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Flooring

How to Pick Flooring for Different Rooms (5 Best Materials)

  When it comes to designing or remodelling your home, flooring can become one of your biggest investments. But every room serves a different purpose which means the flooring for each has to be chosen with care to ensure it performs well. That means choosing a warm and inviting material that is both durable enough to handle daily use and matches your decor. If you're looking to purchase new flooring, consider how each room is to be used Read more [...]
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Tile vs. Hardwood: Which Is Better For Your Kitchen Floor?

Hardwood and tile are evergreen kitchen flooring options with many benefits. When looking to design or upgrade your cooking area, the flooring should reflect your style and be durable enough to resist heavy foot traffic and spills. It should also require minimal maintenance so you don’t spend a lot of time cleaning up after cooking. We understand that the wide variety of tile and wood flooring styles, patterns and colours available can make Read more [...]
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All About Kitchen Flooring: Tile vs. Hardwood (Pros & Cons)

Is home improvement on your mind?   Whether you're planning a complete renovation or simply overhauling a room, expect a great return on your investment. Brand new features, from high-quality flooring to state-of-the-art tabletops, make your home more attractive, functional and appealing to potential buyers, and will, hopefully, fetch a good price. When it comes to renovation, your kitchen flooring is a great place to start. While both tile Read more [...]
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Top Ideas for Decorating Your Living Room with Area Rugs

Area rugs can be a functional and decorative addition to any room. Usually made from natural materials like jute and sisal, area rugs come in endless colours and patterns. Forget about those extravagant home renovations. Instead, see how the right rug can alter the appearance of your living room and upgrade your home's ambience and visual appeal. Importance of Area Rugs in Home Decoration When you’re looking for new ideas to give your home Read more [...]
Commercial vs. Residential Carpets

Commercial vs. Residential Carpets: What’s the Difference?

If you’re a property owner or manager, you'll likely need new carpeting eventually. When the time comes, you may be surprised by the varieties available. There are two general grades of carpets: residential and commercial. You wouldn’t want to install a commercial carpet in your living room and, likewise, you probably don't want a residential carpet in your office. Either way, you want something that looks great but is also functional for the Read more [...]
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Laminate Flooring Vs. Hardwood Flooring (Let’s Compare)

Your flooring is one of the first design elements guests notice about your home. To that end, hardwood is one of the most popular flooring options and has a naturally inviting appearance and timeless appeal. While many older homes with traditional decor have hardwood, newer ones often incorporate laminate, which looks like hardwood at a fraction of the cost. Are you in the process of designing or remodelling your home but can’t decide between Read more [...]
Hardwood Flooring Problems

Effective Ways to Deal with Common Hardwood Flooring Problems

Hardwood flooring increases the value of your home, while making it more comfortable. Aside from being natural, warm and attractive, it’s durable and comes in a range of colours and grain styles. Despite these benefits, however, certain problems can (and do) occur during and after its installation. Hardwood flooring is expensive, and you may have a hard time replacing it when it gets damaged. That’s why it’s best to acquaint yourself Read more [...]
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Excellent Flooring Choices for Different Attic Spaces

Are you not using your attic? Why not? Many homeowners leave their attics unused. But it can be put to many purposes, from a storage space to a home office or guest room. And kids love playing in secluded areas, so why not turn it into a playroom? But, before you start renovating, there are certain factors to consider, such as flooring.Let’s look at the different ways you can transform your attic and what type of flooring is appropriate for Read more [...]
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5 Effective Ways to Choose Wall-to-Wall Carpet Colours

Carpeting is a great way to cushion your floor. It can add warmth, colour and texture to any décor style. Choosing the best one, however, isn’t easy. You need to consider fibre type, quality, pattern and colour. Usually, selecting the colour is the hardest decision. This is because wall-to-wall carpeting occupies a room’s entire surface area and the colour you select can dramatically alter its mood and appearance. That’s why you should need Read more [...]
Wooden Staircases

7 Stylish Wooden Staircases That’ll Blow Your Mind

Do you have plans to buy or remodel a detached two-storey house or duplex apartment? As these structures have two units on top of one another, the independent floors are connected by a flight of stairs. So, you should pay close attention when selecting one prior to constructing or refurbishing your dream home. Wooden staircases are especially durable and elegant, and come in several iterations. To help you decide on the type that’s best for you, Read more [...]