The Specifier’s Guide to Flooring launched

Tool aimed at architects, designers, facilities managers and specifiers

The Specifier’s Guide to Flooring has launched in the UK.

Officially unveiled at Shaw Contract’s showroom during Clerkenwell Design Week; the new definitive guide will provide a specification tool for architects, designers, facilities managers and specifiers on all aspects of flooring.

Exploring key materials, from carpet to vinyl, ancillary products and accessories – and everything in-between – the guide will provide a rich resource for the industry in hard copy format and online at

Following in the footsteps of highly-successful sister publication – The Specifier’s Guide to Tile & Stone – the new flooring-focused guide includes commentary from the most-prominent names in the industry, as well as technical analysis and inspirational imagery, from global case study references to exploded material make-ups.

Its official launch in London’s design district included a presentation from Fiona Bowman a senior facilities management consultant.

She praised the new resource for its ‘compelling, substantive, clear and concise content’, describing it as ‘an invaluable guide for the complex specification process’; while Simon Jackson, design consultant and interior design company, sjjdc, founder described it as an “’expert at your elbow’.