About Us

Before setting up The Flooring Mill, Darrin and his business partners set up and developed Cheevers & Howard Construction, based in Chelsea Harbour, central London, close to the prestigious Design Centre. During his time with CH Darrin delivered bespoke high end finishes for some of the most discerning homeowners throughout London. Developing a passion for beautiful finishes, Darrin decided move into beautiful wood floors.

The Flooring Mill is a family run business with more than 35 years experience in the flooring, fit-out and residential high end construction industry. The Flooring Mill is led by two company directors, Darrin and his wife Karen, who together with their two sons and a group of very talented individuals who deliver a high quality flooring solution to both the domestic and commercial sectors throughout the midlands and central London.

Our Team



Managing Director

Darrin is a shareholder and Director at “The Flooring Mill”. He has over 35 years’ experience throughout all aspects of the construction industry, including fit-out and flooring services. Excellence is at the forefront of our delivery, he aims to provide a bespoke honest and friendly journey for all of our customers, from the moment they enter our flooring studio, through to the installation of our products and beyond as part of our aftercare service. Outside of The Flooring Mill, Darrin is an avid skier, trekker, climber, mountaineer and general outdoor adventure enthusiast. Darrin has more recently summited 4 peaks around Mount Everest in support of a local charity.




Karen is one of the shareholders of this family run business. Her role within the business is a company director. Karen is specifically involved with the marketing of the business, sales, customer satisfaction and staff enrichment. Ever the entrepreneur, Karen has previously worked in the development of a number of successful businesses. As part of her role, Karen aims to provide every customer and clients alike with a seamless efficient journey, from choosing the very best quality products to the installation, completion and aftercare.

Karen strives to provide 100% customer satisfaction to every customer. She is an experienced director and member of the board for a number of other companies. In her free time, Karen works with a local charity and also enjoys academia. Karen values the company of friends and enjoys time with her family and two spaniels. She also enjoys travelling and is a keen skier.



We are proud to introduce Dominic, who is one of our flooring fitters. You will also find Dom in our showroom helping our customers with technical information and their choice of flooring and driving our company vans. Before joining us, Dom worked on a number of high-end residential projects in London as a trainee Q S. He has also studied Music Tech and Music Production at University.

In his free time, Dom enjoys training at the gym, snowboarding and working at a local venue as a DJ. Dom’s future aspirations are to continue to complete the flooring expert courses and move towards becoming more involved in the management of the business in the coming years.



Jordon is the youngest member of our team, but he comes to us with such a love of wood and an enthusiasm for fitting beautiful floors. Jordon has most recently worked in the city of London on residential building projects.

He has spent time working with wood and has completed a joinery course and continues his training on bespoke, speciality courses.

Jordon aspires to work his way through the expert flooring courses and to become one of our flooring experts managing his own installation team. Outside The Flooring Mill, Jordon enjoys football, sport and skiing.

Environmental Policy

The Flooring Mill is deeply conscious of environmental challenges. We respect legal requirements and adhere to strict specifications in terms of sustainable development. This commitment to development applies to the entire life cycle of our products.

The Flooring Mill makes its laminated products in compliance with the environmental certification standard ISO 14 001. Our laminated products are made using an environmentally friendly process essentially using paper and wood. Our products are made, used, recycled and destroyed without any health or environmental impact.

All of The Flooring Mill laminated products carry the CE mark in compliance with European requirements for this type of product. We update the requirements in terms of registration and reporting in accordance with the decisions of the environmental authorities each year.