Posts Tagged ‘hardwood’

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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3 Tips for Choosing the Right Flooring for Your Home

When you think of quality or luxury flooring, you probably automatically think of hardwood floors. The thing is, though, while it’s beautiful and durable, hardwood isn’t always the best choice. Sometimes it’s just too expensive, and others it really won’t look right with the style of your home and décor. In fact, a lot of…

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Choosing Flooring for Your Bedroom

Often when renovations or new designs are going on, you’ll hear about people agonizing over the flooring in the kitchen, bathrooms, laundry areas, and sometimes even the living room. They aren’t sure if they should choose beautiful (but expensive!) hardwood, or versatile (but environmentally unfriendly) vinyl in wet areas; they aren’t sure if they should…

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Top 5 Durable Flooring Options for 2015

There are times when the durability of a floor is its most important quality. Maybe you are redoing the flooring in a mudroom or other entrance to your home. It is also important that the floors of bathrooms and laundry rooms have the durability to withstand constant changes in humidity. The flooring in a cabin…

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