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How To Protect Any Flooring In A High Traffic Home

Whether you have recently installed new flooring or just want to protect the floor coverings you already have, these tips from Floor Coverings International Ottawa East will help you keep your floor coverings looking like new – even in high traffic spaces. Regular Cleaning The first step to protecting your flooring is regular sweeping or…
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Carpet Cleaning Tips for Allergy Sufferers

Carpeting has numerous benefits: it is durable, versatile, comfortable, and can match any décor. As the weather becomes colder, Ottawans spend more time indoors and appreciate the soft, warm feel of carpeting on their feet. Unfortunately, that time indoors can cause discomfort for people with dust and mold allergies. It is a common misconception that…

Sisal Carpeting: Everything You Need to Know

We love green flooring here at Floor Coverings International of Ottawa, and we don’t just mean in color! The move towards more natural, sustainable, living has spawned an upsurge in eco-friendly flooring options. This month, we’re shining the spotlight on sisal carpeting, in particular, as a green flooring option you need to know about. What…

3 Awesome Reasons to Choose Natural Fiber Carpeting

It can get pretty cold here in Ottawa during the winter months, and while spring may be just around the corner, there are many frigid days left to come. So having a home full of cozy carpeted rooms is a great comfort to come home to. Wall-to-wall carpeting tends to get overlooked in favor of…

The Best Playroom Flooring Options

If you’re looking to redo the floors in your kid’s playroom, there are a number of important things to keep in mind. This flooring project will require some planning, because a child’s play room requires flooring that can handle even the toughest of toddlers. From spilled juice, to scrawled markers; from thrown food to inconvenient…