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Brand New Floors at New City of Glasgow College

The City of Glasgow College’s two new city centre campuses will cater for 40,000 students and 1,200 staff.  The circa 70,000m2 development comprises two new buildings constructed on land at Cathedral Street and at Thistle Street on the banks of the River Clyde. McKay Flooring Ltd were delighted to win the contract to undertake the specialist Junckers sport and commercial flooring installation and finishing works to The City of Glasgow College City Campus. Project:  The City of Glasgow College City Campus Contractor:  Sir Robert McAlpine Architect:  Michael Laird Architects & Reiach & Hall Architects This package occurred in the following locations in the […]

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Repair, Sand & Seal at Carolside Primary, Clarkston

Project:  Carolside Primary School, Clarkston Client:  East Renfrewshire Council Areas:  Gym Hall Specification:  Break out and allow water damaged boards to dry out.  Restick approx 2m2 of 230mm x 55mm x 20mm blocks.  Thereafter, sand, seal and finish with Junckers High Performance lacquer.   Specialist floor sanding What can you expect from us? A smooth surface sanded with the best quality sanding machines. Minimum take off to preserve the future life of the floor. Experienced staff with years of knowledge in how to sand different types of floors and different timber types. Edges fully blended into the main area. The “right” seal […]

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Floor Resurfacing at The Hills Academy

The Hills Academy is a vibrant mainstream state school for pupils aged from 3 to 9.  The school’s main sports hall is used regularly for sporting activities and other club events. McKay Flooring were contacted by The Hills Academy and asked to sand and seal the existing Junckers Beech floor in the main sports hall and bring it back to new.  Thereafter,  mark out and paint new court line markings. Project: The Hills Academy, Bedford Area:  Main Hall – Approx 187m2 Date:  August 2016 Specification: Floor Resurfacing & Finish with 4 coats of Junckers High Performance Lacquer to Main Hall. Mark […]

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The Oaks Academy – Gerflor Taraflex Sport M Evolution

Project:  The Oaks Academy, Crewe Area:  Sports Hall – 264m2 Preparation, Installation & Court Line Markings Uplift existing carpet, prime floor and latex the concrete sub-floor to achieve a smooth, flat surface.  Thereafter, supply and install Gerflor Sport M Evolution vinyl sports flooring system in blue, welded at all joints.  On completion, mark out and paint court markings using two-part professional sports line paint. All Gerflor Taraflex® synthetic floors are designed for safety and comfort. Their multi-layered construction includes 100% pure vinyl, a reinforced fiberglass grid and closed-cell foam backing to provide shock absorption, help fight fatigue, deliver consistent ball bounce, […]

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Gymbox – one of the most raved about gym venues in London.

We recently installed a mix of Junckers Sylvasport Premium & Sylva Tech Plus Premium Beech sports flooring into Gymbox High Holborn, London.  Hosting 104 different classes every week, Gymbox is a sports venue with a difference.  Gymbox was founded by Richard Hilton in 2001 and with popular demand has opened a further 8 venues across London.  Recently voted by Cool Brands Expert Council as a leading UK Brand, the gym chain has become an essential place for fitness-savvy Londoners by combining vibrant interior design with its unique take on exercise.  The space and design of the gym has been cleverly thought […]

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Another satisfied customer!

Our showroom staff have a great eye for floor design and are always eager to please our customers. This is largely acknowledged in this recent email from a very happy supply only customer. This unique hardwood flooring was from our Junckers range. The Junckers Black Oak Variation with an Ultra Matt Lacquer finish was listed on our monthly special offerdeals and was snapped up as soon as it went live. If you would like to be notified when more of these special offers are available, please join our mailing list below. “I’ve been meaning to send you some pics of […]

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Coloured Strip Flooring- Liberty of London

As a family business we are always looking for unusual flooring designs and after a recent family shopping trip to Liberty of London (not business related), we came across this elegant coloured strip flooring.  Liberty are not only known for their luxury goods, but also for their individual store displays.  This unique parquet style coloured floor stole the show on the 1st floor and not even the array of designer clothes or creative shop displays could outshine it.  The floor is made up of strip marble, painted strip flooring and aluminium strip. This installation and design method is very similar to some of our […]

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Keep Clean while getting Lean!

Have you just had a vinyl sports floor installed into your gym or sports hall, but what happens next?  How do you keep this sports vinyl looking new and germ free?  Think about it, many hands and bodies will touch equipment, floors, lockers rooms and showers, sweat may leak onto the sports floor, so it’s essential to keep these areas germ-free.  Traditional cleaning methods alone cannot combat the spread of bacteria as well as Sanondaf can. We recommend Sanondaf Glasgow (disinfection service) to our customers to maintain the hygiene and cleanliness of vinyl sports floors.  Sanondaf provides a touch-less disinfection […]

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3D Parquet Wooden wall cladding

Our new Faither brand has launched a brand new concept called 3D Parquet! This is a world’s first and can be created in both new and reclaimed parquet flooring battens. This is the first of many new projects that will filter through from our flooring laboratory. Faither is the creative flooring laboratory of McKay Flooring. Faither develop flooring and wall cladding systems mostly from reclaimed wood and other materials. They can create unique one-off floor and wall ideas for your project. They have innovate by constantly mixing & throwing ideas against each other. Check Faither brand website to take a review […]

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Reclaimed Flooring website launches

After a few months building our new reclaimed flooring website we’re proud to launch it across the UK. Rather than just sell reclaimed wood flooring we are launching Reclaimed Flooring Projects as a destination site for anyone looking for a professional installation service. We have an extensive range of reclaimed parquet flooring, reclaimed wood flooring, reclaimed floorboards and salvaged gym flooring.   Our reclaimed wood flooring case studies include New Balance’s Olympic 2012 Hospitality suite, New Balance’s UK HQ in Warrington, whisky flooring to the Googleplex in Orange County, California and oak cobbles for Pernod Ricard, London (and many more). […]

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