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Want Something Soft Underfoot? Choose Carpet Flooring

Design Options Cut pile carpet is one of the most popular types of flooring and is perfect for bedrooms, hallways, dining rooms, and dens. The durability of cut pile carpet is dependent upon the type of fibre used, the amount of twist in the yarn, and the density of the tufts in the carpet. Textured […]

Classic Flooring Choices Are Never Out of Style

Visit Tony’s Flooring Centre Today Tony’s Flooring Centre carries a full range of classic wood flooring options for your home. Please visit our showroom to explore the different stains and finishes available. Our experienced staff members are eager to help you choose flooring material that will best enhance the overall look and feel of your […]

Choosing Water-Resistant Flooring for Your Home

Types of Water-Resistant Flooring If you’ve decided water-resistant flooring is a good idea, you have several options: Vinyl floors are water-resistant, as well as stainproof. Laminate flooring is water-resistant, can be installed over any type of existing floor, and requires very little maintenance. Engineered hardwood flooring’s layered properties help it hold up to moisture, but […]

Pros and Cons of Bamboo Floors

Pros of Bamboo Flooring Bamboo is a fast-growing,renewable resource. It can take several years for other woods to grow to the point where they can be harvested, but bamboo can regrow is ready for harvesting after only four years. Easy to maintain Once the floor is installed, you simply sweep or vacuum it regularly to […]

Benefits to Choosing Carpet for your Home

Benefits of Carpet for your Home Excellent Design Element There is a rainbow of colours available when you are looking at carpet samples. You can match the flooring in a room to a design element to create a perfectly co-ordinated look. There are also various textures available, which means you can make the floor fade […]

What is a Floating Wood Floor?

Expansion and Contraction of Floating Wood Floor Since wood “breathes”(expands and contracts with changes in temperature) after installation, a floating floor performs this function as a unit as well. To avoid gapping in the floor, an expansion gap is left around the walls of the room in which it is placed. The gap is covered […]

How to Keep your House Warm without Turning up the Heat

Stay Warm this Winter Without Turning up the Heat Open your curtains and blinds during the day to take advantage of the sun’s rays to warm up your home. Pull out recipes for roasts, casseroles, stews and soups. They are cold-weather favourites because they cook at low temperatures for several hours. These types of comfort […]

Give your Room a Fall Makeover

How to Give your Room a Fall Makeover Remove accessories with a summer theme. Take a look around the room and take out anything that reminds you of the beach or summer. If you bought accent pillows with a nautical theme or decided to hang up wall accents with shells, anchors, netting, fish, boats or […]

Is Hardwood a Pet-friendly Flooring Choice?

Make Sure your Hardwood is Pet-friendly Flooring Avoid Softer Types of Wood When you go shopping for hardwood flooring, make sure that you let the salesperson know that you are looking for the hardest wood you can find. Stay away from softer woods, like pine, American walnut and American cherry. All hardwoods will get scratches […]

Best Cheap Flooring to Update your Home Before Moving

Cheap Flooring Options to Update your Home Before Moving Solid-Colour Vinyl Tiles Vinyl floor tiles are a good choice to brighten up a kitchen, bathroom, mud room, or basement because they can be purchased cheaply, but they don’t require professional installation. This type of flooring can be installed over an existing subfloor or vinyl flooring, […]