BARHAM & SONS describes itself as a long-established expert British manufacturer and finisher of hardwood flooring in plank styles, specialising in XXL long and wide planks, herringbone, and chevron parquet, in a range of colours and surface textures and creating a host of custom-made finishes.

It says it works with large international companies on time-sensitive projects and has become accustomed to the demands of the market: supplying unrivalled products and service.

John Barham of the company, says:
Barham & Sons prides itself on using the finest responsible sourced raw materials and the latest finishing technology with an ongoing interior design led programme. We’re constantly working on new colours and textures with our design team, and are based in Newmarket, Suffolk distributing to the whole of the UK and worldwide.

Barham & Sons has worked for many years in the contract section in the flooring industry and if you’re a specifier or contractor, you can call John or Ricky on 01638 561978 or email For retailers, we’ve now developed a new division – Vita-Style, designed to give a compact selection of their wide range of products for retailers to offer a more exclusive collection direct to the end-user.

Vita-Style has developed a unique, professional price list showcasing its key range of products, backed by exclusivity, impact stand and design options, unlimited free samples and sales and technical support from a leading UK leading supplier.

Vita-Style wood collections: Key product ranges
Our original collection Magna Oak, a highly fashionable unique colour collection produced with a pressure treated UV colour oil coating. Available in all planks formats including our exclusive plank, herringbone, and chevron styles. Included in the collection are no less than four herringbone sizes in various grades and an array of colours the Magna collection really offers a flooring solution for all projects.

One of our bestselling, most competitive plank options in its class is the XXL 260mm character graded engineered oak. This wide and long plank flooring is unique to the market.
The XXL 260mm engineered oak plank is also available in our highly desirable Vetus Oak, a country rustic grade, handmade with semi-filled knots and splits. Produced in the XXL 260mm wide oak engineered plank, this product offers a mix of plank lengths from 800-2800mm in a depth of 15mm including a real oak commercial-graded wearlayer of 4mm for a lifetime of use finished with UV colour oil coating for a natural look and effect.

Vetus oak is a very unique flooring collection, and cutting samples, panels and swatch books are available for ease of display to your client.

Finesse Oak is also included in the range and has a natural UV-oiled surface finish. It’s available in country and select grades in all plank styles and sizes. This more readily available range offers fantastic natural flooring to suit all budgets and is a real winner with developers owing to the widely-liked natural and neutral mid-honey tone which captures the very essence of the timber.

Rustical Oak is a unique range of nine UV colour oils in an engineered oak 150mm wide plank specification. Offering a great value combined with fashionable colours and an affordable cost this collection is a must-have for flooring retailers or contractors in the know. The oft-omitted traditional plank with the mixed long plank engineered is the ideal go-to product to meet your customer’s demands.

The latest product in this busy finishing line is the ultimate flooring for a reclaimed and vintage look, a collection of colours in our Artis oak range which offers an alternative to reclaimed timber including features, blocks, split and a brushed textured grain fitting for any traditional project.

Note we have a Vita-Style Unique Colour Matching Service, meaning we can offer a full colour matching service. Is your supplier out of stock? Maybe they don’t offer the colour on the plank specification your customer wants? Or you can’t find the perfect colour, or grade?
Don’t worry we can help successfully produce a colour match flooring including mimicking other branded manufacturers’ colours and products. For full flexibility of colour, grade, and specification call Vita-Style.

With respect to Vita-Style Waterproof Rigid Core SPC Signature Collection as an alternative to the traditional real wood floors, we offer a super-duty durable, sound reducing, highly stable, easy-to-clean, underfloor heating approved, impact-resistant, 100% waterproof floor collection. This is a clicklock underlay-backed SPC rigid-core flooring – the future of no-stress, no-mess living.

With an XPE underlayed base and a Max+ 0.55mm wearlayer these floors offer a commercial approved floorcovering for any project.

Finally, with the Vita-Style Waterproof Dryback LVT Signature Collection, the same great colours as the SPC range are also available in this dry-back adherable collection to offer the same amazing quality, performance, and appearance regardless of the projects requirements.

Stands, swatches and hand samples are available. All products can be sampled and displayed in your own company branding create your own exclusive collection with the backing and support of Vita-Style.
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