Top 3 Living Room Flooring Options for Oakville Homeowners

Even when you are not curled up on the couch watching re-runs of your favorite show, we know you still love your living room. Did you know that updated flooring would completely transform your space? If your Oakville home needs a flooring refresh, the experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON can help. We’ve listed the top living room…

Hypoallergenic Flooring Ideas for Oakville Homeowners

Homeowners with allergies or chemical sensitivities know just how big a role flooring plays in their health and comfort. Some floors like shaggy carpet will exacerbate allergy symptoms because they trap allergens and dust, while other types of floors will help to create a comfortable living situation by repelling irritants. Below, the experts at Floor Coverings International Burlington ON have…

Mold Prevention in Oakville

Mold in the floor isn’t merely a matter of unpleasant odors or unsightly spotting -unchecked mold can cause real medical issues if unaddressed. If your floor has become rife with mold or mildew, this can lead to side effects such as skin and eye irritation, coughing, and wheezing. Floor Coverings International Burlington ON wants its readers and homeowners to…

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 Oakville…