Category - Floor Care

All About Bamboo Flooring
All About Bamboo Flooring Posted: July 30, 2015

While bamboo isn't exactly a type of hardwood, it is a hard surface flooring option that can provide a unique look. Bamboo offers many stylish options in terms of colour, and the planks are recognizable by their knotty look. They're beautiful, natural, du…
8 Things to Know About Bamboo Flooring    While bamboo isn't exactly a type of hardwood, it IS a hard surface flooring option that can provide a unique look. Bamboo offers many s…

Hardwood Floors and Humidity
Hardwood Floors and Humidity Posted: January 20, 2015

By maintaining the humidity levels in your home, you will help to ensure your floor remains covered by our warranties and keep it in shape to perform its best.
Hardwood Floors & Humidity Depending on where you live, winter may bring more than holidays, snowmen, and ski days. With winter usually comes low humidity levels. If you have h…

Outdoor Living
Outdoor Living Posted: March 18, 2014

If you have a patio or deck that you would like to make more comfortable (whether it's concrete or poolside tiles), installing outdoor carpeting over many surfaces is a viable option.
Outdoor carpet for your outdoor living space! It's that time of year when people start preparing their outdoor living areas for the warmer months. In late spring and early summ…

Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact
Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact Posted: February 25, 2014

In today's world of flooring options, you have more choices than ever if you're looking to renovate your bathroom. If you're not sure if you want to go the way of vinyl, but maybe have your heart set on hardwood, we have the breakdown for you here.
Bathrooms: Small Spaces, Big Impact What works well underfoot in the bathroom? The answer is just about anything! Picture your bathroom. Now, picture it again, but replace the fl…

Carpet Cleaning Test
Carpet Cleaning Test Posted: November 13, 2013

Our store in Richmond put the Mohawk SmartStrand Silk Carpet to the ultimate test. For three weeks, customers were invited to make a giant mess. Do you think it cleaned up? Yes! And we have pictures to prove it.
The ultimate carpet cleaning test. October & November 2013 Our License To Spill Event is well under way and we are having lots of fun and success in our stores. Our location in R…

Hard Surface Flooring Care
Hard Surface Flooring Care Posted: September 24, 2013

Learn how to keep your hardwood and laminate floors looking great while standing up to the toughest household conditions. By taking a few easy steps, your floors can maintain their "new" appearance for years to come.
Hard Surface Floor Care. Learn how to keep it looking great while standing up to the toughest household conditions. Maintenance Guidelines: Use a damp cloth to blot up spill…

Spot & Stain Removal
Spot & Stain Removal Posted: September 23, 2013

Get tips on how to remove spots and stains in your carpet and laminate floors. We offer a basic guideline on what to do if your floor gets a little too dirty!
Spot and stain removal. Stains and Soil: 
The majority of stain complaints are actually soil related. For example, many sugar-based spills, such as soft drinks and coffee, leave …

Modern Vinyl Flooring
Modern Vinyl Flooring Posted: September 18, 2013

Today's technology has come a long way, and vinyl flooring has benefited tremendously. Easy to clean, super affordable, and with modern designs, vinyl should not be dismissed. It is an excellent option for your home.
Vinyl flooring is a modern option. The vinyl flooring that is manufactured today is a durable, stylish and economical choice for any room in your home. New technology has helped …

Hardwood Facts & Floor Care
Hardwood Facts & Floor Care Posted: September 16, 2013

Find out more detailed information about having natural hardwood floors in your home, as well as floor care practices. These tips will help educate you and manage expectations about this gorgeous natural product.
Hardwood Flooring – facts and floor care. A hardwood floor provides natural beauty. However, being a natural product, it has several characteristics that must be considered. At …

Carpet Floor Care
Carpet Floor Care Posted: September 4, 2013

Easy, proactive steps will keep your carpet looking good over time. Follow these simple tips to prolong the life of your favourite carpet.
Carpet care. Easy, proactive steps will keep your carpet looking good over time. Don't Track Dirt Inside 
Placing walk-off mats outside all entrances will help absorb soil and m…