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Tile or hardwood in the kitchen: Which is better?

There is no doubt that the kitchen is the room in your house that takes on the most wear and tear. Spills, dropped pots and utensils, food that boils over, crafts time, and tons of foot traffic mean you need kitchen flooring that can keep up with all the action. When choosing the right flooring…
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What your flooring says about you

Taking your lifestyle into consideration when selecting flooring is so important! Living in Vancouver offers unique opportunities for adventure and fun! Whether you’re hiking in the mountains every day or just want a safe place for the kids to play when it rains, you need flooring that keeps up with your lifestyle! Below are four…
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Mudrooms: Should you use laminate, hardwood or tile flooring?

Of all the rooms in your house, the mudroom probably takes the biggest beating. Wet, muddy boots, pointed heels, umbrellas, soaked coats, gloves, backpacks tossed onto the floor and bags of groceries that spill their contents are just some of the action your mudroom gets, especially in the fall in Vancouver. Your flooring bears the…

The History of Travertine

Travertine is a type of natural stone that has been used in home construction for thousands of years. This stone is a form of limestone and eventually will turn to marble if left untouched, making it a very durable material. Floor Coverings International of Richmond, British Columbia is bringing you a short, but interesting history…

5 Bathroom Remodeling Tips Before You Start Your Project

Starting a bathroom remodeling project can be both an exciting and an apprehensive process. At Floor Coverings International Richmond, British Columbia we've seen our clients biting their nails hoping to make the best choices so they can turn their outdated bathroom into the serene spa that they always dreamed about. If you are getting ready…

Kitchen Flooring Options

Here at Floor Coverings International of Richmond, British Columbia, serving the Vancouver and North Vancouver areas, we are often asked to assist homeowners with kitchen renovations. The kitchen is one of the most important areas in a home as it often needs to serve as both a gathering area and a place of practicality. Here…