The Best Flooring for Your Workout Room

Some of us have gym memberships, and some of us run through the park. But if you’re lucky enough to have a room in your home sectioned off for exercise, you’ll want to make sure that it’s equipped not only with the best dumbbells but also the best floors. Here at Floor Coverings International Northshore, we offer a…

Our Top 4 Kitchen Flooring Picks

Nothing says “renovation” like tearing out your floor and replacing it with something new and refreshing. Your kitchen is a great place to start the upheaval since it sees frequent use and long-term exposure to food, moisture, bacteria, and more. When it comes time to find your new flooring, you'll have to choose between materials…

Interview with Vancouver’s Clarafying My Life

Floor Coverings International Northshore is delighted to unveil the latest installment in our Designer Influencer Interview Series. Clara Campedelli authors popular parenting and homeschooling blog Clarafying My Life. You can follow Clara on Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Google+. Please tell us a little about yourself. I am a homeschooling mom of three children (13, 10, 8).  I live in beautiful Vancouver,…

3 Flooring Ideas for Coastal Style

Do you wish your home felt more like a breezy beach cottage? Whether you live on the Vancouver waterfront or not, you can add touches of light, airy coastal style into your space. Coastal design is all about natural textures and light, bright colors – elements that bring to mind the natural environment. To help…

4 Tips for Maintaining Your Carpet

Have you recently installed new carpet? Are you planning to? Fresh new carpeting can really perk up a home, but Burnaby homeowners often find it challenging to maintain their carpet over many years. Fortunately, our experts from Floor Coverings International Northshore have a few tips to help you keep your carpet looking great: 1. Vacuum Regularly To maintain…

Interview with BC’s Jenny Lutes

Floor Coverings International Northshore is pleased to bring you the latest installment of our Designer Influencer Interview Series. British Columbia’s own Jenny Lutes blogs about a wide variety of subjects, including DIY, décor, and motherhood. You can follow Jenny on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and Facebook. Please tell us a little about yourself. We just moved from the Coast to…

Best Flooring Options for Cozy Spaces

As the chilly North Vancouver winter sets in, we find ourselves spending more time indoors to enjoy the warmth and comfort of home. At Floor Coverings International Northshore, creating a cozy room starts with the flooring. Here are some of our top ideas for soft floor coverings for your favorite room in the house. Carpet Carpet is the clear choice…

3 Ways to Brighten Your Home This Winter

Winter can be dark and dreary, especially in Vancouver and the greater Pacific Northwest. When the clouds roll in and the sun hides for days on end, it’s important to find ways to bring light into the home. Check out these tips for brightening your spaces and finding warmth even on the darkest days. Let…

How To Winterize Your Yard and Patio

As the rain falls and the wind blows, it is clear that winter is on its way and the season for backyard BBQs has come to an end. Use these tips to winterize your outdoor spaces and preserve your patio and yard accessories for next summer. Store the Furniture Leaving your patio furniture out in…

Interview with Pacific Northwest Blogger and Podcaster Joyful Courage

At Floor Coverings International Northshore, we love to bring you creative insight and perspectives from some of the Internet’s most influential people. Our latest interview features Pacific Northwest resident Casey of the website Joyful Courage. You can follow Casey on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook here and here. Please tell us a little about yourself. My name is Casey…