Floors Direct opened its first store in Soweto on Friday, 6 September 2013. The store is situated in Diepkloof Square on the corner of Immink Drive and Jack Klipin Road.
The 600m² store will be the first Floors Direct outlet to carry a range of tile products and will also stock items such as carpets, taps and vinyl flooring. The store will cater to the trade and individuals and carry product ranges across a wide budget spectrum.
Floors Direct managing director Dean Gurney says, “We are very excited about this new store and entering into a new untapped market. This is only the beginning of our move into Soweto – watch this space as we have plans to open a second store in the area very soon. We also intend to support local business by using Soweto-based tradesmen when offering installation services to clients.”
Operating principally out of Gauteng, Floors Direct is one of South Africa’s leading flooring supply and installation experts. The company carries a large range of international brands and specialises in providing unique laminate, engineered wood and solid wood flooring installed solutions for the trade, homeowners and property developers.
Floors Direct offers the market a unique product by focusing on service, innovation, design, quality, durability and the changing needs of customers, while also offering the complete installed solution. Other branches are situated in Centurion, Greenstone, Strubens Valley, Woodmead, Boksburg, North Riding, Alberton and Brakpan.