What type of carpet is the most durable?

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When investing in a carpet for their home, most people’s first consideration is the aesthetic quality of the carpet. Yet, while that’s obviously important, it shouldn’t be the only consideration. The durability of the carpet should be a factor, too. After all, if you’re going to go through the process of selecting and installing a…

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What are the pros and cons of installing carpet in a new home?

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Carpet is one of the most popular choices for new homes. Around 50% of floors in homes in Canada and the US are carpeted. Like everything in life, there are pros and cons of carpets. In this informative guide, we’ll explore the advantages and disadvantages to help you choose the perfect flooring for your home. …

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Why do wood floors make noise?

Why do wood floors make noise?

Hardwood floors are among the most popular flooring type for homeowners. They add character to your home, and their durability increases your curb appeal. Relators estimate the ROI for wood flooring is 70-80 percent. It can increase your home’s resale value by over two percent.  Wood floors have also been known to last a long…

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Is Vinyl Flooring Right for You?

Is Vinyl Flooring Right for You?

Perhaps you read the phrase vinyl flooring and inwardly groaned? That is probably because you are thinking of old fashioned and/or outdated types of vinyl flooring. This would be the kind that was easily recognizable as a solid sheet of soft vinyl rolled out and cut to fit the space. While it was durable, it…

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5 Reasons Hardwood Floors Are Perfect for Commercial Spaces

5 Reasons Hardwood Floors Are Perfect for Commercial Spaces

While hardwood flooring is one of the most versatile flooring options available, it’s not the most common choice for commercial spaces. Tile and concrete tend to be more requested, thought we’ve seen a growing trend of businesses choosing natural flooring options. The fact is that hardwood has some major benefits for commercial properties that can…

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Autumn Is the Ideal Time for Ottawa Flooring Improvements

While it is still summer and we have many more weeks of warm weather, long days and time for leisure, autumn is right around the proverbial corner. This means it is a great time to beginning planning your Ottawa flooring improvements. After all, the end of the summer brings with it some changes that make…

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Your Top Flooring Solution

Your Top Flooring Solution

Looking to start a new flooring project? Are you in the middle of a new home renovation process, but you can’t decide between new hardwood floors or a stunning area rug? Ottawa Diamond Flooring can help! This dynamic company offers several different professional flooring options to suit your needs. Consultants can offer free estimates for…

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Modern? Traditional? How to Compromise When It Comes to Kitchen Design

Modern? Traditional? How to Compromise When It Comes to Kitchen Design

Whether you are redesigning your kitchen with your significant other whose style doesn’t match your own, or your own tastes are a bit all over the place, it can be hard to know how to marry traditional and modern styles. At Ottawa Diamond Flooring, we have seen countless examples of how two seemingly opposite styles…

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The Case for Carpet

The Case for Carpet

It’s no secret that home buyers love hardwood. Over and over, DIY shows, realtors, home designers, and other industry professionals reiterate the fact that hardwood floors are among the most requested home features. But if you are comfortably settled in your home, and not planning to sell any time soon, there may be more than…

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