How to Get More from Laminate in North York

If you’ve been shopping for a new floor for your North York home, you’ve probably already learned about some of the benefits laminate has to offer. Most information about laminate discusses how it’s affordable, durable, and how it well it realistically mimics the look of natural stone and hardwood. These are all valid points. But,…

Home Resale Value: Three Factors to Consider

The experts at Floor Coverings International North York are sometimes asked how a project might affect their home’s resale value. Because the value of your home can be affected by numerous internal and external factors there is no one answer to this question. There are, however, some general factors that you should think about if resale value is important…

Best Flooring for Minimalist North York Homes

Are you designing a minimalist North York home? Simplicity is key. Intentionally choosing the right floor will create a foundation for the rest of your distraction free space. After all, if you have simple interior décor, your floor may be one of the main focal points and a stunning one at that! Our design experts…

The History of Carpet Flooring

Carpet is now one of the most popular flooring options amongst North York homeowners, but when did it surge to popularity? If you’re thinking about installing carpet in your home, you might be interested to know how it has transformed through the years. Here is a brief history of carpet flooring, from the experts at…

How To Pick the Perfect Area Rug

From providing an extra bit of warmth in the winter months to helping frame spaces, area rugs are the perfect addition to any North York home. With so many variables to consider, picking out the right area rug for your home may feel like a daunting task. Our experts at Floor Coverings International North York can make the process…

The 3 Best Dining Room Flooring Options

From Thanksgiving turkey to your morning bowl of cereal, the dining room is a central part of your home. Having flooring that can withstand spilled cups of milk is important. Here at Floor Coverings International North York we want you to have the perfect flooring for your home. We’ve broken down the top dining room flooring options, so you…

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…

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…

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…

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…