Burlington floating floor

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…
hardwood oakville

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…
Hardwood Janka Oakville

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 Oakville…
Stair Remodeling Burlington ON

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…
Burlington Hardwood

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…
Burlington, ON Hardwood

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…
Burlington Commercial Flooring

Innovative Commercial Flooring Ideas in Burlington

Flooring in commercial spaces was once an afterthought. Today, it's being elevated to an art form. From designer looks to innovative materials, business owners now have a range of exciting options, and they're taking advantage of them. The experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON share some of their favorite current trends in commercial flooring: Engineered Hardwood Offers Style…