Spring Cleaning: Flooring Edition

With the season of cleaning right around the corner we want to share our best floor cleaning tips and our favourite floor cleaning products! In this article we will tackle all things flooring: tile and grout, hardwood, laminate, vinyl and carpet!

When you’re cleaning your floors remember to pull furniture and appliances away from the walls. Also, don’t forget to vacuum your air vents and trim while you’re back there too. You want to make sure you start spring off on the right foot and pick up all the dirt and dust that has been lingering in your home all winter.

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Foyer and Hallway Flooring Guide

The entryway to your home is your first chance to introduce your unique style. So, why not floor your guests as soon as they step into your home! In addition to your floors being stunning they should also be durable enough to remain beautiful for years to come. Your foyer and hallways get a lot of visibility but they take on the largest amount of foot traffic and therefore, take the biggest beating. But don’t worry, you won’t have to sacrifice beauty for durability or vice versa. This guide will help you find beautiful, long lasting flooring that will suit your needs and unique style.

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Six Mid-Century Modern Design Tips

Mid-Century Modern style dates back to the 1940’s early 50’s and has been extremely popular ever since. It embraces minimalist style but still allows personality to shine through. Clearly here to stay, its clean lines and classic streamlined shapes will never go out of style. Here are six design tips to help you achieve the Mid-Century Modern look.

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Which Direction Should Hardwood Floors Be Installed?

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Wood flooring naturally comes in long boards. Therefore, the general rule and most popular way to run your wood flooring is to run it from the front door, straight to the back of the house, perpendicular to the front. Although you may think you are adding interest to your space by installing your wood floors in different directions in different rooms, in reality it makes your house look chopped up. In addition, it will cost more money to install. read more…


Tile Grout Guide

Often times, grout colour gets overlooked amongst the excitement of selecting a new tile scheme. The right grout colour however contributes to the overall finished look by creating a cohesive, eye-catching unit.

Grout has the power to create completely different effects or visuals based on the colour you select. Now we know choosing the perfect colour can be a daunting task so we have created this tile grout guide to help you make the right choice.

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