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Low-Maintenance Flooring for a Busy Lifestyle

For a busy lifestyle, it’s important to find a flooring that meets your needs. A flooring that’s durable, easy-to-clean, and overall low-maintenance. Floor Coverings International North York has compiled our favorite flooring options that won’t eat up your time, so you can direct your energy into other things in life. Luxury Vinyl Flooring Luxury vinyl mimics the look of…
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Infographic: Bold Flooring Ideas

Do you want to make more of an impression than neutral carpeting can provide? Floor Coverings International North York is here to help! Below, we’ve compiled a list of dramatic flooring you might not have considered. From modern and trendy to classy and timeless, these flooring choices will make a statement. Photos © WorldWide, BCFC, jovana veljkovic, ShortPhotos, Vladislav Lyutov, and…
Subway Tiles in North York Bathroom

Getting Creative with Subway Tile in North York

Subway tiles were first used in New York City subway tunnels back in the early 1900’s. Since then, they have expanded into home designs and become quite popular right here in North York. Home and business owners seem to love subway tiles for their simplicity, versatility, and durability. To help our neighbors envision some of…
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The Top Living Room Carpet Choices

We spend a lot of our time in our living rooms here in North York. From quiet evenings reading in front of the fire to fun-filled family game and movie nights, the living room is a major center of joy and relaxation for families. Find out the best carpets for this space from your experts…
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Our 3 Favorite Kitchen Flooring Choices

The kitchen is the center of family life here in North York. As a focal point of your home, your kitchen flooring needs to have the strength and durability to hold up to heavy foot traffic and frequent use. Stain, water, and scratch resistance are among the most important qualities for kitchen flooring. The experts…
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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
Thornhill Carpet

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.…
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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…
Thornhill Marble Tile

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…
Thornhill Maple Hardwood

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,…