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Popular flooring trends for 2017

One of the biggest trends for 2017 are the color and stain flooring. More people selecting darker stains for their floors for their new homes than it was 4 years ago which we are expecting to grow even more over the coming months. The trends of grays, blondes and whites will general fade away over time as new home buyers will definitely moving this direction.

Dark hardwood floors

Espresso, brown (Dark matte look), Jacobean and other dark hardwood floor stains will continue to be trend; they have staying power because of their sheer boldness.
With the trendy selections you will have to be careful with this choice because darker floors require more maintenance. They show dirt, debris, and scratches more readily than lighter floors.

hardwood floors (hand-scraped)

The rustic look is the name of the game––it was in a year ago and that’s not going to change anytime soon. The handcrafted artistic is in, and this carries over to hardwood floors as well.

Matte finishes

A matte finish is a great choice if you would like to accentuate the natural look of the wood. A matte finish does not reflect as much light as a glossy floor does. Matte finishes also do not show as much dirt, debris, and damage as high-gloss finishes.

Eco-friendly finishes

In recent years, the flooring industry has improved to growing consumer concerns about the eco-friendliness and safety of home improvement products, including hardwood floor finishes but this wasn’t a quick turn around however over the years many companies have met the requirements of consumers. You can find more information on healthier wood finishes visit at ecohome

Looking for expert advice, Contact Focus on Flooring Toronto and will be happy to help you choose the best flooring for your home!

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