Benefits of Karndean LooseLay

quick-to-install_small Quick and easy to install

All you need is a sound, smooth and dust free subfloor and you're ready to go. It's great because it can be fitted over most existing hard floors.

easy-to-repair_small Easy to repair

Should you need to replace a piece, simply lift the plank or tile in question and drop in a new one.

warm-underfoot_small Warmer underfoot

Our products are softer and warmer underfoot than natural wood and stone flooring. For extra warmth, Karndean is easily used with underfloor heating systems.

recyclable_small 100% recyclable

Like the name suggests, you don't need adhesive*, meaning Karndean LooseLay is 100% recyclable. Why not move it into another room in the house for a change of scenery!

quiet-underfoot_small Acoustic qualities

Our innovative backing helps absorb sound, making Karndean LooseLay perfect where you want to reduce noise levels such as playrooms, bedrooms and garage/loft conversions, without the need for underlay.

durable_small Durable

With a warranty of 15 years you can rest assured your floor will last for years to come. Unlike real wood and stone, it won't splinter, warp or crack.

easy-to-maintain_small Low maintenance
All Karndean floors are simple to care for. All it needs is a quick sweep and run over with a mop, warm water and Karndean Clean.

* Adhesive may be required for some applications, please refer to installation instructions.

Main applications

Karndean's LooseLay products are suitable for multi-rise developments, both residential apartments and office blocksas no accoustic underlay is required. They are also ideal for retail spaces and temporary areas such as feature displays and exhibitions as they are quick to install, take-up and recycle. LooseLay is also a practical solution for sectors where access to underfloor services is required such as healthcare and hospitality environments.

Where can Karndean LooseLay be used?

Healthcare | Office | Hospitality | Leisure | Education | Retail | Exhibition spaces | Pop-up shops | Sports facilities


K-Wave is our unique friction grip backing that holds the product in place. It creates a strong bond to the subfloor using a combination of weight and friction.


LooseLay explained diagram


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