Cleaning and Maintaining Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors add tremendous value and visible appeal to your home. However, they aren’t without their issues. While good hardwood floors can last a lifetime, they require ongoing maintenance and proper cleaning practices in order to keep them in good shape for decades to come. Here are some of our top tips for hardwood flooring […]

Laminate is Still a Great Choice – Here’s Why

1. Versatility Laminate flooring comes in all shapes, sizes, colours, hues, patterns, and textures. Additionally, it’s gotten very good at simulating, not only hardwood, but a variety of natural stones and ceramic flooring materials. Laminate flooring is also structurally versatile enough to serve almost any room in the house. It can go in bathrooms and […]

5 Reasons to Choose Carpet

Noise Reduction Carpet is proven to be 10 times more efficient in reducing noise compared to other flooring options. It’s also proven to be better suited to entertainments set-ups that include speakers and other equipment, because it helps improve the sound. Due to the vibrations being absorbed into the layers of carpeting and not reflecting […]

Wide Plank Oak Hardwood Floors

Wide plank hardwood flooring has become the hottest trend in wood flooring throughout the Okanagan. Popular with new construction and major renovations, wide plank hardwood flooring comes in a wide variety of colors, styles, lengths, thicknesses, and species to suit most budgets and design requirements. Perhaps the most popular wide plank styles are the wide […]

Winter Precautions for Hardwood Floors

Avid Okanagan winter enthusiasts will be pleased with our probably quite happy with our recent snowfall and colder temperatures. Here at Small’s Tile & Flooring, we’re really excited to hit the slopes of Big White Ski Resort which opens this Saturday. But cooler temperatures and wet or dry conditions bring new concerns for the care […]

Pros and Cons of Laminate Flooring

If you are considering a new laminate floor, here are some pros and cons to consider before you purchase. Individuals with pets or children tend to gravitate to laminate flooring. It is super easy to clean and holds up to the busiest and messiest tenants in your home. The appearance of this floor will outlast […]