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The 3 Best Types of Flooring for Pet Owners

Ready to start a new flooring project, but not sure what will hold up against your dog, cat, lizard, rabbit, parrot, pig, or tiny horse? The experts at Floor Coverings International Southlake are here today to look into the best types of flooring for pet owners. Before we dive in, let’s lay out the criteria that determine whether…
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Prefinished or Unfinished Hardwoods: Understanding the Pros and Cons

Gone are the days when all hardwood flooring was installed as unfinished planks. Today, a lot of hardwood flooring is prefinished at the factory. For homeowners and business owners alike, questions arise about whether unfinished or prefinished wood is the best option. The answer to this quandary depends on your circumstances and preferences. Installation of…
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Have a European Affair With Chevron Hardwood Flooring

Are you a Southlake homeowner seeking the perfect hardwood floors? Floor Coverings International Southlake has a match for you. Our local Southlake services are backed by national buying power to ensure that you get the best hardwood flooring at the greatest value for your home. We’re a locally operated business with an imaginative reach that is truly continental,…
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4 Eco-Friendly Flooring Options

Carpet, tile, hardwood, vinyl, stone—there are countless flooring options available to match any aesthetic. But which materials have the least impact on our environment? At Floor Coverings International Southlake, our flooring experts work hard to find the best material for your space. Since more and more Southlake families are seeking out eco­friendly flooring, we’ve put together a list…
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4 Tips for Extending the Life of Your New Carpet

New carpeting is a significant investment, and our Southlake customers often ask us for advice on how to maintain it. At Floor Coverings International Southlake, we provide expert advice; not just on flooring purchase and installation, but also on how to best care for your new flooring. Here are four tips to ensure your carpets stay in tip-top…
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A Guide to Basement Flooring

When it comes to finishing or remodeling a basement you need flooring that’s both durable and comfortable. Basements are, by nature, less welcoming spaces. They often feature little to no natural light and tend to be colder than other rooms. In comparison to a kitchen or living room, a homeowner needs to work extra hard…
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Designing Your Ideal Laundry Room

In many homes the laundry room tends to be an afterthought, if it even occupies a room of its own at all. Depending on the home, one’s washer and dryer may be in a basement, a kitchen, a mudroom, or even within a walk-in closet. Devoting a room to cleaning clothes is a worthwhile investment…
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Replacing Carpet with Hardwood Floors

What is the value of replacing carpet with hardwood floors? As it turns out there are many positives when homeowners rip out wall-to-wall carpeting and lay down quality hardwood flooring. Let's explore some of those benefits. Durability and Longevity Quality hardwood floors will last for generations. You have only to look at well cared for historical…