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Do you need a local carpet fitter? Whether you want a carpet fitting, repair or stretching service, Plentific can find a top carpet fitter near you! Simply post your job to receive quotes from approved local carpet fitters. Job done!

Featured Pros for Carpet Fitter

Our vision is to make it fast, easy and safe to get quotes when you need help. We'll introduce you to professionals who are ready to help.
Byko Ltd
Carpet Fitter in Leicester, LE3 2JE
New Line Construction
Carpet Fitter in London, W5 4BL
Kings Property Solutions
Carpet Fitter in Smethwick, B66 2AR
Rehoboth Handyman
Carpet Fitter in London, N18 2HF
Powerhouse Maintenance Ltd
Carpet Fitter in London, E14 7NU
Mtx Property Pros Ltd
Carpet Fitter in London, W8 6NX
Nelu & D Construction Ltd
Carpet Fitter in Isleworth, TW7 5JP
Handyman Albert
Carpet Fitter in Hastings, East Sussex, TN37 6PG
Force 10 Building Solutions
Carpet Fitter in Bentley, Doncaster, DN5 0AA
Heightvale Limited
Carpet Fitter in Bolton, BL1 4SS
Twenty Fifteen Handyman Services
Carpet Fitter in Binfield Bracknell, RG42 4QW
United Facilities
Carpet Fitter in London, EC1V 2NX
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Latest Carpet Fitter Reviews

Powerhouse Maintenance Ltd
23 Jul 2017
Very knowledgeable good guys. Work carried out efficiently, finished off nicely. Would definitely recommend.
Twenty Fifteen Handyman Services
15 Jun 2017
Completed the job on time and exactly as required. Very helpful
Kings Property Solutions
11 Jun 2017
We had a whirlpool bath and tiling fitted. They did a brilliant job and we are all very happy. The fitters
were all very friendly and really helpful. If I have any further work would definitely consider using them again. Also using plentific has been so easy taken the stress out of finding someone to do the work Brilliant
United Facilities
10 Apr 2017
Great job, service and communication! Would highly recommend!

Hiring a carpet fitter

When it’s time to update the flooring in one of your rooms, it is important to get the right professional in for the job. Plentific has a database of tradesmen from around the UK, and can generate a bespoke list for you of the best carpet fitters in your local area. Each of your local options will also have a Plentific profile where you can view their past projects, qualifications and customer reviews. By hiring a 'verified' Pro, you will also get your project covered by the Plentific Guarantee, which will protect your investment from start to finish. With over 75,000 registered tradesmen from across the UK, Plentific is ready to help you find the perfect carpet fitter for your job.

What do you need to know about hiring a carpet fitter?

Before hiring a carpet fitter, it pays to have a good idea of the job at hand. Measure the room yourself and think about what floor coverings you want, not just based on preference but also on price. Let your choices inspect the property themselves to help them give you an accurate quote, and do not be afraid to ask for their input, as they may be able to help you choose colours and materials, maybe even saving you money in the process.

If you have been working with other tradespeople or an architect, it is likely that they will have a carpet fitter that they have worked with in the past to recommend to you. Even so, be sure to check the experience and qualifications of your choices. A carpet fitter may have undergone an apprenticeship or college course, or might have a recognised qualification from the Flooring Industry Trading Association (FITA) or UK Flooring Academy (UKFA). Be sure to ask if they have a Construction Skills Certification Scheme card (CSCS), as this will prove they have passed a CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test, and will also vouch for their competency. You should also check their websites for reviews from previous customers. See if they are professional and comfortable to work with to help you be sure about your choice.

After discussing the job a carpet fitter should be able to offer you a flat or hourly rate. Getting a quote should be free of charge, and do not be afraid to wait and consider your options. They may charge extra if they need to remove furniture from the room they are working in, though most will be willing to dispose of your old flooring free of charge. Be sure that they are insured for the work they do. Certain jobs may require the use of dangerous adhesives and chemicals. Also be sure that they have guarantees in the case of accidental damage. Be aware of their policy if you are dissatisfied with their finished work.

An experienced professional should be able to provide all of this information.

What does a carpet fitter do?

A carpet fitter is a tradesperson who installs floor coverings, including carpeting, sheet, vinyl tiles, laminate and solid timber floors. Their job involves measuring spaces and cleaning a work area of furniture, estimating the amount of materials needed for a job, taking off doors, removing old flooring, adding protecting coating to floors, replacing furniture and trimming or re-hanging doors.

How much does it cost to hire a carpet fitter?

The cost really depends on the size of the job and the flooring required. Carpeting a small room may cost around £300, while installing laminated floor in a small kitchen would cost around £220. Installing oak solid flooring in a similarly sized room could set you back over £600. If you are unsure of the cost, ask for their advice, as they may be able to recommend cheaper materials to you. There are also other ways to save money, such as removing furniture from the room yourself. Ask your choices to break down their costs in terms of labour and materials, as this will make comparing easier.

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