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How much does it cost to install commercial carpet?


When it's time to replace the carpeting in your office or commercial space, many people looking to stretch their budget focus on the cost of the carpet material itself.  While it's true that the cost of the carpet itself does greatly contribute to the overall cost of the project, the installation and assorted other labour components can add up to be just as much as the carpet itself!  Here's the six main components that make up...

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What does a teacup, a trashcan, and an entrance mat have in common?


They'll all hold water, but the bigger it is...the more it holds before it overflows! All of our mats are made to order, so we get requests for custom-sized mats all the time - and that's exactly what we love to do!  But the most common problem we see is that people often want to undersize their matting compared to what their building needs based on foot traffic. Imagine you've got a leaky roof, and it's pouring rain outside.  You've...

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Posted August 14, 2020 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

How can you earn customer trust as a reopening retailer?


Governments worldwide are working on detailed plans for the “new normal” of life during - and after - COVID-19.  Although different regions may be in different phases, it's good business to plan ahead and be ready for what's ahead.  Here in BC, the provincial government has released a multi-phase plan for restarting the economy and these plans put the onus on individual businesses to plot their path forward safely, responsibly, and carefully. As businesses begin planning for...

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Posted August 6, 2020 in Uncategorized, Flooring|0 Comments