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Natural sheep wool and wire brush in bamboo basket with traditional wooden spinning wheel in the Karen tribal village in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Wool Carpet Manifesto

There’s a reason wool is such a desirable textile. Its insulating abilities are second to none, it is very light, durable and its finer strains are especially beautiful and soft to the touch. For about 8,000 years wool has been used as a choice material for clothing, blankets, carpets and upholstery...
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Indoor Air Pollution

Indoor Air Pollution

It’s common knowledge nowadays that indoor air quality is a serious health concern. Doctors and industry officials say that indoor air pollution is generally worse than outdoor. Respiratory problems, migraines and compromised immune systems are some of the risks here...
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Corkwood by TORLYS

Corkwood by TORLYS: An Innovation in Cork Flooring

It’s a simple combination, but it’s kind of brilliant. By combining the properties of cork with the aesthetic depth of hardwood, TORLYS created a floor covering that strikes a nice balance between form and function: it is beautiful and sustainable, yet aesthetically and functionally versatile...
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Midcentury Modern Entranceway

Resurgence of Midcentury Modern

You may have noticed that our website hosts a lot of Modern design. As a Calgary flooring provider, we can and do work with a variety of styles and tastes, but whether consciously or sub-consciously, we keep favoring Modern design in our projects and our room scenes. We asked ourselves the question, why do we love Modern design so much? And in particular Midcentury Modern...
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On a worn wooden surface painted light blue lay a retro pair of studio headphones and a few assorted 45s

Intro to 'Luxury Vinyl'

In the world of music, vinyl has old school charm. In the world of flooring, memories of vinyl sheet goods (or linoleum), are not quite nostalgic... Lino was a good affordable floor twenty years ago, but is now considered kitsch and has an unsavory, plastic look to it...
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The inside of a rustic wooden cabin with very distinctive hardwood floors.

Hardwood Manifesto

There’s a reason that hardwood floors have been consistently warming Calgary homes for over a century. On top of their durability and unmatched utility as a comfortable but very cleanable surface, the intricate natural beauty of true wood grain is unparalleled...
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