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Karndean Flooring - ideal for your Commercial application

Choose from three types of product

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From large commercial environments to small residential rooms, at Karndean Designflooring our vast range of products offer the essential benefits that make our luxury vinyl tiles the perfect choice for any flooring space . What’s more, all of our floors come with a commercial guarantee of 10-20 years, depending on the product range specified.

We offer three types of product: Gluedown, LooseLay and Rigid Core. This section explains the benefits of all Karndean products and then looks at each product type in detail, to help you make an informed decision about which will best suit your commercial project. All Karndean products offer the following benefits, making a Karndean floor the ideal choice for your commercial project:


Waterproof: impervious to water and will not swell crack or warp when wet.



Durable: provides the durability and resilience of luxury vinyl.









Realistic design: realistically replicates the look and feel of wood and stone.


Karndean Designflooring K-Guard+ technology


K-Guard+: includes scruff and stain resistance technology so there is no need for additional surface treatment.









Low maintenance: no need for any sanding, refinishing, staining or varnishing.


Karndean Designflooring anti-slip resistance


Slip resistance: slip rating of either R9, R10 or R11.


Our gluedown ranges offer a wide selection of designs, formats and features. From handcrafted embosses, to bevelled edges, and bespoke designs, each range is unique to Karndean and every product has its own inspirational story to tell.

We offer a wide selection of sizes: from the 228 x 76mm planks of Art Select parquet to the extra large 1219 x 228mm planks in the Opus range. Plus tiles ranging from 305 x 305mm in Knight Tile to Opus’s large 457 x 610mm.

Karndean Designflooring gluedown layered diagram


Other benefits

Wide range of designs

A wide range of designs, colours, textures and formats.

  No expansion gap needed

No expansion gap needed.


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Karndean LooseLay features our K-Wave friction grip backing to secure the floor firmly in place, and its 4.5mm thickness allows for an easy transition to carpet tile. Quick and easy to install, LooseLay is ideal for underfloor access panels and temporary roomsets, each plank can be lifted individually where required.


Karndean LooseLay is available in the following sizes:

Karndean Designflooring loose lay layered diagram

Other benefits

Quick and easy to install.

Installs Over Existing Subfloors

Installs over most existing hard floors.

Reduces Noise

Reduces noise transfer to room below by 13dB.

  Karndean Designflooring easy underfloor access
  Easy access to underfloor panels.



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Rigid Core

Korlok, our rigid core range, developed with K-Core technology, is ideal for installations where acoustics, uneven subfloors or preservation of existing hard floors need to be considered. It’s 5G® click-locking mechanism allows for quick for quick installation and the pore-attached backing eliminates the need for a separate underlayment.

Karndean Korlok is available in the following size: 1420 x 225mm

Other benefits


Hides subfloor imprefections.

Karndean Designflooring enables preservation of existing floors

Enables preservation of existing floor.


Reduces Noise


Reduces noise transfer to room below by 19dB.



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