Our Story

SMC (Sheila Mays Flooring) is a family run company based in Middlesbrough and has over 28 years experience within the commercial and domestic flooring sectors.Founded by husband and wife duo Kevin and Paula Barnes in January 2012 in memory of Kevin’s late mother Sheila May Barnes. “she was such a happy fun loving person we wanted to pay tribute to her in a positive way and hope this venture will be a lasting memorial to his late mother”.

We specialise in supplying and fitting commercial and domestic flooring to a wide variety of clients including housing, care homes, schools and offices. Kevin Barnes is the Managing Director at SMC and spent much of his time as a floor layer and built up a great deal of experience in the field working in construction and the public sector.

“We’ve used SMC in every room in our house, carpets in bedrooms and lounge, laminate in the dining room, vinyl tile effect in the kitchen. Customer service, advice, quality and price absolutely brilliant. Wouldn’t use anyone else.”

Visit our showroom to view our entire range of carpet flooring samples and get free advice