The Reaction porcelain tile range by Cifre Ceramica comes as plain square tiles as well as with an attractive pattern that is part of the Décor Reaction range. When combined together they complement each other perfectly and look wonderful below a dining table or as shown here, under a bed. Available from Mercasur in Estepona (www.mercasurestepona.com).

Bare Floor Beauty - Home & Lifestyle MagazineHardwood floors keep your home warm on the cooler winter days. German company Hain Natural Floorings specialise in exclusive oiled rustic floor coverings and parquet floorings. Through a complex and gentle manufacturing process they create a durable natural product. They stress that they do not use any raw materials from illegal sources, and offer a special air-dried oiled finish in different wood types, sorting grades, colours and dimensions. Wooden flooring from Hain and other prestigious companies in Germany and Austria are exclusively available at Korsch Cabinetmakers in Polígono Industrial Elviria (www. korsch-tischlerei.com).

Bare Floor Beauty - Home & Lifestyle MagazineQuickstep Largo white, varnished, oak-laminate flooring has extra-wide planks which are smooth and environmentally friendly. This flooring offers a chic and contemporary look that is easy to clean. Available from Decodan in Estepona (www.decodaninteriores.es).