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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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A picturesque old log cabin sits in a sunny valley with a large mountain in the distance through a clearing in the nearby forest.

Canada 150

As you know well by the proliferation of Canada 150 sentiments, posts and quips on the internet, this July 1st is a special Canada Day. 150 years ago, Quebec, Ontario, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick were consolidated as provinces under the Dominion of Canada. The Canadian Encyclopedia calls it “the first step” that would eventually fulfill the vision of a unified country “from sea to sea...
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Brick wall with shelves packed with thick white candles in a restaurant called Anejo.

Anejo: Restaurant Design At It's Best

As I enter Anejo for the first time, I’m thrilled to notice that this establishment meets all of the requirements for great restaurant design. Because Anejo is a Mexican restaurant, it’s important the feel is communicated while still keeping things up to date and in the realm of design that Calgarians appreciate and respond to...
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A couple stand happily under some wallpaper gone wrong, laughing about with the Floorscapes logo on the right.

The Official Comeback of Wallpaper

If you’re an avid Pinner or Houzz-a-holic like we are, you’ve noticed that wallpaper has come back in a big, bold way. And we love it. To preface, today’s wall coverings are not your grandmother’s dining room wallpaper. Bold patterns accented with geometrics, texture, foils and - yes - velvet, are anything but ordinary and can instantly add punch to a room...
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A rug with someones feet enjoying its texture, the text, 'Check Out Our Amazing Gallery' occupies the right of the photo.

Rugs for Days

Not surprisingly, we love a good rug. And we mean LOVE! We recently started carrying a gorgeous line of stunning, surprisingly affordable area rugs and we cannot get enough. If you’re not 100% sold on the benefits of area rugs, tune in to Martha Stewart below for her thoughts on the matter...
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Soft light entering a beautifully furnished nursery with light Parquet flooring.

The Comeback of Parquet Flooring

Parquet flooring was first introduced in the 1600’s in Versailles, France. The installation of parquet was very labour intensive and required a high skillset and expert craftsmanship. Wood was cut up into geometric pieces and then glued down to the substrate, scraped, scrubbed, sanded and then finished...
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