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Best Rooms for Vinyl Floors

Vinyl is one of the most interesting materials that we work with at Floor Coverings International North York. It seems to have everything in its favor -- durability, resilience, value, lifespan, and design. With so many qualities, there is a host of options for the installation of vinyl floors in your home. That’s why we’ve come up with this…
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Our Guide to Tile Backsplashes

The experts at Floor Coverings International North York like doing a wide variety of projects for the home beyond flooring. A favorite addition for homeowners in North York is installing a new tile backsplash in the kitchen or master bathroom. If you’re thinking of overhauling one of these spaces, the choices can seem endless. Luckily for you, we’ve saved…
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Preparing Your Home for the Colder Months

As we enter the colder months here in North York, finding ways to keep your home warm and to prevent damage from the weather is quite important. Have you thought what actions you could that would help improve your home’s overall warmth and integrity during the winter months? Check out these great ideas from the…
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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
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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!…
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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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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…
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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,…
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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…