Light vs. Dark Flooring

Source: Shaw Floors

With trends constantly evolving, it can be hard to decide exactly what floor to go with in your home. Just know, the most important rule in selecting your flooring is being true to your own style. This is especially true because chances are, the flooring you select will cover one of the largest areas of your home. We in the flooring business refer to it as the home’s fifth wall. Aside from having to decide on what type of flooring is best suited for your needs there are several style factors you need to decide on, one of them being the colour.

Good news for homeowners that like options, there are a ton of colours to choose from with new colours and trends constantly emerging. The colour you select, whether you go with dark or light floors, will set the tone for your home, and this guide will help you decide what might work best for you.

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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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Design Trends We are Loving Right Now

We have broken down some of our personal favourite interior design trends for 2020. The ones we are not only seeing everywhere in design but also the ones we would love to incorporate into our own homes. 

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How to Prepare for Installation Day

It is exciting to envision what your home will look like after selecting your new flooring. What is not as fun is preparing your home for the installation day. However, through this guide, we will help you be prepared and ready to go. Because, as the saying goes, “by failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” Let’s ensure your investment stays beautiful for years to come.

While shopping for your gorgeous new floors, your salesperson will review your installation details and will advise about additional fees that may be involved so there are no surprises at the end. Our installers are professionals and will need to have the space properly prepared before they can install your new flooring.    

So here we go.

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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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