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Flooring is one of those things that, no matter where you look, it often ends up costing you more money than you’d like to spend. Fortunately, Floors Now provides the absolute best prices in Canada on virtually every kind of flooring. Even still, there ar…
How to save money on your next flooring purchase Flooring is one of those things that, no matter where you look, it often ends up costing you more money than you’d like to…

If you want to give your home a more rugged, natural feel, check out these rustic decorating ideas for your floor.
5 Ways to Have Your Home Feel More Rustic If you're thinking about how you can add value to your home, look no further than your flooring decisions. Today, a lot of people…

Want your work space to be perfect? If you're planning on setting up a home office this winter, check out these home office flooring ideas!
Spice Up Your Office Flooring! To be able to work in an office setting doesn't necessarily mean you have to leave the comfort of your own home (or your pjs!). Nowadays, more…

Wood feature walls offer a rustic, modern touch to any room in your home - and you can do them yourself. Here's the ultimate DIY wood wall guide for homeowners!
“Wood” You like to Know How to Create Your Own Wood Feature Wall? Here's the DIY Guide Wood paneling adds earth tone colors to the wall and an atmosphere of natural warmth to…

3 Clever Ways to Use Laminate Flooring on Your Walls Who would have ever thought that one day someone would come up with the idea to install laminate flooring on the walls of…

Ways To Colour Your Home Posted: October 21, 2016

Picking colours for either the interior or exterior of your home can be a daunting task. Look no further and see how simple it is to choose the palettes for your home.
Your Colour Says It All Deciding on a new fresh colour of paint in your home can seem a tad daunting, but you can find great satisfaction in tackling anything from the smallest…

Ahhh...Autumn! Posted: September 20, 2016

Once again it's Autumn and everything changes with the season. Our lives are rejuvenated. While we are back to work and school, we are influenced by trends and designs in a variety of ways. Home improvements call upon us at this time. Brand names and sug…
Ahhh...Autumn As much as we like to hang on to summer, we swiftly get drawn to the reminder of autumn leaves, their colours and richness that the season can offer. Keep in mind…

Tips for Tile Backsplashes Posted: April 29, 2015

An upgrade to your tile backsplash in the kitchen or bathroom is an easy way to modernize an aspect of your home at a relatively low price. Get tips on how to create a high visual impact, relatively quick and inexpensively.
Tips for tile backsplashes An upgrade to your tile backsplash in the kitchen or bathroom is an easy way to modernize an aspect of your home at a relatively low price. These areas…

Attention Home Designers: Are you looking for some new bold designs to refresh your home or impress your clients? If so, we may just have a new way to look at Flooring Design.
Flooring Design: 7 ideas to inspire creativity Is the Home Designer in you feeling energized and creative this Spring? Are you looking for some new bold design ideas to refresh…

Floor Your Walls Posted: January 30, 2015

Putting flooring on interior walls may seem old-fashioned, but it's a trend that is making a comeback. From tile to hardwood to LVT, there may just be something for the interior designer in you.
Flooring for Your Walls It's a unique (but not totally unheard of!) concept, and it's gaining traction on popular sites like Pinterest. Putting floor boards up on a feature…

Area Rug Do's And Don'ts Posted: April 24, 2014

Just like hanging up a picture or artwork, or designing anything else around your home, there are do's and there are don'ts to decorating a space with an area rug.
How to Decorate with Area Rugs ~ Floors Now edition. If you have hard surface flooring, whether it be hardwood, tile, laminate, or otherwise, at some point or another, you may…

How To Measure A Room Properly Posted: April 7, 2014

If you are installing flooring in your home, you'll need to figure out how to properly measure your room first. This is the first step to any home renovation, as it will determine how much product you need to buy and what your budget will be.
How to properly measure a room to buy flooring. Whether you are planning on installing carpet, laminate, hardwood, vinyl, cork, tile, or even adding an area rug in your home,…

Hardwood, Hard Choices! Posted: January 31, 2014

In today's world of flooring options, choosing the right hardwood can be a hard decision. Here is a breakdown of the different options that are available to you, by characteristics, color, pattern, etc.
Hardwood, Hard choices In today's world of flooring options, choosing the right hardwood can be a hard decision. You might know that you want to install hardwood in your home, but…

Chevron Floors: To V Or Not To V? Posted: November 27, 2013

The "chevron" is a popular pattern in an inverted V formation. It has become a modern design motif that mixes old world charm into the contemporary home. Our question: Have you thought about it for your floors? We've got some ideas for you.
To V or Not To V? Chevron Flooring Designs Chevron is a popular pattern in an inverted V formation. This design has really made a comeback in retail stores and on Pinterest.…

Layers Upon Layers Posted: November 14, 2013

Layering area rugs is a big trend in home fashion this year. We showcase some great ideas from interior designers and a celebrity! Read more about this simple and exciting way to refresh your space.
Layers Upon Layers Make your floors inviting. It seems one of the latest trends in flooring is both fun and easy to implement. Layering area rugs on top of each other, smaller on…

Fall Decorating Ideas Posted: October 17, 2013

We love interior design and have scoured the web for this year's favourite Fall decorating ideas. These simple additions to your home can help create a cozy atmosphere as we get ready for colder weather. Here are the top picks.
Make your home feel cozy this Fall. We love interior design and have scoured the web for this year's favourite Fall decorating ideas. These simple additions to your home can…

Design on a Dime Posted: August 21, 2013

It doesn't cost anything to get started. Follow these simple steps and you'll be closer to your flooring goals in no time!
Design on a Dime Putting the perfect floor into your home doesn't have to break the bank. Follow these money-saving ideas and you'll find yourself feeling comfortable underfoot…

Measurements Posted: July 25, 2013

If you want to get an idea of how many square feet you'll need, here are a few measuring tips that can help.
Measurements Quick Measurement Tips Here are a few tips to get an idea of how much flooring you will need to purchase for your space. We strongly recommend having your installer…

Installation Posted: July 12, 2013

Whether you're a do-it-yourselfer or you require professional assistance, we can help you throughout the installation process.
Installation Whether you're a do-it-yourselfer or you require professional assistance, we can help you throughout the installation process. Come into any Floors Now location and…

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