Visit our showroom

FREE parking at front for customers
9.30am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday!

15-19 Headgate, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3BT

01206 616166

Visit our showroom

FREE parking at front for customers
9.30am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday!

15-19 Headgate, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3BT

Click to call: 01206 616166

Prioritise your local businesses

To ensure the vitality and sustainability of the high street, the key solution lies in actively embracing the practice of shopping locally. Within the expansive tapestry of Colchester town centre, we proudly position ourselves as a small yet essential puzzle piece. It is through collective efforts that local businesses synergise, ensuring a comprehensive array of goods and services for the discerning shopper. The collaborative spirit among local enterprises becomes the cornerstone of a seamless and accessible shopping experience. Within this collaborative framework, Colchester Carpets and Flooring, as a dedicated team, takes pride in extending a diverse range of flooring solutions suitable for various settings – be it your residence, office, or commercial property. Our commitment extends beyond mere provision, as we undertake both the supply and professional fitting of every flooring option we offer. This commitment, epitomising what we define as exemplary local service, simplifies the process for you to effortlessly acquire and install a new floor that aligns with your preferences and needs.


Are you fully prepared for the winter season?

Winter is fast approaching, and if you’ve grown tired of autumn’s dirt and mud staining your carpets, the upcoming season may add to the challenge. We offer a range of carpet alternatives that provide warmth during the winter, boast high durability, and are easy to maintain. Opt for the sophistication of engineered hardwood flooring or laminate, such as our renowned Moduleo, for a touch of elegance. Our solutions can cater to your preferences and budget. Consider trying something new instead of sticking to traditional carpeting.


Why not give vinyl a try today!

When you’re contemplating a flooring upgrade, your initial thoughts might gravitate toward carpet, laminate, or hardwood options. However, there’s another compelling choice to consider. Vinyl flooring is gaining popularity because it can be utilized in every room of your home, including kitchens and bathrooms. In the past, vinyl had a different reputation, often seen as a more affordable alternative to carpet, but with perceived lower quality. Nowadays, vinyl flooring has evolved into a high-quality, durable option. It’s offered in a wide range of patterns and colours, with many designs even backed by a twenty-year guarantee.


We have a multitude of options to select from

At Colchester Carpets & Flooring, we excel in providing our clients with an extensive array of flooring options when they step into our store. Located in Colchester town centre, our shop boasts a diverse range of flooring solutions, including laminate, real wood, engineered wood, vinyl, and a wide variety of carpets suitable for every room in your home. Moreover, our flooring solutions are well-suited for commercial spaces with high levels of foot traffic, where durability is a prime concern. Feel free to request a sample of any flooring product to take home with you and explore your options.


Dislike cleaning carpets?

You can’t escape the fact that carpets demand routine maintenance. However, you can minimize this with the right carpet selection. The knowledgeable team at Colchester Carpets & Flooring can guide you in making the best choice for each room in your home. We offer a wide range of in-stock carpets for you to explore at your leisure. Why not treat your feet to cozy, plush flooring this winter as the colder months approach?


Why consider vinyl?

When selecting new flooring, your initial choices might lean towards laminate, wood, or carpet options, but there’s another compelling choice to consider. Vinyl flooring is gaining popularity due to its remarkable durability. The variety of vinyl flooring options is expanding as well, including stone, tile, and wood-effect styles. Unlike laminate, vinyl offers a warmer feel underfoot and is easier to maintain than natural wood. We invite you to visit our showroom and explore the extensive range of options we have available.


Do you know the benefits of carpet?

Our extensive carpet collection caters to every room within your home, catering to both residential and commercial environments. Whether you seek a luxurious bedroom carpet or a robust office solution, we have the ideal match. Carpets serve various functions, dampening noise from footsteps and pet paws, while also trapping dust and pollen. We invite you to explore our in-store assortment; additionally, remember that carpet acts as an excellent insulator during the winter months.


The advantages of choosing hardwood flooring

Are you exhausted from tirelessly trying to get rid of carpet stains? Embrace the wonders of hardwood flooring—an excellent alternative with unexpected benefits. Experience its cool, refreshing touch and the effortless removal of even the tiniest dirt and dust particles. Unbeknownst to many, hardwood floors don’t trap dirt, dust, or pet hair, leading to improved indoor air quality and increased home value. Discover our extensive collection of affordable hardwood flooring solutions.


Premium flooring at an affordable price

Finding flooring that can withstand the constant heavy traffic in a business building is no easy task, especially when cost-effective options are scarce. However, at Colchester Carpets and Flooring, we have taken it upon ourselves to address this challenge. Our mission is to provide top-notch commercial flooring at affordable prices. We prioritize your convenience and understand the complexities of operating in a commercial setting. Therefore, we offer flexible scheduling and will work around your business hours to install the flooring solution seamlessly.


Why not come and have a visit?

Visit our store on Headgate in Colchester to see our constantly growing selection of flooring samples. We are close to several multi-story car parks, restaurants, and stores that you may visit on your outing. Our store includes flooring alternatives from floor to ceiling, including carpets, laminate, vinyl, and hardwood floors. You may browse these selections in a variety of colours and patterns.


Keep on waking up to sun?

As much as we enjoy making the most of extended daylight hours, waking up to the intense morning sunlight pouring in through the windows can be quite abrupt. Why not consider discussing with our team the option of installing Rol-Lite blinds in your bedroom? This way, you can indulge in a leisurely lie-in whenever you desire. These blinds are exceptionally durable and can even be operated remotely or through Alexa. With a wide range of sizes, colours, and patterns available, you can choose the perfect blinds to complement your preferences and requirements.


Flooring is our expertise

At Colchester Carpets and Flooring, our knowledgeable staff are well-versed in all aspects of flooring solutions. Located in Colchester, our shop offers a diverse range of flooring options to cater to every customer’s needs. With our extensive selection, you can be confident that you’ll find the perfect flooring solution without leaving empty-handed. We proudly offer a wide array of choices, including carpets, laminates, vinyl, hardwood, and an assortment of rugs.


Customize your rug to how you would like it

If you’re looking for the perfect addition to enhance any room, consider incorporating rugs. They have the ability to bring everything together and infuse the space with a delightful pop of colour. While we offer a diverse range of rugs to cater to all our clients’ preferences, we understand that sometimes the ideal rug might not be readily available. To ensure you never have to compromise on your vision, we now offer the option to design your own rug. With this customization feature, you have complete control over the final result, allowing you to select any pattern, texture, shape, or colour that suits your taste and complements your space flawlessly.


Have you tried laminate before?

Are you looking for a high-quality, seamless long-lasting floor? Colchester Carpets and Flooring has the best answer for you. You may choose from a variety of laminate flooring types and finishes that are all exceptionally strong and scratch-resistant, making them perfect for both business and residential premises. Our team of fitters can quickly install the laminate you’ve chosen once you’ve made that decision; we really are a one-stop shop!


Laying down the final touches

Finding the finishing touches for your freshly decorated room might be difficult now that spring decorating is well under way. Why not consider putting a rug in the space? It could be exactly the pop of colour you’re searching for. We have a wide choice of rugs available for you to choose from, all of which come in a variety of colours, textures, and patterns; we have plushy soft rugs for living rooms as well as durable substitutes for business settings. Why not design your own if you can’t find the ideal one in our collection? We’ll be glad to help you.


How about adding some summer to your home?

It’s the perfect time to bring lively summer colours into your home now that the winter’s gloomy skies are behind us. Whether it’s something small, like a rug for the living room, or something bigger, like putting new carpet up your stairs, there will always be something for you. These flooring options come in a variety of colours, many of which would be perfect for giving your home a summertime colour boost. Browse our website to view all of the available colour options.


Did you know this about carpets?

In most homes, whether it is the living room or the bedroom, there is carpeting. It is incredibly adaptable and soft underfoot, and it comes in a range of colours and finishes. You know all this, but did you know that carpet may also improve the quality of the air? Instead of remaining in the air, fibres trap dust and other small particles in the carpet so they may be vacuumed up. For both residential and commercial purposes, Colchester Carpets & Flooring offers hundreds of carpet options from top brands at affordable prices. Come visit us in Colchester on Head Street.


Have you tried laminate yet?

Are you aware that there is a flooring choice that is easy to maintain, can be cleaned of pet hair with a broom, and can survive the test of time even when dogs and children challenge it? Does that sound like it is too good to be true? Wrong. Laminate flooring is available here at Colchester Carpets in a wide range of colours and patterns. We offer a wide selection of wood effects in store, including walnut, oak, and beech. Visit our ‘Laminate Flooring’ page for further details.


Struggling to decide when to start?

Now is the perfect time to start redecorating your home in anticipation of the warmer months because spring is just around the corner. We are all aware of how difficult it is to find motivation or know where to start while remodelling. Browse our website to view all of the flooring options we provide, which include carpets, hardwood floors, and rugs in a range of shapes and sizes. We offer samples of each type of flooring so you may choose the best option for you by taking them home.


There’s a solution to constant cleaning

Although many people think of winter as cosy evenings in front of a warm fireplace, those who have carpets worry about having to clean muddy footprints or paw prints. Why not make a small change that has a significant impact? You can quickly remove muddy paw prints from your home’s laminate flooring by running a damp mop over them. To complement your decor, our laminate flooring is available in a wide range of designs and colours.


Try Moduelo Flooring today!

Did you know that there is a flooring choice that costs a lot less and looks precisely like real wood? The collection of Moduelo Flooring, which is growing more and is becoming more well-liked, is proudly presented by our staff. We have it in a range of colours and designs to satisfy everyone’s likings. You won’t have to worry about your four-legged animal pals or your kids getting into mischief and ruining the appearance since it not only mimics real wood but also resists scuffs and scratches.


Have a Happy New Year!

From everyone at Colchester Carpets & Flooring, we want to wish you a very happy new year and all the best for the next year. You may always call us now for assistance with all of your flooring needs. Throughout the year, our passionate crew will be here to help you with new carpet installation, helping you create the ideal rug, or just offering advice.


Plenty of options to choose from

Most people put off replacing their flooring due to the inconvenience of going to many stores before finding something that is suitable for them. That will be a thing of the past if you come down to our shop on Head Street in Colchester; we have hundreds of flooring selections to pick from. Vinyl, laminate, hardwood or the increasingly popular Moduleo flooring, and even the possibility to design your own rug are all available. You’ll never want to go anywhere else when you combine all of this with the greatest customer service.


Take the easier option

Although the carpet seems nice, clean, and fluffy, opening the door in the winter causes dirt and leaves to be pulled inside, making cleaning challenging and time-consuming. Consider installing laminate or vinyl flooring in your home so that mud can be quickly removed rather than spending hours trying to get it out of your carpets. Ideal for locations that need frequent upkeep or high traffic, such corridors and utility rooms. The vinyl and laminate flooring alternatives come in a range of colours and require very little upkeep while being exceptionally strong, enabling them to look their best year after year.



We will move furniture and dispose of old floor coverings for a small fee


Customer satisfaction is our teams' number one priority - ensuring all expectations are met and exceeded is what we do best. Each job our team completes is carried out with precision and care, and always to the highest standard.

Our team derives immense satisfaction from successfully completing each project, taking pride in showcasing the finished products to prospective clients. By visiting our 'recent work' page, you can witness firsthand the impeccable standards we uphold. We approach every project with determination and perseverance, leaving no stone unturned until it reaches a state of flawlessness.


Come and visit us in our showroom in Headgate


Want to pop in our shop, but are worried about parking? We have parking at the front of the shop! There isn’t the hassle of making a trip just to see us as you can simply tie it in with a shopping trip.

We enjoy a challenge here at Colchester Carpets and Flooring. We can offer you a variety of solutions if you want a fresh appearance but are unsure of what you want. You may select from a wide range of options, including vinyl tiles, carpet, real wood and laminate. Still not sure? You can take samples home to make sure your choice is just right. Out team ask the right questions, what is the room used for, is it heavy traffic area, modern or traditional, size of budget. We can then show you the perfect flooring solution tailored to your specification.


Luxury vinyl flooring... Looks and feels like wood


For the fraction of the price, are you wanting the stylish look of a hardwood floor? Look no further than vinyl flooring! It is a superb replacement to hardwood flooring, as it looks great year after year, and it is long lasting. We can offer vinyl flooring in several different finishes, from wood to stone, as well as tiled effects. This flooring option is also perfect for animal lovers, who are constantly having to clean muddy paw prints, as they can easily be washed away.

When choosing a flooring option for a commercial property our team know it needs to be the best of the best, especially when the footfall is high, and first appearances have to be spot on. All engineered laminate and vinyl flooring options come with a 20-year guarantee so you know the quality is going to be high.



We will move furniture and dispose of old floor coverings for a small fee

Customer satisfaction is our teams' number one priority - ensuring all expectations are met and exceeded is what we do best. Each job our team completes is carried out with precision and care, and always to the highest standard.

To showcase some of our previous jobs that we complete on a regular basis our team have put together a selection of images to show people what we do best. It doesn’t matter how much flooring needs to be laid down or where in the property, all jobs will be carried out quickly leaving no trace of us ever being there. 


Come and visit us in our showroom in Headgate Street

Want to pop in our shop, but are worried about parking? We have parking at the front of the shop! There isn’t the hassle of making a trip just to see us as you can simply tie it in with a shopping trip.

Our shop will never fail to disappoint with flooring options as far as the eye can see, so it will never be wasted trip. On hand to help you will be our highly experienced staff who can help chose the right flooring for you.  


Luxury vinyl flooring... Looks and feels like wood

Our vinyl flooring range is not your average vinyl. You can achieve a natural wood or stone flooring effect with the added advantage of easy cleaning. Our vinyl flooring can be fitted in any room of your home and comes in various styles and finishes.

Having flooring that looks brand new after years of wear and tear is what everyone wants but most flooring options simply don't have those qualities. This is why all of our flooring solutions are stain and scuff resistant and all come with a 20-year guarantee!


What our customers say

"Thank you to Dom and his team for their excellent service and expertise! I am thrilled with my hallway! This is the second time we have used Colchester Flooring and we are delighted with the results."

"Brilliant service from these guys. Howie who fitted the carpet on the stairs was friendly but professional at all times. He took his time and made sure I was happy with the fitting. As for the carpet itself, love it and great price too! Thank you guys."

"We have used Colchester Flooring many times now, the most recent being this week to have a carpet fitted. Every time we have used them we haven't been disappointed. From start to finish the service is excellent and quality of goods outstanding."

"Floors look incredible, and timekeeping and professionalism second to none. From initial contact with Neal in store to Dom's attention to detail in fitting, just can't fault these guys!"

"A great service from a local company - extremely professional and helpful from start to finish. Totally transformed our home with their fabulous carpets and flooring. Clean, tidy and affordable. Totally recommend."

"Perfect service from start to finish Dominic came to our house knowing the colours and textures we had in mind and helped us make the perfect choice."

"Great service from Neil, Dom and James. Communication was excellent throughout and nothing was too much trouble. Did everything I could ask for and more. There experience and attention to detail was obvious in the end result."

Colchester Carpets and Flooring
15-19 Headgate

T: 01206 616166

Showroom Opening Times

MONDAY to SATURDAY - 9.30am to 5pm

We are closed Bank Holidays

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Colchester Carpets and Flooring
15-19 Headgate

T: 01206 616166


Showroom Opening Times

Monday to Saturday
9.30am - 5pm

We are closed Bank Holidays

Website designed by: 

Connect with Elms Home Décor: