Dalkard and Elliott Leicester – Buying Guide
If you are about to start looking for a new carpets, curtains or blinds, you may find the following Buying Guide tips useful…
Buying Guide – Room colours
If you can, bring colour samples with you. This helps to quickly find the shade you need. Bring along anything which has the colours of your room:
- Wallpaper cuttings,
- Paint colours,
(If you have a little paint left over, after decorating, use it to paint a small piece of card or wood. You will find the slightly larger block of colour gives a much better idea of the shade.)
Buying Guide – Measure your room
Buying Guide – Bring approximate room sizes with you (length x width). There is no need to be too accurate at this stage, as we will always call out to check your room sizes to make sure of your carpet needs, but we will be pleased to provide you with a guide price, based on your measurements, for any carpets or floocovering you like in our showroom.
Don’t worry if you don’t have an off-cut of your curtain fabric, but if it is possible to bring instead a tie back or a small curtain from the window with you , it will help. Dalkard & Elliott always make sure that you can see the samples you like in your home to guarantee the perfect choice for you made to measure curtains and blinds
Buying Guide – Furniture fabric
If your furniture has loose cushions that are not too big, bring one along. If not , bring in anything that’s the right shade! A few strands of wool, or a cutting of fabric , even a piece of pottery that’s in the colour you need, will definitely help…
Buying Guide – Plain or Patterned?
Giving a little thought to the basic style of carpet or curtain that you want, before you go shopping, is always a good idea. However, you may well discover designs and colours in our showrooms will really inspire you. Carpet should look and feel gorgeous! Made to measure Curtains stunning!
Buying Guide – Shop at home with Dalkard & Elliott
If you would find it more convenient to see a good selection of carpet and curtain samples at home, Dalkard & Elliott will be delighted to visit you with examples and ideas to help make you home more beautiful..
Please ring Dalkard & Elliott Leicester on 0116 255 5043, or contact us.
Buying Guide – Design advice by Dalkard & Elliott Leicester
Sometimes it is nice just have another opinion to confirm your selections, sometimes it is nice to have suggestion and ideas given to you and sometimes, you just know! For those occasions when you just don’t know, Dalkard & Elliott come into their own. Steve Elliott, Stuart Elliott, Tim, Mike, Neil and Amanda will help you in every way they can. Dalkard & Elliott have helped to inspire thousands of customers for over 5 decades, putting together schemes that include carpets, flooring, made to measure curtains, blinds and wallpapers. There is expertise in abundance and it is always available with a smile and enthusiasm.
We will listen to you to find out what is important to you and show you through styles, textures, colours and patterns that suit you. Even if it is as simple as showing you a carpet, flooring or a fabric for made to measure curtains to go with you existing scheme , or to give you help and advice with coordinating carpet flooring, curtain fabrics, blinds and wallpaper, we shall always be happy to help.
Try letting Dalkard & Elliott Leicester help you, please ring on 01162 555043 and we can make you an appointment especially for you.