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 

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…

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…

Interview with Freckles and Cheeks

Floor Coverings International Ottawa East is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Carly Chambers blogs about her life as a mom at popular parenting website Freckles and Cheeks. You can follow Carly on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Twitter. Please tell us a little about yourself. My name is Carly and I live with my…

3 Flooring Trends to Watch in 2017

Are you ready to improve your home or office with new flooring this year? Our team at Floor Coverings International Ottawa East has gathered some of the top trends of 2017 to help you bring a modern new look to your Ottawa space. Learn more about our favorite trending styles here, and contact our team when you are ready…

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…

Interview with TrendOffice

At Floor Coverings International Ottawa East, we love to inspire and inform. We know that a secret to a beautiful home is more than amazing flooring. That’s why we introduced our Designer Influencer Interview Series, to give you a peek at the latest trends in home design. Our latest interview features talented designer and blogger Temenouzhka Zaharieva of TrendOffice.…

3 Flooring Options for a Spa-Like Bathroom

Creating a spa-like atmosphere in your Ottawa home bathroom is easy when you use the right materials. Natural products, luxurious finishes and low-maintenance are top requirements for bringing the feel of a spa home. Following are three recommendations for flooring that will meet these requirements and won’t break the bank. Natural Stone Tile Nothing says spa…

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…

Interview with Ottawa Interior Designer Saree Parry

At Floor Coverings International Ottawa East, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from successful design bloggers across the globe. Our latest interview features Ontario-based interior designer Saree Parry of Decorating Den. You can follow Saree on Facebook, Pinterest, Houzz, Google+, and LinkedIn. Please tell us a little about yourself. I grew up in Ottawa and studied…