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When Is It Time To Replace Your Floors?

While great flooring can last decades or longer, the reality is this: your floors will have to be replaced at some point. How do you know when it’s time to find new floors? Floor Coverings International Ottawa East is proud to supply you with beautiful brand-new flooring. Keep reading to learn some surefire signs that it’s time to replace your…
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Infographic: Flooring to Complement a Bohemian Home

Have you embraced a bohemian vibe for your home? Are you trying to capture the look? Either way, your floors have a major impact on the aesthetic of your home. Floor Coverings International Ottawa East has compiled our top choices for flooring that captures the laid-back, natural, and eclectic vibe of a bohemian home. You might also enjoy: Carpet…
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Hardwood That Can Withstand Water Damage

The warmth and natural beauty of hardwood is difficult to beat, but some hardwood flooring simply can’t survive in damp places, such as bathrooms, kitchens, or any other room with water exposure. Even humid conditions can take a toll on hardwood floors. Fortunately, Floor Coverings International Ottawa East knows a few hardwood (and wood-look) options that can hold their…
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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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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…
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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,…

A How-To Guide to Hardwood Floor Maintenance

Here at Floor Coverings International of Ottawa, we know how frustrating it can be when your flooring gets damaged, especially hardwood floors. Similar to a Maple Leafs win, the situation can put a damper on your mood for months.  While we can’t guarantee the outcome of next season, we can help with preserving your hardwood…

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…