Residential

TORLYS History

TORLYS, founded in 1988, is a flooring company specializing in beautiful, easy to maintain, smart and green flooring. TORLYS Cork, Hardwood, Laminate and Leather floors are available through a worldwide network of specialized dealers. TORLYS is headquartered in a 86,000 sq. ft. facility in Mississauga, Ontario and has a warehouse in Vancouver, British Columbia with another 31,000 sq. ft. facility scheduled to open in December, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta.

At TORLYS, we make beautiful, long lasting floors,
but not at the expense of the environment.

TORLYS is a privately owned company founded in 1988 by founding partners Fernando Luz and Anibal Claudino. The name TORLYS is derived from Toronto (TOR) and Lisbon (LYS).

  • The company was originally started as a general building products and flooring distributor serving the Central Ontario building supply and commercial hardwood flooring markets.

TORLYS Canada Head Office

1900 Derry Road East
Mississauga, Ontario
Canada L5S 1Y6

Phone: 905.612.8772
Fax: 905.612.9049
Toll Free: 800.461.2573

  • In 1991, current President and CEO Peter Barretto joined TORLYS, and the previously broad-based regional building materials supplier was streamlined to focus on becoming an international floor covering distribution specialist.
  • Since 1988, TORLYS has successfully become one of the fastest-growing flooring companies in Canada.

TORLYS building