Category - Hardwood

5 Things To Consider Before You Buy Hardwood

Are you thinking about upgrading your flooring? Many homeowners believe that hardwood is the first choice if you're looking to add value to your home. Consider these five points to make sure that hardwood is, in fact, the perfect choice for your flooring …
5 Things to Consider Before You Buy Hardwood Are you thinking about upgrading your flooring? Many homeowners believe that hardwood is the first choice if you're looking to add va…

All About Bamboo Flooring
All About Bamboo Flooring Posted: July 30, 2015

While bamboo isn't exactly a type of hardwood, it is a hard surface flooring option that can provide a unique look. Bamboo offers many stylish options in terms of colour, and the planks are recognizable by their knotty look. They're beautiful, natural, du…
8 Things to Know About Bamboo Flooring    While bamboo isn't exactly a type of hardwood, it IS a hard surface flooring option that can provide a unique look. Bamboo offers many s…

Hardwood Flooring Giveaway
Hardwood Flooring Giveaway Posted: March 9, 2015

We love contests! From March 9 - June 7, 2015, we are giving away two grand prizes of up to 500 square feet of engineered hardwood flooring, each! Find out more about our exclusive supplier, Naturally Aged Flooring, and enter to win!
Hardwood Flooring Giveaway Our exclusive supplier Naturally Aged Flooring has really gone all out for an amazing contest. With two grand prizes totaling up to 1,000 square feet…

Hardwood Floors and Humidity
Hardwood Floors and Humidity Posted: January 20, 2015

By maintaining the humidity levels in your home, you will help to ensure your floor remains covered by our warranties and keep it in shape to perform its best.
Hardwood Floors & Humidity Depending on where you live, winter may bring more than holidays, snowmen, and ski days. With winter usually comes low humidity levels. If you have h…

Handscraped Hardwood
Handscraped Hardwood Posted: November 10, 2014

For the past few decades, the most popular styles of hard surface flooring have been the very flat, smooth, and high gloss looks. In the early days of using wood for flooring, each plank would be handcrafted and the perfectly smooth finish was a difficult…
Handscraped The Style Of Handscraped Hardwood  For the past few decades, the most popular styles of hard surface flooring have been the very flat, smooth, and high gloss looks. I…

The difference between hardwood and laminate

Hardwood and laminate are very different structurally, making the way that you install, repair, and clean them vary. Both have their pro's & con's, so if you are looking to install either of these products in your home, it's important that you understand …
The Difference Between Hardwood and Laminate Although the finished product may have a similar look, hardwood and laminate are actually very structurally different. This makes the…

Kid Friendly Flooring
Kid Friendly Flooring Posted: July 22, 2014

There are a few things to consider before purchasing flooring, and even more so if you want it to be kid friendly. Here are a list of options that might work best. But as long as your child is playing and your flooring holds up to all those toys - everyon…
A guide for parents: Kid-Friendly Flooring! In a room that gets as much activity as a child’s does, you need to choose flooring that will stand up to constant use and look great …

Flooring Product Comparison
Flooring Product Comparison Posted: April 29, 2014

Choosing between different types of flooring can be a hard decision to make. This flooring product comparison is designed to list the pro's and con's of the different types of flooring, including hardwood, carpet, laminate, tile, area rugs and more.
End Of The Roll's Flooring Product Comparison Trying to choose the right type of flooring for your home can be a hard decision to make. This flooring product comparison is a chea…

Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact
Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact Posted: February 25, 2014

In today's world of flooring options, you have more choices than ever if you're looking to renovate your bathroom. If you're not sure if you want to go the way of vinyl, but maybe have your heart set on hardwood, we have the breakdown for you here.
Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact What works well underfoot in the bathroom? The answer is just about anything! Picture your bathroom. Now, picture it again, but replace the fl…

Hard Surface Flooring Care
Hard Surface Flooring Care Posted: September 24, 2013

Learn how to keep your hardwood and laminate floors looking great while standing up to the toughest household conditions. By taking a few easy steps, your floors can maintain their "new" appearance for years to come.
Hard Surface Floor Care. Learn how to keep it looking great while standing up to the toughest household conditions. Maintenance Guidelines: Use a damp cloth to blot up spill…

Flooring Your Home with Hardwood
Flooring Your Home with Hardwood Posted: September 20, 2013

A classic and contemporary option, hardwood flooring upgrades the quality and value of any home. With a variety of options to consider, you can achieve everything from rustic country to elegant luxury.
Flooring your home with hardwood. The look and feel of a hardwood floor is both classic and timeless. With colours ranging from dark to light, and varying grain patterns and boar…

Hardwood Facts & Floor Care
Hardwood Facts & Floor Care Posted: September 16, 2013

Find out more detailed information about having natural hardwood floors in your home, as well as floor care practices. These tips will help educate you and manage expectations about this gorgeous natural product.
Hardwood Flooring – facts and floor care. A hardwood floor provides natural beauty. However, being a natural product, it has several characteristics that must be considered. At …