Carpet for Your Stairs

Choosing the best carpet for your stairs is a little trickier than choosing a carpet for the rest of your home. This is because not only do you have to consider your style and colour preferences, but the carpet you select must be of appropriate durability and thickness.

The best carpet for your stairs will be one that meets the criteria outlined below. There is a number of different styles available on the market and with the proper selection and installation, carpet on your stairs can create a beautiful finished look.

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A Busy Home is A Happy Home

We mention quite often in our blogs how some flooring products are better suited for a ‘busy household’ over other options, but what exactly does a busy household mean? We put together this blog to help you understand what it means to you and your home when searching for your next floors.

Taking into account your lifestyle will make the difference between loving your floors for the next five years or next fifty years.

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Designer’s Pick: Luxury Vinyl

 

Luxury vinyl has taken over the flooring industry by storm and with so many new products emerging it is hard to know which luxury vinyl product is right for you! That is why we asked our flooring and design expert, Hope Kilbach from Nufloors Sherwood Park, to share her top four favourite luxury vinyl products. From performance to style, the reason for choosing these four luxury vinyl’s is because their looks are the most realistic to hardwood or tile and they all perform well in residential homes. They are also great because you can install these products throughout your entire home, which will help make your home look larger. No worrying about heavy foot traffic or wet zones with these four luxury vinyl’s.

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Rigid Core Flooring: SPC vs WPC

WPC Vinyl Flooring by Mannington

What is rigid core flooring? Rigid Core Vinyl Flooring is an engineered vinyl floor that has an enhanced rigid core construction for dimensional stability. A rigid core vinyl will be a solid plank that has less pliability, giving it a sturdy feel to install and under foot.

Rigid core flooring is one of the latest trends in flooring and home design. Not only is rigid core flooring stylish but it is also relatively affordable. However, there are two main types of rigid core flooring to choose from, SPC and WPC flooring. Each option comes with its own pros and cons that homeowners should be aware of before choosing between the two.

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