Laminate vs. Vinyl Flooring: What Orleans Homeowners Should Know

Laminate and vinyl are both affordable, durable, and low-maintenance flooring options. Many homeowners compare and contrast these two materials when looking for a flooring that fits their needs. To help you make the best decision for your home, Floor Coverings International Ottawa East has compared and contrasted the attributes of these versatile flooring options. Luxury…

All About the Grout: Keep Your Tile Floors Shining

When it comes to floor tiles, the tiles themselves are the main event. That is, they cover the majority of the floor space. However, Floor Coverings International Ottawa East has a handy little secret for readers: to keep your tile floors sparkling, whether in the bathroom or the kitchen, you can’t forget the grout! Grout is basically the adhesive…

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…

The Most Comfortable Flooring for Your Home

While function, style, and durability are all great qualities for flooring, sometimes your top priority is simply comfort. Floor Coverings International Ottawa East has you covered! We’ve compiled our top choices for the most comfortable flooring options available. Cork Flooring Cork flooring is a fun, distinct, and soft flooring that has recently grown in popularity among Ottawa homeowners. This…

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…

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…

Carpet: Light or Dark?

At Floor Coverings International Ottawa East, we believe in the right carpets for the right homes. There are so many types and colors of carpet that choosing one can be a dizzying prospect! Today we want to help Ottawa homeowners by covering the main differences between light and dark carpet. Here are our tips for determining which of these…

The Most Durable Carpet for Your Home

Carpet is a great choice for creating a cozy, warm space in your Ottawa home. When you live a busy life, however, you need a carpet that can withstand damage. There’s a lot to take into consideration: carpet fiber, twist, density, style, and even color can impact durability. Floor Coverings International Ottawa East is here to guide you through the…

Top 6 Benefits of Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring has a rich and impressive history. The material itself was discovered back in the 19th century by a French physician. After decades of development and experimenting, vinyl began to be used as a substitute for rubber. In 1947, the first vinyl flooring was released by a Swedish company. In the 1950s and 60s,…

Infographic: 4 Ways To Use Area Rugs

Area rugs are a great addition to any home for two main reasons. First, they offer a simple way to completely transform your space with unique color, design, and texture. No matter your style, there is an area rug that can bring a touch of elegance and maturity to any room. Second, they are an…