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Advantages of Wool Carpet

Wool is a perennial favourite among consumers looking for floor coverings for their homes, and it’s no wonder. This renewable resource has a number of advantages, which make it superior to a carpet made with synthetic fibres. Investing in a wool carpet is an excellent choice that will pay off over the long run. Multiple

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What IS Engineered Hardwood Flooring – Is it Hardwood or Not?

Engineered hardwood flooring does have some hardwood in it. This product has a thin layer of hardwood on its surface. The underlying layers of the product are made up of several layers of plywood or fireboard. As a result, this flooring option is not only strong, but is moisture-resistant as well. Solid hardwood flooring is

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Kitchen Flooring in 2014: What Homebuyers are Looking For

Kitchen flooring goes through changes in decorating styles in much the same way as colour and cabinet preferences come in and out of fashion. What’s hot for 2014 floor fashions? Here are some trends we’ve been watching. Lighter Wood Floors We’ve come past a stage when dark espresso floors were very popular. They complemented dark

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Hardwood Flooring—How to Pick the Right Type of Flooring for YOUR Home

Hardwood flooring is highly durable and wear-resistant, which makes it a popular choice for homeowners. This floor covering is offered at various price points to fit any budget, and it can be bought as either a finished or unfinished product. The colour, grain, texture will vary, depending on the type of wood selected. Wood Strips

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Laminate Flooring—Installation Tips from the Pros!

Laminate flooring is all the rage with homeowners—and as it should be! Laminate flooring offers the glamour of wood, they’re extremely durable and they handle moisture extremely well. They’re every homeowners dream. If you’re reading this, you’re likely already sold on laminate flooring—so we won’t continue swooning over laminate flooring (after all, we already gave

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Hardwood Floors—Are They Worth the Investment?

As purveyors and installers of hardwood floors we’re regularly asked if hardwood floors are worth the investment. Our answer…as floor guys—is of course, yes! For us, wood floors are the epitome of beautiful. From wild Brazilian cherry floors to the variety of stains, we’re gaga for hardwood. But—this is simply our professional opinion. You’ll need

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Winter Flooring: The Best Flooring Options for Cold Weather

Flooring options in Canada is a dilly of a pickle. You want beautiful floors, but you also don’t want to wear 5 layers of socks just to keep our feet warm. To help you choose the best flooring in Canada that will keep your feet warm in the coming years, we’ve put together a list

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Laminate Flooring: A Buying Guide

Laminate flooring has never been more popular. From homebuyers to designers, laminate flooring has been making the rounds. Despite its continually-growing popularity however, very few people  (outside the flooring world) know much about it. To help demystify this popular flooring choice we’ve put together this laminate flooring buying guide. Laminate Flooring: A Buying Guide Let’s

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