standing manufacturing partner of Floor Design Wetherby.
We will explore the history of the company, their position in the UK carpet market, the different ranges and styles of carpet that they manufacture, and some of the reviews their carpets have received online.
History of Cormar Carpets
Cormar Carpets was founded in 1956 by Neville Cormack in Lancashire, England. The company initially focused on producing tufted carpets using traditional techniques. In the 1980s, Cormar Carpets started producing twist pile carpets, which quickly became popular among homeowners and interior designers. Today, Cormar Carpets is one of the largest carpet manufacturers in the UK, with a production capacity of over 10 million square metres of carpet per year.
Position in the UK Carpet Market
Cormar Carpets is positioned as a mid-range carpet brand in the UK market. The company has a reputation for producing high-quality carpets at an affordable price point. Cormar Carpets is known for its extensive range of styles and colours, which cater to a variety of tastes and preferences.
Different Ranges and Styles of Carpet
Cormar Carpets offers a wide range of carpet styles, from traditional to modern. The company has a large spread of different carpet styles covering man-made fibre carpets, traditional wool twist carpets and wool loops. Four of their key ranges are Sensation, Riva, Home Counties and Malabar.
1. Sensation Carpet
The Sensation range is Cormar Carpets' most popular range. The carpets in this range are made using super-soft polypropylene yarns that feel luxurious underfoot. The Sensation range is available in a range of modern neutral colour tones.
The Riva range of carpets is a 2022 Flooring Innovation Winner. It has a deep pile giving a luxury feel in a pallette of modern, plain colours. It's made from 100% excellon polypropylene yarn and is bleach cleanable and stain resistant.
3. Woodland Heather Twist
The Woodland Heather twist range is a 2021 Flooring Innovation Winner. A classic British Wool Twist available in natural heather shades. It has a dense and fine pile that is perfect for all areas of the home.
The Malabar range of wool loop carpets give the look of natural sisal or seagrass but with all the benefits and warmth of 100% british wool. Available in two different textures the Malabar range uses quality two fold yarn to make this very popular and hardwearing wool loop carpet.
Reviews of Cormar Carpets
Cormar Carpets has received many positive reviews from customers and industry experts. Here are some examples of the reviews that Cormar Carpets has received:
"Great quality and affordable price. We love our Cormar Carpet!" - Sarah, homeowner
"Cormar Carpets are my go-to brand for high-quality, affordable carpets. They have a great range of styles and colours to choose from." - David, interior designer
"I have used Cormar Carpets for many of my commercial projects, and they never disappoint. The carpets are hardwearing and easy to clean, which is essential for high-traffic areas." - Jane, commercial contractor
"I recently had a Cormar Carpet installed in my home, and I am very impressed with the quality and feel of the carpet. It has held up well under heavy foot traffic and looks beautiful." - Emma, homeowner
Cormar Carpets has also received positive reviews from industry experts. In 2019, Cormar Carpets won the Interiors Monthly Award for Best Carpet Manufacturer. This award is a testament to the quality of the carpets that Cormar Carpets produces and their commitment to excellence.
Cormar Carpets is a well-established UK-based carpet manufacturer that has been producing high-quality carpets for over 60 years. The company is known for its extensive range of styles and colours, affordable pricing, and commitment to excellence. Cormar Carpets has an extensive spread of ranges, which cater to a variety of tastes and preferences. The company has received many positive reviews from customers and industry experts, which is a testament to the quality of their carpets. If you're looking for a high-quality, affordable carpet, Cormar Carpets is definitely worth considering.
Visit our Wetherby showroom to view Cormar ranges, borrow our samples for free and arrange a free no obligation quotation.