hardwood flooring in ottawa

Hardwood Floors: Pros and Cons

Hardwood flooring in popular species such as maple, cherry, and hickory can add appeal, class, and value to your Ottawa area home. But is hardwood flooring right for every situation and housing type? Here are some pros and cons of adding hardwood floors to your house or condo from the team at Floor Coverings International…

Infographic: Most Popular Hardwood Floors in Ottawa East

Here at Floor Coverings International Ottawa East, we want to stay on top of hardwood trends for you. Take a look at some of the most popular hardwood species for Ottawa homes: red oak, white oak, hickory, and maple! Photo Credit: © Frank Anusewicz, © Gappic, © Eponaleah, © Dan Thornberg 
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Buyer’s Guide to Hardwood Flooring

Buying hardwood flooring is undoubtedly a good investment, but there are a few important facts to keep in mind when picking a color, style, and type of hardwood for your Ottawa or Orleans home. Following are some tips from Floor Coverings International Ottawa East on the most important information for homeowners to consider when putting…
Durable flooring for high traffic in Ottawa

Best Flooring for Active Homes

When you have kids, pets, and heavy foot traffic running through your Ottawa home, the last thing you want to worry about is your flooring. You need something durable that will stand up to the heavy traffic, without compromising on style. Here are our top picks for flooring in busy households! Hardwood Flooring Hardwood flooring…
reading nook in ottawa east

How to Make the Perfect Reading Nook

Fall is fast approaching. As the weather starts to get gloomier and the days begin to shorten few things sound better than curling up with a book, a cup of tea, and your favorite blanket. Although it might be enough to sit on your living room couch to read, converting a spare room, attic space,…
Hardwood Flooring Options in Ottawa, ON

Tips for Finding the Perfect Hardwood Flooring

Your flooring selection is foundational to your home and its design. However, not all flooring is created equal, even in terms of a specific type or category of flooring. Wood is a broad category, and there are myriad options in terms of construction, quality, grain, finish, plank size, and more. Your choices will ultimately affect…

The Best Flooring Options for A Minimalist Home

One of the hottest trends in modern architecture these days is minimalism. The sleek, straight lines of minimalist interiors can be found in many newer construction homes, and while the look may not be for everyone, there’s no denying that there’s a certain elegant simplicity to the style. But how do you incorporate minimalism through…

The Hardest Hardwood Flooring Options

Here at Floor Coverings International Ottawa East, we want to help you find the perfect flooring for your home, and when it comes to hardwood flooring, there are is a huge range of options to choose from. From the species to the style, the color to the plank size, hardwood flooring is a surprisingly versatile…

Office Flooring Options

Here at Floor Coverings International of Ottawa, we not only install carpet flooring for homes, but we install carpet flooring for commercial spaces as well. We understand how essential it is to make economically smart decisions while choosing the best flooring for your office. Our experts want to make the decision process as painless as…

Styles of Hardwood Flooring

  There’s no doubt about it; hardwood flooring is appealing, making it one of the most popular materials for homes. Hardwood floors are beautiful, durable, and last for decades. Choosing the perfect style for your home however, can be quite an intimidating process. With so many options in today’s market, Floor Coverings International of Ottawa…