News Articles

Choosing the perfect flooring or bed for your home is a big decision and requires careful consideration. We want to make buying your new carpet, flooring or bed as easy as possible – so we’ve put together some helpful advice and information.  Our articles provide details of  all the latest product innovations,  industry news and manufacturer spotlights.  In addition, we regularly include Buying Guides, Top Tips and useful other information.


Year: 2016

The Right Mattress For Back Pain Sufferers

If you suffer from back pain it is important to choose the right mattress in order to ensure a decent, pain-free night's sleep. In fact, in choosing the wrong mattress you could exacerbate the level of back pain that you experience. People tend to either have a

Discover The CMS Downs Difference

With almost every town and city having a selection of bed and carpet stores scattered along their high streets, ensuring the product you are purchasing provides the best value for money can be difficult. At CMS Downs, we pride ourselves on providing each of our

Cosy Carpets for Winter

When the temperatures at an all time low during these dark winter nights, stepping into a cosy home with the feeling of a plush new carpet or luxurious rug underfoot can feel like such a treat after a long, busy and tiring day. Introducing a little touch of luxury

How To Get A Good Night’s Sleep

It's one of the most important things for our physical and mental well-being, but many of us struggle to get a decent night's sleep. Even the soundest sleepers will experience nights when they just can't drop off or will wake up feeling groggy, tired and far from

Designing Your Master Bedroom

There is something very personal about redesigning a master bedroom as it is one of the rooms of a home most likely to reflect your personality. Yet the sheer choice of ideas out there can make it a confusing process. Do not fear, however, as we’re on-hand to

Saxony Carpets – what & why are they so popular?

With so many types of carpet on the market, it can be difficult to know where to start when the time comes to choose new flooring for your home. Saxony carpets are an extremely popular choice with British homeowners, as they are not only stylish and elegant to look

Get The Best Night’s Sleep

How to Create the Perfect Bedroom The bedroom should be the one place where you can feel relaxed and able to rest and recover from the day. However, if your bedroom is not the most relaxing or restful place, then there may be a reason for this. Here we look at

Home Inspiration: 2016 Carpet Trends Making an Impact

Upgrades to wallpaper, paintwork and soft furnishings can instantly transform a room, but carpet changes are one of the simplest ways to add character, personality and a fashionable touch to your home. Your choice of carpets will undoubtedly reflect your

How to Care For & Maintain Your Carpet

If you have invested in a new carpet, you will no doubt want it to look freshly laid, even if you have had it for a while. Fortunately, there are a few simple maintenance techniques and tips that will help to ensure that your carpets look as good as new for many