Consider the Direction of Your Hardwood Flooring

So, you’ve decided that you want to upgrade your hardwood floors, and you have already started to explore the options in terms of materials, finishes, widths and general looks. However, have you also considered the direction of the flooring? This is not a question homeowners often ponder when first considering new floors, but it is…

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Should You or Shouldn’t You Get Stair Runners

It is interesting to ask people about the use of stair runners. Many people say they prefer to leave their hardwood stairs exposed to show off the warmth of the wood and the elegant style they create. Some like the hominess of wooden stairs and others have never thought of any other way than to…

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Top 2 Options for Basement Flooring

Finishing a basement to turn it into a livable space is a very common project for homeowners all over the country. Whether you want to turn the basement into a large laundry and storage area, or you are expanding your living space with another family room, bedroom, home gym, home office, and more, the basement…

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Spring is an Ideal Season for New Wood Flooring

Spring is an Ideal Season for New Wood Flooring

Have you been spending the winter months planning some sort of home improvement or renovation projects? Did you dedicate weeks or even months to choosing colors, floor plans, finishes, layouts and any number of materials? Even if your answer is no, and you are only just considering some work inside of your home, the coming…

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5 Tips for Preventing Hardwood Floor Fading

5 Tips for Preventing Hardwood Floor Fading

As hardwood floors age, they do change a bit in appearance. Natural hardwood is a beautiful addition to any home, but because it is natural, it will undergo some changes due to light exposure, chemical exposure, and regular wear and tear. For many homeowners, the fading color of their hardwood floors is a beautiful thing,…

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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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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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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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Top 3 Reasons to Consider Dark Hardwood

Top 3 Reasons to Consider Dark Hardwood

One of the most talked-about trends in hardwood flooring right now is ultra dark hardwood, anything from espresso brown to jet black. In the early oughts, blond wood was making a major comeback, so it’s no surprise that the latest and greatest look right now is leaning in the opposite direction. While we caution anyone…

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Why Hiring Flooring Experts is Better Than DIY

Why Hiring Flooring Experts is Better Than DIY

There comes a time in every homeowner’s life when they take a look at their floors and decide it’s time to change them. No matter whether your old flooring is carpet, linoleum, or laminate, it can become dull and lifeless over time. No amount of cleaning can fix all faults. It may even appear to…

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