Category Archives: Types of Flooring

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 […]

Tile Patterns: The Good, The Bad—The Ugly

the ugly. To help you determine the good from the bad from the ugly…here are some of our favourite patterns: The Good The best tile patterns we’ve seen are those that follow an effective pattern that matches the tiles’ natural grain, colours, style and size. Running bond patterns, which use an offset pattern, starting at […]

In-Floor Heating—the Ultimate Canadian Flooring Option!

Hardwood Floor Refinishing: Returning the Flamboyancy to your Flooring

4 Unique Ceramic Tile Flooring Ideas

Cork Flooring: Everything you NEED to Know

Cork Flooring: Everything you NEED to Know OK—where do we begin? let’s begin by going point-by-point to help you discover the basics of everything you need to know before purchasing and installing cork flooring… 1. Thumbs Up for Eco-Friendliness Cork is an entirely renewable resource as cork can be harvested from the tree without cutting […]

Your Complete Guide to Laminate Flooring

and Czars of flooring. But before you purchase or install your laminate flooring, make sure that you know everything that you need to know about laminate flooring…which we’ve handily included below. Everything you Need to Know About Laminate Flooring We’re about to give you a crash course in laminate flooring, so buckle up. In this […]

Flooring Types: Which Adds the Most Value to your Home

Your Best Mimico Flooring Options

. Ceramic Tile Ceramic tile is a popular flooring option for kitchens, bathrooms and hallways as it is extremely easy-to-clean. It also stands up well to pets, who’s claws easily scratch hardwood flooring. Ceramic tiles come in a large variety of designs and colours, making them an easy design choice for homeowners looking to match […]

3 Modern Tile Flooring Ideas

1. Create a Pretty Patchwork of Tiles Ceramic tile flooring offers a myriad of options—opening up options for homeowners that were never available before. You can now get a ‘designer’ floor by creating a patchwork of similar-but-different ceramic tiles that all have a similar colour theme or pattern. You can even buy mismatched tiles to […]