Carpets & Stair-rods

 4 Stephenson Close, East Portway, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 3RU

 01264 335111

The modern mix of award-winning natural fibre and wool carpet rugs and runners explore pattern, colour and fine and chunky texture. The carpets include eco collections. Alternative has collaborated with British designers Margo Selby, Ashley Hicks and Ben Pentreath and partnered Liberty Fabrics to bring pattern to the distinctive Quirky B collection. New designer Margo Selby Stripes. Alternative Flooring is distributed via national retailers, including selected lines at John Lewis stores. Call for stockists and brochure.

 Edinburgh Showroom 117-119 George Street, Edinburgh, , EH2 4JN

 Highland Showroom Fearn, Tain, Ross-Shire, IV20 1XW

 Glasgow Showroom 107 West George Street, Glasgow, , G2 1QR

Hard-wearing and stain resistant, ANTA’s award winning flat woven carpets are made from British wool in the Scottish Highlands. Using all natural materials and traditional manufacturing techniques, they offer a wide range of distinctive and unique tartans, tweeds and herringbones. A made to measure service is offered for fitted carpets and stair runners and a selection of standard sized rugs is available to buy in stores and online.

 127 Queenstown Road, , Battersea, London SW8 3RH

 020 7622 0500

Bowloom are an established carpet company offering clients an unrivalled selection of products including wool, silk, sisal, binding tapes, stair rods and stair runners. With a combined experience of over 60 years, They can guide you through all aspects of technical products and fitting information, including advice on the most suitable, economic and practical carpet to suit your home. Bowloom have partnered with Off The Loom to offer exciting and contemporary flatweave stair runners.      

 Bloxham Mill, Barford Road, Bloxham, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4FF

 01295 722831

The professionals’ online retailer, specialising in quality stair rods, stair carpet rods, door thresholds, flooring trims and carpet binding. Expert advice offered and free-of-charge samples available via the website. A fabulous choice of designs of runner stair rods available in many finishes, including popular brasses, chromes, nickels, pewter, black and wood. Plus, a comprehensive range of door threshold strips, comprising carpet bars, ramps, cover plates and the like for joining all styles of floorcovering, including carpets, laminate, wood, tiles and LVT. Excellent quality, great prices – delivered to your door.

 Unit 4 Blackdown Business Park, Sylvan Road, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8ST

 01823 667337

Fleetwood Fox design and manufacture 100% wool flatweave carpets in Somerset England. Used by top interior designers worldwide, Fleetwood Fox’s designs are elegant, distinctive and versatile. The collection ranges from intricately figured patterns to bold stripes in striking colours or subtle neutral tones. All are woven to order meaning it’s possible to offer a high degree of customisation in width and colour. Fleetwood Fox’s rugs, runners and carpets are ideal for stairs and hallways and can also be seamed for large rugs or wall to wall fitting.

 592 Kings Road, London, , SW6 2AD

 020 7371 9955

Loomah specialise in the design and supply of custom hand-made carpets. All their designs can be made in any size, shape or colour and can be supplied as loose laid area rugs, or fitted wall to wall carpets. Alternatively, they can design something specially for you. See their website for many more of their designs.

 Available to view at: Bowloom Ltd, 127 Queenstown Road, Battersea, London, , SW8 3RH

 020 7622 9929

With extensive experience in manufacturing and designing flatweave stair runners and rugs, Off The Loom offer a growing selection of runners from stock. A full bespoke 'design & colour' service is also available if you are looking for something special. Some products can be made up to 5m wide, which is ideal for landings. A large selection of quality stair rods in many finishes is available along with co-ordinating door thresholds, perfect for matching light switches and door handles. Partnered with Bowloom in Battersea, Off The Loom provide advice on installation throughout London and the South.

 Head office & mail order The Long Barn, Eastnor, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1EL

 01531 632718

 London Shop 1 Munro Terrace, off Riley St, Cheyne Walk, London, , SW10 0DL

 020 7351 2288

Distinctive, hand-finished, Venetian flatweave stair runners in 100% wool. Signature stripes vary from bold scale borders to subtle fine lines and textured herringbones in an edited colour palette of sophisticated neutrals and vibrant brights. A selection of the runners have co-ordinating designs that link stairs and landings. Woven on traditional shuttle looms, the natural selvedge edge is ideal for stairs and can be seamlessly joined to create fitted carpets. Designs can be customised by colour or width. Purely decorative stair rods in a variety of finishes add the finishing touch.

 2/6 Chelsea Harbour Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour, London, , SW10 0XE

 020 7795 3333

TOPFLOOR by Esti offer the broadest possible range of wall-to-wall carpet solutions. ranging from budget printed carpet through wool or wool mix Axminster and Wilton, to luxurious hand-made carpets in wool, silk or synthetics. They design and produce carpet for offices as well as for major global hospitality brands. They offer a full spectrum service from initial concept through design, sampling, mockup areas, to full production and  installation. For more information about some of their innovative machine-made options, please contact the showroom at the above address.  

 Woodmead Rd, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5PQ

 01297 32244