Stairs and Railings: Tips for Burlington Homeowners

Although we are known as your local flooring experts, we at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON do more than just floors! From backsplashes to staircases, our experts can design and install any hardwood, carpet, or tile surface to enhance your Burlington home. Remodeling a home’s staircase and railings is one of our favorite projects to undertake for many reasons.…

The Art of the Floating Floor

Floor Coverings International Burlington ON is happy to cover the technical stuff when it comes to floor installation, but we also love to share our passion for the fine points of flooring with homeowners in the Oakville area! Today we want to discuss a certain kind of flooring that is defined by its installation process. Just what are floating…

Check Out These Four Exotic Hardwoods

For many hardwood floor enthusiasts and owners, oak is a reliable choice with a dignified history. But maybe you are looking for something more exotic for your Oakville home! At Floor Coverings International Burlington, we like to give a little attention to the more unusual kinds of wood from around the world. Here are a…

Staying Warm During Burlington Winters with Flooring

As the months get colder, it’s time to start thinking about ways to stay warm without pushing the upper limits of your electricity bill this winter. Although the thermostat may be the easiest way to keep your Burlington home cozy, your floors can have a huge impact on how efficient your heating system is and…

Infographic: Best Ways to Remove Carpet Stains

At Floor Coverings International Burlington ON, we want your carpet to last as long as possible. Along with weekly vacuuming and annual steam cleaning, it's important to treat carpet stains immediately. We put together this infographic to help you treat any stain you may come across.   When you're ready to freshen up your carpet, contact Floor Coverings International Burlington ON to schedule…

Picking the Perfect Carpet: A Guide For Oakville Homeowners

When it comes time to choose a new carpet, you’ll find that there’s more to it than just picking a nice color and soft texture. Here at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON, we provide a vast variety of carpets to appease the various needs and aesthetics of local Oakville homeowners. To help you navigate your choices, we’ve created a…

Infographic: Understanding the Hardwood Janka Scale

Here at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON, we know that choosing one particular hardwood species can be tough. However, understanding what the Janka scale is and how it relates to hardwood durability can help make the decision making process easier. Read below to learn more about the Janka scale, and call us for a free design consultation in your…

Stair Remodeling Considerations for a Fresh Look

If your stairs are starting to look worn or you’ve been craving a new look, then it might be time to remodel your stairs. The experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON have remodeled their fair share of stairs and know which materials are best for stair recapping. Below are some things to consider when deciding how you want…

The 3 Best Carpet Styles for Kids

Busy families in the greater Oakville area want carpet that is both stylish and durable enough to stand up to the dropping of toys and inevitable spills. With many different carpet styles to pick from, it can be a bit overwhelming selecting the best option for your unique family. This is where Floor Coverings International Burlington ON comes in!…

4 Bold Hardwood Trends for Your Oakville Home

Hardwood is timeless for a reason. It is durable, resists wear and tear, and adds value to a home. Love the classic look of hardwood but want to add a unique floor to your home? There are many different bold and unique hardwood trends to explore that will look beautiful in your Oakville area home.…