Gainsborough Carpets is an independent family business founded in 1966. We are leading members of the country's largest independent buying group (Greendale Carpets and Flooring) enabling us to enjoy all the benefits of a large organisation without losing our independent status.

We are very proud of the relationships we have built with manufacturers and customers alike.

Did you know we have the largest rug showroom in Essex?

Our stores have a fantastic selection of carpets and flooring from a variety of manufacturers including Axminster, Associated Weavers, Abingdons, Brintons, Crucial Trading and many others.

Our rug department offers over 500 pieces including a selection of contemporary designs, oriental, traditional hand knotted and bespoke, at incredible prices.

We have recently installed a new Karndean Design Studio showing the entire collection including the latest Opus and new exciting colours for the Van Gogh range.

Using our design table and full size samples of the actual flooring, you can, with the help of our trained staff, create your own unique floor