Interview with Canada’s The Koala Mom

Floor Coverings International Burlington ON is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Blogger Influencer Interview Series. Bonnie Way is a mommy blogger at The Koala Mom and entrepreneur based in Vancouver, BC. You can follow Bonnie on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+, StumbleUpon, YouTube, and LinkedIn. *Blogging about motherhood, homeschooling and Vancouver as the Koala Mom* *Creating a safe…

4 Alternatives to Hardwoods That Are Incredibly Believable

If you love the look of hardwood but want a floor that is cheaper and requires less maintenance, we’ve got you covered! Hardwood brings an elegant and timeless look to any room, which is why homeowners in the greater Oakville and Burlington areas love it. The experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON share 4 of their favorite hardwood alternatives below.…

Deciding Between 3 of the Most Popular Hardwood Species

Hardwood is great for adding a durable and classic look to your Oakville and Burlington area home. Hardwood will last for generations and also adds value to your home. When it comes to selecting the perfect hardwood look, there is a lot to choose from! The first decision to make is what kind of hardwood species you…

Interview with Ontario’s Super Mom No Cape!

Floor Coverings International Burlington ON is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Ontario’s own Susan Flemming is a home and garden DIY expert and creator of the wildly popular blog Super Mom -- No Cape! You can follow Susan on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and BlogLovin’.  Please tell us a little about…

3 Unusual Kid-Friendly Flooring Options

When Burlington homeowners think about flooring, they usually jump immediately to carpet, hardwood, and tile. However, when it comes to kid-friendly flooring, these options pose concerns. Carpet is not only vulnerable to juice spills and permanent marker, but it can harbor dust and allergens that may not be healthy for your kids. Hardwood is more…

5 Reasons to Reconsider Vinyl Flooring

If you still think of vinyl flooring as a cheap-looking alternative to other materials, it’s time to reconsider. Today, flooring manufacturers are producing luxury vinyl flooring products that are affordable, practical, and stylish. Luxury vinyl is available in a variety of forms, many of which mimic natural stone, tile, and hardwood. With so many vinyl…

What’s the Difference Between American and Brazilian Cherry Hardwood?

Cherry hardwood is a beautiful and elegant addition to your Burlington and Oakville area home. While they do have similar names, American cherry is a common tree grown and harvested in North America, but Brazilian cherry is an entirely different species. It is primarily harvested from rainforests in Central America. What are the differences between…

Infographic: The Best Outdoor Flooring

Floor Coverings International Burlington ON offers advice on the best outdoor flooring for residents of the Burlington, Milton, Brampton, and Georgetown areas. Photo Credit: Ekaterina Kharcheva

How to Incorporate Herringbone Tile In Your Burlington Home

Herringbone is a unique tile pattern that looks great in a variety of contexts. No matter where or how it is used, herringbone adds visual interest, offering a break from the usual horizontal and vertical tile patterns that take over typical kitchens, laundry rooms, and bathrooms. Eager to incorporate the herringbone look in your home…

Interview with Burlington’s Mod Pieces

At Floor Coverings International Burlington ON, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from successful bloggers and designers. Our latest interview features Burlington’s own Lia of Mod Pieces! You can follow Lia on Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, and Twitter. Please tell us a little about yourself. I'm Lia, the designer behind Mod Pieces, a Burlington, Ontario based studio specializing…