Infographic: 4 Steps To Maintain Your Hardwood Floor

Here at Floor Coverings International North York, we know that installing hardwood flooring is a major investment. To help protect your investment, our experts have put together this helpful guide to the important maintenance steps for your hardwood.  Photo credits: Stokkete, Andrey_Popov,  perfectlab, Grigor Ivanov

4 Pet-Friendly Flooring Options

Pets are a great addition to any Thornhill home, even though they can be hard on your furniture and floors. Families with pets need to pay special attention to the floors they install to make sure they will still look good for many years to come, regardless of how many pets you have running around!…

4 Benefits of Installing Carpet in Your Bedroom

Homeowners in the greater North York, Thornhill, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, and Markham areas want their bedroom to be comfortable and have a calm feeling. Your décor, furniture, and flooring play a huge role in this! When it comes to flooring choices, carpet is tough to beat in the bedroom. It feels cozy underfoot and is available in a wide variety of styles.…

Interview with Canada’s Pet Blog Lady

Floor Coverings International North York is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Lisa Taron is the wonderful talent behind popular blog The Pet Blog Lady. You can follow Lisa on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm a very happy 50-something gal living in Canada, working my way through life…

Our Top 3 Favorite Tile Trends in Thornhill, ON

With so many different flooring options out there, it can be hard to decide on the perfect one for your North York, Thornhill, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, and Markham area home. Tile flooring is popular because it is durable, water resistant, and will last for many years. If you’re considering tile, read below to learn more about our 3 favorite tile options for…

A Guide to the Most Popular Hardwood Species

Hardwood is an easy decision to make. It’s durable, timeless, and looks great in any room of the house. Now it’s time to decide on the perfect hardwood species! The type of species you select will determine the coloring, durability, color variation, and more! While there are many different species out there to pick from,…

Interview with The Mountain Laurel Mommy

Floor Coverings International North York is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Angel of New York runs popular DIY and parenting blog The Mountain Laurel Mommy. You can follow Angel on Facebook, Instagram, Google+, Twitter, and YouTube. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm a wife and a mother of two…

Warming Up Tiles With Radiant Heat Flooring

Are you a homeowner in North York who wants the durable beauty of a tile floor, but doesn’t want to risk any toes to frostbite during colder weather? Thanks to advances in technology, tile floors can easily be installed with radiant heating to create a quiet, unobtrusive, way to warm your space throughout the day. Keep reading to…

Interview with North York Designer Susan Abramson

At Floor Coverings International North York, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of Canada’s most influential design bloggers. Our latest interview features North York’s Susan Abramson of Toronto Designers. You can follow Susan on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, LinkedIn, and Instagram. What is one of the most common challenges you run into when designing…

Top 10 Most Compelling Reasons to Choose Carpet Flooring

While flooring trends change and evolve, certain selections never seem to lose their appeal. In fact, they have benefited from advances in materials and manufacturing processes. This is abundantly true with carpet. The following are 10 of the most compelling reasons to choose carpet flooring for your home from the experts at Floor Coverings International North York! A Nearly…