Archive for November, 2012

Congrats to Balandra Developments!

Posted on November 23, 2012 by Jared

[Edit] Balandra is the winner of “Best Single Family Detached Home over 2,000 Sq. Ft. over $750,000”!

Congratulations to Balandra Developments for being a 2012 Georgie Awards® finalist!

Dunlin Shore

Every year, the Canadian Home Builders’ Association of British Columbia recognizes excellence in home building by hosting the prestigious Georgie Awards®. The Dunlin Shore by Balandra Developments is a 2012 finalist in the categories “Best Single Family Detached Home over 2,000 Sq. Ft. over $750,000” and “Best Single Family Kitchen under $100,000”.

The Eco Floor Store is proud to have supplied and installed eco-friendly flooring throughout this energy efficient home, including FSC Certified Ernest Hemingway® engineered hardwood floors.

+ Learn more about The Dunlin Shore

+ Learn more about the Georgie Awards®

Go Beyond the Surface: November 2012

Posted on November 20, 2012 by Jared

We’re Colour Crazy!

We’ve gone a little colour crazy here at The Eco Floor Store! From happy pastels, wild pigments and cultivated neutrals, we’ve got the perfect colour for your project.

Colours Inspired by Nature

Our new hardwood floor collection is full of idealism, romance and memories.

Inspired by nature – fruits, flowers and herbs – the Idyllic Spirit Collection by Karelia Hardwood Floors is available in six soft colours: pink primrose, pale peach, green apple, mint, bluebell, and blue lily.

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Bold Colour Infusion

Feeling a little more bold? Then the Provenza Infusion Collection is for you!

Provenza Hardwood Purple Rain

This eye-catching hardwood flooring is infused with acrylic and organic pigments that combine vibrant colours with the natural beauty of wood grain. Made with curly/figured Maple, the collection features ten colours including black panther, endless blue, moulin rouge, shocking green and purple rain.

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Mango Wood

One of our newest additions to The Eco Floor Store family is this unique engineered hardwood floor made with sustainably harvested Mango wood.

The Trail Creek Collection by Ernest Hemingway® Hardwood Flooring is naturally distressed and handcrafted. Select from four rustic colours: buckskin, butternut, musket and silver leaf.

Trail Creek Collection by Ernest Hemingway

Eco Fact

Mango fruit trees are often replaced every seven to 15 years when they no longer yield the best fruit; the old trees are then used for their durable lumber.

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Farrow Ball WallpaperMore Colours at McBurney Junction

McBurney Junction is one of our favourite home decor and gift-ware boutiques. Located in the heart of Langley, you’ll find an amazing selection of home accessories (we love their knobs and clocks!), designer jewelry, artisan furniture and much more!

You’ll also find sought-after Farrow & Ball paints and painted wallpapers. With 132 water-based colours and dozens of textured wallpapers, you’re sure to find the perfect touch of colour for each room in your home.

Visit them at 20528 Fraser Hwy or online at


Nature Inspired Pastel Hardwood Floors

Posted on November 1, 2012 by Jared

We’re excited to introduce our new pastel coloured, eco-friendly hardwood flooring at The Eco Floor Store.

The Idyllic Spirit Collection by Karelia Hardwood Floors is inspired by nature – fruit, flowers and herbs – and offers six beautiful colours: pink primrose, pale peach, green apple, mint, bluebell and blue lily. Made in Finland with locally sourced raw materials, the Idyllic Spirit Collection is made with white Oak and finished with benzene free, low VOC and LEED compliant Osmo Polyx®-Oil.

Karelia Hardwood Floors - Primrose


Karelia Hardwood Floors - Green AppleKarelia Hardwood Floors - Blue Bell























To view plank samples, visit our design showroom in Surrey or schedule a Lunch & Learn.