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…

How It’s Made: Coir Carpet

Living “green” has become less of a trend and more of an enduring reality in our increasingly eco-conscious world. The move towards sustainability has touched every market, but in the flooring world especially, we’ve seen an explosion of options to help make your home as natural and environmentally friendly as possible. Here at Floor Coverings…

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…

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 Pros and Cons of Sisal Carpets and Rugs

Natural fiber carpets and rugs are seeing a surge in popularity recently, as concerns about sustainability grow. Rather than the synthetic materials such as nylon, which require valuable fossil fuels to fabricate, natural fiber rugs use sustainable, renewable materials, which will give you the greenest flooring options around. From wool to seagrass, jute to coir,…