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Can kids, pets and carpet coexist? Here is the definitive answer

One concern we come across often with our Vancouver and Richmond flooring customers is: “I have kids/pets – can carpet work in my home?” While each household has a different lifestyle and different flooring needs, carpet is appealing for homes with children for many reasons. The great news is, Vancouver-area families do not need to…
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Should I refinish my hardwood floors?

Hardwood floors are an awesome investment, adding value and warmth to your home in the short term, as well as for resale. But eventually, they may need to be refinished. Most floors age like a fine wine, making it hard to know exactly when it is time to give them a little TLC. To take…

Common Flooring Mistakes

We know that buying new floors can be an overwhelming task. We at Floor Coverings International of Richmond, BC are here to help! We’ve put together some common flooring mistakes and how to avoid them to help you with your floor buying process.   Going beyond your budget Blowing your budget on a beautiful new…

Preparing Your Floors for Winter

Now that Fall is officially here in Vancouver and the winter months are just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about preparing your home for the colder weather. Your home’s floors are no exception. Mud, slush, salt and water can cause serious damage to your floors, so it’s important to take steps to…

Caring for Your Hardwood Floors

We at Floor Coverings International of Richmond, BC know that hardwood flooring is one of the most popular flooring choices out there. Its timeless appeal makes it a great choice for almost any style of home. Hardwood flooring is a great investment because it can last for years when cared for properly and will never…

Common Reasons for Creaky Floors

Let’s face it, creaky floors are annoying and we all know it. Whether you’re trying to walk around the house mid-afternoon and avoid waking your baby or you’re sneaking to the fridge for a midnight snack, a creaky floor is going to cramp your style. Have no fear though because Floor Coverings International of Richmond…