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Pre-shop now and pay during the Sale event. Star Tile is Niagara’s only importer and distributor of ceramic tile. During this, our Annual Sale-A-Bration, prices are slashed drastically from our everyday low prices.

Hundreds of thousands of square feet of in-stock ceramic tile.

Star Tile Carpet One is springing into the new season with fresh ideas for the home. From flooring to accessories, and all things in between, the local retailer proudly serves as a continuous source of home design information and inspiration for their customers. With the help of professional interior designers, the flooring experts have compiled content to inspire refreshed spaces within their customers’ homes this spring season.

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Star Tile Carpet One is putting the spotlight on pet-friendly living during their Relax, it’s… Lees Flooring Sale. From muddy paws to accidental “messes,” the flooring retailer knows that life with pets can leave not only flooring vulnerable, but the whole home. To keep their customers pet-related mess at a minimum, Star Tile Carpet One has compiled advice on how to protect and maintain a pet-friendly home.

When it comes to keeping carpets clean, the muddy months of spring can certainly put a homeowner’s care and maintenance skills to the test. In a household with pets and children, stains may be a year-round battle. In anticipation of the messy months ahead, Star Tile Carpet One compiled cleaning tips and techniques for some of carpet’s toughest stains. In addition to the advice provided here, the flooring retailer also offers a free Stain First Aid app and an exclusive Video Series to help their customers tackle over 50 of the most common household stains.

Star Tile Carpet One collaborated with top industry experts and interior designers to compile and organize 2017’s top flooring trends by room. Though, the preferred flooring type varies by space, the overarching trend in the coming year is the continued movement toward natural styles. Products that evoke the look of naturally derived fibers, while simultaneously maintaining a sense of luxury continue to be top sellers. This trend supports the demand by homeowners to create spaces within their homes that are not just visually appealing, but nurture a sense of well-being and comfort.

Star Tile Carpet One, a locally-owned flooring retailer and member of North America’s largest flooring cooperative, is excited to share the benefits of shopping locally. With over 1,000 independently-owned stores, the Carpet One Floor & Home cooperative has seen first-hand the advantages of supporting local business. As a member of a cooperative, Star Tile Carpet One benefits from economies of scale to provide their customers with the best prices, service, and innovative products in the industry, all while fostering democratic values and strengthening local communities.

Star Tile Carpet One’s annual fall issue of Beautiful Design Made Simple, includes a special holiday insert offering customers inspiration, ideas and advice for the upcoming season. In their most recent release, Julie Edelman, The Accidental Housewife, provides stress-relieving tips and an easy guide to preparing for the holidays in her article “Your Sanity-Saving 6 Week Cleaning N’ Preening Holiday Countdown”. The list of “to-dos” offers customers an easy-to-follow timeline that will ensure their homes are prepped and ready for the upcoming holidays.

Star Tile Carpet One recently launched Beautiful Design Insider, to offer customers exclusive inspirational and educational content from accomplished interior designers and home experts. Additionally, Design Insiders will receive advance notice on upcoming Carpet One Floor & Home promotions and special offers.

Star Tile Carpet One is excited to share the color and texture-focused issue of their free digital magazine, Beautiful Design Made Simple. Through this magazine and the Beautiful Design Made Simple blog, the flooring retailer provides customers with home design ideas, inspiration and the latest trends. To read the 2016 Spring Issue of Beautiful Design Made Simple visitBeautifulDesignMadeSimple.com/digitalmagazine or download in the Apple Store.

“Many of our customers are looking to update their home décor right now,” explains Gayle Baltjes-Chataway of Star Tile Carpet One. “With the latest Color & Texture Issue of Beautiful Design Made Simple, we’re able to provide them with ideas and inspiration for achieving new design heights as they welcome the new season.”

 

Carpet One Floor & Home worked with interior designers and product experts to compile 2016 design trends for the entire home. Keeping a home on trend can be as simple as refreshing a few rooms with a new paint color, or as complex as a complete kitchen or bath overhaul. In either circumstance, a homeowner begins by researching and finding inspiration. 

Formaldehyde is an organic chemical commonly used in many applications - from industrial disinfectants to certain kinds of fabric. Formaldehyde is also commonly found in the adhesives used to make engineered and laminate flooring. These adhesives will off-gas trace amounts of free formaldehyde into the air in decreasing concentrations over time. Is this worrisome to have formaldehyde off-gassing into the air in your home? It depends on the concentration.