Drummonds new shopfront
In early 2016 Drummonds flooring and door furniture became sole occupants in their showroom at 78 Royal Hospital Road and to mark the change new signage was installed – as in the photo shown here.
Handmade brass rimlocks
Turn a beautiful door into an outstanding one with a fine brass surface mounted rimlock.
Drummonds is proud to announce that we now offer a full range of top quality handmade brass rimlocks and bathroom latches. Available in a number of different sizes from 125mm up to 250mm wide, these rimlocks are all handcrafted by master locksmiths using time honoured techniques in traditional workshops in the UK.
All are suitable for use with Drummonds’ Flexford and New Flexford, Bowden large and small and Cotehele doorknobs. For further details please contact our London showroom.
New wood floor range
Drummonds has recently introduced a range of new wood flooring with sample panels available to view at their 78 Royal Hospital Road/Galerie Smith showrooms. Ash, cedar, premium oak, rustic oak, yew and walnut in random width and random length boards are all hand prepared to achieve the ultimate in natural looking wood floors. By design these are not factory perfect like engineered and laminates – cut with straight edges rather than cushioned or bevelled and hand sanded to maintain the character of the original timbers.
Cross-Grain Yew block floors
Drummonds are pleased to add to their extensive and innovative product range a truely stuuning, inidvidual floor. Cross-Grain tiles cut from Yew and laid in panels with reclaimed or antique oak borders. This make Drummond the only flooring company that bring an individuality to a floor, highlighting the beauty and amazing grain structure inherent in Yew and unlike no other wood commercially available. For more details click through to our Cross-Grain pages, www.drummondsflooring.co.uk/wood-flooring/cross-grain-floors/
Drummonds at Decorex
Drummonds Flooring was proud to support sister company Drummonds Bathroom at Decorex 2013. Our Diamond Basketweave parquet floor made from 19th Century reclaimed Oak and border with our Burnt Oak, compliments the fanatastic bathroom products on display and demonstrates our wood floors can work wonderfully well in a bathroom setting.
For more information regarding our Diamond Basketweave parquet floor please click here
For more information regarding Drummonds Bathrooms please click here
Drummonds is moving from it’s historical site in Hindhead
Drummonds Architectural & Flooring will be moving from it’s landmark Hindhead premises by mid-December. The business is relocating to Selham, Petworth in West Sussex and focusing on key strengths in reclaimed wood flooring, stone floors and classic brass door furniture.
From January 2013 Drummonds Architectural & Flooring will operate from purpose built offices in Selham, near Petworth, partnering with W.L. West & Sons, a family company established in 1865 as a sawmill and timber processing business. With the necessary skill sets, equipment and storage facilities, Drummonds Architectural & Flooring is well established to develop and grow its business further.
For more information regarding Drummonds and the move to Selham, please click though to our press release
Drummonds visit Scotland
Our installation team are currently installing our 19th Century Oak floorboards in a country home on the east coast of Scotland, more details to follow but for more information on our 19th Century flooring please click here
Antique Oak floor for Hampshire converted Mill
Drummonds were asked to supply, install and finish our signature floor, 18th Century Country Oak, in this converted 16th Century Mill. With an existing floor to match to, Drummonds paid carefully attention to existing board widths, patina and character to ensure the transition from one floor to the next was seamless.
The final result reinstated the entrance hall and snug back to their former glory and had client and visitors remarking about how fantastic the floors looked and how they complimented the rooms.
For more information on our 18th Century Country Oak flooring please click here
Classic nickel plated brassware for Grade II listed Manor House
Drummonds where able to supply classic nickel plated door furniture to this restored Grade II Manor House in Devon, including 21 pairs of our Berran Door knobs, Jenkyn Escutcheons for each door and 22 Richmond cupboard knobs. Each piece being hand polished before delivery and supplied with nickel plated screws and fittings to add that finishing touch to the doors
To view our ranges of Door Furniture, please follow the link to our Brassware pages
Reclaimed Oak flooring for Regency London House
Drummonds were engaged to supply, install and finish all five floors to this London regency home in fashionable Notting Hill. We supplied 340 sq/m of our 19th Century Oak flooring and, working alongside the main building contractors, worked over a 6-week period to deliver a fully fitted floor, including over under-floor heating in the Basement.
The floor was stained using a Dark Jacobean wood dye and polished in a satin/matt durable finish. The final result being a contemporary floor but using materials comparable to the age and character of the original house, a case of old meets new…
For more details of our reclaimed Oak floors and our 19th Century Oak please follow the link to reclaimed floors
Recently completed projects…
Recently completed projects include supplying and installing all floors, landings and stair treads to an elegant town house in Chelsea. Drummonds 18th Century Country Oak was used throughout and finished with two coats of natural wax and buffed. To quote the clients “we love everything supplied as it is all so very much in line with our vision of what the house was meant to feel like”.